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    Custom Tours to Nubra Valley

    Nubra Valley, is one of the most favorite destinations among the tourists situated in the heart of Leh and Ladakh. Leh and Ladakh is well-dotted with captivating vistas and quaint villages which form various regions and valleys in Leh and Ladakh. One of the most loved and fascinating valleys is the – Nubra Valley. Nubra Valley is located at a distance of 160 kms from Leh at an altitude of 3000-7000 m above sea level. Once it was part of a famous silk route to central Asia. Nowadays, Nubra Valley is known as the gateway of world-famous Siachen Glacier which is the world’s highest and coldest battlefield. The valley is covered with thick snow in the winters which attracts rare animals like snow leopards which can be seen here easily.

    Nubra Valley, is popularly known as “Ladakh’s Valley of Flowers” as the valley is decorated with plenty of forest area or Greenland where you can find lush shags of sea buckthorn, roses and other plants. Hence, the valley is also known as “Orchard of Ladakh”. Leh Ladakh tour package and Nubra Valley is the most visited valley in Ladakh as it attracts millions of tourists every year coming from different parts of the world. The valley is famous for its snow and rocky sky-kissing peaks of Himalayan Mountains, amazing bactrian camel rides, golden sand dunes, hot water springs, attractive villages, rushing rivers flowing through the valley and ancient monasteries.

    Lifestyle and Food Culture of Nubra Valley

    Along with captivating landscape and alluring vistas, Leh Ladakh tour package and Nubra Valley is popular for its vibrant culture and traditions which can be seen through its unique art and craft. You will be amazed to see thangkas paintings, fascinating rock carving and colorful festivals celebrated every year in nearby monasteries. Along with this, the valley is well-known for its mouth-watering local cuisines like momos, thukpa and meat. Though the valley has limited stay options and restaurants however you will love exploring the valley and its mesmerizing views. Along with this, the people of Nubra Valley usually lead a very simple life and their main occupation here is agriculture and a little bit of tourism.

    Custom Tours India, would love to welcome you in India where we will take you to visit this amazing valley of Ladakh. Custom Tours India, have various tailor-made tour options which you can choose and explore Leh and Ladakh tour with full comfort. If you are planning to come in groups, then Custom Tours India do have several options where we can arrange a perfect custom group tour of India covering Leh and Ladakh along with other historical places of India.

    Top Sightseeing Places to Visit in Nubra Valley

    Khardungla Pass

    Khardungla Pass is one of the most famous high-altitude passes in the Country which lies on the road to Nubra Valley from Leh. Therefore, the pass is also known as “Gateway to Nubra Valley”. Khardungla Pass is the highest motorable road in the world which is stationed at an impressive height of 5600m or 18380 feet above the sea level. It is recommended to not stay out of your car for more than 20 minutes as the place is covered with chilly winds and snow-capped mountains. Khardungla Pass offers an amazing panoramic view of Leh which fascinates everyone stopping here to take pictures. The pass is well-decorated with colorful prayer flags and small restaurants where you may enjoy masala tea and noodles.

    Diskit Monastery

    Diskit Monastery is set beautifully in the heart of Diskit village in Nubra Valley. Diskit Monastery is the oldest and largest monastery in the entire valley which was established in the early 14th century by Lama Jangsem Zangpo. Diskit Monastery overlooks the Nubra Valley sitting on the top of a hill which offers a fascinating panoramic view of the valley and the Shyok River. The main attraction of this monastery is the majestic 32m tall statue of Maitreya Buddha which marks the starting of Nubra Valley. Along with this, there are almost 100 monks living in the monastery which perform daily prayers and rituals which attracts thousands of tourists. If you want to enjoy their morning prayers, then it is recommended to visit early in the morning.

    Hundar Sand Dunes

    Hundar Village is the first ever pact of Nubra Valley where people came and settled with their cattle and families. Hundar is a heritage village which was the old capital of Nubra Kingdom. The main attraction of this village is the naturally formed golden sand dunes which attracts tourists visiting Nubra Valley. Along with this, you may explore the ruined palace of the royal family sitting on top of a hill and Bactrian camels which were earlier used by traders passing through the Silk Route. Later, these camels are used by the local people to arrange camel rides in the sand dunes. You may also indulge in various adventure activities like quad biking and trekking. You will fall in love with the vast desert land surrounded by rocky peaks of Himalayan Mountains.

    Yarab Tso Lake

    Yarab Tso Lake is one of the most beautiful hidden spots of the Nubra Valley which is located at a distance of 15 kms from Diskit village. This beautiful lake is surrounded by snow-capped peaks of Himalayas, lush green fields and covered by crystal clear blue sky which adds charm to this lake. This is one of the perfect spots for photographers and to click pictures for your social media handles. Along with serene beauty, the lake has religious significance among the locals as they offer prayers to the lake.

    Sumur Monastery

    Sumur Monastery is another beautiful monastery situated in the Nubra Valley. This Buddhist monastery is well-known for its huge collection of Buddhist artifacts and ancient scripts along with fascinating wall art and paintings. In order to reach the monastery, you need to trek for approx. 45 minutes where you can take amazing pictures of the valley and beautiful architecture of this monastery.

    These are the top sightseeing places to explore in the famous Nubra Valley of Ladakh.Custom Tours India, welcomes you to explore our Leh and Ladakh tour package which can be customized according to your taste and comfort.