Manasbal Lake Overview

Ranked 23 of 53 sightseeing in Srinagar

Manasbal Lake is situated at around 30 km north of the main city of Srinagar, which is the summer capital of the state of Jammu & Kashmir. This lake is surrounded by villages like Jarokbal, Gratbal and Kondabal. It is regarded as one of the supreme gems of all Kashmir lakes, which is full of lotus. July and August is considered to be the ideal time to enjoy water skiing in the deep water of the lake.

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  • Best Time: During DayLength of visit: 1-2hrs
  • Length of visit: 2-3hrsBest Time: During Day
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8 reviews

A nice lake

Wonderful place for boating. Before boating we orderded for lunch with fresh fish curry. After boating the lunch was ready. It was very nice to eat.

S venkatesan

S venkatesan3.2/5

5 reviews

Picturesque lake

The park and the old temple(supposed to be submerged) are worth visiting. Those who go to Maa Bhawani Temple also visit this area. There will be heavy traffic in the evening and due to parking problem, pre arranged location would be beneficial.
  • Picturesque lake

Sreeram Iyengar

Sreeram Iyengar4.3/5

11 reviews

Nice to enjoy the scenic beauty

The lake is on the safapora region of Ganderbal Dist. The lake has fresh waters and you can also find lotuses in full bloom. The is also considered to be deep as much as about 35 to 40 feet. Nice to enjoy this scenic beauty.

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Manasbal Lake, Srinagar

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S venkatesan

Evening at the lake