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Leh is situated on the banks of the Indus, at a height of 11,000 feet amidst the strikingly beautiful and majestic mountains that slowly merge into an oasis of green fields. The population comprises of mainly Buddhists and the Leh bazaar is worth a visit.

Leh is the capital of Ladakh. It is also known as Little Tibet. It has blossomed into one of the busiest markets. The place is endowed with Tibetan heritage and the large number of monasteries sprinkled here and there. Like other India Hotels, here at Leh , tourists can find both Luxury Leh Hotels as well as cheap Leh Hotels that suiting various budgets.


Attractions of Leh

Sankar Gompa
This is a small monastery. It is known that only 20 monks live here. Gompa is only open to the public from 7.00 am to 10.00 am and from 5.00 to 7.00 pm. It is, however, well lit, so an evening visit is worthwhile. At these times the monks will welcome the visitors and may offer one yak butter tea, 'Tsampa' and boiled and spiced mustard plant.

Jami Masjid
This is the green and white painted Mosque worth a visit.

Chamba Temple
This is a one roomed shrine housing a colossal image of Maitreya, the Buddha to come, and some wonderful old wall paintings.

Leh Palace
This is an old palace of the kings of Ladakh overlooks the town from the southwest slope of the Tsemo hill. It has eight storey and was built by King Sengge Namgyal in the 16th century.

Leh Gompa
The Leh Gompa stands high above the palace and also overlooks the ruins of the older palace of the King of Tagpebums. This red Gompa is also known as Namgyal Tsemo Gompa. It was built in 1430 by King Gvags-Pa-Bum-Ide and has a fine three-storey high seated Buddha figure.

Leh hotels

Leh doesn’t have many luxurious hotels. Accommodation is available here in the form of home stays. You can stay with a Tibetan family to get accustomed to their lifestyle and culture.

Tourists can find ample budget hotels in Leh with discount deals on travel. Cheap Leh hotels reservations can be made in advance to book cheap Leh hotels rooms in order to make your trip more economical.The most preferred here are the budget hotels in Leh. Most of the Leh hotels provide the best facilities with well furnished rooms and personalized service. Hotels in Leh cater to all your needs in order to make your experience unforgettable.

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