Leh


Leh in Winter – A pristinely peaceful paradise

Ladakh – The land of High Passes – is stunningly beautiful. Having completed the Stok Kangri Base Camp trek in Summer of 2016, we had set our minds on the Chadar Trek on the frozen Zanskar river. Nonetheless, the weather Gods played spoilsport and the trek got cancelled at the last minute. This, nonetheless, turned out to be a blessing in disguise, as we got to experience the magic of Leh in winter. Being marooned […]

Leh market winter

Pangong Lake – 5 Things sure to tickle your funny bone!

Pangong Tso Lake is Ladakh’s top tourist destinations. Every year thousands come here to witness its pristine natural beauty. The lake, at an altitude of 14500 ft., is 140 Kms away from Leh. One needs to cross the Chang la Pass located at 17590 ft to reach it. If you think altitude sickness will put a damper on your trip, then fear not. The below 5 things are sure to put a smile on your face. […]


10 Tips for Travelling to Leh 1

A trip to Leh is an experience in itself, and if you plan to visit Leh in summer, then here is a list of things to remember:     1. Book your flight tickets at least 6 months in advance to get the best deal. With only a handful of daily flights to Leh, ticket prices soar high as the peak season nears. 2. Pre-reserve your window seats, when you check-in 48 hrs or 24 […]

Leh Ladakh Summer

Stok Kangri Basecamp Expedition with YHAI 3

Having trekked in the Sahayadris for over a year now, Bhavini, my wife,  and I had heard  many stories of trekking in the Himalayas. The majestic mountain range had been a place of wonder for many years and we always wanted to explore the stunning vistas that Himalayan treks had to offer. Now seemed to be the right time, and so we set off in search of the “Perfect first Himalayan Trek”. This turned out […]

Stok Kangri Leh Ladakh