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Its a beautiful sight on the road trip from Guwahati to Shillong. So take your time to stop by and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Heaven in Meghalaya

This is one of the best place we came across in Shillong, Meghalaya. So beautiful, serene, green... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Noida, India
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“water sports” (43 reviews)
“speed boat” (31 reviews)
“orchid resort” (11 reviews)
Shillong, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Its a beautiful sight on the road trip from Guwahati to Shillong. So take your time to stop by and enjoy a meal at the restaurant or just treasure the view of the massive lake.

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is one of the best place we came across in Shillong, Meghalaya. So beautiful, serene, green and pretty. Must visit.Did motor boat here. Stayed in Orchid Lake resort.

Thank Richa_Ravi
Reviewed 1 week ago

This lake is situated at a distance from Shillong on the road to Shillong from Guwahati. There is a very good resort at this place which offers recreational activities. The lake with the range of Khasi hills on the background gives a serenity to this...More

Thank SRKK2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

Run by Meghalaya Tourism . Various size water boats including man powered wooden boats are available. Nearby ORCHID resort is best known for its food quality at affordable rate...must visit

Thank Satya M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in RI Kynjai on the shores of the lake and I can say that this is a peaceful lake. There are some boat rides and activities to do in this lake.

Thank harsha973
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Umiam Lake is really big lake.. Its really a beautiful lake, once should not miss during trip to Shillong. You can spend at least 2-3 hours easily at Umiam lake.. Good for photography as well, as it offers some spectacular views...

Thank ChiragBhanvadia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

the Homestay was beyond my expectation... The quality food, the warm hospitality, and the surrounding area, well mannered friendly staff, it was not just a hotel for me but it was like a house of my relatives. The way they treated me was like. that,...More

Thank wantysen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Also famous by name of 'Bora Pani' which is a distorted hindi of ' Bara pani' means 'bahut pani' or 'A lot of water'. This huge lake all surrounded by mountains & lush green terrains is a the most beautiful place in Shillong.

Thank TheKnight2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is enroute to Shillong from Gauhati. The place is very scenic and beautiful. We went in the evening and it was so nice and calm there. They have boat rides and a small cake shop. We didn't try any of them, but enjoyed the...More

Thank Sabarinv
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Umiam Lake- Also known as Badapani by the locals is a huge lake few kms short of Shillong while coming from Guwahati. It has amazing views and has lots of facilities for water sports. Try the boating here for a great experience !

Thank Annie V
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Moon P
16 August 2017|
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Response from gaurav s | Reviewed this property |
Buy traditional items from Govt shop-Meghalaya Handloom and Handicrafts Development Corporation Limited, Jail Road, Police Bazar It will offer you good quality at reasonable price.
Moon P
16 August 2017|
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Response from c0manderc | Reviewed this property |
This shop is at the end of street/ road before the steps going down to the tempke along Reliance digital on the left .
Imran S
18 July 2017|
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Response from sandeepkumarindia | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I do not have the same. You can easily book over the counter.