NorLa Bridge

A poplar tree is passed on the highway-side of the Indus river footbridge at Nor La.

Tismogang Walnut

A gorgeous walnut tree on the main road in Tismogang, a town above the Indus River in Ladakh

Below the Palace

One of Leh’s larger trees is a poplar tucked up against the steep hillside leading to the old city Palace

Masjid Greeting

A willow tree watches over a busy market street at the mosque in Leh, Ladakh’s capitol city.

Leh Polo Ground CornerPost

At the large open polo ground in Leh, an upright tree in the corner fails to offer enough shade in the harsh mountain sun

The Crazy Zen Tree

This impressively resprouted willow tree- one of the largest in Leh- grows near Shanti Stupa through the walls of the Zen Restaurant

Koksar Doc Check Poplar

Foreigners travelling on the Manali-Leh road are required to register with the police at the town of Koksar, and this tree is one of the few trees to be spotted on this high-altitude journey

Kargil at Midnight

This tree was spotted during a moonlit midnight drive from Ladakh to Kashmir

Landmark Trees of India