How to Visit the Nubra Valley, NW India

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This is a outline on how to visit the Nubra Valley, NW India, by motorcycle. I will provide details that include maps, costs, logistical requirements and facts as well as links to a full written narrative, photos and videos. This is a self-guided activity on a shoestring. Follow the links to dig deeper into the adventure.

Difficulty Level:  This is an Easy Activity

Map of Jammu Kashmir Area

jammu kashmir map
Map of Nubra Valley
nubra valley map

Google Map of Area


Permit required to enter the Nubra Valley, minimum group of 4 people on each permit. Cost aprox. $5 (4 names & 4 nights)

Many guesthouses in both Hunder and Deskit. Hunder is much prettier and less commercial.

cost range

Total Cost Range of this Adventure is: $


Permit (4 names, and 4 nights)
1 Night in Hunder guesthouse
2 day motorbike rental
Full tank of motorbike fuel
Total $75


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Link to Full Narrative

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