. Pangong Tso Lake, India-China Beautiful to look at. But swimming here is only for masochists. This saltwater lake deep in the Himalayas at an altitude of 4,350 meters lies astride a disputed border area between India and China-governed Tibet. Dont let that put you off -- the rarefied air make the colors and clarity of the lake intense. Pangong Tso is reached by a mountain road from the Indian town of Leh, but youll need to get a permit via a registered tour guide.
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