Batura Lake: Unexplored Lake in Pakistan

An image of Batura Lake designed by AI

Batura Lake came into existence because the Batura glacier wore off and ran off. It is one of the most famous and beautiful lakes in Pakistan (Gilgit Baltistan region). Batura Glacier is one of the largest glaciers outside of the polar regions.

Batura Lake Famous for

This enchanting lake is known for its scenic views because it’s surroundings includes the frames of Passu cones and Batura Glacier peaks. This view is second to none, making it one of Pakistan’s most beautiful and famous lakes.

The Batura Glacier and the Passu Cones provide the perfect backdrop to this enchanting lake.

Batura Lake Location

It is located in the upper Hunza region of Gilgit Baltistan. Batura Glacier is 57km long and spread over 285 sq km approximately. This Lake is found near the edge of Batura Glacier, the edge is also covered with mountain debris. It can be witnessed from the Karkorum highway after crossing the Passu village.


Batura Lake located near batura glacier and Passu cones



The distance from the capital city of Islamabad is about 653km. While the distance from Hunza is about 60km.


Touist Attractions

Some of the tourist attractions near this place are as follows

  • Batura Glacier
  • Passu Cones
  • Karimabad
  • Attabad Lake
  • Borith Lake
  • Ghizer Valley
  • Phander Valley
  • Phander Lake
  • Altit fort
  • Baltit fort

Ending Note

Batura Lake is very much less explored because no village or tourist spots are found near the lake. Neither it is suitable for camping. So not much information is available on the internet about this beautiful and mysterious lake.

For more Informative blogs on tourism or northern areas of Pakistan visit E-Lands – Explore Pakistan.


Read More

Here are our some previous blogs which you wanna look over.

Ratti Gali Lake: The Nature’s Jewel

Top Travel Vloggers of Pakistan: Explore the Beauty and Culture

Ghorashe Lake

Let us know in comments how helpful these blogs are for you. We are looking forward to your comments so that we can improve our quality and provide you more authentic and informative blogs

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *