We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Amazing beauty

Shape of the lake is like an elephant - so it's another name is Elephant lake or Hati Lake. View is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mumbai, India
Trekking to Menmecho Lake

This is from our trekking to the picturesque Memencho or Menmecho lake. It was a bright morning... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Read all 30 reviews
All photos (15)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good43%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“baba mandir”(3 reviews)
“nathula pass”(3 reviews)
“altitude”(3 reviews)
Jelepla Pass Road | Near Tsongmo Lake, Gangtok, India
Reviews (30)
Filter reviews
29 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsbaba mandirnathula passaltitudebeautyroadft
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 29 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Shape of the lake is like an elephant - so it's another name is Elephant lake or Hati Lake. View is excellent. One can go by car available at Gangtok. Vehicle on share basis is also available.

Thank saurabhbhattacharya
Reviewed 8 August 2018

This is from our trekking to the picturesque Memencho or Menmecho lake. It was a bright morning with a blue sky. The lake showed its beauty and amazed us. The road goes along a stream which opens up to the lake. The water of the...More

Thank call_me_rajib
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

The lake was small but looks amazing. It's on the way from tsongmo lake to nathula pass, anyone can watch it by sitting on the car.

Thank Pritam M
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

On the way to Kupup lake,this can be sighted from the car.Looks like bit far though can be reached by trekking.

Thank echowa
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Menmecho Lake is small but looks so amazing. It is very close to Tsongmo lake. It is on the way to Nathula Pass. When we have visited so at that time water so clear an neat.

1  Thank Aakash A
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

We saw this lake on the way to Nathula and were curious to see it from near thus we decided to ride down there and the view from Baba Mandir with the snowcapped mountains in the background was out of this world beautiful.

Thank sunnykhawash
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I dont have enough words to describe this eternal beauty...one must go and experience this grandeur of nature at an altitude of 14500 ft.

1  Thank Anindya D
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Worth of seeing on the way to Tsongo lake & baba mandir. Ideal place for a short break in long journey & to feel the beauty of sikkim.

1  Thank shiulyms
Reviewed 25 April 2017

One of the awesome lakes between hills in the mountain tucked away on the way to Tsomgo lake. Worth the drive in the cold.

1  Thank PrasannaSugavanam
Reviewed 14 April 2017

gangtok is very popular city in which found several lake Menmecho Lake is one of them situated jelepla pass road , near tsomgo lake must see.

Thank yogindery
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 145 hotels in Gangtok
Club Mahindra Gangtok, Royal Demazong
379 reviews
16.75 km away
Tashiling Residency Hotel & Spa
123 reviews
17.38 km away
Retreat Hotel & Spa
16 reviews
18.39 km away
OYO 3109 Kundau Residency
28 reviews
19.05 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 131 restaurants in Gangtok
Cafe Live & Loud
325 reviews
20.33 km away
Roll House
471 reviews
20.44 km away
Baker's Cafe
755 reviews
20.45 km away
Khan Uncle's Biryani House
281 reviews
20.53 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 70 attractions in Gangtok
Nathula Pass
1,683 reviews
4.55 km away
Nathang Valley
51 reviews
5.29 km away
Zuluk Wildlife Area
89 reviews
11.22 km away
Tsomgo Lake
3,160 reviews
20.45 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
15 September 2015|
Response from Yadav B |
Afternoon Amar, The bungalow in question is under renovations at the moment however, it will be up and about by the time you arrive in October. Meanwhile, we are putting up a tented camp on the banks of the lake from March... More