There are green valleys amidst the dry high mountains in the cold desert.  

Ladakh Trekking Markha Valley

Trek past numerous Buddhist monuments such as the Chortens while trekking in Ladakh.

Ladakh Trekking Markha Valley

Trekking in Ladakh can be hot as the season there is during the summer of the Northern Hemisphere. 

Ladakh Trekking Markha Valley

Enjoy a fantastic array of colors on the Markha valley trek

Ladakh Trekking Markha Valley

Bask in the sun while enjoying your healthy breakfast before starting your trekking day.  

Ladakh Trekking Markha Valley

Enjoy camping amidst stunning landscapes.

Ladakh Trekking Markha Valley

There are numerous Himalayan Peaks in Ladakh.  

Ladakh Trekking Markha Valley

Enjoying breathtaking sceneries while trekking in Ladakh

Ladakh Trekking Markha Valley

The trekking trails in Ladakh are full of Buddhist prayer walls.  

Ladakh Cultural Tour and Trekking

Buddhism is primarily practiced in all parts of Ladakh. 

Ladakh Cultural Tour and Trekking

Enjoy breathtaking sunrises and sunsets while trekking in Ladakh.  

Ladakh Cultural Tour and Trekking

The locals tie prayer flags on top of the passes to show gratitude to the gods for good weather on their crossing. 

Ladakh Cultural Tour and Trekking

Mount Khang Yatse 6400 meters is the highest peak on the Markha Valley trek in Ladakh.   

Rumtse tsomoriri lake trekking ladakh

Rumbak is a village that has a high rate of snow leopard sighting during winter. Rumbak is where most documentaries on Snow leopards are made.

ladakh trekking markha valley

A hard day over a 5000-meter pass can be rewarding with scenery like this. 

Rumtse tsomoriri lake trekking

Camp in high summer pastures on the Markha Valley trek

Camp ground in Ladakh

See Ladakhi ladies in traditional costumes during the Leh Festival in September. 

DAV Festival

Go hiking over several high passes that are above 5000 meters in altitude.

DAV Festival

Make friends with curious donkeys while trekking in Ladakh.   

DAV Festival

Watch street vendors selling fresh organic vegetables and fruits on the streets of Leh.   

DAV Festival

Stok Khangri 6153 meters dominates the southern skyline in Leh. 

DAV Festival

Lake Tsomoriri lies in the Changtang region of Ladakh. Changtang - Northern plateau is the continuation of the Tibetan plateau. It is home to many migratory birds that are critically endangered during the summer. Tsomoriri lake is 4 km wide and 40 km long. 

Anneli and Neil Honeymoon

Have a cultural immersion with Changpa nomads of the Changtang plateau

Anneli and Neil Honeymoon

Thikse Monastery is 7 km out of Leh town. One can visit it at pre-dawn to hear Gelukpa monks chant during dawn.

Thikse Monastery lies 7km away from Leh It is a popular Gelukpa Monastery

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Ladakh Tourism.
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Ladakh Popular for summer Himalayan Treks
People of Ladakh
Monasteries to stay and unwind in Ladakh
Best reasons to visit Ladakh
Six best treks in Ladakh
Buddhist Mask dances by Tibetan monks
Travel Guide to Ladakh

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