The drive from Srinagar to Delhi is a long one around 816km, and once you descend to Jammu you are in the plains where it gets very hot in the summer. The route takes you…

Drive from Kargil to Srinagar Due to the fact that the road over Zoji La pass is narrow, one-way traffic restrictions have been imposed and the army regulates the departure of the convoy from each…

Drive from Kargil to Zanskar Valley Kargil is also known as the Gateway to Zanskar Valley. This trip from Kargil to Zanskar involves a 247km drive on an unmetaled road with a reasonable surface, from…
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Alchi to Kargil You will have to make an early start if you choose to go off the beaten track and head from Alchi to Kargil by a longer but very interesting alternate route via…

Drive from Leh to Alchi The drive from Leh to Alchi is relatively easy and not as spectacular as the Manali-Leh route. Somewhat gentler terrain comes as a relief and its beauty has a compelling…

Best time to visit Leh Ladakh Ladakh is the highest inhabited region in the world. It is also one the coldest, Leh town is 3,522m/11,750ft above the sea level. The average height of the Ladakh…

Delhi to Leh Ladakh Travel Itinerary Getting there to Ladakh be the easiest part, or the most difficult depending on your chosen mode of transport! There are daily morning flights from Delhi to Leh Ladakh…

Earlier in our Beginner’s Guide to Leh Ladakh, we discussed about the things to carry and about the things we have to take care of before starting your dream holiday to Ladakh. Today we are…

Beginner’s Travel Guide to Ladakh Ladakh, as soon as the place enters my mind I am filled with joy, thrill and adventure. Feels like to push start my car, push the pedal and drive through…

Ladakh is known to be treasure of many rituals and histories, there are many places that are still unexplored and are related to the history. A few are now known but still not much popular…

Lamayuru (བླ་མ་གཡུང་དྲུང་དགོན་པ་), situated at an altitude of 2957m, 127kms west of Leh on Leh-Srinagar highway. Lamayuru is also called as Gyung Drung, after the Ladakhi word for the swastika. History: Alchi is known to be…