North India Ladakh
Private Car - Road Trip
Physical Level - 5
Best Time to Visit
March to Nov
Cost Rs 36300 - Per person
Zanskar Valley Tour Overview
Unseen valleys to the world ,If you want hear the valleys sing in heavenly glory this is the place Zanskar valley , Leh Ladakh. The altitude of Zanskar is at 3500 meters to 7700 meters makes it that much more extraordinary.One will come across such majestic monasteries which are rich with knowledge of the great Buddha teachings.Breath taking scenic road trips in store ,you will find extreme climates at the same time splendid views to assimilate for life. This 10 day tour takes you on road to Zansakar valley .Take part in adventure activities river rafting & hikes ,during winters Zanskar is closed and inaccessible .With multiple vistas at Suru valley and Nun Nun twin peaks ,high passes & glaciers that fill the valleys.The locals consists of Buddhist and Indo- Aryan settlers who traveled across the Himalayas .
Highlights for this adventure trip.
Pristine landscapes ,gushing rivers ,snow clad mountains.
Monastery's,Alchi,Rangdum monastery, Lamayuru monastery.
Visit Indus and Zanskar river confluence
Penzila, Drang-Drung glacier,
Leh City / Magnetic Hill
Arrival / Exit Leh -Ladakh at your own cost.
Additional costs as per ( By road /flight can be provided to Ladakh )
Road trip by private car
Double room sharing - basis
Acclimatization required -Day 1
Local guide provided /permits
Airport pick and drop
Brief Itinerary - Ladakh Zanskar Tour
Day 01: Arrival in Leh - Acclimatization Day.
To be received by our representative at Leh Airport and transferred to the Hotel. Check into the hotel for a complete day of rest for Acclimation .Shanti Stupa Visit for sunset - optional, Welcome tea and coffee will be served. Advice for first timers to drink a good amount of water and eat well .A good appetite is a must everyday - Highland Deserts + 3500 meters Altitude Leads to Thin Air .On our journey we drive upto 5000 meters to Khardung-la Pass to reach Nubra valley.One must carry - Warm Jackets - Layers to cover Body / Feet - Thermals - Sunscreen - Lip Balm.
Day 02: Monasteries of Ladakh Tour
We drive for 35 km to Hemis monastery (the biggest monastery in Ladakh), and on the way back, visit the very beautiful Thiksey monastery, Shey Palace, and Stok palace where the Ladakhi royal family still living to date.Eve dinner at Tibetan Restaurant , serving Indian /Tibetan cuisines .
Day 03: Drive Kargil - 216 km - 6 Hours Drive
Kargil is the second largest town in Ladakh after Leh - We spend the night at Kargil to Rangdum
Day 04: Drive to Rangdum - 3 hours Drive - 130 km 3500 meters
Morning we depart for Rangdum after breakfast and visit the wetlands of Ladakh , Suru valley is colorful and vast with high passes that are evident and dominating the sky lines , time for some landscape photography at this time to capture the suru valley and the twin peaks Nun and Kun. The Rangdum Gompa is at a height of 4200 meters ,just ahead of Suru Valley.Post our adventure road trip we retire the night at Rangdum .
Day 05: Rangdum to Zanskar 3 hours drive - River Rafting - Add on cost
From Zanskar valley there are trekking routes that lead to Hemis Valley and Darcha near Manali .Many Small Villages are perched up at 3000 meters to 4000 meters at Ladakh - small quaint villages which are mostly remote areas .As weExplore Zanskar valleys of Ladakh , the hidden gem of Ladakh , its magnificent and bold .The Zanskar river has such amazing colors , that's magical in your eyes.River rafting + Floating rafting through Zanskar valley Gorge ,one of nature's more fascinating creations . On 2 day rest stop at Zanskar we visit Karsha Gompa as each village has their Gompa , but to seek blessings and gratitude we make the visit of gratitude. More mountains that are visible at Zanskar range are Penzila Pass -Drang Drung Galicers they are extraordinary places at Zanskar valley.
Day 06: Day rest at Zanskar Valley
Enjoy a Zanskari Home stay lunch and Dinner , rest of the day we relax.
Day 07: Depart to Rangdum .
Post lunch ,We bid our farewell to Zanskar and head back to Rangdum and spend the overnight .
Day 08: Rangdum to Kargil - Overnight at Kargil /Drass.
From Rangdum we depart to Drass (optional ) Or Kargil Second Coldest Inhabited place on earth. Also drass is the gate away to Ladakh if your driving from Srinagar.Spending the night at either at theses places.
Day 09: Drive to Leh City Or Srinagar.
After the drive back we shall enjoy a wholesome dinner and rest for the night
Day 10 - End of Tour - Drop at Airport.
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Whats Included in your travel package
Airport Pick up /drop /Transfers.
All accommodation - Hotels/ Home stays/ Lodges - 3 star.
National park entry fee / Permit whatever needed.
Meal plan MAP (Breakfast & Dinner)
Tea and coffee whatever hot drink.
Transportation from the starting and end point.
First Aid Kit
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