Dalpat Sagar Lake is located within Jagdalpur. It is one of the biggest artificial lake in Chhattisgarh. It was built by Raja Dalpat Deo Kakatiya over 400 years ago to harvest rain water. There is an old temple located at the center island of the Dalpat Sagar. The temple is of local deity. As it is located on an island, one will have to take paddle boat or fishing boat to reach there.
One should come here as it is a wonderful experience to stand on an island and enjoy the beauty of surroundings. To enjoy Dalpat Sagar, Government of Chhattisgarh has arranged the facilities of paddle boats and motor boat. The Goverment of Chattisgarh has also built an island on Dalpat Sagar so that people can sit, relax and enjoy the beauty of the lake.
The island is enriched with coconut trees, a light tower and musical fountain. One can also sit in the island and spend hours enjoying the view and the sunset. Musical fountain adds to the beauty of the island has attracted many tourists to the place.