Lake / Backwaters
#1 of 20 Places to Visit in Saputara
Distance (From Saputara Bus Station): 1 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 30 Mins - 1 Hr
Place Location: At The Heart Of Saputara
Transportation Options: Cab / Walk/Trek
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 1 km from Saputara Bus Station, Saputara Lake is a beautiful lake situated at the heart of Saputara hill station in Gujarat. It is considered as one of the most famous picnic spots for the locals and among the must visit places as part of Saputara Tour Packages.
Surrounded by breathtaking landscapes and hilly backgrounds, this manmade lake is popular for boating and attracts huge number of visitors throughout the year. A boat club is built next to the lake in order to promote tourism and facilitate entertainment. Visitors can hire different types of boats like pedal boats, sail boats and row boats to explore the lake and its serene surroundings.
There are various children's parks situated in the vicinity of the lake. Also, it is a wonderful place for nature photography where visitors can click some spectacular pictures of the sunrise and sunset from the banks of this lake. It is best visited in the morning and evening to enjoy some peaceful time. One can also visit Forest Nursery and Honey Bee Centre located nearby where honeybees are kept and grown under the experts' supervision. There is also a sales counter where tourists can purchase honey.
Boat House Timings: 8.30 AM - 6.30 PM
Boating Fee: Rs. 20 for Pedal Boat & Rs. 5 for Row Boat (For 30 min)