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Massanjore Dam

Mayurakshi River, Dumka, India
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ALSO KNOWN AS CANADA DAM

It is about 31 km from Dumka in Jharkhand .Massanjore dam, across the Mayurakshi River,the dam was... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
Kumar M
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Bokaro Steel City, India
One in a thousand

Managed by Bengal govt..One of the major dams in the state of Jharkhand.Good sight seeing.Boat... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
Nicky Nelson M
via mobile
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Mayurakshi River, Dumka, India
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Reviewed 14 June 2017

It is about 31 km from Dumka in Jharkhand .Massanjore dam, across the Mayurakshi River,the dam was built with Candian aid so it is also called Canada Dam or Pearson Dam. It was commissioned in 1956.The dam is 155 feet high from its base and...More

Thank Kumar M
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Managed by Bengal govt..One of the major dams in the state of Jharkhand.Good sight seeing.Boat ride,hill climbing can be enjoyed.With family hotels.

Thank Nicky Nelson M
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

We went there for a day visit. It is mainly a picnic sopt having a small and cute river and a very big dam. Small wooded hillocks are the added attraction of this place. Viwe from the hill top irrigation guest house is simply stunning.

Thank travelarunava
Reviewed 3 April 2017

I did not have a clue this place is so beautiful. It was a day trip to the dam from Kolkata which took 6hrs. We stopped at multiple places on the way and we reached massanjore at around 1:30PM on 1st of April. The dam...More

1  Thank soumadip r
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

The weather and the road to go to Massanjore is just awesome. You will go through a jungle from Darjeeling more to Jharkhand Border..

2  Thank Sourav C
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Massanjore Dam also know as Canada Dam built on the river Mayurakshi. A nice for tracking, bird watch, and spend quality time family.

1  Thank AshishSharmaUK
Reviewed 24 October 2015

The place is quite Scenic with huge blue water body and small hills peeping. The place is quite peaceful and quite to spend some nice time roaming around. Good communication from Suri and Sainthia town (aprox 40 Km). These two towns are well connected by...More

5  Thank AshimChak
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Massanjore dam is about 32 kms from commissionaire town of Dumka, Jharkhand. The "Mayurakshi" river is stopped at this place in 'Raneshwar' block of Dumka where on the both sides of river are hills resulting in a reservoir of water. At the down side of...More

2  Thank naveenm246
Reviewed 25 February 2015

Massanjore dam is about 32 kms from commissionaire town of Dumka, Jharkhand. The dam blocks the "Mayurakshi" river at a place in 'Raneshwar' block of Dumka where on the both sides of river are hills resulting in a huge reservoir of water. At the down...More

3  Thank KK_MishraYATRI
Reviewed 30 January 2015

We visited Massanjore Dam (also known as Canada Dam) during later January, 2015. We went on a trip to Shantiniketan and had pre-decided to visit this Dam as there isn't much to do at Shantiniketan. It took around 2 hours to reach there from Shantiniketan...More

8  Thank Debojit P
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Sourav M
13 August 2016|
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Response from AshishSharmaUK | Reviewed this property |
Hello Sourav, I never been stay at Massanjore, you can prefer to stay at Dumka or Suri and from there you can plan a day trip to the Massanjore Dam. Regards, Ashish
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