Hike up the Kongmaru la pass, steep climb to Kongmaru pass. Once you get to the top of the pass you can see the prayer flags on the top of the pass and all around you lies the mountain ranges of Ladakh.
Mmoving down to Nimaling a grazing area for the nomads of the Markha valley. Nimaling has a tea tent, you can stop have some tea and keep moving down towards Thathungtse. Camp along the river side.