Development Of Tourist Resort/Entertainment Park At Uchali Lake, Soon Valley, District Khushab


TDCP intends to develop a Tourist Resort at Uchali Lake, saltwater lake in Soon Sakaser Valley  in the southern Salt Range area. Sakaser, the highest mountain in the Salt Range looms over the lake. The Soon Valley provides a unique sanctuary for a variety of migratory birds in winter and consists of beautiful lakes, waterfalls, forests, natural pools and ponds. Soon Valley is also blessed with ancient civilisation, natural resources and fertile farms offering visitors a unique experience of extraordinary serene landscape. Thus, development and management of these resources will lead to socio–economic benefits while maintaining cultural integrity, essential eco-system, and bio-diversity with life support systems


Uchali Lake, Soon Valley, District Khushab

Sponsoring Agency

Youth Affairs, Sports, Archaeology and Tourism (YASAT) Department

Executing Agency 

Tourism Development Corporation Punjab (TDCP)

Current Status

Project Development under process by M/s KPMG


Salient Features

  • Construction of Chalets
  • Restaurants
  • Tourism Information Center
  • Lakefront boardwalk and allied facilities
  • Trekking tracks with varying distances
  • Boating jetties
  • Bird watching towers
  • Gazebos and Benches
  • Parking Area
  • Other activities for entertainment 

Role of Government Agency

  • Provision of land (160 kanal land has been acquired)
  • Provide and support in obtaining necessary approvals/ NOCs

Role of Private Party

  • Design
  •  Build
  •  Finance
  •  Operate
  •  Maintain
  •  Transfer Back to Government