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Krishnaraja Sagar (KRS) Dam

12 kms north-west of Mysore | Mandya, Mandya, India
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Good but need to be developed.

It has a very huge Garden. Dar BA musical fountain night which is running since years but not a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mysuru (Mysore), India
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Dire need to preserve this iconic dam

KRS is never new - I have been there numerous times. Undoubtedly it's an engineering marvel, thanks... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bengaluru, India
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12 kms north-west of Mysore | Mandya, Mandya, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It has a very huge Garden. Dar BA musical fountain night which is running since years but not a single change is made. The dam will be beautifully decorated with lights during the dasara. Kids can enjoy a lot. The old age people are not...More

Thank dakshu1651998
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

KRS is never new - I have been there numerous times. Undoubtedly it's an engineering marvel, thanks to the visionary Sir MV. Such a treat to the eyes, mind and soul whenever I visit. But as the years pass by the place is losing its...More

Thank tan32016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had visited 25 years back, roads were not good, took lot of time reach this place. Parking area was huge . But while entering felt normal dam with park, but once lights were switched on that's when the real KRS comes into picture, kids and...More

Thank Ashok K
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Sir M Vishvesaraya's creation bought in world through his dedication and imperial mindset followed by well maintained work by GoK. Kudos to all for its existence today...

Thank Prasad B
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We have visited KRS Brindavan Garden with family, this was awesome and also they are maintaining the huge garden but also need improvement towards entrance and all.

Thank Sanjay2008
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Beautiful place. lots of scope to implement swach bharat program. the management could do a better job in maintaining the place, there is absolutely no change in this place for good since last 10-15 years i have been here . for bad yes the lights...More

Thank Westernwind007
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Hundreds of movie stars have danced around the fountains of the Brindavan Gardens... but where are the fountains and lights now? Are they only made to work in the movies. The gardens were disappointing as many of the fountains and lights did not work. If...More

Thank VidyaCadambe
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Almost all the tourist that make it to the palace in Mysore that ensures to offer a refreshing experience.

Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed 23 June 2017

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

Thank Ravi M
Reviewed 21 May 2017

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
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S.P. J
16 January 2017|
Response from salilagrawal | Reviewed this property |
About 20 km.