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Address: Main Bazaar, Leh, India

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A place to remember

Leh : Few places in India are at once so traveller friendly and yet so enchanting and hassle-free as mountain framed Leh. Dotted with stupas and crumbling mud-brick houses, and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 22, 2015
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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Leh : Few places in India are at once so traveller friendly and yet so enchanting and hassle-free as mountain framed Leh. Dotted with stupas and crumbling mud-brick houses, and old town is dominated by steep rocky ridge topped by Tibetan-style palace and fort.

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Singapore, Singapore
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Not really sure why this is listed as an attraction. It's just a regular post office. And it's located in the Main Bazaar. Really nothing special at all.

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Silvassa, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

this is not the attraction first of all...people go there only if they have something to post or send out of leh.the visit can be irritating and give you a general idea of indian govt.offices...leh office is not the exception.even if you reach on time there will be only one person sitting there who will not bother to talk to... More 

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Baroda (Vadodara), Gujarat, India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

the place is kept so neat and clean it appeared that one can just sleep thereon without even brooming the area. the people are so proud of their area and they preserve it so well as if it was their own dwelling. when someone dropped some wrapper on the ground (while parking at some point for passing due to snow),... More 

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San Jose, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Folks seemed distinctly unfriendly to non-locals. But then I have seen that attitude in my local post office too. So, didn't pay attention -- except hope that the people had a better day when I visited the next time. But then the rating makes no difference. Wnen you need a post-office, you need one.

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Indore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

A reasonably physically fit person must take a trip to Leh Ladakh area. It is something different and worth visiting. During our visit to this area we went to Pengong Lake. What a sight!!! It is almost 140 km long lake with width ranging from 3-5kms. One third of lake is in India whereas two third is in China. One... More 

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Chandigarh, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

I used their service to post plenty of postcards to make my friends jealous. The staff is unusually friendly for Indian standards. They do sell postcards and you can mail letters/postcard to any destination

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Noida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

the post office like any other govt office offered us very bad service, staff were late on duty and top of that showed ver bad attituyde.

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

The amazing thing that a post office functions at such an altitude and caters to such an inhospitable and huge terrain. Hats off to the Indian Postal Services. They could possibly keep it in a more traditional way.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

you can do everything in this postoffice, but people come from all sides so you can wait a long time and it i squite chaotic.

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