Places To Visit Near Pangong Lake: The World's Highest Saltwater Lake!

Written By

Gopika VC

Pangong Lake is near the Himalayas and Indo-China border. This lake and its premises are full with top-rated tourist spots, and people from over the world visit here.

Pangong Lake spans India and China. Lake elevation is 4350m. This makes it the world's highest saltwater lake.

Pangong lake


You can easily reach the village from Pangong Lake. To visit the village, no authorization is needed. This village borders China and India.

Spangmik Village


This pass located north of Leh in the Ladakh Range. Khardung La Pass connects Shyok and Indus valleys. This pass leads to Nubra Valley.

Khardung La Pass


The monastery's hilltop location enhances its charm. The monastery is 19 miles from Leh. This monastery is the largest in Central Ladakh.

Thiksey Monastery


Hemis monastery is one of India's most popular monasteries, so visiting it on your vacation to Pangong Lake would be noteworthy.

Hemis Monastery


If you're interested in trans-Himalayan wildlife, biodiversity, and greenery, visit Changthang Wildlife Sanctuary near the Chang Chenmo Mountains.

Chang-Chenmo Mountain Range


Ornithologists and people interested in biodiversity have studied and researched the area and have found a total of 225 species of birds there.

Enjoy the Sight of Migratory Birds


In addition to serving hot tea and snacks, the Army Cafeteria at Chang La Pass offers a nice viewpoint with amazing views.

Army Cafeteria at Chang La Pass


Seeing their lovely movements and habits is amazing and fun. If you want to see them but couldn't from the lake, visit Changthang Wildlife Sanctuary.

Spot the Rare Marmots


Skating and ice hockey in the region would combine nature and adventure. Ice hockey and skating at 14,270 feet fills you with adrenaline.

Ice Hockey and Skating