The Pangong Lake close to Leh is really another name for sheer, pristine, celestial bliss, one look at the lake will make you accept this. No wonder, there are so many movies that has captured the scintillating lake and so many tourists come year after year, season after season to drink in the eternal beauty. While it is in all its voluptuous glory when it ebbs and flow in the summers, the frozen look it has during winters is equally captivating and is a classic example of beauty has no seasons.
Tourists, who book Ladakh tour packages, also have in their itineraries a visit to the much talked about lake. From Leh, after a picturesque drive that takes five hours, you will see the vast expanse of the lake and its glory. This Pangong Lake quiet like its name which means long, not so broad and mesmerizing is really enchanting. Flowing in two countries – India and Tibet, this lake is becoming very popular as one of South Asia’s primary wetlands.
Trekking in Ladakh is also quite famous amidst the tourists who come here and apart from tourists; there are also dedicated trekkers who come to the region on pre-planned trips. They chalk out clear plans, get into training well in advance and then gather here to trek up the challenging mountains. This trekking other than being a physical accelerator also serves the purpose of opening up new avenues in life. It gives us a new feeling of hope and rejuvenates the soul creating positive energy which is much needed to face the challenges today.
Most of the Leh Ladakh tours packages do have an option of trekking activity and in case, you are keen for more, you can then talk to the executives who will be happy to provide details about dedicated trekking packages.
In general Trekking in Ladakh is done as part of the tourist as well as an individual activity and the tourists can get more information related to this depending on the time on their hands, the money they have to indulge in and their interests in the respective field.