Tuesday, February 18, 2014

The Famed White Jewel of North India - Leh

Vacation in Leh will give you the memories which you will cherish forever. Leh is situated in the circuit of Himalayan range at about a height of 3,505 meters above sea level and surely is the most fascinating and accessible place in Ladakh. It is located in Jammu and Kashmir State in North India. Tourists, who travel to Ladakh as well, stay in Leh as this place serves as the perfect base.

White Beauty Of Leh 
Leh is a famous vacation spot in North India. There is several type of North India tour famous among the tourists. Tourists who visit North India can't go back without spending time in Leh. Beautiful snow-covered mountain beneath the vast clear blue sky is just like an imagination, but when you visit this beauty by yourself, you will get to know that it is not easy not to visit the place at least once in a life. The place is so romantic that only spending evenings with your loved ones will do a good justice with your vacations. You don't even needs to go out here and there. If you are a nature lover tourist, there is no place on earth, which will lure you as much as Leh can. You can reach Leh via different means of transport. Direct flight from New Delhi, the capital of India, is frequently available. 

Those who want to travel by rail, have to go to the Jammu first and take the Srinagar road which is the easiest way to reach Leh. Although you can enjoy your vacation at any time of the year in Leh but the best time to visit the place is from June to October. If you want to enjoy trekking, this is the ideal time as from November, trekking is mostly closed due to very heavy snowfall.

However, if you want a leisure holiday, you can have a serene and tranquil time any time during the year. Accommodation will not at all be a problem in Leh as the place has a number of good hotels and guests house. You can select any hotel depending on your budget and other preferences. The place has a range of hotels from budgeted to the extravagant.

Shanti Stupa
Sightseeing will be another aspect in your Leh Tour. This place is famous for its beautiful monasteries and scenic charm. Shanti Stupa is one of the popular attractions of the place. This monument is made by the Buddhists from Ladakh and Japan. The monument is so high that you can have a full view of the Leh Valley

Ruins Of  Leh Palace

Smiling Lion in Leh Palace
Leh Palace is another famous tourist attraction to visit. It was built in 17th century and was home to the royal family of the place. You can visit a monastery named Namgyal Tsemo Gompa which has a three-story high Buddha image. Another monastery located a few kilometers from Leh, named Sankar Gompa is also worth visiting.

A view Of  Sankar Gompa 

Heavenly View Of Khardung La
Tourists can also enjoy mountaineering in the gigantic and vivacious mountains of Leh and Ladakh. The place is a blessing for trekking loving and nature loving people. Travelers from the world come here for trekking purposes. The place has always been on top of the list for such tourists. Khardung La is mainly famous for the trekking.

Hemis Monestry
Guru Rinpoche In Hemis Monestry

Another famous attraction to visit is Karma Dupgyud Choelin, Pangong, Thiskey and Hemis Monastery, War Museum, Chamba Temple, Zorawar Fort and Victory Tower, etc. Leh is a place which you can call a complete destination for vacation. Incredible Leh Ladkah tour with Kashmir also give a heavenly vacation experience . For Visit the place and enjoy your holidays to the fullest.

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  1. Was not FAMILIAR with the FAMED jewel, but these are lovely photos!

  2. Hi! Nice captures. your mountai photos are breathtakingly beautiful. Thanks for sharing.

  3. I enjoy seeing your photos! Wonderful and very attractive.
    Wil, ABCW Team.

  4. Wow, these are stunning shots. Fantastic post! Carver, ABCWT

  5. What an incredible mountain ---and I'll bet that is a wonderful place to visit. Sounds like it is a favorite with tourists... Thanks for sharing the beauty.


  6. I have never seen an animated Buddha before, he is so fun and colorful!! A really beautiful group of images!!

  7. Amazing...and what a gorgeous series of photos!

  8. Thank you friends for visiting here!!

  9. oh, wow, a bit like in a fairy tale! amazing there! I wish I could visit it someday, who knows:)

  10. Piękne miejsce tak wysoko w górach. Cudowne zabytki. Wspaniale zdjecia. Pozdrawiam.
    Beautiful place so high in the mountains. Wonderful sights. Great pics. Yours.

  11. Kiitos kun vierailit minun blogissa. Nyt löysinsinut. Sinun blogi on täynnä kauniita kuvia.
    Terveiset Suomesta

  12. Wow! This place is very colorful,love the stupa.

  13. That is a perfect place to be, the mountains and the art in buildings.

  14. Beautiful photos, I like art in the wild!

  15. Beautiful country and sky shots for SWF ~ thanks and thanks for visiting ~

    artmusedog and carol

  16. Oh, this is so beautiful! Special White Beauty and Khardung La.. whis I could go there..:-)
    Tnx for wonderful post and pictures!

  17. Some nice shots. Liked the Budda.

    Thank you. Love love, Andrew. Bye.