Kanke dam

Location: Ranchi, Jharkhand.

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Ideal visit time: Any month in a year.

Kanke Dam
Kanke Dam

What is Kank Dam?

Kanke Dam is a dam that is famous for its beautiful scenery and that’s loved the visitors very much. Kanke has a large water reservoir and that’s called Kanke River. Its Elevation 611m (2,0005ft) and it’ population close to concerning 17,560. This town’s language is Hindi. Most of the people in this town talk in Hindi.

What is the history of Kanke Dam?

Kanke is a town in Ranchi District in Jharkhand. The Kanke Mental Asylum which is one of the largest in India and the Central Institute of psychiatry was started by a country that thought that the cooler climate of Ranchi would be salubrious to mental health.

Institute of Coal Management, Birsa Veterinary Institute, Birsa Agricultural University, and most institutions are located in Kanke.

What are the inside and outside views of Kanke Dam?

Kanke dam is a very special place for those people who love to click pictures, quiet an environment, spend time with families and the nearest one then this place is perfect for them.

Because this place is so good. You can go there with your family members and organize a picnic there and go with the next in the evening at the same time. You can also click pictures in this place because this place is surrounded by trees and the environment looks so good. Most of the visitors visit this place only for photography. Take a boat ride in the calm water is the most enjoyable this in this dam. Everyone should try this one.

Why people are attracted to Kanke Dam?

This place is attractive for its scenery or environment. The sunset time in the evening looks just mesmerizing, and that’s why most visitors visit this place in the evening. Most of the people arranged their picnic with friends or family, most of the visitors to there and just sitting there without doing nothing and that feels so relieved.

Kanke Dam
Kanke Dam

There are so many famous places in Kanke That’s why people are attracted to this place very much. Here is a list of those nearby famous places:

Is it safe to visit Kanke Dam?

Yes, it’s safe to visit Kanke dam.


Are there any parking facilities in Kanke Dam?

Yes, there are parking facilities and it’s free of cost.

What are the entry fees of this dam?

There are no entry fees in this dam. It’s free of cost.

Is photography allowed in this dam?

Yes, photography is allowed in this dam and it’s free of cost for those who visit there, and this is the perfect place for photography.

Are there any restaurants inside the dam?

No, there is no restaurant inside the dam.

What is the best time to visit this dam?

You can visit this place any month of the year.

What is the visiting time of this dam?

9.00 Am to 5.00 Pm is the visiting time of this place.  You should visit this place in the evening time then you can enjoy the sunset view.

Kanke Dam
Kanke Dam

How many days in a week does the dam remain open?

This dam remains open all the days of the week. You can visit any of these days.

How much time will take to visit this place?

It will take almost 2-3 hours to visit this place.

Near restaurants:

Famous restaurants near Kanke Dam are:

Near Hotels:

Famous hotels nearby Kanke Dam are

How to reach:

By air: Birsa Munda Airport is the nearest airport in Ranchi. After reaching Ranchi you can take a bus or taxi to reach Kanke.

By rail: Nearest railway station in Ranchi is the Ranchi railway station. This railway is so good to reach Ranchi. After reaching Ranchi you can take a But or car to reach Kanke.

By road: Visiting Kanke by road is the best way. You can hire a bus or can reach Kanke directly.

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