Saurabh Van Vihar is a beautiful park for some relaxed and enjoyable time among lush greenery surrounded by the lush green valleys of Dhauladhar mountains. Spread in an area of 13 kms, Saurabh Van Vihar is a nature park that is dedicated to brave soldier of Indian Army Capt. Saurabh Kalia (martyr in the Kargil War). The park is situated on the bank of Neugel Khad. A perfect place for recreation, Saurabh Van Vihar is at a distance of about 4kms from Palampur. Overlooking the mighty Dhauladhar Range, the beauty of this nature park is enhanced with the different varieties of plants and trees. The park also shelters a sizable population of birds' species, which further adds to its charm. Boating, bird-watching and Bouldering can be enjoyed in the park.
Saurabh Van Vihar is named after Captain Saurabh Kalia, who sacrificed his life during Kargil operation on 9th June, 1999. There are swings and a small artificial pond for boating inside the van.
A small park, with an artificial Lake dedicated to the memory of Capt. Saurabh Kalia, a martyr of the Kargil War