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Ladakh is the land of Great Mountains, Lakes & Passes. Ladakh is also known as 'land of endless discoveries' The landscapes of Ladakh is one of the most fascinating factor that attracted tourists across the globe, the monasteries and Buddhist culture attract peace lover. Ladakh also has a lot of Religious places like Shanti Stupa, Gurudwara Pathar Sahib, Jama masjid etc. Adventure activities like paragliding, mountaineering, trekking, skiing brings lot of Adventure lovers to this cold desert.In terms of Landscape it resembles closely with Tibetian Platue.Please check some of the most beautiful and mesmerizing destinations of Ladakh. Ladakh is also one of the most Serene places in the world with only six months easy accessibility.


  • 1. LadakhAt a soaring height of 11,562 feet, Ladakh is the bridge between the sky and the earth. Here,forces of nature conspired to render a landscape of magical dream and moonscape land .Ladakh, is popularly known as Land of endless discover.

2. Map of Ladakh 3. LehThe second largest district of India, a wide place of snow covered mountains,pure rivers and mesmerizing landscapes with the various sightseeing places like shanti stupa,magnetic hill etc Jamamasjid to Gurudwara pathar sahib are few poluparly known destinations 4. Its usually called Land of Martyrs. itbecame renowned after the 1999 waragainst terrorism in Kashmir.Kargil215 KMFrom Leh 5. Zanskar separates Kinnaur District from Spitiin Himachal Pradesh. The highest peaks ofHimachal are in Zanskar. It is also known forhighest Motor able passes in India.Zanskar416 KMFrom Leh 6. Nubra ValleyMost of the Nubra Valley is like a cold desert ,but blood apples, walnuts, apricots, almonds areoften seen in commonly irrigated villages150 KMFrom Leh 7. Built in the mid of 1500 century.Monastery of 12 floors based overthe top of the hill. Monastery has thebeautiful statues, beautifully carvedpaintings and swords in it.Thiskey Monastery20 KMFrom Leh 8. Extremely famous, highest (5,602 m) andaccessible pass for motor biking worldwideand most importantly this pass areconnecting India to Siachen glacier.Khardung La40 KMFrom Leh 9. LikirThe old and beautiful monastery built in 11thcentury then again rebuilt in 18th century has a25 foot tall, gold covered Buddha statue.50 KMFrom Leh 10. AlchiA village comes under the national heritage placeof having one of the oldest monasteries which inwell maintained condition and situated near thebank of Indus River.60 KMFrom Leh 11. Beautiful pass between Leh and Srinagar and oneof the highest mountain between Leh & Kargil.Fotu-La160 KMFrom Leh 12. Enchanted and captivating lake in the lap ofHimalayas, covering 134 km of area from Indiato Tibet of having rich flora and fauna in it. Its atreat for soul, mind and body which allows youto seal the moment forever.Pangong Lake200 KMFrom Leh 13. Tsomoriri Wetland Conservation Reserve), islake in the Changthan. The lake is at analtitude of 4,595 m it is the largest of thehigh altitude lakes in the Trans-HimalayanRegionTso Moriri200 KMFrom Leh 14. Pass on the National highway 1 of India and its abeautiful link between Ladakh & KashmirZoji-La300 KMFrom Leh 15. Best Time to VisitSummer (June to September) is the best time to visit. The temperature iscool and can go up to 33C.The skies are usually clear and offerpanoramic views of the mountains. The average day temperature rangesfrom 20 to 30C.Where to Stay1. Hotel Lasermo 4. The Grand Dragon2. Hotel Asia Ladakh 5. Hotel Namgyal Palace3. Hotel ReenamTour Operators1. www.kashmirtourism.org2. www.triphills.comFacts 16. Things to do1. Motor Biking in khardung la2. Cycling in Khardung la3. Yak Safari in Leh4. Bactrian Camel Safari in Nubra Valley5. Para Gliding in Lamayuru, Stok Kangri, Leh, Thiksey, etc.6. Water rafting and Kayaking Indus River and Zanaskar River7. Mountaineering in Stok Kangri, Mountain Nun and Kun8. Jeep Safari Tours to Suru Valley, Nubra Valley9. Tour to Magnetic Hill10.Trekking and Wildlife Sanctuary VisitThings to do 17. How to Reach Leh Ladakh1. By Road1. Srinagar Leh - 413 KM2. Manali Leh 474 KM2. By TrainJammu is the Nearest Station which is connected with rest of Indiawith distance of 700 KM from Leh3. By AirLeh airport is situated at a distance of 8 km from city center andreceives regular flights operated by Air India, Jet Airways and Allother Flight operators from Mumbai, Delhi, Jammu and Srinagar.How to Reach 18. 1. Sonam Norbu Hospital -01982-2536262. 24-Hour Pharmacy -01982-2521603. TOURISM OFFICE: Director -01982-2522974. TOURISM OFFICE: Director -01982-2520955. POLICE: SHO- Leh -01982-2520186. POLICE: SHO- Leh -01982-252283Important Numbers 19. Thank YouHave a Great