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The Beauty Of East Sikkim!!

A beautiful lake fed by the snow from the mountains and is the source of the Rangpochu River.We... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mumbai, India

A beautiful lake enroute Gangtok via Tukla Valley. You'll love the views. Such a peaceful place... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2018
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Jelepla Pass Road | Near Tsongmo Lake, Gangtok, India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful lake fed by the snow from the mountains and is the source of the Rangpochu River.We visited this lake on our way to the Jelepla Pass.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

A beautiful lake enroute Gangtok via Tukla Valley. You'll love the views. Such a peaceful place amidst all the serene nature. PS: this is not Menmecho/Memencho Lake. That lake is further north enroute. DO CHECK. That place is worth stopping, too. Beautiful.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

One of the most beautiful attractions in the Old Silk Route. Looks awesome from distance and also from up close. Must visit en-route Gangtok via Tukla Valley.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 September 2018

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.

Date of experience: May 2018
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

Date of experience: April 2018
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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.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Pritam M
Reviewed 28 May 2018

If you are visiting old silk route,and you have planned to stay at Zuluk , Then you must see this Kupup Elephant lake as it is few Kms. from zuluk.At a great height (approx 13000ft) this is a heaven if there is sun,and blue sky.From...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank UtpalS54
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.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank echowa
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Surreal.Snowfall and the lake looked like a fairytale.Spent few minutes there.Was in a hurry to go back.Wish if we could go back there once again.Little bit of walking needed to reach the lake.

Date of experience: March 2018
2  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.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Aakash A
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15 October 2018|
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Response from saurabhbhattacharya | Reviewed this property |
You should not. Temperature will be very low and not suitable for such a little baby. Other problem may occur due to high altitude.
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