Leh the erstwhile capital of the kingdom of Ladakh is now a dream destination of many and the Mecca of adventure enthusiasts! Leh, one of the coldest deserts in the world is located at a distance of 434 Kms from Srinagar and 474 Kms from Manali (Himachal Pradesh). At the time of reorganization of districts in 1979 Ladakh was divided into Leh and Kargil and now Leh district is synonymous with Ladakh and vice-versa! Built by the kings of Ladakh in 1553 the Leh Palace was once the world’s highest building. The primary attraction within the Leh city, Leh palace now only has the palace prayer room which lives up to the sense of former grandeur of Leh Palace.Leh is a backpacker’s haven with numerous trekking trails, valleys, and picturesque lakes. Renowned as the land of monks and monasteries there is lots to see in this amazing piece of land.There are three sub divisions of Leh with 7 different tour circuits identified for international tourists in Leh with breathtaking Himalayan panorama:- Nubra Division, Nyoma Division, Khaltse Sub-Division. Leh Ladakh region offers a radically different panorama than any other destination in India can offer. Leh Ladakh has some of the most beautiful locales and the land offers memories for a lifetime. The lakes in Leh Ladakh are the primary attraction of the place. Pangong Tso is a household name now thanks to the 2009 movie, 3 Idiots.Khardung La or as it is called ‘the roof of the world’ is the highest motorable road in the world. Nubra valley and Zanskar valley also offer some picture perfect views.