A Mysterious Lake in Swat Valley | Kundol Lake | KPK

Kundol Lake

A Mysterious Lake in Swat Valley | Kundol Lake | KPK

Kundol lake in swat is hiding a treasure of a story behind it, which is shortly said to be that, each month on a specific night, a golden bowl appears in the center of the lake that shines like moon, but nobody has ever touched that, due to its magical powers.


I don’t know how much of it is truth, but here we will tell you about that Lake.

It is Kundol/Kandol Lake in Swat Valley, in KPK Pakistan. While you drive from Kalam at about 19th KM this beautiful lake is located in Utror Valley.

Location:

Kundol Lake is in the Mountains of the Hindu Kush range and the altitude is estimated about 9950ft. huge snow covered mountains and tall trees give a fascinating look to the lake. If you want to visit there, you will have to travel to Ladu from Kalam. It is a non-metaled road and only 4×4 can travel there. Then a 3-4 hours trekking leads to the Lake. Along with that trek, a stream flows down from the lake which then falls into River Swat in Kalam Valley. On the way, you will see green forests, pictorial scenes, rushing waterfalls, which will give a charming sight.

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On the sides of the lake the place is used as camping site for tourists.

Climate:

Like other hilly areas, winter is heavy and the lake is only accessible in summer. As the roads remain closed due to heavy snow fall.

 

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