Article Side

Online Article Directory!

Hello Guest! Login or Register to submit articles!

Khardung Pass is a Vital Location to See During Ladakh Tours

By Adolf Jamie Subscribe to RSS | March 21st 2012 | Views:
loading
 
  



Leh-Ladakh occupies almost 1,00,000 sq.km. area of Jammu and Kashmir, being its largest part, surrounded by some of the impressive mountain ranges of the world, located in such a way that the Himalayan range separates Ladakh from Kashmir valley, offering an excellent destination for Ladakh tour as one’s holiday choice.

Khardung La is part of Ladakh, La meaning Pass, and it is 5359 m high mountain pass , lying north of Leh, being the gateway to the Shyok and Nubra valleys, being strategically important to India this pass is maintained by the Border Roads Organisation. It is the major caravan route from Leh to Kashgar in Chinese Central Asia, although visiting this place involves production of permits and personal identification records, and it is a must-see place during a Ladakh tour.

The other places to visit during a Ladakh tour include the following:

•Leh, the main location in Ladakh tour, having important spots such as Shey the summer palace of Ladakh kings, the twelve storeyed Monastery Thiksey , the wealthiest monastery of Ladakh Hemis, the Stok Palace, which is a private museum having the rarest collection of Thangkhas and eight storeyed Leh Palace built in 16th century.

•Alchi Gompa houses a number of temples, earliest one built in 1000 AD, the temples depicting Indian tradition and beautiful paintings on the

•Lamayuru Gompa, which is one of the oldest Monasteries, which is believed to have been constructed over a dried up lake of the Valley.

Leh-Ladakh tourism and Travel Agents of repute have designed a number of Ladakh tour packages, at affordable package prices, all of them available online through the Websites of these organisations, for a traveler to browse through and select, and to have the travel arrangements made firm with comfortable accommodation and hassle free local sight-seeing .

Some of the Ladakh tourism packages are very interesting, such as

•Package for 5 nights/ 6 days, covering Leh, Khardongla Pass, Alchi starting from and ending at Delhi

•Package for 6 nights/7 days, covering the above places and Lamayuru in addition

•Package for 4 nights/ 5 days, covering Leh and Khardongla Pass, commencing from and ending at Delhi

•Package for 3 nights/ 4 days, Leh and Khardonga Pass, the Ladakh tour commencing and ending at Leh

Booking Ladakh tours on line is very convenient with Travel agents, by entering their web portals and using their search engines to select the right package, while on line remittances are also possible through their payment gateways which are linked to Credit Card organisations and Net banking portals.

Adolf Jamie - About Author:
Ladakh Tourism - MakeMyTrip is the one stop destination for Ladakh Holidays & Ladakh tourism packages with wide range of Holiday Package deals. Ladakh is famous spot for tourism as provides various tourist attractions for people for their Ladakh Holidays.

Share on Facebook Tweet It Stumbleupon this post This post is delicious !

Article Source:
http://www.articleside.com/outdoors-articles/khardung-pass-is-a-vital-location-to-see-during-ladakh-tours.htm

Related Outdoors Articles Subscribe to RSS

Fun –Filled Bali tour
Published by Emma Dsuza on January 24th 2012 | Travel
Bali the name of this destination itself fills your heart with fun and joy. This Indonesian island i...
 
You can enjoy romantic and exciting holiday with Italy tour
Published by Warner on April 23rd 2012 | Travel
When you are visiting in Italy, Italy Tours offers you at favorite city on the planet in efficient w...
 
Maldives tour packages- to Enjoy Maldives fully!
Published by Emma Dsuza on January 28th 2012 | Travel
A paradise on earth is not much f a dream one just needs to look closer. He might himself looking at...
 
India tour package- get a glimpse of the rich heritage of india
Published by Lincoln Harris on December 13th 2011 | Travel
India is considered as a famous tourist destination. This unmatched land of panoramic variations and...
 
Fun of South Africa tour
Published by Emma Dsuza on January 27th 2012 | Travel
South Africa is travellers dream come true. It is said to be country with unique and striking featur...
 
Golden Triangle tour Package – Travel to Rich Heritage and Culture of India
Published by Bilal Khaan on November 28th 2011 | Travel
Golden triangle tour package is well designed tour package to travel around on the rich heritage and...
 
India tour and travel new wounded Destinations for tourist
Published by Amrik Tourist on December 9th 2011 | Travel
India tour and travel is not a new thing. Everyone is aware of it and also knows how big the entire ...
 
Enjoy your Cultural tour of Nepal on holiday vacations
Published by Larry Ghomes on January 12th 2012 | Travel
Get special packages of Nepal Tours, Nepal holidays with Trans India Holidays. The natural beauty of...
 
Polish your memories with most exciting Leh ladakh tours
Published by Sandhya Singh on June 25th 2012 | Travel
So plan a trip with most exciting Leh-Ladakh tour and enjoy the most captivating part where you can ...
 
Singapore tour packages presents never ending holidaying experience
Published by Anoop Vk on February 23rd 2012 | Travel
Founded as a British trading colony in 1819, counted among world’s most prosperous countries, Sing...
 
Explore Beauty of Rajasthan tour – Experience for Lifetime
Published by Mark Hamilton on January 23rd 2012 | Travel
One only one of its kind craze regarding “Incredible India” is with the intention of one can vis...
 
Visit to India by taking best tour package
Published by Jassica Mukherjee on December 26th 2011 | Travel
If you want to know about the Indian culture, traditions, people and beliefs just take a India tour ...
 
What Makes India tour Packages So Unique?
Published by Jackson on January 18th 2012 | Travel
The words luxury and uniqueness have always gone together side by side when it comes to India tour p...
 
Fun –Filled Bali tour
Published by Emma Dsuza on January 24th 2012 | Travel
Bali the name of this destination itself fills your heart with fun and joy. This Indonesian island i...
 
Make you budget even more cheaper and enjoy your tour to Poland
Published by Roger Lopez on April 5th 2012 | Travel
If you are going to spend your family holidays in Poland then it can be the vacation of your total l...
 
Dance till you drop on your Washington DC tour!
Published by Alvin Avery on January 27th 2012 | Travel
Washington DC is one of those capitals of the world that are bursting with vibrancy, colors and ener...
 
Have fun with tour packages to Singapore and Maldives
Published by Rachit Singh on November 28th 2011 | Travel
Singapore is one of the most visited tourist destinations in South East Asia. This wonderful city of...
 
Sri Lanka tour at its Peak
Published by Emma Dsuza on January 25th 2012 | Travel
Sri Lanka is blessed with wonderful pristine beaches, lush green hills, majestic waterfalls, corals,...
 
Rush to the breathtaking and magnificent tour to Egypt
Published by Emma Dsuza on January 9th 2012 | Travel
Egypt travel is an unreachable dream for most of the persons because of high expenses. But those co...
 
Rejuvenate yourself with Bangkok tour packages
Published by Rachit Singh on November 29th 2011 | Travel
Bangkok is one of the most visited places by the tourists in Asia. This capital city of Thailand has...