Durations : 18 Nights - 19 Days
Season : Mid June to September end
Destination Covered : Delhi - Shimla - Sarhan - Sangla Valley - Recong Peo – Kalpa - Tabo –Kaza - Keylog - Sharchu - leh - Pangong lake - Khardungla -deskit - Hunder - Nubra valley
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Detailed Itinerary :
Day 01 : Delhi to Shimla (250 km.)
Himalayan Safari - Arrival to Shimla ,upon reaching Shimla transfer to the hotel at Shimla while at Shimla interesting walk to the Mall historical monuments like the Indian Institute of Advance Studies ,Kufri hill ,wild flower hall (depends on permit) - Tour to Delhi.
Day02 : Shimla –Sarhan(1960 m) ,distance 160 km , drive time takes about 7 hours.
Tour to Shimla - A beautiful drive away through thick pine forests in Pir Punjal Range of Himalayans crossing Narkanda overlooking the Shivlik ranges and lush green valley of delicious Apples varieties. En route , visit the place in Rampur ,drive further on the steep mountain road and arrive on Sarhan , Sarhan the tiny village offers the splendid views of Shrikanda Mahadev Peak (5155m ) , visit the famous Bhimkali Temple , the big attraction of the area .Over night stay in hotel - Himalayan Safaris.
Day03 : Sarhan to Sangla Valley, distance 75 kms, drive time takes about 3 hours.
Tour Packages Sarhan - Drive along the spectacular Hindustan Tibet Boarder Road through dry valley, ridges along with wild Satluj river . A view of Kinnaur Kailash Peak is splendid from Sangla , from here take an excursion to Kamru Fort , Nag Temple and up to Chitkul (3435m) surrounded by green fields and pinnacle of peaks ,Chitkul is like a fairlyland . The quaint little wooden houses, temples, Gompas and the people of Sangla valley conjure up a perfect image of a Shangri-la. Overnight at Sangla - Adventure Tour.
Day04 : Sangla - RecongPeo –Kalpa, distance 80 kms , drive time 4 hours.
Drive to Recong Peo, the capital of Kinnaur, visit monastery, a area of Buddhist religion, en route Recong Peo monastery, village, temple, overnight stay in Kalpa - Sangla Tour Packages.
Day05: Kalpa- Tabo, distance 192 kms, drive time 8 hours .
Adventure Tours - Drive from Kalpa to Tabo along with Satluj River, via Nako Lake. Tabo village is an ancient village on an elevation of 3100m, lying on the bank of Spiti River ,where you visit Tabo Monastery the oldest and archaeologically most important monastery of Spiti with the most sacred shrine of Gankhang inside. On the way to Tabo , visit Sumdo go up the hill for one hour drive and visit Gue with his Natural Mummy. The Tabo Gompa is one of the oldest holiest and very famous Gompa ,XI century comparable only to Tsaparang e Tholing . Beautiful painting similar to the Ajanta Caves, that's why Tabo monastery is also called Ajanta of Himalaya .over night stay in Lodge at Tabo - Tour to Kalpa.
Day06: Tabo –Kaza (3600m) – Distance 100 kms, drive time 5 hours.
Adventure Tour to India - Early moning drive to Dhankar Monastery, the old capital of Spiti valley ,Dhankar big village once residence of the King of Spiti on the hill you see his fort .Also today about 100 Monks are living in the Dhankar Monastery , still an important Monastery , with important scriptures,
sculptures, frescoes , statues . Walk up to the Dhankar sacred Lake it takes about one and half hours. After Dhankar drive to Kee –Monastery ,The Key Gompa , perched high on the Pyramid shaped mountain ,belongs to the Gelugpa sect and there are as many as 500 monks , visit Kibber Village the highest motor connected village in the world and Kibber monastery Overnight at Kaza - Tour Packages Tabo.
Day07: Kaza to Keylong (3400m)via Chandertal Lake ,distance 220 kms ,drive time 9 hours .
