Lago di Scanno is revered as one of the beautiful lakes in the world. Located in the Appennino Abruzzese north of Parco Nazionale d'Abruzzo, Lazio e Molise, the lake was created by a landslide from Mount Genzana which blocked the Sagittario valley. The basin lies at 922 metres above sea level and is surrounded by tall mountains and steep rocky slopes and is known out to be the Italy Heart.
Shimshal lake is located in Gojal Tehsil of Hunza District, in the Gilgit–Baltistan region of Pakistan and is the largest natural lake in the region. It lies at an altitude of 3,100 m above sea level and is the highest settlement in Hunza Valley of Pakistan. The Shimshal Lake, locally called Shuvorth, covers an area of 32 km2 at an elevation of 4,755 m asl in the extreme north of Pakisttan, along the southern border of Xinjiang, China and situated about 40 km to the northwest of Shimshal village. The beautiful Shimshal Pamir lake attracts many tourists toward it.