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  • The pristine and picturesque valley of the Himalayas for centuries has been called 'heaven on earth' and invites to an exciting Srinagar to Leh Bike Trip. Ladakh is like the realisation of a dream come true. Here the brown rolling mountains break into a palette of colours -  as you look closer at the bright green oasis around villages in the river valleys. Century-old monasteries, perched atop rocky cliffs, cradle the ancient traditions of deep Buddhism, exquisite frescoes and priceless thangkas.

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    Begin your Srinagar to Leh road trip along the Leh highway which is a beauty in itself and runs through the awe-inspiring Kashmir valley and scenic towns of Sonamarg and Drass. It is usually considered easier in comparison to Manali Leh highway because of better connectivity and availability of basic facilities. It is a longer road than the Manali Leh highway and you never really get too far from civilization.

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    With that being said, this road trip is still no walk in the park. When it comes to adventure, thrill and difficulty; Srinagar to Leh highway stand no less than the Manali Leh road. You will need to ride and swerve through some narrow steep ascents, badly broken stretches, through water streams, handle slush and climb three high altitude passes before you finally get to Leh. 

    Offering scenic vistas of one of the best landscapes in India, a trip to from Srinagar to Leh is all about the feel of snow-clad mountains, rugged landscape, soaring peaks, dangerous routes, and roaring bike engines. 

  • 01Srinagar to Leh Distance

    On the way from Srinagar to Leh-Ladakh by road, you will cover approximately 434 Km. There is only two ways to reach Ladakh, one is from Manali to Leh and the other is from Srinagar to Leh.

    Your Road trip will commence from Srinagar, the highway is called the National Highway – 1D (NH – 1D) and is one of the most dependable ways to reach Ladakh.

  • 02Srinagar to Leh Route Map

    Srinagar – Sonmarg – Zozi La – Drass – Kargil – Mulbek – Lamayaru – Saspol – Leh

    1) Once you commence your journey from Srinagar, it will be around 85kms to reach Sonamarg.

    2) From Sonmarg you would head towards Drass, via the Zoji La pass, which is another 62kms.

    3) One can choose to stay at Drass or travel another 58 kms and reach Kargil, which also proffers decent accommodations.

    4) This is then followed by a 110 kms drive from Kargil to Lamayuru via Mulbek, Namika La and Fotu La. From Lamayuru, Leh is approximately 125km that passes through Hangro Loops and Nimmu.

    Srinagar – Sonmarg – Zozi La – Drass – Kargil - Batalik - Dah – Leh

    1) Once you commence your journey from Srinagar, it will be around 85kms to reach Sonamarg.

    2) From Sonmarg you would head towards Drass, via the Zoji La pass, which is another 62kms.

    3) One can choose to stay at Drass or travel another 58 kms and reach Kargil, which also proffers decent accommodations.

    4) After which drive for about 53kms and reach Batalik and then reach Leh via Dah. One needs to have an inner line permit to travel from Kargil to Leh, via Batalik and Dah.

  • 03Best Offers on Ladakh Tour Packages: Enquire Now

  • 04Mode of Transportation

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    1) Private Cars and Bikes

    One can choose to commute this journey in their personal car or bike. In this case, they have to take into consideration factors like petrol cost and vehicle maintenance.

    2) Srinagar Leh JKSRTC Bus

    The buses from Srinagar to Leh start at 8 AM and halt at Kargil for one night and reach Leh the next day.

    In case you choose a  Deluxe bus, then the cost is about Rs.1058 per person and for semi deluxe, the cost is approximately Rs 670 per person.

    These timings are subject to change based on the timing of Zojila Pass.

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  • Places to See During Srinagar to Leh Trip

  • 05Dal Lake

    The charismatic Dal Lake that stretches across a 26 sq km is a major tourist attraction. It is filled with narrow water canals, beautiful lotus and vegetable gardens and shops. Experience living in the middle of a lake, wake up to the glistening pearls and watch the sun submerge in the water, as you spend a day on a houseboat in the Dal lake.

    One can enjoy a entire day trading through the lake, by booking a Shikara for a day. Admire the varied attractions like the Nishat Garden, Nasim Bagh, Hazratbal Mosque, Pathar Masjid and Shah Hamdan's Shrine while sailing in the Shikara. If you are with family and friends, Shikara makes an awesome picnic spot.

    Trekking in Ladakh is the main attraction that beguiles explorers from all over the world to explore the Himalayan region with enthralling experiences.

  • 06Sonmarg

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    Sonmarg is one of the enticing destinations that you would come across on your way to Leh, from Srinagar. Being situated at an elevation of 2800 m above the sea level in Jammu and Kashmir, Sonmarg allures all its visitors. It is encompassed by lakes and glaciers and mesmerising lush green vistas, this makes Sonmarg a perfect attraction for tourists.

    If you are seeking for some thrill and adventure, then Sonmarg proffers a plethora of activities like trekking, rappelling and lot more. One should surely visit the Zoji-La Pass, Thajiwas Glacier, Vishansar Lake, Nilagrad River, and Gangabal, when in the city

    Ladakh Bike tours is a very well-planned bike tour packages to offer you the ultimate thrill of driving on meandering roads of Leh and witnessing the beauty the place beholds.
  • 07Drass Valley

    Imagine spending a day in a township which is right in the centre of a valley. Drass valley is a gateway to Ladakh and is popular for being the coldest inhabited place in the World. Sip on some hot coffee and strike a conversation with the villagers here to know more about their colourful yet challenging lifestyle.

    Drass is a base camp for several trekking routes. Adventurers and nature lovers should explore the varied trekking tracks that begin from here. Pilgrims who visit the holy cave of Amarnath, often trek through the beautiful flowery meadows of Drass. Drass valley proffers a tranquilizing experience to all its visitors.
  • 08Kargil

    The stories of the Kargil war are not unheard. The heroic deeds of the soldiers fighting for the respect and dignity of the Nation have touched several hearts. Kargil is located in the city of Ladakh and is also the second largest town here. One should not miss the opportunity to visit this place. Exploring the Kargil War Memorial is a must.

    Know more about our brave soldiers and enhance the sense of patriotism for the nation. Moreover, Kargil offers a variety of accommodation. Hence, it is a perfect spot to take a break and rest until you resume again.  In Kargil there are two famous restaurants; one is Pasgo that serves authentic Indian food and another is Hotel Shangril, which serves Multi-cuisine cooking.

    Here is our ultimate road guide for your Srinagar to Kargil journey which includes every information you will be needing on your ay to this majestic land. 
  • 09Mulbekh

    The 30ft tall, Maitreya Buddha sculpted on limestone, is the popularity of the Mulbekh Monastery. The reason to visit the Mulbekh Monastery is to admire the wonderfully carved Buddha on the rock. This sculpture of Buddha overlooks the National Highway 1D between Kargil and Leh route.

    It is also well-known for its two gompas. The Mulbekh Monastery with its gompas is located on a peak and can be witnessed from the Srinagar-Leh highway. 

  • 10Lamayuru

    Admire and find peace at the age-old Lamayuru Monastery. Take time and stopover to be in awe of the mesmeric vistas of Lamayuru, which are also known as the ‘Moonland’ Hills. The Lamayuru monastery was established by Mahasiddhacharya Naropa and belongs to Red-Hat sect of Buddhism. It is also known as Yung-Drung. The essence of the monastery is that it is an abode to almost 150 monks.

    It showcases a variety of artifacts, wall paintings, thangkas, statues, and carpets. The 11-headed, 1000 eyed image of Chenzing here is very impressive. Moreover, Lamayuru is amidst a picturesque landscape and thus attracts a lot of photographers and trekkers.

    Lamayuru To Chilling Trek takes you through beautiful rural villages surrounded by green barley fields, apricot trees, and high mountains. It often entices Buddhist pilgrims from different corners of the world.

  • 11Leh

    The District of Leh encompasses around 45100 Sq. Kms and is one of the largest districts in India. The Leh district is a mountainous region and has three parallel ranges of the Himalayas, the Zanskar, the Ladakh, and the Karakoram. The mountains and the valleys of Leh make it a hub for several adventure activities. The Shayok, Indus and Zanskar rivers flow between these ranges making the vistas even more pleasing. Nubra Valley, Shanti Stupa, Magnetic hills, and Thikse monasteries are top attractions of the Leh one cannot afford to miss.

    The place is renowned as the land of monks and the pristine monasteries are major attractions in this land. When in Leh, savour some scrumptious cuisines at places like the Lamayuru Restaurant, the Gesmo Restaurant, Shubh Punjabi, Little Italy Restaurant and many more.

    What to do: Places to visit and things to do in Leh.

    Where to Stay: Best Leh hotels for your perfect accommodation options and if you are homesick then we have a list of best homestays in Leh.

    Climate Condition: Know about all season weather guide of Leh.

