- Best time
- Mid May to October
- Destinations Covered
- Delhi- Chandigarh-Manali- Keylong- Sarchu-Leh
- Trekking Route
- Sarchu- Brandy Nala-Jukta- Morang La base- Marang La- Lun- Lungmo Che- Yar La- Dat- Sorra- Zalung Karpo La- Langtau Chu- Nimaling- Kangmaru La
- Day 01
- Arrival Delhi
Meet on arrival and transfer to the Hotel.
Check in with traditional Indian Welcome at hotel.
Our executive will be present at the hotel, before your arrival to fulfill all check-in formalities.
The hotel will serve you a welcome drink – Rose, Lemon water or soft drinks.
- Day 02
- Delhi - Chandigarh - Manali
After bed tea and cookies, departure transfer to New Delhi Railway Station.
Depart by Shatabdi express train to Chandigarh.
Arrive at Chandigarh Railway Station and drive to Manali- situated at a height of 2500 Mts along the River Beas, it is one of the oldest destinations of Himalayas. Also called ‘ the Gateway of Ladakh’.
Overnight in Manali
- Day 03
After breakfast, visit the Hadimba Devi temple- a Pagoda styled shrine in the midst of deep cedar forest; Old Manali village and hot springs at Vashisht.
Post lunch, drive to Naggar- the erstwhile capital of Kullu. Visit the Naggar Castle and Roerich Art Gallery, dedicated to Sir Nicholas Roerich.
Overnight in Manali
- Day 04
- Manali – Keylong (140 KS)
After breakfast, drive to Keylong. En route cross Rohtang Pass (3500 Mts), spend some time here and continue driving to Keylong.
Stop at Koksar to obtain the travel permission from the Indian Army.
Arrive in Keylong and check in to hotel.
Overnight in Keylong
- Day 05
- Keylong – Sarchu (106 KS) - Brandy Nala (3000 Mts)
After breakfast,drive to Sarchu (3600 Mts.).
En route cross BaralachaLa (4950 Mts.). Drive continues.
Arrive in Sarchu, meet the crew members and walk a little till Brandy Nala which is the starting point of this trek.
Overnight in Brandy Nala
- Day 06
- Brandy Nala – Jukta (3600 Mts)
After breakfast, proceed towards Jukta, trekking along a small stream.
Arrive in Jukta and relax for rest of the day.
Overnight in Jukta
- Day 07
- Jukta – Morang La base (3600 Mts)
After early breakfast and with packed lunch, trek to thebase of Morang La following the River Bans.
Camp amidst lush green fields at the foothills of Morang La pass.
Overnight in Morang La Base
- Day 08
- Morang La base - Marang La (5300 Mts.) - Lun (4100 Mts)
After breakfast, trek the steep climbsofMarang La.
Enjoy wide panoramic view of Great Himalayan Range from the top of Marang La pass. Later trek down to a broad plateau and after that the trek is a gentle descent and through villages till Lun.
Camp by the side of beautiful river called Lun (4100 Mts.)
Overnight in Lun
- Day 09
- Lun - Lungmo Che (4000 Mts)
After breakfast and with packed lunch, walk towards Lungmo Che. The downhill trek is along a river.En route cross a small village 'Sangth'. Tibetan Nomad groups might come across in this route.
Overnight in Lungmo Che
- Day 10
- Lungmo Che - Yar-La – Dat (4200 Mts)
After breakfast, trek towards Dat. En route cross Yar la pass (4970 Mts).
Trek down to Dat (4200 Mts) which is a permanently inhabited village.
Overnight in Dat
- Day 11
- Dat – Sorra (4950 Mts)
After breakfast, visit the monastery of Gelukpa order in village Dat.
Later start trekking towards Sorra village. In the beginning there will be a river to cross called “Dat Chu”. The trek continues till Sorra Chu after that is the forested area, crossing which is the Sorra village.
Camp at a beautiful lush green site in Sorra.
Overnight in Sorra
- Day 12
- Sorra - Zalung Karpo La - Mid Camp
After breakfast, climb a pass for about an hour. From this point one can see Zalung Karpo La. After some time the valley opens up. Pitch the tent at a suitable place.
Overnight in Valley
- Day 13
- Mid Camp - Langtau Chu (4750 Mts)
After breakfast, start trekking towards Langtau Chu. Today will be a long day as it includes 07-08 walking hours. Also the route is through long valleys and many streams. The trek is gradual climb till the camp site near Langtau Chu.
Overnight in Langtau Chu
- Day 14
- Langtau Chu – Nimaling (4700 Mts)
After breakfast and with packed lunch, trek to Nimaling.
After crossing two ridges at 5000 Mts & 5060 Mts , is the Konka Wangpopass (5090 Mts). Descend on the other side of this pass to a high altitude pasture plain of Nimaling.
Arrive and pitch the tent here.
Overnight in Nimaling
- Day 15
After breakfast, enjoy a complete sunny day at the camp site and explore the area to meet Tibetan nomads.
Today you may be servedfresh lam mutton withother Tibetan cuisine.
Overnight in Nimaling
- Day 16
- Nimaling - Kangmarula – Chogdo (3200 Mts)
After breakfast and with packed lunch, climb to Kongmaru La (5100 Mts) and trek down to a narrow valley. The trek passes through a narrow gorge and then opens up into a valley at Churkimo. Trek a little further and camp near Chogdo village.
Overnight in Tent at Chogdo
- Day 17
- Chogdo - Shang - Hemis - Leh
After breakfast, trek for 01-02 hours to reach Shang. After saying goodbyes to crew members here, drive to Leh.
En route visit Hemis Monastery- one of the most famous and impressive monastery in Ladakh region. Arrive in Leh and check in to hotel.
Overnight in Leh
- Day 18
- Leh – Delhi - Home
After bed tea and cookies, departure transfer to the Leh Airport
Fly back to Delhi
Meet on arrival and proceed for sightseeing of New Delhi or explore centre of Delhi “Connaught Place”
After farewell dinner, departure transfer to the International Airport of Delhi.
(As per your flight scheduled)
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- From Leh :-
✔ A detour of 02 days to Nubra valley- it is a high altitude cold desert with scant vegetation along long river beds. Here one can enjoy the ride on camel with 02 bumps.
✔ Day excursion to Khardung La pass(6100 Mts.) - the highest motorable pass in the World
✔ A detour of 02 days to Alchi and Lamayuru
✔ Stay in Delhi can be extended for sightseeing.
From Delhi :-
✔ An extended trip to Agra and Jaipur (03-04 Days)
✔ Agra is famous for Taj Mahal built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jehan to immortalize the memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal.
✔ Jaipur, also known as Pink city of India is famous for Amber Fort, Hawa Mahal and other monuments
✔ In Delhi, Indian dance class for a day can be arranged subjected to the availability of time.