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Address: Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
Phone Number: +94 77 604 3599
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US$48.75*
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Private Day Trip: Nuwara Eliya from Kandy by Train
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US$71.25*
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Private Guided Hike to Single Tree Hill in Nuwara Eliya
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US$36.00*
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Private Day-Tour: Highland Highlights from Kandy

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Part of the lake is currently being dredged

could have been a scenic lake, but there was very little water when we were there & some dredging work was going on. the drive around the lake was nice

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Being early for our train booking, our driver took us to Gregory Lake, to show us a popular destination for local holiday makers. After the beautiful herb gardens, tea plantations and the leopard reserve at Yala, this was an incredible disappointment and frankly a little cheeky for the council to charge foreigners to enter a public reserve. The park looked... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

could have been a scenic lake, but there was very little water when we were there & some dredging work was going on. the drive around the lake was nice

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

One place we always visit , when in NE! So beautiful, be it on a misty morning, or a bright sunny day! A must visit if you are one of those people who can not stop taking pictures... I had my Wedding shoot here! :)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The lake is situated in very beautiful surroundings and is worth visiting and taking a boat ride .One gets a view of hills and also of the city while taking the boat ride.

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Thank Shreekant A
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The lake is very nice. But the price they charge is not acceptable. Charging 50-60 rupees is reasonable. But 200 rupees is bit higher.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Easy walk if you are staying near town. Very relaxing to sit and watch the world go by. Good for people with children or if you have a spare couple of hours. Kiosks with food and drinks open til night.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Looks like a good spot for some relaxation but it was almost empty and therefore not so interesting to visit then. It has potential to be a nice place.you have to pay some small money to get in

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Gregory lake situated at the city limits of Nuwaraeliya town just next to Race course . you have to experience a boat ride at the lake.

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Kandy, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Went to the Gregory park in a cold evening. there is some food stalls in the park... had some pastas and kottu from one of there stalls and it was veryyy delicious experience... and then joined to ride a Swan Boat, just for 500/=

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

So I can be biased when reviewing this lake. The time I was here, there was hardly any water. I can imagine how beautiful this lake mush be if there was water. I was told that they are cleaning the lake because of trash in it. To be fair, I didn't see the total beauty of this lake but I... More 

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