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What is the best time/season to visit Leh Ladakh

Posted: February 08, 2015 by admin

What is the best time to visit Leh Ladakh? This is question that every traveler wants to ask before planning his visit to Ladakh. However, Ladakh can be visited in all four seasons, 12 months a year, but depending upon the choice and fitness of traveler, one can plan tour based on .. >>Continue Reading

Julley - The magical word of Ladakh

Posted: February 22, 2015 by admin

Julley is not just a word. It’s a magical word. Not a single word, it's a complete sentence, or a story. And sometime, it is more than a sentence. Julley is a mesmerizing word that gets your work done anywhere in Ladakh. It brings you respect, helps you find way, gets you tasty food, brings >>Continue Reading

Heavy snowfall set to delay opening of Manali-Leh highway

Posted: March 16, 2015 by admin

If you are planning to visit Ladakh by daunting Manali-Leh highway, its better to make necessary changes in your Jeep Safari itinerary. According to confirmed reports, heavy snowfall and several avalanches along the Manali-Leh highway will delay opening of the highway for vehicular traffic. The road is expected to open >>Continue Reading

Festivals and Fairs in Ladakh

Posted: January 14, 2016 by admin

Ladakh celebrates dozens of festivals throughout the year. But most of the festivals are celebrated during winter months when people have nothing much to do. Winter season is an idle time for people for celebration. Festivals here are generally organized in the courtyard of the gompa/monastery. Lamas in their beautiful >>Continue Reading

Manali-Leh Highway Status in 2016

Posted: January 15, 2016 by admin

The 474-km-long Manali-Leh (Ladakh) highway has been blocked following heavy snowfall along the highway. Manali-Rohtang-Keylong-Leh highway is blocked beyond Kothi, 14km from Manali. Rohtang pass, Baralacha pass and other high passes have received heavy to very heavy snowfall in last few days. Thick >>Continue Reading

Manali-Leh Highway Status in 2017

Posted: November 19, 2016 by admin

Passing through some of the highest mountain passes of the word, Manali-Leh highway, which is experiencing extreme cold conditions and some of its stretches are covered with layer of frost, is officially closed till next year. Kullu and Lahaul-Spiti administration has requested people to avoid traveling on this route >>Continue Reading

Things to do in Ladakh in winters

Posted: December 03, 2016 by admin

Is Ladakh open for tourists in winters? This is a common question that arises in thousands of minds. And the answer is yes. A large number of tourists now visit Ladakh in winter months to experience the winter season, for winter photography, to see snow, to see frozen Pangong lake or for winter trekking. >>Continue Reading

Permit for Rohtang, Leh Ladakh, Lahaul-Spiti and Pangi

Posted: July 03, 2017 by admin

Be it Rohtang pass, Manali-Leh highway or restricted areas of Ladakh, visitors are required to obtain special permit to visit these places. While permits in Ladakh are mandatory due to security reasons, permit system in Manali is new that came into effect from 2014 after intervention of National Green Tribunal >>Continue Reading

 

Manali-Leh Highway Status in 2018

Posted: January 30, 2018 by admin

Dauting 474-km-long Manali-Leh highway has been officially closed following several spells of snowfall and depositing of thick layer of ice on road surface. Border Roads Organization (BRO) will start clearing snow from the road from March 1 and the traffic movement on highway is expected to restart >>Continue Reading

Leh Ladakh Tour Packages for Thailand Nationals

Posted: March 16, 2018 by admin

Ladakh is emerging as popular tourist destination among tourists from Thailand. A large number of tourists visit Leh-Ladakh every year. We specialize in organizing trip to Ladakh for Thai tourists. We host hundreds of tourists from Thailand every year and we are well aware about their needs >>Continue Reading

Manali-Leh Highway Status in 2019

Posted: January 06, 2019 by admin

Heavy winter snowfall has blocked 474-km-long Manali-Leh highway. Rohtang, Baralacha and other high passes have received 10 to 20ft of snow in last one month. Border Road Organization will now start clearing snow from the highway in March and the operation will take over two months. The snowfall >>Continue Reading

70-yr-old American on "Mission Ladakh" with his 1923 Rolls Royce

Posted: August 29, 2012 by admin

Leh: After visiting 59 countries on his 1923 Springfield Silver Ghost Rolls-Royce, Rick Brown, a 70-year-old American, has a target to prove his mettle in highest and dangerous roads of the India - the daunting Manali - Leh highway. After being surrounded by hundreds of curious people in Manali for a >>Continue Reading

How to plan a Ladakh trip from Thailand

Posted: March 04, 2019 by admin

Visit Ladakh between May and September and you will see a large number of Thai tourists here. Number of tourists from Thailand travelling to Ladakh is increasing every year. Be it religious, cultural, photography, adventure or just a family tour, Ladakh has everything to offer to one and all. The rich Buddhist culture>>Continue Reading

How to plan a Ladakh trip from Mumbai

Posted: March 21, 2019 by admin

Maharashtrians, especially Mumbai, Pune and Nagpur residents, are the most adventure seeking tourists in India who wish to visit Ladakh quite differently. Thousands of tourists from Mumbai, Pune and other parts of Maharashtra visit Leh Ladakh 12 months a year.This is true that reaching Ladakh seems to be very >>Continue Reading

If going to Leh Ladakh, cross Rohtang early morning

Posted: March 30, 2019 by admin

If you are planning to go to Leh Ladakh from Manali in 2019, make sure you cross Rohtang pass before the noon as Kullu administration has decided to set up one-directional traffic system on Manali-Rohtang highway from May onwards. In effort to combat one of the worst traffic jams on the hill roads >>Continue Reading

Manali-Leh Road Status in 2020

Posted: October 24, 2019 by admin

The Manali-Leh highway has closed officially. The highway will now open in May or June, 2020. Tourists should plan their Ladakh trip via Manali-Leh highway from June to mid-October. Keep checking this page to stay updated with the current status of the road >>Continue Reading

In Ladakh, Siachen Glacier Tour Packages Soon

Posted: November 05, 2019 by admin

Siachen Glacier will be the main tourist attraction in Ladakh very soon as Government of India has announced to allow tourist movement till Siachen base up to Kumar Post (Kumar Camp). Here is everything that you want to know about Siachen Glacier before you plan your trip >>Continue Reading

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