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  • Largest fresh water lakes India : Wular Lake, Jammu and Kashmir (Length: 16 km)
  • Largest artificial lake in India : Bhojtal or Upper lake, Madhya Pradesh (Length: 31.5 km)
  • Largest saline water lake in India :  Chilika Lake, Odisha (Length : 64.3 km)
  • Highest Lake in India : Cholamu Lake or Tso Lhamo lake, Sikkim (Altitude : 5,330 m)

 

Other state-wise lakes :

 

State

Lakes

Andhra PradeshKolleru Lake, Pulicat Lake
AssamDeepor Beel, Chandubi Lake, Haflong Lake, Son Beel
BiharKanwar Lake
GujaratHamirsar Lake, Kankaria Lake, Nal Sarovar, Narayan Sarovar, Thol Lake, Vastrapur Lake, Lakhota Lake, Sursagar Lake
Himachal PradeshBrighu Lake, Dashir Lake, Dhankar Lake, Kareri (Kumarwah) lake, Khajjiar Lake, Macchial Lake, Maharana Pratap Sagar, Manimahesh Lake, Suraj Taal, Chandra Taal
HaryanaBadkhal Lake, Brahma Sarovar, Karna Lake, Sannihit Sarovar, Surajkund Lake, Tilyar Lake, Blue Bird Lake
Jammu and KashmirDal Lake, Pangong Tso, Tso Moriri, Wular Lake, Manasbal Lake, Mansar Lake, Sheshnag Lake
KarnatakaBellandur Lake, Ulsoor Lake, Sankey Lake, Hebbal Lake, Lalbagh Lake, Agara Lake, Pampa Sarovar
KeralaAshtamudi Lake, Maanaanchira Lake, Padinjare chira Lake, Paravur Kayal, Punnamada Lake (Vembanad lake), Shasthamkotta lake, Vadakkechira, Vellayani Lake
Madhya PradeshUpper Lake, Lower Lake
Uttar PradeshMoti Jheel, Kanpur
MaharashtraGorewada Lake, Lonar Lake, Pashan Lake, Powai Lake, Rankala Lake, Shivajisagar lake, Talao Pali Lake, Upvan Lake, Venna Lake
MeghalayaUmiam Lake
ManipurLoktak Lake
MizoramPalak Dil Lake, Tam Dil Lake
OdishaChilka Lake, Anshupa Lake, Kanjia lake
PunjabKanjli Wetland, Harike Wetland, Ropar Wetland
RajasthanDhebar Lake, Kaylana Lake, Nakki Lake, Pachpadra Lake, Pushkar Lake, Ana Sagar Lake, Rajsamand Lake, Sambhar Salt Lake, Ramgarh Lake, Siliserhlake, Alwar, Man Sagar lake, Lake Salusagar, Dudh Talai, Fateh Sagar Lake, Pichola lake, Rangsagar lake, Swaroopsagar lake
SikkimGurudongmar Lake, Khecheopalri Lake, Lake Tsongmo, Lake Cholamu
TelanganaHussain Sagar, Osman Sagar, Himayat Sagar, Shamirpet Lake, Mir Alam Tank, Durgam Cheruvu (Secret Lake), Saroornagar Lake, Alwal Cheruvu Lake
Tamil NaduBerijam Lake, Chembarambakkam Lake, Kodaikanal Lake, Ooty Lake, Red Hills Lake (Puzhal lake), Singanallur Lake, Sholavaram Lake, Veeranam Lake
Uttar PradeshRamgarh Taal Lake, Keetham Lake, Belasagar Lake, Barua Sagar Tal, Sheikha Jheel
UttarakhandBhimtal Lake, Dodital, Nainital Lake, Naukuchiatal, Sat Tal
West BengalRabindra Sarobar (Dhakuria Lake), Senchal Lake, East Calcutta Wetlands, Santragachhi Lake