Altitude Adventure

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Mountain Bike Tour to Nubra Valley



Tour Route
Leh / Khardung / Hunder / Sumur / Panamik / Leh

Tour Program
Day 01: Leh to Khardong Village (80 Kms)
Start riding from Leh at a height of 3368 Mts. ascend steadily along a bridle path for few kilometers to a height of 4500 Mts. From here the ascent is steep and though the snow ( till August ) rises 1030 Mts. Within 16 km. Is a two hour back breaking climb to reach the Khardong-la pass at 5602 Mts. Braving the ever present threat of avalanches the route is a steep descent goes down over rocky and slippery terrain to 4572 Mts. Reach Khardong village in the evening. Overnight Camp.

Day 02: Khardong Village to Hunder (45 Kms)
Start riding to Hunder, Packed or Hot Lunch will be provided. After lunch start riding, through narrow gorges down to the left bank of the Shyok river which leads to the village of Khalsar or Khartsar, 6 km. Reach Hunder in the evening. Overnight Camp.

Day 03: Hunder to Sumoor (45 Kms)
The next stage is the most precarious negotiating a steep and descent. After a 5 km. Stretch along the bank a suspension bridge crosses over to the otherside. Following the river bank for 18 km. Over sandy maiden with thorny bushes one reaches extensively cultivated villages and Sumur on the fringes of this valley. Overnight Camp.

Day 04: Sumur to Panamik to Sumur (40 Kms)
The last point, Panamik is another 19 km. away, after crossing a sandy and stony road and fording swiftly flowing side stream. But once the ordeal is over the hardy soul is rewarded with a smiling valley and villages flowing with apples, apricots and mulberry trees amidst the patches of thick scrub jungle that dot the valley. Evening ride back to Sumur. Overnight Camp.

Day 05: Sumur to Tangyar
After Breakfast ride back to Tangyar passing through Khaltsar, Rong along Shayok River. Arrive Tangyar by evening. Overnight in Camp.

Day 06: Tanyar to Takthok via Warila Pass (5250m)
Start riding to Tathok passing through Warila Pass. Arrive Takthok by eveing. Overnight in Camp.

Day 07: Takthok to Leh (50 Kms)
Morning after breakfast start riding back passing through Kharu, Thiksay and Shey along Indus River. Arrive leh by evening.

Tour Ends