Khecheopalri Lake

Pelling | Sikkim


LOCATION34 km from Pelling
ABOUTLocated at an altitude of 5600 ft and is believed to be 3500 years old. The name Khecheopalri means ‘heavenly abode of Padmasambhava’. 
ENJOYThe location is blessed with immense natural beauty. Although the lake is surrounded by thick vegetation, there are no leaves on the water surface. This is because the birds that instantaneously pick up the leaves as soon as they fall into the lake. That also means that the forest around the lake is a paradise for bird watchers. Khecheopalri Lake holds a significant place in Buddhist culture and folklore.  The lake is believed to fulfill wishes too.
TIMINGSunrise to Sunset
ENTRYRs 10
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