Comm./Secy., Kacho Mehboob Ali Khan presides meeting, for categorization of hotels/ guest houses/lodges/resorts

Leh, Sept. 06: The Comm./Secry., Tourism & Culture Department, UT Ladakh Kacho Mehboob Ali Khan presided over a meeting to discuss cleanliness of high-altitude base camps and trekking routes, and the categorization of hotels/ guest houses/lodges/resorts in the UT of Ladakh at the Civil Secretariat.

Welcoming all the officials/stakeholders to the meeting the Commissioner/Secretary emphasized on the importance of cleanliness in high-altitude base camps and along trekking routes in the UT. ...

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Comm./Secy., Tourism & Culture chairs meeting to discuss preparations for UT Ladakh Foundation Day

Kargil, August 20: The Commissioner/Secretary, Tourism and Culture Department, Ladakh, Kacho Mehboob Ali Khan on Saturday presided over a meeting today to discuss preparations for the UT Ladakh Foundation Day at Kargil. Deputy Commissioner/CEO, LAHDC Kargil, Shrikant Balasaheb Suse was also present in the meeting.

The meeting also addressed matters related to maintaining cleanliness and removing legacy garbage from mountaineering base camps and trekking routes in the Union territory.


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Call for New Logo Design for the Department of Tourism, Ladakh

VoL Desk, August 01: The Department of Tourism in the Union Territory of Ladakh has announced its plans to revamp its current logo. In this regard, the department is inviting logo design submissions from the talented residents of Ladakh to create an inspiring and captivating new ‘Logo’ that represents the essence and beauty of the region.

All interested individuals are invited to participate by submitting their unique ‘Logo’ designs for consideration and possible selection as the official...

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CEC Kargil Inaugurates Point 13620 in Kargil to Boost Tourism

Kargil, June 21: Point 13620, a breathtaking vantage point overlooking the border, was officially inaugurated and opened to the public.

The ceremony, attended by esteemed dignitaries and key stakeholders, marked a significant milestone in both Kargil’s tourism industry and the promotion of the Indian Army.

The inauguration was carried out by the Honorable Chief Executive Councillor (H.C.E.C) Feroz Khan, who commended the collective efforts of all stakeholders involved in making this in...

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Eight Must-Visit Tourist Attractions in Kargil District

If you’re ready for some adventurous road trips, the Kargil district in Ladakh offers a rich multi-faith history, breathtaking scenery, border views, and heritage sites. Situated equidistantly at 200 km from Leh, the Kashmir valley, and Gilgit-Baltistan, Kargil is the second district of the Union Territory of Ladakh. Its geographical proximity to the Kashmir valley provides a unique blend of lush green fields and snow-capped high mountains. If you’re looking to explore off-the-beaten-path de...

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Administrative Secretary(Tourism) takes stock of status of developmental works

Kargil, May 28: Administrative Secretary, Tourism and Culture, Ladakh, Kacho Mehboob Ali Khan took stock of the status of developmental works of Tourism Department at Kargil, Sodh area here on Saturday.

The Administrative Secretary inspected the under repair/upgradation Snow Ski Base Station building at Kurbathang near airport. The concerned officer from Kargil Development Authority (KDA) informed the Secretary that the repair/renovation work of the building is almost complete and electri...

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AKTTA Honors Secretary tourism Kacho Mehboob for his Contributions in Tourism sector in Ladakh

Kargil, May 28: All Kargil Travel Trade Association (AKTTA) hosted a delightful lunch party at Hotel chutuk height to express gratitude and honour Secretary Tourism, UT Ladakh, Kacho Mehboob Ali Khan for his exceptional efforts and contributions for the tourism sector in Ladakh.

The event was held on 28-05-2023, provided an opportunity for AKTTA members to interact with the esteemed Secretary and gain insights into the upcoming tourism projects in the region.

During the gathering, Secr...

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Administrative Secretary (Tourism) Inspects Tourism Infrastructure Development Works at Zojila, Minamarg, Drass

Kargil, May 26: On the way back to Ladakh after attending the 3rd Tourism Working Group Meeting from 22nd to 24th May, 2023 at Srinagar, Administrative Secretary, Tourism and Culture Department, Kacho Mehboob Ali Khan on Thursday inspected the tourism infrastructure development works at various sites in Drass Sub Division.

At Zero Point Zojila, the Administrative Secretary (Tourism) while taking stock of the progress achieved on construction of welcome gate to Ladakh directed the engineer...

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AKTTA Commends CEO Kargil Development Authority for Tourism Development Initiatives

Kargil, May 22, 2023 – The executive members of the All Kargil Travel and Trade Association (AKTTA) held a meeting today with Mr. A.G Zargar (KAS), the CEO of Kargil Development Authority (KDA) and Assistant Commissioner Revenue (ACR) Kargil, to express their gratitude for his support and efforts in sanctioning and inviting tenders for various tourism developmental works in Kargil.

During the meeting, the executive members, accompanied by CEO KDA, also visited Hundurman to assess the prog...

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Siachen Base Camp in Ladakh Opens for Domestic Tourists and Visitors

VoL Desk, May 21: In a significant development, the Siachen Base Camp, located in the Union Territory of Ladakh, has been officially opened for domestic tourists and visitors. This announcement comes after a notice was issued with the approval of the Secretary of the Tourism and Culture Department, marking a momentous occasion for the people of Nubra and all tourism-related stakeholders in Ladakh.

For the past two years, the Tourism Department of the UT Administration, Ladakh has been tir...

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