10 gorgeous lakes around the world

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By Trisha Sengupta
Published June 22, 2021

Hindustan Times

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Lake Baikal, Russia

Formed about 25 million years ago, this waterbody in Siberia is among the oldest lakes in the world

Dead Sea, Israel and Jordan

This salty lake is located at the lowest point on Earth. What makes this waterbody unique is that one can't sink in

Crater Lake, USA

At 1,943 feet deep, this is the deepest lake in America. It is famous for its beautiful blue colour

Lake Hillier, Australia

Pink in colour, this lake is huge in size. It also houses a diverse species of fish

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Lake Nakuru, Kenya

This gorgeous lake is surrounded by wooded and bushy grassland. This place is ideal for bird watching

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Lake Argyle, Australia

This vast freshwater lake is one of the most gorgeous lakes in the world

Lake Kawaguchiko, Japan

Besides being beautiful, this is among the best places to see Japan’s tallest mountain Mount Fuji

Lake Nasser, Egypt

It is one of the world’s largest artificial lakes that is about 550 km long

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Periyar Lake, India

Situated in the Periyar Sanctuary, this manmade lake serves as a watering hole for animals and houses a unique aquatic ecosystem

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Laguna Colorada, Bolivia

This shallow salt lake is known for the vibrant red colour of its water

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