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“Best place to hang out” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Sukhna Lake

Sukhna Lake
, Chandigarh, India
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Ranked #4 of 50 things to do in Chandigarh
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Dharamsala, India
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“Best place to hang out”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

This is a nice place for leisurely walk and to spend time in chandigarh. You can also enjoy snacks and ice cream as there is verka milk bar there. It is always crowded with youngsters who want some relaxation . You can also go for boating . This is a very nice place which is always abuzz with activity.Please do not miss it.

Visited December 2012
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“Sukhna Lake”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2013

Sukhna lake is a man-made lake in the northern part of Chandigarh touching almost the foothills. Half of the path around the lake ~ 2km is paved, well maintained and is excellent for early morning strolls and jogs ( parallel dirt track for jogging is available). Boating is available as well. You can often see migratory birds too.

Visited January 2013
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“Nice place to hang out”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

This place is nice for a relaxed visit. We went pedal boating in the morning. There are ducks in the water. We went again in the early evening. There are some food places and souvenir places around. There are also some rides for kids. I liked the walking track around the lake the best. The place is well maintained.

Visited August 2012
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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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“Crowded, yet good for a stroll in the early hours”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

Very close to the Rock Garden, this is more of a family picnic spot. If you wish to take in the beauty and calm, then go there early morning or late evening when its less crowded.

It's a man made lake, but the water level is fast depleting. I wish people would pay more attention to maintaining the cleanliness of the promenade. The wait for the boat ride can be quite a pain during peak hours. They have loads of ducks and swans that you can feed and enjoy hearing them quack.

Plus point is adequate parking opposite the lake.

The food court has yummy hot and cold chocolate...loved it!

Visited December 2012
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“Ok for a quick visit”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

I went here after visiting the Rock Garden, we went in the evening so could not really enjoy the lake as it was dark. We sat and had a tea in the food court area which was nice. I'm sure if we came during the day we would of got more use out of the visit

Visited January 2013
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