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Ward's Lake

East Khasi Hills District, Shillong, India
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Awesome place with beautiful views Boating relaxing n all. An all together all time view location... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
satish s
via mobile
Lovely lake with a park

This is one place your kids will love as much as the adults. The surroundings are beautiful with a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Praveen K
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  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
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East Khasi Hills District, Shillong, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome place with beautiful views Boating relaxing n all. An all together all time view location for friends n families.

Thank satish s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one place your kids will love as much as the adults. The surroundings are beautiful with a lush green garden. There are slides, swings and see-saw for children. This makes for a perfect picnic spot! Bameri resort is also not very far away...More

Thank Praveen K
Reviewed 15 September 2017

The lake with the park is right in the heart of the city. It's next to Police Bazaar and one can relax here after shopping. The 45 mins boat ride is good enough and one can seat here for sometime. There are vendors selling puffed...More

Thank SRKK2013
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Ward's lake is a nature park with a nice lake inside. It has walking tracks where one can stroll around. If you have some time in hand then can go for a leisurely stroll else this can be given a miss.

Thank Annie V
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Must visit for a relaxing evening. Its green and beautiful. You can pedal boat if you want. Lots of people and kids having good time will be there. There is a cozy cafe inside the park, have a cup of coffee and a snack and...More

Thank vandana_upadhyay
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Wonderful lake surrounded by trees, gardens and lawns. Excellent place to relax after hectic shopping. Fresh air and lovely flowers. There is a cafeteria inside but the choice is rather limited. Boating is possible though boating facilities were closed for some repairs on the afternoon...More

Thank PBC24
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Anyway Shillong is peaceful place. Although if you would like to sit beside a lake which is located on the hill and which has cynical view and peace then I would suggest it would be Ward's lake. Shillong was always praised by the British as...More

1  Thank RobinInfinities
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This beautiful lake with a garden and musical fountain is a nice place in the heart of Shillong to enjoy a lazy afternoon or evening. There is a paltry entrance fee of 10 bucks. We had walked from our hotel in Police Bazaar area to...More

Thank Kaushik G
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Nice and peaceful place. Enjoyed it Boating was an icing on cake with local clothing also available to take good memories back home with you. All ingredients for enjoyable evening present here

Thank Shantanu K
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We went to this place on day 4 of our trip - last day. This was like good to have in my list. Went to gate and it was too early and since don bosco was next in my list so i skipped this one...More

Thank ukgaurav
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