Participants who are coming from other parts of country are required to reach Manali on day one. Check in hotel and relax, today is the day to let your body acclimatize. Explore Manali- local sightseeing later the last minute shopping. A little brief about how to ride in Leh Ladakh terrain will be given in evening by your road captain. Evening at leisure, Explore & enjoy overnight stay in hotel with Dinner.
Start journey after breakfast. Today you will cross lots of magnificent views never be seen before also will cross a small lake Suraj Tal, a place called Zing Zing Bar later another highest pass “Baralacha La” which is located at elevation of 4890 mtr (16040ft). Halts for photo session will be provided in between. Reach Sarchu by evening. Enjoy evening clicking pictures. Overnight stay with dinner at Camps. The camps are A grade category with All bedding and attach (Western) toilet. These are fixed camps (you need not to fix your camps).
Ghata Loops – Pang – moore plain – tanglang La-Upsi – karu
Start journey after breakfast. After photo session start journey toward Leh. We will cross Ghata Loops (21 pins) Pang, Moore plains- the most beautiful road in world, Tanglang La (the second highest pass. Reach Leh by evening. Overnight stay in Leh with dinner.
Day at leisure. Wake up late and after breakfast enjoy your day. Explore the main attractions in the city .On this day no need to rush you are free To explore Leh, visit markets and Gurudwara patthar sahib, magnetic hills, Hall of fame, Shanti stupa, Thiksey Monastery, Alchi Choskor Monastery, Likir Monastery, Royal Palace, and local Tibetan market, evening will be at leisure. Dinner will be served at Hotel. Enjoy your overnight stay.
Start early morning after breakfast toward Khardung -La pass 18380 Ft. The all weather highest motorable road in World. Further continue the journey toward Nubra Valley. Next halt will be at Siachen base Camp at North pullu. Later visit Diskit monastery, spend time at sand dune. This is the famous silk route Enjoy the scenic beauty and reach the sand dunes to capture beautiful morning. Hunder is most popular for the camel rides in the high altitude cold desert. The camel safaris are done on Bactrian Double-humped Camels which are reminder the bygone era of Silk Route trade. Spend some time for photo shoot and witness the circle of nature around. Night stay at Hunder.
After breakfast we will start our journey toward Pangong Tso (lake). We will be crossing Agham Shyok rote toady which is less travelled, but the most adventures one. Reach Pangong Lake by afternoon. The camps are the best place to stay in Pangong, enjoy the scenic beauty of most famous lake, the view from camp is majestic. Spend evening in Camps at lake. Enjoy dinner and overnight stay in camp.
After breakfast we will go the famous point (3 Idiots) at Pangong lake, enjoy the photo shoot at the lake, Be ready with your cameras to click memorable photos. The view in morning will take your breath away. After some fun at lake, start journey toward Hanle, Todays ride will be very challenging as its less travelled road and terrain is tough too with mix of good and bad roads. We will cross Maan, Merak and head toward Chushul (Get your permits checked and proceed further. This route will take you through places like Rezang La and Tsaga, sites where Indian Army battled with China. Traveling through Changthang Valley is that you get to explore more and this route is one of the most scenic places in all of Ladakh. Only Indian nationals get ILP (Permits) for this route, foreigners are strictly not allowed on this. After crossing Mahe bridge reach Hanle. Hanle is a very beautiful small village. Evening visit to the Hanle observatory and Monastery. Enjoy dinner with overnight Stay.
Start journey in morning after breakfast to Tso-Moriri- Mighty, endless, abundant, clear, beautiful and pure. Tso-Moriri is a high altitude mountain lake at a height of around 4500 m. Although it’s not as big as Pangong Tso, but beautiful enough to take your heart away. Halt for Tea in mid. Stay overnight with dinner at Hotel/camp.
After photo session start journey toward Leh. Today ride/drive will be tough so start journey early. This is one of the less traveled route so far. Only a few choose this as this route is entirely vacant without any kind of facility throughout in Changthang valley. You will cross Chumathang another less travelled road with spectacular view of Ladakh. Reach Leh by late afternoon. Stay overnight with dinner.
Today is the last day of expedition. Wake up in the morning and enjoy lavish breakfast and head toward your home destination. Expedition Concludes here with lot of beautiful memories.
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