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Drass is a valley located in the Kargil district in the Union Territory of Ladakh. It lies on National Highway 1 (NH 1) between Zoji La & Kargil town, and is famously referred to as the Gateway to Ladakh.
For most people, their information about Drass begins & ends with it being the second coldest place in the world (the first being Siberia). However, there is more to Drass than just the bone chilling temperature.
It is a place blessed with immense beauty, with enormous mountains ranges surrounding it from all sides and spectacular sunset views that win your heart. Besides natural beauty, sightseeing in Drass also includes visiting its monasteries & other religious holy sites.
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The summer season in Drass, or the months from June to September, is the best time to visit it. The temperature during this time ranges between 23°C to 25°C.
Unlike the other parts of India, Drass does not receive much rainfall, as it is situated at such a high altitude.
Winter in Drass begins in mid September and extends till May. During this time, the average temperature is -23°C. The roads are closed down because of heavy snowfall, making Drass inaccessible during this time.
Just a little ahead of Drass is Stagsboo where there are stone carvings on Maitreya & Avalokiteshvara.
An architectural masterpiece, since it has endured the harsh climate of the region for years.
Also known as Point 5062, it is one of the highest peaks in the Drass Kargil region & is visited during the Tiger Hill.
It was built by the Indian Army to commemorate the soldiers who lost their lives during the Kargil War.
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The rugged trails and the winding roads are perfect for adventurers who enjoy mountain biking.
Ladakh is home to many mountain peaks, and is perfect for peak climbing.
Ladakh offers the opportunity to enjoy river rafting on its two important rivers, Zanskar and Indus
The adventure of jeep safari in Ladakh is both thrilling and comfortable at the same time.
Ladakh is unarguably, a photographer’s delight as it has multiple beautiful aspects to be covered by nature photographers, culture photographers.
The nearest airport to Drass is Leh Airport, located at a distance of 215 kilometers. Srinagar Airport is located almost 225 kilometers.
Jammu Tawi is the nearest railway station to Drass, located almost 470 kilometers from Kargil.
Drass is around 60 kilometers from Kargil, and 180 kilometers from Srinagar. Both of them are connected to it via National Highway (NH) 1.
Drass does not have a lot of accommodation options. There is a guest house which offers a decent stay at a reasonable price. However, you will get more accommodation options in Kargil, which is located almost 1 hour 30 minutes away from Drass, in the form of 4 star, 3 star & budget hotels, including guest houses & bungalows.
We at TMI ensure that you receive the finest accommodation, since we are associated with the best hotels & resorts. You can also be sure of receiving the best deals & discounts at fair prices while booking your stay.
Drass is a haven for sightseeing lovers. Sightseeing in Drass includes not just exploring its spectacular natural beauty, but also the religious & holy sites which are a part of its landscape.
You can visit places like the Tiger Hill which offers panoramic views as well as the Drass War Memorial which reminds you of the sacrifices made by the Indian soldiers during the Kargil War.
We must include the landscape of Drass as its top tourist attractions, since it is so beautiful, peaceful, meditative & intoxicating. There are sightseeing places like Tiger Hill & Gaoshan which is a famous picnic spot & consists of a polo ground.
History lovers will also like planning a trip to Drass, since there are historical sites which they can visit. These are Draupadi Kund, Bimbhet & Stagasboo.
Drass Valley is located in the Kargil district in the Union Territory of Ladakh. It lies between Zoji La & Kargil Town & is referred to as the Gateway to Ladakh.
Drass is located around 60 kilometers from Kargil and 180 kilometers from Srinagar. Both of them are connected to it via National Highway 1.
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