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Ward's Lake

East Khasi Hills District, Shillong, India
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Anyway Shillong is peaceful place. Although if you would like to sit beside a lake which is located... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
New Delhi, India
Sit around the lake and relax

This beautiful lake with a garden and musical fountain is a nice place in the heart of Shillong to... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Kaushik G
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East Khasi Hills District, Shillong, India
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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

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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
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Lush green carpet of grass and flowers all around with a lake in the centre.. Cool breeze always flows inside the lake premsis. Its nice for couples and group of friends to sit and relax!

Thank sunnykhawash
Reviewed 15 May 2017

The lake has a lot of greenery, good walk ways and in the middle a small man-made lake that offers paddle boating. it is a few minutes drive from the main police bazaar The lake is closed on tuesdays Good place to spend a couple...More

Thank oorsuthis
Reviewed 30 April 2017

In the heart of Shillong Police bazar area, this lake is situated next to the Meghala assembly. It offers a beautiful lake for boating and a nice park with beautiful flowers, to sit and relax on seats.

Thank SuvodipMoitra
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

It's a small lake which has boating facility and nice hangout area. Perfect for chill out. Very clean and well maintained.

Thank ReetaKarki
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Wards Lake is a bit of an institution in Shillong and is popular with young and old, residents and tourists alike. The park was originally built in 1894 and has been well maintained throughout its history. As the name suggests there is a lake in...More

Thank Shillong21
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This is a really small lake in the hill side and the attraction is pedal boats for people who can indulge in that activity. If you are pressed for time, this place can be skipped.

Thank swamisanganur
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