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Ladakh Treks, Walks and Tours

Ladakh Treks, Walks and Tours
  • Capital city: Leh
  • Population: 270,126
  • Size of region: 45,100 sq km
  • Currency: Indian Rupee
  • Power supply: 230-240v
  • Sockets: two pin sockets or Indian three-round pin variety
  • Language: Ladakhi
  • Time difference: GMT +5.5 hours
  • Visas: British Nationals require an Indian visa and this must be obtained in advance
  • Religion: 50% Buddhist 45% Muslim
  • Popular dishes: local breads with apricot jam and Thukpa - thick vegetable soup
  • Popular drinks: Gurgur (butter) tea and chang
  • Did you know: As Ladakh is situated in the Himalayan rain shadow it is protected from the monsoon rains and can therefore be trekked in the summer months – one of the few areas of the Himalaya where this is recommended.
  • FCO advice (India): FCO Travel Advice for India
  • World Travel Guide: World Travel Guide / India
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