Delhi to Manali via Volvo (13 hrs. Journey) - Pick-up from Delhi airport from where you'll be transferred to bus stand in private vehicle. Board the evening Volvo to Manali. Overnight journey to Manali.
Arrive at Manali - Explore Manali: Reach Manali in the morning from where you'll be transferred to the hotel. Check-in at the hotel and have some rest. In afternoon, we'll head to take a tour of the local market of Manali. Explore the Manali main market just so that you don’t miss out on the mall road experience which every tourist craves for. Visit the old Hidimba temple and take the Yak ride if you want to. Basically, do all the touristy stuff and rest so the basic checklist is cleared off! Overnight stay at the hotel.
Head to Jispa (150 km / 5 hrs. drive) - Check-out the hotel after breakfast and some leisure, gear up and begin your journey to the roof of the world. You travel by a private cab and make your first stop on the way, at Rohtang Pass. Now continue your journey to Jispa where you stay overnight. You are requested to take rest for high altitude acclimatization.
Jispa – Sarchu (3-4 hrs. Journey) - Wake up lazy morning. Check-out the hotel after breakfast and we'll continue our journey to Sarchu (around 90 km Journey). Enroute visit the Deepak Tal, Suraj Tal, etc. Reach Sarchu by afternoon. Rest of the evening is at leisure. Overnight at the camps in Sarchu.
Sarchu – Leh (7-8 hrs drive) - In morning after breakfast, continue your journey to Leh. On the way enjoy the mesmerizing view of Lahchungla, Morey Plains, etc. Reach Leh by evening and enjoy the breathtaking beauty around. Check into the hotel for overnight stay.
Rafting expedition and local sight-seeing in Leh - Wake up early morning. Post breakfast, head for an experience of lifetime – Rafting from Phey to Nimo. Post rafting session, we’ll retrace our steps to Leh – Srinagar highway. The drive further is one of the most spectacular journeys you will have. From the mountains formed by amalgamation of various types and textures of rocks to the dazzling Zanskar Valley, accompanying you all along the journey the white snow clad peaks, this route gives you an absolute picturesque landscape. Head to visit the Magnetic hill, Pathar Sahib Gurudwara, Hall of fame, confluence point, etc. Return to Leh in the evening and visit the Shanti Stupa. The sunset is the perfect backdrop you can wish for. Head back to the hotel by late evening. Overnight in Leh. *Note - rafting is not included in the package. You need to pay in cash on your own - around 1300 INR per person
LEH – PANGONG TSO (150 km – 5 hrs. drive) - After breakfast, drive the mound of earthen monastic dwellings, crowned by the Gompa. The valley is blessed with a beautiful stream flowing through it, originating from the lake, giving a greenish tincture to the otherwise dry landscape around. Apart from flora this area is rich in fauna too. You can see a lot of Himalayan Marmots around the area. However, the main attraction of this circuit is the grand Pangong Tso, which you would reach by early afternoon. The mesmerizing beauty and the fantastic view of Tso places it a league above anything you have seen so far. Overnight stay in Pangong.
Pangong – Leh: After breakfast drive back to Leh. On the way back, visit the Sindhu Ghat, Hemis and Thiksey monastery followed by Shey Palace, There is also a symbolic salute to the brave soldiers of the country. Witness traditional dance performances by local artists from various parts of the country. Then visit The Druk White Lotus School Rancho School. Reach Leh in the evening and overnight in Leh.
Leh – Enroute Khardungla – Nubra Valley: Post Breakfast, 1 person will head to the airport to board the flight back to home. Rest of the 9 adults will proceed to Nubra Valley via the World Highest Motorable road (5602 Mts) Khardungla pass. Arrive Nubra and proceed for a visit to the White Sand Dunes at Hunder. You can enjoy the camel ride (on your own). Later we'll head to visit Hunder and Diskit monasteries. Overnight stay in Nubra.
Nubra – Turtuk - Nubra (Full day sight-seeing) - Post breakfast check out & drive to Hunder. Spend some time on the white sand dunes here; do a ride on the Double Humped Bactrian Camels. Stop en route for packed lunch. At noon reach the picturesque border village of Turtuk which technically falls in Baltistan- the Balti region of Pakistan & was annexed by India during the 1971’ war. Spend the rest of the day walking around and interacting with the locals- the whole feel is like being in Pakistan but rest assured the locals are very friendly & patriotic towards India. Overnight stay in Nubra.
Nubra – Leh: Post breakfast, begin your journey for the day, exploring the various villages of Nubra Valley. Retrace your steps past Diskit, to go to Khalsar Walk your way to the ancient Gompa. Spend some time and then drive back over Khardung La to reach Leh by early evening. The sunset is the perfect backdrop you can wish for. Dinner and overnight stay in Leh.
Leh to Tsomoriri (6-7 hrs. Journey) - After breakfast head for a route famously known as road less traveled. The fact that this route is so less taken already makes it feel like some exotic land. The colors of the mountains and the salt marches only add to the scene. Reach Tsomoriri by afternoon. The landscape is out of this world as you reach the shore, the mountains welcome you, gentle waves invite you the extravaganza and the clouds don't want to be left out, they will create some drama too! Sit on the white sand and enjoy the serenity. Dinner and overnight stay in Swiss cottage camps in Tsomoriri.
Tsomoriri to Jispa (11-12 hrs. Journey) - In morning after breakfast, bid the Ladakh region goodbye and head to Jispa in your private vehicle. Enroute visit the Morey Plains, Deepak Tal, Suraj Tal, Sarchu, Lahchungla, etc. Reach Jispa by evening. Check-in at the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Jispa – Manali (5 hrs Journey) and then back to home - Wake up early morning. Check-out after breakfast and we'll start our journey to Manali via Rohtang Pass. Reach Manali in afternoon where you'd return the bikes and will be transferred to the Volvo bus stand to board the evening Volvo to Delhi.
Arrive at Delhi bus stand in the morning from where you'll be transferred to airport to board the flight back to home.
The Kora Pangong Camp
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Tsomoriri Inn Cottage
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Accommodation for 2 nights (Pangong & Tsomoriri) in properties & room categories specified in the itinerary. Volvo bus tickets from Delhi to Manali and return. All ex – Manali transportation from Day 2 to Day 14, as per the itinerary in private vehicle (Innova) along with 3 bikes (RE 350cc) including 2 helmets per bike. Includes driver’s expenses, parking & toll charges, and road taxes. All the sight-seeing and transfers as per the itinerary. Delhi Airport pick up and drop to bus stand is included. On Day 8, Leh airport drop of 1 adult is included. Meals: MAP (Breakfast and dinner only) at Pangong and Tsomoriri. Inner line permits for Nubra valley ,Pangong Tso & Tsomoriri Environmental & Wildlife fee in Leh All applicable taxes
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Welcome at the Leh airport from where you'll be transferred to hotel in your private vehicle. Check-in at the hotel. Acclimatizing to the altitude is very important journey before doing any activity s...
Day 1 : Arrive at Leh
Welcome at the Leh airport from where you'll be transferred to hotel in your Sharing Vehicle. Check-in at the hotel. Acclimatizing to the altitude is very important journey befor...