Situated at a distance of 40 km southeast of Leh, Hemis Village is home to one of the renowned Buddhist Monasteries of Ladakh, which is Hemis Monastery. The dominant religion practiced in this part of India is Buddhism. Hemis Festival is attended by a large number of locals and tourists. Hemis Village is a perfect place to get glimpses of rich culture and glorious bygone era.
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, 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 are also pretty common among tourists due to intense heat and cold.
You should carry sunscreen lotion and goggles to protect yourself from the direct effects of sunrays. You can add a tour to Hemis in Ladakh tour packages and explore the beauty of this scenic destination. With our tailor-made Leh Ladakh tour packages, you can witness the spectacular attractions of this town. Contact us for more information and get in touch with our travel experts.