Ladakh Tourism

Ladakh, the newly formed Union Territory in India, nestled in the Land of High Passes, is a breathtaking destination that captivates visitors with its awe-inspiring landscapes. Here, one can witness a remarkable transformation in terrain, from towering mountains to snow-covered expanses, from cold deserts to lush alpine meadows and crystal-clear lakes, all within close proximity.

Renowned for its dramatic scenery, Ladakh boasts some of the highest motorable passes on Earth, including Khardung La (5359 m), Marsimik La (5582 m), and Chang La (5360 m), as well as enchanting alpine lakes like Pangong Tso (4350 m) and Tso Moriri (4522 m). The region is divided into three distinct areas – Leh, Nubra, and Zanskar – each offering its own array of attractions.

For adventure enthusiasts, Ladakh is a paradise, offering an array of adrenaline-pumping activities. It stands out as one of India’s premier trekking destinations, with iconic routes such as the Frozen River Trek, also known as the Chadar Trek, attracting thrill-seekers from around the globe. Additionally, opportunities abound for mountaineering, motor biking, mountain biking, white-water rafting, and more, ensuring an unforgettable experience for all who visit.

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Best Time To Visit in Ladakh

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Summer Season In Ladakh

In Ladakh, the summer season spans from April to June, with temperatures typically fluctuating between 5°C and 25°C. May heralds the onset of the tourist season in Ladakh.

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Monsoon Season In Ladakh

Due to its high-altitude location, Ladakh experiences minimal to no rainfall from July to September, making this period the ideal time to visit.

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Winter Season In Ladakh

The winter season in Ladakh spans from October to February, characterized by heavy snowfall across the entire region, often resulting in road closures. However, despite these challenges, Ladakh remains accessible during winter months through flights.

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How to Reach Ladakh?

By Air

By Air

Ladakh has its own airport which connects it to the major cities of India.

By Train

By Train

The nearest railway station to Ladakh is in Jammu that operates regular trains to many destinations in India.

By Road

By Road

Srinagar-Leh Highway (NH 1) and Leh-Manali Highway are the two routes to reach Ladakh by road.

Why Choose Astir Passage For Ladakh?


An experienced Ladakh tour operator, with a team of an experienced travel enthusiast ensure to give our clients well-designed Leh Ladakh tour packages.


We are certified by major tour and travel associations in India and world like IATA, IATO, TAAI, IMF & MOT (Ministry of Tourism, Govt of India).

Happy Customers

Astirpassage has received numerous accolades from its happy customers for its excellent services and best Ladakh holidays.

Local Offices

We have local office in Ladakh for our customers to find assistance anytime and anywhere.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Ladakh is located in the Western Himalayas of Northern India. It is bordered by Tibet to the east, Himachal Pradesh to the south, Jammu & Kashmir and the Pakistan-administered Gilgit-Baltistan to the west. It extends from the Siachen Glacier in the Karakoram Range to the north to the main Great Himalayas to the south. The eastern end of it consists of the uninhabited Aksai Chin plains. The elevation of Ladakh ranges from 2550m to 7742m. The longitude and latitude of Ladakh are 34°10′12″N 77°34′48″E.

Domestic tourists as well as international tourists require an inner line permit (ILP) and are required to pay for it in the form of Environment Fee of INR 400. The ILP is valid for 1 week for foreigners as well as Indians.

June to September is considered the best time to visit Ladakh. During these months, Ladakh has pleasant weather and temperature ranging between 20℃ and 35℃. Trekkers, who like to do the Frozen River Trek and Snow Leopard Trek like to visit in the winter season in Ladakh.

There are two ways to reach Ladakh: airways and roadways. Ladakh has a domestic airport in Leh. Ladakh is connected extremely well by roads with two neighbouring states of Jammu & Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh. NH1 from Kashmir and Leh-Manali Highway from Himachal connect Ladakh with these two states by road.

Yes, it is absolutely safe to visit Ladakh, however, if you are physically unwell, you should consult your doctor before planning a trip. It is also recommended to give full one day for acclimatisation when you reach Ladakh.

Yes, people from all the countries can visit Ladakh. However, citizens of Pakistan, Afghanistan, China, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Hongkong need permission from the Ministry of Home Affairs.

Yes, Astirpassage offers all kinds of adventure tours in Ladakh including trekking, mountain biking, motor biking, peak climbing, and river rafting.

The airport in Ladakh is situated in its capital city, Leh.

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