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Refreshing and rejuvinating picnic spot

It is situated around 5 kms from main Palampur town. The driving experience is exciting, along... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2018
nice place in palampur

very nice place, you can do lots of activities here, nicely maintained picnic park, you can enjoy... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2018
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“kargil war”(10 reviews)
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Palampur 176061, India
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All reviews small lake kargil war beautiful place nature park boating facility picnic spot paddle boats artificial lake old bridge tasty snacks bird watching dhauladhar mountain range van vihar couple of hours surrounded by trees enjoyed boating huge park
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Included in our itinerary all together from mumbai as many people have given 4 star rating.Merely wastage of time & money there are many such parks badly maintained & nothing special to see a small pond giving with algae & bad smelled water.Long thick grass...More

1  Thank Ashok_1_2_3_8
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Surrounded by majestic dhauladar mountains and the scenic Neugal river, Saurab van Vihar is a natural beauty. A great picnic and hangout spot for couples and families. The closest cafe with in 1km radius is Cliffy’s Eco cafe.

1  Thank CliftonD18
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

This is a nice place to visit. Scenic beauty is good.A relaxing place to spend some time in nature’s laps. It has an adjacent garden depicting Kargil war. The concept was good but not at all well maintained. Needs some improvement in maintenance. Rest it...More

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Reviewed July 17, 2018

It is situated around 5 kms from main Palampur town. The driving experience is exciting, along green trees, mountains and down at the river side. One have to cross the hanging bridge and reach this Van vihar. It is surrounded by trees and there is...More

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Reviewed July 17, 2018

very nice place, you can do lots of activities here, nicely maintained picnic park, you can enjoy boating inside & outside other activities.

Thank VinayS385
Reviewed July 4, 2018

Its a must-go place in Palampur. Big trees, riverside, full greenery, nicely maintained picnic spot kind of place, where everyone including kids have all the reasons to enjoy and have fun time.They have a small boating pond too.

1  Thank VPT1975
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Its a beautiful place with lots of greenery and scenic views.The lake inside is small but clean.One can enjoy boating admist beautiful mountains.The place is clean and there is a small restaurant serving tasty snacks.

Thank doc_geet
Reviewed June 17, 2018

Dedicated to Kargil War hero Indian Army Capt. Saurabh Kalia. Place full of water and trees. There is small lake for boating

Thank sunil_badyal
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Spent whole time in the water streams from neugal khadd ..Chilling water ...Nice time spent there....Then there was dark clouds and we skipped van vihar...Although nice place

Thank Navdeep S
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

I'm not sure why people rated this place so poorly.. We went there not expecting much and were pleasantly surprised. It's a huge area of the forest with parts of it landscaped.. Could have easily spent 2 to 3 hours exploring the place.. Sports shoes...More

Thank Shubhdeep J
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September 25, 2018|
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Response from Shubhdeep J | Reviewed this property |
Don't really know why are you asking this question here? There's a motorable road to reach the place..though in poor condition.. probably both come under different jurisdiction..