Ladakh Travel Packages

Ladakh Travel Packages


Ladakh, La Dag, "The Land of High Passes" is a high altitude desert situated on the western end of the Himalayas in the state of Jammu and Kashmir and is among the highest of the world's inhabited plateaus. Lapped in the snow-covered fringes of the Himalayas, Leh has been the center of Tibetan-Buddhist Culture since ages. Its colorful monasteries have attracted the devout Buddhists from all over the globe. Besides, it is also a favorite hiking locale and is known for some of the best hikes in the country. 
 
Ladakh has four mountain ranges, the Great Himalayas, Zanskar, Ladakh and the Karakoram Ranges. Indus river, a water-body highly revered by both Buddhists and Hindus is the major river of this region. Pangong-Tso, the largest natural lake is the most beautiful lake with clear blue colour water and is 134 km long and 4 km wide of which 60% lies in China. Khardong-La at the height of 18,380 feet is the highest motorable road in the world and lies on the way to Nubra, the valley of Flower. Ladakh was the connection between central Asia and South Asia when the world famous Silk Route was in use. The continuous cultural and commercial link between the surrounding regions of Himachal, Tibet and China helped maintain trade ties with them.
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