Nubra is popularly known as Ldumra or the valley of orchard/flowers. It is situated in the North of Ladakh, between Karakoram and Ladakh ranges of Himalayas & lies at average altitude about 10,000 feet above sea level.
Sham valley is known for its apricots, walnuts, apples, buckwheat and Aryan people who live in Bema, Dha, Darchiks, Garcon, Hanu & Batalik villages, the have a distinct culture. Main attraction in sham valley are listed below:
This valley is possibly the most attractive areas in the District as far as scenic beauty, brackish lakes and wild life. The vast pastures with their gently flowing streams and the lakes amidst the spectacularly colored mountains are quite unlike anything a tourist see anywhere in India. The main attractions of Changthang are:
Zanskar Valley is located on the southern part of Ladakh it is separated from other parts of Ladakh by the Zanskar mountain range and it has beautiful lush green pastaures and many age old monestries; Places of attractions in zanskar valley are: