The Grand Ladakh Tour

13th Aug - 26th Aug 2017

The land of endless discoveries – LADAKH offers you barren slopes, unbelievably colorful lakes, lofty mountains, impossible climbs, amazing glaciers, striking monasteries set in the most unimaginable settings.

Roots will take you to a journey of experiences that can be a life changing moment for you from – New Adventures | New cuisines | Meet New People | Learn New Culture | Make New Friends As we say, “Exist only in the moment. You never know when the stillness of the mountains seep into you which changes the way you look at life.”

Join us on a journey to the land of Yaks and Yetis, Stupas and Sherpas and some of the best roads on earth. Make your own story and have your own experience. Live Love Ladakh.


Highlights of the Trip
Day 1 Delhi to Manali

Starting Point Himachal Bhawan Delhi 1700 hrs. Board bus for Manali by Volvo. Interact with fellow travelers . We reach Manali by 0900 hrs.

Day 2 Reach Manali

Our Tour Captain greets you and guides you for the following trip. Relax and have breakfast at the hotel. Post lunch the trip leader will hold a meeting to interact and know each other get introduced and do trip briefing. This is an acclimatization and preparation day. We all shop the required materials for the trip. We chill in the evening at one of the cafes at the Old Manali.

Day 3 Manali - Sarchu

Altitude: Sarchu 14070ft Baralacha la pass:- 16040ft Rohtang pass :- 13050ft

Today we have a long day and we start the road journey of a life time trip. We cross through Rohtang pass, Lahaul valley and Keylong driving 200 km. As we pass through the glaciers around, we reach Sarchu and camp between the glaciers for that night.

Day 4 Sarchu - Leh

Altitude: Sarchu :-14070ft leh :-11562ft Tanglang la :-17480ft

After a tough day and tough night. We are again up to experience Sarchu in day light. The magnificient flat land in between majestic mountains changes its colours throughout the day.After a heavy breakfast we start moving ahead for Leh.

Guys u better not sleep in this journey, live every moment and experience even the night and its changing landscapes. Today we are going to pass through Baralacha Pass and Thanglang La pass –believed to be the world’s third highest pass. It is itself an experience to be at these places. Lucky or unlucky u may have snowfall when you reach here when you will walk above the clouds. We are already in ladakh region we shall stop in between for tea brakes and lunch. When you are in Ladakh don’t forget to try local cusine and Ladkahi butter tea is a must try. As we drive ahead, you cross through the largest flat lands found on such an altitude. We reach leh by the evening and keep greeting people by saying‘Juley’ to people passing by.If we reach early we can go for walk at night, overnight stay in hotel.

Day 5 In & around Leh

We have had a long journey past two days today we will acclimatize and rest. Get up easy in morning have breakfast and leave for Leh exploration. Visit Hemis monastery, Shey palace, Shanti stupa. Enjoy meals at beautiful cafes. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 6 Leh - Lamayuru - Leh

Altitude: Lamayuru :-11562 ft Today we make a comparatively short journey to visit Lamayuru– a famous 1000 year old monastery. We spend some time here in monastery with monks. Have lunch and leave back to Leh. Spend your evening in the way you wish to at Leh. Overnight stay at Leh.

Day 7 Leh - Pangong

Altitude: chang la pass 17562ft pangong tso : 14270 ft

Today we get up early in the morning and drive to the world famous Pangong Tso Lake.

We leave early in the morning from Leh and have our breakfast on the way. We pass through Chang La pass - one of the highest passes in the world. We then head to Dimchok - Indian army base. It feels a great pride when you see the arm personal serving nation at such a place. You salute the brave hearts fighting for the country from the bottom of the heart. We finally reach Pangong Tso- the place which just mesmerises you with its beauty.

We visit the famous point where the famous Bollywood movie Three Idiots, shot a small sequence. Since it takes more than a day to behold the beauty of this place in one single evening, the night is spent on Pangong Lake doing star gazing and moon watch.

Day 8 Pangong - Leh

Altitude: Leh 11560 ft

Today after breakfast we head back to Leh. The treacherous journey may make you tired by then and we halt at Leh for the night.

Day 9 Leh - Nubra

Altitude: khardung la 17,582 ft. Nubra valley 10,000 ft

After Breakfast, move towards Highest Motorable Road of The World, KhardungLa Pass. Have a cup of Tea there, get yourself clicked with the Khardungla Signboard by BRO & proceed towards Nubra valley visiting Deskit Monastery enroute. Check-in at Camps, freshen up & later you can have a Double Hump Bactarian Camel ride. Don’t forget to click this unique mammal, found in cold Desert. It was once used to carry the trade material on silk route to Central Asia. Overnight at Nubra Camps at Cold Desert Camps.

Day 10 Nubra - Leh

The day will be consumed in reaching back to Leh from Nubra. This is our last day at Leh and mainland Ladkah. Overnight stay at Leh

Day 11 Leh - Sarchu / Pang

Altitude: sarchu 14,070 ft ft Today we start detouring and start an early journey as we are going to cross Thanglangla and Baralacha pass. We bid goodbye to the plains of this cold desert. Stay at Sarchu overnight.

Day 12 Sarchu - Manali

Altitude: 6,726 ft ft The day again starts early to reach Manali. We head to our destination after breakfastand say our final good bye to mesmerising Ladakh. Crossing Lahaul valley and Rohtang pass we finally reach Manali. We check into our hotels, take rest and share our experience.

Day13 Manali to Delhi

This is the final day of our trip will all go out to Old Manali sit in cafes and relax here. We cherish the memory of our trip. With lot of friends around we shall head back to Delhi in evening.

Day 14 Manali to delhi

We end our trip here , exchange our numbers and say good bye to each other with a promise to meet again for another exciting trip.

Cost Inclusions/Exclusions
Cost Includes:
  • 1. To and fro Travel to Manali from Delhi.
  • 2. All meals break fast launch and dinner . except the dinners on the day one and day 13 while travelling to and fro Delhi - manali.
  • 3. Travel through out the trip by an SUV.
  • 4. All sightseeing and tickets and permits involved
  • 5. All stays on double sharing basis .
  • 6. Camping at Sarchu and Pangong
  • 7. Guided tours and activities.
  • 8. Medical assistance


Cost Excludes:
  • 1. Camera tickets if any.
  • 2. Any special drinks alcoholic/ non alcoholic
  • 3. Dinners on the day one and day 13 while travelling to and fro to the Delhi ­ Manali .
  • Any thing not mentioned in the inclusions.
Booking

Cost Per Pax :- INR 40000//-
You can pre book your tour by paying just Rs 5000/- { non refundable}
NOTE: Pre-booking charges are non refundable in case of cancellation.However on confirmation the Pre booking charges are deducted from the total amount payable .

Payment:



Change in Pricing / Prebook / Last Date

Costing is supposed to change as the season approach. There are limited resources at such place and costing shoots up as demand rises. Hence would suggest interested candidate to prebook the order. Prices will not change for pre­booked candidates.

NOTE:­ Pre ­ booking charges are non refundable in case of cancellation. However on confirmation the Pre ­ booking charges are deducted from the total amount payable .

All payments to be cleared before one month of the trip.


Refund policy ( In case of full payment)
  • 1. 100% before 40 Days of the trip.
  • 2. 80 % before 25 days of the trip.
  • 3. No cancellations post 25 days for the trip.


Suggestion for people outside New Delhi
  • 1. People travelling from places other than Delhi should try to reach a day prior or in the morning.
  • 2. They should also arrange for their return tickets keeping a day Buffer.
  • 3. ROOTS will assist you to make best arrangements at reasonable prices @Delhi too.