Leh – Nubra Valley (125 kms/05 hrs)
In the morning after breakfast, we will drive to Nubra Valley. During the drive, we will pass through world's highest motorable road at Khardung la Pass, which is said to be one of the highlights of any Leh and Ladakh tour.
Khardung la pass:
The road journey to Nubra valley leads through Khardung La Pass (the highest motorable road in the world) 18,390 ft.
The Nubra means Ldumra (the valley of flowers). It is located in the north of Leh. The average height of the valley is about 10,000 ft.
Diskit is the main village of headquarter of Nubra valley, which has a small market consisting of a row of shops and about 500 years old Gompa on the hilltop.
Diskit Gompa :
Diskit Gompa was founded by Lama Sherab Zangpo of Stod in about 1420 AD during the reign of King Dragspa.
Hundar is a beautiful village to stay with lot of trees and you will really enjoy your stay at Hundar. It has a small monastery and ruined fort above the village.