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A good stop over in 'Old Silk Route'

It is a 'boot shaped ' lake in East Sikkim with an elevation of 4600 ft. It is surrounded by lush... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ankita S
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Beautiful

Nice lake in Ariter, East Sikkim , highest lake in Sikkim where you can enjoy boating . this place... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
KoleyA
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Aritar, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a 'boot shaped ' lake in East Sikkim with an elevation of 4600 ft. It is surrounded by lush green vegetation. It is sacred place for Buddhist. A number of white prayer flags will draw attention amidst green pine tree. This is a...More

Thank Ankita S
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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Nice lake in Ariter, East Sikkim , highest lake in Sikkim where you can enjoy boating . this place has entry fee

Thank KoleyA
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

The Lampokhri Lake is the iconic landmark of Aritar. This boot-shaped lake has green colored water. It is surrounded by pine forests making the place look more charming. There is boating facility in the lake. One can also stroll around the concrete path built around...More

Thank Sudeshna P
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

A lake in the mountain at an altitude of 4600ft. This lake has boating facility. A trekking trail is available from this lake to walk upto Mangkhim view point. Some food stalls are also available to have cold and hot drinks and snacks.

Thank santabhanu
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Reviewed 26 May 2018

We can plan a night stay in aritar during old silk route visit. Pleasant weather for a stay. food options are also good.

Thank tanumoysett
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

This 1120 feet long and 240 feet wide boot-shaped lake is one of the oldest natural lakes in Sikkim. A pathway has been recently constructed all around the lake for the tourists. You can also do boating in the Lampokhari lake. Located at an altitude...More

Thank Baps58
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

The green lake with ducks floating and layers of clouds above looks like a paradise on earth.Paddle-boating can be enjoyed.Very friendly locals.

Thank echowa
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Lampokhri lake located in Aritar, east sikkim 105 km away from siliguri. It is under rongli sub division. It's known for natural beauty.

Thank Kallol K
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

The aritar lake is one of the holiest lake in Sikkim. They believe this as a sacred lake. Boat ride is available and it has got a good scenic beauty. The reflection in the water in amazing to capture.

Thank TravelwithTirthankar
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Lampokhri lake or Aritar lake is the same thing. This lake is really beautiful. You can also enjoy boating. Try to spend a good time in this lake.

Thank Aakash A
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