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Essential Information about Lamayuru

State: Jammu and Kashmir

Best Time to Visit: May to November

Famous For: The Moonland of Ladakh

Ideal duration: 1 day

Nearest Airport: Leh

Lamayaru: The Moonland of Ladakh

Situated 15 kilometers eastern of the popular Fotu La pass on the Leh to Srinagar highway, Lamayaru is commonly referred to as moon land by the regional because of its peculiar land surface area which closely resembles the surface area seen on moon. The charm of the Lamayaru abbey found below is unrivaled by any kind of other in the whole Ladakh area. The clear blue skies fulfill the tough perspective of busted mud high cliffs producing an ambience of lunar surface which has a powerful effect on the first time viewer's psyche.

Lamayuru is popular for its moonlike sceneries sculpted into the greater Himalayas. The most effective method to watch them is by meditation hill. The monks meditate the rocks and also make medications out of the natural herbs located there. As you climb up the meditation hillside, you will discover rocks with prayers composed on them. It is also residence to one of the most attractive abbey and some of the most embellished stupas.

Why you should visit Lamayuru, ‘moonland’ of Ladakh

You will discover unlimited posts on the internet about the gorgeousness of Leh Ladakh. Yearly, there will be a person, whom you recognize of, to be travelling to this place. It is raised by several as the mecca for daring hearts. Found at a distance of (474 kilometers) from Manali as well as (32.1 kilometers) via NH9 and NH 44 from Delhi, its area has never ever referred worry for vacationers.

Ladakh is a backpacker's sanctuary, with bright green lakes, travelling routes and also valleys. Likewise called the land of monasteries and monks, gorgeous towns concealed in stunning landscapes, there is a lot to experience in this popular tourist destinations.

Places of Interest

  1. Mask Dance
  2. Moonland
  3. Themisgam
  4. Lamayuru Village
  5. Mangyu
  6. Rizong Monastery
Camping in Lamayuru

There are lot of tourist attractions around Lamayuru where you can pitch your own camp as well as enjoy the camping experience in the wild on Srinagar Leh Highway. Also the Lamayuru village has alternatives to pitch your camps or you can camp by treking around over moon-land like hills too.

Tips for Travelling Lamayuru
  1. Lamayuru is a conveniently reachable town of Ladakh where one can experience the regional life of the Ladakhis.
  2. It is an adequately unusual area in Ladakh, without having to obtain too adventurous- ideal for a family holiday.
  3. Homestays in Ladakh are economical. It is a suitable place if you are wanting to spend some relaxed time in the mountains. A couple we met at our homestay had actually spent a month in Lamayuru, exercising yoga exercise and reflection!
  4. Lamayuru has suitable bus connectivity with Leh.
What about Accommodation?

There are lot of preferences for your Lamayuru remain consisting of hotels as well as bed and breakfast in addition to homestays. For the best accommodation in Lamayuru contact Swan Tours or call 8287 000 333.

For more information on Lamayaru the moon land of Ladakh and holiday packages to leh contact Swan Tours or call 011 234145601.