Leh to Nubra Valley: How to Plan a Road Trip - 2020
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Leh to Nubra Valley


The road trip from Leh to Nubra Valley is one that is at the top of every adventurer’s bucket list, and for good reason! Packed with adrenaline, beauty and stunning views of the Himalayan, Zanskar and Karakoram range, the journey is something right out of dreams.

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Nubra Valley, housing Diskit, Turtuk, Panamik, and several other untouched places, is a biker’s delight. There are countless places to explore, along with richly colored traditions of the locals which have been a subject of fascination for several travelers.

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The 5-hour long journey to Nubra Valley from Leh will take you through Khardung La or Wari La (depending upon the choice of route), two of the world’s highest motorable roads. 
The ride may be bumpy at times, but the mountain views overshadow everything else, leaving you spellbound.

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Quick Facts

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Leh to Nubra Valley Valley Distance: 160.3 km (approx. 5 hours journey)

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Route 1: Leh to Nubra Valley via Khardung La

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Route 1: Leh to Nubra Valley via Khardung La
1. From Leh, head north-east past Din Brothers.
2. Take a slight left from the Omni Van Taxi Stand, past the SBI ATM on the left-hand side.
3. Take a slight right to pass by the SSP and FRO on the left-hand side.
4. Turn left onto Khardung La road.
5. Turn right to stay on Khardung La road, and pass the Khardung La Gompa on the lefthand side.
6. Take another left.
7. Turn right to pass by the Hotel Rimo on the right-hand side.
8. Turn left onto Charasa road.
9. Turn left to stay on Charasa road.

You will reach the destination, Nubra Valley.
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Route 2: Leh to Nubra Valley via Wari La

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Route 2: Leh to Nubra Valley via Wari La
This is the ideal route for those who’re feeling up to an adventure as well a challenge. It is a more difficult and much lesser known route from Leh to Nubra Valley. The route via Wari La is not only more daunting but also more time to consume compared to the Khardung La route.

The road is not used a lot and is broken in certain places. You will essentially be driving on dirt and rocks, occasionally, even water. This road will be closed in June due to heavy snowfall at the Pass. Bear in mind that is it not one of your regular high altitude passes.

Perched atop 17,400 ft., Wari La pass is very difficult to navigate. Especially the last 20 km of the pass is very, very steep. In addition to that, you have several water crossings awaiting the trail.
There are no villages here to stop and snack at, until Sakti, which you can reach only after having crossed Wari La. 


That said, there’s little else that compares to the thrill of crossing the infamous Wari La Pass! You get starkly different terrains and views to boast about, along with an adventure of a lifetime.
If you’re a skilled biker, and not faint of heart, the Wari La Pass route, being one of the best places to visit on your Leh trip, is definitely something to consider.

Some might even choose to take the Khardung La route to Nubra, and the Wari La route to return to Leh. 

1. Ride from Leh to Taktok.
2. Continue along Taktok to Pangong Tso via Chang La. Pangong Tso lake is a beautiful lake cradled right between India and Tibet, which is visible on the other side. 
3. From Taktok take the road toward Khalsar.
4. Once you’ve crossed Khalsar, take the road leading to Agam village.
5. From Agam village, you’ll reach a fork in the road, with the left one leading to Shyok village, and the right one heading towards Wari La. Take the right one.

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Best time for Leh to Nubra Valley Trip

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Best time for Leh to Nubra Valley Trip
The best time to travel to Ladakh is ideally during summer and spring - May, June, July, and August. Starting from mid-October to March, the cold really begins to set in, and people go into hibernation to escape it. Also, Nubra Valley remains inaccessible during winters (upto March) due to heavy snowfall and accumulation.

Come summer, the valley begins to blossom, greeted by the first apricot flowers of the year! In April, a few accommodations start to function, but food junctions continue to rain shut in most places. From May to August is when the valley really blooms and welcomes travelers with beautiful, cloudy skies and a patchwork of floral colors making its face.

The months of September and early October, although a bit colder than summer months, are also viable for taking a road trip from Leh to Nubra Valley, especially if you wish to escape the mainstream tourist crowd. The autumn colors outshine everything else, and there’s the much-required serenity, travelers often chase. Another upside is that, since September - October is less touristy, you’re likely to land a much better deal at hotels and camps! 

