Most people during their stay in Leh would visit the Shanti Stupa, either to catch the beauty of a phenomenal sun-rise or sun-set, or to get acclimatized for the days ahead, trekking or otherwise. View of the Leh town from the height afforded by Shanti Stupa are amazing and makes the town feel beautiful and … Continue reading View of Leh town from Shanti Stupa!
One of the many remote villages in Leh not connected by any road. Most trekkers would pass by this village enroute to Stok La or Stok Kangri. A mother carries her baby in a homemade baby-carrier on her back. Some of the houses also offer homestays. To benefit the entire village, the opportunity to host … Continue reading The rustic beauty of Rumbak village in Leh
It would be ideal to do both the fort climbings on a single day, especially considering that the Lohgadh climb is purely on the stairs, with some mild trail-walking thrown in if you wish to explore the medium sized fort at the top. While we were there, it was so foggy there was no view … Continue reading Lohgad and Visapur