Ladakh is part of the Kashmir region. The Kashmir region is a significant object of dispute amongst India, Pakistan and China since 1947. Ladakh Now a union territory in India (effective form 31/October/2019). The union territory of Ladakh has broken off from the northern parts of Jammu & Kashmir.
Ladakh is located at the height of 11,400 ft. The meaning of Ladakh is Land of high places which consist of Leh and Kargil districts. Ladakh is one of the coldest regions in the world. Ladakh is blessed with nature’s most beautiful wonders, fantastic landscapes and unbelievable magical sceneries with breathtaking views. Ladakh is an exotic place lying at an altitude of 9,800 ft.
Ladakh has 2, 60,000 population with many ethnic groups. Ladakh is a piece of heaven on earth with a diversity of natural beauty, food and culture. The deserts, freezing winds, glaciers and dunes make it a magical part of the world. The Ladakh is an isolated place where the primary source of water is winter snowfall on mountains. Life in Ladakh is simple and spiritually influenced.
The cold plateau has now been declared a Union Territory and you can expect an even more satisfactory vacationing experience there. The places to must visit in Ladakh are Hemis Monastery, Alchi Monastery, Matho Monastery, Zorawar Fort, Kargil War Memorial, Mulbekh Monastery, Rangdum Monastery, Suru Valley, Nimu, Phuktal Monastery, Drang Drung Glacier, Zangla, Nubra Valley, Diskit Monastery, Yarab Tso Lake and many more.