  • Places to Visit in Leh

  • 12Magnetic Hills

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    A road trip to Leh is incomplete without experiencing the adventure of driving in the Magnetic Hills. It is a small stretch of road located approximately 30 kms from Leh towards Kargil and known as Magnetic Hill of Ladakh. The Magnetic Hill is also known as the gravity hill and is located near Leh in Ladakh.

    The specialty of the hill is that it seems to have magnetic properties that pull cars uphill, but the reality is the effect of an optical illusion created by the gravity hill. For several years the mystery of the Magnetic hills has enticed the tourists.

  • 13Royal Palace

    The nine storeys high, Leh Palace is a former royal palace built by King Sengge Namgyal in the 17th century. The Royal Leh Palace is situated at the edge of the Namgyal hill, from where one can see the Leh town below. It is now being utilized as an office for Indian Government's archaeological conservation organization. The medieval Tibetan architectural style, used while making the palace is very attractive.

    The walls of the palace are massive and also have wooden balconies. The old wall paintings of Leh Palace showcase the former magnificence of the ruined apartments. The fourth story of the palace is the Dukhar temple. This temple preserves a thousand-armed image of its deity, Goddess Tara.

  • 14Pangong Lake

    Pangong Tso is one of the biggest salty lakes in Ladakh and Asia located 154 kilometres southeast of Leh. It stretches for a 134 km, from eastern Ladakh to Tibet. Around 60% portion of the lake lies in China. The Pangong Lake is approximately five hours away from Leh. Know about the Leh to Pangong distance, duration, status and all the other details you will need in our road guide.

    The drive towards the lake is extremely exciting as you travel through the fascinating mountainous region. There is a camping sites near Pangong, you can also check-in into the camp for an overnight stay and entice yourself with the scenic beauty of the Ladakh.

    If you are looking for accommodations options then know more about all the best hotels near Pangong Lake here.

  • 15Alchi Monastery

    The Alchi monastery which based on the banks of the river Indus is the most important Buddhist centres in Ladakh. It is also regarded as the monastic jewels of Ladakh. If you are an admirer of art and culture then you should surely visit this monastery in Ladakh. You will fall in love with the wall paintings made in the Choskor temple complex.

    One of its walls has thousands of miniature sized pictures of the Buddha. The Gompa offers a very healthy atmosphere for its visitors; there are several restaurants, tea stalls and as well as souvenir shops around. 

  • 16Khardung La

    The Khardung La pass, which is also known as the ‘Pass of Lower Castle’, is a gateway to the Shyok and Nubra valley. The Border Road Organization has declared the Khardung La pass as the utmost traversable pass in the world. It is a very enticing and challenging drive.

    The Khardung La pass is approximately 40km away from Leh and is situated at an altitude of 18,379 ft. When you drive through this mountain pass in Ladakh, you will be fascinated by the breathtaking view of the valleys.

  • 17Nubra Valley

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    The Nubra valley is situated 3048 meters above the sea level and is around 150 km north from the town of Leh. It is mandatory for a tourist to have an Inner line permit for entering Nubra. The region is named, Nubra because of the river Nubra that flows above and below their amalgamation point.

    Explore the captivating Wari La- Nubra Valley and take time to experience the camel safari through the sand dunes. 

    How to reach: Here is an ultimate guide of Leh to Nubra Valley route that will ease your journey.

    Where to stay: List of best Nubra Valley Hotels for your comfortable accommodation.

    Campsites: Know about all the best camps around Nubra Valley

  • 18Pattharsahib Gurudwara

    Do not forget to visit the Shri Pathar Sahib Gurudwara, which is located on the Srinagar-Leh Road. Shri Pathar Sahib Gurudwara has a captivating architecture and was created in memory of the founder of Sikh religion and the first guru, Guru Nanak Dev ji. Spend some time in the tranquillity of this Gurudwara and soothe your senses.

    The Gurudwara is located at a high altitude. Due to the paucity of oxygen here, one can have breathing problems. Therefore, visitors are advised to take proper precautions and also wear woollen clothes before embarking on this journey.
  • 19Diskit Monastery

    Reaching out to Diskit Monastery is an easy task. One can either hire a taxi or opt for a local bus to reach out to the site. Located in Nubra valley, this monastery is the oldest one standing in the region and is the sub-monastery of Thiksey.

    The key feature of this monastery is the mighty Buddha statue which is of golden color and the highlighting features are all in red. The staue is said to signify three major traits prevention, promotion, and protection. Standing on the higher altitudes this milky white structure is an epitome of serenity and is all over surrounded by panoramic views.

  • 20Shanti Stupa

    Located just 5 km away from the Leh town, this stupa of serenity is well-connected by the roads. To reach out to the top you need to climb almost 500 steps and as the stupa is rounded the trail is circular.

    Famed as the site of tranquility this stupa lies on the top of Chanspa extending the contrasting views of the rustic charm of the quarter. The edifice is all sparkling white adorned with intricate carvings of golden. Such a place is a true delight for the solace seekers as calmness is interwoven in the aura.

  • 21Hemis Monastery

    Situated at a distance of almost 45 km from the heart of the town, this Monastery is Himalayan Buddhist Monastery which lies in the route of Srinagar to Leh. This is a place which will definitely win your heart and is settled on the banks of Indus river.

    The architecture of this building is just exceptional and is one of its kinds. Here you can either pay homage to Lord Buddha or just explore the ancient artifacts of the early Buddhist period. Reaching out to this Monastery is a child’s play as the local buses are operating all the time especially the Jammu & Kashmir Roadways buses.

  • 22Tso Moriri

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    Tso Moriri Lake falls in the Changthang region of Ladakh. It is one of the most gorgeous, tranquil and sanctified high altitude lakes in India. It is also known as the Tsomoriri Wetland Conservation Reserve. One of the major attractions of the Tso Moriri Lake is the innumerable flora and fauna found in this area. If you are looking forward to spending some quality time with your partner, then the Tso Moriri is a perfect destination.

    The multi-hued water, along with the quaint scenery makes this place an epitome of romance. One must stay in camps around Tso Moriri to experience the best of this place. The Tso Moriri lake also offers an average accommodation with basic provisions like electricity, medical aid, hot running water, western toilets etc.
  • Things You Should Know

  • 23Petrol Pumps on Srinagar Leh Highway

    So if you are wondering where to feed fuel to your vehicle. You don’t have to worry much, because on this route, it is easy to find fuel. As you drive through, you will come across several petrol pumps. On the Srinagar to Leh highway there are petrol pumps at the following places:-  

    1) Srinagar

    2) Kangan

    3) Sonamarg

    4) Kargil

    5) Mulbekh

    6) Wakha

    7) Khaltsi

    Make your camping experience a great one with these beautiful camps of Ladakh in the laps of Himalayas.

  • 24ATMs on Srinagar-Leh Highway

    No matter how well we pre plan the expenditure, money always finds its way in and out of our pockets. On the road trip from Sringar to Leh route, you will find ATMs at the following places.

    1) Srinagar

    2) Ganderbal

    3) Drass

    4) Kargil

    5) Leh

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  • 25Mechanics on Srinagar-Leh Highway

    A mechanic is a messiah in times of need; let’s not waste time hunting for one, when required the most.  In case of emergency, one can find many mechanics and puncture shops on the Srinagar to Leh route. They are available at 

    1) Ganderbal

    2) Sonamarg

    3) Kargil

    4) Lamayuru

    5) Mulbekh

    6)  Nimmu

  • 26Mobile Connectivity

    Mobile connectivity has become priority in today’s fast paced life.  So be well informed about the mobile networks that function perfectly in these hilly areas. 

    BSNL and Airtel are the two service providers, having good coverage in Ladakh. Another thing to be considered is that only post paid works in Ladakh. None other mobile network will find connectivity here.

  • 27Places to Stay

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    On the road trip from Srinagar to Leh, you will find numerous stay options, which would be adequate for your demands and necessities. There are several factors, which directly affect the cost of stay like comfort level, circumstances and many other clauses.  If you are contented staying in an average budget hotel, then the expenditure for the same would go up to approximately Rs 500-700 per day.

    If you are looking for a high-end accommodation, with all the amenities then you would have to spend approximately about Rs 2000 to Rs 2500 per day. It is advisable that you rest either at Drass or Kargil. Since, halting here would give you a perfect break from the tiresome journey and also rejuvenate you for the journey ahead.

    Kargil

    1) Hotel Greenland KargiL

    2) Hotel PC Palace Kargil

    3) Hotel D'Zojila

    4) Panorama Guest House

    Looking for somewhere exceptional to stay? Here are the best luxury hotels in Ladakh to inspire you!

  • 28Things to Carry on Srinagar to Leh Road Trip

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    Travel light, but also carry all the necessities required to suffice your basic needs. A few jackets to beat the cold in Ladakh are extremely necessary.

    You would halt at several places, to admire the popular attractions and enjoy the specialities, hence carry an extra pair of sturdy shoes and appropriate clothing.