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How to Reach from Leh

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By Bike/Car

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By Bike/Car

When traveling to Nubra Valley from Leh the entire bike/car ride will take you about 5 hours, considering that you’d want to stop at Khardung La for some exploring. You can hunt for bike rentals in Leh, which aren’t difficult to find at all. There are more than enough rental options to choose from, though the rates may be non-negotiable. 

If you’ve rented a bike up to Leh, you might have to leave it back at your hotel, and rent another one from Leh to travel to Nubra. If traveling to Leh on your own bike or in your own car, then you’re free to travel to Nubra and other places in the same vehicle and enjoy the bike trip in Ladakh

If you’re unsure about rental options, contact your hotel operator/manager. He will arrange it for you. Though the idea of riding a bike along the beautiful roads of Leh sounds tempting, it is not for beginners. It is recommended only to people who’ve experienced riding on rough roads.

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By Bus

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By Bus

The best and most practical way to reach Nubra Valley from Leh is by road, due to the lack of railheads and airports in the area. You can find a shared cab, hired taxi or bus from the Leh airport to take you to Nubra Valley comfortably. There are public buses which ply regularly to and from Nubra Valley.

These buses can be boarded from Jammu Tawi, Srinagar, Leh, and a couple more places. All buses heading to or from Nubra must cross the mighty Khardung La Pass, where travel permits need to be obtained by submitting photocopies of relevant documents.

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By Shared Taxi

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By Shared Taxi
You can find plenty of transport options from Leh airport as well as the Leh Bus Stand to travel to Nubra. That said, if you want to travel from Leh to Nubra Valley at your leisure, a better option is to opt for a shared taxi. They are considerably more convenient compared to buses, given that they’re faster and more comfortable. The fare per person is usually around INR 400. 

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Things to Know during Leh - Nubra Valley Trip

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Petrol Pumps on Leh-Nubra Highway

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Petrol Pumps on Leh-Nubra Highway

Considering that Nubra is about 150 km away from Leh, it is important to have prior knowledge about the fuel requisitions and petrol pumps en route Nubra in order to avoid any glitches. It is advised to stock up on fuel at Leh itself, and carry enough petrol for the journey. 

If you somehow run out of petrol along the way, there is a petrol pump at Diskit. You can refill your tanks here. Bear in mind that this may be the only petrol pump you’ll find in Nubra valley. There are no petrol pumps in Hunder, Panamik, Turtuk or any other villages there. One tank full of petrol from Leh will suffice you unless your plan is to continue right up to Pangong Tso.

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ATMs on Leh -Nubra Valley Highway

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ATMs on Leh -Nubra Valley Highway

It is strongly recommended to carry a good wad of cash with you from Leh itself. There are only two working ATMs in Nubra Valley - one in Diskit and the other in Pratapgarh. While Diskit and Pratapgarh do have ATMs, it wise to keep these options open only for emergencies or as a last resort.

While it is natural to want to carry as little cash on hand as possible, the lack of sufficient ATMs in Nubra Valley demands that you carry enough cash. Make sure that all your cash is never in one single place. That way, if you misplace one of your bags, you will be left with enough money for safety and emergency.

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Mechanics on Leh-Nubra Highway

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It is widely recommended that you pick up on some skills before starting your bike trip in order to enjoy the journey comfortable. There are a few mechanics available through the ride, though. While you may find a mechanic to help you out, it doesn’t hurt to have a few tricks up your sleeve, just in case. You also have the option to hire a mechanic for the entire journey, depending on your budget. In dire times, a mechanic will definitely come in handy, and you will not have to go hunting for one. You will find plenty of mechanics in Leh, but you’ll have to patient with them, as there will be many bikers around. Beyond Leh, it might be very tricky to find mechanics when you need them.

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Mobile Network Connectivity

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Mobile Network Connectivity

Mobile network may seem a bit difficult to come by. There are a few things to keep in mind when traveling to Leh. Only postpaid connections function in Leh. No prepaid connections will work. Also, you will likely get decent network coverage in only a handful of places in Ladakh. The network seems to dwindle as you reach Khardung La Pass, and beyond the pass, it completely disappears.

