The Coldest Desert in the world which is an endearing abode of scenic charisma and diverse adventure activities like rafting, jeep safari, water sports and much more. We can’t just overlook the scenic beauty, the rugged terrain, the majestic mountains and the challenge of roughing it out, which has made Ladakh a favourite with mountaineering enthusiasts.
Ladakh is paradise for bikers. The road from Srinagar to Leh and Leh to Manali is one of the most scenic routes in India. It is also a bit of an adventure because of the high altitude and rocky terrain.
Places to visit in and around Ladakh
- Pangong Lake
- Tso Moriri
- Royal Leh Palace
- Magnetic Hill
- Drass Valley
- Nubra Valley
- Shanti Stupa
- Shey Monastery
- Alchi Monastery
and Don’t miss Monasteries Visit, Yak Safari, Camel Safari, Jeep Safari, Cycling, Motor Biking, Climbing, River Rafting, Trekking, Skiing, Paragliding and Experience the Magnetic Hill.
Places to stay in and around Ladakh
Ladakh offers accomodation from family-run establishments to guest houses to budget hotels and rooms in monasteries that are suitable to every budget. However, Leh offers more options for accomodation ranging from guest houses in Changsva to budget hotels near the Central Library and luxury hotels on Old Sheynam Road.
Camps and hikers huts are a common feature in Nubra, Changthang and Drokpa area during the summer months. Tourist camps spring up every season in Korzok village too.
Places to eat in and around Ladakh
Ladakh offers a wide variety of cuisine from Tibetan to Korean to Chinese to Indian and Continental. These can be found in street-side stalls, restaurants, cafes and garden restaurants. While in Ladakh, do not forget to try the local specialties like Momos, Marchwangan Korma and the local tea made from yak’s butter.
Best time to visit in and around Ladakh
The average minimum and maximum temperature of Ladakh is as given below. The best time to visit Ladakh is also specified.
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- from Adult: Rs 17,000
- from Adult: Rs 24,900
- from Adult: Rs 12,800