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Address: Near Barah Kahu, Islamabad, Pakistan
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Big Dam

Not a tourist place, but I been there by chance, indeed beautiful and clean because it is away from the Civilization

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 23, 2015
Wanna M
Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Not a tourist place, but I been there by chance, indeed beautiful and clean because it is away from the Civilization

Thank Wanna M
Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

This dame was constructed to meet drinking water requirements for citizens of Islamabad specifically but it became visiting place for the people of Pakistan who visits Murree and Islamabad. Motor boating is special event for visitors those comes over here Via this rout from Islamabad is alternate rout to upper Murree too

1 Thank Ghulam M
Islamabad, Punjab, Pakistan
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171 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Rawal dam supplies water to Islamabad . The area around the dam has been developed into a very nice picnic spot and is very popular with families. There is also boating, fishing plus water sports in the lake

2 Thank M Saeed K
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302 reviews
207 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

enjoyed a family picnic and spent the whole day relaxing there.so good for the young ones to be out in the open.we took our own food .

Thank Saintjoan2001
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Dont visit untill cda makes this place better. A very bad road from bara kahu and then you find a guard saying that dam and rest house is prohibited place.

3 Thank Tipugee
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193 reviews
118 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

After driving out of Islamabad ,on Murree road At Barakahoo there's a road going to Simly Dam.Yes I totally agree with another reviewer, that the road condition is not satisfactory and half of the road is Rally track.You feel like going through a Maze to get around the dam.The only adventurous part of the journey is travelling through the tunnel... More 

1 Thank Naureen Y
Sialkot, Pakistan
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

It is quite a place to hang out with friends or family...beautiful place surrounded by hills,it is a beautiful dam situated about 25kms from Islamabad

Thank rana_irfan82
Lahore, Pakistan
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

I visited Simly Dam in recent days it is a place for persons who would like to get concentration and calm. Very nice place to spend a whole day but having your own food along with you. A CDA guest house is there but they only provide cooking facility only.

2 Thank ifti295413
Islamabad, Islamabad, Pakistan
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012

Nice place to visit, But no food items available, When you reach near Simly dam area there will be two paths leading towards dam I prefer the way that goes from tunnel. Its all natural beauty over there and nice place for photography.

1 Thank Samar A
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37 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

Its a nice place to visit. There is still room to make it better with tourist facility. Bring in more water sport.

Thank Tipu303

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