Lying in the centre of Shillong city, the Ward's Lake(entry fee, 5/-), an artificial lake surrounded by a prolific green garden, is a major tourist attraction around which the entire city has been planned.In the middle of Ward's Lake is a small bridge created to enable the visitors to have a panoramic view of the entire lake or feed the tiny fishes floating around in the water (puffed rice is available at the entrance of the lake for feeding the fishes)There was park adjoining Lake where people were enjoying picnic, children were playing and experiencing boating.
3. Shillong Peak - This is one of the many places in Shillong where you can get a spectacular view of the entire city. It is also the highest point in Shillong so expect some incredible views. Don't forget to carry your passport or Aadhar card with you as foreign citizens are not allowed here.
Shillong Peak on the way to Cherrapujee.
Reach the highest peak in Shillong to witness the sunrise.While you'll be spending the rest of your day witnessing the best artists perform, at the same time it's essential know where you've travelled to. The best way to do it in Shillong is to walk up to the highest peak, enjoy the 360° panoramic view of the city from the Shillong Peak. This short walk will surely prep you for the rest of the day.