The signal shows signs of revival only once you descend from Khardung La, and reach either Diskit or Hunder. BSNL also works well in Hunder, Sumur, and Turtuk. Furthermore, there’s no mobile network along the Nubra valley - Pangong Tso route, although you can find decent BSNL connectivity at Lukung, Pangong Tso. To sum it up, you will have a hard time finding decent mobile connectivity, so it’s recommended to inform your near and dear ones before crossing over from Leh to Nubra Valley. 

In case of emergencies, there are villages in Leh which have satellite phones. BSNL phones have the widest mobile coverage, and Airtel is a close second. With regards to internet connectivity, the speed is limited to 2G. 3G network is very hard to come by. Although you can always use the wifi connections in hotels, restaurants, and cafes. 

There are also a few cyber cafes. Bear in mind that electricity is a luxury here, but most villages and cyber cafes will have generators.

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Medical Facilities

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Medical Facilities
You can find basic medical facilities and amenities in Leh city. The famous Sonam Norphel Memorial Hospital in Leh carries modern equipment and medical facilities to aid patients. En route from Leh to Nubra Valley, there are little to no medical facilities, so an extensive first-aid kit is advisable to carry.

There are also decent medical facilities available in Nubra valley. Diskit also has a well-equipped hospital where one can easily get basic medical aid.
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Food Joints/Places to Eat between Leh and Nubra Valley

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Food Joints/Places to Eat between Leh and Nubra Valley

While Khardung La may not have many options, there are plenty of dhabas, restaurants and eating joints in Leh, serving piping hot, delicious food. You also have the option of enjoying your meals in your hotel’s or camp’s restaurant or eating out in dhabas or homestays. There might be little to no options for eating at the mighty Khardung La Pass, so it is recommended that you carry enough stock. 

Diskit, Turtuk and Hunder will have more than enough options to explore, though. Nubra valley houses a lot of food joints, especially in Diskit. Gyantse Restaurant is one of the most famous eateries in Diskit, famous for the savory Chinese food that travelers have come to love.

Most of the restaurants and dhabas serve mouth-watering Tibetan as well as Chinese delicacies including the iconic momos and Thukpa, a delicious Tibetan dish. The Rangyul Guest House in Turtuk is famous for Balti dishes.

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Places to Visit and Things to do in Nubra Valley

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Diskit Monastery

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Diskit Monastery

Diskit Monastery is arguably the oldest and grandest Buddhist monastery in Nubra Valley. Dating back to the 14th century, the monastery overlooks the vast stretches of the Shyok river plains. Distinguished by the 100-foot tall statue of Maitreya Buddha that sits atop the ancient gompa, it is one of the most frequented tourist destinations of Ladakh.

The monastery commands incredible panoramic vistas of the entire Nubra Valley. One can also admire the numerous frescoes and murals that the monastery fosters. Presently housing over a hundred monks, the monastery beautifully symbolizes the beliefs, traditions, and culture of Ladakh.

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Camel Safari at Hunder Sand Dunes

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Camel Safari at Hunder Sand Dunes
When it comes to the Himalayas, snow is the first thing that comes to minds. But there is a whole other world tucked away amidst the lofty mountains - a desert! As hard as it may be to believe, Nubra valley houses a beautiful desert called Hunder, with sand dunes that overshadow the likes of Dubai’s!

Famously referred to as ‘The desert in the sky’, these sand dunes are cocooned right between Hunder and Diskit, flanked by snow-clad peaks and glaciers. Hunder has the privilege of being part of the old Silk route, and is famous for the sea buckthorn plants that dot its face. The iconic camel ride in these sand dunes is absolutely unmissable!

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Quad Biking at Hunder Sand Dunes

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Quad Biking at Hunder Sand Dunes
If snow is the first thing that comes to mind when thinking about the Himalayas, then the stunning Nubra valley has a surprise for you. Flanked by mighty snow-covered peaks and glaciers lies the magical desert of Hunder! The desert is starkly different from Rajasthan’s famous sand dunes, yet is equally appealing.

The miraculous fusion of two different terrains in Nubra is an experience that cannot be missed! The rich sand dunes of Hunder has perfect for quad biking and camel rides. The ideal window for enjoying the Hunder sand dunes is from May to October when the hospitable weather of Ladakh with clear views guarantee to leave you spellbound. 
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Samstanling Gompa, Sumur

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Samstanling Gompa, Sumur
Sumur is one of the most shaded and rustic villages of Ladakh, harboring the beautiful Samstanling Monastery. Set against the incredible canvas of lofty peaks and valleys, the monastery, adorned with gold, red and white, speaks of the rich Ladakhi traditions.

