If you are visiting Tso Moriri, Chumathang is a small town where you should definitely have a stopover for a calming and serene experience. Mostly famous for its hot springs, this place has just 127 households and offers a good spot to take a relief from altitude sickness after coming from Tso Moriri.
Lying on the banks of the Indus river, Chumathang is a quiet and peaceful place to relax your thoughts and enjoy the simple Ladakhi lifestyle. The place also boasts of a few dhabas and restaurants offering you delicious lunch when you are in for a vacation in Ladakh.
Highlights: When visiting here, one should check out the Hot Spring Resort that is located just 2 km to the east of the hot springs.
Best time to visit: The months from April to June offer the best time for visiting Chumathang.
Location: Chumathang Village, Jammu and Kashmir, India Distance from Leh: Chumathang is located at a distance of 138 kilometers from Leh