The Karnal Lake is a major tourist spot in Karnal. There is a complex, an artificial lake and an island in the center. The island has dark vegetation due to which, it is visited by a variety of migratory and other birds like kingfishers, swans, geese, ducks etc.
Boating is also one of the main attractions of the lake where both rowing and paddle boats are arranged. There is accommodation facility, a restaurant, bar, gift shop, fast food counter, fruit juice corner, first aid dispensary, banking counter, conference hall and banquet hall in the premises of the lake.