Avathanapatti Lake Side Park - Tamilnadu

Avathanapatti Lake Side Park is located in the beautiful town of Avathanapatti in Tiruvallur district of Tamil Nadu. The park is located on the banks of the beautiful Avathanapatti Lake, which is a popular spot for boating and fishing. The park covers 10 acres and is home to many animal and plant species. Surrounded by lush greenery and with a peaceful atmosphere, the park is an ideal place for picnics, family outings and relaxation. The park also has many walking paths, a children's playground and a beautiful garden with a variety of flowers and plants. One of the park's most popular tourist attractions is Avathanapatti Lake, an artificial lake built in the 1980s. Home to many species of fish, the lake is a popular spot for boating and fishing. Visitors can rent a pedal boat or boat to explore the lake or simply sit by the lake and enjoy the surroundings.

History of Avathanapatti Lake Side Park

The area where Avathanapatti-Lakeside Park is located was once a forest known for its rich biodiversity and natural beauty. In the 19th century, the British colonial government recognized the area's potential as a tourist destination and began developing it as a recreational centre. They built many buildings and structures on the other side of the river, including a small lake that later expanded into the Krishnagiri River.

Nearby sightseeing places

KRP Dam Park, Government museum, Krishnagiri fort, Krishnagiri Lake.

Visiting time

6.00 AM – 8.00 PM

How to reach Avathanapatti Lake Side Park?

By air – Salem airport is the nearest to reach Avathanapatti Lake Side Park that covers about 90 km.
By train- Jolarpet railway station is the nearest junction top reach Avathanapatti Lake Side Park
By road – Driving from Hosur is the easiest way to reach Avathanapatti Lake Side Park, Krishnagiri covering 60 km. National Highways - NH - 205