Manali Leh Kashmir

10 Days   9 Nights

Ladakh is a high altitude cold dessert in the Trans Himalayan Region of Western Himalayas. Ladakh which literally means “Land Of Passes” is surrounded by ranges from all sides, one gets to cross the Greater Himalayas, and see the Ladakh Ranges, Zanskar Ranges and Karakoram Ranges. Leh being the headquarters is a quaint town with a lot of army presence due to Ladakh’s proximity to Pakistan & China. Beyond Nubra Valley lies the Highest Battlefield in the World The Siachen Glacier, Our Jeep Safari is brief and takes you on an epic journey from Manali to Leh on the way we cross multiple high altitude passes Namely Rohtang, Baralacha, Upsi La, Lachung La, Taglang La and finally Leh, from here we will set on excursions to Khardung La Pass which also is the highest motorable road in the world and latter we will visit the Might Pangong Tso Lake and head back to Leh Via Chang La Pass. The Last leg of this trip takes us through the best of the Trans Himalayan Region of Ladakh towards Kargil and Drass one of the coldest Inhabited Regions in the World. Once we cross Zozila and Reach Baltal the Land Scape Changes from Stark Arid Cold Dessert to the Lush Green Valleys & Meadows. The dense Pine Forests can be seen on the slopes and soon we enter the Kashmir Valley Surrounded by Himalayan and Pir Panjal Ranges. This epic road trip ends with Drop at Srinagar.

Detailed Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival in Manali
Today you will arrive in Manali, check in to your hotel, the day is at leisure and you are free to roam about in Manali, one can check out some cool café’s in Old Manali which are popular with backpackers and international tourists. After Dinner Overnight at Manali Hotel.

Meals: Dinner

Day 2: Manali to Jispa (92 Kms – 4 to 5 Hours)
After breakfast we board our transport and head for our journey towards Leh, today will mark crossing the famous Atal Tunnel the Longest Tunnel over 10000 Feet in the World an Engineering Marvel. Entering Lahaul Valley is an experience in its own, the landscape changes drastically as we drive along the Chandra River till Tandi where the Confluence of Chandra and Bhaga River makes give birth to Chandrabhaga River or Chenab as its Famously known. From here we will drive along the Bhaga river we cross The HQ for Lahaul Keylong to reach Our halt for the night at Jispa which is towards the end of the valley, Overnight at Camp Site in Jispa.
Meals: Breakfast & Dinner

Day 3: Jispa to Leh (336 Kms – 10 to 12 Hours)
We start early today as the journey ahead is long and involves crossing multiple high altitude passes, after an early breakfast and we start our journey , first we cross Baralacha Pass and head into the Trans Himalayan Region beyond this the vegetation will diminish we cross into Ladakh at Sarchu and soon we find ourselves climbing up the dizzingGata Loops before reaching Naki La Pass and Then Descending again after Pang and we head towards Mori Planes the endless vast plains are a major sight in this trip they seems to be never ending, before we hit the climb towards 2nd Highest Mountain pass Taglang La and descend towards Leh. We reach Leh by early evening and relax to let our bodies acclimatize to this High Altitude Cold Dessert Town. After Dinner Overnight at Leh.
Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

Day 4: Leh Local Sightseeing
So that you can acclimatize we will keep a short excursion today and its recommended that you take ample rest. We Visit the Monasteries and Other Monuments in the region like Thicksey Monastery, Leh Palace, Shey Palace and the Leh Mall Road. Explore the market and do some last minute shopping before heading back to the Hotel. Its important to keep yourself hydrated and we avoid any strenuous work to ensure we are well acclimatized.
Meals: Breakfast & Dinner

Day 5: Leh – Nubra Valley (160 Kms – 5 to 6 Hours)
After breakfast we will head up towards Khardung La Pass (18,380 Feet) the highest motorable road in the world, after crossing the pass we will descend towards the Nubra Valley famous for its Bactrian (Double Hump) Camels and Sand Dunes is a beautiful valley which also shares borders with Pakistan one can see the Karakoram Ranges here, After Visiting the Diskit Monastery we reach our stay at Hunder. Rest of the evening is at Leisure. Post Dinner Overnight stay at Nubra Valley
Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

Day 6: Nubra Valley – Pangong Tso (275 Kms – 7 Hours to 8 Hours)
Today we will drive from Nubra valley to Pangong Lake via Shayok valley. This newly opened route along the Shayok River is one of the most fascinating drives in Ladakh. The serenity and tranquility of Pangong Lake will mesmerize you in every aspect. Enjoy a nice walk along the Lake in the evening. Overnight Camp/Guest House at Pangong/Tangste.

Meals: Breakfast & Dinner

Day 7: Pangong Tso – Chang La – Leh
Today we start easy after breakfast we head back towards Leh, the Journey starts along the Valley Floor and we ascend towards the Chang La Pass, the approach to the pass is picturesque and takes you to an altitude of over 16000 Feet, we halt as the pass for a while and descend towards Leh, Reach Leh Evening is at Leisure, Overnight at Leh.

Meals: Breakfast & Dinner

Day 8: Leh to Kargil
After breakfast we check out from the Hotel and a Cab will drop you at the Leh Airport as per your Flight Schedule. This fantastic Trip to Leh Comes to an end with Drop at The Leh Airport.

Meals: Breakfast & Dinner

Day 9: Kargil – Drass – Zozila – Soanmarg – Srinagar
The Penultimate day of the drive is equally exciting as the 1st Day of the trip. We start from Kargil and Visit Drass Army Memorial a tribute to our Soldiers Martyred during the Kargil War. From here we begin another ascent towards the treacherous Zozila Pass. Upon the Descend we reach Baltal the Starting Point for Shree AmarnathYatra. The Landscape Changes from Arid Cold Brown Dessert to Lush Green Meadows in the Valley and Sky Kissing Himalayan Peaks. We drive along the river towards Srinagar. Soon we leave the mountains behind are in the middle of this vast paradise. Reach the Hotel and Relax for the day. Overnight at Srinagar Hotel

Meals: Breakfast & Dinner

Day 10: Drop to Srinagar Airport
The last day of this amazing road trip ends with the drop at the Airport. Fly Home with memories of a lifetime from one of the most amazing and sought after road trips in the world.

Meals: Breakfast


9 Night’s Accommodation in Hotels/Camps/Guest House/Homestays

9 Breakfast and 9 Dinners

All Sightseeing and Transfers in Personal Car/Cab as per itinerary.

Inner line Permits (Foreign Nationals to get their own permits).

First Aid Kits & Oxygen Cylinders.

Trip Leader For the trip.

Transportation as per the itinerary in Innova/Xylo or a similar vehicle.

Expert Drivers well versed with the region

All Vehicle Related Expenses (Driver’s TA/DA, Toll, Fuel and State Taxes Etc.)

Basic 1st Aid Kit & Oxygen Cylinders


Mineral Water, Alcohol or aeriated drinks.

Cost incurred because of the reasons beyond our control (Force Majeure)

Airport Transfers .

Monuments & Monastery FeesEntry Fees of any kind for particular places

Emergency Rescue, Insurances etc.

Anything Not Mentioned Under Inclusions.

5% GST.