10 Night 11 days
DAY 01: DELHI – MANALI (580 KM) by Volvo (Ac Video Coach) pick up from new Delhi railway sttn. to drop drop volvo Departs from Delhi to Manali by Volvo Bus by 5:30 pm. (Boarding Point Cannaught Place). Overnight Journey
Day 02:Manali To Sarchu -Reaches Manali at 8 am. Check in Hotel. After Rest for 1 Hours you can enjoy Today we start our journey to Leh with a halt at Midway between Leh -ManaliHighway at Sarchu for a night. Here we cross numereous passes like Rohtang Pass (3978 m), Keylong (3350 m), BaralachaPass (4890m) with overnight stopover at Sarchu (4253 m), border of the states of Himachal Pradesh (Lahaul) and Jammu & Kashmir (Ladakh and also the mid-way ofLeh -Manali Highway. Just after arrival in Sarchu we check in at our tented campsite( Gold drop adventure camp ) or similar for overnight stay.
Day 03: Sarchu – Leh(255 Kms)- The trail continuos for Leh by early morning, post breakfast , through Nakeela and Lachangla Pass 16,617 ft and later halt for lunch at Pang or nearby place where we will refill and refresh our senses and body.. After Lunch drive toLeh passing through SkyangchuThang (Biggest and Highest Plateau on Earth on Stretch of 42 Kms), Tanglang La Pass 17,585ft and Indus Valley will give you a refreshing view of a lifetime On arrival in Leh you’ll met by local agent representative and check in at our Hotel.
Day 04: Leh - Visit to Thikse (Height 3230 M) - HemisGompa (Height 3450 M) -You start the day by visiting theShey Palace ( summmer palace of the king during 16 th century ) Sindhu Darshan that is (Indus river) and then to Thikse monastery, which is one of the most vibrant and active monasteries in theLadakh.Bulit in 16th century and is part of the Gelug-pa Sectand It is headed by successive reincarnations of the Khanpo Rimpoche. The Gompa is 12 storied and painted in deep shades of red, ochre and white and has evolved around a central courtyard with buildings surrounding it from three sides with the main dukhang, which houses numerous racks containing religious texts, the main alter lies a small chamber that contains images of revered deities. Continue the trail to HEMIS Monastery, crossing over the Indus at the village of Karu village .The most famous and largest of Ladakh's monasteries, Hemis Gompa dates back to the 17th century and was built over a period of 40 years (1602 - 1642 A.D.). Hemis is well known for its festival or Hemis Tsechu commemorating the birthday of Guru Padmasambhava. In the year of the Monkey (every 12 years of tibetan calendar) a giant thang-ka ( wall painting ) depicting Guru Padmasambhava( lotus born ) is unfurled from the terrace draping the five-stored facade and delicately wrought in pearls and appliqué, it is one of the most famous art treasures of Ladakh. The central courtyard forms the focus for the masked dances held every year in summer,the dukhang, remnants of the original 17th century murals can be seen. The Monastery boasts of an excellent library and museum of well preserved frescoes and murals, silver gilt chortens and a Kashmiri lacquered wooden throne. Later drive back to Leh overnight stay.
Day 05:Leh To Pangong Lake (06 Hours Approx.)-Today after early breakfast , start your drive to Pangong lake via Thiksay monastery and Shay. Enjoy the turquoise color panoramic lake and the magnificent mountains and landscapes which will leave you awestruck . Spent your afternoon enjoy the beauty of Pangong lake and check in Overnight Camp
Day 06: Pangong Lake To Leh (06 Hours Approx.)-After a late breakfast , we stroll in and around lake and watch the mother nature soothes you .Later drive back to Leh by visiting Thiksay monasteries and Shay Palace , if not visited the day before . Overnight Hotel.
Day 07: Nubra valley 135km.-After an early breakfast ,drive to beautiful NubraValley via Khardungla (Highest Motorable road in the World, 18,380 ft) with the zig zag trail continues and drive till Hundar village. On arrival check in Nature's nest North camp. Afternoon enjoy the beauty of sand dune and double hump camel. Overnight at Camp or similar...
Day 08 :Nubra valley to Leh.-Today , we get up early morning visit to Diskit monastery and have wonderful view of Nubra valley. Later drive to Sumoor village and back to Leh via same trail of khardong village and khardongla. Overnight Hotel..
Day 09. Leh Drive to Kargil enroute visiting Lamayuru monastery.-After visiting the monastery we drive straight to Kargil over Fatu-la [13,489 ft] which is the highest pass on Srinagar – Leh. Overnight Kargil.
Day 10: Kargil/Srinagar Via Sonamarg-After a night at Kargil, having breakfast at kargil drive to Srinagar crossing Daras war memory, and Tigar hill and the massive Zojila pass while reaching sonamarg in between to reachSrinagar. Overnight House boat /Hotel at Srinagar
Day 11: srinagar air port drop/to Jammu Railway stn. drop.(300 km 6/7Has)
The Cost Includes :
Accommodation in Hotels on MAPAI Break Fast/Dinner.
All transfers and sightseeing by non ac innova cars/ Xylo or Scorpio
Ladakh Environments fee
Inner-line permits to Restricted areas of Pangong /Nubra
Wildlife fee and red cross ( for permit)
Welcome with traditional Ladakh scarf ( Khataks ) and drinks ( Tea /coffee) and Ladakh tea/ Delhi to manali Volvo bus
Cost Doesn't Includes:
Personal drinks, tips, insurance if any.
Hotel and camps
Leh : Natures land Ladakh/ Holiday Ladakh / Mahay Retreat
Nubra: Nature's Nest North luxury camps/ Shangrila Deluxe camp
Pangong : Camp Watermark / Changla Guest House/ Nature's Nest camp /similar
Kargil: Caravan Sarai /camp /similar
Srinagar : Deluxe house boats/ Srinagar :Hotels- Hotel City Grace / Hotel Grand Osheen
manali:- Hotel Alpine / Hotel Apple Rose
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