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Address: Srinagar, India

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Calm and beautiful

Very few people visit this place. In Dal lake shopkeeps on boat annoy you to buy things. But this lake is not as commercial as Dal lake, so you can sit back in the shikara and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 May 2016
Madhura K
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Mansabal lake has got its name from Mansarovar lake. It is know as one of the deepest lake of srinagar. It is not exactly in srinagar, but 30Km away from srinagar. Worth a visit.

Thank vedpatel
Northville, Michigan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Visited the with extended family comprising of seniors, teenagers and young children. The lake as such was serene and beautiful. We went from the back side after visiting the submerged Siva temple. The person at the entrance was very rude and asked us to pay or go away. We would have paid but it was not written there that it... More 

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Kanpur, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

It is approx 30 km from Srinagar. It is located in Ganderbal Distt. It is one of the deepest lakes of Kashmir.The large growth of Lotus at the periphery of the lake ( blooms during July & Aug )adds to the beauty of the lake . It is one of the largest natural ground for aquatic birds in Kashmir &... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

If you have seen the Dal lake, then this lake can be skipped. Mid sized lake. Peaceful ambience since travelers crowd is less. Shikara ride is available here.

Thank indira d
Maharashtra, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

if you go in winters you will get frozen lake means white lake if you visit in winters then you wil get to see this radish lake and in summers green lake. very beautiful lake one can visit this with Khir bhawani temple.

Thank Samidha222
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

We were happy to see the view while coming down by our vehicle from the mountain... but its a terribly mis-managed place.......... They charge you Rs.50/- or 100/- per head being a outsider tourist & for Local Crowd its Rs.20/- & moreover the local crowd does not bother to take tickets, they just jump over fence and go inside............. the... More 

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

Garden and the lake is very nice place to visit, but it is somehow not very maintained as compare to other lakes in Srinagar. Though you wont be so much dishearten but a good place to visit.

Thank poojaguptadel
Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

A quite Lake with a wonderful view.... A great place for Bird Photography since we found many many species of Exotic Birds for Photography.... A good Picnic Spot and very neatly maintained as well.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

This is a wonderful place and should not be missed on a Srinagar Trip. It's not far from Srinagar and also very less crowded. You will see only local tourists visiting. Our driver said that the last time he visited the lake was with the school trip :-) But, lake is very nice. Calm and serene. Just like Dal Lake... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Very few people visit this place. In Dal lake shopkeeps on boat annoy you to buy things. But this lake is not as commercial as Dal lake, so you can sit back in the shikara and relax. This is less crowded version of Dal lake. If you are looking to get away from crowd and have some quiet time then... More 

Thank Madhura K

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