Ladakh Glaciers

Himalayan range in Ladakh is also home to prominent glaciers in the word. Siachen Glacier in Ladakh is second largest glacier outside polar region and it is the largest glacier in Himalayas. There is now a plan to re-open Siachen Glacier to tourists which is also known as world’s highest battlefield. Before 1984, mountaineering expeditions were allowed in Siachen which may again become a reality. Here is guide to various Glaciers in Ladakh.