Gangabal Lake Travel Guide
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Nestled at the foothills of Haramukh Mountain in Kashmir, Gangabal Lake is present in the Ganderbal district of Kashmir. This serene water body lies at the altitude of 3600 m above the sea level. Nourished by glaciers and rainfall, this pristine lake serves as the closest trekking destination for Kashmir Great Lakes Trek. It’s also a home to several fishes and is thus a famous fishing spot. Apart from its scenic beauty and tranquillity, Gangabal Lake holds a profound religious importance for Hindu mythology. If you’re lucky enough, you should perceive the glimpse of this beautiful lake.
Distance from Srinagar: 60 km via Ganderbal
Best time to visit: July to September.