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Explore 7 majestic places while road tripping from Srinagar to Leh.
There are a number of ‘Must Do’ road trips. But one that every being should or must do is the Srinagar-Leh road trip. It would not be just the destination, but the journey that you’d experience. Take home countless memories!
To begin with, first stop is paradise itself, Srinagar. The moment you land here, you would find yourself in awe of the enchanting views and as you are still admiring, you’ll find yourself already at the next stopover on this amazing road trip to Leh. Throughout the journey, the unbelievable natural beauty will be a feast for the eyes; the rawness and purity of the environment will be a treat for the mind and soul.
Caution 🙂 You might have to prepare yourself because you wouldn’t have ever been bombarded with so much beauty, nature, and tranquility.
Do not blame us if you get used to this environ!
So head on, travel with us as we take you through the journey. Throttle, go!
Srinagar: Enjoy your stay in a houseboat and witness the sunrise over the Dal Lake. Visit the many beautiful Mughal gardens blooming with flowers.
1st stopover Sonmarg: The sun glistening on the glacier creates such an effect that it is called ‘The Meadow of Gold’. Enjoy the snow ride gliding on sledges; dip your feet in the Sindh River or just sit in nature’s beauty.
2nd halt Zanskar Valley: A nature lover’s delight. Also known as the Copper Star, trek or bathe in its beauty.
3rd stopover Zojila: Drive through the Zojila (Pass) at 11,575 ft! Unravel nature’s beauty & adventure both in this road trip.
4th place to visit is Drass: Experience what is it to be at the 2nd coldest place on Earth.
5th halt Kargil: Set foot on the place where the heoric Kargil War was fought. As you pay your tribute to our hereos at the War Memorial built here, witness the famous Tiger Hill standing tall.
6th tread to Zanskar Valley: Majestically rugged. Capture the beauty of Parkachik glacier and Drang Drung valley enroute. Witness the raw untouched beauty of one of India’s remotest valleys!
7th highlight of the road trip is Sham Valley – Lamayuru: The oldest Tibetan Monastery, The Lamayuru or the ‘Eternal Monastery’ is here. Explore the beauty of Lamayuru’s moonlike landscape and numerous man-made caves.
Finally, destination Leh arrives!!
Read more about Leh here, http://triyanatravel.com/know-ladakh/