Lungs of South Kolkata
Rabindra Sarobar Lake3
Why locals love it
Well maintained beautiful man made lake previously known as Dhakuria Lake. Named after great philosopher poet and Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore in 1958. The only Japanese Buddhist temple in Kolkata is located on the southern fringe of the Rabindra Sarovar.
Why you should visit it
Well maintained pathways at the perimeter of lake.
Haven for migratory and local birds.
The complex contains a safari garden and children's play area including rabbit hut.
There is a mosque on one of the lake's islands, which predates the excavation of the lake itself.
Houses local rowing and swimming clubs.
Plenty of trees and plants.
Come in early morning or late afternoon to enjoy a walk around or for jogging. Car Parking is free in the morning, paid during evening.