    It is wise to be armed with a few supplies like a torch, a tool-kit, a physical map, a battery pack and a first-aid kit.

    This list of things to carry for Leh Ladakh trip will help you plan your trip better and enjoy it more. Do check it out and have great vacation.
  • 29Safety Tips and Guidelines

    1.      A sudden change in climate and atmosphere can hamper your health. Hence, it is sensible to stay at least for a day before you begin your journey. If you are with children or elderly, you may extend your stay a bit longer. This will help everyone get accustomed to the surroundings.

    2.      Try and maintain a cordial atmosphere when you visit the local villages, religious centres or other such places.

    3.      Rules and regulations are imposed for your own safety. They help your journey be peaceful and joyous. Do not break any rules, while on this road trip. 

    4.      The locals define the culture of a place, befriend them and enhance your knowledge. Treat them with harmony and respect and avoid hurting their sentiments in anyway.

    5.      Exploring a new place becomes easier with proper guidance from experienced people. Feel free to take assistance from tour guides or organizers. 

    6.      Preferably, eat less oily but healthy food like boiled veggies and meat.

  • 30Inner Line Permits

    The Inner Line Permit application form is easily available at the stationary shop behind the Leh DC office. One can visit the Leh DC office from 9.00 AM to 03:00 PM, no applications will be accepted after that. The office remains closed on Sundays and National Holidays.

    To acquire the permit one has to pay Rs. 200, which includes environment tax and Red Cross Donation. Once approved, it is advisable that you carry copies of your Inner Line Permit, as you might have to submit them at certain check posts of the military personnel.

    Rules for Inner Line Permits for Indian Nationals

    The inner line permit (ILP) rules for Ladakh tourism have been simplified. There are certain requirements to be considered like a valid photo ID and attested photocopies that act as a proof of Nationality (Passport, DL, Voters ID etc.).

     No inner line permits are now required to travel to places like Nubra Valley, Pangong Tso and Tso Moriri. However, there are some exceptions. In case one plans to cover a direct Stretch from Tso Moriri to Pangong Tso via Chushul route with a visit to Hanle, then one needs to give detailed information.

     It is important to mention Pangong Tso, Man, Merak, Chushul, Tsaga, Loma, Nyoma, Mahe, Hanle and Tso Moriri in the permit application. Similarly, it is mandatory to apply for an Inner Line Permit, if you are planning to visit Pangong directly from Nubra via Shyok, Darbuk, Tangtse.

    Inner Line Permits for Foreign Nationals

    The foreign nationals must obtain the inner line permits, if they plan to visit areas like Turtuk, Panamik, Khaltse, Pangong, Changthang, Hunder, Tso Kar and Tso Moriri and few others. Also, to visit Hanle, Chusul, Tsaga, beyond Loma bend, Chumur, Marsimik La and Batalik Sector, they must have the inner line permits.

    Foreign nationals, with exception from Bhutan, Burma, Nepal and Pakistan, also need to obtain PAP or the Protected Area Permit to visit the above-mentioned places. This permit is issued at the Leh DC Office and is allowed only to a group of four or more foreign nationals and is valid for 7 days.

    While travelling Suru and Zanskar valleys, inner line permits are not required. However, this permit doesn't allow them to beyond Merek Village in the Mahe or Pangong village.


  • 31Info about AMS

    One often encounters health issues due to change in weather and climate. Hence, it is wise to be precautious and prepared for what may come. There is a possibility that you might suffer from Altitude sickness or Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS). One should be weary of the following symptoms.

    1)      Lack of appetite

    2)      Nausea or vomiting

    3)      Fatigue or weakness

    4)      Dizziness

    5)      Swelling of hands , feet, and face

    6)      Insomnia

    7)       Shortness of breath upon exertion

    8)       Nosebleed

    9)      Persistent rapid pulse or drowsiness.

    10)  It is advisable that you carry certain medication and stay hydrated. If your health doesn’t permit, kindly go down to a lower altitude and take rest.


  • Leh Ladakh Road Trip Packages

  • 32Backpacking Leh Ladakh Tour Package with Camping at Nubra Valley

    Backpacking Leh Ladakh Tour Package with Camping at Nubra Valley
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    Departure Dates

    April 28  May 11  June 15 July 14 August 15September 1

    Group size- 12

    About the Destination:

    Ladakh, the dream destination for many has been luring its admirers from every corner of the world and for a long time now. This time head out on this 6 Days and 5 Nights Leh Ladakh local sightseeing group tour and get a chance to come close to the ethereal beauty of Ladakh. Blessed with the beauty of the mountains, valleys, and monasteries, this region is considered synonymous with heaven

    Ladakh will not only bring you close to heavens, it will also make you feel heavenly. The monasteries, markets, palaces and high mountain passes are some of the things that you will not find anywhere else in the world, all of them set in such unparalleled sceneries. It is always a delight to see some of nature's and man's wonders, all of which you will have no shortage of in Ladakh, be it Pangong and Nubra Valley, or Diskit and Thiksey Monasteries.

    About the Tour:

    -Head out for an amazing tour of the breathtaking Ladakh in this 6 Days Leh Ladakh sightseeing group tour package and explore the beauty of this region.
    -Also called the ‘Land of High Passes’, it is known for its soaring mountains, pristine valleys, and a vibrant cultural life. 
    -Marvel at the sight of the awe-inspiring natural beauty that it is breathed and blessed by the Gods themselves.
    -Visit some of the places like Nubra Valley and Pangong Lake.
    -Also, visit some other places like Deskit Monastery and explore the Leh markets.
    -Conclude your tour after 6 days and head back home with lots of memories.

    *Note- This tour can be customized as a private tour. For answering your queries for the same, you can get in touch with us over mail

  • 33Leh Ladakh to Manali Bike Trip Package 2019

    Leh Ladakh to Manali Bike Trip Package 2019
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    Leh Ladakh Bike Trip Video

    Departure Dates
    June 7,12,13,19,20,27 July 4,8,11,18,25  August 1,8,15,22,29  September 5 

    Price Variants
    Double Rider(2 people sharing 1 bike): INR 27950 per person
    Single Rider(1 person on 1 bike): INR 34950 per person

    Group Size- 18 to 20 Participants/ 10 Bikes | Open for Solo or Groups

    About the Destination
    The land of high passes, Ladakh is a true beauty and a gift of nature to the already beautiful land of Kashmir in India. Known for being the land of adventures and mysteries, Ladakh has a lot of tricks up its sleeve and reveals them all to its visitors in due time. Home to Ladakhi culture and people, surrounded by some of the most beautiful mountain ranges of the world, and gifted with stunning landscapes like the Dunes of Hundar and Pangong Lake, Ladakh will beckon to you to visit again when you leave. So might as well listen to it

    About the Trip

    • A bike trip through the Ladakh is almost every Indian's dream trip
    • Bike trip of Ladakh is not only an Indian but is also an international favorite because of the many high mountain passes here
    • Experience the culture of Ladakh and the lifestyle in these harsh conditions of living
    • Ride on one of the highest motorable passes in the world, the famous Khardung La
    • Visit the grand Pangong Tso Lake, which will easily take your breath away
    • Also, visit the Diskit Monastery
    • These 10 days will be the forever favorite of your life

  • 346 Days Leh Ladakh Biking Tour Package

    6 Days Leh Ladakh Biking Tour Package
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    Price Variants

    - Cost without Bike/ Seat in a Car: INR 17845 per person

    - Double Rider (2 people sharing 1 bike): INR 22850 Per Person

    - Single Rider (1 person on 1 bike): INR 27450 Per Person

    About the Destination:

    The names Leh and Ladakh often bring forth to the imagination a land that is still untouched by the hand of commercialisation and urban culture. 6 Days Leh Ladakh Tour Package gives you that perfect adventure outing that you have been waiting for. Nestled within the protective covers of the Himalayas and adorned with magnificent landscapes, Leh-Ladakh is a belt that must be explored!

    Leh is a comprehensive town jotted with a number of religious and aesthetic attractions. Nature has been kind to the Nubra Valley and the Pangong Lake. The former seems like a carpet of exotic flowers while the latter is a sight to behold in all its glory. The Khardungla Pass and Chang La Pass offer panoramic views of such beauty and mystique that they have thus far, only been imagined!

