Overview

Ladakh Explorations & Expeditions are our favorite series of events of the year! It gets exciting every year as we keep adding on some extra adventure!
You will be driving on those long serene roads and completely off roads with views you will never see anywhere else; camping in the wilderness and Rafting in the mighty Zanskar River, and creating everlasting memories! It is definitely an adventure of a lifetime!

Note: Minimum 4 members for SUV tour and 8 members for Biking tour are required to conduct at mentioned price.

SUV  – 28,500 INR per person
Bike (Double Riding) – 34,500 INR per person(For solo riding, extra 800 INR for every biking day)

8 Nights 9 Days Available on request
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Double/Triple sharing stay – Homestay/Guesthouse and Camping 
  • Breakfast & Dinner
  • Inner line permits 

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Transportation till Starting point and back from End Point
  • Lunch & Snacks / Beverages
  • River Rafting expenses
  • Entry fees & Ticket charges 
  • Items of personal nature like drinks, laundry, telephone calls, tips, camera fees etc
  • Anything other than above mention inclusions
Highlights
  • Drive through one of the highest motorable road in the world and conquer the highest motorable passes in the Himalayas
  • Picturesque snow covered mountains
  • Natural splendour of Nubra is exceptional 
  • At Hunder sight or ride the Bactrian Double Humped Camel through the white sand dunes
  • Feel as a part of nature while camping in the wilderness
  • A unique and diverse rafting experience in the Zanskar River
  • Experience the thrill of the climax scene of ‘3 idiots’ around the Pangong lake
  • Devour the best Momos at Khardungla canteen (Highest motorable pass) 
  • Sip hot and refreshing lemon tea at Changla canteen (Third highest motorable pass)
  • Chuckle at the witty signboards by BRO to break the monotony of the road
  • Hemis Shukpachan is a laid-back village with bubbling streams and bright yellow mustard flowers; a perfect backdrop to relax at the end of the odyssey
Itinerary

Day 1 - Acclimatization in Leh - Shanti Stupa and Leh Palace
Day 2 - Leh to Nubra Valley via Khardungla (5/6 hrs)
Day 3 - Nubra to Pangong Tso via Shayok (6/8 hrs)
Day 4 - Pangong Lake to Leh via Changla (7/8 hrs)
Day 5 - Leh to Tsomoriri via Chumathang (8 hrs)
Day 6 - Tsomoriri to Leh via Tsokar (8 hrs)
Day 7 - Leh to Hemis Shukpachan - Magnetic Hill, Hall of Fame Museum  (6/7 hrs)
Day 8 - Hemis Shukpachan to Leh - Confluence point - Sangam (2 hrs River Rafting)(5/6 hrs)
Day 9 - Depart from Leh 


DETAILED ITINERARY 
Day 1 - Acclimatization in Leh 
After the pickup from Leh Airport and get some rest in a guest house for acclimatization. Later in the afternoon, post Lunch go around the town to Shanti Stupa and Leh Palace. The rest of the day is for relaxation and some shopping. Overnight stay at Leh.

Day 2 - Leh - Nubra Valley via Khardungla (5/6 hrs)
Today’s drive to conquering the mighty Khardung La (the World's Highest Motorable Road at a height of 18,380 ft). Riding further downhill, enter the heart of Nubra valley. It is an amazing experience that you will remember for the rest of your life. The ride along the Shayok River to enter Hunder sand dunes is a treat for the eyes. Once you arrive at our campsite, get refreshed and head out to explore the sand dunes.

Day 3 - Nubra - Pangong Tso via Shayok (6/8 hrs)

Today is the toughest leg of the tour towards the famous Pangong Tso via Shayok where drive on rocky terrain and through water streams. The first glance of the alluring Pangong Lake and its blue waters is enough to leave a lasting impression on your mind. Our campsite for the night, which is our personal favourite, is by the lake itself at Spangmik – 20 km away from the shooting point.

Day 4 - Pangong Lake to Leh via Changla (7/8 hrs)
After breakfast, leave Pangong and head to Leh through a different route via Chang-la (17590 ft third highest motorable road). Do not miss hot Maggi and refreshing lemon tea at Changla canteen. Overnight stay at Leh.

Day 5 - Leh to Tsomoriri via Chumathang (8 hrs)
Post Breakfast depart from Leh and reach one of the highest lakes in the world. Although much smaller than Pangong Tso, it looks more majestic. With less tourists visiting this place, it makes the places all the more beautiful. We reach campsite by evening

Day 6 - Tsomoriri to Leh via Tsokar (8 hrs)
After exploring around Tsomoriri Lake in the morning, depart to our next destination at Tso Kar which is fairly nearby. Post lunch drive back towards Leh! Today’s drive comprises mainly good roads of Manali Leh Highway after we connect at Debring. Before reaching Leh, we will cross the second highest motorable road - Tanglang La. Reach Leh by evening.

Day 7 - Leh to Hemis Shukpachan (6/7hrs)
Our last stretch of driving is towards the Srinagar Highway. Visit the famous Hall of Fame museum* which was built in the memory of the soldiers and officers of the Indian Army, Magnetic Hill*. On the way, visit Alchi Monastery* and then head to guesthouse at Hemis Shukpachan - a beautiful valley village with fresh water streams and lush green fields. 

Day 8 - Hemis Shukpachan to Leh (5/6 hrs + 2 hrs River Rafting)
On the last day of the journey, wash off all the dust from our crazy journey by plunging into the waters of Zanskar River! We will go on a crazy rafting expedition which you will surely cherish. Return to Leh by evening. You can do some last minute shopping and pack your bags. 

Day 9 - Depart from Leh
Post breakfast transfer to Airport

Thus your Ladakh Odyssey comes to an end with lots of new memories and experiences to take back.
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*We visit this place if time permits