Chandra Taal Lake, Himachal Pradesh, India
Chandra Taal, or Chandra Tal is situated in the Spiti part of the Lahul and Spiti district of Himachal Pradesh. The name of the lake originates from its crescent shape. It is situated at an altitude of about 4,300 metres in the Himalayas
This tranquil glacial lake is among snow peaks at 4270m. The track off the main road to the Kunzum La ends after 12km and the final 1km is on foot. From June to mid-October you can stay in comfortable tent camps 3km before the end of the track. Jamaica’s Camp offers cosy two-person tents and a friendly welcome.
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