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Ulsoor Lake

Address: Ulsoor, Halasuru | Near MG Road, Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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Type: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
Owner description: The beautiful Ulsoor Lake, located in the city center, went through a phase of being thoroughly...
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Type: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
Owner description: The beautiful Ulsoor Lake, located in the city center, went through a phase of being thoroughly neglected before it was spruced up again. Boating is a possibility here. A visit to this lake can be combined with a visit to the nearby Gurudwara (Sikh house of worship), Bangalore’s largest.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

Nicely maintained lake. went for boating here , ideal time is after 4:30 and upto 5:30 if you wanna go for boating . they charge something like 100 bucks for a half hour peddle boat. Enjoyed a lot. you also have speed boats

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

This is maintained by the the Military people. It is well maintained. There is boating. You can go there for a morning walk or jog. This is the best lake inside Bangalore. Good to visit during the day time.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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35 reviews 35 reviews
30 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

its old lake have history of 250 plus years. there is small rock and small temple also in lake area. its military who maintenance the lake. tips is must must watch lake in Bangalore timing in morning walk. near some hotel also you find some food stuff like pani puri dish in street in evening times. best for family and... More 

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New Delhi
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25 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Lakes of Bangalore are my favorite. It is either my love for protecting the environment or saving water for a better day. This lake also is the famous ganesa and bengali immersion tank in one corner. From July, I have had the good luck of spotting several new species of eagles, Fish eagle, Milvus migrans, Pied Harrier, Bonnels eagle, Buzzard,... More 

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Navi Mumbai, India
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Nice boating experience. Lake is neat and clean. Maintained by Indian Army. Boating is not expensive. neat and clean boats. there can be some eating joints for better experience.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

My collages and first company where I started working was around road of the lake. I have seen different stages of this lake where it had fishy smell and cleaned up and then lot of construction for the lake up liftment was done. In my college days we used to regularly visit the parks around this lake. Even now we... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Though an artificial lake this is a great place to chill out with friends. You can hire rowing boats and since the weather is not hostile rowing is fun However since it is an artificial lake the maintenace is not upto the mark and leaves much to be desired Dont expect anything else except the joy of rowing your hired... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

This is a huge lake and its surroundings have been developed as a track. Lot of people do there jogging in the morning and evening. There is a place for exercising as well with equipment . Outskirts you get tea and roasted bhutta.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Not well maintained. They should learn from Sankey Lake in Sadashivnagar. Was dissapointed to some extent.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We were there just for an evening stroll. The didn't look really clean so we just dropped the idea of taking a boat ride. The kids play area was okay but Mosquitos swarming you by the dusk of the day. Taking a stroll would be just fine.

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