We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Saurabh Van Vihar

Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Kangra District 176061, India
Phone Number:

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 75 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 21
  • 36
    Very good
  • 13
  • 5
  • 0
Beautiful place to live the quality time

I have been there many times and will continue. The vanvihar has one side hills and other side river, where you can relax sitting on rocks, legs in flowing water. The town has big... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
New Delhi, India
Add Photo Write a Review

75 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 75: English reviews
New Delhi, India
Level Contributor
11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have been there many times and will continue. The vanvihar has one side hills and other side river, where you can relax sitting on rocks, legs in flowing water. The town has big tea gardens and a nice market. The place of my dreams, surrounded by snow peak mountains and forest, the famous Baijnath temple is just 15 Km,... More 

Thank MKM707
Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
Level Contributor
11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

As Palampur is very small place there is not much to do but this place is good for a walk and small lake side

Thank cpkothari
Level Contributor
27 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Saurabh Van Vihar in Palampur in March 2017. Its a huge park, dedicated to a Kargil War Martyr Saurabh Kalia. It has a lake, where you can enjoy boating. There are multiple swings for kids. Beautiful landscaping is done. There is a restaurant inside the park. A nice picnic spot for a visit with family.

Thank Richa Gupta N
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's just about ok.. There are other better places to visit instead of this one.. Also it's very less crowded

Thank kapil j
New Delhi, India
Level Contributor
125 reviews
64 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 382 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recommended for quick visit for the views it offers. Boating options are also available. There is nominal charge as entry fees.

1 Thank siddharthverma_1984
Level Contributor
19 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Went with family during afternoon and we were the only family in park apart from the park maintenance people. Boating is the only thing to do at the park and we were alone doing boat riding and hence enjoyed more. A bit off way but only thing to do in Palampur with family.

Thank HimanshuMotani
Level Contributor
25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Went to this location, and spent a couple of hours.This place has boating facility and you can spend your time in the lap of well maintained mother nature.

Thank Chiradeep_80
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Visited there in june 2016 during our visit to palampur. Very good place between the mountains of himachal. Nature's beauty. Spend evening there with my family. Do tracking there small pond in between the Van vihar Enjoyed boating and chinese food there at a cafe inside van vihar.

Thank Gaurav M
Bengaluru, India
Level Contributor
19 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Ordinary park. Decently maintained. If one does not have time, it can be given a miss. The restaurant inside is quite bad - poor service, poor food.

Thank karthik325
Level Contributor
20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Situated near the Neugal khad the road goes a steep downhill where u come across the Saurabh van vihar made in memory of Saurabh Kalia a Kargil martryr.an entry ticket of Rs 10 ..u enter a track surrounded by trees and inspiring quotes. One reaches a small govt run cafe offers reasonably good food. There is a small artificial pond... More 

Thank mrb75

Travellers who viewed Saurabh Van Vihar also viewed

Palampur, Kangra District
Palampur, Kangra District
Palampur, Kangra District

Been to Saurabh Van Vihar? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Saurabh Van Vihar staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?