Hemis is a wonderful place in Jammu and Kashmir. Hemis is a favorite tourist spot in Northern India. Hemis is situated at a distance of 40 km southeast of Leh. Hemis like many other parts of Jammu and Kashmir epitomizes natural beauty. Nature is at its flamboyant best in Jammu and Kashmir. There is another reason why Hemis is famous. The place well known for being the home to the eminent Buddhist gompas. The chief religion practiced in this part of India is Buddhism.
Hemis is generally very cold in the winters and pleasant in the summers. But in summer too, a traveler will need to put on light woolen garments. Hence we can say that if you are traveling to any part of Jammu and Kashmir at any time of the year, don't forget to carry a decent amount of woolen garments. Moreover sunburns and frostbites, owing to intense heat and cold, are also pretty common among the tourists. Hence it is absolutely essential that you carry sunscreen lotion and goggles to protect yourself from the direct effects of the sunrays.