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Ward's Lake

East Khasi Hills District, Shillong, India
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Ward's Lake

We had a lovely visit to this pretty lakeside locale. It is beautifully landscaped around the lake... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Chatter44
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New Delhi, Delhi, India
An English Park

Spotlessly clean and a place for families to chill out, picnic and get dressed up in tribal wearfor... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
rdella
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Princes Risborough, United Kingdom
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  • Very good52%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
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East Khasi Hills District, Shillong, India
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Reviewed 6 days ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is beautifully dressed up. Not naturally created though but Shillong tourism has transformed this place to something you must visit once you come to shillong. This place can't be missed. The lake is beautiful and the side views are as well. Must try...More

Thank ARINDAM B
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Poor infrastructure, offers boating facilities. But the entire lake stinks so badly that you can’t even take a stroll. Sad that there is no maintenance, wonder what happens to the entrance fee of so many visitors of the place which is situated in the heart...More

Thank Swathi B
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

It is a beautiful place to come and relax and keep your feet up. Entry is very nominal (₹10/- with additional ₹10/- if using still photography). Located right in the middle of the bustling city and located very close to the busy popular market-leading(Police Bazaar)....More

Thank Manju M
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Though it didn't impressed us much after experiencing high hill lakes at Mawphanlur. But one can choose to do boating here.

Thank Krishnandu
Reviewed 28 October 2017

It is a good place to spend your time. You can take a walk inside the park, just sit around for chit-chat, do boating, watch the sun go down.... It also has a nice cafeteria inside.

Thank where_am_i_1
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