Maharana Pratap Sagar - District Kangra.
Location- 170 km from Chandigarh, 110 km from Amritsar, 55 km from Dharamshala. Well connected by road.
Named in honour of the Great Patriot Maharana Pratap (1572 - 97 AD), this was once known as the Pong Dam Reservoir.
A branch of the Directorate of Mountaineering and Allied Sports is located at the Maharana Pratap Sagar. Year long activities include swimming, water-skiing, surfing, kayaking, rowing, canoeing and sailing. The Directorate of Tourism and Civil Aviation provides equipment at the Sagar which includes sail boats, paddle boats, life buoys, water scooters, speed boats, rafts, life jackets, water skis and wet suits. Various courses - beginner, intermediate and advanced - are also conducted at the Sagar.
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