Known among the few post offices in India that are located at a very high altitude, Leh Post Office is one of the notable tourist attractions in Ladakh. It is located at an altitude of 3500 meters and is famous as the only Post office in India where people work under such rough conditions.
With very tough climatic condition and the rough condition of roads, Leh Post Office is a place you must visit. The place offers all the postal amenities despite the unpredictable climatic condition like delivery of mails, parcels, money transfer, banking etc. It is one of the most accessible post offices in Ladakh and attracts travellers who come here to buy postcards.
Highlights: Leh Post Office is known to be the only Post office in India which is operated under the most dramatic climatic condition. Here the weather is very unpredictable and keeps changing continuously according to seasons.
Best time to visit: The summer months from April to June are the best time to visit here. Since the climate here is very unpredictable, it is better you check in advance before planning your trip.
Location: Leh Post Office, Leh, Jammu and Kashmir
Distance from Leh: It is located just half a kilometer away from the main city.