Lake Saif-ul-Malook in summertime.

Lake Saif-ul-Malook in summertime.

The Lake Saif-ul-Malook — a long shot.

A frozen Lake Saif-ul-Malook under the moon.

Lake Saif ul Malook is a famous tourist resort, acknowledge for the associated story of a Persian blue blood Saif ul Malook. it’s placed regarding eight kilometers (5 miles) north from the city of Naran in northern finish of Kaghan depression, in District Mansehra, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

The Saif Ul malook lake with its majestic and hypnotic natural beauty, pleasant atmosphere and associated tale and history, attracts thousands of tourists annually from all round the country throughout the summer.

The lake saif ul malook is additionally known for being surround of enormous size trout fish, that weigh up to 7 (seven) kilograms. Lake Saif ul Malook additionally provides a fabulous read of Malika Parbat, that is that the highest peak of Kaghan depression.

Lake Saif ul Malook is one of the most elevated high lake of Pakistan. It is situated at a height of 3,224 meters (10, 578 feet) above ocean level.


There are many controversies concerning the depth of Lake Saif ul Malook. In fact, there’s no authentic supply to inform the precise depth of lake. The native individuals of the depression say Lake Saif ul Malook is 1 (one) km deep, a number of them says it’s one.7 kilometers. However, a team that recently conducted a survey on all alpine lakes of Northern Areas of Asian country told that the depth of Lake Saif ul Maloo(fifty) feet.

If we tend to take a glance at figures given higher than, the one (50 feet) provided by the team that conducted survey appears to be additional realistic, as if we tend to take into account the earth science of the world close the lake, it might be marvel of nature for a lake to be 1-1.7 kilometers deep at AN altitude of three kilometers higher than water level.

Story of The Lake:

The classic story of Lake Saif ul Malook is written by Sufi author Mian Muhammad Bakhsh. it’s written within the type of poetic verses.

The story is a few Persian patrician named Saif ul Malook WHO fell in love with a fairy named Badi ul Jamal (transformation in English: Glory of the moon), whom he saw in his dreams. The patrician therefore started his journey to seek out his beloved fairy Badi ul Jamal. He was uninformed in his restless journey till he met a Devish (holy man), WHO told him however he will notice her. Devish additionally told him that he had to travel through several exams before he may notice and marry Badi ul Jamal, as a result of she was a fairy and patrician was human.

The patrician then starts his journey for the not possible within the name of his love. the remainder of the story chronicles the challenges he round-faced throughout his journey and also the religious lessons he learned on the method.

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