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What is height of Ladakh?

Height varies from 10,000 feet to 18,380 feet (Khardung-la). Leh and Kargil are the two districts of the Ladakh. Leh is the main town and tourist destination of Ladakh and is situated at 11,500 feet. Full Answer

Is Ladakh a desert?

Ladakh is a high altitude desert as the Himalayas create a rain shadow, generally denying entry to monsoon clouds. Ladakh ("land of high passes") is a region of India in the state of Jammu and Kashmir. Full Answer