Leh - mini Tibet OR Little Tibet or the Land of Lamas OR its stunning scenic locales

Leh Travel Guide

Leh, is the capital of Ladakh located in the eastern parts of Jammu and Kashmir. The beautiful place is known for a number of attractions and natural beauty. he region is watered by the Zanskar River, which flows into the Indus River just below. It is one of the most amazing tourist place in India where people from all parts of the world come to pay homage in monasteries and Gompa. The serene environment of Leh is sure to keep you enticed for a long time and persuade you to come close to Mother Nature again and again.

Thiksey Gompa Thiksey Gompa : It is one of the splendid magic of Ladakhi architecture that is one of the oldest gompas in Ladakh where beauty lies in its marvelous stupas, images and fine wall paintings.

Stok Palace Stok Palace : It is more than 200 yrs old that was once served as the residence of the banished royal family. Now, Stok Palace is known for a beautiful museum where you will  get a glimpse of the rare jewelries, tankhyas displaying the life history of the Sakya Muni Buddha.

Spituk Monastery Spituk Monastery : It is situated about 8 kms from Leh, perched on a hillock facing the mysterious Indus Valley.

Hemis Gompa : It is at a distance of 40 kms from Leh that was built in 1630. Hemis Gompa is one of the richest, biggest and well known Gompa in Ladakh.

Alchi Gompa Alchi Gompa : The beautiful place is located on the banks of the Indus dates back to some thousand years. It is situated 70 kms from Leh.

Apart from a number of attractions and natural beauty, Leh is also known for a number of monasteries. Some of the popular and highly divine monasteries are Alchi Gompa , Bardan Monastery, Karsha Monastery, Lamayuru Monastery, Phugtal Gompa, Rangdum Monastery, Rizong Monastery, Shanti Stupa, Spituk Monastery, Stakana Monastery, Takthok Monastery, Thiksey Monastery, Tonde Monastery, Zangla Monastery and Zongkhul Monastery.

Staying here and spending some more time in monasteries or Gompas would truly be an amazing experience. In addition to this, there are also a number of accommodation options here; in this way, you can easily accommodate here.

Leh and Ladakh are really a paradise for adventure tour lovers who want to enjoy adventure sports in their own way.

The capital of Ladakh is well connected via road to major cities of the country where you can easily reach by bus, taxi or your own vehicle. book now