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Address: Salem District, Yercaud 636601, India
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Small lake

Lake is pretty small, the main attraction is boating, we took peddle boats, safety jacket was provided. lake is relatively clean and pleasant view all around. they have row boats... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lake is pretty small, the main attraction is boating, we took peddle boats, safety jacket was provided. lake is relatively clean and pleasant view all around. they have row boats but they do not allow tourists to row.

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Thank vrstupids
Austin, Texas
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are a fan of pedal boats and also decently tall (5.9+), it is very unlikely that your legs feel comfortably pedaling these small boats .. time to ask your wife/partner to help out :) The lake is also home to a deer park in the center and also some bird life towards the extreme corners; Pedal boats are... More 

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Thank srikanth s
Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The parking was done haphazardly on the road , watch out for cow's and bulls . There is a parking after going forward in this road. Photo people click your photo's and sell this . They look good and can be a good memory. You can go to lady's seat from here in the same direction .

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Thank Ashwin_Srigiri
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17 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went by motor boat, they charge 350 for eight persons.. Beware of the boat man slowing up at the rear end, so that from a distance camera person without our knowledge shoots a photo and frames it by the time we arrive to sell it to us.. Was completely surprised.. Lake aspect was not so clean.. Nothing much to see... More 

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Thank Amar g
Bangalore
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited on Sunday and it was very much crowded. There were very less no. of Boats & we had to wait for 1 hr.

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Thank Praveen M
Tirupur, India
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6 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did not take a boat ride but, walked around Anna park and around the lake. The park and lake surroundings are not well maintained. There will be no greenery unlike Ooty or Kodaikanal. You will find it hard to be attractive.

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Thank TheSimpleOne
Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its a decent place to spend some time, grab some snacks from outside and it would be wonderful to spend some time specially in evening.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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91 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were almost disappointed to see the activities here. Though it seems to be located in the city center and has a serene view. Nothing great as such.

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Thank emanurag
Chennai (Madras), India
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33 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Understand from people the lake at Yercaud is a natural formation and gets its share of water during the rains on the hills surrounding it and any excess overflows to the foothills as a small river. This is one of the main attractions at Yercaud. If you so desire you could take a boat ride. It is a pleasant experience... More 

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Thank Leisureguygid
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15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the major attractions of yercaud. Boat Club operated by tamilnadu tourism offers boat rides at very nominal prices. The way they order and assign passengers to boats is highly appreciated.

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