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Karanji Lake

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Chamundipuram, Mysuru (Mysore), India
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Worth the Effort

Very pleasant place where one can walk leisurely, do boating or watch various types of birds inside... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pradipta S
Nice place for kids

It is nicely maintained park and be prepared to walk a lot, there is play area for kids, boating, a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Amruta R
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“butterfly park” (68 reviews)
“boat ride” (40 reviews)
Chamundipuram, Mysuru (Mysore), India
Chamundipuram, Mysuru (Mysore), India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very pleasant place where one can walk leisurely, do boating or watch various types of birds inside a large avairy. Absolutely zero garbage and plastic waste. Greenery is well-maintained with trees and plants marked with their botanical names.

Thank Pradipta S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is nicely maintained park and be prepared to walk a lot, there is play area for kids, boating, a walk in aviary, peacocks roaming around and can rent a cycle to go around the park. One can easily spend around 2-3 hours here

Thank Amruta R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place to spend an evening. Couldn't see the butterflies as we went in the evening but the place has nice collection of birds and has a good outdoor fun activities for kids

Thank PrakashShirke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lake forms a focal point for a beautiful nature park. We went quite early on a Sunday morning and it was very quiet for the first 2 hours. There is a walkway which takes you through bird sancturies including peacocks, cranes, black swans etc....More

Thank Robin C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The lake and the surrounding area is beautiful and serene. The place has few tourists and mostly school children or families for pick nic and couples dating. We did not really wanted to boat but take a round around the park. We hired cycle from...More

2  Thank Vidhi S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently visited this lake with friends.The lake cum park can be accessible by both walk and rented cycle.The lake park closes around 5.30 pm and one can see at least 100 couples inside the park.The lake is very beautiful and one can take boat...More

Thank rea2der
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had been to Kalanji lake around 4:00 pm on 23-12-2017. Very nice to spend a couple of hours. There are pedaling boats available - get to see some ducks and coots. Next to the boating area is an Aviary section where there is quite a...More

Thank Firoz M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

=====MUST VISIT===== !!! =====You should PREPARE & Visit=====!!!! ============= My dear friends.... Here is a place, honestly, to spend with your family... This LAKE is Unique : Because, it is a 1. A beautiful lake with Boating 2. Lot of Greenery (Kindly see our Photos...More

Thank Traveller G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This lake, like many others will offer you a boating experience. But, I liked the aviary which is a bit ahead of the boating point. This makes this lake unique and one should not miss this aviary experience, which houses beautiful peacocks and few nice...More

Thank MahanthJM
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went in the morning for a walk and spent a pleasant two hours walking around. The place has an enclosure for some exotic birds and you can watch them up close in these enclosures. It also has a green house for a variety of...More

Thank Tvara
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Sneha J
December 27, 2017|
Response from Traveller G | Reviewed this property |
Rs. 25 adults & 15 for children. 15 Minutes in a boat of 8 to 10 People. Worth if you are going after 5 PM ( Photographically GOLDEN Hours)
February 24, 2017|
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Response from prerna62 | Reviewed this property |
Very near to Mysore city centre . Having a car so cannot tell exact distance from Bus Stand. But we reached the place within 8-10 minutes.
November 6, 2016|
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Response from Vishnu S | Reviewed this property |
No Motor Boats.Only rowing and pedal boats available.