To the point: If your Himachal trip got cancelled due to the onslaught of natural disasters in the state, then Ladakh should make for a fantastic alternative.
2020 was a tiring work from home, or rather everything from home, kind of year! We couldn’t help but imagine our travel plans when the world would start opening up again and we’d be able to tick off a few things from our bucket list. Visiting Ladakh has always been on that aforementioned bucket list for most folks! After all, there’s no place on earth that’s as majestic, mystical, and beautiful as Ladakh!
So, if recently you’ve been planning a vacation, and your Himachal trip got cancelled due to the onslaught of natural disasters currently happening in the state, then Ladakh should make for a fantastic alternative, and here are seven reasons why that’s the case!
1. It’s The Perfect Season For Traveling To Ladakh!
3° C to 17° C from April till September, which makes for the perfect weather to plan your trip.
2. It’s Ideal For Camping!
3. Trekking? Heck Yes!
However, do remember that you must acclimatize to the high altitude environment before your trek, so staying in the region for a few days is important before you embark on your adventure.
4. The Peace & Serenity Of Its Temples & Monasteries!
5. It’s Perfect For Some Thrilling Mountain Biking!
Pic Credits: Thrillophilia
The month of September is when the region celebrates their harvest season and engages in fairs and events at the famous Ladakh Harvest Festival! The celebration is usually a two-week-long affair that has now become even grander than before, with many locals coming together and showcasing musical performances, cultural events, and dances wearing vibrant robes and masks.
Pro tip: You don’t want to miss out on this festival at any cost!
7. More Hotel & Airbnb Options
Here are some Airbnb’s you could book in Ladakh!
Pic Credits for OG/ Horizontal/ Vertical/ Internal: iStock