Bhakra Dam


Bhakhra Dam, the highest straight gravity dam in the world situated in Naina Devi Sub-Tehsil about 14 Kms. from Nangal town occupies the predominant position amongst the places of tourist interest.

Bhakhra occupies a very important place on the India’s tourist map and has rightly been described as a “New Temple of Resurgent India”, by the late Prime Minister Mr. Nehru. The project authorities have set up a Public Relation Office in Nangal Township which provides necessary help and guidance to the tourists.

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How to Reach:

By Air

Nearest Airport is at Chandigarh, situated at a distance of about 113 Km.

By Train

Nearest Railway Station is Nangal Dam, situated at a distance of about 100 Km.

By Road

Bhakra Dam is easily approachable by Road, it is situated at a distance of about 117 Km from Bilaspur.