Ultimate n' Unique! The jungle retreat is calling

The retreat is nestled amidst evergreen jungle at Pong Dam lake. There are beautiful hill ridges around. Above all, it is certainly an ideal destination for bird watching. Watersports, boating and fishing in Pong Dam are other major attractions for tourists. This man-made Ramsar site lake is known as a mini sea for its vastness. A nature explorer finds attractive adventure trails in the midst of the forest. World famous Masroor rock cut temple is rather close by. Furthermore, there are several scenic nature treks. The retreat is rich in flora and fauna in particular.

Even more, Raadballi is blessed with beautiful places to visit nearby. Most noteworthy, these include Kangra Fort, Dharamshala and Bathu temples. Likewise, the retreat is well-connected by road. Dharamshala, Kangra Airport and Pathankot are within easy reach.

raadballi retreat

For one thing, this serene jungle resort hosts a rather vast herbal garden. There is also an abundance of wildlife around it. Similarly, it has Eco-friendly traditional cottages. It has a vast grassy lawn and a beautiful pond. We offer well-known Ayurveda therapy, called Dashkarma. Notably, this involves body massage, herbal bath and ENT procedures. All these indeed, rejuvenate the entire body system.

Furthermore, in fact, our stress is to serve organic food to guests. Variety of Himalayan herbs enhance wellness and taste to our cuisine. Above all, Kangri Dham is our speciality. We encourage our willing guests to participate in cooking. Similarly, knowledge of local herbs is shared with them.

Birding at Pong Dam

Finally, Pong Dam is an important wildlife sanctuary since 1983. As a result, it is a home for almost 4oo charming species of birds. These include both water birds as well as peripheral birds. Most importantly, it gives a vast scope to bird watchers and photographer. 1.5 lakh migratory birds converge here during winter. Indeed, this is the largest number for any lake in North India. Rural trek running parallel to Sugnara village is rich in the bird count. Rancer and Karu islands are good in birds like Curlews, Warblers etc. Even more, the presence of many local species makes it attractive for explorers. For one thing, Raadballi is a central location. It provides an easy and comfortable reach for the visitor for Pong Dam.

Pong dam migratory birds

What to find in Pong Dam?

The very fact of Pong Dam being vast in the area is a major attraction for tourists as well as for the migratory birds. Birds from trans-Himalayan regions flock here during winter in huge numbers. The depth of the dam being up to 180 feet during the rainy season makes it a rich ground for fish to grow aplenty. Thus, angling and fishing have emerged as a thrilling adventure sport. Pong Dam has five main islands namely Rancer, Karu, Rajeli, Jattan da Kuwal and Danderh. They provide a scenic view of the majestic Dhauladhar mountain range. Similarly, the Bathu ki Ladi Temples also happen to be an important tourist destination in Pong Dam.

Why Choose Raadballi?

At Raadballi we try to make your stay memorable by helping you experience the following

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of the jungle resort

Contact info

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Village Tikka Bhakler

PO Bilaspur, Teh Dehra

District Kangra

Himachal Pradesh

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