Upper Kachura Lake, Skardu

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#2 of 10 in Things to do in Skardu
Sitting at an altitude of 2,500 m (8,200 ft), Upper Kachura Lake draws visitors to its clear water and mountain vistas. An average summer water temperature of 15C (59F) might make the lake too cold for swimming, but trekking and fishing are prime activities. The lake reaches a depth of 70 m (230 ft). Put Upper Kachura Lake into our Skardu road trip planning app and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • It is an interesting walk to the lake itself. Passing through some gardens and small little hike to reach here. Do the boating here, you can get to see different view of it if not just sit beside the ...  more »
  • Interesting experience. After the drive ends, you have to walk and hike a little to get to the lake. During this, you will see women cooking up dinners, kids shouting, and goats grazing around (or eve...  more »
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