Special Permits

Permit and Passport Tourist don't require permit for Leh; however, all foreigners are required to registered at Drass, Rumtse and Sarchu if they are traveling by road. Those traveling by air get themselves registered at the airport. The tourist are required to get a permit for restricted areas like Tsomoriri, Tsokar, Pangong Lakes, Dhahanu and Nubra Valley, which can be obtain through registered travel agencies. Make it sure to carry six photocopies of the permit while traveling, to submit at the Checking points.

For visiting Khardungla, Nubra valley, Pangong and Tsomoriri Lakes and the Dah-Hanu area of Leh District, it is mandatory to obtain Protected Area permits from the Deputy Commissioner’s Office at Leh.

For International Travelers
It is advised to produce the following documents at least 1 Working day prior to the date of travel to process the Entry Permit.

  • Copy of their Passport and Visa.
  • A nominal fee will be applicable in regard to the Travelling Area.
For domestic Travelers
It is advised to produce the following documents at least 1 Working day prior to the date of travel to process the Entry Permit.
  • Copy the Identity Prof.
  • A nominal fee will be applicable in regard to the Travelling Area.