After arriving at Manali Bus Stand you will be duly received by our representative who will assist about tour and transfer to hotel. After reaching, enjoy your breakfast, make validations regarding your bikes before giving a start to your Ladakh expedition. Enjoy you evening then and stay overnight in a hotel.
Manali – Tandi (129 Kms)
For making your expedition less hectic, start your journey early morning towards Tandi which will be your next night halt. The dense canopy and abundance of greenery will disappear as we get to move up to arid landscape towards steep mountains over Rohtang Pass. As the night approaches get your camps set up and give it a break.
Tandi – Sarchu (114 Kms)
Upon arrival in Sarchu we check into camp. Spend evening at leisure & overnight stay at the camp. Explore the colors of Pangong Tso on Ladakh Tour Packages Have a healthy breakfast and then check out from the hotel proceeding towards north on the Manali-Leh Highway. You will be awed by the landscape possessed by the Western Himalayas. The landscape gets completely barren as we climb up to Baralacha La (16,500-ft), the second mountain pass we encountered on our way. From the pass mesmerising views of snow-capped mountains and meadows will leave you ecstatic. By early evening, a small town called Sarchu which is settled on a plateau will be your place to stay overnight and do camping. Explore the colors of Pangong Tso on Ladakh Tour Packages.
Sarchu – Leh (255 Kms)
By early morning, leave for Leh, through Nakeela and Lachung La pass at 16,617 ft. Take a lunch break at Pang. Post lunch ride to Leh covering Skyangchu Thang (Biggest and Highest Plateau on Earth)on Stretch of 42 Kms, Indus Valley and Tanglang La Pass 17,585ft. After reaching Leh, you will be received by our correspondent and check in at our hotel.
Today is a well-deserved rest day for the man and the machine. It is essential at this altitude to acclimatize
Leh (Excursion to Lamayuru – 125 Kms / One Way)
Post breakfast, gear up yourself to ride to the Lamayuru Monastry (11th century) enroute covering beautiful Moon Landscape (called as Moon landscape as the terrain is same as on moon). The place has been located around the valley plain and surrounded by mountains on all sides. While returning to Leh, give your visit to Alchi Gompa. This is primarily a complex of temples located within the village is one of the most renowned Ladakh monasteries and dates back to 11th century. Finally arrive at Leh and stay overnight at a hotel. Have a healthy breakfast and then check out from the hotel proceeding towards north on the Manali-Leh Highway. You will be awed by the landscape possessed by the Western Himalayas. The landscape gets completely barren as we climb up to Baralacha La (16,500-ft), the second mountain pass we encountered on our way. From the pass mesmerising views of snow-capped mountains and meadows will leave you ecstatic. By early evening, a small town called Sarchu which is settled on a plateau will be your place to stay overnight and do camping. Explore the colors of Pangong Tso on Ladakh Tour Packages.
Leh – Khardung La (5602 M) – Nubra Valley (127 Kms)
Today is the day we all came on this ride – to be on Top of the World – the Khardung La (5602M)!!! The initial smooth going track becomes tougher as we ascend, full of boulders and stones – but it is certainly worth the ride. From the pass, one can see all the way south over the Indus valley to seemingly endless peaks and ridges of the Zanskar range, and north to the giants of the Saser massif. Nubra Valley is popularly known as Ldumra or the valley of flowers. It is situated in the north of Ladakh between the Karakoram and Ladakh ranges of the Himalayas. The average altitude of the valley is 10,000 Ft. above sea level. Upon arrival in Nubra we check in at our Camp / Hotel in Hunder for Overnight stay. Feel yourself at the Top of the World by reaching at The KhardungLa (5602M)!!! as we ascend, the initial smooth going terrain becomes tougher, full of stones and boulders. From the pass, one can take a look at the south to Indus Valley Civilization and ridges of the Zanskar Range. After moving through the rough terrain, you will reach Valley of Flowers or Nubra Valley situated in between Karakoram and Ladakh Ranges of the Himalayas. The valley’s altitude is about 10,000 ft above the sea level. After arriving at Nubra, checkin at the Camp/Hotel to stay overnight.
Nubra Valley – Leh
Check out from the camp after breakfast and drive to Hunder where you will find Double humped bacterian camels with snow-capped mountains on the horizon and sand dunes on high altitude desert. Between Diskit and Hunder you will get to see sand dunes besides the road. It is indeed one of the strange sights that on the right side of the road you will get to see rocky mountains and after some distance you will be seeing snow-capped mountains. On your way back, stop at DISKIT, roam around the bazaar, local shops. You can also visit a famous 515 years old Buddhist monastery, situated on a hilltop giving view of the entire valley. Later, drive back to Leh via Khardung La Top. Take rest in a hotel for overnight.
Leh – Pangong Tso (140 Kms)
Next day head towards the Pangong Lake. Move up towards the Chang la pass which is world’s highest motorable pass. Upon arrival we check in at our camp / resort for overnight stay. Enroute the toughest task ofcrossing the nearby lake. But, if you are able to make it, that would no longer be a tough ride for you. The Pangong Tso (lake of great hollowness) is 6 to 7 Km wide and almost 130 Km long at a height of 14000ft. extending East to West.
Pangong Tso – Leh
Getting back the same way to Leh, make start early morning and try to reach Leh by afternoon. Give yourself complete rest and sleep. Stay overnight at a hotel. Next daymake your leisure time productive by doing shopping and staying overnight at a hotel.
Tour concludes. You will be transferred to the domestic airport to catch the flight back to your city.
(1). Note: The helmet, gloves and other personal equipments may kindly bring your own.
(2). Before starting the tour from Manali, clients will have to make a security deposit of Rs. 4,000 per bike. Once the tour comes to an end, the full amount will be returned to the client at the ending point provided there is no damage to the bike.
(3). This is the itinerary for a tour which we run regularly. It can be altered, and we like to discuss plans with clients and can make suggestions about special places to visit depending on our clients’ interests, and available time. The itinerary is planned in such a way that you gain altitude gradually , you get a good and proper time to acclimatise properly while travelling through the Central Himalayas . Every day there is enough free time to make walk / or to relax your own so you could experience the people and culture from much close on the tour.
(4). In case you require accompanying tour escort / local guide with you please tell us and we will be happy to arrange local, knowledgeable guide for your tour, as per your choice.
(5). Please do not hesitate to collect any travel information from us, before working a final tour programme for yourself. We would be glad to provide you all the travel information and hotels details etc. at the time of planning your holidays with us, before you book your tour with Incredible Himachal Holidays. Being local, we can provide you with a wonderful private, personalise, tailor-made holiday tour in India at a cheaper cost than the standard package / group holiday that you might find elsewhere. We believe in delivering the service, more than- promised to our clients.