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Address: Mumbai (Bombay), India
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One of several beautiful lakes in Bombay, this one is infested with...

One of several beautiful lakes in Bombay, this one is infested with crocodiles.

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Powai dam visit

The Powai lake starts right from Larsen and Toubro and goes upto IIT BOMBAY. The lake has a long footpath besides the road which is normally clean and provides ample seating with... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 September 2016
SDDehgal
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mumbai
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

The Powai lake starts right from Larsen and Toubro and goes upto IIT BOMBAY. The lake has a long footpath besides the road which is normally clean and provides ample seating with a majestic view of the lake. We visited the Powai dam which was not easy to locate.To reach there ,reach L & T Infotech .On the other side... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

it is one of the good chill out place after evening. on opposite side of lake there are good eating outlets. nice place to have evening walk with you partner or friends.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Powai is a place in Mumbai,India, known for the lake as well as the sprawling campuses of the conglomerate called Larsen and Toubro.Also, the Bombay IIT is suiated near the Powai lake I was staying in the Tower of Renaissance Mumbai Convention Center Hotel,located just beside the Powai lake, from 11th August to 14th August,to attend a Trauma conference. The... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Very green area. Situated on Outskirts of the city. One Can walk here. Provides water to mumbai city.

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Thank Mohsin A
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

Awesome lake in the city of Mumbai. Renovated around couple of years back.Its a lake where Ganesh Visarjan also occurs.Beautiful view and the lake overflows in the monsoon.The lake though contains crocodiles.There is also a public toilet close by

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Thank TheDoctor14
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Its calm and quiet. best place for morning & evening walk. plz carry mosquito repellent. very green and lush during rains.

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Thank Kunal G
Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

It is a very nice man-made lake which provides a scenic beauty to sit and enjoy. It is easily accessible to reach and cool place to hang out.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

While travelling through the Jogeshwari Vikhroli Link road one can have a sneak peak at this attraction.Huge water body amidst the beautiful backdrop of some high end hotels and educational institutes on its shore. Just besides you can find the majestic campus of IIT Mumbai.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

This place is easily accessible by public transport or your own vehicle and that is one of the reason that is favorite place to visit. There is also one restaurant at the lake shore whose entrance is next to IITB and is a preferable place for long chit chats with friends.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Powai was a village. Now an artificial lake stands in its place and bears the same name. At present it is in prestigious location near by Hiranandani is posh locality with upmarket neighborhood. The prestigious educational Institute Indian Institute of Technology is also located nearby. One more Educational Institute NITIE is also located near the other side of the lake,... More 

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