Famous Places to Visit in Ladakh

By Traveldine

PANGONG LAKE

It is the world's highest saltwater lake situated at  a level of 4,350m. Its stark blue waters look mesmerizing against the snow covered peaks.

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NUBRA VALLEY

Surrounded by the snowcapped Himalayas, this place sits right between Tibet and Kashmir

KHARDUNG LA  VIEW POINT

The highest motorable road in the world, this place is the gateway to Shlok and Nubra valley.

SHANTI STUPA

A white-domed stupa located at the top of a steep hill, it holds the relics of Buddha. This place looks magnificent on a full moon night

THIKSEY MONASTERY

This Gompa has 10 temples painted in red, white or ochre with a breathtaking view of the Indus Valley.

CHANG LA PASS

This place is named after a famous saint called Changla Baba. Its breathtaking views and steaming tea are worth  a visit.

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MAGNETIC HILL

This place is known to 'defy gravity as vehicles when parked in a particular spot on this road automatically begin to move forward.

HEMIS MONASTERY

This place is a 17th century Buddhist shrine recognized for its annual two day event.

TSO MORIRI LAKE

This is a sapphire blue, 26km long freshwater lake located in Changthang region of Ladakh.

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