Best of Ladakh
Route : Sirnnagar - Dal Lake - Sonamarg - Gulmarg - Kargil - Leh - Pangong Lake - Tsomoriri Lake - Hanley - Khardong la pass.
No of Days : 11 Nights / 12 Days
Grade : Moderate Driving
Arrive Srinagar and meet our representative at the airport and drive towards the Hotel. Rest of the day one can enjoy the by doing different activates by your own.
DAY 02 DAY TRIP TO GULMARG
After the breakfast drive Gulmarg and spend the day at Gulmarg and later in the evening drive back to Srinagar and in the evening walk near the Lake by your own.
Overnight House Boat.
DAY 03 SRINAGAR TO KARGIL VIA SONAMARG AND TIGER HILL
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.
DAY 04 KARGIL TO LEH
Drive from Kargil to Leh via crossing Namkila Pass (12198 ft.) and Fotola Pass (3,510 m) and visit the famous monastery of Lamayuru . Reach Leh late afternoon.
DAY 05 LEH LOCAL (HT 3500 M)
After the long journey take a rest for acclimatization to the rarified air. Lunch will be served at the hotel. After Lunch visit the Leh Bazaar, Hall of Fame and witness the Sunset at Shanti Stupa.
DAY 06 LEH TO NUBRA VALLEY VIA KHARDONGLA PASS (HT 5602 M)
Leh to Nubra Valley (120 Kms) 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 or Camp.
DAY 07 NUBRA VALLEY TO LEH
Nubra Valley to Leh (120 Kms) After Breakfast visit Deskit Monastery and drive back to Leh by same Route, crossing Khardungla Pass.
Overnight Hotel Leh.
DAY 08 LEH TO PANGONG LAKE
Leh to Pangong Lake (160 Kms) After Breakfast leave for Pangong Lake 14,500 ft, through Changla Pass 17,350 ft. (third Highest Motor able road in the world.)
DAY 09 PANGONG LAKE TO HANLEY
Today you will drive along the Pangong Lake towards the village called Hanley consist of approx. 400 families. The village is recently opened for the domestic tourist only. If you are lucky you may see some wild ass. Post lunch at the Home Stay and rest of the day one can explore the village and the Astrophysics center.
DAY 10 HANLEY TO TSOMORIRI
After the breakfast drive towards Tsomoriri Lake. Retrace the same route till Loma and then drive straight towards Mahe and the take left towards Puga Sumdo and the reach Tsomoriri Lake by late afternoon.
DAY 11 TSOMORIRI TO LEH.
After the breakfast drive towards Leh passing hot springs at Puga, Tsokar Lake which is famous for migratory birds and Taglangla pass (the second highest motorable pass in the world 17585ft.) Arrive Leh by evening
DAY 12 FLY BACK HOME