While visiting the scenic state of Jammu and Kashmir, you simply cannot miss the various Leh Ladakh tour packages that takes you through some of the most alluring and must to see natural marvels! Two of the cults in the tourism map of India, Leh and Ladakh are often called the ‘Jewel in the Crown of Kashmir’ and is known to be among the most gorgeous tourist destinations in the entire world!
Be it on a family vacation, adventure quest, backpacking tour, nature trails, honeymoon planning or any other tours, Leh and Ladakh always proves ideal for the visitors. While Ladakh at around 12,000 ft. serves as the origin of a myriad list of enthralling activities, Leh at 11,562 ft. above the sea level takes the fun and excitement further with its engrossing offerings!
Fringed with numerous hills and mountains, shimmering lakes and gurgling rivers, pictorial meadows and stunning glaciers, these two Himalayan destinations are a must if you yearn to romance the pristine beauty of Mother Nature! In addition to all these, as the various Leh Ladakh tour packages take you through the true beauty of both the places, your trip will surely be one of the most memorable experience of your life!
If you are planning a trip to these two gems of Jammu and Kashmir, you should avoid the extreme winters and summers. During the winters, the regions receive heavy snowfall and hinders communication between several tourist destinations. On the other hand, as the snow begins to melt during the summer, commuting over or through them becomes a challenging task for the visitors. Considering all these, June to September is considered as the ideal time to plan a visit and enjoy all the offerings of the various Leh Ladakh tour packages.
Though both these destinations are jotted with several picturesque destinations, there are some of the tourist spots that should not be missed at any cost! Here is a list of such must visit places included in Leh Ladakh tour packages:
An architectural marvel of the past, Leh Palace is in fact the first site that you must visit while within the vicinity; a 17th century palace, it was once the official residence of the royal family.
Pangong Tso Lake:
Remember the concluding scenes of the Bollywood blockbuster ‘3 Idiots’? If you do, you already had a glimpse of the alluring charm and appeal of Pangong Tso Lake. One of the highest saline lakes in the world, it freezes down during the winters and comes back to life in the summer!
One of the largest and most scared monasteries in the entire country, Hemis Monastery is also known for its festivity and vibrancy! Visit this monastery during the auspicious ‘Hemis Festival’, witness and enjoy the acclaimed ‘Mask Dance’ by the locals.
Located in Hunder, Nubra Valley is the only desert in the entire of Jammu and Kashmir. During your visit to the shimmering deserts, enjoy the jovial double-hump Bactrian Camel safaris around the captivating sand dunes.
Khardung La Pass:
The highest motorable pass in the world, you can either indulge in treks that passes through the towering Khardung La Pass or take a Jeep Safari to reach there. Mountain biking and motorcycle rides are also sought after ways to reach the top.
Other Places to visit within Leh Ladakh Tour Packages:
Stok Palace, Hall of Fame, Shanti Stupa, Drass War Memorial, Tsomoriri Lake, Tso Kar Lake, Phugtal Monastery, Lamayuru Monastery, Thiksey Gompa, Shey Monastery, Taglang La Pass, Fotu La Pass, Bara-lacha La Pass, Zojila Pass, Nubra Valley.