An Amazing “Must Do” Circuit in Ladakh
Digar La with Nubra and Pangong Tso trek is a circuit in Ladakh. Explore the surreal landscapes of Ladakh and experience adventure and natural beauty at its best.
Traverse Digar La which towers at an altitude of 5432 m and connects Indus and Nubra valleys.
Descend through the picturesque Nubra valley and enjoy the drive across some high passes i.e. Wari La (5300 m) and Chag La (5360 m) to reach Pangong Tso, the largest high altitude lake in Ladakh.
Go through the Astounding Parts of Ladakh
Start the trip with two days of acclimatization and exploring Leh.
The trail passes through dry region with very less vegetation but high Himalayan wildlife.
After Digar La, get down through the Nubra valley which offers magnificent views of Karakoram Range.
Enjoy the drive to Hunder and Pangong Tso through Wari La and Chang La.
Get Amused by the Views and Pangong Tso
From Digar La get amused by the views of Stok Range, Karakoram Range and Saser Kangri.
Pangong Tso, it the largest high altitude Lake in Ladakh lying at the border of China.
Pangong Tso’s half part is present in India and the other half is present in China. Spend your leisure time walking along its banks.
Key Points of Digar La with Nubra and Pangong Tso Trek
Level is Moderate
Proper conditioning & training of body required
Need proper gear & clothing for sub-zero temperature
Shoes are the single most important equipment.
High Altitude requires proper acclimatization.
Beautiful landscapes so carry good photo gear & Extra battery backup.
The backpack should not exceed 10kgs.
Must Read about Digar La with Nubra and Pangong Tso Trek
Duration – 8 days (Leh to Leh)
Best Time – May to Oct
Level – Moderate
Highest point – 5432 m
Weather – Nights are cold and day temperature is pleasant during the season.
Temperature – (20°C to 30°C) (5°C to 15°C)
Starting point – Leh
Short Itinerary Digar La with Nubra and Pangong Tso Trek
Day-1 – Reach Leh (3500 m)
Day-2 – Acclimatization Day
Day 3 – Drive from Leh to Saboo (3900 m) and trek to Saboo Phu (4200 m)
Day 4 – Saboo Phu to Digar La base (4850 m) (5 km)
Day 5 – Digar La base to Digar La (5432 m) descend to Chumik Yokma (4650 m) (12 km)
Day 6 – Chumik Yokma to Digar (3950 m) (7 km). Drive to Hunder (3200 m) (70 km)
Day 7 – Hunder to Wari La (5300 m) – Chag La (5360 m) and Pangong Tso (4400 m) (240 km)
Day 8 – Pangong Tso to Chang La and Leh (230 km)