Leh is the Capital city of Ladakh . It is located at 3505 meters and falls on east of Jammu and Kashmir. It is important not just as a city but also it holds importance as the administrative, cultural and commercial capital. Leh is situated on the Indus shores, and is also one of the most visited Ladakh town. The important monasteries are within 40 kms of distance from Leh. Tourist and travellers, trekkers and adventurers all camp in Leh before setting out for their real adventure. Trekking in Ladakh is a dream of every Adventurer around the Globe.
For all those adventurous spirits and nature lovers, Ladakh has loads to offer. It’s closely located in the Trans-Himalayan region. Tourists from all over the world prefer this landscape with the aim of exploring not just the vast expanse the place has to offer but to reclaim their inner soul. There are abundant regions that are thriving in natural treasures. And besides these Ladakh is also famously dubbed as Little Tibet for the boundary it shares with Tibet and playing host to quite a heavy population of Tibetan Buddhists.
No matter what gets written about Ladakh, you are bound to come back with much more memories than what you find on the internet. The experiences are phenomenal and vivid. You will definitely need to take some safety measures since you will be mostly exploring a barren land that has low atmospheric pressures. May to August are the peak seasons to traverse Ladakh and with the aim to provide a first-hand info on this wonderful land you will need some basic and some very important tips that will help you in planning your trip well.