Surajkund

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  • Address: Suraj Kund Rd, Lakewood city, Surajkund, Faridabad, Haryana 121010, Delhi, India
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  • Timings: 10:30 am - 08:30 pm Details
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Water Body, Lake, Amphitheater

Literally translated as the “Lake of the Sun”, Surajkund constitutes of an ancient reservoir that is among the ancient ones in India, dating back to the 10th Century. This semicircular shaped artificial lake was constructed in the form of an amphitheater at the time of its construction and today, attracts travelers who get enamored of its beauty and historicity. This reservoir is known to be built by King Suraj Pal of the Tomar dynasty. Since the king was a worshipper of the Sun God himself, he constructed a Sun temple near the western bank of the lake. If you wish to see this place in full glory, visit it during the renowned crafts festival of Surajkund that is held every year in the month of February. Located at just about 20 km away from the city center of Delhi, this manmade lake is one of the favorite haunts for Delhiites and those who visit the city.

Surajkund Hours

  • Recommended to be visited during day time.

How to Reach Surajkund

  • By Train: The nearest railway station to Surajkund Lake is faridabad train station Junction which is 6 KM away from Surajkund Lake.

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  • Surajkund Address: Suraj Kund Rd, Lakewood city, Surajkund, Faridabad, Haryana 121010, Delhi, India
  • Surajkund Timing: 10:30 am - 08:30 pm
  • Best time to visit Surajkund(preferred time): 11:00 am - 01:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Surajkund: 03:00 Hrs
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  • 6.23% of people who visit Delhi include Surajkund in their plan

  • 95% of people start their Surajkund visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Surajkund

Saturday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Surajkund

People normally club together Majnu Ka Tila and Greater Kailash M Block Market while planning their visit to Surajkund.

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

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