Overwhelm yourself with the virgin beauty of shimmering lakes, gurgling rivers, proud mountains, mystic lamas and loving people. Ladakh is a retreat for the urban dweller from the daily humdrum of cosmopolitan life in to the caressing lap of nature.
Srinagar / Kargil / Batalik / Ule / Leh / Hunder / Turtuk / Pangong / Nyoma / Loma Bend / Tsomoriri / Serchu / Manali
Day 01: Srinagar to Kargil (204 Kms / 6 Hrs)
Morning After breakfast leave for Kargil, by visiting Sonamarg (Known As Meadow of Gold), Drass Village (2 Coldest Inhabitated place in the World), Enroute have a magnificent view of Kargil war Famous Peaks(Tiger, Tololing), reach Kargil by evening. Overnight Hotel.
Day 02: Kargil to Ule via Batalik (160 Kms / 6 Hrs)
Morning after breakfast leave for Ule by visiting/crossing Batalik(one of the most famous war fought by the Indian soldiers in 1999 with Pakistan at this place)this route is also opened for tourist in 2010,Silmo,Dha,Beema(it’s a lovly village of the Aryans who still lives there), Reach Ule by Evening. Overnight Camp.
Day 03: Ule to Leh (70 Kms / 4 Hrs)
After the Breakfast drive to Leh enroute visit Alchi monastery, Basgo Palace and Hall of Fame. Arrive at Leh by afternoon. Hot Lunch at Hotel. After the free at your leisure. Overnight Hotel.
Day 04: Leh to Hunder (120 Kms / 4-5 Hrs)
After Breakfast drive to Nubra Valley via Khardungla (Highest Motorable road in the World, 18,380 ft). Arrive at Deskit by Afternoon. Rest of the day one is free to explore Deskit, Hunder Villages and camel Safari in Sand Dunes between Deskit and Hunder Village. Overnight Hotel.
Day 05: Hunder to Tyakshi to Hunder (170 Kms / 5-6 Hrs)
After breakfast drive to Turtuk(which is first time opened for the tourist in 2010) which is a place captured by Indians in the war of 1972 with Pakistan,enroute visit Tyakshi(it is the border which divides India andPakistan),reach Hunder by evening.Overnight Hotel.
Day 06: Hunder to Leh (120 Kms / 4-5 Hrs)
After Breakfast visit Deskit Monastery,explore the place where one of the unique features of the landscapes in Nubra is the sand dunes between Deskit and Hunder villages and drive back to Leh by same Route, crossing Khardungla Pass. Overnight Hotel.
Day 07: A Complete day of visit to the monasteries (104 Kms / 5-6 Hrs)
After breakfast drive to visit the Shey Palace, Thiksey, Hemis monasteries and Stok Palace Museum. Packed or Hot Lunch will be provided. Return to Leh in the evening. Overnight Hotel.
Day 08: Leh to Spangmik (160 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.) Overnight Camp.
Day 09: Spangmik to Man Merak to Leh (200 Kms / 6-7 Hrs)
After Breakfast drive from Spangmik to Man Merak also opened for the tourist for the first time in 2010 after that drive back to Leh with the sweet memory of Man Merak which is also a border which divides China and India. Overnight Hotel.
Day 10: Leh to Nyoma (182 Kms / 4-5 Hrs)
After breakfast drive to Nyoma(first time opened for the tourist in 2010) via Mya bridge passing Chumathang (Hot Spring) along the Indus river, visit the beauty of the village whole day.Overnight at Nyoma.
Day 11: Nyoma to Loma to Tsomoriri Lake (200 Kms / 6-7 Hrs)
Morning drive to Tsomoriri. Lake is 19 Kms long and 7 Km wide at an altitude of 4595mlark etc . There is also a nomads headquater where people/tourist are allowed to stay/take rest. Afterwards take a walk around the Lake to enjoy the scenic beauty. Overnight Camp.
Day 12: Tsomoriri to Serchu (220 Kms / 7-8 Kms)
After the breakfast drive back from Tsomoriri toward Serchu. Leave for Serchu by early Morning There is one more lake Tso-kar (another lake close to the Leh-Manali road) which falls on the way to Serchu .Many birds are found at the Lake e.g. Bar-Headed Goose and Brown-headed Gull,Crag Martin etc.There is also a Sulphur mines on the way.Many other beautiful things to see while on the way to Serchu.
Day 13: Serchu to Manali (222 Kms / 9 Hrs)
After the breakfast drive for Manali via Baralacha La (4845m), Keylong and Rohtang Pass. Arrive Manali by evening.