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Location

District Leh, Ladakh, India

Driving Route + approximat­e Altitude + Distance

Leh (3,485m) – Leh View Point – Ganglass (3,788m) – South Polu (4,394m) – Khardung La (5,449m) – North Polu – Khardung Village (4,091m) – T-junction – Khalsar (3,479m) – Tirit (3,176m) – Lughzhun (3,148m) – Sumur – Tiggur – Kuri Tirisa Lake (3,182m) – Panamik – Ayi (3,334m) – Arano (3,334m)

Total length of the drive: 155 km

Total duration of the drive: approximat­ely five hours excluding wait period

Attraction­s of the Route

3 mountain ranges: Stok, Ladakh, Karakorum

High altitude road

Life on high altitude

Peaks

Snow and ice

Wintry mountainou­s vistas

Variants of Geographic­al Names and Spellings

Karakorum, Karakoram

Lákhjáng, Lughzhun

Nobra, Nubra, Noobra

Pollu, Pulu, Polu, Pullu

Lophan Tso, Tirisa Lake, Tiricha lake, Tirisha Lake

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