It sits about 120 km away from Leh and can be reached from Sumur village, which is about 45 minutes away. A lush canopy of trees overlook the monastery, and countess fluttering prayer flags surround the place. The monastery is currently home to 50 monks, and several beautiful murals of Lord Buddha.

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Yarab Tso Lake

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Yarab Tso Lake

Ladakh’s best kept secret and nestled in the laps of Nubra Valley lies the pristine Yarab Tso lake. At a distance of only 15 km from the Diskit region, the sacred lake is shaded in the Sumur village and is accessible only by foot. The trek to the lake begins from Panamik Village and requires about 20 - 30 minutes of ascending up the mountain.

The untouched, unpolluted waters of the lake bear striking reflections of the surrounding snowy peaks - a view that remains etched in the heart for years! Considered as a highly sacred site, it is not allowed to swim, wash or take a dip in the waters of the lake.

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Turtuk Village

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Turtuk Village

Turtuk is a pristine, untouched little village along the banks of the river Shyok, cradled by Nubra and Baltistan. It is the northernmost village, beyond which lies the Pakistan-occupied region of Kashmir. 

Turtuk sits in the laps of Nubra, essentially untouched by the crutches of commercialism, and remains untouched by the wheels of time. The natives are warm and welcoming, and the land is home to numerous apricot plantations.

New to travelers, the village remained entirely off the path of tourism right until 2010. The inhabitants speak fluent Balti, a linguistic amalgamation of Persian and old Tibetan. The ‘village divided by a border’ is essentially a journey back in time.

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Panamik Village

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Panamik Village

Panamik is a beautiful little village in Nubra Valley and is known widely for its sulfur hot springs, which are believed to have great health benefits. Sitting in almost touching proximity to the Siachen glacier, the village lies about 150 km away from Leh.

Neighboring the Indo-Tibetan border, the village is a convenient base for the trek to the 250-year-old Ensa Monastery. An absolutely unmissable place when visiting Nubra Valley, make sure to buy some of the famous Kashmiri carpets, Pashmina shawls and woolen socks which the village is famous for.

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Maitreya Buddha

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The iconic statue of Maitreya Buddha atop Diskit gompa can be seen from miles away. Overlooking the beautiful Shyok river, which snakes its way towards Pakistan, the statue is home to some unmatched views of Ladakh. The statue was built in the year 2006 for three purposes - protection of the home village, prevention of war with Pakistan, and for promotion of world peace. The hall guards stunning states of Shakyamuni Buddha and Guru Rinpoche.
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Hotels in Nubra Valley

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Hotel Sten-Del

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Hotel Sten-Del

One of the most elite hotels in Nubra Valley, Hotel Stendel is famous amongst travellers. Certified with an ‘A’ grade, the hotel prides itself on its 3-star amenities and hospitable staff. Equipped with 22 well-furnished rooms, the hotel also fosters a beautiful lawn, famous for outdoor meals. The in-house, multi-cuisine restaurant is applauded for its excellent delicacies, prepared by professional chefs.

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Lchang Nang Retreat

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Lchang Nang Retreat
Set amidst the picturesque mountains and valleys of Ladakh lies a little piece of heaven known as the Lchang Nang Retreat. Famously known as ’The House of Trees’, the hotel is embraced by a canapé of elm, apricot and apple trees, while the gurgling river Siachen flanks the western territory.

Offering the peace and tranquility every traveller seeks, the simplicity and hospitality here is second to none, supported also by a cooperative staff. The retreat is open for visitors from May to mid-October only.

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Hotel Grand Nubra

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Hotel Grand Nubra
Another well known name amongst the modest range of hotels in India, Hotel Grand is a franchise of the Trip India Hotels. Fusing comfort and just the right amount of wilderness, the hotel is also famous amongst globe trotters from all over the world.

Carrying stunning views of the Karakoram range, the hotel is seated well in the laps of Nubra valley, and a bit far away from the main market, ensuring you nothing but the comforting silence and tranquility of the mountains.