    About the Tour:

    -Get ready to taste the adventure in Ladakh with this thrilling 6 Days Leh Ladakh Tour Package.
    -Start your tour after arriving at Leh and meet the tour representative, they will transfer you to your hotel.
    -Ride along the exotic routes with diverse landscapes, always make for a dream journey that is unmatchable and unique its own ways.
    -Enjoy the thrill of riding at otherwise unimaginable heights. Imagine looking down and staring into a deep gorge on one side and being flanked by massive mountain ranges on the other!
    -Be amazed by natural blessings like the Lamayuru or Moonland, Pangong Lake and the Khardung La Pass.
    -Learn of the region’s history and religion with visits to prominent monasteries and temples.
    -Interact with the locals to acquaint yourself with the local lifestyle and culture.
    -Conclude this tour after 6 days and head back home with lots of memories.
  • 35Leh Ladakh Tour Package from Delhi by Air, 2019

    Leh Ladakh Tour Package from Delhi by Air, 2019
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    Dates Available: June(23,24,25,26,27,28,29,30) July(6,7,12,13,14,20,21,27,28) Aug(3,4,11,15,16,17,18) Sep(All Dates)
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    About the Destination:

    Ladakh or the land of high passes is situated in the picturesque state of Jammu and Kashmir. Leh Ladakh tour package from Delhi by air will definitely make your vacation a special one. It has always been regarded as an exotic tourist destination, filled with breath-taking natural beauty and mystery! 

    The charming town of Leh will leave you smitten with its spectacular views of the majestic snow-capped Himalayan ranges, lush greenery, mystic monasteries and sparkling rivers. The town also boasts of an amazing trekking trail which attracts enthusiastic trekkers from all over the world. Get ready to be awed by the scenic beauty of this region while you head out on this tour. And yes, don't forget to take your camera with you.

    About the Tour:

    -Explore the wonders of mystical Ladakh, on a 6nights/5daysLeh Ladakh Tour Package from Delhi by air which kicks starts from the charming town of Leh. 
    -Explore the charming Leh market and the majestic Leh Palace and Shanti Stupa. Drive up to the beautiful Sham valley and visit ancient monasteries steeped in age-old traditions.  
    -Drive up to the awe-inspiring moon landscapes, enjoy breathtaking views of the Nubra Valley, as you drive through the highest motorable road in the world.
    -Witness the mesmerizing sunset over the beautiful shimmering waters of the Pangong Lake.
    -Experience a slice of culture and history at the famous Shey Palace. 
    -Conclude this Leh Ladakh tour package from Delhi by air and head back home with lovely memories of this beautiful place!
    Note: Flight tickets are included in the package and this tour is available for April 14, Sept 14 and Sept 15 dates only.
  • 36Ladakh Bike Trip : Manali Leh Srinagar

    Ladakh Bike Trip : Manali Leh Srinagar
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    Leh Ladakh Bike Trip Video

    Price Variants:
    Variant 1:  Self Drive (own bike & fuel): INR 35300/- per person
    Variant 2: Double Rider (2 people sharing 1 bike): INR 43300/- per person
    Variant 3: Single Rider (1 person on 1 bike): INR 52300/- per person

    Group Size: 18 to 22 Participants/ 10-15 Bikes | Open for Solo or Groups.
    Multiple Departure Dates from June to September

    About the Destination

    Ladakh, the jewel in the crown of Jammu and Kashmir, is blessed with the fascinating Himalayan Range. Embraced with the captivating beauty of the scenic meadows, rivers, cold deserts and enchanting trails, the region boasts of being an adventure hub in the country.

    Be it for the trekkers, bikers, skiers or any other adventure sports, Ladakh is one hotspot for all! In addition, the option to explore the stunning beauty and appeal of the region through Ladakh bike trip always add an extra amount of fun and excitement to a tour to this ‘Land of High Passes’.

    About the Trip

    This bike trip to Leh-Ladakh from Delhi will take you to Ladakh, Srinagar, and Manali. Over the course of your bike trip to Ladakh, you will be introduced to various challenges, extremely uneven routes, narrow passes and much more! This apart, you can also expect to make stops and ride through fascinating landmarks like Khardung-La, the highest pass in the world, Tanglang La (17,600ft), Lachulung La (16,680ft), BaralachaLa (16500ft), the beautiful Zojila Pass as well as Pangong Lake.

  • 37Manali to Leh Ladakh Sightseeing Tour Package

    Manali to Leh Ladakh Sightseeing Tour Package
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    Leh Ladakh Bike Trip Video

    Departure Dates
    June 9,14,15,21,22 July 6,10,13 August 3,10,17 September 1,7,15,22

    Group Size- 6 people

    About the Destination:
    Get ready to explore the beautiful land of cultural diversity and thrilling adventures, Ladakh, while you head out for a vacation. Leh Ladakh group tour package is the perfect tour where you can head out with your group and explore the beautiful city. The capital city of Leh is a wonderland in itself and has innumerable sights worth enjoying. Be it the bustling marketplaces, the royal palaces, the treasured monasteries or its extensive trails for trekkers, it has something for everyone.

    The mesmerizing beauty of Pangong and the alluring charm of Nubra Valley will leave you spellbound and wanting for more. Add to that the feeling of being on top of the world. Why sit and enjoy the facts, when you can actually go and see the ‘World’s Highest All Weather Motorable Road’: Khardung La Pass! Because it is better to experience a place once than to read about it a thousand times

    About the Tour

    • Your trip starts with arrival in Manali, post which you will leave to cross the Rohtang Pass into the Lahaul Valley
    • You will then drive from your first stop at Jispa to Leh via another popular stayover town of Sarchu
    • You will also be driven through the highest civilian motorable pass of the world, Khardung La
    • Khardung La connects Leh to the beautiful Nubra Valley, where you will visit Diskit and Hundar sand dunes for a double-humped camel ride
    • Also from Leh, you will drive for the famous Pangong Lake (one from 3 Idiots) over Chang La pass
    • These 8 days are going to be super exciting and full of sights that will leave you speechless with their grandeur
    *Note- This tour can be customized as a private variant also. Kindly drop us a mail with your queries for the same
  • 38Manali to Leh Bike Trip from Delhi - 2019

    Manali to Leh Bike Trip from Delhi - 2019
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    Multiple Departure Dates from June to September

    Price Variants

    Cost without Bike: INR 35300 per person
    Double Rider(2 people sharing 1 bike): INR 43300 per person
    Single Rider(1 person on 1 bike): INR 52300 per person

    Group Size- 18 to 20 Participants/ 10-15 Bikes | Open for Solo or Groups

    About the Destination:

    Bestowed with natural formations and heaven like ambience the regions of Ladakh and Leh are beautified with immense natural diversities. On the other hand, Kashmir is a land that is utterly beautiful and has inspired many love affairs and art pieces!

    Decorating the crown of the subcontinent of India, literally, the landscapes of this area are richly embellished with sights of every kind imaginable.

    The Northern frontier of India has always been home to a rich and prosperous culture. Navigate the toughest passes on a trip of Manali to Leh on the bike, the empty stretches of highways and rock-strewn pathways in the mountains all of which reward you with gorgeous vistas that make the ride worthwhile!

    About the trip

    • The trip starts with you boarding your bus from Delhi for Manali, where you will meet your bikes for the Manali to Leh bike trip
    • You will take a test ride to Solang valley and will leave with your bikes for Leh the very next day.
    • Crossing Rohtang pass, Jispa, and Sarchu, you will arrive in Leh
    • You will pay visits to the Sham Valley, Nubra Valley, and Pangong Tso, before returning to Manali via Upshi and Jispa
    • These 12 days will leave you in awe of the beauty of this place and will keep you coming back for more
  • 39Manali to Leh Jeep Expedition with Tso Moriri Lake

    Manali to Leh Jeep Expedition with Tso Moriri Lake
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      Fixed departure dates: Multiple dates open to Join a Group departure in June, July, August and September and can be customized on request for separate group also.

      About the Activity: 

      • From the pleasantly hospitable town of Manali, the Manali to Leh Jeep expedition takes you on a roller coaster drive through distinct geographies portraying diverse geographies. From hill town to high altitude arid desert, this safari is one mega experience.
      • The Manali to Leh by road traverses over five high altitude Himalayan passes such as Rohtang (3,978m), Keylong (3,350m), and Tanglang La (17,585ft) showcasing an ever changing dynamic landscape that alters from barren lands to lush green pastures. 
      • Tsomoriri Lake is the one attraction that demands all your attention during this jeep ride which is now Tso Moriri Wetland Conservation Reserve. It is the largest of the high altitude lakes entirely within India at an altitude of 4522 meter.
      • Interact with the amazing landscapes beautified by the natural formations throughout the journey. You will come across the undeniable beauties of Khardung La Pass, Pangong Lake, Deskit, Hundar, the confluence of Zanskar and Indus Rivers, Nubra Valley etc.
      • These places have been occupied by multitudinous mountains, valleys, small streams, rock formations, monasteries, gompas and what not.
      • By the end of the journey multi-hued prayer flags, Tibetian chortens, and friendly locals would be etched in your memories for a very long time to come.

