Journey

 

Day 1:

Airport Arrival + Local sightseeing of Srinagar (Distance 60 Kms ROUND).
Guest will arrive at Srinagar airport. Meet & greet and transfer by car to Houseboat/Hotel. Welcome drink on arrival. After complete your freshen up we take you to Lion Club (Bike Garage) for collecting the Bikes & fill up the bike rental form/submitting documents. Afternoon take a test-drive of Bikes & visit the Mughal Gardens, Chashmi-e Shahi (The Royal Spring), Nishat (The Garden of pleasure) & Shalimar Bagh (Abode of Love). In the evening enjoy a Shikara ride on the Dal Lake. Overnight in the houseboat/hotel.

Day 02:

Srinagar to Gulmarg:
After breakfast in the morning, proceed towards Gulmarg (56 kilometers / 2-3 hrs drive) - . Enroute you get to see the beautiful Tangmarg town and drive ahead on a scenic drive of 14 kilometers to Gulmarg. Arrive in Gulmarg early in the afternoon and check in at the hotel. Later, begin a short tour, boarding the Gondola cable car. Gulmarg is Asia’s highest and longest Cable Car Project. Back to Gulmarg after an hour and later indulge in some horse-riding. Stay overnight at hotel in Gulmarg.

Day 03:

Gulmarg to Kargil (260 Kms One Way)
Morning After breakfast leave for Kargil, by visiting Sonamarg (Known As Meadow of Gold), Drass Village (2 Coldest Inhabitated place in the World), Enroute have a magnificent view of Kargil war Famous Peaks (Tiger, Tololing), reach Kargil by evening. Overnight stay in Hotel at Kargil.

Day 04:

Kargil to Leh (220 Kms)
Morning after Breakfast leave for Leh, enroute visit Mulbek, Giant Living Buddha Sculpture on Rock Mountain, Lamayuru, the oldest Monastery of Ladakh Moon Landscape, Magnetic Hill, Pathar Sahib Gurudwara and Hall of Fame. Arrive Leh evening. Overnight in Hotel.

Day 05:

Leh Local Sightseeing
A Complete day of visit to the monasteries (104 Kms). After breakfast drive to visit the Shey Palace, Thiksey, Hemis monasteries and Stok Palace Museum. Return to Leh in the evening. Overnight stay in Hotel at Leh 

DAY 6:

Leh – Nubra Valley: 130 km (5 hrs)
Post breakfast drive north towards Siachen Glacier to Nubra valley also fondly called Valley of Nubra
flowers. Enjoy the serpentine roads crossing one of the highest motorable roads (Khardungla) in the world.
Relax at the Camp in the evening.

Day 07:

Nubra Valley to Pangong Lake Night Stay (140 Kms)
After Breakfast Leave early morning at 6AM to Pangong Lake through via Shyok Road. Enjoy the beautiful panoramic view of the Shyok village below the pass. Enjoy the landscape in the back drop of the Lake. This famous blue brackish Lake of Pangong is 5/6 Kms wide and over 144 Kms long with half of its running the other side of the "INDO CHINA BORDER". One rarely feels so close to nature and environment and the scenery is unforgettable. Overnight at Pangong Camp.

Day 08:

Pangong Tso - Thiksey – Leh: 130 Kms (6 hrs)
Wake up early to witness the beautiful sunrise on the Pangong Tso. The splendid colours at Leh
The lake will leave you mesmerized. Post breakfast proceed for Leh through Changla Pass 17,350 ft, it is the third highest motorable road in the world. Evening free at your leisure in Leh.

Day 09:

Leh to Kargil
After breakfast drive to kargil overnight at the hotel.

Day 10:

Kargil to Sonamarg (125 Kms)
After breakfast, drive to Sonmarg. Sonmarg is known as "Gateway of Ladakh". Cross the town of Kangan, Mammar, Gagangir. Once you reach Sonamarg, take a 3 hour walk or horseback trip to the Thajiwas glacier. After return, visit the small town market. overnight stay at Sonamarg in hotel.

Day 11:

Sonamarg to Srinagar Via Manasbal Lake (85 Kms)
After breakfast leave for Srinagar via Manasbal Lake Located in the Jehlum valley, north of Srinagar, the name Manasbal is said to be a derivative of Lake Mansarovar in Tibet. Encircled by three villages, the lake has a depth of (13 m / 43 ft) and also has a Mughal garden laid by Nur-Jehan by its side. We will drive the 30 kilometer stretch in a little over 02 hrs via Ganderbal and Shadipur. Nearby the lake one can also view the Baladar mountains to the east as well as an ancient temple recently un-earthed during the lake restoration works. The temple is dated to 800-900 AD and is believed to have been built either by Raja Avantivarman or Sankaravarman. We will explore all this and later drive towards Srinagar. Dinner and overnight at hotel / houseboats.

Day 12:

Srinagar-Airport: After breakfast, check out from Hotel and drive to Srinagar airport to board the flight for onward destination at the distance of 15 Kms /45 minutes journey. Henceforth your journey ends with sweet memories.


Accommodation in Hotel/Camp

   
1 NIGHTS IN HOUSEBOAT  SRINAGAR
1 NIGHT IN HOTEL  GULMARG 
2 NIGHT IN HOTEL  KARGIL 
3 NIGHT IN HOTEL  LEH
1 NIGHT IN CAMP  NUBRA VALLEY
1 NIGHTS IN CAMP  PANGONG LAKE
1 NIGHT IN HOTEL  SONMARG
1 NIGHT IN HOTEL  Similar  SRINAGAR