TREKKING IN LADAKH: Getting Your Bearings In Leh

Leh, the capital of Ladakh and the epicentre of tourism in the area, is a nice place to stay for a couple of days while getting acclimatized and organizing your trek, with all the trappings of a cosy backpacker bubble (German bakeries! Hello to the Queen!), a handful of good bookshops and a number of day trips that can easily be done with public transport. Continue reading