If you have a penchant for scintillating vistas, Leh Ladakh should be on the top of your check-list of must visit places in India. Given the appellation ‘heaven on earth’, Leh Ladakh is bounded by the two of mightiest mountains, the Himalayan Mountain and the Karakoram; the two lies athwart Zanskar and Ladakh mountain ranges. Serene Valleys, snow-clad mountain peak, picturesque landscape, quaint villages, and pristine alpine lakes – Leh Ladakh has everything to feed the soul of an explorer. Right from stupas to awestruck sights and local cuisines to local markets, Leh Ladakh tour package from Ahmedabad gives an amazing escape in the lap of nature.
Here’s a list of must visit places in Leh Ladakh. However, if you are planning to book a Leh Ladakh tour package from Ahmedabad, Bombay or any other city, make sure that it includes below places in the itinerary.
1. Zanskar Valley
Zanskar mountain range is spread across an area of 7000 square kilometres and is a land of some amazing aesthetics. The snow-covered steep terrains reflect the azure sky giving a visual treat. Snow glaciers, deep gorges, and a number of historic religious spots extend Zanskar Valley. You can engage in the adventure of white river rafting in the tributaries of Zanskar River. You should visit Zanskar in the months of June to September as in winter due to extreme snowfall, the valley remains closed.
2. Shanti Stupa
Shanti Stupa is an ancient Buddhist monument located on the Chanspa hill of Leh. You will feel at ultimate peace while you are at this magnificent Buddhist monument. The ancient holy monument has true relics of Buddhism and was established to commemorate 2500 years completion of the Buddhism religion. The place was enshrined by the current Dalia Lama which adds to its significance. Feel the serenity and enjoy the pleasing views around it.
3. Pangong Lake
Can you recall the beautiful lake in the movie 3 idiots where the climax of the movie takes place as Rancho meets Pia and his idiot friends? It is Pangong Lake giving you a breathtaking view located on the Changtang plateau at 14,256 feet above sea level. Get lost in witnessing the deep blues at Pangong Lake. Also, you will have a chance to take in some scenic beauty while on your way to Pangong.
4. Nubra Valley
Nubra valley is known for its two-humped camel and wonderful sand dunes that give an Arabian experience. The Valley gives you a view of Zanskar mountain ridges. You will find Indus valley to the north, Siachen Glacier to the north, and Sasser Pass to the northwest of the Nubra Valley. Also, you can see some interesting plants, quaint villages, and gorgeous desert landscapes. You will have an advantage of passing through Khardung La Pass which is the highest motorable route at 18,380 feet as it is a gateway to Nubra Valley.
5. Lamayuru Monastery
Lamayuru monastery is one of the oldest monasteries among the various located in Leh Ladakh. You can see the monks in orange robes performing their rituals. You will explore much about the ancient culture at Lamayuru. The monastery is surrounded by ancient caves carved out from mountains and huge rocky hills. If you like to discover more about various religions, then some of the best travel agent in Ahmedabad offer customized packages for your precise needs.
Plan an escape to Leh Ladakh and you will bring back moments you can cherish a lifetime. We at Fernweh, provides you with an Ahmedabad to Leh Ladakh tour package at a very moderate rate, tailoring all your requirements. Mountains are calling, go experience, Leh.