The Hemis festival – Amazing Mask Dances

The Hemis festival is one of the biggest and the most famous religious festivals of Ladakh and is an attraction for both the tourist and the local people. Hemis Gompa, the largest and richest Buddhist monastery in Ladakh plays host to the popular yearly festival day called Hemis Festival. The day has been declared as…

Interesting Yurutse – It is a village where only one house

The Markha Valley is named after a tributary of the Zanskar that flows somewhere between the Stok and Zanskar mountain ranges. The Markha Valley is certainly one of the most varied and beautiful treks in the Ladakh Himalaya. Yurutse is 5 hours trek from Ginchen that is approximately one hour drive from Leh. It is at an altitude of 4050 meters and is en route to Markha Valley.

Nubra Valley – The valley of flowers

Nubra Valley (the valley of flowers) lies about 150 km north of Leh where the rivers, Shyok and Siachan, meet form a large valley. This valley separates the Ladakh from the Karakoram Ranges and the famous Siachen Glacier lies to the north of the valley.

The Himalayan kingdom – Leh- Ladakh

Leh, was the capital of the Himalayan kingdom of Ladakh, now the Leh district in the Indian State of Jammu and Kashmir. Leh district, is the second largest district in the country.Leh is Full of Nature & Adventures. Built by the Buddhist kings of Ladakh in 1553 the Leh Palace was once the world’s highest…