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it is an extraordinary lake which has formed due to an earthquake, scenes from Koyla movie were... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Manipal, India

the sang star lake famous after the shooting by madhuri dixit in flim koeyla as madhuri lake . the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Tawang, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it is an extraordinary lake which has formed due to an earthquake, scenes from Koyla movie were shot here, the army canteen has great momos..

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the sang star lake famous after the shooting by madhuri dixit in flim koeyla as madhuri lake . the old trees are enhance the beauty of the lake .

Thank tiger005
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

This beautiful lake was apparently created by flash floods after an earth quake - what a beauty created by nature. Of you are traveling to bumla, then keep additional 2 for this lake in your itinerary. Btw it looks amazing when it's frozen

1  Thank thakurpiyush1
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Formed by a flash flood after an earthquake in the year 1950, Madhuri Lake is originally known as Shonga-tser Lake, which is one of the most popular lakes in Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh. The lake was renamed so after the shooting of Bollywood movie Koyla, starring...More

1  Thank yashwantjaiswal31
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Waw what a place , the Madhuri lake is just too beautiful , it looks more beautiful when it’s half covered with snow. The mountains looks just too beautiful with lots of snow. It you ever get chance you must go to visit Tawang and...More

Thank nawangl12
Reviewed 24 August 2018

SHUNGATSAR lake, popularly known as MADHURI lake due to picturisation of her dance-song here in movie KOYLA is situated at a height of around 12500 ft. It's one of the best lakes I've ever witnessed and on such a height. The whole surrounding is truly...More

Thank ranjanamitabh
Reviewed 8 August 2018

This is a beautiful lake. The lake is known as Sangestar Tso, Sangetsar Lake or Shungetser lake. After the songs of the Hindi movie Koyla which featured Madhuri Dixit became popular, this lake has also become popular to the tourists as Madhuri Lake. But this...More

Thank call_me_rajib
Reviewed 26 June 2018

This lake is amazing view of landscape & is surrounded by snow. Visited this place 1st week of March & is fully covered by Snow.

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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

This is Shongster lake. It is perfectly located. Would have been great of boating would have been commercialised. Take a walk along side lake..fill your stomach with hot food like chole bhatura, pakoda and maggi at army canteen near lake..Very beautifully maintained by India army

1  Thank paragshah86
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

While returning from Bumla Pass, we visited this wonderful lake, very well landscaped. It's surrounded by mountains, very clean. Very unique feature of lake us remains of trees trunks standing in between the lake. The lake was formed as an outcome of earthquake in 1972....More

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madhusmita s
21 October 2018|
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Response from abhijit119 | Reviewed this property |
April is the right time .... Make it within 3 & 4th week of April if you have plans to cover Assam / Shillong and Arunachal..
Sonal T
16 September 2017|
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Response from Sudhir K | Reviewed this property |
Chances of snow are very remote, if at all you get to see it will be on distant peaks.
15 April 2016|
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Response from ManojK3394 | Reviewed this property |
No, there are no shared/public transportation to Shuongatser Lake from Tawang town. A hired cab from Tawang to Bum La Pass and Shungatser Lake (both are usually covered together) will cost around Rs. 4500. Probably this... More