Fotula Pass

Fotula pass is a mountain pass in Srinagar-Leh highway between Kargil and Leh, in Zanskar range. The highest pass on highway situated at the elevation of 4,108 metres (13,478 ft). Fotu la is one of the two highest passes between Srinagar-Leh highway, the another one is Namika La. The nearest place to Fotu la is Lamayuru, the weather is extremely cold in this area.

There are sharp cuts on the road, they are incredibly conical but well maintained and in good condition. Travelling to these roads is a thrilling experience, an adventurous journey with the captivating scenic beauty all around. The admirer of nature, can witness the unparalleled scenic beauty and the most amazing sunrise and sunset here.


You can travel from Srinagar to Leh, and this is the highest pass in this route.


Foto la has many home stay, hotels and restaurants and the most attractive thing about these home stays is you will get in touch with the friendly local peoples and get to know the true culture of the place.