Another important landmark on the Leh-Manali highway is the village of Upshi. Situated 47 kilometer to the Southeast of Leh on the banks of Indus river, Upshi is an important milestone for the people who are looking to make the journey all the way to Tso Moriri. The Upshi village is a quaint and rustic village on the road to Tibet which survives on goat farming and tourism.