breakfast today there is a drive almost 200 km journey full of beautiful landscapes on the way when you reach at tsokar 115 km and ahead 85 km is Tsomori-ri Lake. Tsomoriri is full of natural Landscaped which includes beautiful small lakes on the way and Mountains after this drive you reach to the Rupshu valley.

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A Trans Himalayan Safari Road Trip by Nature Knights Asif

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10 Nights 11 Days

Trans Himalaya Safari

Validity: 15th June to 30th September - 2019
D1 Arrive Chandigarh to Manali
D2 Manali to Serchu
D3  Sarchu  to  Tsomoriri
D4 Tsomoriri to  Leh 
D5 Leh Nubra
D6 Nubra to Leh
D7 Leh  to Pangong
D8 Pangong to Leh via Thiksey
D9 Leh to Alchi Lamayuru Kargil
D10 Kargil   Srinagar
D11 Srinagar drop

Day 01
Arrive Chandigarh and Transfer to Manali- Arrive Manali and Transfer to the Hotel night stay in Manali

Day 02
Manali Rohtang Pass Koksar Keylong Lahaul Spiti- Depart Manali early in the morning our first halt is Marhi A barren landscape offering extensive views of the valley and the mountains. We proceed to Rohtang Pass 3790 M is most popular with visitors, being one of the highest road point and gateway to LAHAUL and SPITI valleys. Pass remains closed during winter due to heavy snow from November end to May end. Visitors can drive upto MARHI below ROHTANG with similar high altitude topography, forest of Birch, Fir and Spurce.Once we cross the Rohtang Pass border we are in the Barren Himalayas with the landscape completely changing Khoksar is the first village and gate way to Lahaul
Enroute Darcha is situated at the junction of Yotche nullah and the Zangskar chhu which takes off from the Shinkun la. Both these nullahs meet with the main river Bhaga at this place. The valley broadens out from Darcha. The altitude of Darcha is about 3500 m. which makes it an ideal base camp for acclimatisation. Darcha is the jumping off point for treks to Padum over the Shinkun la or Baralacha la and Phirtse la and for treks or mountaineering expeditions to Leh and peaks of Chandra Bhaga series. However no tourist bungalow or rest house facilities are available on either side of the nullahs. A police check post is also there. Darcha is the last village where one can see sparse growth of trees. Beyond Darcha not even a single tree can be seen on either side of the highway. Landscape starts looking desolate and absolutely barren. Glance at JISPA. This beautiful spot is 22 kms away from Keylong and 4 kms ahead of Ghemur. The village is situated at the junction of two nullahs with the main river Bhaga. Jispa has a very large dry river-bed, a rarity in Lahaul.Jispa is a new tourism centre coming up with the monasteries of Yarji and Photang where his Holiness the Dalai Lama gave the Kal Chakra sermon a few days back to the Buddhists all over the world. The mountaineering Institute of Manali has a sub centre here for adventure tourism. Sarchu is the last inhabited point in Himachal Pradesh on the Manali-Leh route- which is regarded as one of the highest highways in the world. Arrive in Sarchu and check into your Camp.  Overnight in Camp

Day 03
Sarchu to Tsomoriri (200 Kms / 06 Hrs Drive)
After breakfast today there is a drive almost 200 km journey full of beautiful landscapes on the way when you reach at tsokar 115 km and ahead 85 km is Tsomori-ri Lake. Tsomoriri is full of natural Landscaped which includes beautiful small lakes on the way and Mountains after this drive you reach to the Rupshu valley. Tsomori-ri is the Biggest Brackish water Lake which has no outlet. Overnight in Camp.

Day 04
Tsomoriri to Leh-Post breakfast excursion around lake and Korzok Monastery (350 years old Korzok Monastery which has about 33 resident monks ) which belongs to the yellow sect. Tsomoriri or "Mountain Lake" is situated in the middle of the elevated valley of Rupshu surrounded by 6000 M peaks which completely shut the lake in. This Valley is inhabited by a small scattered population of "Changpas" nomadic shepherds who also engage in trade and work the Caravans in Ladakh, Lahaul and Spiti the area is rich in wildlife including the "Kyang" (Wild Ass) red fox and the rare highly endangered snow Leopard. Black Necked cranes and Geese flock to the lakeside for breeding during the summer months. Later we drive for 7 hours to Leh via Sumdo and Chuma – Thang (3965M). Enroute stop at Mahe Bridge from where the road crosses to the south bank of the river by a bridge it then follows the unmetalled road through Sumdo village up to join Puga stream. The drive from Sumdo to Mahe follows a narrow mountain gorge through green bushes. Packed lunch en-route. Chuma-Thang is known for its famous medicated hot water springs where people from various parts of Ladakh come for relieving their pains. Enroute drive past beautiful villages of Nurnis, Kery and Kadgam. The Jeep drive through this part of the Indus valley is quite flat without much uphill or downhill drive, a wide-open village. Upon arrival in Leh transfer to Hotel. Overnight in Hotel in Leh.

Day 05
Tour of Khardungla Pass 18832 Ft , Nubra Valley and Hundur Sand Dunes    Drive 120 Kms 4/5 Hrs ( Temperatures below Freezing point at Khardungla Pass) ensure to carry heavy winter clothes as most of the time this pass has snow .Khardungla is the World's highest motorable road at 18832 feet above sea level. At Khardungla pass the snow capped peaks and the mountain views are amazing. The road then passes through a bridge laid on Glacier which finds its way in Guinness Book of world records , Drive through the Valley which is extremely beautiful for photography. Nubra Valley is the Oasis of Ladakh as you see some colourful trees in this region. Later reach your camp  visit the Sand Dunes if lucky you will get the sight of the Two Hump Bacterian camels, enjoy time at  the Sand Dunes of Nubra valley spread across Hundur Village . Over Night at the camp

Day 06
After Breakfast proceed toDiskit monastery which is 515 years old situated on a hill top giving panoramic view of the valley later walk around the town of Diskit which has a small village market. Giant Buddha Statue. Proceed back to Leh cross Khardungla Pass once again and reach Leh.  over Night at the Hotel in Leh.

