Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers, Leh

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Witness the merging of a mighty river and one of its north-flowing tributaries at Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers. The main river, a regional lifeline, has a green and brown coloration, while its tributary has a particularly shiny blue color: as they meet, the combining of the colors creates a pleasing visual effect, so make sure to bring your camera. Take time to appreciate the dramatic surrounding scenery, where barren valleys and rugged peaks frame the two rivers and provide a number of natural viewpoints. Before you head to Leh, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Leh trip itinerary maker website, to make sure you see all that Leh has to offer, including Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers.
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  • The Confluence – Indus & Zanskar - At times, at the Sangam, the Indus River can be seen as shiny blue while the Zanskar river is dirty green. In the summer season, Zanskar is swollen and rapid, while....  more »
  • You have to see it to believe it. The confluence of the Indus and Zanskar river is nothing but natures miracle. What stands out is that the water in these rivers are two different shades and is sight....  more »

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