Lang Tso & Stat Tso Lakes

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About Lang Tso & Stat Tso Lakes, Ladakh

The twin lakes, Lang Tso and Stat Tso, lie just around the corner of Pensi La Pass, which connects Zanskar Valley to Zuru Valley. What makes them a famous tourist attraction in Ladakh, is their phenomenal beauty, which you have to see to believe.

Why are the lakes so famous?

These two spectacularly beautiful lakes are so pure and clear that one can see the reflection of the snowcapped peaks of Zanskar in the background. You can also camp by the lake and have a great time.

You can also spend time clicking as many photos as you like and rejoicing in the serenity of the surroundings.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is the best time to visit the lakes?

July to September is the best time to visit the Lang Tso & Stat Tso lakes.

Q. How to reach the lakes?

Take the National Highway 1 (NH1) which connects Srinagar to Leh to reach Kargil. After reaching Kargil, travel the rest of the distance on the Kargil Padum Road.

Q. Do I need an inner line permit to visit Pensi La Pass?

No, Inner Line Permit (ILP) is not needed to visit Pensi La Pass.

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