Amazing Lakes in Nepal.

Types-of-lakes

Nepal constitutes a home to many amazing as well as picturesque lakes of the world. Most of them are of high altitude and glacier feed lakes and located at more than 4,000 meters to act as the best lakes to trek for worldwide trekkers.

Gokyo Lakes

gokyo lake

Gokyo Lakes remain present in the shadow of Mount Cho Oyu i.e. the sixth highest mountain worldwide and is an amazing high altitude in Nepal. This lake is at the height of 4,700 to 5,000 meters above the level of the sea and constitutes the worldwide highest freshwater lake system. Moreover, Gokyo Lake is within the famous Sagarmatha National park in the Khumbu Glacier region, while it feeds from Ngozumpa Glacier.

The entire Gokyo lake system consists of many lakes, among which you will find 6 prominent ones, which are Thonak Cho, Gokyo Cho or Dudh Pokhari, Tanjung Cho, Gyazumpa Cho, Longbanga Cho, and Ngozumpa Cho. However, the main lake is the Gokyo Cho, as all of the lakes collectively discharge in the Dudh Koshi system.

Follow the below links to find related package trips: Everest Three Passes Trek – 21 days
Gokyo EBC Trek with Cho La & Renjo La Pass – 20 days
Gokyo to EBC via Cho La Pass – 20 days

Tilicho Lake

tilicho lake

Tilicho Lake of Nepal is at the height of 4919meters and it has a connection with the famous Annapurna circuit trek. It is like the lake blending with the blue sky at a distance, where both of them appear to meet. It is also one of the well-known places for pilgrimages. This trek displays a splendid view of the eastern side of the renowned Annapurna circuit with sublime natural beauty.

Follow the below links to find related package trips:
Annapurna Circuit with Tilicho Lake – 17 days

Tilicho Lake Trek with Mesokanto La – 16 days

Phoksundo Lake

Shey phoksundo lake

Phoksundo Lake is the deepest lake of Nepal and it belongs to the Dolpa district, which is far in the western region of Kathmandu. This is a freshwater lake and is at the height of about 3615meters. Trek to this trek will follow an amazing trail from beautiful forests, pristine landscapes, magnificent views, and snowcapped mountains. The lake has pristine blue waters within a semi-arid landscape of alpine and has pine forest patches.

Follow the below links to find related package trips:
Upper Dolpo Circuit Trekking – 27 days
Shey Phoksundo Lake Trekking – 21 days

Rara Lake

rara lake

Rara Lake is widely popular as the biggest freshwater lake located in the Jumla and Mugu district of Nepal inside Rara National Park. Rara Lake stands at an altitude of 3,010m with a maximum length- of 5.1 km (3.2 mi), a maximum width of 2.7 km (1.7 mi), a Surface area of 1,061 ha (2,620 acres), and a maximum depth of 167 m (548 ft). Explore Rara Lake Trekking in Nepal is an amazing experience for unlimited panorama, beautiful mountains, and unique opportunities in the less beaten and remote area of Nepal.

Follow the below links to find related package trips:

Explore Rara Lake Trekking – 17 days

Gosaikunda Lake

Gosaikunda lake

Gosaikunda Lake is a famous lake of Nepal and it is at the height of about 4380meters in Rasuwa district, which is about 150 kilometers towards the northern region of Kathmandu City. The lake constitutes a pilgrimage site at the time of Janai Purnima. A one-hour short trek from the Gosaikunda Lake will take you to Aama Kunda and Surya Kunda as well as other small lakes in combination with views of Langtang Lirung and Ganesh Himal. This trail will further continue towards the Helambu Region. If this is not enough, Gosaikunda Lake constitutes the origin point of the Trishuli River i.e. a prime river system in Nepal.

Therefore, depending upon your available schedule, you may choose to experience lake trekking in Nepal and get wonderful scenes of Mother Nature.

Follow the below links to find related package trips:
Gosainkunda Lake Trekking – 12 days
Langtang Valley with Gosainkunda Lake – 16 days