Ladakh (Leh) Experience: Ladakh is one of the most beautiful places to visit in India. Great landscapes, thunderous mountain ranges, bountiful valleys, caring sweet well mannered Ladkahi people, various army camps to defend our international boundaries, treacherous mountain roads, clear streams and rivers. Snow capped peaks, highest motor able roads Its our very own Chile.
Food, sight-seeing and shopping: Food is tasty, great and cheap. Most hotels serve fresh veg food and god masala tea, momos, parathas, maggi noodles. Good to buy Tibetan and Buddhist souvenirs, Pasmina shawls, sweaters and woolen clothes but BARGAIN and BARGAIN.
Activities & things to do: Lot of trekking to visit monasteries, snow clad peaks, valleys, Nubra valley to see two hound camels, army museums, camps.
Travel tips, How to reach, travel warnings etc: Bets time to travel is from June - Sept but even May is the beginning of the season. Winter months of Nov - Feb is very cold and freezing and dangerous for mountain driving. Direct flights from Delhi to Leh or by road to Manali and then to Leh.
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