Day 07
Tour of Pangong Lake- It is the highest land locked lake ( 155 Kms One way from Leh 05 Hrs driver  each way . After an early breakfast we Leave for Pangong Lake through Changla pass 5486 Mtrs. Pangong Lake, situated at 14,000 feet (4,267 m). A long narrow basin of inland drainage, hardly six to seven kilometer at its widest point and over 130km long, it is bisected by the international border between India and China. A few years back the government decided to open it to tourists though the lake and its surrounding is under army surveillance. Enjoy the landscape in the back drop of the Lake. One rarely feels so close to nature and environment and the scenery is unforgettable.  Over Night at Pangong Lake Camp

Day 08
Drive back to Leh, you are driven back to Leh enroot visit Thiksey Monastery, located on a hill-lock with formidable views of the Indus valley. Thiksey is especially noteworthy for its gigantic seated statue of the Maitreya and is also known for its (Dukhang) assembly hall which houses hundreds of rectangular prayer books, stacked between wooden covers and bound in silk. After that we continue drive for Leh Over Night at the Hotel in Leh.

Day 9
Alchi Uleytokpo Basgo Palace, Likir Monastery , Magnetic Hill - Leh  Alchi Ule (4 Hrs) Moonland Lamayuru  Maitreya Buddha Kargil 06 HrsAfter Breakfast drive to Indus River. Rafting for 4 to 5 hrs optional cost And sightseeing points Basgo Palace, Liker Monastery, Gurudwara Pathar Sahib, Magnetic Hill , visit Alchi Monastery
Sightseeing tour of Moonlandscape, visit LAMAYURU)The Oldest Monastery of Ladakh Giant Statute of Maitreya Buddha in Mulbekh check into your hotel in Kargil Overnight in Kargil

Day 10
Kargil - Drass - Sonamarg – Srinagar (7 – 8 Hrs) by 5.00 am proceeds to Srinagar via Drass. The second coldest inhabited Place in the world. Experience the splendid view of Kargil famous Peaks Tiger Hill and Tololing Peak. At  Vijay Smarak we shall pay homage to the martyrs of the Indian army. Arrive Srinagar by Afternoon.Shikara RideRest day for free to do your own activities. Overnight in Srinagar House Boat

Day 11
Drop at Srinagar Airport (flight cost not included)
Rates per person on Twin Sharing  

Cost sheet on MAPAI

Minimum Paying Pax
Option 01
Option 02
Option 03
02 Pax
INR 89,889
INR 92,056
INR 93,699
01 Innova / Xylo
03 Pax
INR 69,189
INR 71,355
INR 72,998
01 Innova / Xylo
04 Pax
INR 58,838
INR 61,005
INR 62,648
01 Innova / Xylo
05 Pax
INR 52,628
INR 54,795
INR 56,437
01 Innova / Xylo
06 Pax
INR 48,488
INR 50,655
INR 52,297
01 Innova / Xylo
06 Pax
INR 52,141
INR 54,308
INR 55,950
01 Tempo
07 Pax
INR 48,662
INR 50,829
INR 52,471
01 Tempo
08 Pax
INR 46,053
INR 48,219
INR 49,862
01 Tempo
09 Pax
INR 44,023
INR 46,190
INR 47,832
01 Tempo
10 Pax
INR 42,400
INR 44,566
INR 46,209
01 Tempo
11 Pax
INR 41,071
INR 43,238
INR 44,881
01 Tempo
12 Pax
INR 39,964
INR 42,131
INR 43,774
01 Tempo
Extra Bed Adult/Child
INR 22,419
INR 26,899
INR 25,151

Child without bed
INR 11,845
INR 14,757
INR 13,369

Single room supplement 
INR 20,420
INR 21,621
INR 23,867

Extra Innova/Xylo
INR 1,24,204
INR 1,24,204
INR 1,24,204

INR 1,46,122
INR 1,46,122
INR 1,46,122

Hotels Used:
Option 01
Option 02
Option 03
Orchid Green
           Mulkila Adventure Camp / Adventure Camp 
Nomadic Camp / Tsomoriri Camp & Resort

Lumbini /
La Buddha
Khasdan  /
Cho Palace /
Hotel Kaal /
Hotel Zion
Or similar
/Omasila /
Caraven center/

Nubra Valley
Apple cottage /
Desert Oasis Camp/
Imperial Eco Cottage 
Pangong Sarai comfort / Similar
Chhutuk Height  / Zojila Residency
Dlx Houseboat

Prices Include:
1.      Accommodation on Twin sharing Basis.
2.      Daily Breakfast + Dinner
3.      To and Fro Leh Airport Transfers.
4.      All Transportation by Non A/C Vehicle as per tour plan planned above for Super Deluxe & Deluxe Tour Package.
5.      Nature Fee

Any meals not part of the package
Bottled Water
GST 5% will be applicable

Any sightseeing or excursion that is not mentioned in the itinerary.
Monument, Guide, other expenses not mentioned in inclusion..
Any item of personal requirement, such as drinks, laundry, telephone, etc.
Any medical or evacuation expenses.
Any expenses occur due to natural climate, security and other unexpected reason. 
Any type of insurance – personal, medical, travel etc.
Any airfares. 

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