Enroute to Nubra Valley via Mighty Khardung La
Nubra Valley is a high altitude cold desert with rare precipitation & very scant vegetation. The Shyok river meets the Nubra / Siachan river to form a large valley that separates Ladakh & Karakoram range. The Shyok river is a tributary of the Great Indus river.
Note : Indian citizens are required to get an Inner Line permit to visit the Great Nubra Valley
The Diskit Monastery - It has a statue of Cho Rinpoche ( Crowned Buddha) & several images of fierce gaurdian dieties...
The Hundar - It's a village famous for its Sand Dunes & bacterian Camel, which is located on the banks of Shyok river