Himalayan – Ladakh Tour (Pickup Manali / drop Leh)- 7 Nights 8 days
Sarchu is a major halt point with tented accommodation in the Himalayas on the Leh-Manali Highway, on the boundary between Himachal Pradesh and Ladakh in India.
Leh is the joint capital and largest town of the union territory of Ladakh in India. Leh, located in the Leh district, was also the historical capital of the Himalayan Kingdom of Ladakh,
Nubra is a subdivision and a tehsil in the Indian union territory of Ladakh. Its inhabited areas form a tri-armed valley cut by the Nubra and Shyok rivers. Its Tibetan name Ldumra means “the valley of flowers”
Pangong Tso or Pangong Lake is an endorheic lake spanning eastern Ladakh and West Tibet situated at an elevation of 4,225 m. It is 134 km long and divided into five sublakes, called Pangong Tso, Tso Nyak, Rum Tso and Nyak Tso.
Pickup from Manali & Drive towards Sarchu, enroute crossing over Rohtang Pass (3980 Mts. ASL) via Koksar (stop for Passport check) Sisu falls at Keylong, the district HQs of Keylong Valley. Drive over Baralachla-la (4892 Mts. ASL). On arrival at Sarchu, check in at Fixed Camps for overnight stay & Dinner. Overnight at Camp.
After breakfast, drive to Leh with a view of magnificent Zanskar Range. Drive over Naklila & Lachungla Pass (5060 Mts. ASL) Stop at Pang for Passport check. Proceed further through More Plains & then ascend over Tanglangla Pass (5330 Mts. ASL). After descending from Tanglangla, you will drive to Leh alongside the Indus River. On Arrival, check in at hotel for overnight stay & Dinner.
After breakfast, proceed for a day SS trip to Gurudwara Pather Saab, Hall of Fame, Magnetic Hill & Confluence Point (Sangam). Return to Leh for dinner & overnight stay at Hotel
Breakfast at the hotel.Early Morning Leave NUBRA VALLEY passing thru Horzey & Gangles Village. The road then rises to reach Khardongla (5602 Mts.) the world’s highest Motorable road & enjoy the landscape & the beautiful birds eye view of the Leh town. Halt for a picnic at Khardongla village + Another 35 Kms drive takes to Khalsar at Shyok Valley, where the scenery is all around. The road after crossing Khalsar Bridge at Shyok River enters Nubra Valley & then proceed along the Nubra River to arrive in the afternoon at Tegar or Kyegar as locally called. Meals & Overnight stay at the Camp.
After Breakfast transfer to Pangong via Agham Shyok Road. This route follows the Shyok River from Agham to Shyok Village, 36 km. However, 14 km past Agham the road crosses the river without bridge. In summer the river is far too dangerous to ford, making it impossible to reach the other side. Dinner and overnight at the Camp.
Enjoy the landscape in the back drop of the Lake. This famous blue brackish Lake of Pangong is 5/6 Kms wide and over 144 Kms long with half of its running the other side of the “INDO CHINA BORDER”. One rarely feels so close to nature and environment and the scenery is unforgettable. In the late afternoon drive back to Leh. Dinner& overnight stay in Leh.
In time transfer to airport to connect the flight for Delhi. Meeting and assistance at Leh Airport on Departure.