      • Number of PAX       Standard               Deluxe                 Super Deluxe

      • Min 02 pax               Rs. 37470            Rs. 38090                Rs. 39660

      • Min 03 Pax               Rs. 28530            Rs. 29260                Rs. 30620

      • Min 04 pax               Rs. 24950             Rs. 25280                Rs. 27140

      • Min 05 Pax               Rs. 22090             Rs. 22780                Rs. 24220

      • Min 06 Pax               Rs. 20780              Rs. 21400                Rs. 22970

      • Min 07 Pax               Rs. 22540             Rs. 23220                 Rs. 24700

      • Min 08 Pax                Rs. 21500            Rs. 22130                  Rs. 23700

      • Min 09 Pax                Rs. 20300            Rs. 20960                  Rs. 22460

      • Min 10 Pax                Rs. 19690             Rs. 20320                  Rs. 21880

      • Min 11 Pax                 Rs. 18870             Rs. 19520                 Rs. 21040

      • Min 12 Pax                  Rs. 18480            Rs. 19100                 Rs. 20670

      • Extra Bed Child            Rs. 8800             Rs. 9800                    Rs. 10700
    • 40Manali Leh Srinagar Bike Tour from Delhi

      Manali Leh Srinagar Bike Tour from Delhi
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      About the Activity:
      • If you have been planning for a bike trip to Ladakh then Manali-Leh-Srinagar bike tour from Delhi is the perfect tour for you.
      • In this adventurous bike trip, you will be covering  Ladakh, Srinagar and Manali.
      • Your bike trip to Ladakh will take you through a ride with various challenges, extremely uneven routes and narrow passes.
      • Ride through fascinating landmarks like Khardung-La, the highest pass in the world, Tanglang La, Lachulung La, BaralachaLa, the beautiful Zojila Pass as well as Pangong Lake.
      • Visit some of the monasteries and stupas on your way and also stop at the Magnetic Hills.
      • Overcome your fear as you ride your bikes through the criss-cross path with beautiful views.
      • Enjoy some delicious food while camping during in between your thrilling bike ride.
      • Conclude your tour after 12 days and head back home with lots of memories.
      There are four different variants available to choose from: 
      Variant 1: From Delhi - self bike and without fuel- Rs. 38000/- per person
      Variant 2: From Delhi - with bike rental and with fuel: for two persons sharing one bike- Rs. 46000/- per person
      Variant 3: From Delhi - with bike rental and with fuel: for single rider in one bike- Rs. 56000/- per person
    • 41Manali to Leh Jeep Safari

      Manali to Leh Jeep Safari
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      About the Activity: 

      From the pleasantly hospitable town of Manali, the Manali to Leh Jeep expedition  takes you on a roller coaster drive through distinct geographies portraying diverse geographies. From hill town to high altitude arid desert, this safari is one mega experience.

      The Manali to Leh by road traverses over five high altitude Himalayan passes such as Rohtang (3,978m), Keylong (3,350m), and Tanglang La (17,585ft) showcasing an ever changing dynamic landscape that alters from barren lands to lush green pastures. A drive through Skyangchu Thang, the biggest and highest plateau on earth on a stretch of 42kms leaves you breathless. For you to capture moments like these, the safari also includes a brief photography workshop to help arrest high altitude frames with more panache.

      By the end of the journey multi-hued prayer flags, Tibetian chortens, and friendly locals would be etched in your memories for a very long time to come.   

    • 42Leh Sightseeing Tour with Stay at Pangong

      Leh Sightseeing Tour with Stay at Pangong
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      About the Activity:

      • Make your vacation a special one with this exciting 7 days 6 nights sightseeing tour in Ladakh.
      • Ladakh, a muse for writers, a haven for bikers and a perfect getaway for the experience loving travellers! 
      • Experience one of the best Leh Ladakh tour packages while you're cuddled in the laps of the mighty Himalayan and Karakorum ranges, it is a destination that is beautified by contrasts!
      • During the course of this tour, you will get to explore Sangam, Gurudwara Pathar Sahib, Nubra valley, Leh and Pangong Tso lake. 
      • Explore the amazing beauty of the region with the valleys and the serene surroundings.
      • Experience the joy of riding in a double hunk camel in the Nubra valley and enjoy the beauty of the Pangong Tso lake as it slowly changes its colour.
      • This Ladakh tour package boasting this destination is deservedly among the gorgeous natural spectacles in the world!
      • Conclude your tour after getting transferred to the airport and head back home with wonderful memories.

      Duration of the Tour: 7D/6N

      Highest Altitude: Khardung La Pass (18,380 feet)

      Group Size: 6 PAX

      Tour Type: Group Departure

    • 43Leh Ladakh Sightseeing Tour

      Leh Ladakh Sightseeing Tour
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      About the Destination:
      Famed as the Land of high passes, this spectacular beauty is winning the heart of the travelers and is sliding up in the bucket list. The entire region is enfolded by alluring mountains, pristine lakes, and variants of Buddist culture. Each and every corner of Ladakh showcases its own enigma and hails out to the revelers from all over the map. Reaching Ladakh can be a little tricky due to the undulating quality of its terrain; however, it is accessible by various means of transport.

      About the Tour:
      With this tour, you can witness the gems of Ladakh, be it the ever brackish Pangong lake or the bizarre magnetic hill, all of them can be covered by selecting this package. Whether you wish to go for a trip with your family or travel solo, this package is just perfect for both purposes and is indeed a choice with no regrets.

      Wondering what you will be ticking off?
      Shanti Stupa: Built by the Japanese with a tinge of their architectural style, this structure extends the bird's eye view of Leh, which will put you under a spell with its beauty.
      Leh Palace: Keeping up the relics of an era gone by, this 9-storey high edifice, boasts with its unique collection of jewelry, crowns, and various other things of the prime ancestors.
      Magnetic Hill: A law of gravity-defying phenomenon. It has been noticed that when a vehicle is parked on neutral gear on this metallic road the vehicle slides up-hill although some believe it’s only an optical illusion
      SECMOL: Commonly known as the Rancho School. This school became famous after Aamir Khan's movie Three Idiots. The wall with painting about the three Idiots movie is the most popular spot for the tourist.
      Ladakh Hall of Fame: A museum which was built by the Indian Army filled with war memorabilia, martyr biographies & busts, images and weapons used during the Kargil war and other battles fought in Ladakh. 
      Spituk Gompa: This 15th century Gompa houses appealing icons and thangkas of Lord Buddha and has a collection of ancient masks, antique arms, and an awe-inspiring image of Mahakaal. 
      The confluence of the Zanskar & Indus: At this place, you can witness the magnificent view of two rivers in wedlock, namely Indus & Zanskar.
      Nubra Valley: Wish to experince the ride of double humped camels? Then this is your place to be which awaits you with its dunes and camels. 
      Pangong Lake: Located at the Indo China border, this brackish water lake, extends picture-perfect backdrops and its realm is just one of its kind.
      Shey Palace and Gompa: Dwelled on a hillock 15 Kms upstream from Leh, it was once the summer capital of Ladakh, and once you visit the place you will know the reason why it was so! 

      Note: 
      This package is available on the specific dates, April 15, Sept 14 and Sept 15





    • 448 Day Ladakh Sightseeing Tour with Stay at Tso Moriri

      8 Day Ladakh Sightseeing Tour with Stay at Tso Moriri
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      About the Destination
      Ladakh sits on the claim of the most coveted Himalayan destination with no one coming anywhere close to stealing its fame. Lying on the rain shadow side of the Himalayas, Ladakh is a semi-arid region, surrounded by snowcapped mountains on all sides that follow you everywhere you go. With some of the most unusual sights in the area, Ladakh can surely be said to be a gifted region. Almost a cold desert, the major cities are somewhat of an oasis and have been in existence for a very long time and stand tall with a vivid history. But foremost of everything, Ladakh has emerged out as a prime adventure location for many road-trippers and backpackers of the country, and from overseas as well.
      About the trip
      • The trip begins with your arrival at Leh airport
      • You will be visiting the local sights of the city as well as the attractions of the Sham Valley
      • The highlights there are the mysterious Magnetic hill and the beautiful confluence of the rivers Zanskar and Indus
      • The trip also takes you to the famous Nubra valley and the famous Pangong Tso Lake
      • From Pangong, you will be driving to the Tso Moriri, which is a beautiful Lake and a breeding ground for many migratory birds
      • You will also be staying in camps at various locations, the best part about which is the unending views of stars and galaxies in the clear nights
      • Enjoy this tour of 8 days and cherish it forever
      *Note- The tour pricing is for a group of 6 people. For queries on pricing for 2 or more people, feel free to get in touch with Thrillophilia
    • 45Women Only Sightseeing Group Tour of Ladakh

      Women Only Sightseeing Group Tour of Ladakh
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      About the Destination:

      The crown of India is beautified by Ladakh, the land of high passes, situated in the picturesque state of Jammu and Kashmir. Regarded as an exotic tourist destination, it is a land filled with breath-taking natural beauty and mystique.

      From majestic mountain passes and tranquil monasteries to magical lakes, Ladakh is sure to take your breath away. During summer, this beautiful region is adorned with a plethora of vibrant colors, but come winter time it is transformed into a snowy white wonderland, often cut off from the rest of the world.

