10 Nights 11 Days
The awe inspiring states of Himachal Pradesh and Jammu Kashmir provide a sanctuary for travelers and adventurers. Gear up, pack your bags and head on the adventure of a lifetime in this wondrous tour. Read on to find out more about the day-day details about this tour in detail.
Day 1 : Srinagar to Sonmarg (80 km)
After arriving in the beautiful city of Srinagar, meet up with the tour coordinators. Start for Sonmarg post an exciting ice breaking session. The transfer to Sonmarg is done through a tempo traveler.
Day 2 : Sonmarg to Kargil (122 km)
Post a huge breakfast, begin your adventure to Kargil from Sonmarg on bikes. Pass through the majestic zozilla pass, the natures testimony to enchanting beauty. Make sure to visit the Hall of fame as well. After arriving in Kargil, spend the rest of the day at your own leisurely pace.
Day 3 : Kargil to Leh (200 km)
Post a scrumptious breakfast, begin your journey towards Leh. Visit the Gurudwara Pathar Sahib, Magnetic hill, Kargil war memorial and Lamayuru monastery en route. You will have to cross the Fotu La pass and the Namikala pass in order to reach Manali. Spend the remaining day at your own leisurely pace in Manali.
Day 4 : Leh to Nubra (140 km)
Post a healthy breakfast, set out to explore the sand dunes of Nubra valley. Nubra valley is an amazing sight to see and this days journey is of moderate difficulty. One has to cross Khardungla pass, touted as the worlds highest motor-able pass to reach Nubra valley. Also cross the north and south Pullu and reach your destination. Spend the remaining day at your own leisurely pace.
Day 5 : Nubra to Turktuk to Nubra (140 km)
Post a delicious breakfast, head towards the last Indian village near the LOC, the Turktuk village. Located near the backdrop of the border between India and Pakistan, this village retains its charm from the days of its past. It exudes a mysterious aura that enchants and bewitches the people coming through. After exploring Turktuk make your way back towards Nubra valley and spend the rest of the day at your own leisurely pace.
Day 6 : Nubra to Pangong (140 km)
Post a wonderful breakfast, embark on a breathtaking adventure as you make your way towards Pangong. Cross the Shyok river en route to Pangong. Take a small detour and visit the Diskit monastery. After reaching Pangong, spend the remaining day at your own leisurely pace.
Day 7 : Pangong to Tso Moriri (160 km)
Post a delicious breakfast, head towards Tso Moriri after bidding farewell to Pangong. The route towards Tso Moriri is blessed with nature’s bounty. Mahe bridge, Chushul, Yave Tso, Mirpal Tso and Merak village are the most scenic locations that one might encounter during their drive. Spend the rest of the day at your own leisurely pace after reaching Tso Moriri.
Day 8 : Tso Moriri to Sarchu (228 km)
Begin your day’s adventure after a healthy breakfast. The road from Tso Moriri to Sarchu is long. It can be described as one of the most scenic roads to go on an adventure. You will come across the 21 hair pin loops, also called as ghata loops which bear an immense presence. The other important places that you will encounter during this day are, Nakee-la pass, Lachung La, pang and More plains. One will also cross via the beautiful and the magnificent Tso Kar lake. After reaching Sarchu spend the rest of the day at your own leisurely pace.
Day 9 : Sarchu to Jispa (200 km)
Post a scrumptious breakfast, continue your journey and head towards Jispa. The highlights of this days journey are the Zing Zing Bar, Killing Sarai and Baralacha La pass. After reaching Jispa spend the rest of the day relaxing at your own leisurely pace.
Day 10 : Jispa to Manali (122 km)
Post a wonderful breakfast begin your journey towards Manali. Bear witness to the ethereal beauty of Himalayas during your ride. The road to Manali from Jispa is choppy and thus it will take about 5 hours to reach Manali. Cross the magnificent Rohtang pass and make small stops here at Kaisar and Tandi for tea. After reaching the scenic town of Manali, spend the rest of the day exploring the local attractions at your own leisurely pace.
Day 11 : Departure
After a long and wonderful trip, it is now time to say goodbye to the ethereal beauty of the Himalayas. Have a scrumptious breakfast and pack your bags with souvenirs and memories and head on towards the airport. Get ready to begin your journey back home.