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Heavenly Vistas of Ladakh

By Manoj Menon

Ladakh, situated on the banks of the Indus River, is a famous tourist spot in the state of Jammu and Kashmir. It is also known as 'the last Shangri La', 'Little Tibet', 'the Moon Land' and 'The Broken Moon'.

Beautiful lakes and Monasteries, mesmerising landscapes, and mountain peaks are some of the attractive features of this place.

Buddhism being the dominant religion of the region, monasteries or gompas are a major feature in Ladakh's list of attractions. So get set to explore the beautiful landscapes of Ladakh.

General Zorwar's Fort
  

General Zorwar's Fort

Aerial view of the fort.

Photo Courtesy: Deeptrivia

 

Nubra Valley
  

Nubra Valley

Picturesque view of Nubra Valley.

Photo Courtesy: shankii

 

Shey Gompa
  

Shey Gompa

Beautiful view of Shey Gompa.

Photo Courtesy: Karunakar Rayker

 

Spangnik
  

Spangnik

Charming view of Spangnik.

Photo Courtesy: _paVan_

 

Suru Valley
  

Suru Valley

View of Suru Valley.

Photo Courtesy: Motohiro Sunouchi

 

Taglang La
  

Taglang La

Clouds touching the snow capped mountains.

Photo Courtesy: Deeptrivia

 

Thiksey Monastery
  

Thiksey Monastery

The nine Stupas of the monastery.

Photo Courtesy: Mufaddal Abdul Hussain

 

Phyang Gompa
  

Phyang Gompa

View of the Gompa.

Photo Courtesy: Baldiri

 

Mountains
  

Mountains

Admire the beautiful landscape.

Photo Courtesy: KennyOMG

 

Himalayan Highway
  

Himalayan Highway

A vehicle traversing through the highway.


Photo Courtesy: babasteve

Fotu La
  

Fotu La

Admire the beauty of nature.

Photo Courtesy: sandeepachetan.com

Gata Loops
  

Gata Loops

Enjoy driving through the zig-zag roadways.

Photo Courtesy: sandeepachetan.com

Phobrang
  

Phobrang

Scenic view of the region.

Photo Courtesy: Mani Babbar Photography

 

Baralacha
  

Baralacha

Driving through the snow.

Photo Courtesy: Deepak Sharma

 

Garnet Hill
  

Garnet Hill

Scenic view of the hill.

Photo Courtesy: Motographer

 

Pangong Lake
  

Pangong Lake

A sense of serenity at the lake.

Photo Courtesy: ashokboghani

 

Tso Moriri
  

Tso Moriri

Amazing view of the lake and its surroundings.

Photo Courtesy: sandeepachetan.com

 

Tso Kyogar
  

Tso Kyogar

A feeling of tranquility at Tso Kyogar.

Photo Courtesy: sandeepachetan.com

 

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