      As a destination, Ladakh is replete with every sight imaginable; from sapphire blue lakes to jade green meadows and even dry and arid grasslands serve to make this land of extremes a must-go destination on every traveler's bucket list, and that is the very reason that no one should ever miss the chance of visiting this Paradise. That is why this tour is here to bring everyone on an equal pedestal by bringing together women of a different metal and organizing a women-only tour to the land of high passes, Ladakh

      About the Activity:

      Treat yourself to 6 nights 7 days of mystery with the women-only tour to Ladakh. Start your trip from the charming town of Leh, which will woo you with its quaint markets and charming palaces. Visit the beautiful Sham valley and the ancient monasteries.

      Take a trip down to enchanting Nubra valley and visit the famous Diskit monastery and the Hall of Fame, to experience local culture at its best.

      Lose yourself in the hypnotizing beauty of the colorful Pangong Tso and enjoy a memorable sunrise and sunset by the lake. A thrilling camel safari and drive through the highest motorable road in the world, seems just too good to be true!

      Departure Dates: May (19,25,31), June (6,12,18,24,30), July (6,12,18,24,30),  Aug (5, 11,17,23,29),  Sept (4,10,16,22)

    • 46Manali to Leh Cycling Tour 2019

      Manali to Leh Cycling Tour 2019
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      About the Destination

      Ladakh is the emergent favorite of travelers, not just from India, but from the entire world. Surrounded by snow-capped mountains on all sides, the beauty of this place is unparalleled, and you will agree to that as soon as you set foot here. And despite being so far off and on the rain shadow side of the Himalayas, Ladakh is very well connected, especially the capital city of Leh. Apart from the main airport in the capital, you can arrive in Ladakh via road too, with highways coming in from Srinagar and from Manali, the latter being one of the most beautiful highways in the country.

      And this is another reason why Ladakh is a favorite of adventure junkies. You can ride a bike till here, or can even cycle up to this beautiful land of Leh, some 11,400ft above sea level.

      About the Trip

      Manali to Leh cycling expedition is a scenic ride traversing through some of the highest passes in the world making it one of the most challenging rides to beat. Cutting across beautiful trails with the Himalayas serving as the perfect backdrop, one can cross Tanglang La standing at 5328m before entering Leh. The route from Manali to Leh is straightforward with the roads either being completely dirt or tarmac.

      In the Manali Leh cycling tour explore rougher dirt tracks while making some tough climbs along with gut-wrenching descents. Everyday the distance covered ranges from 40 to 80 km traversing altitudes over 4000 m. Not only will this invigorating route comprise cycling from Leh in the Indus Valley to the alpine Kullu Valley covering a total of 470 km, but it also cuts across three mountain ranges of Zanskar, main Himalayas and Pir Panjal Range. Altogether one exceeds 29000 feet in altitude crossing passes like the Khardung La, Tanglang La and Baralacha La (4890m). 


    Cycling in Ladakh

    Biking in Ladakh

    Jeep safari in Ladakh

    Attractions

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    Pangong Lake

    Rather, the most sought after tourist destination is Pangong Tso in Ladakh region. It is the highest among the high altitude lakes in India which is filled with saline water but provides some awe-struck moments to the visitors with the unbelievable phenomenon of changing colours quite a number of times a day.

    The reflections of the towering Himalayan peaks in the water add more charm to the lake. Currently, Pangong Tso is the favourite location for tourists as the banks of the lake give soothing bed to relax and the nearby places are enhanced by the beauty of this particular lake. The quiet lake is 134 km in length and 5 km in width is situated at an altitude of 14270 meters. But the major share of the lake lies in the area of China. Now, its recognition is spread everywhere in the world because it is termed as a wetland of international importance under the Ramsar Convention.

    The highly saline water does not accommodate any water species not even micro-organisms. But the banks of the lake give space for several birds and animals very rarely seen in the other parts of India. It is an important breeding ground for many migratory birds as well.

    Height: The lake is located at an altitude of 4250 meters above sea level.

    Location: Pangong Tso is easily accessible as it can be reached after a five-hour drive from Leh and the travel would be on a rough and dramatic mountain road. You will cross the villages of Shey and Gya during the tour and go through Chang La as well.

    Best time to visit: The months from May to September are the ideal time to visit the lake as the other seasons may cause challenges due to the heavy snowfall.

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    Nubra Valley

    Something divine makes Nubra Valley close to heart and it is not an exaggeration but a fact that experienced and shared by the countless tourists visited the paradisiacal location in Jammu and Kashmir. Without touching the spectacular roads of Nubra Valley, a Ladakh tour will not be complete. The tri-armed valley has Diskit Village as its capital. Ldumra, a magnificent name is the original name of the valley as the local scholars insist. Ldumra means Valley of Flowers. The large valley is formed after the merging of Shyok River with Nubra or Siachen River causing the separation of the Ladakh and the Karakoram Ranges. The valley is located 10000 feet that is 3048 meters above mean sea level and those who cross the Khardung La Pass can easily come to Nubra Valley from Leh.

    Except for the river beds, every other place in the valley shows scant vegetation and low precipitation levels. Most of the villages in the valley are occupied by Nubra skat speakers and in the villages, one can find lush greenery and farming which happen through the regular irrigation. Diskit is the place where native people are seen in abundance and Diskit Monastery is the centre of attraction as well. The Shyok River flowing on one side of Diskit has a captivating effect on the visitors. Nubra Valley unwinds a lot of surprising sights when you visit it and an unbelievable fact is that the valley was open to the public till Hunder until 2010. Beyond Hunder, it was the greener region in the lower altitude where the Turtuk village exists. Till 2010, the Government did not allow tourists to mesmerize themselves in the magnificent beauty of Turtuk where numerous apricot trees and other vegetation along with the tribal community were preserved as a virgin.

    Height: 3048 meters above the sea level

    Location: The paradisiacal Nubra Valley is located at a distance of 140 km from Leh and the main road access to the valley is through Khardung La pass where you have to show the photocopies of your travel permit to the soldiers camping.

    Best time to visit: The months from June to September is the perfect period to visit Nubra Valley

    To see the pure, rugged face of nature, One must visit Ladakh once in their lifetime.

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    Khardung La

    Controversies regarding the proclamation that Khardung La is the highest motorable pass in the world is not yet diminished but Ladakh travelers still believe that it is the highest and most adventurous pass in the world. Despite the controversies, Khardung La keeps on attracting hundreds of adventure seekers every year, be it bikers, trekkers or visitors. Nestled amidst the most reverberating surrounding, the ‘Pass of Lower Castle’ is located at an altitude of 17582 feet. Near to the pass, the collection of awesome valleys will lure you and along with the natural extravaganzas, the Tibetan prayer flags are an additional charm.

    The pass was constructed in the year of 1976 and later in 1988, it was opened to public and from then on, the pass was inviting uncountable bikers, trekkers and tourists. It is maintained by the Border roads Organization as the pass is highly significant and important to India because it was once used to carry supplies to the Siachen Glacier. Recently, Khardung La became the hot potato of the town with a happy news that a ten member team of visually impaired people is going to conquer the pass through cycling in 2017.

    Height: Khardung La is located at an altitude of 5359 meters. But there is an incorrect proclamation on the signboards appear here saying that the height of the pass is 18379 feet.

    Location: The highest motorable pass in Ladakh is lying about 39 kms away from Leh. By road, one can reach the pass. The first 24 kms of the road are paved and from there to the North Pullu check post, the 15 kms of the road are filled with loose rock, dirt and occasional rivulets formed after the melting of snow.

    Best time to visit: The season between May to October is the best time to visit Khardung La.

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    Tso Moriri Lake

    It won’t be exceeding at all how much you describe the beauty of Tso Moriri in Ladakh, a highly protected lake in Changthang Region and a significant portion of Tso Moriri Wetland Conservation Reserve.  It is the largest of all high altitude lakes in India especially in Ladakh and is located at an altitude of 4522 meters above the sea level. The length comes to 26 km north to south and 3 to 5 km is the width and the water is wholly brackish. 

    The water to feed the lake comes from the springs and melted snow from the nearby mountains. There are two major stream systems to lead the water to the lake. One in the north part of the lake and the other comes in the southwest part. Huge, extensive marshes are seen at both the entrances of the lake. Rupshu Valley, a breathtaking area is the guardian of Tso Moriri along with an array of the lofty Himalayan Mountains in the surrounding.

    The number of people come to witness the beauty of this splendid lake is lesser when compared to that of Pangong Lake. It is because of the secluded location of the lake. Hence, it is a favorite home town for many migratory birds. They come to breed here especially birds like great- crested grebe, the brown-headed gull and the Brahmin duck. The rare Himalayan hares are also abundantly seen near the lake. Thus, the declaration of the lake as a reserved area is a right option to protect these species from extinction. Less human interference would keep their lives strong.

