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Address: Salem District, Yercaud 636601, India

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Nice for an evening!

The lake is at the centre of the town and can't be missed when you are in Yercaud. Good place for family and friends for boating and some yummy road side food.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

The lake is at the centre of the town and can't be missed when you are in Yercaud. Good place for family and friends for boating and some yummy road side food.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

yet another lake in a hill station , very touristy & crowded . has boating & a whole lot of shops all around spoils the whole view AVOID

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Chennai (Madras), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

There is nothing much else around here Since you're here enjoy a boat ride in the lake Not very well maintained, but the boating ride rates are kept very economical

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Natural lake, not too crowded but surroundings need to be de-weeded and maintainance can be improved

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Its like any other lake that is so common for boat riding at most hill stations but if the weather is good & crowd is thin, this can be a soothing experience. Pedal boat for 4 is 250 Rs for half an hour. They give you life jackets. There is food & available around.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

We took the motor boat ride of 15 mintues but the boatman was done in 10 minutes. I think the pedal boats would have been better.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Clean clear waters , centrally located with good boats !! Beautiful lake surrounded by hills. Wearing a life jacket is a must !!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

One of the attraction of Yercaud though an average place surrounding the small market place in the middle of the town. Good for spending half an hour or so before the dusk or may be late afternoon in the garden adjacent to the lake (if you are note boating). Paddle & Speed-Motor boats are available to hire. Mostly famous among... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

There's a deer park. Boating is kind of okish.. The life jackets are not taken seriously.. Prices are high.. For the less secure ride..

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

It is one of the attraction in yercaud. Boat ride here is good. The place is well managed. The boats are not very good. Especially the ones that are hand rown. The lake also has lot of weeds. Pedal boats are good. And pricing is reasonable. Overall nice place.

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Address: Salem District, Yercaud 636601, India
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Yercaud

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