Duration : 14 Nights /15 Days
Manali - Darcha - Palamo - Zanskar - Sumdo -
Chuminap – Shingola - Lakham - Kurgiak - Bipul - Bepur -
Phutkal Campa - Purni - Mune - Padum - Kargil - Leh
International Flight - Delhi
On arrival, the guest will be met by our representative and
transferred to hotel.
Overnight stay at
Day 02 : Delhi to Manali
Early morning, drive to Manali and evening chek in Hotel.
Day 03 : Manali
Full day at leisure or a tour of attractive places like Hadima devi
temple, Vashisht Hot Springs, Club house etc.
: Manali to Darcha
After breakfast drive 140 kms to reach Darcha (3360 m) via Rohtang Pass.
Spend some time at Rohtang Pass. Arrive Darcha by late evenign & camp.Overnight stay
Day 05 : Darcha - Palamo
After breakfast trek to Palamo (3580
by covering approx. 12 kms. The days trek is easy and gradual all the way up
Overnight stay in
Day 06 : Palamo - Zanskar -Sumdo
After breakfast, start an easy trek to Zanskar Sumdo (3750 m) by
covering approx. 14 kms, cross the main river by a rope trolley just before
Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 07 : Zanskar Sumdo -
Trek to Chumi Napo (4060m) by covering approx. 14 kms. Climb steeply
immediately after the campsite and climb gradually upto Chumi Napo & camp.
Day 08 : Chuminap – Shingola - Lakham
Trek 16 kms to reach Lakham (4100 m) by crossing Shingo La (5100m). The
climb to the pass is not difficult but climbing down is quite streep through
the glacier. The day is quite long and tiring. Arrive Lakham & camp for
Day 09 : Lakham - Kurgiak
After breakfast, trek to reach Kurgiak (4060m) by covering approx 14 kms.
Now you will find the difference between the features of mountain asyou are
now in Zanskar. Arrive Kurgiak and estalish camp for overnight stay.
Day 10 : Kurgiak - Bipul
After breakfast trek to reach Bepul (3950m/14 kms). Arrive and camp for
Day 11 : Bepur - Phutkal Campa - Purni
Excursion to Phutkal Gompa which is one of te most impressive Gompas in
Day 12 : Purni Mune
Trek to reach Mune (3650m/12kms). Arrive Mune & camp for overnight stay.
Day 13 : Mune - Padum
Morning start trekking to reach Padum in approx. 12 hrs. Arrive Padum
Day 14 : Padum-Kargil
After breakfast drive to Kargil (3700m) and checkin at prebooked hotel.
Day 15 : Kargil - Leh
Drive to Leh (3500 m/250kms). Overnight stay at prebooke hotel.
Day 16 : Leh - Delhi
Drive to Leh airport after breakfast for flight to Delhi. Spend day at
Delhi (sightseeing or relaxing) evening
transfer to the International airport for onward flight
Places of Interest (Visit
Leh is nested in a side valley just to the north of the Indus Valley.
Until 1947 it had close trading relations with Central Asia yak trains would
set off from the Leh Bazaar to complete the stages over the Kaakoam Pass to
Yarkand and Kashgar.
Administering the Valleys of Suru , Drass, Wakha and Bodkarbu, Kargil
lies midway between the alpine valleys of Kashmir and the fertile reaches of
the Indus Valley and ladakh
Thak Thok gompa
shelters a cave in which the apostle Padmasambhava is said to have meditated
during his epic eight-century journey to Tibet.
Dhahanu is situated to the south west of Leh,
around 163 Kms. passing through the beautiful villages of Kaltsey, Domkhar,
Padum is 240 km to the south of Kargil, comes as a bit of an anticlimax
Rangdum is an elliptical expanded plateau surrounded by colourful hills on
the one side and glacier encrusted rocky mountains on the other.
Walled in by the Great Himalayan Divide, Zanskar, literally " Land of
White Copper" has for decades exrted the allure of Shangri La on visitours
Zangla is the nodal point on the popular Padum Strongdey Zangla Karsha
Padum round trip, which covers most of the cultural sites of Zanskar.
The Suru Valley
Diving two of the world's most formidable mountain ranges, the Suru
Valley winds south from Kargil to the desolate Pensi La the main entry point
the Nubra valley - nubra means green used to be on the trading route
connection Tibet with Turkistan, Also Now as the Valley of Flowers
Drass (3230 m), 60 km west of Kargil on the road to Srinagar, is a small township lying in the centre of the valley of the same name
The Shyok River receives the waters of the Nubra and Changchenmo rivers. It rises from the Khumdang glacier, which can be approached from
Pangong Tso, 15km to the southeast of Leh, is one of the largest
saltwater lakes in Asia, a long narrow strip of water stretching from Ladakh
east into Tibet.
Tso Moriri or "Mountain Lake" is Famous for the large herds of
king, or wild ass, which graze on its shores, the lake of Tso Moriri.