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Sattal Lake, Sattal

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Relax at Sattal Lake, a cluster of seven calm freshwater lakes amidst lush greenery in Mehragaon valley. Standing at 1,370 m (4,000 ft) above the sea level, the area offers scenic views of the Lower Himalayas and orchards around the lake. Take a boat ride, paddle or feed the geese or take a hike through dense oak and pine forests. The area around a lake provides shelter for a number of migratory birds which you can observe, including Himalayan griffon, kingfishers and red-billed blue magpie. For more adventurous ones there is a zip-line. A butterfly museum on the lake displays over 2,500 specimens of butterflies and moth plus 1,000 other local insects. See Sattal Lake and all Sattal has to offer by arranging your trip with our Sattal vacation generator.
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  • Very very average when you compare with other lakes around the area. Still trying to understand why it is so famous.  more »
  • Sattal lake with its surroundings is a nice place for a peaceful holiday if U stay there.Day visit is not recommended as then U only see the busiest & crowded part of the lake.U should try to avoid th...  more »
  • One should try to have boat ride in the early morning. That's a wonderful ride, when you wont find anybody else as most of the tourists come here from Nainital only for half day picnic and during day ...  more »