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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saw the lake on my way to Cherrapunji, fell so much in love with it that I changed my hotel bookings - squeezed in a day to stay by the lake - and did not get out of the resort for the entire day -...More

Thank ritu m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very big lake with greenery around when you drive up to Shillong, makes the drive beautiful. You can stop at view points for pictures,It is quite green in color at places.

1  Thank SAAG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this lake is on the way to shillong from guwahati, around 7-8 km from city. Very big man-made lake but not so cozy and great views. Meghalaya offers more better sights than this.

1  Thank Udit_007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Umiam Lake ( Barapani Lake) is a reservoir surrounding by lush green hills. It is located on the Guwahati-Shillong Road, a bit outskirts of Shillong city. It was created by damming the Umiam river. The picturesque location and the serene beauty of the lake attract...More

Thank arghya65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Umiam lake or Barapani, is definitely a scenic place. We visited this place during our journey from Shillong to Guahati Airport. Its a huge lake, and quite popular among the locals. The viewing platform from which you can have a full view of the lake...More

Thank kakaanirban
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had great fun at Umiam Lake. A very large lake near Shillong having tourist attractions. Beautiful surroundings, naturally rich and having arrangement of so many water sports, it's a must visit for all tourist. It may not be covered within the Shillong local sight...More

Thank Dhruv_Touristor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a breathtaking place to be . One of the best place to relax on the way to Shillong and also a good place for picnics . This is a lovely place. A nice place for a day out for the people in Guwahati or...More

Thank JeffNavas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

the umiam lake is located en route to Shillong ! The place is well developed with a well manicured garden / park . Speed boats and motor boat rides are available . It’s a little too heavy on the pocket though . They charge 400...More

Thank vaishak v
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

when you are on way from Guwahati to Shillong this big lake is on outskirts of Shillong ,very big lake with natural surroundings , picturesque look,a huge and clean lake surrounded by mountains ,great spot for picnic and fun too,boating is available if you are...More

Thank sssdgn
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We reached here around 11 am in the morning on our way to Shillong from Guwahati. A big lake surrounded by hills and the scenery seems to be right out of a painting. Boating facilities and a small restaurant is available. A must see. Very...More

1  Thank Suman S
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rohithpoona
August 5, 2018|
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Response from sssdgn | Reviewed this property |
No problem ,easily possible,only general safety measures keep in mind and you may visit
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Zeeshan_AK
August 2, 2018|
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Response from vkrathi1963 | Reviewed this property |
No need for any bookings there. After going there boat tickets to be purchased and enjoy the ride.
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Banpercy L
April 20, 2018|
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Response from Sayantan84 | Reviewed this property |
What do you need....A contact number of a driver? Your hotel can suggest some tour operators who can pick u up from Guwahati and show u the lake on the way to Shillong
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