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Cholamu Lake

Donkiala Pass, Gangtok, India
+91 89060 65323
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Cholamu lake

Cholmu lake is beautiful scenic place of sikkim. Reach ing here is little difficult but when you... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2017
Im O
Lake on highest peak

After getting permissions from all the authorities we visited this lake. Lake was frozen and this... read more

Reviewed June 22, 2017
sandeep k
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Donkiala Pass, Gangtok, India
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Reviewed September 23, 2017

Cholmu lake is beautiful scenic place of sikkim. Reach ing here is little difficult but when you reach feel awesomeness of nature.

Thank Im O
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Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

After getting permissions from all the authorities we visited this lake. Lake was frozen and this was good visit.

1  Thank sandeep k
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Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

This lake is considered as the lake located in the highest altitude in india. As well as the source of Teesta river. It is very tough to get permit for this lake. You have to take approval from three govt dept (indian army, tourism of...More

37  Thank Subham S
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Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

This place is a heaven if you can reach here but, precaution should be taken off your health is not good are you start getting dizzy, air is very rare and old people should avoid it

3  Thank Niraj T
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Reviewed March 23, 2017

Cholmu lake covered with snow and surrounded by snow capped mountain around this lake. Very cold and must seen place.

3  Thank Anamika K
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Reviewed January 27, 2017

THe view of this lake at the morning is just a marvelous beauty of the nature..Beautiful surrounding view.

3  Thank Akanksh S
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Reviewed January 15, 2017

Cholamu Lake is just heaven on earth. But you require special permit to reach their. The lake is just 7kms ahead of Gurudongmar Lake. Please do not go without permit as the Army is very strict about it and if caught can lead to problem....More

4  Thank TravelnShutterbug
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Reviewed September 24, 2016

Cholamu Lake is at an elevation of 5330 meters, and is the highest lake in India. The lake flows in the North Sikkim district and the Chinese Border is 4 kilometers away from it. It is at just 6 kilometers distance from Gurudongmar Lake and...More

4  Thank savio_pinto12
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Reviewed September 24, 2016

Himalayas are the home for many beautiful high altitude lakes, one of them being World’s 14th highest and India’s Highest Lake is Cholamu or Tsolamu Lake .It lies at a height of 18000ft from the sea level. The lake is approached by Donkiala Pass on...More

3  Thank renthlei_tetei
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Reviewed May 26, 2016

We wentthere is early Jan and the place was covered with ice. nothing less than panoramic view. Its a must c .

7  Thank EshaKolkata_India
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