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StepInn Nubra Valley

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Rooted in the philosophy and aim of making travel affordable, StepInn Hotel is a marvellous modern-age hotel, which also manages to retain the rustic charm of the mountains beautifully. It is a name likely to be on the ‘best hotels in Ladakh’ list, owing to the warm hospitality of the staff and excellent amenities that the hotel offers.

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Hotel Real Siachen

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Located about 115 km away from Leh, Hotel Real Siachen is one of the more modest hotels in Ladakh. Armed with commendable services and amenities, the hotel makes sure your stay is always happy and peaceful. With free Wi-Fi, 24 hour service and friendly staff, it is truly value for money.

Their rooms are spacious and well-furnished, while a handful of rooms also feature a spacious courtyard for some blissful moments of privacy. 
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Camps in Nubra Valley

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Mystique Meadows Camp

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Mystique Meadows Camp

Lapped in Sumur village of Nubra, the Mystique Meadows Camp carries an assortment of eighteen Swiss cottage tents, five Mongolian yurt tents, and four standard rooms - all of which are spacious, clean and very well-maintained. 

The camp also houses an in-house kitchen, with chefs adept at cooking mouth watering delicacies ranging from Indian, Chinese, Continental, Italian and Ladakhi cuisines. One of the most comfortable stay options in Nubra valley during your Leh-Ladakh road trip.

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Apple Nubra Cottage

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Apple Nubra Cottage
One of the most exquisite camping sites in the Hunder region of Nubra, the Apple Nubra Cottage is set amidst beautiful apple trees and vegetation, against a backdrop of lofty mountain peaks.

The camp comprises of 20 Swiss cottage tents with private bathrooms, along with an exclusive Indian restaurant, and 24-hour front desk. In addition to this, the camp is also pet-friendly!

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Valley Flower Camp

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Valley Flower Camp
Tucked away amidst an incredible valley in the beautiful Sumur village of Nubra, the Valley Flower Camp is flanked by the Himalayan and Karakoram ranges of mountains. It is a luxury camp in Nubra Valley, embellished by the rustic touches of nature just when you need it.

Surrounded by a medley of floral colors in the summer season, the camp provides you truly postcard-worthy photos to take away. With a range of fifteen well-maintained tents, the Valley Flower Camp promises to have you keep coming back.
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Nubra Ethnic Camp

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Combining the elements of luxury wilderness, Nubra Ethnic Camp sits in the heart of Hunder village in Nubra. The tents are spacious and well-maintained, along with individual bathrooms with running hot and cold water for utmost comfort. The tents also come with a private verandah, ideal for those beautiful moments of privacy spent marvelling at the encircling beauty. Hunder sand dunes are about 20 minutes of walking away from the camp.

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Safety Tips and Guidelines

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Safety Tips and Guidelines
1. Leh is at a very high altitude. It is imperative that you give yourself enough days to rest and acclimatize to the altitude, as well as the decreased oxygen content in the air. Take about two to four days to rest and explore in Leh before traveling to Nubra Valley. 
2. The mighty Khardung La Pass is at around 17,500 ft., making acclimatization of key importance. 
3. Also, make sure you are well hydrated, as water is the key to avoiding altitude sickness (which can be fatal if prolonged untreated). 
4. Make it a point to carry portable oxygen cylinders for emergencies. 
5. Carry Diamox (for Acute Mountain Sickness), again, in case of emergencies. 
6. Owing to the altitude, Ladakh is very cold throughout the year. Make sure you have enough layers to keep you warm. A down jacket or windproof jacket will be your savior. 
7. Visiting restricted places like Tso Moriri, Pangong Tso and Nubra Valley require a permit. Carry enough photocopies of the relevant documents to be in the clear.
8. Choose the Wari La route of traveling to Nubra Valley from Leh only if you’re experienced, confident, and not easily scared.

