In this post by “THE PERFECT PLANNERS” you will get to know every essentials in leh, how to plan leh vacation
Leh is the central location to visit every tourist attractions in the Ladakh region. It is a small city in the ladakh region. You get every transport options from this city to visit your selected destination in leh ladakh. Lacking a bit greenery this city still prospers with a cold weather throughout the year. Leh invites its lovers every season, and most of Leh lovers are bikers. It is one of the top places for bikers, therfore, for them biking to Leh is like a dream come true. But it’s not compulsory if you are not a biker but also a trek lover Leh is a best place also for you. Of-course, for them also who love travelling.
Best Hotels in Leh and Ladakh
There are many hotels in leh which serve you with the best services. It is not difficult to find hotels in leh, because, once enter leh you will be be able to see people asking tourists for hotels. There is nothing fraud with those people you can ask them for hotels.
In case you have a high budget for stay and want luxury hotels for stay then you will not get prople asking you for hotels. You will have to check for hotels manually. This is because you will not get a good internet speed to check hotels. Other option is to check hotels online before going to ladakh, but, you should never book hotels online to stay in ladakh, because. of the internet issues you will face once you arrive leh.
Why to do so hard work
“THE PERFECT PLANNERS” bring to you 5 best “Luxury Hotels” and “Budget Hotels” in Leh
5 Best Luxury Hotels in Leh
5 Best Budget Hotels in Leh
Hotel Glacier View
Hotel Jan Palace Leh
|Rs. 1,200 – 1,500||4.0|
Hotel Galwan Palace
|Rs. 830 – 900||3.1|
Sangta Green Guest House
Hotel Dimbir Regency
|Rs. 800 – 900||4.0|
How to visit Leh
(Note : Cabs and rented bikes from Himachal or any other places are not allowed in leh. Yes, private vehicles are allowed. You can rent cab or bike once you arrive leh for sightseeing and all.)
Two of the best places from where you can visit leh are :-
- From Manali
Distance : 473 kms
Fastest Route : Leh-Manali HIghway (via Rohtang La)
- From Srinagar
Distance : 419 Km
Fastest Route : NH 1
Bus Routes from Leh
J & K Bus Terminal is located at Leh city which makes it more easy for those travelers who are tight on their budget and for those also who loves bus rides in such places.
In this picture you will get all the bus routes from J&K Bus Terminal with their timings and fare.
Cabs in Leh
As mentioned above outsider cabs are not allowed in Leh. You can rent cabs at leh you will get many options to book a cab in leh for your sightseeing and all.
Cab rates in Leh differ from car brand and size. Most of the available taxis are SUVs such as – XUV, Scorpio, Xylo, Innova, etc. SUVs are the best taxis to rent in Leh to explore the ladakh region. In case, no. of travelers are big, the best option is to rent a Force Tempo Traveler.
CABS RATE IN LEH
Below mentioned are some of the easy to access tourist destination from Leh city with their taxi fare.
(These are approximate fares , actual fare may vary from Rs. 50 – 100.)
|Destination (from Leh)||Rate for SUV||Rate for Tempo Traveler|
|Pangong Lake||Rs. 9500||Rs 10000-11000|
|Nubra Valley (in 2 days)||Rs. 10500||Rs. 11500|
|Leh – Sarchu – Manali||Rs. 23500||Rs. 28200|
|Leh – Nubra – Pangong Lake||Rs. 20300||Rs. 24500|
|Local Sightseeing||Rs. 2500 – 3000||Rs. 3500 – 4200|
|Tso Moriri (via Mahe Bridge)||Rs. 13000||Rs. 15500|
|Nubra Valley (in 1 day)||Rs. 9000||Rs. 10500|
Bike Rental In Leh City
Renting bikes are not a big deal in Leh as it is a bikers destination. You will get bike renting agencies in the local market, therefore, don’t hurry by pre-booking a bike for rent. Visit the market for renting bike once you arrive at leh. Another option is to ask the receptionist of your hotel to help renting you a bike. They have contacts for every service that you want.
Bike Renting Price in Leh
Prices may vary according to the bike brand, cc, and for duration you are renting the bike (Half Day or Full Day). The recommended bike in Leh is Royal Enfield.
(Note: The half day of a rented bike ends at 2:00 pm.)
|Bike Name||Price (half day)||Price (full day)|
|Royal Enfield Classic (500cc)||Rs. 1200||Rs. 1800|
|Royal Enfield Standard (350cc)||Rs. 600||Rs. 1100|
|Royal Enfield Standard (500cc)||Rs. 800||Rs. 1200|
|Royal Enfield Thunderbird (350cc)|| Rs. 800 ||Rs. 1300|
|Royal Enfield Electra (350cc)||Rs. 700||Rs. 1200|
|Royal Enfield Himalaya||Rs. 1200||Rs. 2000|