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Places to visit in Leh Ladakh

Places to visit in Leh Ladakh

Every traveller dream is to visit Leh-Ladakh, like other mesmerizing places Ladakh is also an enchanting destination in the world. When you visit this place so, you cannot miss out its beautiful peak mountainous landscapes, gleaming blue lagoons and never forget to travel around its picturesque road trips that is amazing for the travellers.

Leh-Ladakh is place where you can travel around loads of tourist attractions that will sure impress you and lore towards its unique charms of the destinations. The stunning destination has all magnificent monasteries and exquisite places to attractive villages and High Mountain goes through from there.

Let’s know more about Leh-Ladakh and talk about its all fascinating destinations to travel around:

Hemis National Park

Hemi National Park is nestled in the eastern part Ladakh of Jammu and Kashmir, Hemis National Park is widely known as the Snow Leopard Capital of India. And this place was founded in 1981, this national park a great home for protecting the huge density of flurry leopard in the world. Moreover, you can see in Hemis the national park that goes on the way to north of the Himalayas. Though, the place is an abode of 16 mammal species and 73 bird species.

What activities can you do here?

  • View birdwatching in the Rumbak Valley
  • See lots of snow leopards by trekking in the park.
  • Visit a Markha Valley Trek.

 Diskit Monastery

Another beautiful place is to spot in Leh-Ladakh is Diskit Monastery. This place is fully clad in white snow, here you can visit it’s oldest as well as largest monastery that is gompa is Nubra. Diskit Monastery was established during 14th century by Changzem Tserab Zangpo, an enthusiastic follower of Tsong Khapa, originator of Gelugpa.

What activities can you do here?

  • Explore here iconic statue of Cho Rinpoche.
  • Sightseeing this place that is around the 106 feet long statue of the Jampa Buddha atop a mount below the monastery.

Pangong Lake

This lake is well-located at an altitude of 4350 m on the Indo-China border, Pangong Lake is also the most popular travel destination in the world. In addition, this lake is also called as the Hollow Lake or Pangong Tso, this is one of Asia’s biggest saltwater lakes. Also, this lake is enclosed an area of around 100 km. However, two-thirds of this lagoon is in Tibet (Chinese territory), one-third of it situated in eastern Ladakh. Only about 160 km from Leh city, the place is endowed with remarkable environment. Throughout the cold season, the lake become hard and turns out to be the place of smooth ice skating festive season.

What activities can you do here?

  • Participate is doing ice skating festival.
  • Must relish beacon and live at Pangong Retreat Camp, Ladakh.
  • Must see the striking sunrise in your cameras.
  • Go to bird watching such as seagulls, ducks, and cranes.

Shanti Stupa

Shanti Stupa is situated around 5 km from Leh, and placed on a top of hill in Chanspa, and this stupa was constructed between 1983 and 1991. Also, is one of the top tourist spots in Leh. Moreover, this stupa was specially made by Japanese monks. The walls are engraved with golden panels that show the life of Lord Buddha. Dawn and dusk cannot be missed out and they are amazing to see from here.

What activities can you do here?

  • You can visit and meditate the Buddha hall.
  • Explore things around the stupa.
  • Enjoy the spectacular views of the surroundings, Sunrise and Sunset.
  • You can visit and show wide-ranging Buddhist reliefs.

Tso Moriri Lake

This lake is situated at an out-of-the-way place in the larger Himalayan ranges, visit the immaculate Tso Moriri Lake which is also called as the massive alpine lake in India. And this beautiful lake is positioned at a height of more than 15000 feet above the sea level in the jagged landscape; it seems the gift of nature. Due to its elevated height and rough voyage, the place is travelled by very few numbers of tourists. Amazing silhouette of the background can be viewed in the sapphire blue waters of the lagoon. The landscape of snow-covered infertile peaks at this place with serene environment looks fantastic.

What activities can you do here?

  • Go for camping in Korzok, a nearby village
  • Enjoy astounding sunrise
  • Take snaps of unforgettable photographs
  • Enjoy the tranquillity and striking scenery

Magnetic Hill

Magnetic Hill is placed around 30 km far from Leh-Kargil-Baltik national highway, and this spectacular hill is mostly a severity hill, which is awesome and eminent for generating magnetic assets. This appeal is too powerful and undoubtedly drags all a nonaligned car climbing. This mesmerizing hill positioned at an altitude of 14,000 feet above sea level. Though, it is believed that this is a visual fantasy that is really worth experiencing.

What activities can you do here?

  • Enjoy visiting at Magnetic Hill.
  • Explore the close to Gurudwara, maintained by the Indian Army.

These are all best places to visit in leh-Ladakh.


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