Nubra Valley, a paradise between Tibet and Kashmir

Nubra Valley, Leh, Jammu and Kashmir 194401

Simona Bertolaso

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Located between Tibet and Kashmir and surrounded by snow capped peaks of the Himalayas, the Nubra valley is nothing shorter than a paradise. This picturesque valley is located at an altitude of 10000 feet above sea level. The famous Siachen glacier is located to the North of Nubra valley. It is the second longest glacier outside the polar regions.To reach the Nubra valley, you have to cross the Khardung La Pass. At an altitude of 5602 meters, it is the highest motorable road in the world. The attractions are endless on the route to Nubra valley.The Nubra valley is also known as Moon land, because in winter season this amazing valley looks like a landscape of the Moon. There is also a cold desert between Diskit and Hundur regions of Nubra valley. You can also see sand dunes and double humped Bactrian camels in this desert.

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