These are first hand travel stories from travellers, some their own some heard from fellow travellers they met on treks, bike trips or cultural tours in Ladakh. Some are totally scripted from their imaginations into small tales from Ladakh. Hope you enjoy this section and get to know more of Ladakh through them.
Introduction: The Thin Air of Transformation
Stepping off the plane in Leh, Ladakh, I was greeted by a different kind of air – thin, crisp, and laden with a sense of anticipation. It was the beginning of an extraordinary traveling in Ladakh journey that would not only introduce me to the majestic landscapes of Ladakh but also lead me on an inner exploration, a journey of acclimatisation to both the altitude and the unique rhythm of life in this high-altitude region.Read More
The allure of Ladakh's ancient treks has always held a magnetic pull for adventurers seeking not only breathtaking landscapes but also deeper insights into life's mysteries. The moment I learned that Ladakh had opened its doors to travelers again, I knew the time had come to embark on a transformative journey. With my backpack thoughtfully packed for the high altitudes and unpredictable terrain, I embarked on a Zanskar trek that would lead me to an unexpected and profound encounter—a meeting with a monk who would become both my guide and my spiritual companion.Read More