Satopanth Lake

satopanth-lake

This triangular lake of serene waters has a perimeter of about half a kilometre. It is about 25km from Badrinath. Brahma, Vishnu and Maheshwar, the Hindu trinity are believed to occupy one corner each, and which are named after them. The trek is hazardous, but the landscape is very dramatic. A guide is advisable. There is no place to rest in between, except caves. Cooked food, stove etc, have to be carried from Badrinath itself.

Height: 4402 m
Best Time to Visit: July-August

How to Reach Satopanth Lake

 

From To Distance (Kms)
Delhi Satopanth Lake
557
Starting Major City/Town/Stops
Delhi Roorkee 183
Roorkee Rishikesh 55
Rishikesh Devprayag 70
Devprayag Srinagar 38
Srinagar Rudraprayag 34
Rudraprayag Chamoli (Via Gauchar) 62
Chamoli Joshimath 52
Joshimath Govind Dham 19
Govind Dham Badrinath 25
Badrinath Mana 03
Mana Satopanth 16 (Trek)