All the school has learned that the deepest lake in Lithuania is Tauragnas. Highland National Park in Utena district, rippling lake at the deepest point reaches 62.5 meters.
All the more so during the summer you can enjoy not only clear water and swim in it, but also rafting or canoe to reach the middle of the peninsula, enjoy the right Tauragnas shore of the lake situated in one of the highest mounds in Lithuania - Taurapilis, admire the view of the lake encircling the hilly local terrain. It is interesting that the lake is characterized by very high - up to 40 meters, seeking to shore. The warmest water is in July and August to about 19 degrees. For those who like to keep an ideal companion for a hook, Tauragnas can offer a lot of fish - fishermen tells us that there are plenty of vendace, smelt and whitefish, as well as possible I was taking. The surrounding wooded areas in summer full of mushrooms and berries. Well, divers and water lovers and offers exclusive entertainment - the deepest lake in Lithuania Lithuania various diving clubs sometimes organizes diving sessions, which can be arranged in advance pasiskambinus diving clubs.
The lake derives its name from the cup, which, according to legend, came out of the forest and appeared on the shore of the lake, when to him with his army spent the night Duke Rigimundas. It was they who advised the Duke and kanklininkas build the village on the mountain lake. Duke built a castle there and called it Taurapilis and lake - Tauragnu. Visiting the lake Tauragnas recommended to inspect and two Highland National Park rocks - Knows and Mokiuką. According to legend, these two stones - petrified solvent family. >