Gregory Lake, Nuwara Eliya

3.0
#1 of 8 in Nature in Nuwara Eliya
In the heart of tea country, Gregory Lake offers a variety of outdoor activities, which make it extremely popular with both foreign tourists and locals. When you visit, you can boat, horseback ride around the like, or take a leisurely stroll along the area's 5 km (3.1 mi) path. You'll find several food vendors selling snacks here, so you can enjoy a picnic surrounded by lush scenery and cooled by a fresh mountain breeze. Using our custom trip planner, Nuwara Eliya attractions like Gregory Lake can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
Create an itinerary including Gregory Lake
map
Gregory Lake Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 3.5
1,180 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • It’s a good lake to take photos on. Horses and ponies are always around if you want a ride. We had gone around monsoons when it’s beauty was on full display. You can also take photos of the nearby mou...  more »
  • I went to the Gregory Park on a long weekend, it is crowded and many water sport available. Entrance fee is RS200/foreign citizen.  more »
  • Certainly a popular visiting spot for locals and tourists alike. A dull day for my visit, inclining to rain with the clouds curling down from the hills. jet skis and motor boats popular buzzing up and...  more »

Plan your trip to Nuwara Eliya

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Nuwara Eliya

British colonial buildings house many of the best hotels and guesthouse in Nuwara Eliya. Nostalgia-inducing villas dot the areas just outside of the town center, located near historic tea plantations and enjoying extensive views of the landscape. You can find budget hostels, hotels, and guesthouses close to the main bus station.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in Nuwara Eliya by other users

31 days in Singapore & Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 55 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, outdoors, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM ESTONIA January, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 21 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM ESTONIA January, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 21 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM ESTONIA January, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Nuwara Eliya BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM ESTONIA January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Nuwara Eliya BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES January, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Nuwara Eliya BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA December, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: December, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM INDIA January, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: January, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans