Brief Event Description
|Event Organiser||Backpack Outdoors|
|Event Location||Manali-Leh Ladakh|
|Pickup Point||Delhi (Details will be informed later)|
|Pickup Time||5.30 PM|
|Things to Carry||Will be informed later|
Day 0: Delhi to Manali (Overnight Journey)
Reporting at the given destination in Delhi and Travel by Volvo to Manali from Delhi. Volvo’s start from 5.30 pm.
Day 01: Manali (Reporting & Acclimatization)
Arrive Manali and check into the hotel. Acclimatization and briefing. (Breakfast & Dinner).
Day 02: (Monday): Manali to Jispa (6 Hrs – 140 Kms.)
Drive over Rohtang Pass (3970m.) to Lahaul valley, along the Chandra River to Keylong. Overnight in Jispa which boasts of a new Monastery built to commemorate the auspicious 18th Kalchakra initiation by the Dalai Lama in July 1994. (Breakfast & Dinner).
Day 03: Jispa to Sarchu to Leh (10 Hrs – 335 Kms.)
Exciting drive through lofty mountain passes - Barlacha-La (4892m.), Lachalang –La(5065m.), Tanglang-La (5360m). Magnificent views from rugged mountain tops. (Breakfast & Dinner).
Day 04: Leh local – Lamayuru and back (200 kms)
Acclimatization day in Leh, along with local site site seeing. Post breakfast, departure to Lamayuru, a famous monastery near Leh. Beautiful roads and amazing views of mountains and rivers (Indus, Zanskar etc.) Lunch at Lamayuru. On the way back visit Moonland, Nimusangam, magnetic hill etc. Night stay in Leh. (Breakfast, Dinner)
Day 05: Leh – Khardungla - Nubra Valley (5 Hrs – 120 Kms)
Big Day. After Breakfast drive to Nubra Valley via Khardungla * The highest motorable pass in the world (18,380 feet). On the way you get excellent view of great Karakoram Range. Keep driving through Syok River & enroute lunch @ Khardung village. Proceed to visit sand dunes for Double Humped camel safari @ Hunder/Turtuk. O/N stay @ Nubra. (Breakfast @ Leh, dinner @ Hunder/Turtuk).
Day 06: Nubra Valley – Khardungla - Leh. (6 Hrs)
Post Breakfast, drive back to Leh by same Route. Enroute visit Diskit Monastery. Reach Leh by early evening & free time at Leisure. (Breakfast @ Hunder, Dinner @ Leh).
Day 07: Leh – Pangong Lake (6 Hrs one way – 140 Kms)
Early morning after Breakfast leave for Pangong Lake (14,500 ft) through Changla Pass 17,350 ft. (third Highest Motorable road in the world), Spend whole time at the banks of Pangong Lake. This famous blue brackish Lake of Pangong is 5/6 kms wide and over 144 kms long and is shared by two countries (25% India and 75% China). Overnight stay in tents @ Pangong lake. (Breakfast in leh, dinner @Pangong).
Day 08: Pangong lake – Leh
Post breakfast leave from Pangong towards leh. Visit Hemis Monastery & Thicksey Monastery enroute & arrive Leh in the evening. Overnight stay in Leh. (Breakfast in Pangong, dinner in leh)
Day 09 : White water rafting : Leh – Nimu Sangam – Leh
Post breakfast experience the ultimate adrenaline rush with White water rafting (20kms). Visit Kalimata mandir etc. Evening free at leisure. (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner in Leh).
Day 10 : Fly Leh - New Delhi (TOUR ENDS!!)
1. Delhi to Manali travel via Volvo (Overnight Journey)
2. Stay in Manali for 1 night.
3. Stay in Jispa for 1 night.
4. Stay in Leh for 05 nights.
5. Stay in Nubra Valley for 01 night.
6. Stay in Pangong Lake for 01 night.
7. White water rafting with Vegetarian lunch.
8. Food as mentioned in the itinerary (MAP basis i.e. Breakfast & Dinner).
9. One Sumo Grand / Zylo / Similar for upto 5 people. For bigger groups a 12 seater Tempo traveler will be arranged for site seeing. Drop to Leh airport in taxies.
10. Entry fees @ monasteries & monuments for Indian Nationals.
11. Backpack Outdoors Service Charge and a Backpack Outdoors expert will accompany the batch of 10 people
12. Stay on twin sharing & triple sharing basis
1. Pune – New Delhi – Pune Train/Airfare.
2. Leh – New Delhi Airfare.
3. Food other than mentioned in the Itinerary.
|Instructions & Guidelines||NA|
Most scenic & loved adventure tour, Manali – Leh Adventure. It’s a 10 days and 10 nights of a road trip which includes Jeep Safari and Motorcycle riding. We would explore the most popular and beautiful destinations in Leh – Ladakh along with passing though the 3 highest motorable passes in the world. These 10 days spent in the mountains are pure bliss for any traveler. Explore the best of Manali – Leh route and Ladakh with us for the most awesome experiences possible.