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Good outing

Both my wife and I visited Maharana Pratap Sagar also known as Pong Reservoir or Pong Dam Lake last... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
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Peaceful place

The dam has beautiful view and peaceful environment. The surroundings are is very quite and calm... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2016
Shruti S
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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On The Beas River, Siwalik Hills, Kangra, India
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

Located in Kangra district, Maharana Pratap Dam is a man-made reservoir. In 1960, a dam was built on the river Beas which ultimately leads to formation of the huge Maharana Pratap Sagar lake. The reservoir is a popular tourist spot of Himachal Pradesh where one...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank msinghthezoner
Reviewed 14 August 2018

A huge reservoir has been created by Pong Dam on Beas River . This place is very popular with tourists and picnic goers of local area . Governor Amolak Rattan Kohli

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

We drove 120 kms from Palampur after reading TripAdvisor reviews to visit Maharana pratap sagar or Pong dam on 31st May 2018 and to our disappointment, on reaching the site, we were told that it has been closed for public visit because of some recent...More

Date of experience: May 2018
12  Thank VinayDrBhardwaj
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Both my wife and I visited Maharana Pratap Sagar also known as Pong Reservoir or Pong Dam Lake last year on our way to Dharamshala. It was built in 1975, by building the highest earthfill dam in India on the Beas River in the wetland zone of the Siwalik Hills of the Kangra district of the state of Himachal Pradesh....More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Arunverma
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Maharana Partap sagar is one of beautiful lake on Beas river,Here mud dam was constructed and only Mud constructed dam is in India,due to security reason one is not allowed to stay on bridge and one can pass only but can go to from institute...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank DrRakeshGandhi
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We went there for a day trip from Naddi (Near Mcleodganj) as we had an extra day to kill and got to know through Google that Pong dam offers some watersports as well. This was not the case when we reached the location as we...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank i_krishna
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Visited this during trip to Kangra ,spread over a vast area .Pong dam over the Beas river ,now renamed.ideal for spending a day relaxing,fishing,boating ,bird watching ,eating fish

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank sujatapant
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

This dam is managed by BBMB. Located in Kangra district and nearby city is Talwara township(Punjab). Accommodations available in Talwara township(14km easily accessible by car,bus). Best time to visit it winter.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank harishvasdev
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

The dam has beautiful view and peaceful environment. The surroundings are is very quite and calm. Lot of birds can be spotted as well . It's a bit risky and deserted hence one must be a big groups and be safe.

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank Shruti S
Reviewed 27 December 2015

Water reservoir with beautiful surrounding. One can pay visit on their trip to Shimla / Manali. Serene place..

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank mehulshah77
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18 September 2018|
Response from Radballi |
Hi my name is sumit u can book ours property Radballi Retreat which is close to Pong dam just 10 km drive. Call us on 9418589234 regarding any information.