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Karanji Lake

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Chamundipuram, Mysuru (Mysore), India
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Average Park and Lake.Beautiful peacocks though!

So just like any other park, it has gardens, play area and lake along with boating. Good for... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Priyanka S
Cool lake under hot sun

Although not the best lake boating experience, I like to go back to Karanji due to convenience. On... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
tan32016
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Bengaluru, India
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Chamundipuram, Mysuru (Mysore), India
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Reviewed 4 days ago

So just like any other park, it has gardens, play area and lake along with boating. Good for spending some time. There is one enclosed area where there are loads of peacocks and peahens.Beautiful colors on these birds and a treat tot he eyes!

Thank Priyanka S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Although not the best lake boating experience, I like to go back to Karanji due to convenience. On this occasion though it was a nice boating experience for the whole family, but under a scorching hot summer sun. Seems like a better maintained lake now.

Thank tan32016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Karanji Lake Park is located next to the Mysore Zoo and requires a separate entrance charge. Located on the way to Chamundi Hills, it is nonetheless a very popular place among locals and visitors alike. Worth visiting here are the Bird Aviary, where I...More

Thank iammanish2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

good for kids who can enjoy boating. Butterfly park nearby is amazing.it is not well maintained. Need to improve a lot

Thank sunseb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went around the lake trying to locate the entrance, after lot of criss crossing we were able to reach the lake. I was surprised to see that the lake is not that great... it is one of the common ones like you find in...More

Thank Trotter8116
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Once a glory of Mysore, close to Chamundi Hills, this lake is now a dilapidated and badly maintained, no more a good place to take family

Thank venuscindia
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

The lake is poorly maintained. Smelly water. The garden and park is just ok. Varieties of birds can be seen. Boating is poor at the black coloured lake.

Thank Neethu M
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Lake itself not vry big . but surrounding greenrry makes it special . and u can hire bicycle here . electric bicycle . it makes it very special

Thank Dr_sumitarya
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Very well maintained.. Relaxing... Very good for a casual walk.. Cataloged varieties of flora n fauna... Some rare and exotic birds are kept... And v can actually walk in the midst of them... Unfortunately during day seems to b more frequented by luv birds of...More

Thank GDBharadwaj
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Had been to Mysore with my family last week. Since we have 2Year kid wanted to take her out for family time in Mysore. We heard from my colleague about Karanji Lake, so we went there with little expectations of clean and tidy suitable for...More

Thank Sameer L
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lrgsekar
25 February 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.
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plansecuretrip
6 November 2016|
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Response from Vishnu S | Reviewed this property |
No Motor Boats.Only rowing and pedal boats available.
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Cdraghavendra
12 October 2016|
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Response from chandrarcp166 | Reviewed this property |
This may be because it is developed as a bird and butterfly sanctuary. Joggers might disturb the environment for these species. They need time for themselves, you know!
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