Nachiketa Tal

General Information

Location : 22 km. from Uttarkashi.
Altitude : 3024 meter Above Sea Level.
Base : Uttarkashi
As the name suggested, Nachiketa Tal is splash of natural marvels framed in the pristine glory of Oaks, Pines and Rhododendrons. Situated on the Uttarkashi - Lamgaon - Tehri motor road, this lake has all the ingredients to provide an avid trekker the right dose of rejuvenation. From Uttarkashi one can come upto Chaurangikhal 22 km. by road. From here, Nachiketa Tal is a story book trek of 3 kms. through lush green forests takes one to Nachiketa Tal, a tranquil spot.
There is greenery all around and a small temple at the lake gives a serene look to the beautiful surrounding. This lake bear the name of the famous devout son of saint Uddolak, Nachiketa.

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