Tehri Lake is the Asia’s biggest Lake and It also hosts the Lake Festival every year with non-stop action and adventure, fun and frolic, entertainment and exitment !
You can experience the thrills of Boating, Jet skiing, Banana rides, Waterskiing, Surfing, Canoeing, River Rafting, Paragliding and Kayaking in this huge lake.
Tehri lake is all set to be New Tourist Destination for Adventure lovers, The Tehri lake is an artificial water body that was created in 2005 during the construction of the Tehri Dam (World’s largest hydroelectric project) on the Bhagirathi river in Tehri district. The overflowing waters of the dammed river submerged about 33 villages in the vicinity. The Royal palace also went down under the lake.
ttarakhand Government has been organizing Tehri Lake Adventure Festival since last year. For Adventure junkies Tehri Lake offers a number of adventure sports facilities like Parasailing, Jet Skiing, Paragliding, Canoeing, Boating, Rafting and many other sports. Set amidst the beautiful Gharwal Himalayas, Tehri Lake has became a new adventure destination of the state.
HOW TO REACH
New Tehri is well connected by motorable roads with major destinations of Uttarakhand and northern states of India. Buses and Taxis to New Tehri are easily available from major destinations of Uttarakhand like Dehradun, Mussoorie, Rishikesh, Haridwar, Devprayag, Srinagar, Uttarkashi etc.
The nearest railway station to New Tehri is situated in Rishikesh. Rishikesh is well connected by railway networks with major destinations of India. Trains to Rishikesh Railway station are frequent. New Tehri is well connected by motorable roads with Rishikesh. Taxis and buses are easily available from Rishikesh to Tehri.
Jolly Grant Airport is the nearest Airport to New Tehri situated at a distance of 91kms. Taxis are easily available from Jolly Grant Airport to Tehri. Jolly Grant Airport is well connected to Delhi with daily flights. New Tehri is well connected by motorable roads with Jolly Grant Airport.