Take a refreshing retreat by visiting the astounding landscape of Hanle in the Changthang region of Ladakh. The place is known to be among the most serene places in the region and offers some of the most spectacular views of the village from the top.
The place promises to transport you into some other world of enchantment with its mesmerising landscape. Being close to Line of Actual Control, Hanle can be visited only after obtaining an Inner Line Permit. However, visiting Hanle can be a tough task since it's at a high altitude and one needs to get acclimatized to the climate for enjoying a pleasant vacation.
Highlights- Hanle boasts of having the Indian Astronomical University operated by Indian Institute of Astrophysics. It is famous as the second highest optical observatory in the world and has an installed telescope of a diameter of 2.01 meters.
Best time to visit: The most preferred time to visit Hanle is from May to September.
Location: Hanle, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
Distance from Leh: It is situated at a distance of 250 km from Leh.