    Height: The lake is situated at an altitude of 4522 meters.

    Location: You can reach Tso Moriri via road from Leh. It is 150 kms away from Leh Airport. Kalka Railway station is the nearest one to the lake. You will get buses and taxis from the station as well.

    Best time to visit: May, June, July and August are the peak season when tourists come to Tso Moriri in large numbers and other months will be filled with snow and have extreme cold conditions.

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    Shanti Stupa

    The white dome of Shanti Stupa is clearly visible from a far distance when you are on a tour of Leh. Peace Pagoda got its name like that because of many reasons mainly the silence persists in and around the pagoda always. This Buddhist prayer center is the most beloved attraction in Jammu and Kashmir. At a height of 4267 meters, the two storied stupa stands holding its head high and overlooks the bustling Leh town. The uneven mountain terrains in the surrounding gives the pagoda a remarkable shining. It is at a location which is 5 km away from Leh town and one who visits the stupa has to climb five hundred steps. The exotic view of the Himalayan peaks turns the beauty of the stupa also, a peace lover would dedicate his life to have such overjoying moments.

    History

    The stupa was constructed by both Japanese and Ladakh Buddhists. The construction was started in 1983, many Buddhists and Indian Government officials have supervised the procedures throughout.

    Structure of the stupa

    Among the two structures of the pagoda, the first level depicts the central relief of Dharmachakra which has deer on each side and the turning wheel of Dharma also has a golden image of Buddha at the center. The second level displays images which show the birth of Budhha and the death as well. In addition, both the level have smaller images of Buddha meditating. The stupa came into existence in order to spread the word of peace and harmony among people and it came into establishment as a commemoration of the valuable 2500 years of Buddhism.

    Location: Any one can reach the stupa via road from Leh, only 5 kms from the town, a walk of fifteen minutes would require.

    Timings: 05:00 am to 09:00 pm

    Highlights: The sunset and sunrise views from the stupa are inevitably beautiful


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    Magnetic Hill

    Magnetic Hill is still a mystery yet a famed attraction that pulls the adventure lovers on a large scale toward it. A mystifying phenomenon which stunts the science and fiction together and exists as a magic to the normal people visiting here. Magnetic Hill is a trump card of every Ladakh tour because of the awe-struck moments it would promise the travelers. There is a sign board placed which says that the hill defies gravity completely and inviting everyone to experience the magical phenomenon.

     If you keep your vehicle in neutral at a position marked on the road and wait, you will be surprised to see the vehicle starts moving uphill at 10-20 km per hour. And this is the unexplainable feature of Magnetic Hill that confuses the world of science. It is located on Leh-Kargil-Baltic Highway and on the east, the beautiful Sindhu River is flowing calmly. Near the hill there is a Sikh Gurudwara maintained by the Indian Army. Due to the natural attraction as well as the human architectural brilliance, the hill has gained popularity in a short term. 

    Not just the vehicles hitting the road but the aircrafts and helicopters crossing the radius which Magnetic Hill comes in would feel the same magnetic effect. If the aircrafts are going on a slow pace, then it starts jerking while they are in the circumference of the hill. So the only solution to escape from the clutches of this phenomenon is that the crafts should move at a greater speed.

    Height: Magnetic Hill is located at an elevation of 14000 feet above the sea level.

    Location: To reach the hill, you can hit the Leh-Kargil-Baltic National Highway and it is situated at a distance of just 30 kms from Leh town.

    Best time to visit: The best time to visit the Magnetic Hill is from June to October.

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    Lamayuru Monastery

    The high elevation where Lamayuru Monastery is located at amuses every traveler comes here. Existing on Leh-Srinagar Highway, around 15 kms east of the Fotu La, the monastery is perched on a height of 3510 meters. The murals, frescoes and the images of Buddha have created an interesting setting inside this famous Buddhist temple.

    History

    Lamayuru Monastery was originally the monastery belonged to Bon and the name means Swastika which symbolized eternity. The history says that an Indian scholar named Naropa caused a lake to dry up and there founded Lamayuru Monastery. Seng ge Sgang is the oldest building surviving which is dedicated to the builder-monk, Rinchen Zangpo.

    The structure of the monastery

    There were actually five buildings in the beginning and still one can find the remaining of the four buildings located in the corner. In the past there, were up to 400 monks and currently there are 100 monks residing in the monastery. There is a small temple can be seen which is dedicated to Avalokiteshwara.

    Location: The monastery is located at a distance of 127 km from Leh in the Lamayuru region. You can reach the monastery via road by bus or jeep.

    Timings: It is open on all days from 06:00 am to 06:00 pm.

    Entry fee: INR 30 per person

    Highlights: There will be two annual Mask Dance festivals happen which is the most suitable time to visit the monastery.

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    Alchi Monastery

    After the endless mountain peaks, green valleys, high passes, monasteries in Ladakh are the prime factors behind the huge number of visitors to the paradise every year. Alchi Monastery, a group of Buddhist shrines is now a remarkable landmark and a must visit tourist attraction in Leh. The rugged valleys, uneven mountain terrains etc are creating a flamboyant view from the monastery and make the travelers feel elevated. Alchi is a part of the three villages that together constitute to the Alchi Group of Monuments.

    History

    Alchi Monastery and its current guardians are grateful the great translator Rinchen Zangpo who was the reason behind the construction of the monastery. He built it in the AD 1000 and there were 32 wood carvers and sculptors from Kashmir to help him. But when the Gelug sect decided to shift the activities to Likir Monastery permanently, it turned to be the administrative shrine of the Alchi Gompa, officially.

    Structure of the monastery

    Alchi Monastic Complex has three principal shrines named the Dukhang or Assembly Hall, the Sumtseng and the temple of Manjushri. Chortens have a special space inside the complex. The wall paintings seen inside are dating back to the spiritual and artistic nuances found in Buddhism and Hindu Kingdoms. Like we seen in other monasteries, here also, you will find the huge statues of Buddha and several wood carvings and art works appearing in Baroque style.

    Location: The monastery is located in Alchi Village in the Leh District, 70 km from Leh.

    Timing: May to September on all days: from 10:00 am to 01:00 pm and from 02:00 pm to 06:00 pm.

    Entry Fee: For Indians: INR 25, For Foreigners: INR 50

    Highlights: The views from the monastery have attracted a lot of film production sets. Good photographic location as well.

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    Royal Leh Palace

    A nine storey high building displays the influence of Potala Palace in Lhasa is the famed Royal Leh Palace that stands with its head high on a cliff top overlooking the ravishing Leh town. Leh Palace is a must visit during anyone’s tour of Ladakh region as it has been standing there as a symbol of the old glorious days of the royal family lived here. The top floors accommodated the members of the regal community and the low floors were occupied by stables and stores.

    History

    In the 17th century, King Sengge Namgyal led the construction of Leh Palace and it gained fame in a short span of time. Later, it was termed as an architectural icon and the symbol of pride and glory of Leh. The history says that during the time when Dogra forces took control of Ladakh, Leh Palace was abandoned and the members of the family were asked to move to Stok Palace. The Archeological Survey of India has restored the valuable ruins of the palace and opened to the public as a remarkable tourist attraction.

    Structure of the palace

    There is a monastery behind the palace which is a part of the palace and there you will find the statue of a seating Buddha in there in the monastery behind the palace. On the walls of the palace, you will see the old pictures and paintings including Tibetan thangka.

    Timings: The palace is open to the public on all days from 07:00 am to 04:00 pm

    Entry fee: For Indians: INR 20 and for Foreigners: INR 100

    Location: Leh Palace is closely located to the town. Visitors can reach the palace by walking from Leh town as it is about 5 kms away from there.

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    Zanskar valley

    The Zanskar Range is the mountain range in Jammu and Kashmir that acts as the separating line between Ladakh and Zanskar. The Zanskar Range is a part of the Tethys Himalayas, formed with weakly transformed sedimentary series. The average height of the Zanskar Range is 6000 meters. It is an inevitable spot for adventure lovers during their adrenaline rushing trekking trips to the Trans Himalayas every year.

    On the way to Zanskar Valley, one will come across the incredible Suru Valley which puts forth a decent trekking experience to adventure lovers. Zanskar is alluring always with its brightly shining mountain peaks and the presumably attracting villages, sometimes, it looks overshadowing the relishing Changthang Region as well. Tourism has caused a great enhancements on the economic side of the region like education flourished and the lifestyle of the people has changed but it took its toll on the fragile mountain environment.

    Nevertheless, Zanskar is the favorite tourist destination still because of the vast area that is made beautiful by multiple hues, the distinct flora and fauna and the extremely variant climatic conditions. There are two main branches of the Zanskar River; one is Doda which has source near Pensi-La and flows south eastwards to reach Padum and the second one is formed by two tributaries called Kargyag River and it has source near Shingo La.

