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Tsomori Lake

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In my opinion, this is hands down the most beautiful of all the high altitude lakes in Ladakh. I visited the Tsomoriri lake back in October 2007 on a rented Enfield motorcycle. The trip turned out to be one huge adventure. I was delayed at Leh due to a slight miscalculation with regard to fuel stops (basically had to drive back to Leh to fill up). The drive was wonderfully stunning that it delayed me even more. As far as mountain roads go.. the stretch between Leh and Tsomoriri has to be one of the best there is, taking you through the entire gamut of mountain landscapes. We start at Leh and ride gently upstream along the Indus river with the Ladakh range to our left and the Zanskar range towards the right. Initially we ride through the heart of Central Ladakh passing through villages rich
A few other articles about the Tsomoriri lake that you might be interested in.- Travelogue : The Tsomoriri Trip.. A troubled trip that couldn't have gone any better..- Myth/Folktale : The story of how the Tsomoriri lake got its name.- Myth/Folktale : The story of how the Tsokar lake lost its waters and how the Tso Kiagar lake was born.