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Gregory Lake

Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
+94 77 604 3599
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“boat ride” (106 reviews)
“jet ski” (62 reviews)
“water sports” (44 reviews)
Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
+94 77 604 3599
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Take a walk around the lake anytime of the day. Good place to take photos. Amazing view. A must visit

Thank Shamini H
Reviewed yesterday

Nice quiet place with loads of activities like pony rides and short boat trips. The views are breathtaking, and one will need British Autumn clothing as weather is 10 degree cooler than subtropical Colombo or Kandy.

Thank Jay_Naugah
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The lake is split into individual parks. They cost 200rp per foreigner to enter. Each has a small walking path full of touts hustling overpriced boat rides (annoying). There are some grassy spots to sit, and thats nice. However, the water is a light brown...More

Thank Schuyler T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is not allowed to swim in this lake, but there are plenty of other activities to engage in. There is a large lawn that you can lay in or the kids can play, A walking path which is also can use to ride a...More

Thank Amila Dananjaya D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pretty lake to walk around if you have the time, otherwise just do a drive by. Nothing really much to do but to stroll around it. Not one of the most beautiful lakes in the world but nice enough to take a stroll.

Thank JenHLee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful lake , well maintained.A must visit when ever in Nuwaraeliya. Lovely for photographs. There will be a lot of activities during the season in April.

Thank DilrukshiH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Entertainment for the locals like an old fashioned amusement fair, but with speed boats and jetskis horses floating swans ice creams can be bought locals 20 rupee tourists 200 rupee $2 USD entrance.

1  Thank TrevorT-Bone
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my family after all visited Nuwara Eliya we came to Gregory Lake to relax,really best place for relaxing and we have activities to do too if anyone visit Nuwara Eliya I have to go

Thank Rishi A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A pretty lake surrounded by an increasing number of large houses and populated by horses roaming through the fields and carparks

Thank John j
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was calm, not crowdy. The walk is short. If u have nothing else to do u can spend 1 hour there. W.C are dirty . There is a restaurant close with a nice view on the lakeif you want to eat or drink something....More

Thank Nayyoula
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Shereen S
8 November 2016|
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Response from Lenoog | Reviewed this property |
Hello Shereen, They close around 8PM Its really a beautiful place I recommend you to walk all around the lake its big lake so by walking you might get tired you can take tuk tuk and go the other side of the lake The lake... More
5 September 2016|
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Response from Rex11277 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, It opens from 8 Am and entry charge is LKR 200 for Foreign Nationals. Regards Ranjit