Ulley Snow Leopard

At almost 4,000 metres above sea level stands Ulley, a small village in West Ladakh just north of the Indus River. This gorgeous valley is a wildlife lovers delight, being home to a wide variety of Himalayan species, the most famous being the beautiful snow leopard.

Snow Leopards in Ulley

The village and surrounding area of Ulley have fairly recently been developed for snow leopard tracking, but sightings of these majestic creatures cannot be guaranteed, and are likely to only be from a distance.

Himalayan Wildlife in Ulley

Ulley is also home to an array of animals including the Himalayan fox and wolf, Siberian (Asiatic) ibex and Urial (long-legged, small-horned native wild sheep). Birds include Bearded and Himalayan Griffon Vultures Golden eagles, Chukor and Tibetan partridges, Lammergeier, Red-billed Choughs.


How to discover Ulley with Authentic India Tours

If you would like to discover Ulley please contact our travel experts on 01792 315499 or email info@aitholidays.com Our recommended tour is our Monasteries, Lakes and High Passes of Ladakh Tour.