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Inhabited by warm hearted and friendly people who speak Balti, Ladakhi and Urdu, Turtuk has become vastly popular with tourists in the recent years. Bikers and even package tourists have begun flocking Turtuk to witness its beauty and uniqueness.
This village produces the best apricots in the region apart from growing wheat, rice, apples, walnuts and vegetables like cauliflower, cabbage, spinach, carrots and peas. There is a small museum that houses remains of the royalty and an old Fort.