Pangong Travel Guide
Pangong, situated about 214 kms away from Leh is the most favoured destination of Jammu and Kashmir amongst adventure seekers. The beautiful hill station is the gateway to Kashmir valley and offers the tourists with mermerizing views on their way to the valley.
Pangong is famous for "Pangong Lake", one of the most beautiful lakes of Ladakh. With an average width of around 5kms, the lake is stretched between India and China for almost 134 kms. The best time to visit Pangong is from May to September. From spending the night in camp around Pangong lake to sighting brahmini ducks, yaks and barheaded geese, one can make the most out of his trip to Pangong. When it comes to local cuisine, Skyu, Tsampa and Momos are must try. Also, there is famous restaurant named "3 Idiots" on the lake shore which should be on top of your list. One can also choose to barbeque fish and chicken around the camp and have dinner while gazing at the stars.Read More Read Less