Hirekolale Lake is one of the most wonderful places to visit in Chikkamagaluru, it’s surrounded by the beauty of mountains in the Western Ghats,. This beautiful man-made lake is good for every spectator in Chikkamagaluru and must not be missed while visiting Chikkamagaluru tourist places.
It was built as a source to supply water for drinking and irrigation purposes to the town of Chikkamagaluru. The lake is included by gorgeous surroundings and offers a wonderful place to spend some quality time with family & friends.
Hirekolale Lake offers the most wonderful views of the landscape at the time of evening when the huge number of travelers gather here. It is a delight for photography lovers who are looking to add an idyllic sunset shot to their travel albums. One can also appreciate the exceptional views of Mullayanagiri Hills from Hirekolale Lake.
Hirekolale lake, is around 10 KMs from Chikkamagaluru Town and hardly takes 20 minutes’ drive. Hirekolale lake can be visited throughout the year. However, its famous to witness sunset at this place.
There is no entry fees for this lake as of now and its open for visitors throughout the day.