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National Institute of Sports

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Old Moti Bagh Palace, Patiala, India
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For sports enthusiast

Amalgamation of History and Modern Sports. Many interesting stories associated with the place... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Bengaluru, India
mother of a lot of sportsmen

NIS is great institute providing coaching & training in a lot of sports. Vijendra singh of boxing... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2017
Patiala, India
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Old Moti Bagh Palace, Patiala, India
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Amalgamation of History and Modern Sports. Many interesting stories associated with the place. Don’t miss the old rail carriage.

Thank Alistair_Collaco
Reviewed 28 June 2017

NIS is great institute providing coaching & training in a lot of sports. Vijendra singh of boxing and many other international and national players got training here. Standard of coaching is good compared on national level

Thank harsimran21
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Very big place to roam and very clean and tidy place. It is also used for training purposes for trainees under government of India .

1  Thank sukhbirkhalsa9
Reviewed 27 March 2017

This place is amazingly beautiful. Athletes from all over the country come here for their practice sessions. Infrastructure is top notch. All the sport facilities are available. Lush Green campus. Very near to Sheesh Mahal and Moti Bagh Gurudwara. All daily need items are available...More

Thank Gurjot_Ahuja
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

This is a very large complex that is dated back in history. Amazing Place, amazing grounds and Gardens. It does need some better upkeep by the government but overall very enjoyable place to visit. Steeped in history and very photogenic

Thank AmanSodhi2000
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Well maintained palace of wrestwhile Maharaja of Patiala, now a National Sports Institute, well known for training people in different types of sports. I could not visit inside and view the medals, sports goods and other attractions, as it was late. But when you view...More

Thank BHATBangalore
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

NIS is a place in patiala which offers a great variety of sports a person can learn and master a sportbif he want

Thank princ512
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Very green place, All the options to become a good sportsmen will be in hand to you at this place. It also has great historical building

Thank Ishwinder S
Reviewed 7 August 2016

this is a premier institute of india and it has provided many sports stars to india,it has good campus

Thank hsmann44chd
Reviewed 21 May 2016

This is not a tourist place , you have to take permission at gate to visit inside the campus. General public & tourist normally not allowed. Founded in 1950, the Institute was renamed as Netaji Subhas National Institute of Sports in January 1973. spread over...More

1  Thank AmitGhumakkar
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