Welcome to Ladakh, a vibrant destination surrounded by craggy cliff top monasteries, old palaces and serene lakes. On this journey you will get to be apart of an opulent panorama that acquaints you with the cultural, historical and architectural hereditary magnificence. This journey unveils a region inhabited by peaceful Buddhist monks, with cliff side monasteries and dramatic mountain scenery. So embark on this spiritual journey and feel the peacefulness and serenity of this land.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Manali To Sarchu 222 Kms / 9-10 Hrs
Early morning Leave for Sarchu, breakfast at Marhi, cross through Rohtang Pass (13050 ft), enter to Lahaul Valley, visit Raja Gyepan temple at Sissu Village, lunch at Keylong later leave for Jispa, cross Baralacha Pass (16020 ft) a beautiful drive on high altitude to be remembered for life time. O/N Sarchu
Day 2: Sarchu To Leh 250 Kms / 10-11 Hrs
Early morning after breakfast leave for Leh, through Nakeela and Lachangla Pass 16,617 ft. Enjoy your pack lunch at Pang. After the Lunch drive to Leh passing through Skyangchu Thang (Biggest and Highest Plateau on Stretch of 42 Kms), Tanglang La Pass 17,585ft, 2nd highest motorable road in the world, reach upshi where your drive along with Indus river. Arrive at Leh by evening. O/N Leh.
Travel from Sarchu to Leh
Day 3: Leh - Pangong Lake 140 Kms / 4-5 Hrs
After Breakfast leave for Pangong Lake 14,500 ft, through Changla Pass 17,350 ft. (third Highest Motorable road in the world) Arrival at Camp, Hot Lunch will be served aat Camp, Later free time at Leisure and enjoy the color changing lake and the sun set on the banks of lake. O/N On the banks of Pangong Lake
Day 4: Pangong Lake – Leh 140 Kms / 4-5 Hrs
Early morning enjoy the picturesque view of Sun rise on lake. After Breakfast drive back to Leh, enroute visit Hemis, Thikse Monastery and Shey Palace. O/n Leh.
Day 5: Leh - Nubra Valley 120 Kms / 4-5 Hrs
After Breakfast drive to Nubra Valley via Khardungla (Highest Motorable road in the World, 18,380 ft) Arrive at Hundur by afternoon. Lunch at Camp, rest of the day one is free to explore Deskit, Hunder Villages and camel Safari in Sand Dunes between Deskit and Hunder Village. O/N Nubra Valley.
Travel from Leh to Pangong
Day 6: Nubra Valley - Leh 120 Kms / 4-5 Hrs
After Breakfast visit Deskit Monastery, where you can have a magnificent view of Nubra Valley and drive back to Leh by same Route, crossing Khardungla Pass. O/N Leh
Travel from Pangong to Nubra Valley
Day 7: Leh – Alchi 72 Kms 4-5 Hrs
After Breakfast drive to Alchi enroute visit to Pathar Sahib Gurudwara, Magnetic Hill and enjoy the view of Sangam, a confluence of Indus and Zangskar river, Alchi Monastery. Arrive at resort. Lunch at resort. Evening free time at leisure by spending time on banks of Indus river. O/N Ule.
Travel from Nubra Valley to Alchi
Day 8: Alchi – Kargil 158 Kms / 5-6 Hrs
After Breakfast leave for Kargil, enroute visit the view of Moon landscape, Lamayuru (one of the Oldest Monastery in Ladakh) and Giant Maitreya at Mulbekh. Arrive at Kargil by evening. O/N Kargil.
Travel from Alchi to Kargil
Day 9: Kargil – Srinagar 204 Kms / 6-7 Hrs
After early Breakfast drive to Srinagar passing through Drass, the 2nd coldest inhabited Place on earth and you can have spectacular view of Kargil War famous Peaks Tiger Hill and other war Peaks from Vijay Memorial hall. Arrive Srinagar by afternoon. Journey ends here by dropping at Hotel / Houseboat.