Ladakh that literally means the land of high passes is located at an elevation of around 3000 meters and it is a gift of god to the universe to understand that natural brilliance is not subject to time and law of land. An exclusive landscape although rough in nature has a captivating rift which in turn has made it one of the most prominent tourist destinations of India. The cultural and religious phenomenon that grows within the snow clad mountains is fascinated by blue valleys and serene terrain. The broken barren chains although looks outcast but then outrageous floral of nature has made this land an oasis of desert and oracle of milestone. The historic significance in common has so lot to do with China and owing to its steep plateau it is referred as little Tibet of India.
Leh the most magnificent place of the world was once a capital state of independent Ladakh kingdom and still it serves as a capital of Ladakh. The mountain clad and beautiful valley that surrounds the site makes it a boutique of nature beside that an affluence of historic trademark and evolution of local culture calls for special venture. Its descent commuting system and mountainous transportation has made it one of the booming cultural hubs of Ladakh.
Valley of Kargil is a synonymous of serenity and it is a different world altogether. Though we understand that the name of Kargil was made famous by Kargil war fought by our brave soldiers of India but there is much to look after and the charming dale that surrounds the site invites traveler from every corner of the world.
Before a theatrical release of 3 idiots, travelers were not much aware about the blissful lake of Pangong but after their arrival from theatre the valley has witnessed a rush of traveler during summer season. From Leh traveler would require travelling for around 6 hours to reach here and then blooms of terrain and mountain region would surprise you with its amplitude and elegance.
Lamayuru village and monasteries
Lamayuru village is lived by Tibetan Buddhist people and here traveler would have an occasion to unravel the glory of historic and magnificence Lamayuru monastery that has a charm of its own. Traveler must understand that it is a religious site and the monasteries that surrounds the site demands reverence and homage.
The high altitude location of the lake is loved by traveler from every corner but more specifically the lake and its surrounding is loved by birdwatchers. The pristine and exotic bounty of lake is a breeding ground of migratory birds and during the time of their migration traveler would have an occasion to witness different species of flying flocks.
Nubra valley and Hunder
Nubra valley is an excellent tourist destination and it is amongst the greenest dales of Ladakh. At Nubra traveler should not miss an opportunity to stroll around hamlet of Hunder. The sand dunes that surrounds the dale of Hunder is mysterious in nature and it is believed it was carried by river and was left to dried out which of course talks about a speculation of geographical phenomena.
Perched perfectly at an elevation of around 5360 meters, the Khartungla Pass is one of the main attractions of Ladakh tourism. The beauty of the pass lies in its frozen environment from where traveler would stand to view the scenic reverie of entire Leh and Ladakh. The most exciting way to enjoy your advent here is through cycling so get one for yourself while coming here and travel the distance with cycle to enjoy your venture.
Zanskar is a remote area and it is popular for its colorful tradition perceived by local Tibetan people. It is a sub-district of Kargil and tourism here is slowly growing. To reach here traveler would require walking the distance through the corridor of frozen river which would be different experience to unfurl.