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Address: Salem District, Yercaud 636601, India

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The lake itself is well maintained and the boats were also good. Because of the crowd, there was some waiting time.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
spk100
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Chennai
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Chennai
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The lake itself is well maintained and the boats were also good. Because of the crowd, there was some waiting time.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The name does not justify the place in real. Its just a small lake which have been turned into a commercial place by placing some boat rides. The water looks dirty.

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Thank Ajit G
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lake is quite dirty and uninviting. You could easily save an hour or so by not taking the boat ride. You'd rather go to Shevaroy temple, Kiliyur falls and few other places closeby!

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Thank Shrikanth R
New Delhi, India
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8 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Yercaud is the good place to spend time with Family. Not many places to explore but the weather, location and natural beauty makes it must visit place in South India. This is really cost effective option with compare to other hill stations.

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Thank NileshWankhade
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73 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Small lake with boating facilities. On one bank is the deer park and garden. Not very picturesque but nice place to pass time.

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Thank Yagnesh T
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11 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The lake is so beautiful and is the center of attraction at Yercaud. Boating services are provided at the Lake. Choices of boating are row, pedal and motor. The boating goes around the deer park, situated in the center of the lake, giving a good view of the park and rest of the surroundings. There are professional photographers in the... More 

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Thank GnaniRajan
Chennai (Madras), India
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Surrounded by loads of greenery... the route has loads of curves and fun for kids & adults to enjoy.. unlike commercial lakes (ooty/kodai) this is not one big circle.. so enjoy :)

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Thank vmanasi02
Chennai (Madras), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After visiting ooty Boat House, this is nothing. Much smaller is size, not much activity other than boating. But water is clean and they mandatory use life jackets - Good. Try to visit at 9 AM to avoid crowd.

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Thank Karthik167
Chennai (Madras), India
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61 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the boating was so nice since we had it in the evening. It was like boating on a golden lake. They ensure safety vests on you at all the time of the ride. simply cool experience. lot of snack shops around for sit and munch near the lakeshore. Plan to visit in the evening.

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Thank Arun S
Mangalore
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58 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Big lake as the name suggests is big .. there is a deer park in the centre of the cake ... the activities are mainly boating . You can use the paddle boat or the motor boat.. the rates not too high too. Care is taken you wear a life vest... there are a few stalls outside selling local specialities... More 

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