Umiam Lake, a mesmerizing man-made reservoir, is located at a distance of 18 kilometres north of Shillong which is the capital of the north-eastern Indian state of Meghalaya. The lake was formed after a dam was constructed to generate hydroelectric power. The scenic Umiam Lake is encircled by lush green East Khasi hills that form one of the best panoramic sights for nature-lovers in the country.Umiam Lake Retreat is the best place to stay in Barapani.
The sunrise at the lake is a treat to watch and shouldn’t be missed. The Umiam Lake has a park adjoining it which is a hotspot for picnics and frequented by locals for a getaway from their busy schedule.
Apart from the tranquillity that Umiam Lake has to offer, one can also observe the daily life of the natives who come to the lake in search of twigs and grass or the fishermen canoeing in the still waters.
How to Reach Umiam Lake-
The nearest airport is Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International, 103 km from the accommodation, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.
About Umiam Lake Retreat-
Set in Borpāni, Umiam Lake Retreat has an outdoor swimming pool, garden and free Wi-Fi. A hot tub and a car rental service are available for guests. The accommodation offers room service and luggage storage for guests.
The private bathroom is fitted with a shower and free toiletries. At the resort, all rooms are fitted with a seating area.A à la carte breakfast is available every morning at our Retreat.
This property also has one of the best-rated locations in Borpāni! Guests are happier about it compared to other properties in the area.
This resort is also rated for the best value in Borpāni! Guests are getting more for their money when compared to other properties in this city.