Ramgarh Lake

The sprawling lakes offers an aesthetic beauty to the already beautiful city of Jaipur. Jaipur is one of the most sought after tourist destination that provides one with a wide range of rich architectural heritages and legacies of the glorious past. The lakes of the city further enhance the beauty of Jaipur and makes it the "paradise" of the desert.

The serene lakes capture the imagination of the poets and fills the tourist with a sense of satisfaction and pleasure. Far from the hustle bustle of the city life, the lakes are a temporary relief from the strains and stress of daily life.

Jaipur is blessed with an artificial lake of Ramgarh. Amidst the picturesque landscape of Ramgarh, the Ramgarh lake attracts tourist from all over the world. The lake is at a stone's throw distance of twenty five kilometers from Jaipur. The ideal time to visit the lake is during winters (October to June), when the soothing and pleasant weather coupled with the beautiful scenery makes it an appropriate place to refresh and re energize one's self.

The Ramgarh lake has provision for boating that makes it a favorite picnic spot of the tourists. The temple of "Jamwa Mata" and the relics of the historical fort are some of the added attraction of the place. The area of Ramgarh also houses a lodge which has a well equipped library and a museum that provides insight into the rich cultural heritage of the ancient times. The lodge has all the modern amenities that makes the customers feel at home.

The Ramgarh Lake is always thronged by tourists. It is a major place of amusement for children and adults alike.

Ramgarh Lake is a vast man made lake and a famous picnic spot in Jaipur. Ramgarh Lake is located 25 km. north east of Jaipur. The best time to visit the lake is between October to March. Here you can see the ruins of an old fort and the Jamwa Mata temple. These ruins suggest that the area was governed by the Kachhawahas before they shifted to Amer. This artificial lake was constructed on a high embankment amongst the tree covered hills. The beautiful landscape attracts tourists from far off places, especially during monsoons.

The nearest airport to Ramgarh Lake is the Sanganer Airport about 45 km away. The lake measures nearly 4 kms. in length and 2 kms in width. The other adventures you can indulge in during your visit to Ramgarh Lake are boating from October to June, fishing, trekking in the beautiful mountains, driving to the nearby forest, travel to the carpet village and a marble quarry.

Your visit to Ramgarh Lake is incomplete without going to the Ramgarh Lodge, which has a museum and a library. The Lodge has now been changed into a heritage hotel. It provides an array of facilities like swimming pool, medical facilities, lockers, parking space, business center, conference room and various recreational facilities like billiards, gymnasium, jogging track, etc.

Last Updated on : August 19, 2013