Adventure Tour Packages - Drive over Kunzam Pass (4501m) ,the panoramic view of Bara –Shigri Glacier and about a dozen peaks over 6000m enthralling and inspiring , crossing the pass the road descends into the Chandra Valley ,the beginning of the Lahaul Spiti region a stark , dry ,forbidding yet amazingly
beautiful land , The valley commands excellent views of the surrounding mountains , including the 6420meters high White Sail Massif (Dharamsura ) .Bara-Sigri Glacier ,Lalan Peak and the C.B. Peak along the way - Tour to Kaza.Before crossing Batal take a diversion to Chandertal Lake a moon Lake(4250m) . Visit Sisu water fall ,have look of Gondala Fort , The confluence point of Chandra Bhaga river , drive along with Chandra and Bhaga river , Keylong the district headquarter , Stay in Keylong - Tour to Manali Safari.
Day08 : Keylog to Sharchu
Tour to Keylong - Early morning departure from Keylong to Sarchu (4200m), via Darch the gate way to Zanskar valley , Baralachala Pass (4800m) , keylong sarai, a unique formation of land, a different view, valley of Sarchu, a small trek around area. Distance 85 km, time 5 hours, stay in luxury tent at Sarchu, Time 6-7hrs.
Day09 : Sarchu to leh
Adventure Tour to India - Sarchu to Leh (3600m),via Gata Loops, Nukeela Pass (4600m), Lachungla Pass (4900m) , Pang , More Plain a 50 km long plain ground on an elevation of 4700m , Tanglangla Pass (5350m ) the second highest motorable road pass in the world , the area of IBEX, wild Ass, Marmot, a land of Gypsy. Overnight stay in Hotel. Distance 250 km, time 10hours.Leh, the headquarter of Ladakh region, Indus valley, the last Shangri-la, A business centre of Silk Route, A place where the Sindhu Civilization flourish & the battle field of different religious kings. It is a capital of Ladakh. A Land behind high passes, full of different dry grey valley, beautiful snow capped mountain with pinnacle of peaks, colorful mountain & artistic rocks. Place of monasteries, thankas & magnificent lakes - Leh Tour Packages.
Day10 : Leh Local Sight Seeing : Local sight seeing around leh. Hemis - Thiksey - Shey + Stok Palace :
After breakfast, we visit the Hemis monastry, the biggest and the wealthiest in Ladakh. visit the museum in which the family's heirlooms and relics are displayed,. We visit the Tibetan Handicraft Centre / Tibetan school You walk past the Chortens and the Mani walls to enter the complex through the east gate. From Hemis, you are driven westwards to Thiksey monastry, located on a hilltop with formidable views of the Indus valley. After visiting the interiors of the monestry the tour continues to Shey the former summer palace of the King of Ladakh. Finally we drive back to Leh to our hotel - Online Booking of Adventure Trekking in Himalayas.
Day11 : Leh to Pangong lake :
Drive upstream along the Right Bank of the Indus River via Shey, Thiksey and Karu. Turn left towards Chemdey Gompa and continue along the steep roadside towards Chang La (17,350 ft.). Permits have to be verified at Zingrul travelling check point (TCP) (13,500 ft.), 12 kms short of the pass. There is a temple at the top of the Chang La and lots of prayer flags.The Pangong Lake (which means hollow) is very long narrow spread of water situated at an altitude of 14,500 ft. Extending from east to west through the whole length of the Ruthong region of Tibet to neighborhood of Chisul, it bends to the north west for about 25 miles and forms a boundary between Ladakh and Ruthong. Only a quarter of the Lake lies in India, the rest stretching into Ruthong. Rare black necked cranes and other migratory birds are seen here. The water of the lake is salty. Dinner overnight Stay in tent.
Day 12 : Pangong Tso to Leh
Return Drive to leh . evening leisure in leh.
Day 13 : Leh / Khardungla / deskit / Hunder /Nubra valley
Tour to Nubra Valley - Today we travel north from Leh over the highest motorable
road and the Khardungla Pass (5570m), to the Nubra Valley which is little visited, as it is inaccessible for all but a couple of months in the year, its high passes closed by the winter snows. In comparison to the Indus valley which is cooler the Nubra is a comparatively warm valley where walnut, apricot, apple and mulberry trees grow and yak, sheep and goats graze in small forests and along the river Shyok. The journey brings us excellent view of great Karakoram Range. Over night stay in hotel.
Day 14 :
Drive back to leh.Via Khardungla Pass.
Fly to Delhi.
Taxi / Train for full tour mentioned with local sight seeing . Hotel stay With all Meal (Breakfast-lunch-dinner) tea/snacks etc.
Does not Includes :
Air tickets, your insurance , personal gear, personal expense, donations, legal entry tickets.