Surrounded by Karakoram and Himalayan mountains Ladakh is the second largest district of India. Ladakh literally refers to land of high passes and is a cold desert. This is a land of high passes, serene lakes, rugged terrain and vast open lands. Ladakh with its rugged terrain is beloved of adventure travelers be it motorcycle tours, bicycle tours, SUV trips and trekkers. Photographers come in numbers to capture the stunning beauty of Ladakh in their lenses. If you are looking for some peace and spirituality then ancient monasteries of Ladakh are answer to you. Tranquil sound of chants, chill in the air and warmth shown by the people, Ladakh truly is heaven on earth.