Otherwise called 'Bhojtal', the 'Upper Lake' is one of the best places to visit in Bhopal and certainly an awesome site to appreciate a great cookout with your loved ones. As per neighborhood legends, the historical backdrop of the lake goes back to the seasons of the colossal lord of Malwa, Parmara Raja Bhoj who is likewise known to have set up this regal city in the vicinity of 1005 and 1055 AD. It is realized that Raja Bhoj once experienced a serious skin sickness and even after bunches of drugs, he couldn't be cured. It is at that point, when a holy person requesting that he assemble a tank consolidating the waters of 365 tributaries and clean up in it to cure his affliction. That is the manner by which the 'Upper Lake' appeared. Initially called as 'Bada Talaab', it was renamed to 'Bhojtal' in 2011 to respect this extraordinary lord. The lake additionally holds the status of being the most seasoned man-made pool of India.