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City: Ladakh State: Jammu and Kashmir Country: India
Pangong is 40 miles in length and nearly 2-4 miles in width at a height of 4267m above the sea level What strikes the eye in coming first in view of this lake is the lovely colour of its water, especially towards evening, which is of the richest deep blue, over the whole expanse, at morning time, it is of a lighter a very brilliant colour. The water of the Lake is not that salty as sea water. Pangong trip can be organized in two days and overnight stay at Tangtse. Travelers are not allowed to pitch their tents near the Lake and only allowed to go up to Spangmik due to security reason. As 75% of the Lake is in China and only 25% is in India. The landscape on the way to Pangong is spectacular.
Climate | When to Visit
Visit during: June to September
Directions | How to Reach
By Air: Leh is connected by regular flights to and from Delhi (daily), Chandigarh, Jammu (twice a week) and Srinagar (once a week).By Road: The Srinagar-Leh road with a stretch of 434 km is the most popular land route to Ladakh and remains open only from early June to November.
miscellaneous | Important Information
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