About Umling La - Umling La Top (Umling Pass)

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About Umling La - Umling La Top (Umling Pass)

Post by royalenfielder » Thu Oct 05, 2017 2:06 pm

This just came in one of the WhatsApp groups Umling La (La means 'Pass')

About route, location, permit and permissions for Umling la

You don't need any special permission to reach Umling La. Normal permission would work which will cost you 400 rupees and you do not require any army contact for this.

There are 3 way to reach Umling la. Download offline map before you start so these coordinate will take you the pass straight away.

First route: Via Koyul
Via koyul you need permission as mentioned above.

Handle to photila 35km
Photila to photile 22km
Photile BRO camp
32.7606004, 79.1530760

1st bridge
32.7008113, 79.1629603

2nd bridge water crossing
32.6669416, 79.1689503

Umlingla
32.6930000, 79.2718610
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Second route: Via Photi La

1. Hanle to Photi La 35km if you don't take short cuts. The road sign shows 28km from Hanle but that is an incorrect figure.
2. Photila to Photile village is 22km: There is no one just a bro post and they are very helpful they served us juice , eggs , lunch also.
3. Photile village to 2nd bridge is 13km. First you have to cross Indus River after 7km and again after 5km
4. From 2nd water crossing Umling la is 38km where in 24km road is Mattel road and 10km is under construction.

2nd route
Via ukdungla
Hanle to ukdungle 30km

Ukdungla bro site
32.6012884, 78.9655339

Ukdungle to phutila 15km

Phutila pass
32.6231920, 79.0761610

2nd bridge water crossing
32.6669416, 79.1689503

Umlingla
32.6930000, 79.2718610

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Third route: Via Ukdungle

Hanle to ukdungle 30km a trail way.
Ukdungle to 1st bridge is 28km
Where in 14km roads is good till phutile pass after that 14km off road

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Coordinates routes created by Rider of adventurous path #rapsters.
SMT: Thanks to the Rapsters for the above information



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Re: About Umling La - Umling La Top (Umling Pass)

Post by traveldiaries » Wed Nov 08, 2017 10:58 pm

royalenfielder wrote:
Thu Oct 05, 2017 2:06 pm
This just came in one of the WhatsApp groups Umling La (La means 'Pass')

About route, location, permit and permissions for Umling la

You don't need any special permission to reach Umling La. Normal permission would work which will cost you 400 rupees and you do not require any army contact for this.

There are 3 way to reach Umling la. Download offline map before you start so these coordinate will take you the pass straight away.

First route: Via Koyul
Via koyul you need permission as mentioned above.

Handle to photila 35km
Photila to photile 22km
Photile BRO camp
32.7606004, 79.1530760

1st bridge
32.7008113, 79.1629603

2nd bridge water crossing
32.6669416, 79.1689503

Umlingla
32.6930000, 79.2718610
-----------------------

Second route: Via Photi La

1. Hanle to Photi La 35km if you don't take short cuts. The road sign shows 28km from Hanle but that is an incorrect figure.
2. Photila to Photile village is 22km: There is no one just a bro post and they are very helpful they served us juice , eggs , lunch also.
3. Photile village to 2nd bridge is 13km. First you have to cross Indus River after 7km and again after 5km
4. From 2nd water crossing Umling la is 38km where in 24km road is Mattel road and 10km is under construction.

2nd route
Via ukdungla
Hanle to ukdungle 30km

Ukdungla bro site
32.6012884, 78.9655339

Ukdungle to phutila 15km

Phutila pass
32.6231920, 79.0761610

2nd bridge water crossing
32.6669416, 79.1689503

Umlingla
32.6930000, 79.2718610

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Third route: Via Ukdungle

Hanle to ukdungle 30km a trail way.
Ukdungle to 1st bridge is 28km
Where in 14km roads is good till phutile pass after that 14km off road

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Coordinates routes created by Rider of adventurous path #rapsters.
SMT: Thanks to the Rapsters for the above information
Thanks @royalenfielder nice details, will plan sometime next year, will take a bike this time n not a car for change...


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Re: About Umling La - Umling La Top (Umling Pass)

Post by hirak.mazumder » Fri Nov 17, 2017 1:03 pm

Tell me the route After Khardung-la.. Which landmark should i aim for after it..



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Re: About Umling La - Umling La Top (Umling Pass)

Post by yayawar » Fri Nov 17, 2017 2:17 pm

For Umling La, you don't need to cross Khardung La. You rather need to go from Leh to Hanle (Leh-Karu-Upshi-Chumathang-Mahe-Nyoma-Loma-Hanle) and from there you can attempt Umling La via Photi La or Ukdungle.



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