Dumboor Lake is a charming water body located in Amarpur Sub Division 120 Km. away from Agartala. The look of the lake is like tabour shaped small drum, "Dumboor" of Lord Shiva from which the name "Dumboor" originates.
Dumboor Lake does not have any boundary. Being at a distance from the city lights, a number of Migratory Birds flock here in the winter season. Dumboor Lake is one of the best places for Bird Watching. Various species of migratory birds are visible in the winter and it has rich reservoir of natural and cultured fishes. Water sports facilities are additional attraction. There is a major Hydel Project near the lake from where River Gomati originates and this is called Tirthamukh where on 14th January every year famous Pous Sankranti Mela takes place. The lake is the confluence of rivers Raima and Sarma.
Situated amidst picturesque hills packed with vegetation, the Dumboor Lake is a perfect holiday destination to take a tour; it is one of the major attractions of Tripura, India. The lake also acquires a rich reservoir of natural and cultured fishes.
Thus Dumboor Lake is not only an important tourist spot but also it is used for the Hydel project of the state. Dumboor Lake is situated about 58kms from Udaipur City. It connects of the three most important destinations - Agartala, Udaipur and Gomti River.
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Journey to the Dumboor Lake
Nearest airport is at Agartala. The Agartala airport connects Tripura to the rest of India by air. The nearest rail station is at Kumarghat. From here you can reach the place by road. The Lake is about 110kms away from Agartala. One can travel by buses, private taxies and rickshaws from here to reach the lake.
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