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Leh- Ladakh Tour Information

The trans- Himalayan district of Ladakh lies between the Kunlun Mountain range in the North and great Himalayas to the South. It is the region of Jammu & Kashmir the northernmost state of India. It is sparsely populated regions of Kashmir. Ladakh is simply the store house of Adventure. Travellers from across the globe keep flocking this adventurous land again and again and get mesmerized by its beauty. Most adventure sports in Ladakh include mountaineering, trekking, jeep safari, yak safari, cycling and river rafting etc. The high mountain ranges, tracking trails , deep valleys, crystal clear lakes high passes make it a must visit destination. Besides adventure Ladakh is also very famous for its Buddhist monasteries or Gompas. Buddhists monks and nuns live, study and practice their faith in these monasteries. Hemis Gompa, Namgyal Tsemo Gompa, Sankar Gompa are few among them. Leh is the capital of Ladakh and is dominated by ruined Leh Palace, former mansion of the Royal family of Ladakh. Its age old monasteries, colorful markets, lively and simple people, and stunning views of Himalayas make Leh an exotic destination. Leh- Ladakh has a cold desert climate with long and cold winters from October to March. Besides this time the weather in the remaining months is generally fine and warm during the day time. The main access is through roads that include 434 km long Srinagar- Leh Highway and 473 Km Leh – Manali Highway. There is only one airport in Leh. There are daily flights from Delhi and weekly flights from Srinagar to reach Leh.

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