5 Compelling Reasons to Visit Ladakh
Ladakh is a scenic attractive place in the Himalayan ranges of Jammu and Kashmir, India. This place attracts millions of people who visit this place for its various elements. Are you confused about whether or not to choose Ladakh for your next vacation? Here are five compelling reasons to why you should visit Ladakh.
1. Scenic Beauty
The place is located on the Himalayan ranges and is surrounded by mountain ranges of Karakoram. The place is always cool no matter when you visit the place. It would be freezing during winter. The rivers in are crystal blue in colour and some might be frozen too. You can find backgrounds of Himalayan Mountains with silhouette of monuments and monasteries. You can find perennial streams, unique structures and a lot more there that would act as a good source for still life and other forms of photography.
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2. Outdoor Activities
Ladakh is the place for adventure activities. Top three motorable mountain passes of the world are located in Ladakh. You can find a lot of trekking trails for hiking and trekking along with frozen rivers. Name an adventure activity; and, you would find it there. Top peaks for hiking are Nun-Kun, Stok Kangri, Jang Yatse and others. You can also enjoy a trekking excursion to the base of Mount Everest; if you are up for the challenge. Apart from these, there are a lot of monasteries to explore and enjoy their rituals, explore their libraries, antiques and others.
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3. Yoga, Relaxation and Rejuvenation
You can find a lot of yoga centres and Buddhism centres where training courses and meditation workshops are conducted every day. You can enroll in any of the program and enjoy a complete rejuvenation process along with a vacation. Moreover, there are a lot of monasteries where you can stay and be a part of their daily rituals of meditation and spiritual teaching. Inner peace can be gained by enjoying a lonely morning walk too.
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4. Rare Sights
Have you seen glaciers? Have you ever driven through ice capped mountains? Have you ever watched a snow leopard cub playing in the snow? Do you know there is a species of blue sheep? You can have interesting sights that cannot be easily enjoyed elsewhere in the world. This is a whole new Narnia in India. Starting from mountain wolves to river rafting, this place can craft new experiences that are rare and everlasting.
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5. Kindling Romance
Do you know that Ladakh is an important honeymoon destination in India? The serene place, cold climate and mesmerizing sceneries are said to rekindle love and romance. It being the coldest area in the country; attracts a lot of honeymooners and young couples every year. Are you ready for an entertaining vacation with romance, adventure and relaxation? It would be the right place.
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There are a lot more reasons to visit this place like the lip smacking cuisine, colourful festival celebrations and many others. No matter which age group you fall under or what type of traveller you are; It is the best place for a relaxing summer vacation or a thrilling winter vacation.
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