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A road to Leh.... | by Himalayan Trails
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A road to Leh....

Not very long ago it took weary caravans about three weeks to move from Srinagar to Leh, which was at the cross-roads of many feeder routes of the ancient ' Silk Route'.

Today one reaches Leh in two days by road from Srinagar with just over night stay in Kargil. The road now designated a national highway was constructed in the Sixties…

Here you see Trucks after depositing fuel... coming back.....!

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Taken on August 14, 2006