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Nothing special

Just a small dirty pond surrounded by trees. I walked for almost an hour to visit the lake, but... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
devansh c
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Small lake!

Its a small lake on the way to Naddi hill view point. I just stopped there for 5 mins on my way to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Venugopal K
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Mumbai, India
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“Nothing special”
2 weeks ago
“Small lake!”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just a small dirty pond surrounded by trees. I walked for almost an hour to visit the lake, but ended up spending only 5 minutes at the lake istelf. Not worth a visit.

Thank devansh c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dal Lake name has been derived from Kashmir's Dal Lake. Truely speaking the lake is even smaller than large ponds. But the Deodar Trees (Cedrus deodara, the deodar cedar, Himalayan cedar) from the three sides gives a fantastic look to this lake. This a place,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its a small lake on the way to Naddi hill view point. I just stopped there for 5 mins on my way to Naddi.

Thank Venugopal K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome view...the lake is very small...but covered with huge Deodar trees...I understand that’s how it got it’s name.... Children will enjoy feeding fishes. It’s a sacred place so no night out parties near by...I saw bots...but not sure boating still happens...

Thank pkpksing
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a reservoir where we saw people bathing, washing clothes etc. The water is muddy and dirty. No up keeping. Would not call this a lake. extremely disappointing.

Thank jkp9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

26.9.2018 We reached Dharamshala at 4 p.m. by air .From gaggal airport to dharamshala it is plain road then begins curves , ascends to Mcleodganj. Mcleodganj and naddi are about 25 km from the airport . We stayed at UDEECHEE HUTS at Naddi , close...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a small but beautiful lake and considered sacred by the locals..One side of the lake is covered with deodar tree..Which provides magical view.. evening walk along the lake is must..

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been visited a lot of places in India on different states and location. But this place fully disappointed me, how this place become a tourist spot it's a big question to me.

Thank Hasanur R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place to click pictures, nothing much available to do there, no activities as such, it's man made lake, remains full of water during rainy season

Thank 929bhushanm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a small lake, probably more like a pond with muddy, deep waters. One side is lined by lush greenery which makes up for the lack of maintenance of the spot. Probably make a quick 10 minute stop on your way to Naddi from Dharamshala.

Thank Richa J
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