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Awesome Place for birding !

This was one of our stop on our birdwatching trip in Ladakh. It is an amazing hidden gem for... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2018
Atish B
Another great lake in leh

A great and beautiful lake on the way back to Leh from Tso Moriri. Not everyone has Tso Moriri in... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
Pune, India
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Leh-Manali road | Ladakh, India
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

This was one of our stop on our birdwatching trip in Ladakh. It is an amazing hidden gem for birdwatching and would recommend all birders to visit before it is over run with tourists. We saw a few raptors, ground peckers, Tibetan snow-finches, citrine wagtail...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2017

A great and beautiful lake on the way back to Leh from Tso Moriri. Not everyone has Tso Moriri in their itinerary. We visited this place in mid september. Our itinerary for this place was: Leh to Tsomoriri via Chumatang and Kiagar Tso and back...More

1  Thank vinay_galactus
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Another one of ladakh's gems. The place is a bird watchers paradise. The salt deposits on the far side are also an intriguing visual of natures many formations.

Thank Prateek S
Reviewed 25 August 2017

This is a lake with swamp and salt deposits around, perfect breeding ground for the rare black neck crane. We saw two black neck cranes in all their glory. Underrated but a very important lake from a ecological perspective. Ladakh never ceases to amaze you!

1  Thank Anshuman2707
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Some natural things which one would find to be rare to see. Its salt deposits and pangong extends makes it more probable place.

Thank Siddharthg86
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We were told we will get to see a lot of migratory birds at Tsokar lake and that was one reason we chose to drive through this route instead of the shorter Chumantang route. No birds when we went. the lake gets over before u...More

Thank exploredaunexplored
Reviewed 22 May 2017

For the recreational tourists expecting a thriving bustling spot to indulge in sporting activities, this is not the place. Tso Kar is lesser known lake, on the Rupshu plains, with banks crusted with salt, brackish water and seemingly no population of wild life or tribes....More

Thank Mahua S
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I was lucky that during my 3rd visit to Ladakh I could able to to visit 1 more wonder of Ladakh i.e. Tsokar while coming back from Tsomoriri via Sumdo, Puga. This high altitude saline water lake is situated at an elevation of +4500 meters...More

1  Thank shashindrak
Reviewed 28 January 2017

This was an interesting place to visit - the lake itself is drying up and leaving a large amount of salt deposits on the lake bed. It's in the middle of nowhere, even for Leh. I was told that it's a very old lake. It's...More

Thank AbhinavDave
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I love this place and it's region. Because this is the region where Himalayan nomads stay. So on the way you can visit nomadic tents made out of Yak wool and schools with beautiful Himalayan faces! The lake and it's surroundings beauty are can never...More

2  Thank Charline091
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