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Ward's Lake

East Khasi Hills District, Shillong, India
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A pretty picture

Feed the fish, watch the ducks and geese sailing past or sunning themselves on the grassy slopes... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sathya S
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Mumbai, India
via mobile
Beautiful lake

Beautiful lake.. Nice for kids... Awesome scenery... Kids enjoy....... Ducks. Fish.. Bridge over d... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Shilpa G
via mobile
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“on tuesdays” (4 reviews)
“morning walk” (6 reviews)
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East Khasi Hills District, Shillong, India
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"morning walk"
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"boating facility"
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"seasonal flowers"
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"lush green garden"
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"leisurely stroll"
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"wooden bridge"
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"the heart of the city"
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"ducks and geese"
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"popular attractions"
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"police bazaar area"
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"nice place to relax"
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"feed the fish"
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Feed the fish, watch the ducks and geese sailing past or sunning themselves on the grassy slopes ...or just amble along the trails round this man-made lake in the heart of Shillong. It is an escape into nature. I went with two children who are...More

Thank Sathya S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful lake.. Nice for kids... Awesome scenery... Kids enjoy....... Ducks. Fish.. Bridge over d lake is nice with nearby restaurants

Thank Shilpa G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place for a morning walk. Not sure if it should be in a tour list or not. They charge an entry fee for the tourists but the local people enters the park free. The park around the lake is well maintained. Overall it's a...More

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Reviewed March 21, 2018

It is beautifully landscaped around the lake, which offers boating facility to the visitors also. With the nice walkways clean and a place for families to chill out and can get dressed up in tribal wear for photos.Its charming, pleasurable and serene.

Thank ritutpal
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Reviewed February 2, 2018

Ward's lake is situated centrally in Shillong. The lake has nice walkways along the edges and bridges. Boating is available. Lots of ducks and geese in the lake.

Thank Parwathi H
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Reviewed January 13, 2018

We had a lovely visit to this pretty lakeside locale. It is beautifully landscaped around the lake, which offers boating facility to the visitors. There is also a cafetaria to cater to the thirsty and hungry visitors! Ward's Lake is located very centrally making it...More

Thank Chatter44
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Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Spotlessly clean and a place for families to chill out, picnic and get dressed up in tribal wearfor photos. You can even boat on the lake. Serenity in the midst of Shillong noise and traffic.

Thank rdella
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Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

You can easily upto 2 hours here. The park is very clean with a beautiful walk way, fountain and a nice lake where you can enjoy boating. There is a nice restaurant with chinese and indian food and snacks and pastries. The park closes by...More

Thank Sameera K
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Reviewed December 31, 2017

Awesome to hang out. Awesome to hang out. One of the most popular attractions of Shillong, Ward's lake is a must-visit place when in this pristine north-eastern city. Also known as Pollock's Lake, this artificial water body is encircled by an extensive lush garden and...More

Thank rajesh_parashar89
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Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

One can visit the lake for spending some quality time along with family and friends. Very beautifully decorated for Christmas and new year. Boating can be done.

Thank Aparajita D
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