Tilachan lake

Tilachan Lake (तिलाचन ताल) is located at Righaneta between the borders of two districts Baglung and East Rukum. It is a very beautiful tourist destination which is being popular these days. It is 3500 m above sea level. Domestic tourists have increased after access to Madhyapahari Lok Marga Road. Tilachan Lake is on the top of a mountain. It is unbelievable to see a lake on the top of a green grassland. Rainwater is the main source of water in this lake. There is a temple by the lake.


Beautiful snow-capped mountains can be seen such as Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, and also places like Baglung, Gulmi, Rolpa, and Pyuthan. On the way to this lake, you’ll see beautiful landscapes and different types of flowers that are found in high altitudes.

It is a place to escape from the hot sun during summer and enjoy the snow during the winter season. You’ll find cold weather and surrounded by forest. Tilachan area is a sheep grazing area. You’ll find shepherds on the way. You may not find comfortable hotels as there is no human settlements in higher altitudes. It’s better to carry food, toilet paper etc for the journey.

How to reach Tilachan Lake?

Tilachan Lake can be reached after a 30-60-minute walk from Patihalne, the border of Baglung and Rolpa.

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