Suraj Tal or Surya Lake, meaining the ‘Lake of the Sun God’, is a sacred waterbody located very close to the Baralacha Pass in Spiti Valley. The Pass is considering to be a major junction in Spiti Valley as the roads leading towards Spiti, Zanskar, and Ladakh. After a long and arduous trek, travelers can treat themselves to superb views of the lake, its surroundings, and the beautiful nature and some stargazing to top it all off.
Best time to visit: July to September