It’s a good idea to visit some of the frozen lakes of India, if you are winter lover. Escaping the heat and enjoying the icy panoramas could be a blessing. If snow comes in your priority list its time to pack your stuffs and visit these frozen lakes. If the queen of snow actually existed, she would have been in these lakes. These are so beautiful and breathtaking that you would actually want to visit them again.

1. Roopkund Lake, Uttarakhand


This bone chilling and freezing lake is on our list of most frozen lakes in India due to its location and altitude of 5000 m. The view of Himalaya and the spot of trekking and hiking have given it the fame. All rumours and hype about the lake to be filled with skeletons discovered in 1942 by a British soldier is now solved. The campsites and the virgin forests are the main highlights making it acceptable to the visitors.

2. Cholamu Lake, Sikkim


It is situated at 18000ft above the sea level in the Himalayas and is the highest lake of fresh water in India and undoubtedly the 14th highest in the whole world. It is a part of army area as it is located 5-6 km from the Tibetan border.  One can only visit his lake with the Sikkim police and the army as it’s in the sensitive area to enjoy the scenic beauty of the lake. The reflection of birds and mountains make it look more beautiful.

3. Gurudongmar Lake, Sikkim


This lake is the second highest in India and is located at a height of 17800 ft. The lake is named after the sage Guru Dongmar and is a sacred place for the Buddhists and the Hindus. The water has an important appeal in the Hindu religion as it is believed that the water has healing properties. It was believed that the lady who will drink its water may regain her virginity and may have a child. The colour of the water remains milky the whole year.

4. Pangong Lake, Ladakh


Pangong is about 7 km wide and 130 km wide and is located about 160 km from Ladakh. The water of the lake has 7 different shades of blue that can be seen at the same time. Different types of wildlife and birds that migrate from other countries can be seen.

5. Tsomoriri Lake, Ladakh


The lake is situated about 240 km from Leh Ladakh at a height of 4595 m. The lake is surrounded by water and one can witness the nature and its colours here. The beautiful valleys, mountains, lakes that surround the lake make it look even more mesmerising.

6. Dal Lake, Kashmir


This lake has been the most favourite of all time. The chilly weather and the beautiful scenario is what make this lake so famous. Tourists, celebrities and other people who come to visit the lake are mesmerised by its charm. It’s an inspiration to poets and people who loves nature; this is the place for you!

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