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Leh - Overland Journey to Ladakh

10 Nights - 11 Days

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Day 01: Manali - Sarchu (223 Kms - 6H 48Min)

Early morning Leave for Sarchu,cross through Rohtang Pass(13050 ft) enter to Lahaul Valley,visit Raja Gyepan temple at Sissu Village,lunch at Keylong post lunch drive to Sarchu by crossing Baralacha Pass(16020 ft) a beautiful drive on high altitude to be remembered for life time.

Overnight: Sarchu.

Day 02: Sarchu - Leh (250 Kms - 6H 30Min)

Early morning after breakfast leave for Leh,through Nakeela and Lachangla Pass 16,617 ft.Post Lunch drive to Leh passing through Skyangchu Thang (Plateau on Stretch of 42 Kms),Tanglang La Pass 17,585ft,2nd highest motorable road in the world, reach upshi where your drive along with Indus river.

Overnight: Leh.

Day 03: Leh - Nubra Valley (160 Kms - 4H 48Min)

After breakfast drive to Nubra Valley via Khardungla (Highest Motorable road in the World,18,380 ft) post lunch,enjoy the camel safari at Sand Dunes between Deskit & Hundur Village.

Overnight: Nubra Valley.

Day 04: Nubra Valley - Leh (160 Kms - 4H 48Min)

After breakfast visit Deskit Monastery (Big Buddha),where you can have a magnificent view of Nubra Valley and drive back to Leh by same Route,crossing Khardungla Pass.

Overnight: Leh.

Day 05: Leh - Pangong Lake (223 Kms - 5H 41Min)

After breakfast leave for Pangong Lake 14,500 ft,through Changla Pass 17,350 ft,3rd Highest Motorable road in the world,Arrival at Camp,Later free time at Leisure and enjoy the color changing lake and the sun set on the banks of lake.

Overnight: Pangong Lake.

Day 06: Pangong Lake - Leh (223 Kms - 5H 41Min)

Early morning enjoy the picturesque view of Sun rise on lake.After breakfast drive back to Leh,enroute visit Thikse Monastery and Shey Palace.

Overnight: Leh.

Day 07: Leh

Morning after breakfast leave for Leh city tour by visiting Hall of Fame Museum,Spituk Gompa,Leh Fort & Shanti Stupa.Evening Free time at Leisure.

Overnight: Leh.

Day 08: Leh - Kargil (217 Kms - 4H 52Min)

After breakfast leave for Kargil,enroute visit to Magnetic Hill & to Alchi Gompa,Post lunch leave for Lamayuru,enroute view of Moon landscape,Lamayuru and Giant Maitreya at Mulbekh.Arrive at Kargil by evening.

Overnight: Kargil.

Day 09: Kargil - Srinagar (202 Kms - 5H 25Min)

After breakfast drive to Srinagar passing through Drass,Vijay Memorial Hall & Museuem.Dropping at Hotel / Houseboat.

Overnight: Srinagar.

Day 10: Srinagar

After early breakfast,join a sightseeing trip to Mughal Gardens & Shankaracharya Temple

The Mughal Gardens

With terraced lawns, cascading fountains, paint-box-bright flowerbeds with the panorama of the Dal in front of them - the three Mughal Gardens of Nishat and Shalimar are the Mughal Emperors' concept of paradise and are today very popular places for picnics and excursions.

Shankaracharya Temple

Visit Shankaracharya Temple – 5 km from Nehru Park,the temple stands atop Takht-e-Suleman ( 1100 ft).The temple was built during the reign of Jehangir.  Shankaracharya,a famous hindu saint came to Kashmir in early 9th century south India to preach and learn vedantic & Shaivism thoughts.The temple of Lord Shiva has a Shiv Lingam which worshipped by the Hindus.

Evening;Dinner and overnight at your reserved accommodation.

Overnight: Srinagar.

Day 11: Srinagar

After breakfast,drive to Srinagar airport on time to catch your onward flight to return back at home.

End of the tour with unforgotten memories.

News

27/12/2018:

Railways New Year's Gift for Pilgrims: Soon a new railway line will make Dhanushkodi and Ram Setu accessible via train.

21/12/2018:

The near-defunct toy train in Darjeeling made famous by the iconic Bollywood movie Aradhana will now start a new run. The mini train will run 18 kms between Siliguri Junction & Rongtong a top tourist spot near Darjeeling also stopping at Sukna.

20/12/2018:

More than 5,100 specially trained Railway employees, including 2,600 RPF Personnel, have been tasked with assisting devotees in Kumbh Mela. Equipped with offline ticket-vending machines, these Rail Kumbh Sevaks will operate as mobile vendors & can be easily approached for tickets

20/12/2018:

Tirupati railway station set to undergo a major transformation with the construction of open waiting halls, premium executive lounges & spacious cloak rooms

20/12/2018:

Rath Yatris travelling to Odisha to seek Lord Jagannath's blessings have more reason to rejoice, as Railways has discontinued the Mela Surcharge that was applicable on major fairs & festivals, thereby making travel more affordable for devotees

19/12/2018:

Fog No Hurdle: Railways will use an innovative algorithm-based system to accurately predict train delays & inform passengers accordingly. In addition, fog safety devices are being used to alert loco pilots of approaching signals in case of poor visibility

19/12/2018:

Train Ticket Examiners will now be equipped with a Hand-Held Terminal that will enable them to officially mark an empty seat, automatically upgrading the status of waitlisted passengers who will now board the train with the assurance of a confirmed ticket

 
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