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Krishnaraja Sagar (KRS) Dam

12 kms north-west of Mysore | Mandya, Mandya, India
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Best Picnic Place

One of the best Dam Karnataka state. Brindavan Gardens is very clean and cool place. Brindavan... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ravi M
Chennai, India
beautiful tourist spot

The dam is also the first irrigation dam in India.Above the famous Brindavan Gardens, Krishna Raja... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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12 kms north-west of Mysore | Mandya, Mandya, India
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Reviewed yesterday

One of the best Dam Karnataka state. Brindavan Gardens is very clean and cool place. Brindavan Gardens very greenful.

Thank Ravi M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The dam is also the first irrigation dam in India.Above the famous Brindavan Gardens, Krishna Raja Sagara dam is a major tourist place near Mysore.

Thank roysons
Reviewed 12 May 2017

It is very nice to watch the musical fountain and the apt timing for visit is evening after sun set. Visitors should not miss the musical fountain.

Thank Shamim I
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

I hv travelled for KRS dam with my family, the experience is pathetic as they have not maintain properly, the lights have gone and fountains were not cleaned as the water colour changed to green, I hv not expected from these kind of negligency from...More

Thank Jacksonblr
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Krs dam is a must visit when you are in Mysore. This is where the famous Brindavan garden is located. The beautiful garden is spread over a vast area, it is well maintained, a walk in the serene garden is refreshing.

Thank abraham19652016
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Its a huge dam, see the wall its quite long, public not allowed on top, presently some construction work is happening. In front of the dam the well known Brindavan garden, can walk around, good picnic spot. Didn't see the dancing lights. Familiar attraction with...More

Thank vignesh d
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

This dam is an very famous place to visit all around the year. The dam is strongly constructed and holds Kaveri water. There are some boating options available inside the dam. One important thing that should not be missed in the Dam is the light...More

Thank Vigneshwaran_M_K
Reviewed 10 December 2016

The dam was built across river Kaveri in 1924. If you are in the area drive by and get some pictures from the bridge across. Access to the main dam is not allowed any more.

Thank salilagrawal
Reviewed 6 December 2016

krs dam is famous for its brindavan in froont of the dam and it is good but it need better management and modrenisation.

Thank Sachin G
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best Dam that I have seen. The structure is well planned and a visitor can really get the magnitude of this huge place just looking down at the sluice gates and the thunderous roar of the water being let out....More

Thank Karthik I
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S.P. J
How far is it from mysore railway station
16 January 2017|
Response from salilagrawal | Reviewed this property |
About 20 km.