Mountain Climbing In Jammu & Kashmir

Mountain Climbing In Jammu & Kashmir is one of the most popular adventure sports. The area most frequented by foreign climbers in the Nun–Kun Massif in the Great Himalayan Range. Its easy accessibility from the Kargil–Padum road and the shortest possible approach march to the base camps makes this massif the most attractive climbing destination […]

Shopping In Jammu & Kashmir

Everybody associates handicrafts in Kashmir for kashmiri carpets, but there’s a whole lot besides.  Kashmiri carpet or rugs are basically handmade. They are available in different sizes, colors, designes  and prices. Depending on the quality of your purchase, you can pay different. Many qualities exist side by side in Kashmir to suit a variety of budgets. […]

Jammu & Kashmir Fair & Festival

The religious philosophy of Buddhism, however, profound and subtle doesn’t preclude an immense joie-de-vivre among its Ladakhi adhe-rents, and even solemn religious enhancements are made the occasion for joyous celebration. Many of the annual festivals of the gompas take place in winter, a relatively idle time for the majority of the people. They take the […]

Zanskar Valley

The Virgin Vale about 20 km southeast of Rangdum stands the Pazila water shade across which lies Zanskar, the most isolated of all the trans-Himalayan valleys. The Penzila top (4401 mts.) is a picturesque tableland adorned with two small Alpine lakes and surrounded by snow-covered peaks. High-rise mountains surround Zanskar and deep gorges. The area […]