Tso Moriri Lake

Essential Info on Tso Moriri Lake

State: Jammu and Kashmir

Location: Ladakh

Surface elevation: 4,522 m

Length: 19 km

Best Time to Visit: May to September

Type of Destination: Scenic, Lake

Languages Spoken: Ladakhi, Hindi, Tibetan & English

Tso Moriri: A mystical magical lake in Ladakh

The attractive multi-shades of blues provided by this lake along with a stunning landscape all over the place provides this place an exceptionally enchanting and also spectacular feeling. However, actually, the location is extreme and challenging to endure specifically in winter’s months.

So, although you could feel lured to consist of Tso Moriri in your holiday to Leh Ladakh, it is important to prepare your holiday to this high elevation area correctly.

Best Time to Visit Tso Moriri Lake

Tso Moriri lies in the Changtang area of J & K, which know-hows subzero temperatures throughout the cold weather. While the lake stays frozen in between the months of (Nov and Apr), the summer season are the most effective time to visit Tso Moriri to delight in the charm at its optimal which is also the very best time to go to Ladakh.

Travel Tips
  1. Maintain all your consent papers in handy, and maintain several copies.
  2. The weather is quite trembling in this part of J & K, as well as thus it is constantly much better to bring warm garments.
  3. Tso Moriri is hard to reach by public transport; you ought to get in touch with an excursion driver at Leh that will arrange and also include your permit to the plan.
  4. You will certainly require 2 photocopies of the appropriate pages of your ticket and visa. Authorizations are needed to take a trip to this lake. Once you have your license, usually only valid for an optimal period of seven days, make at least 5 duplicates before triggering, as checkpoints like to keep a duplicate when you log in.
  5. There is practically no network signal at the lake.
Reasons to Visit
  1. Tsomoriri or Lake Moriri in the Changthang location is a largest of the High Elevation Lakes in the Trans-Himalayan biogeographic area.
  2. Tsomoriri has Ladakh in the North and Tibet in the east and Zanskar in the west.
  3. Tso Moriri is smaller than Pangong and also less individuals come below, it is extra lovely due to the fact that area bordering Tso Moriri is a wild life get as well as one can detect Tibetan wild ass (Kiang), marmots, red foxes and migratory birds.
Fairs and Festivals

The two days long Korzok Gustor celebration, which occurs in the 6th month of the Tibetan lunar schedule, brings in lots of Changpa migrants as well as vacationers. The event represents the success of excellent over bad and also admires the assassination of a conspirator Tibetan king by a Buddhist monk.

Accommodation at Tso Moriri

There are a number of hotels, camp in Karzok where you might chose to stay. In instance you are planning to camp on your own, please do not do so anywhere near the lake. Tso Moriri is considered as a protected wetland get as well as camping near to the lake is banned by Regulation.

For more information on Tso Moriri Lake and tour packages to ladakh contact Swan Tours or call 011 234145601.