Located on the confluence of Shyok and Nubra Rivers in Ladakh district of Jammu & Kashmir, Nubra Valley is well known for its enchanting scenic beauty peppered with rugged mountains and mystical sand dunes, which call for innumerable adventure lovers and holiday seekers to this remote heaven every year. ‘Khardung La’, perched at an elevation of 18,400 ft. above sea level and considered to be the highest civilian motorable pass in the world, imposingly stands as gateway to this bewitching valley and provides for an exhilarating experience, truly unprecedented to every thrill seeker.
Located at a distance of 150 km. off the capital city of Leh, Nubra Valley charms every visitor with its awe-inspiring vistas and breath-taking scenic splendours. The picturesque valley sits in striking contrast veiled under endless stretches of cold desert on one end, and the lush and green terrains on the other. The valley is blessed with a number of charming villages, each known to offer something to its every tourist; the striking village of ‘Diskit’ sits as the administrative headquarters of Nubra and provides for a soul-soothing ambience to every distressed city dweller, seeking a quiet and peaceful time somewhere in the lap of Mother Nature. Anyone travelling to Nubra, simply cannot miss taking a trip to yet another enticing little hamlet of the valley, the heart-captivating village of ‘Hunder’ that is famed for its scenic offerings of a rare spectacle of mystical sand dunes cradling right amidst barren and parched landscape of the mountainous terrain. One of the must visit tourism places in Nubra, sand dunes safaris here make for an awesome experience and leave every visitor with some unforgettable memories to cherish forever.
For travellers and holiday seekers who are up for a heavenly sojourn in Nubra, must embark on a beautiful journey visiting the remote and quaint hamlet of ‘Turtuk Village’, which lies in close proximity to the Baltistan region of Pakistan and provides for a holiday experience, simply soul-rejuvenating; a bewitching scenery sprinkled with gorgeous fruit orchards and flower-carpeted meadows, instantly captivates visitors’ hearts and leaves one gasping in awe of nature’s unmatched craftsmanship that can be seen in bounty here.Nubra is a tourist destination which well soaks in deep aura of Buddhism. Numerous ancient monasteries fringe through the region and provide for an insightful time to those seeking a spiritual bliss or wanting to have a deeper rendezvous with rich Buddhist culture. For travellers who are here with the sole reason to explore Buddhism in Ladakh, must plan a trip during the famous
‘Dosmoche Festival’ which is celebrated in the month of February with great gusto and offers a spectacular fiesta of lama masked dance performances, archery competitions, warfare demonstration and camel races. The local food fare is an added highlight of the festival and provides for a scrumptious treat of delectable Ladakhi cuisine to all food-a-holics.To visitNubra Valley, one can opt to fly in at the ‘Leh Kushok Bakula Rinpoche Airport’ located in Leh and board a taxi or a state government bus from there. In case, one is travelling through a train journey, must get down at ‘Jammu Tawi Railway Station’ and carry on with the trip first to Leh and then further up. Be informed, all tourists entering Nubra Valley have to cross over the ‘Khardung La’ where they need to submit photocopies of their travel documents and Inner Line Permits; these permits can be well arranged from the District Commissioner Office at Leh. In case one is travelling on a tour package with Tour My India, arrangement of these permits would be our responsibility and we would leave no stones unturned in making our guests’ journey a hassle-free sojourn.
For those seeking a comprehensive travel guide on Nubra Valley, the team of Tour My India, brings for them the below sections, briefly summarizing on the valley’s must visit tourism places, popular tourist attractions, best things to do and most recommended hotels to stay. We also have an ongoing deal wherein we are providing most discounted holiday packages for popular tourist destinations in the state of Jammu & Kashmir; those interested are most welcome to contact at our helpline numbers and book most lucrative of the deals. Needless to say, having an experience in the travel industry for over a decade, guests can be well-assured of our world-class services and hassle free arrangements, be it for sightseeing tours, acquiring required tourist permits, hotel accommodations or airport transfers. For any enquiries, just call or email our staff and we would be happy to assist in every possible manner.
The beautiful little valley is dotted with a number of budget hotels and guesthouses. Majority of good accommodation options sit in Diskit Village and offer a comfortable stay replete with all the basic facilities.