Leaving Tollygunge station the circular rail takes another left turn and reaches Lake Gardens station. As the name suggests the area is near to a lake and its adjacents gardens. The tracks here run parallel with the only large water body of the city - the Rabindra Sarobar or more popularly the Dhakuria Lake. Lake Gardens is a very decent, peaceful & premium locality of Kolkata. This locality is in a stone's throw distance from Gariahat - the hub of all the marketing activities in South Kolkata. Lake Gardens has a lot of parks with abundance of greenery which provides good places for jogging and morning walks and also great respite from the hustle & bustles of the city life.