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Senchal Lake, Darjeeling

#9 of 10 in Nature in Darjeeling District
Water Body · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Senchal lake, located 10 km to the south-east of Darjeeling, is the main reservoir of potable water for the town of Darjeeling, India. The lake is located at an altitude of 8,160 ft (2,487 m) atop a hill. The hill also has one of the highest golf courses in the world. Senchal is a favourite picnic spot. A tourist lodge at Senchal provides accommodation to tourists. This lake is a part of the Senchal Wildlife Sanctuary.

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  • I am glad that we decided to make a walking trip here.Though,it can be arduous for some but the views are worth every bit of effort.  more »
  • There are two ways to reach this place: 1. Walk from bagora via old military road. 2. On the way to tiger hill. Scenic lake hidden in the forest. This reservoir is the main source of water for...  more »
  • Awesome place....hiking is suggested
  • Natural beauty.

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