Take a break with this 10 days 9 nights trip to Ladakh. Start your trip from the heavenly city of Srinagar, moving forward to the treacherous terrains of Kargil, the unmatched beauty of Leh, and finally the picture-perfect hills of Manali. Witness the stunning Sonamarg, take selfies at the Indus-Zanskar confluence, have your car magically driven up the Magnetic Hill, and ride a camel on the cold deserts of Nubra Valley.
On your trip to Ladakh, you shall visit the various monasteries, sit by the banks of the Pangong Lake, hang out at the ‘3 Idiots’ School, drive over some of the highest motorable mountain passes in the world, and experience the delish flavours of the cuisines in Ladakh. A perfect blend of fun, adventure, and breathtaking vistas, your holiday in Ladakh is all you need to escape from your monotonous daily routine.
Day 1: Welcome to Srinagar
Upon your arrival at Srinagar, get transferred to your hotel and relax in your room. Spend the evening leisurely. Go for shopping, try local cuisines, or merely enjoy the scenic beauty of Srinagar from your room window. Enjoy a delicious dinner and overnight stay at your hotel.
Day 2: Srinagar – Sonamarg – Kargil
Have some fresh breakfast and begin your journey to Kargil. Enroute, visit Sonmarg, Drass (the second coldest inhabited place in the world) & the Kargil War Memorial. Upon reaching your hotel in Kargil, have dinner and retire for the night.
Day 3: Kargil – Lamayuru – Alchi – Leh
Fuel yourself with a healthy breakfast & start your journey to Leh. Enroute, visit the monastery of Mulbekh & Lamayuru and witness the Moon landscape. Enjoy breathtaking views of Namkila & Fatula Passes, the Indus-Zanskar confluence, Magnetic Hill & visit the Gurdwara Patthar Sahib. Upon arrival at Leh, the representative will assist you to your hotel. Savour a sumptuous dinner & overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 4: Leh to Nubra
After having a hearty breakfast, drive to Nubra Valley via Khardung La Pass. Enroute, view the charming Diskit & Hunder Villages. Upon reaching Nubra, check into your camps and enjoy camel safari in the sand dunes (at one’s own arrangement). Have dinner and a peaceful rest.
Day 5: Nubra Valley Sightseeing and back to Leh
Post breakfast, visit the beautiful Diskit & Hunder Villages. Explore the monasteries and the lifestyle of the people before you transfer back to Leh. Check-in to your hotel at Leh and rest in your room. Enjoy dinner and an overnight stay at your hotel.
Day 6: Leh – Pangong Lake
Enjoy an early morning breakfast and proceed to Pangong Lake via Chang La Pass – the third highest motorable road in the world. Enroute, we stop by at Hemis monastery, Thiksey Monastery and also visit the ‘3 Idiots’ school. Check into your camps at Pangong Lake. Dinner and an overnight stay at camp.
Distance from Leh to Pangong Lake: 160 km
Travel Time (Leh to Pangong Lake): 6 hrs
Day 7: Pangong lake to Leh
After enjoying breakfast, proceed to Leh. Take a short halt at Changla Pass to enjoy a cup of piping hot tea. Spend your afternoon in the Leh market and collect souvenirs. Upon reaching Leh, check into your hotel and rest. Enjoy dinner and an overnight stay at Leh.
Day 8: Leh – Sarchu – Jispa
Post breakfast, proceed to Jispa via Baralacha, Sarchu, Lachulung La and Tanglang La Pass witnessing unbelievable beauty of mother nature. Upon reaching Jispa, check into the hotel/camp and retire for the night.
Day 9: Jispa – Keylong – Rohtang – Manali
After a delicious breakfast, drive off to Manali via Rohtang Pass and Keylong. On the way, you’ll cross some of the highest mountain passes in the world. On reaching Manali, check into your hotel and proceed to your room for some rest. Enjoy dinner and overnight stay in Manali.
Day 10: Departure from Manali
Savour a hearty breakfast in the morning. Get transferred to the bus stand from where you can ride back home.
Accommodation on twin sharing basis as per hotel category selected.
Breakfast and Dinner.
Airport Pick and Drop along with Assistance on arrival in Leh.
All Transport by Non-AC SUV (Scorpio /Xylo) or Tempo Traveller, with Expert Driver / Guide.
Inner line Permit & Environment Fees where Applicable.
Professional Tour Manager Overseeing the entire tour.
Oxygen Cylinders (1 per Vehicle).
Traditional Welcome in Ladakh.
Any airfare & train ticket.
Travel / Medical Insurance.
Any kind of Personal Expenses or Optional Tour / Extra Meals Ordered.
Monument entrance and Camel Safari Charges.
Expenses of personal nature such as tips, telephone calls, laundry, liquor etc.
Cost incidental to any change in the itinerary / stay on account of flight cancellation due to bad weather, ill health and roadblocks and / or any factors beyond control.
Any other item not specified.
Prior to 45 days or more: 35% of tour cost
Between 44-31 days of departure: 50% of tour cost
Between 30-11 days of departure: 75% of tour cost
10 days to date of departure or No Show: 100% of tour cost