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Welcome to Pangong Lake View Camp

If you are bored of the daily humdrum of your life and longs for a refreshing and rejuvenating place Pangong Lake View camp is the perfect destination. It is a major eco-resort (started in 2008 by Mr. Stanzin Takpa -a local ladakhi, well experienced in tourism) and is located in Spangmik region of Changthang valley. The site faces the beautiful color-changing Pangong Lake (a famous destination in Ladakh).

Pangong tso (lake) is an exquisite deep blue lake in the Himalayas, located on the Changthang plateau at a height of about 4,350m(14,270ft). It is at about 150 km away from Leh and is 134 km (83 miles) long and 5km (3.1 miles) at its broadest point and stretches from India to Tibet. The lake is a dead salt lake which supports no vegetation and aquatic life. During winter the lake freezes completely, despite of being saline. One can visit the lake during tourist season - May to September.

One cannot help but get mesmerised by the beauty of the lake, the vibrant colors of the water, the majestic surrounding mountains and the sense of freedom expressed by it. Its brackish water plays with the sunlight to produce different color effect which should not be missed by your camera's lens.

It is only five-hour drive from, while one requires an Inner Line Permit for visiting this lake as it lies on the Sino-Indian Line of Actual Control. Indian nationals can have individual permits while others require having group permits (minimum of 3 persons) accompanied by an accredited guide. Being near the border the lake can be explored only till Spangmik village. For security reasons, boating is not permitted in Pangong Lake.