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Places To Visit In Ladakh | Tourist Attractions, Timing And Expenses

Places To Visit In Ladakh

Ladakh, A land like no other with the superfluity of attractions to visit and dreamlike and fabulous landscapes, astonishing people and culture, Ladakh is truly a heaven on earth. World’s highest mountain ranges are curbed the Great Himalaya and Karakoram. It is said that in Ladakh can a man sitting in the sun with his feet in the shades suffer from sunstroke and refrigeration at the same time.

Pangong Lake
Pangong Lake
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Where is Pangong Lake located:

The famous and sparkling Pangong Lake is situated near Leh-Ladakh in the Himalayas, approximately at the height of 4350 meters. Pangong Lake is 12 km long lengthen from India to Tibet.

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The best attraction of Pangong Lake is Blue Colour of Water appears in the lake. A unique character of Lake is that it changes the colours from sapphire to light blue to green and grey too, it does not remain blue colour throughout the year or even day. The best time to visit Pangong Lake in summers in the month of June to September.

Timing:

All days timing from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Expenses:

Entry fee at Pangong Lake is Rs 20 per person.

Shanti Stupa
Shanti Stupa
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Where is Shanti Stupa located:

Shanti Stupa is situated on the Hilltop of Chamspa in, Leh-Ladakh. Shanti Stupa is a Whit-dome framework dedicated to Buddhism.

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Shanti Stupa was build in the year 1991 by Japanese, Buddhist, Bhikshu Gyomyo Nakamura. Shanti Stupa is one of the major tourist attraction in Ladakh not only for the religious importance for also for its glorious beauty surrounding mountain ranges that it has to offer. Structure of Shanti Stupa is mesmerizing and offers the breathtaking view of the majestic structure surrounded by the Himalayan ranges.

Timing:

All days timing from 5:00 AM to 9:00 PM.

Expenses:

No entry fee.

Tso Moriri Lake
Tso Moriri Lake
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Where is Tso Moriri Lake located:

Tso Moriri Lake is situated inside the Changtang wildlife sanctuary. Tso Moriri Lake water body measures 28 km long from North to South, about 100 feet average depth. The lake is enclosed by barren hills.

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Tso Moriri Lake offers the striking place of peace and calmness. Tso Moriri Lake is lesser known as comparing to Pangong Lake and also less crowd occurrence too. Tso Moriri has declared as a wetland reserve. In Moriri a large number of birds species included bare-headed goose, Brahmin Duck, great-crested grebe, Himalayan hares, brown-headed gull are generously found there. Tso Moriri Lake is also known as ‘Mountain Lake’. Best time to visit in Tso Moriri Lake in the Month of January to March, mostly Tso Moriri lake remains frozen due to immensely cold conditions.

Timing:

All days during  sunrise to sunset.

Expenses:

No entry fee.

Leh Palace
Leh Palace
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Where is Leh Palace located:

Leh Palace is one of the most chronicled rich erections founded in the Country, it is located in beauteous Kashmir, in the town of Leh in India. The elevated framework was built in 17th century by King Sengge Namgyal as Royal Place.

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Leh Palace is one the tallest architecture of its time. The major attraction of Place offers astonishing panoramic views of the entire Leh town. Sunrise and Sunsets are especially beautiful and enchanting scenes when viewed from the top of the Place. Leh Palace Museum offers to explore Place still standing in pride with lots of ancient Buddha relics, old utensils, paintings, cutlery used by Royal family and many more, embellishing the walls of the Palace. This pleasing beauty and charm attract tourist from all over the glove to visit Leh Palace.

Timing:

All days timing from 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Expenses:

Entry fee at Leh Palace is Rs 15 for Indians and Rs 100 for foreigners.

Khardung La Pass
Khardung La Pass
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Where is Khardung La Pass located:

Khardung La Pass is situated in the valley of Ladakh regions of Jammu and Kashmir. It is also known as a gateway to the Nubra and Shyok. Khardung La Pass is a very dignified diplomatic pass into the Siachen glacier and spots to be world’s highest motorable pass at an altitude of 5602 m.

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The unspoiled air, the scenic exquisiteness on all around the region and can be felling that you are on the top of the world, made Khardung La Pass popular tourist destination in the globe. Best time to visit in Khardung La Pass is between May and October.

Timing:

All days timing from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Expenses:

Entry fee at Khardung La Pass is Rs 20 per person.

Magnetic Hill
Magnetic Hill
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Where is Magnetic Hill located:

Magnetic Hill is situated in Ladakh, hill whopper at a distance of 30 km from the town Leh at an altitude of 14000 feet above sea level.

Know more about Magnetic Hill:

The Major attraction of Magnetic Hill of Ladakh is said to be a gravity hill where vehicles disobey the force of gravity and move upward on the hills when parked at the marked location. An ophthalmic illusion or existence, the Magnetic Hill in Ladakh has inscrutable magnetic power attract tourist from across the globe. Best time to visit in Magnetic Hill in the month of July to September.

Timing:

All days timing from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Expenses:

No entry fee.

Nubra Valley
Places To Visit In Ladakh | Tourist Attractions, Timing And Expenses
Nubra valley, Ladakh (Picture Source: devilonwheels.com)

Where is Nubra valley located:

Nubra valley is situated in the silk route, in the divine of Jammu & Kashmir at a distance of around 140 km from Leh.

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The valley is elaborate with Shyok and Nubra river winding through it and some beautiful monasteries coloured with rich shades of golden, red etc. This place is so majestic that whatever you outlook beholds gets you fascinated as if every inch of the land has been adroitly engraving by some mystical power.

Timing:

All days of the week.

Expenses:

No entry fee.

Chadar Trek
Chadar Trek images
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Where is Chadar trek located:

Chadar trek is situated in Ladakh Valley, “Chadar” refers to the blankets or sheet as the Zanskar River transforms itself from an expeditious river into a white blanket of ice during winter.

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The chilled exhibition awaits the trekker to be competent of glass ice ranging from a bluish dash to golden yellow that is seen during the few hours that sunlight reaches straight into the canyon to the milky whitish on a moonlight night. It is said to be a one of the toughest and adventurous Trekkings and Camping shelter like no other

Timing:

Open from January to February.

Expenses:

Not available.

Alchi Monastery
Alchi Monastery
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Where is Alchi Monastery located:

Alchi Monastery is situated in Ladakh. Alchi is a village of 900 years old Buddhist Monastery, that bluster of a rich culture that was anyhow lost.

Know more about Alchi Monastery:

The major attraction of Alchi is 11th and 12th century Indo-Tibetan paintings in luminous ochre, gold, green and azurite casts, high in the Himalayas houses. It is sanctioned that travellers stay in Alchi for a night or two to know-how a true Ladakhi village life. Alchi is must visit place for the unique travelling experience.

Timing:

All days timing from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

Expenses:

No entry fee.


The above-listed places are considered as a best and highlighted tourist places to spend such valuable & quality time with a lot of fun & we hope this information is helpful & guide you to choose your best places.

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