Dal Lake (Himachal Pradesh)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Dal Lake
LocationKangra district Village Tota Rani
Coordinates32°14′50″N 76°18′39″E / 32.247148°N 76.310719°E / 32.247148; 76.310719Coordinates: 32°14′50″N 76°18′39″E / 32.247148°N 76.310719°E / 32.247148; 76.310719
TypeMid altitude lake
Basin countriesIndia
Surface elevation1,775 m (5,823 ft)
ReferencesHimachal Pradesh Tourism Dep.

Dal Lake is a small mid-altitude lake (1,775 m above sea level) near the village of Tota Rani in Kangra district (Himachal Pradesh) in northern India. The name 'Dal Lake' is taken from Kashmir's Dal Lake.

The lake is surrounded by deodar trees and is considered to be a sacred spot as there is small Shiva mandir (shrine) on its bank. There are different kinds of fish that live in this lake. The lake has greenish water.

Location[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]