Ladakh

Ladakh

Ladakh

Ladakh is known as the roof of the world, surrounded by karakoram range in north and The great Himalayan mountain range in the south. Ladakh is the most coldest desert in the world which lies between the range of 9000-25000 feet above sea level.

Ladakh is also known as the land of Monasteries. Some of the best known Monasteries in ladakh are :

  • Alchi Gompa – Approx 67 Km towards west of Leh.
  • Bardan Gompa – Approx 12 km towards south of padam.
  • Basgo Gompa – Approx 40 km towards west of Leh.
  • Chemrey Gompa – Approx 40 km towards east of Leh.
  • Diskit and Hundur Gompa – Approx 150 km towards north of Leh.
  • Hemis Gompa – Approx 47 km from Leh.
  • Korzok Gompa – Approx 120 km from Leh.
  • Lamayuru Gompa – Approx 127 km towards west of Leh.
  • Likir Gompa – Approx 62 km towards west of Leh.
  • Mashro Gompa – opposite across Thiksey Monastery.
  • Matho Gompa – Approx 26 km towards the southeast of Leh.
  • Namgyal Tsemo Gompa – Leh.
  • Phugtal Gompa – Approx 140 km from Leh.
  • Phyang Gompa – Approx 40 km towards west of Leh.
  • Rangdum Gompa – Approx 360 km towards west of Leh.
  • Rizdong Gompa – Approx 73 km from Leh.
  • Sani Gompa – Approx 40 km towards west of Padam.
  • Shachukul Gompa – Approx 125 km from Leh.
  • Shanti Stupa @ Changspa.
  • Shey Gompa – Approx 16 km towards south of Leh.
  • Spituk Monastery – Approx 8 km from Leh.
  • Stok Gompa – Approx 15 km towards south of Leh.
  • Stongdey Gompa – Approx 18 km towards North of Padam.
  • Takthok Gompa – Approx 46 km towards East of Leh.
  • Thiksey Gompa – Approx 18 km from Leh.
Ladakh India

Ladakh

Ladakh to some is still unexplored and isolated from rest of the world. Places which can be explored in and near by ladakh are

 

 

  • Zanaskar
  • Kargil
  • Leh
  • Nubra Valley
  • Alchi
  • Keylong
  • Pangong
  • Sarchu
  • Tsomoriri
Ladakh

Ladakh

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