32 meter statue of Maitreya Buddha near Diskit Monastery facing down the Shyok River.
The Nubra Valley en-route Diskit to Hunder, winds through sand dunes where one can spot Bactrian camels. It is one of the two surviving species of camels, they are a critically endangered sub species with very few of them left in the wild. These shaggy camels with a coat of thick hair have double humps on them. These tuff beasts are the natives of the central Asia. Most of them have been tamed and are being used to ferry the tourists on a trip of the white sand desert.
LADAKH is a land like no other, it draw heavy influences from Tibet and India. The monastic architecture reflects a deeply rooted Buddhist approach. The Buddhist wheel, along with two dragons, is a common feature on almost every gimp, including the likes of Hemis, Thiksey, Alchi etc. Ladakhi Buddhist festival music is much like its Tibetian counterpart and often involves religious chanting. These chants are complex, often recitations of sacred texts in celebration of various festivals. People in Ladakh are friendly and extremely hospitable with ancient traditions. We at ladakhtour arrange exclusive customized tours for you to understand the culture and heritage of the untouched and noble land.
Ladakh Tour offers a number of sight seeing options for all its visitors. A historic town that served as the royal capital of the old kingdom. The historic monuments and major Buddhist Gompas (monasteries) are one of the main attractions. Our sightseeing tours will make you forget everything, you will drive through exotic remote locations seeing the array of people living their simple life in the high altitude regions of the greater Himalayas and Ancient Monasteries en-route witness some breathtaking scenery the huge mountains and flowing rivers. We at escape2life make sure that you get most and exclusive glimpse of this land.
Mountain Biking is one of the fastest growing and exhilarating adventure sports in Ladakh these days. The mountain biking courses offered by Indian Himalayas are just awe-inspiring, full of fun and help you to expand your horizons in this challenging sport. The rigorous climbs and some of the best downhill in the world, Indian Himalayan Ranges are idle destination Whether you are riding on a smooth surface or a hard one, mountain biking offers you an exquisite drive – conquering the mighty Himalayas with the perfect combination of a pure aptitude, vigor and energy. To take up cycling adventure sport, escape2life offers with diverse variety of facilities making this sport an easy one.
Ladakh offers a range of White Water Rafting options on the Indus and its major tributaries. The best stretch for professionally guided runs in white water is on the Indus between Spituk and Saspol. Beyond Saspol, the river becomes difficult and funning it requires technically skilled participants. Upward of Spituk, the Indus has the easiest stretch up to Karu, ideal for basic training and for day-return “scenic floating” for amateurs this has become an attractive alternative to trekking of most visitors. We at Ladakh Tour make sure that you have the most enjoyable rafting experience with our trained professionals.