One of the most beautiful of the Kashmir’s lakes is undoubtedly Manasbal Lake, just a little away from Srinagar. The lake is bounded by mountains and a triad of villages also surrounds the lake: Ganderbal, Kondabal, and Jarokbal. It is alleged that the lake is the one with the greatest depth in the Kashmir, at a depth of about 13 metres at its deepest point. It is fairly well-known for being a calm lake, on the whole, and one that is accented by the sound of birdcalls.
Birdwatchers come here often, as do tourists eager to waterski. The place is obviously popular, although locals come here too for water for use in agriculture and horticulture, as well as for tending to their fish farms. It is not necessarily a busy lake-at least, not [Read more…]