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Address: 28 Km from Asansol, Dhanbad, India

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Amazing Sunset

I have been here before - way back in January 2015 and this time too went there in 1st weekend of February 2017 and hence reviewing it here Just go to the place around 5pm in... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Shourjendra D
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been here before - way back in January 2015 and this time too went there in 1st weekend of February 2017 and hence reviewing it here Just go to the place around 5pm in winter and have a look at the amazing Sunset over Panchet dam reservoir. Too good for words Just spend about half an hour till... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

In my opinion till now i have never seen this type of dam in dhanbad locality. The area of this dam is large.There is a part named Nehru park which is very beautifully decorated.

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Thank Udhrg
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Visited panchet dam , Garpanhakot , Baranti on january 2017. For me it wasn't a good experience. The WBFDC bungalow is a beautiful place and worth spending a night. The nearby places are not good. Also the local people are not welcoming at all. panchet Dam & baranti- pro- > Dam is a large and beautiful one. The Baranti lake... More 

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Thank Souvik B
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

My suggestion is not to visit Garpanchakot-Baranti. the place is nice with scenic beauty but the Local Natives are very hostile , they are very poor , with literally no income, so they always target tourists for money. Starting from cab driver,local shop owner etc etc everyone unnecessarily harasses tourists for money. If you are going by train , auto... More 

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Thank Swarup D
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

It's a great scenic beauty of panchet dam and panchet hill.the road along the dam is very good for a bike ride.

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Thank chirantansoor
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Must visit if u luv clicking photos...... a bigger dam than maithon.There was a snake museum nearby which can be included. You can also visit the garden just besides the dam

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Thank BIPIN M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

The dam is very long .Nice place for photo lovers..Must visit once you are in purulia.go in day light you will see the beauty.

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Thank sritanu
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Awesome place for visit....nice environment...nice park for couple....no any restrictions for picnic and for other celebration....

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

The Panchet Dam at Dhanbad built by Damodar Valley Corporation is a lovely place to stroll around, with views of Dam and river all around. The DVC bridge is long, wide and clean enough to make your travel worthy.

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Thank drkaushikmandal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

It is little bit far, around 30kms from Asansol. It is situated jst after Gar Panchokot of Purulia Dist, WB. But actual dam is in Jharkhand. Spendid picnic spot. They are very well maintained garden there. I love this place.

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