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water source of power station

It is used as water source for khopoli power station. A nice garden is situated here. It's nice... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2017
Ahmedabad, India
Excellent Place

I went to Valvan Dam. The alluring gardens and beauty that surround the dam add to the value of... read more

Reviewed November 28, 2018
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Near Khopoli Power Plant | 2 Km From Lonavala, Khandala, Lonavala, India
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Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

I went to Valvan Dam. The alluring gardens and beauty that surround the dam add to the value of this prestigious dam, and ensure that the place is crowded with visitors all year round. It is great place to go.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

This dam is good picnic spot for one day picnic..nice and beautiful surrounded by beautiful mountains..

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank KhyatiK15
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

The lake is ofcourse beautiful. You can get the perfect view from upper deck resort. But I don't whether you can actually go near the dam.. I relied on Google maps and found a dead end. Approach road was horrible. You need to be expert...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank anamitram
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

We were 7 family members and read great reviews and decided to visit this place today. Followed google maps for directions. To our horror, nothing exists at this place. Forget dam, it has some accumulated water in a farm. We met 3 more families on...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank VishalG1267
Reviewed August 5, 2018

The valvan Dam is close to the highway and easy to reach as well. One should visit this during the monsoon season to witness the beauty of the area.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank NikhilF19
Reviewed July 24, 2018

This dam is famous only because people come and click a lots and lots of pic here, This dam works as a power station, this place is surrounded with mountains which are cool, I like the place a lot. it's on the way so no...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Him50Shaan
Reviewed October 31, 2017

Valvan Dam is a water barrage that serves as the water source for the Khopoli Power Station, owned by Tata Power. This dam is built across River Kundali, originating from the Western Ghats. The water impounded by this dam forms a beautiful artificial reservoir, which...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Manoj K
Reviewed September 27, 2017

Dam was quite huge in area. I have never seen such a beautiful and wonderful view. Place was too calm and serene.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank jkrupali2015
Reviewed September 9, 2017

Nothing to do, just a sighting place. Poorly maintained and not worth much. Can be avoided. If time permits then do it otherwise its better to do other sightseeing.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Lalbahadur
Reviewed August 3, 2017

It is used as water source for khopoli power station. A nice garden is situated here. It's nice spot of picnics.

Date of experience: July 2017
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