Pangong Lake

The beautiful shimmering blue water lake of pangong lies in the cold desert of changthang at an altitude of 14270 ft. this vast lake is a stretch of blue waters of 134 kms long, sixty percent of the lake lies in china.during the winters the lake freezes compeletely despite being saline waters.this lake is surrounded by brown mountains and wetlands which adorn its beauty and grace.the journey from leh to pangong is of five hours and the drive is fantastic through many high passes including the changla pass.large number of migratory birds,including bar headed goose and ruddy shelduck,species of crane and sea gulls come to pangong lake for breeding.there are some nearby villages of Phobrang, Lukung, Spangmik, Maan. the dwellers of these villages totally depend on raising cattle for their livelihood .The still beauty of this lake and the mountains that surround it give a unique visual treat that few other places in the world can match. we organize pangong lake tour for our guests from leh.