· Summer: March-June (25°C - 47°C)
· Winter: December-February (1°C - 25°C)
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A small town in the state of Haryana, Sohna is home to Damdama Lake, a popular picnic and holiday retreat in the National Capital Region. Nestled amidst the rustic Aravalli Hills, the lake is a nature’s paradise and a well-known spot for enjoying a variety of adventures. Occupying about 13 km. sq. of area, the lake greets tourists with lavish greenery and a number of resorts and hotels promising enjoyable stay.
Visitors to the make can enjoy thrilling adventure activities like parasailing, kayaking, rowing and angling. Nature walks and trekking at Aravalli Hills are the activities that add to the fun. This is not all, as one can also enjoy many other adventures like artificial rock climbing, valley crossing and cycling. Burma Bridge, a shaky bridge made of ropes, is one thing you must try. Accommodation providers arrange for extended amusement in the form of music and dance, rain dance, travoline trevasse, Australian trolley, commando net and more.
Birdwatchers can also have great time at the lake. Species, both native and migratory, throng the region during various seasons. Cranes, egrets, kingfishers, terns, waterfowls and many other species can be easily spotted. Spend a weekend at Damdama Lake to revive the lost charm of life.
Damdama Lake is located about 53 km. from the city centre of New Delhi and is accessible by Delhi-Jaipur Highway (NH 8). The whole road is in good condition, offering comfortable journeys in taxis.
The closest railway station to the lake is at Gurgaon and about 27 km. from the lake. It is recommended to hire a taxi for a convenient and joyful journey.
New Delhi International Airport, about 41 km. from the lake, makes its easy for the air travellers to access the lake. Again, you must rely on taxis from the airport to reach your destination.