Foy Sagar Lake

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  • Address: Rajasthan 305005, Ajmer, India
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  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Lake

Foy Sagar Lake - Review

Situated near Ajmer in the state of Rajasthan, Foy Sagar is an artificial lake created in 1892 as a part of a famine relief project. Named after an Englishman, Mr. Foy who came with the idea of the artificial lake as a measure to tackle the harshest conditions of famine, Foy Sagar Lake is one of the popular tourist spots in Ajmer. Overlooking the Aravalli mountains, Foy Sagar Lake is an ideal picnic spot for the tourists and try visiting the lake in the evening to catch a glimpse of a mesmerizing sunset. And if you are lucky, you may even spot peacocks and peahens.

Foy Sagar Lake Information

  • Try visiting the lake just after the monsoon season.

How To reach Foy Sagar Lake by Public Transport

  • Get down at Foysagar City Bus Stop.
  • Rent a bus or hire a taxi.

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TripHobo Highlights for Foy Sagar Lake

  • Foy Sagar Lake Address: Rajasthan 305005, Ajmer, India
  • Foy Sagar Lake Timing: 24-hrs
  • Foy Sagar Lake Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Foy Sagar Lake(preferred time): 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Foy Sagar Lake: 01:00 Hrs
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  • Website: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Foy_Sagar
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Things to Know Before Visiting Foy Sagar Lake

  • 31.13% of people who visit Ajmer include Foy Sagar Lake in their plan

  • 47.37% of people start their Foy Sagar Lake visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Foy Sagar Lake

Monday, Thursday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Foy Sagar Lake

People normally club together Kishangarh and Savitri Temple while planning their visit to Foy Sagar Lake.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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  • फैक्ट फाइल 1. शहर की ऐतिहासिक फॉयसागर झील का निर्माण कर्नल फॉय ने 19वीं सदी में कराया था। 2. झील में जमा पानी कई दशकों तक शहर में पेयजल के लिए काम में लिया जाता रहा। 3. झील का फ्री कैचमेंट एरिया 10.70 वर्ग मील तथा ग्रोस कैचमेंट एरिया 11 वर्ग मील है। इसमें अरावली पर्वत शृंखला के नागपहाड़ क्षेत्र से निकलने वाली बाडी नदी से बरसाती पानी की आवक होती है। 4. इसकी पूरी भराव क्षमता 102.90 तथा अधिकतम भराव क्षमता 105.15 आरएल मीटर है। 5. झील की भराव क्षमता का गेज 26.75 फीट है। जब झील पूरी भरी होती है, तब इसमें 165 एमसीएफटी पानी होता है। 6. बांध की लंबाई 2300 फीट है, यहां पर स्थित दो चादर 327 फीट तथा 230 फीट लंबी है । फॉयसागर झील से पानी की चोरी जारी है। प्रशासन की आंखों में धूल झोंकते हुए पानी चुराने वाले खुलेआम यह काम अंजाम दे रहे हैं। गुरुवार को भी दोपहर के वक्त बाकायदा झील में मोटर लगाकर पानी को कुएं में डाला जा रहा था, फिर उसमें से टैंकर में भरने का काम किया जा रहा था। जब पानी चुराने वालों को फोटो खींचे जाने का पता चला तो जल्दी में वहां से सामान समेटकर चलते बनेते है ।

  • घूमने लायक जबरदस्त जगह...यहाँ का शान्त माहौल आपको बुद्ध या कहे दार्शनिक बनाने के लिए काफी है।जरुर विजीट करें और मस्ती कीजिए रही बात बेहतरीन यादों को संजोने की तो इसके लिए आप इस लोकेशन पर जमकर फोटोबाज़ी कर सकते है।

  • Lake Foy Sagar is an artificial lake situated near Ajmer in the state of Rajasthan, India. It is named after the engineer Mr. Foy, an Englishman, who created it under a faminerelief project in 1892. He created it to tackle with harshest conditions of famine under a famine relief project. It appears flat, and offers views of the neighboring Aravallimountains. The lake is among the tourist spots of the city. At the time when the lake was constructed, the city of Ajmer was known as Ajmere, as can be noticed from the inscription installed at the lake. Its original capacity is 15 million cubic feet, and the water is spread over 14,000,000 square feet (1,300,000 m2).

  • One of the best place in ajmer to travel with your best buddies. You will find it very easily... The foy sagar with pathways and beautiful garden will make your day... Place has a paid parking lot outside. And a general store you will get general things here..

  • Lovely place to hangout wid frnds and family as well

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