Nubra Valley

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Nubra
ལྡུམ་ར།
ldum ra
Town and Villages
Nickname(s): Nubra
Nubra Valley is located in Jammu and Kashmir
Nubra
Location in Occupied Jammu and Kashmir, India
Coordinates: 34°36′N 77°42′E / 34.6°N 77.7°E / 34.6; 77.7Coordinates: 34°36′N 77°42′E / 34.6°N 77.7°E / 34.6; 77.7
Country  India
State Jammu and Kashmir
District Leh
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Nubra (Tibetan: ལྡུམ་ར) is a valley in the region of Ladakh, India. Diskit, the capital of the Nubra area, is about 150 km (93 mi) north from Leh, the capital of Ladakh. Its name is derived from Ldumra (the valley of flowers).

Nubra river[change | change source]

The Nubra River is a tributary of the Shyok River, which flows into the Indus River. It flows in the Ladakh area of Jammu and Kashmir.