Sight Seen : Best Of Ladakh - Tsomoriri Lake

Tsomoriri Lake

Leh - Tsomoriri Lake

Another jewel in the crown of Ladakh is the Tsomoriri Lake. The lake is situated in Changthang Plateau, one of the highest and widest plateaus in the world is a among the must visit places in India . The lake gets its name from the saltiness of it, and the fact that salt was extracted from it till 1959. You can spot some really rare species of birds here during the migratory season such as Black Necked Crane, Brown Headed Gull and Great Crested Grebe. The calmness of the lake is just perfect for meditation.