Panchet Dam is situated at a distance of 17 KMs from the city of Asansol. The place is a picnic spot and offers a large number of adventure activities such as rock climbing, fishing etc. for the tourist. The dam is on the banks of river Damodar and the best time to visit is the monsoon season. Tourist can also have an enchanting experience visiting the Old Terracotta temple ruins nestled among the Garpanchkot hills.