Trans Himalayan Jeep Safari
Trans Himalayan Jeep Safari
Ladakh is a barren high altitude desert in one of the most remote regions of India. The beauty of its barren and rugged landscape, unique flora and fauna and culture have much more to offer than just a good holiday. Our Trans Himalayan Jeep Safari takes you from Manali to Ladakh through some of the highest motorable roads in the world as we visit breathtakingly beautiful places like Leh,Sarchu,Pangong Lake,Nubra Valley etc.SAFARI DURATION( Trans Himalayan Jeep Safari) : 9 Days 8 NightsDESTINATIONS COVERED IN THE TRANS HIMALAYAN JEEP SAFARI: Manali, Leh, Sarchu, Pangong lake, Nubra Valley
WHATS INCLUDED Accommodation during Trans Himalayan Jeep Safari. Does not include accommodation in Manali.
Meals during the Safari (Only Veg).
First aid medical kits .
Support staff during the Trans Himalayan Jeep Safari
Transportation as per Trans Himalayan Jeep Safari
FIXED DEPARTURES(Trans Himalayan Jeep Safari) 1st Batch : 4ndJune 12thJune
2nd Batch : 14ndJune 22thJune
3rd Batch : 5th July- 13th July
4th Batch: 25th July 2nd August
COST PER PERSON: Rs 19,500 per person( Includes all transportation from Manali to Leh)Itinerary for The Trans Himalayan Jeep Safari
DELHI DAY 0DEPARTURE
Meet up at Janpath (near Connaught Place) and leave for Manali by Volvo bus. Overnight Journey.
MANALI DAY 1ARRIVAL
Report at Manali and check-in into a hotel .The day is free to acclimatize and explore Manali with us. We will take you for a short trek as we visit the famous Hadimba temple and a few monasteries.
SARCHU DAY 2DRIVE FROM MANALI TO SARCHU. TRANS HIMALAYAN JEEP SAFARI STARTS.
Today we start our Trans Himalayan Jeep Safari to Leh stopping at Sarchu for a night. We cross the Rohtang Pass (3978 m), Keylong (3350 m), Baralacha Pass (4890m). We have a photography workshop Stop Shooting Auto on basics of photography in high altitude areas. Upon arrival in Sarchu we will set up our camp for an overnight stay. Sarchu is between Baralacha La to the south and Lachulung La to the north, at an altitude of 4,290 m.
LEH DAY 3SARCHU TO LEH.
In and around Leh
We leave early in the morning for Leh, through Nakeela and Lachang la Pass 16,617 ft. Lunch at Pang. After Lunch we drive to Leh passing through Skyangchu Thang (Biggest and highest plateau on Earth on Stretch of 42 Kms), Tanglang La Pass 17,585ft and the Indus Valley. Upon arrival in Leh you will be greeted by our CEOs (Chief Experience Officers) before checking into our Hotel.
PYONGANG LAKE DAY 4DRIVE FROM LEH TO PYONGANG LAKE.
After an early breakfast we leave for Pangong Lake through Changla pass (5486 Mtrs). Pangong lake, situated at 14,000 feet (4,267 m) is a long narrow basin of inland drainage, hardly six to seven kilometres at its widest point and over 130km long . The picturesque lake is bisected by the international border between India and China. We spend the night on the shores of this beautiful Lake with the Milky Way to keep us company.
LEH DAY 5PYONGANG LAKE TO LEH
Today we drive back to Leh enroute visiting Hemis Gompa(The largest monastic foundation of Drukpa Kagyu order of Tibetan Buddhism), Thiksey (An impressive complex rising tier upon tier on a hill above the village) , Shey Palace(The ancient capital of Ladakh) & the Stok Palace Museum. Overnight stay in Leh.
LEH DAY 6SIGHTSEEING AROUND LEH
Post breakfast we drive towards Kargil road and start our sightseeing with the Hall of Fame near Leh, Kali Mata Temple, Gurudwara Patthar Sahib (built by the Lamas of Leh in 1517 to commemorate the visit of Guru Nanak Dev). A drive of another 4 km will take us to Magnetic Hill which defies the law of gravity. Its been noticed that when a vehicle is parked on neutral gear on this metallic road the vehicle slides up!! We drive further through a picturesque landscape as we reach the confluence of the Indus and Zanskar River 4 km before Nimmu village. We end our day at Basgo ,an impressive of Ladakhi citadel, before heading back to our hotel.
NUBRA VALLEY DAY 7LEH TO NUBRA VALLEY
After an early breakfast we drive to Nubra Valley through the Khardungla- Pass (the highest motorable road in the world at 18,390 ft). Nubra Valley is popularly known as Ldorma or the Valley of Flowers. It is situated to the North of Ladakh between the Karakoram and Ladakh ranges of the Himalayas. We explore this beautiful valley and the villages and monasteries surrounding it. Overnight stay at Camp.
LEH DAY 8NUBRA VALLEY TO LEH
After breakfast at the camp, we visit the sand dunes in the Nubra valley and enjoy a small camel safari. Later we drive back to Leh. In the evening you can either rest or take a walk to the Leh Ladakh local market with us. Overnight at hotel.
DEPARTURE DAY 9WE DEPART FROM LEH
Transfer to domestic airport to catch the flight for your onward destination, Trans Himalayan Jeep Safari concludes.