As one crosses the Zojila Pas(3050 Mtrs) he enters the Drass Valley "The Gateway of Ladakh"
Drass town. (3,230 metres) is a small town on the highway, at 147 kms
from Srinagar on Kargil Srinagar road. It is the second coldest inhabited
place in the world (after Siberia). Winter temperature drop to minus 45 c.
The windchill factor is even greater. In summer, however Drass can be quite
Drass has a pleasant climate in summer. Camping and hiking are very pleasurable. Picnicking is popular in summer in the area. It is also the starting point for three days trek to Suru valley terminating in the beautiful valley of Sankoo.
We provide pakages for War Memorial Trips
All tourists entering Kargil (Ladakh) are registered here at the Tourist registration Counter.