Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s Piyala Lake is around a lake located in Jalkhand, the Kaghan Valley. it is located some 40 KM from Naran. Undeveloped Pyala Lake is located on the way to Lulusar Lake from Naran. It is a bowl-shaped lake at the top of a mountain. It’s a beautiful lake and a popular tourist destination. Pyala Lake’s history is very interesting, the locals describe that it came into existence after a shooting star fell at that place.
This lake is situated in the district of Mansehra. Mansehra is a beautiful mountainous area in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Kaghan, Naran, and Gilgit-Baltistan are all accessible from here.
If you are traveling from Islamabad to Mansehra it will take some 1:15 minutes via Hazara Motorway. the total distance is 51 miles( 82.08KM).
If you are visiting Maneshra you can also enjoy following nearby places beside Pyala Lake:
- Lulusar-Dudipatsar National Park
- Kunhar River Rafting
- Hunza, Natar valley
- Rusk Lake trek
- Deosai Camping
- Fairy meadows
- Shogran and Naran