Ladakh which was earlier a part of Jammu and Kashmir, now Union Territory in India, it is certainly a delight for nature lovers as well as adventure enthusiasts. Ladakh literally means “Land of the high passes”. The region is surrounded by many Mountain ranges, providing stunning Himalayan views. It houses the oldest and most beautiful Buddhist monasteries in the world. Sometimes also called Little Tibet due to the similarity in culture and heritage.
Ladakh is well known and popular tourist destination for summer, people travel to this hilltop region from the nooks and corner of the world, to relax and enjoy some adventure activities like mountain biking, trekking, rafting and mountaineering. It is perfect place for photography undoubtedly. The region is quite popular for Buddhism, you can find many Buddhist temple here,along with this, other major attractions are lakes, Palaces, stupas and monasteries. Losar, Hemis, Ladakh festivals are some popular festivals which are celebrated in this region.
The beauty of this region can’t be explained in words only, you must have to travel to get an experience of this mesmerizing mountains and landscapes. All point in Ladakh will make you visit the place again. The sound and view of loud rivers and mountains makes it amazing experience.
Now scroll down to know about some must-see places in Ladakh, while planning a trip there.
Pangong Lake best site for night camping. Tso Moriri lake you will surely love this place, while visiting Ladakh, must visit it, perhaps, this Lake is not as popular as Pangong Lake but yet a must visit place. Khardung La pass, the highest motorable road in the world, must be visited once in your lifetime. It is one of the best thing to do in Ladakh. Desert is simply lovable , Nubra valley provides tourist a lot , the place has the most famous two humped camels which is the highly of the valley.
Shopping in Ladakh is always a fun, you may buy something for those who are not yet fortunate to visit this beautiful place, you may shop for your loved ones, you will find some road side stalls easy to bargain the souvenirs and artifacts there. Must try Ladakh cuisines which is developed from Kashmiri cuisine, visit the homes of local people and taste the food there.