Zanskar is one of the known Buddhist kingdoms of the western Himalayas within elevation of 12000 feet.Once it was the part of the Guge kingdom in Tibet, Zanskar is now integral part of India. Zanskar is famous for its high beautiful mountains and landscape. Zanskar is one of the most unexplored places in Jammu and Kashmir. Pleasant climate, landscape, snow-capped Himalayan Mountains and sparking rivers makes Zanskar a perfect adventure destination. Zanskar is located 105 kms from Leh and is popular with its adventures junkies. Majority of the people in Zanskar are Tibetan Buddhist. People in Zanskar speak Zanskar, and they also speak Hindi, Ladakhi and Urdu. The temperature in Zanskar is cold around minus 30C during winter. While it remains pleasant during day in summer. The best time to visit zanaskar is between June and September. In this trip you will visit monasteries like Zongla, Zongkhul, Stongdey. The monasteries are several centuries old and carry many tales of legendry scholars like Narop. The main town in zanaskar are padum and Kharsha. The zanaskar valley is separated from the suru valley by the Penzila pass which will also be our lunch spot at 14,000ft.