Upshi is among the most elevated socialized settlements in India at the height of 10,400 feet. One such beautiful village is Upshi, located near on main road junction of Leh-Manali Highway, which is around 29 miles (47kms) to the southeast of Leh. Upshi Ladakh is situated along with the scenic beauty of the Valley of Indus River and Tanglang La, located on Leh Manali Highway!
In the south of Upshi, there is a village Gya – again a beautiful spot to visit. The road further Upshi village takes you to Tibet. And this road is well equipped with a helipad – if you are planning for an aerial view of this beautiful place. The Upshi village economy depends on Goat farming and tourism.