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From Recent Expedition -: Srinagar > Leh > Manali !! The feeling was awesome and words are not enough to express my experience of the expedition, but ever since I talked about it, it makes me feel that I’m still travelling, I’m still there. I had been a frequent traveller, but the emotions associated with this tour were different. We enjoyed, we had fun, we went emotional, we met some new friends, we felt proud, we captured every possible feelings and emotions we can during the entire journey.
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From Recent Expedition -: Srinagar > Leh > Manali !! The feeling was awesome and words are not enough to express my experience of the expedition, but ever since I talked about it, it makes me feel that I’m still travelling, I’m still there. I had been a frequent traveller, but the emotions associated with this tour were different. We enjoyed, we had fun, we went emotional, we met some new friends, we felt proud, we captured every possible feelings and emotions we can during the entire journey. We passed through all the ranges of the Great Himalayas, starting from the Shivalik, Karakoram & Pir Panjal. The memories of “late night road journey from Jammu to Srinagar risking our life while crossing South Kashmir (Known for Terrorist activities), early morning (4 am) shopping at Awantipora, Dal Lake, Shankracharya Temple, Srinagar Market, Lunch @Lal Chowk, Eid Celebrations, Shalimar Garden, Noon & Kahwa Tea, Sonmarg, War Zone (Kargil, Drass &Batalik), Oldest Gompa Lamayuru, Rafting at World’s highest point (Zanskar river), Pathar Sahib Gurudwara, Leh Palace, gruelling terrain & passes(Zoji La (3528 Mtrs), Namki La (3815 Mtrs), Fotu La (4108 Mtrs),World’s highest Motorable road – Khardungla (5359 Mtrs), Nakee La (4739 Mtrs), Tanglang La ( 5328 Mtrs), Bara-lacha (4890 Mtrs) & Chang La (5360 Mtrs)), Crazy bath in Pangong Tso lake (-4 °C), cute Marmot, Yak, Deer & Pashmina Goats at Changthang Wildlife sanctuary, snow-capped Karakoram Ranges, Sand dunes at Nubra Valley, Diskit Monastery, the Gata loops (22 hairpin bends) at 4190 Mtrs elevation on Pang – Sarchu road, Suraj Taal, Whiskey & Brandy Nallah, Picturesque Jispa, Hiking at 4350 Mtrs Himalayan ranges and driving alongside the rivers across the two states” are never gonna fade away !! Thanks to Thrillophilia for making this trip awesome & memorable one.
24 June 2018
Excellent
Your Destination would be a dream until you come out and step ahead to it and experience. Leh-Manali Bike ride is one such vibe which will resonate for many years to come. Here the journey was more scintillating then achieving those milestones and Thrillophilia ensured we had great time by organising it perfectly to last mile would like to thank Tarun and Chitransh. Tani and Amit who were our Tour Leaders were just amazing with their hospitality to the care taken through out the ride. Ride at Khardungla Pass, Gata Loops, Zing Zing Bar, Barlachala were just amazing.
Excellent
Such an amazing bike ride, challenging but with thrill till the end. Make sure that you are prepared to prevent the cold, the rough wind, the altitude sickness etc because even the symptoms of sickness will affect your trip. Khardung La Pass is quite a challenging one, also there are different shorter and longer passes throughout the journey. The service was also nice, not many complaints. The guides will know the place better because they are doing it for long. But still keep the track of the route before you start the trip. The guide was nice to us, keeping everything coordinated. The accommodation and food were also flawless to me.
We booked this Leh Ladakh complete tour from Delhi with the flights. And the whole trip was beautifully managed and it was a mesmerizing place being the Stupas, or rivers, hills or the passes. They were all enchanting and beautiful.
The Thrillophilia team has surpassed all of my expectations! I was initially apprehensive about the Parang La trek because of the altitude and the difficulty, but Thrillophilia made sure I had no issue at all! Everything was taken care of, and the guide was just brilliant. For any further treks, Thrillophilia is my go-to website and the one I’ll always recommend!
A great way to rent a bike and be secure about the condition and price for it. The bike of choice is also available and it is easy to book as well.
Excellent
The Thrillophilia sales and support teams are absolutely brilliant. When I heard the Parangla trek pitch for the first time from them, I was not sure if the trek would pan out in the exact same way, but surprisingly, it did. The sales team was very articulate with the trek prerequisites, and outlines and the operator had answers to all the questions I asked!
17 November 2019
Excellent
Leh Ladakh's location had everything that you dreamed about. It had ice (lots and lots of ice), even when I was sleeping battling the cold at night I was could see those ice sheet right in front of my eyes. but the most exciting part was that we were never complaining even under these extreme conditions. the food offered was very tasty. everything was perfectly planned by the thrillophilia team. Awesome experience !!

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