Leh is the heart of the Leh district and capital of Ladakh, a newly formed Union Territory of India. It is something beyond words and expressions. It is one of the highest permanently inhabited towns in the world. The land of Monks and Monasteries, the erstwhile capital of the kingdom of Ladakh is now a dream destination of many and the Mecca of adventure enthusiasts. Leh was an important stopover on trade routes along the Indus Valley between Tibet to the east, Kashmir to the west and also between India and China for centuries. Leh town lies at 3,505 meters (11,500 feet) above sea level, at the northern tip of India’s frontiers. Leh is truly unparalleled in its majestic beauty. Leh promises to enthrall those looking for adrenalin rush.
- Leh Palace
- Shanti Stupa
- Magnet Hill
- Confluence of Indus and Zanskar river