    Height: The valley is situated at an average height of 6000 meters above the sea level.

    Location: It is located at a distance of about 464 kms from Leh and would take around 10 to 11 hours to reach. Buses are available from Leh to reach the valley.

    Best time to visit: The months of June, July, August and September are suitable to visit the Zanskar Range as the other months will cause heavy snowfall and the roads will be blocked.

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    Hemis National Park

    Around 4400 sq.km is the area the prime attraction of Ladakh spreads into. We are talking about the renowned Hemis National Park named after the popular monastery in the region that is Hemis Monastery. The very rare species of wildlife is the reason behind its global recognition. Bharal and snow leopards are examples for the unseen animal collection found in Hemis National Park. The park is located on the west bank of the Indus River. 

    The animals, the flora, the birds and the nature in the park and its vicinity are coming under the highly protected areas and this is the only place in India where the protected snow leopards are seen in abundance. The Rumbak and Markha catchments were found to be protected with the discovery of the park in 1981 and it grew into 4400 sq.km in 1990 and becomes the largest national park in South Asia. Argali or the Great Tibetan Sheep, Shapu etc are the supporters of the prey base for the predators in Hemis. Asiatic Ibex, the Tibetan Wolf, the Eurasian brown bear and red fox are some of the endangered species found before and some are still present in the park. The crucial problem faced by the park is the regular animal-human conflicts because over 1600 people are living inside the park boundaries, mainly pastoralists living with poultry farming, goats and sheep.

    Height: The elevation at which the park exists is 3000-6000 meters above the sea level.

    Location: The park is located about 5 kms from Leh and Leh Airport is the closest airport to the park.

    Best time to visit: To reach the park there are a number of trekking routes opened from Mid-June to Mid-October. But the best season to spot snow leopards is of course, in late winter.


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    Spituk Monastery

    Spituk Monastery in Ladakh has another name that is Pethup Gompa, very famous among the locals. It is located at a distance of 8 km from Leh and there are 100 monks inside the gompa. The major attraction at the monastery is the giant statue of Goddess Kali. The Buddhist monastery is at a site which was blessed earlier by Arhat Nyimagung.

    History     

    Spituk Monastery was founded by Od-de. He was the elder brother of Lha Lama Changchub Od. When he came to Maryul, he built the monastery and introduced the monastic community. But Lotsewa Rinchen Zangpo on his arrival said that an exemplary religious sect should be there and thus the name of the monastery was changed to Spituk which meant exemplary.

    Structure of the monastery

    There are three chapels in the gompa with numerous statues of Buddha and several thankas as well. The Dukhang Hall is the highlight and the two rows of seats running to a throne at the end are also something unique found here. Visitors will come across the beautiful sculptors and chortens.

    Location: The monastery is perched on a thrilling hill top near Indus and about 8 kms away from Leh on Srinagar road. It is at an elevation of 3307 meters.

    Timings: It is open on all days from 08:00 am to 01:00 pm.

    Entry fee: INR 20 per person

    Highlights: Gustor Festival held from the 27th to 29th day in the eleventh month of the Tibetan Calendar and it is for two days with mask dance and prayers. Usually, the festival falls on winter time which guarantees the presence of natives in large but the number of tourists would be comparatively lesser.


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    Visit to the Hall of Fame

    Hall of Fame is a proud displayer of Indian Army simultaneously acts as the symbol of those dark days of India’s war against Pakistan. The museum that showcases seized arms and weapons of Pakistan army is located in Ladakh, the paradise of adventure lovers lying in the beautiful Himalayas. Moreover, the museum is considered to be a tribute to the brave soldiers who lost their lives during the war. To make it more appealing, the Indian Army has kept the photos and the things of those soldiers inside the museum. Also, the arranged items related to the history and culture of Ladakh, wildlife and vegetation have importance and amuses the visitors definitely. 

    There are things which enhance every Indian’s patriotic feelings as well as they let us appreciate the bravery shown by every Indian soldier during the wars, from the heart. Different quotes, letters written by the soldiers, the tools, aircrafts, weapons, tents and what all the soldiers have used during the period are preserved which give every visitor a minute to think and pay tribute to those brave hearts who lost their lives to help every one of us sleep in peace. Located next to Leh Airfield, the museum is opened on all days. Every day, visitors will be able to watch a detailed documentary on Operation Vijai or Kargil War screened.

    Entry fee:  For Indians: INR 10, for Foreigners: INR 50

    Timings: 09:00 am to 01:00 pm and 03:00 pm to 07:00 pm

    Highlight: Evening parade or march is a major event happening here

    Location: 4 kms from the main town, on the way to Magnetic hill via Leh Srinagar Highway.

    Tips: Camera and video are allowed inside but at an additional cost.


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    Rohtang Pass

    Rohtang Pass is quite famous among Ladakh travelers but the unpredictable avalanche and severe climatic conditions make it scary some times. Nonetheless, it had made adventure seekers’ tour of Ladakh mind-blowing. A high mountain pass at an elevation of 3978 meters above the sea level, Rohtang is just 51 km from Manali. It is a part of the proud Pir Panjal Range of the mighty Himalayas.

    It acts as the connecting link between Kullu Valley and Lahaul and Spiti Valley. Being an ancient trade route, it was well maintained by the natives. The generic name of the pass suggests that either the pass was the oldest and the most used pass. With the increase of visitors every year, the fragile mountain ecology will be in threat, environmentalists worry.

    But the exciting beauty of the mountain terrains seen from the top of the pass is indescribable and flamboyant. The Indian Government started building a tunnel which is 8.5 km long to bypass Rohtang pass in order to reduce the travel time and distance to Keylong, Lahaul and Spiti and Leh.

    The tunnel promises to reduce the distance by 50 km and the time by five hours between the south and north faces of Rohtang pass. Currently, the time taken to ascend and descend the pass itself is 5-6 hours.

    Height:
     Rohtang Pass is located at an altitude of 3978 meters above the sea level in the Pir Panjal Range of the Himalayas.

    Location:
     The pass is located about 51 kms away from Manali and you can reach the pass if you take Leh- Manali Highway.

    Best time to visit: 
    The pass will be open from the months of May to October as the snow starts melting and the paths will be cleared.

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    Lachulung La

    Apart from Khardung La or Baralacha La, Ladakh has numerous other passes at great heights which stand as Ladakh’s pride for centuries now. The glitters of other passes may be diminished by Khardung La mainly but all the other passes are equally important. Lachulung La is a single example.

    The elevation of this pass is 5059 meters above sea level which is considered to be a dangerously exciting height for any pass after Khardung La. Lachulung La is on the border of Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir. Also, it separates the valleys of Tsarap Chu and Tozay. If you take Leh-Manali highway, you will be able to cross this pass that has other names such as Lachalung La, Lungalacha La etc. 

    A fact that to be remembered before you head to visit this pass is, it is open only for four and a half months during summer. Any traveler should be prepared not to fall sick during the conquering of Lachulung La because its geographic status, the height, the rugged pathways and the remote villages it goes through may cause dramatic influence on your body. Being one of the most adventurous passes in Ladakh, Lachulung is a favorite stop avid adventure lovers.

    Also, the surroundings are quite fictional as the towering Himalayan passes and the nature lying in correspondence to them are creating soothing visuals. Trekkers should be very careful while climbing the altitude up as altitude sickness is assured at the top and keep hydrated to maintain your body conditions with respect to the climate. But the descent is smooth and easy so that you will feel overjoyed till the end.

    Height:
    5059 meters

    Best time to visit:
    May to October

    How to reach:
    Take Leh-Manali highway, from Sarchu 54 KM and from Pang, 24 Km

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    Tanglang La

    Tanglang La is a high mountain pass, the glorious pride of Ladakh, the favourite tourist spot for bikers and trekkers. 5328 meters above the sea level is the dream like height of this pass which happily poses some threatening adventure to those who try to climb up the top. The road leading to the pass on Leh-Manali highway, from Upshi to Tanglang La is completely paved. A 500 meter long section of the road is the only part which is unpaved. Tanglang La is also beautifully paved to the make the climb easier. 

    There are a lot of confusions existing regarding the position of Tanglang La in the list of world’s highest motorable passes and the world believes it to be the second highest which is proven to be wrong. The local sign on the top of the pass shows the altitude of the pass is 17582 feet or 5359 meters. But now, it is said that the sign board gives a wrong impression but the original height of the pass is 5328 meters. The pass is made beautiful by the innumerous Buddhist prayer flags despite the fact the road is tough to conquer and any type of traveler will fall for the scenery at the pass and adventure lovers would love to try their energy level by climbing up to the top. But remember, the oxygen level will be decreased as you cover the altitude and reaches to the half of what you feel at sea level.

    Height: 5328 meters of 1248 feet

    Best time to visit: May to October

    How to reach: The pass is close to Leh-Manali highway and can be reached via 21 Gata loops

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