The best time to visit Ladakh is when the land calls for you. One of the most remotely populated regions in the country, Ladakh literally means the ‘Land of the High Passes’. It is set in between the Kunlun mountain range and the great Himalayas. Leh, one of the largest districts in the countries in terms of landmass (45100 sq km), is set between the Himalayas, the Zanskar, and the Karakoram mountain ranges. These lands are blest by three rivers - the Shayok, Indus, and Zanskar, all celebrated during their festivals. Summers in Ladakh are characterized by comfortable, and cozy weather with sun shining over the snow clad mountain peaks. It is the best time to visit Leh Ladakh by road as the winds are not harsh, and the weather does not hinder road travel. The plain sailing roads without any blockage by landslides or snowfall, also make it the best time to visit Leh Ladakh on bike. During winters, and monsoons it becomes quite difficult to travel by road. Summers also make sightseeing in Ladakh quite enjoyable, and one can cover almost all major Ladakh places to visit as these places are open for tourists in this season. Couples going on a honeymoon to Ladakh should also travel during this season. Summers are the best time to visit Leh Ladakh for honeymoon as the weather allows all kinds of activities to be enjoyed to the fullest.
With so much in store, Leh Ladakh places to visit spoil tourists to indulge in their unparalleled charm.
The best time to visit Leh Ladakh by road depends on the region you want to explore. From mid-May to July, Manali road opens up along with Rohtang Pass. Mid-September to mid-October is an amazing time to visit Leh and Ladakh as the place is permeated in flamboyance through the Srinagar-Leh as well as Manali-Leh roads. Road conditions are better during this time. Leh Ladakh road trip cost solely depends on the route taken and the days covered. For instance, 15 Days Leh Ladakh road trip from Delhi costs almost INR 36000. Similarly, 16 Days Complete circuit from Spiti valley to Leh from Delhi comes to nearly INR 38000. For enthusiastic bikers, the best time to visit Leh Ladakh on bike is during the months of July and August as all passes and streets to the land are opened and the land turns exceptionally welcoming.
The best time to visit Leh Ladakh for honeymoon is during the summers (June-September) when the temperatures are moderate and hospitable to its tourists.