Who doesn’t want to travel to some of the most exotic and scenic destinations of our country and indulge in the enchanting beauty of nature? Nyoma Village, situated in the Leh district on the Banks of the mighty Indus River, promises just that and much more! The picturesque village is an extremely interesting place to explore, majorly because it is a remotely located destination that guarantees tranquillity. So, if you plan to visit someplace really exotic and peaceful then you must not miss visiting Nyoma.
The months from September to May are the best time to visit Nyoma. These months are quite ideal for the purpose of sightseeing. The whole place is snow-clad during these months which can be an unforgettable experience for you.
Pangong Lake is located at an altitude of 14,100 ft, this beauty will leave you speechless. It also acts as a breeding ground for many species of birds. Overall we can say that the vibe of this place is really incredible. If you are someone who loves nature then you must definitely treat yourself to this amazing wonder of nature.
Tso Moriri lake is situated at a height of around 15,000 feet. It is located at a distance of around 240 km from Leh. What’s really interesting to know about this lake is that its shape is like a pearl which makes it a very interesting travel destination.
The Magnetic hill will simply astonish you. Yes, and why not so? Anyone seeing it for the first time won’t be able to believe their eyes. However, that is something that even scientists don’t have the answer for yet.
Located on the northeastern side of Ladakh, the Nubra Valley is actually quite famous for the incredible scenic views. Here, one also gets to experience the famous Shangri-La. There are many local scholars who claim that earlier the name of this place was Ldumra which also means the valley of flowers.
How to Reach Nyoma
To reach Nyoma in Leh, you will need to cover a total distance of about 968, 2,378, 2,486, 3,130 km from Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, and Bengaluru respectively. Here are the details on how you can reach Nyoma in the following ways.
The closest airport from Nyoma is the Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport aka Leh Airport, situated at a distance of around 160-180 km. The airport has good connectivity with other Indian cities and sees frequent direct and connecting flights operating to and fro. After you deboard the flight, hire some means of public transport to continue your journey further.
From Ahmedabad - Board Spicejet, AirAsia, Go Air flights from Ahmedabad Airport. The airfares start from INR 4,000-5,000
From Jaipur - Board Air India, Go Air, Vistara flights from Jaipur Airport. The airfares start from INR 5,000-6,000
From Gwalior - Board Spicejet, Vistara flights from Gwalior Airport. The airfares start from INR 8,000-10,000
The nearest railway station is the Kathua Railway Station situated about 600-700 km away and has overall good train connectivity with about 60-70 trains connecting other cities and towns. From the station, you will need to hire a cab or some other means of public transportation like a bus to continue your journey further.
If you are up for a road trip at a high altitude then Nyoma can definitely be visited via buses and cabs which frequently operate to and fro nearby cities and towns. If you want to travel at your own pace then consider traveling by your own vehicle.