Lake Saiful Muluk

Saiful Muluk is a mountainous lake located at the northern give up of the Kaghan Valley, close to the city of Naran within the Saiful Muluk National Park. The lake is a supply of the Kunhar river. At an elevation of three,224 m (10,578 feet) above sea degree, the lake is positioned above the tree line, and is one of the highest lakes in Pakistan.

Location

The avenue to the lake traverses the mountains of the Kaghan Valley

Saiful Muluk is located in the Mansehra district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, approximately 9 kilometres (five.6 mi) north of Naran, in the northern a part of Kaghan Valley. Malika Parbat, the nice height in the valley is near the lake.

The lake is obtainable from the nearby town of Naran at a few degree within the summer season but access throughout wintry climate is confined.

Physical features

Saiful Muluk turn out to be long-established thru glacial moraines that blocked the water of the stream passing thru the valley. The Kaghan Valley turned into fashioned within the extra Pleistocene Period courting once more nearly three hundred,000 years when the region became covered with ice. Rising temperatures and receding glaciers left a big despair in which glaciers as quickly as stood. Melting water accumulated into the lake.

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