Silk Route (10 Night 11 Days)
Duration : 10 Night 11 Days
Category : Medium
Group Size : 02 Pax ( Min)
Peak Point : 5602(Mts) by Jeep ( Khardong La) (Changla 53055Mts)
Best time to Plan : May till end of October.
Activity : Adventure.
Destination Covered; Srinagar / Kargil / Lamayuru / Sangam /Magnetic Hill /Pthar Shahib (Gurudwara) Hall of Fame/ Leh Palace/ Santi Stupa/ Nubra Valley/Pangong Lake / Manali.
Day-01: Srinagar to kargil (210km),
Day - 02: Kargil to Leh ( 224Km),
Day - 03: Later in the evening visit Shanti Stupa and Leh Bazar for orientation. Overnight at hotel.
Day- 04: Leh: Hemis, Thiksey, , Shey, Stock .
Day - 05 : Leh: Nubra Valley Via Khardong la Disket, Hundar.
DAy - 06: Nubra Valley : Hundar , Summer, Panamick , Leh
Day - 07:Leh; Pangong Lake Via Changla pass
Day - 08:Pangong Lake Leh.
Day - 09: Free day,
Day -10 : Leh to Sarchu,
Day - 11: Sarchu to Manali
The Journey Begins Now!
After early breakfast drive to kargil(210km), Soon after leaving Srinagar, we enter Sonmarg, which means “Meadow of Gold”. Continue drive for Kargil via the Zozilla Pass (11575 ft). On the Road to Kargil we also visit Vijay Samarak (Kargil War Memorial) and the legendary Tiger Hill. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
After early breakfast drive for Leh(224km ) via visiting Lamayuru Monastery which is one of the oldest monastery of Ladakh . The monastery is famous for its rich wall paintings, collection OF Thankas , Murals, scriptures and Statues of different forms of Bhuddha and other Buddhist Dities. Beside monastery Lamayuru also attracts tourist for its Landscape quite similar to the Lunar Terrain visiting Alchi MonasteryI(hot lunch at Alchi) Sangam( confluence of two rivers, Indus and Zanskar) and Magnetic Hill( the hill that defies the gravity). Reach Leh by evening and check in at Hotel. Dinner and overnight at Hotel.
Full day rest to get acclimatized to the high altitude of 3524 Meters (11,500 ft). Later in the evening visit Shanti Stupa and Leh Bazar for orientation. Overnight at hotel.
Full day sightseeing tour of Shey Palace, Sindhu Ghat, Thiksey and Hemis Monastery, (museum & royal residence). Hemis is situated 45 Km west of Ladakh, Hemis Monastery is one of the most wealthiest and largest monastery of ladakh later drive back from the same route to visit Thiksay Monastery which is famous for its gigantic statue of Materaya lastly we visit Shey Palace the summer hub of Namgyal Dynasty kings . overnight at Hotel.
After early breakfast drive for Nubra Valley at early as possible, which is 135 km from Leh enroute through the world highest accessible road Khardong La(18,379 ft). Reach Diskit (headquarter of Nubra valley) by noon and check in at the hotel/camp and have Hot lunch. Evening visit Diskit Monastery, and Sand dunes in Hunder Village 7km from Diskit and take a ride of Double Humped bacterian Camels. Dinner and overnight at hotel/camp
After breakfast visit Summur Monastery and Panamik village (hot water spiring). Later drive back to Leh from the same route crossing Khardong La Pass reach back by the afternoon, check in at hotel and have hot lunch in hotel. Evening free for leisure and explore the local MARKET. Dinner and overnight at Hotel.
After early breakfast drive for Pangong Lake which is 149Km from Leh enroute visiting Thiksay Monastery before proceed to Changla Pass which is third highest mountain motrable pass in the world. The Lake is situated at the height of 4350 meters (14270 ft) in the Changthang region of Leh district. The lake is hardly six to seven kilometer at its widest point and over 130km long, it is bisected by the international border between India and China. The Saline water Lake is at the height of 4,350 m (14,270 ft) and has a brilliant color variation including deep blue and turquoise. Dinner and overnight at hotel/ camp.
Leave Pangong after breakfast and drive back towards Leh from the same route. At the Karu road junction, drive across the Indus and take the road to Hemis, visit the famous 17th century Hemis Monastery which is one of the largest and wealthiest monastery in Ladakh. From same junction of kharu drive back to Leh. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day -09: Free day,
Leh to Sarchu (255 km ) Early morning drive to Sarchu via Upshi, Taglangla pass 17,585ft (second highest pass )& moroplane ( biggest and highest plateau on earth stretch of 45 km) , Pang, Lachungla and Neekala pass, over night at Sarch Camp,
Sarchu to Manali (220 km) after breakfast drive to Manali via Baralacha pass (16,200 ft ) ,Darcha, Kelong, Koksar, Rothang pass (13,050 ft) Madri &Manali overnight at Manali Hotel .
Tour ends…but sweet memories always remain,
|Leh||Rahila Guest House / Ladakh view||Nezer View Guest House||Nezer holiday Inn|
|Nubra||Habib Guest House||K-2 Camp||Nubra Ethnic Camp/Habib|
|Pangong||Dorma View Guest House||Pangong Delight Camp||Pangong Delight Camp|
|Kargil||Hotel Rangyul||New International||Hotel D-Zojila|
|2 Person||Rs. 47500/||Rs. 49750/||Rs. 52250/|
|4 Person||Rs. 31500/||Rs. 33250/||Rs. 36500/|
|6 Person||Rs. 25500/||Rs. 26750/||Rs. 29500/|