Jeep Safari in Ladakh
Duration : 7 Nights / 8 Days
Destination Covered : Manali - Zipsa - Sarchu - Pang - Leh - Delhi
The lately opened mountain road from Leh in Ladakh to Manali provides undoubtedly one of the greatest road journeys in the world. Linking Budhist Ladakh and the tribal areas of Lahaul with the fertile Kulu valley, the road traverses the greater Himalayas over a series of famous passes with the Taglang La being the second highest in the world. Dividing through some unbelievably wild scenery, the views from the top of these passes are truly stunning.
All tours to ladakh incorporates visits to the important monasteries of the area, including sight scene tours to the main centers & have at least three nights in lodges & hotels with grand views of near by mountain peaks.'
Day 01 : Arrive Manali
Check in at Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 02 : Manali ( Sightseeing )
Half day local sightseeing of Manali. Visit Hadimba Devi Temple, Club House, Log Huts, Vashisht Bath & Tibetan Monastery. After noon free to stroll on the Mall & do some local shopping. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 03 : Manali/Jispa
After breakfast start jeep safari to Jispa(3320 m). Enroute stop at Rohtang Pass(3978 m) a scenically situated place with Dashohar Lake and Beas Kund to visit. Lunch at Khoskar(3140 m) a bleak and windswept place. While driving pass by Keylong(3348 m) an oasis of greenland. Reach Jispa and overnight stay at tents.
Day 04 : Jispa/Sarchu
Morning proceed for Sarchu(the border of Himachal and Jammu and Kashmir States). Serchu(4253 m) is inhabited by a Himalayan clan, Gaddi, and a few lonely soldiers at an army outpost. Enroute stop for a while at Baralacha Pass(4891 m). The word Baralacha means " a pass with cross roads". Here the road from Zanskar, Ladakh, Spiti and Kahaul meet. Overnight stay at tents.
Day 05 : Sarchu/Pang
Morning proceed for Pang. Enroute stop at Lachluang La(5079 m) for lunch. Arrive at Pang(4630 m) by evening. Overnight stay at tents.
Day 06 : Pang/Leh (Ladakh )
Morning proceed for Leh through expansive Kyungshu plains stretched for 45 kms. "Kyung" the sheep like animal can be seen here. Enroute stop at Tangnangla Pass(5500 m), the highest pass with mettalled road. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 07 : Leh ( sightseeing )
Morning proceed for sightseeing of Shey, old summer palace with 12 feet statue of Buddha; Thikse, the superbly situated monastery on a hilltop overlooking the village and the Indus river and Hemis Monastery the richest and largest Monastery of the area. Afternoon at Leisure. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 08 : Leh/Delhi ( By Flight )
Morning check in of the Hotel and transfer to the airport in time to board flight for Delhi.