Kanke Dam is near by Rock Garden and The Gonda Hill. Kanke Dam gives the drinking water of the people of Ranchi. Kanke Dam was developed by British. The work of the construction was completed in 1954. Kanke Dam is famous for bathing, boating and fishing. People likes to go to celebrate picnic on 25 December and 1st January.
How to Reach Kanke Dam
Birsa Munda International Airport is the nearest airport to Kanke Dam. Regular domestic flight service is available to Ranchi from all important Indian cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai. The airport is around 14.5 Km km away from Kanke Dam. Taxis and Cabs from outside the airport can be easily availed at a nominal price to reach Kanke Dam.
|S.No||Airport Name||City||Distance (Approx.)||Driving Time (Approx.)|
|1||Birsa Munda International Airport||Ranchi||14.5 km||43 mins|
|2||Gaya Airport||Gaya||226 km||5 hours 13 mins|
Ranchi Junction (Junction) is the nearest Railway Station to Kanke Dam and almost 8.3 Km km away from Ranchi Junction. Ranchi Junction is well connected with all major cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai. The Railway Station is around 8.3 Km km away from Kanke Dam. Taxis and Cabs from outside the Railway Station can be easily availed at a nominal price to reach Kanke Dam.
|S.No||Train Station Name||Station Type||Distance (Approx.)||Driving Time (Approx.)|
|1||Ranchi Junction||Junction||8.3 km||38 mins|
|2||Hatia||Regular||17.9 km||52 mins|
Kanke Dam, Ranchi distance from Ranchi is 10.1 Km and travel time is . 38 Mins, Gaya to Kanke Dam, Ranchi distance is 231 Km and travel time is . 5 Hours 23 Mins, Patna to Kanke Dam, Ranchi distance is 329 Km and travel time is . 8 Hours 42 Mins, North Dumdum to Kanke Dam, Ranchi distance is 425 Km and travel time is . 8 Hours 49 Mins, Babatpur to Kanke Dam, Ranchi distance is 444 Km and travel time is . 10 Hours 15 Mins
“Note:- Private/State buses, Cabs/Taxis are available to reach Kanke Dam.“