Satpara lake is a natural lake with the height of 8645 feet above from sea level, situated at a distance of 9 km to the north of Skardu, in Gilgit-Baltistan region of Pakistan.

Physical Features

The main source of lake water is melting ice of the Deosai plains during the summer season, the lake is also a key water source for the Skardu Town. It spreads over the area of 2.5 km with airy-tale picturesque island in the center of lake which can be reached by using boats.

Do & See

The lake is famous for mirroring the icy mountains, people also enjoy motor boating, row boating, and fishing.

Get In

The lake can be reached in 20 minutes with a jeep drive from Skardu.


Quick Facts

  • Situated at 9 km from Skardu, in Gilgit-Baltistan.
  • Spreads over the area of 2.5 km with airy-tale picturesque island.
  • Famous for natural water from melting ice of the Deosai plains, mirroring the icy mountains, boating and fishing.