Kaylana Lake Jodhpur
Kaylana Lake in Jodhpur, Rajasthan is located 8 kms to the west of Jodhpur on the Jaiselmer road. Pratap Singh, the then Prime Minister of Jodhpur, constructed this lake in 1872. This artificial lake is spread over 84 square kilometers. Where is the lake now, at one time there were palaces and gardens of two rulers of Jodhpur. They were destroyed to build the Kailana Lake. The post office of PHED of Irrigation Department near the lake. Boating facilities are also available for the tourists here.
An ideal picnic spot for tourists, this lake offers breathtaking views of the sunset. At that time the sky looks like a canvas decorated with glorious colors. Kaylana Lake is the perfect place to relax or celebrate a picnic. If you are interested in birds, then this place will further create your interest. Also known as Pratap Sagar, the area around this lake was once full of wild bears. It used to act as a safe hunt for royal members. But, it was not so with the increase in population.
Even if you are not an expert swimmer, do not try to swim in it. Better still, do not swim at all. Many young people who are trying to swim in this deep lake have lost their lives. Despite this, Kaylana Lake is an attractive picnic spot. The beauty of this place will stay with you for a long time after your visit.