Damdama Lake: Overview
One of the biggest natural lakes in the state of Haryana in India, Damdama Lake is located in the lap of Aravali Hills and covers an area of almost 3000 acres. It is situated on the Gurgaon-Alwar Road, approximately 20 KM from Gurgaon. Exhibiting scenic beauty beyond compare, this place has become one of the most loved picnic spots in the area. Much talked about place by people who have enjoyed here, have recommended this adventurous place a must visit in the list.
Activities to Enjoy at Damdama Lake
With the ranges in the backdrop, one can enjoy lovely view when boating in paddle boats, row boats and motor boats. Adventure lovers can spend a delightful time in the laps of the Aravalis as there are many options to do trekking and enjoy other such activities. Over and above, the other attractions here include, kayaking, parasailing, angling, cycling, fishing, hot air ballooning, rowing and nature walks.
Best Time to Visit
The best months to visit Damdama Lake are from October to March, including late summers and monsoons. During this time more than 200 species of birds, local as well as migratory, find their home in the natural surrounds of this lake. These migratory birds can be seen during the winter season (November- March). Some of the birds include cranes, water fowl, terns, cormorants and kingfishers etc. Image Gallery
Where to Stay?
Being a weekend destination, Damdama Lake has several resorts lined up along the lake side. Select from Dream Island Resort, Botanix Nature Resort, Sans Eco Adventure Resort, Waterbank Island Resort and more. Day trip and overnight packages are available for families and corporate groups. There are many features available with the above mentioned resorts to attract the tourists. Bar, restaurant, motel wing, hovercraft, conference hall, camping site and lawns are a few of the facilities offered by them.
How to Enjoy ?
Since Damdama Lake has come up as a popular picnic spot near Delhi, both families and corporate groups are welcome. There are plenty of games to be played such as carom, chess, table tennis, tambola, cricket, volleyball, etc. Interesting team building games, HR training programs, get-togethers can also be organized for big groups. Bungee jumping can also be enjoyed at some extra cost. Large groups can enjoy Para Sailing and Hot Air Ballooning with advance booking by paying some extra charges.
Damdama Lake Packages
The resorts at Damdama Lake offer choice of packages
- Day Package Damdama Lake
- Night Package Damdama Lake
- Picnic Package