The emerald waters are among the few fragile ecosystems in the country and home to some rare flora and faunaseven interconnected lakes, Sattal; photo: google

The car rolled through the curves, crossing the step farms of the hills of Uttarakhand. We were traveling to Sattal from Bhimtal. Sat is seven and tal is lake, our guide explained. This was a cluster of seven lakes with clear waters and amazing natural views. Some even walk the five kilometre distance, again our guide chirped. I bet that would have been a better thing to do but we were planning to bicycle in the lake area, so we preferred to take the bikes in the car. Already with each curve we could something shining on and off.

Why Sattal?
To name the seven lakes– Purna Tal, Ram Tal, Sita Tal, Laxman Tal, Nal Damyanti Tal, Sukh Tal and Garud Tal. Like the many intriguing things this country offers, the seven fresh water lakes are mysteriously interconnected. to read the full article, click here