Shangrila Lake or The Lower Kachura Lake, at 2,450 metres (8,100 ft) in elevation. The lake is in the Karakoram mountain range of the western Himalayas, the greater Kashmir region, and in the Indus River basin. This Lake is has a depth of 30 metres . In summer it has a temperature of 15 °C (59 °F). In winter the surface is frozen solid. The upper Indus River flows nearby at a lower elevation.