Lakes in Asia

258 Lakes in Asia

Caspian SeaAzerbaijan,Iran,Kazakhstan,Russia,Turkmenistan

The Caspian Sea is, by standard definition, the largest lake on Earth. It is the largest enclosed inland body of water, and thus sometimes referred to as a ... Read more

Lake Baikal is nothing short than a natural wonder. It is the deepest, oldest and largest freshwater lake by volume, containing one fifth of the world’s fresh ... Read more

Aral SeaKazakhstan,Uzbekistan

The Aral Sea is an endorheic lake lying between the Aktobe and Kyzylorda regions of Kazakhstan and the Karakalpakstan autonomous region of Uzbekistan. Once known as the 4th largest ... Read more

Pangong TsoChina,India

Quick Facts: Lake Pangong is a lake lake in Kashmir, China,India. Lake Pangong has a surface area of 600 km2 (232 square miles), and reaches a maximum depth of 43 meters, or 142 feet. The ... Read more

Issyk KulKyrgyzstan

Issyk Kul, located in the Eastern part of Kyrgyzstan, is the 10th largest lake in the world by volume, and the second largest salt lake on the planet, after the Caspian Sea. It is ... Read more

Bratsk Reservoir is an artificial lake on the upper part of the Angara River, located in the Irkutsk Oblast of Russia. Geographic Facts The reservoir is ... Read more

Lake BalkhashKazakhstan

Lake Balkhash, the third largest lake in Kazakhstan after the Caspian Sea and the Aral Sea, plays a significant role in preserving and managing the natural and climatic equity in ... Read more

Lake TobaIndonesia

Lake Toba is located in one of Indonesia’s most populous provinces, North Sumatra, in the middle of the northern part of the island of Sumatra, lying at an altitude of 900 ... Read more

Lake MatanoIndonesia

Lake Matano is a tectonic lake in the South Sulawesi. It is the deepest lake in the country and the tenth deepest in the World. Geography and ... Read more

Nicknamed “the Dark Blue Pearl of Mongolia”, Khovsgol Lake is the largest freshwater lake in Mongolia by volume and second largest by surface area. The lake is also the ... Read more