Krishnasar Lake is located at a whopping 3801 meters above sea level,
this lake is not only a breathtaking beauty but also a perfect place to beat the heat.
As you approach the lake, you’ll be surrounded by dense alpines that give off the perfect cool and pleasant atmosphere. But, wait! It gets even better. The color of the lake changes depending on the time of day, which makes it even more mesmerizing. And, guess what? The lake is not just a pretty face! It’s popular for trout fishing and other water activities, so don’t forget to pack your fishing gear.
If you’re a nature lover or a photography enthusiast, Kishansar Lake is a haven for you. This gem is nestled amidst snow-capped mountains and surrounded by lush meadows. You won’t be able to resist taking pictures of every nook and corner of this place.
Feeling adventurous? Gadsar Pass, a popular trekking spot, is adjacent to the lake. You can also indulge in angling and trout fishing. The lake is frozen during winters, so if you’re up for some icy adventures, go ahead and visit during the winter season.
To reach Kishansar Lake, take a taxi from Srinagar Airport to a village called Shitkandi, and then trek for about 35 kilometers or hire a pony. The trek will take you past the Nichnai Pass, located at an impressive 4,100 meters, and right after that, you’ll be greeted by the beautiful Kishansar Lake.
The best time to visit Kishansar Lake is from June to August when the lush surroundings make it perfect for trekking and sightseeing. But, if you’re up for some frozen lake action, visit during winters. So, what are you waiting for? Pack your bags and get ready for an unforgettable experience at Kishansar Lake!