It lies at altitude range from about 2,755m to 7,674m. It can be Cold as -21 Degrees in Winter season, and temperature rises upto 25 Degrees in Summers which are comparatively very short to other Northern Parts of India.
Annual Rainfall : 528mm
Right Time to visit : March to Nov
Clothing : Heavy Woolen in Winters, Light woollen in summers.
Area : 96,700 Sq. Kms
Latitude : between 30 degree to 36 degree east latitude
Longitude : 75 degree to 79 degree north .Population: population of 2 Lakhs habitants of
two districts, Leh and Kargil.
Ladakh is surrounded by world’s two Longest mountain ranges the great Himalayan and the Karakoram, It lies athwart two others The Ladakh and the Zangskar range.
Ladakh Marks a great impression on the travelers the moment they enter Leh. The Friendliness of the people, their way of dressing and Language are same as Tibetan and then Indian. The
Muslims came to Ladakh from Middle of Asia in 15th century AD. Although Muslim population is very less in Ladakh and more in Drass.
A major polo tournament called the "Ladakh Festival Cup" is also held as part of the festival in which polo teams from different parts of the region participate. Visitors to Ladakh during this period will have the opportunity of witnessing this ancient sport of the western