Top 14 Buddhist Monasteries in Ladakh: Exploring Spiritual Marvels

Ladakh, nestled in the picturesque landscapes of the Indian Himalayas, is renowned for its rich Buddhist heritage. The region is dotted with numerous monasteries, each exuding a unique charm and offering a glimpse into the spiritual and cultural heritage of Buddhism. In this article, we will explore the top 14 Buddhist monasteries in Ladakh, taking you on a virtual journey […]

5 Places You Missed in Your Last Leh Trip

“Please be a traveller, not a tourist. Try new things, meet new people, and look beyond what’s right in front of you. Those are the keys to understanding this amazing world we live in.” – Andrew Zimmern. So true this is and yet only few manage to look beyond normal travel routines and discover places, people and food; taste real […]

Basgo Gompa – An Unheard Gem in Ladakh

Everything about the ancient Himalayan kingdom of Ladakh, cradled amidst spectacularly jagged, barren mountains, screams grandeur – be it the range of endless mountains, the arid landscape dotted with crystal clear lakes, glaciers shimmering in the bright sunshine making the best way of how to reach Ladakh a continuous thought on the minds of adventure-loving tourists. Popular places to see […]

Amarnath – The Holy Cave Of Natural Ice Shivling

The Amarnath caves, dedicated to Hindu Lord Shiva – a sanctifier and supporter of good and destructor of evil, are 5,000 years old shrines in the northernmost state of Jammu and Kashmir in India. Within the cave, Lord Shiva is resembled in the form of an ice stalagmite, the Shivling. In this word, Ling has been derived from two words […]

Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir – Popularly Known as Venice of the East

Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir is a land blessed with unique natural beauty. The Dal Lake, the Mughal gardens, the temples and mosques of Srinagar impart the city with a unique charm of its own. For Kashmir travelers, Srinagar is indeed a must-visit place. If you have plans to embark on a tour of Srinagar, this travel […]

Kargil, A Land of Glaciers

Thousands of Tourists visiting Kashmir are also making their way to Kargil these days. Tourists brushing aside their fear of gunshots and bloodshed at the border have actually started responding to the beauties of nature that surround the land of Kargil. If you have plans to go on a Kargil tour, the Kargil tourism guide below might be of great […]

Drass Valley – Make Your Tour of the Drass Hassle-Free

The small township of the scenic Drass valley has developed into a fond tourist spot these days. The location of this wonderfully cool and pleasant tourist spot is that it lies west of the famous Kargil on the road taking you to Srinagar. If you wish to gather more information on this fascinating tourist spot, the Drass tourism guide below […]

Top 10 Tourist Destinations in Ladakh

The mystic land of Ladakh has lots to offer to a tourist. Explore its craggy topography kissing the sky, the green sprawling vales, the pellucid lakes of crystal-clear blue water and you’ll indeed feel you have arrived at a land detached from the chaos of the surrounding world. Read on to learn about Ladakh’s top 10 tourist destinations. Ladakh is […]

Important Towns & City of Kashmir

Srinagar is the capital city of the valley. Important towns on national highway and other locations are: Pampore: – Lat. 340.1’ Longitude 740.58’ Pampore was founded in the first quarter of the 9th century by King Padma Dutt. Due to its central location in the valley the city grew in importance and is frequently mentioned in Rajatarangini. Presently the town […]

Jammu & Kashmir Floods: Helpline Numbers

Srinagar Flood Helpline No. The flood control room numbers are: New Delhi Jammu & Kashmir House (011)-24611210, (011) 24611108 Srinagar- (0194) 2452138 Jammu- (0191) 2560401 Home Ministry’s control room: 011- 23093054, 23092763, 23092923, 23092885, 23093566, 23093563 NDRF Control Room at Delhi: 011-26107953, 09711077372 People can also mail the NDRF control room at Srinagar: Anantnag 01932-224371, 222870, 222836, 222271, 9419051940 […]

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