Incredible Ladakh & Spiti Jeep Safari 2018: Chandigarh-Shimla-Kinnaur-Spiti-Leh (with Chandra Taal)

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 Leh

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Trail Route: 

Chandigarh - Shimla - Sarahan - Sangla - Kalpa - Tabo - Kaza - Chandratal Lake - Jispa - Tsomoriri - Leh - Khardung La - Nubra Valley - Pangong Lake - Leh

Itinerary:

Day 01: Arrive Chandigarh station or airport to Shimla (120 kms 5 hrs)

Pickup from Chandigarh station or airport and drive to Shimla. On arrival check in hotel. Rest of the day free and explore The mall road of Shimla. Overnight at hotel in Shimla.

Day 02: Shimla to Sarahan (180 km 7 hrs)

Morning after breakfast drive from Shimla Sarahan enroute visiting Sun temple at Nirath and Rampur. On arrival check in at hotel. Evening visit Bhimakali temple which is one of the 51 shaktipeeths of Hindu religion. Overnight at hotel.

Day 03: Sarahan to Sangla (115 km 7 hrs)

After breakfast drive to Sangla valley. On arrival check in camp. Visit remote villages of Rackcham and Chitkul villages. Overnight at camp.

Day 04: Sangla to Kalpa (51 km 3 hrs)

Morning visit Kamru village and fort. Later continue drive to Kalpa located in backdrop of Kinner Kailash mountain range. On arrival check in at hotel. Evening free to explore Kalpa village. Overnight at hotel.

Day 05: Kalpa to Tabo (170 kms/ 8 hrs)

Morning after breakfast drive to Tabo enroute visiting Nako village beautifully located on banks of a small lake. On arrival in Tabo check in and overnight at hotel.

Day 06: Tabo to Kaza (50 km/ full day)

Morning visit Tabo monastery. Later drive to Kaza enroute visiting Lalung and Dhankar Gompa. On arrival in Kaza check in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 07: In Kaza – visit Ki Monastery and Kiber village

Morning visit the Ki monastery, 12 kms from Kaza. This centuries – old gompa is a labyrinth of rooms and corridors – and at one time also acted as a fort. It houses valuable Thangkas and offers a panoramic view of the area. Also visit the small gompa at Kibber, 9 kms further ahead. Kibber at 4205 m has the distinction of being the highest permanently inhabited village of the region. Overnight at guest house.

Day 08 : Kaza – Losar – Kunzum La – Chandratal Lake

After breakfast drive to one of the most photogenic places of the Spiti Valley – the Chandratal Lake. A visual marvel, this stunning blue coloured Lake is set at an altitude of 4300 meters above sea level in the heart of high Himalayas and is a must see on a full moon night. It derives its name, “Chandra” (Moon) and “Taal” (Lake) from the crescent shape of the lake. Watch the lake change colours from crystal clear shades of blur to emerald greens by dusk.

Before that, we pass through the high altitude pass of Kunzum La. Stop by at the stupa and pay tribute to the local goddess, “Kuzum Mata” as she is called. At 15,000 feet above sea-level the Kuzum Pass connects Kullu and Lahaul to the Spiti Valley. Live your dream of camping comfortably in state of the art tents in the Himalayas as you spend your evening gazing at the Milky Way and the millions of stars on a clear night. Overnight at a camp near Chandratal Lake.

Day 09: Chandratal Lake to Sarchu

Early morning check out hotel and drive to Sarchu. On arrival check in at camp. Overnight at camp.

Day 10: Sarchu - Tsomoriri Lake

Morning after breakfast check out from the Camp and drive from Sarchu over Baralacha La (4800m) and then reach Tsomoriri Lake. On arrival check in camp. Rest of the day free. Overnight in tent.

Day 11: Tsomoriri Lake to Leh 

Morning after breakfast check out from the camp and drive to Leh. On arrival transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 12: In Leh

Morning after breakfast drive for full day sightseeing visit Shey, Thiksey and Hemis Monasteries. Evening visit Leh palace, Shanti Stupa & Shankar Gompa. Overnight at hotel.

Day 13: Leh-Khardongla- Nubra Valley (125 kms)

After breakfast leave for Nubra Valley, driving across Khardong-la (alt: 18,380 ft). After descending from the pass, arrive at Diskit and check in at your hotel / camp. After to get fresh and a cup of tea explore the beautiful monastery of Diskit Gompa and drive further to Hunder to see the Bactrian camel with two humph. You may have a pleasure camel ride around the sand dunes of Hunder in Nubra Valley ( direct payment basis ) Evening back to the hotel / Camp for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 14: Nubra Valley- Pangong Lake

Early departure for Pangong Lake (approx. 150 kms, located on the Indo China Border), via Chang-la pass (alt: 17370 ft). Enjoy the beautiful panorama around the lake and its beautiful mixed color. One of the biggest and longest high altitude in India.

Day 15: Pangong Lake – Leh (220 kms one way)

Retrace back to Leh City and another dinner and overnight at the hotel in Leh. Explore local Leh market in evening. 

Day 16: Depart Leh airport

Departure/transfer to Leh airport drop.

  • Enjoy Jeep Safari on the tricky roads of Leh Ladakh.
  • Travel by a comfortable Innova car (with 6 pax in a car).
  • Relish delicious Ladakhi cuisines.
  • Drive through Chandigarh - Shimla - Sarahan - Sangla - Kalpa - Tabo - Kaza - Chandratal Lake - Jispa - Tsomoriri - Leh - Khardung La - Nubra Valley - Pangong Lake - Leh.
  • Drive through both roads to Kaza – Manali Highway to get the best of Spiti Valley.
  • Visit Khardug La Pass - World's highest motorable road.
  • Visit Diskit Gompa, Shanti Stupa, Sankar Gompa, Leh Palace & the markets in Leh.
  • Experience double hump camel at Nubra Valley, & Pangong Lake - One of the biggest and longest high altitude lake in India.
  • Shopping and sightseeing in Leh.
  • Stay at Pangong Lake, Tsomoriri Lake & Chandra Taal lake.
  • Many Mountain passes among them 2 are World’s Highest and lakes.
  • Visit the 1000 year old UNESCO World Heritage Site – Ki Monastery.
  • Visit Asia’s Highest Himalayan Villages – Kibber.
  • Culture & photography.
  • Sceinic beauty.
  • and much more.
Stay Envisaged Stars Destination Nights
Hotel Sukh Sagar / Similar
Shimla 1
Hotel Srikhand / Similar
Sarahan 1
Hotel Mount Kailash
Sangla Valley 1
Hotel Auktong / Kailash View /Similar
Kalpa 1
Namsay Guest House & Homestay / Similar
Tabo 1
Hotel Deyzor / Similar
Kaza 2
Garjha Hill Camp / Similar
Sarchu 1
Tsomoriri Camp
Tsomoriri 1
Hotel lyon / Hotel Asia / Similar
Leh 3
Ladakh Summer Camp / Leisure Camp / Similar
Nubra 1
Regal Camp / Similar
Pangong Lake 1
Camps
Chandra Taal 1
Inclusions
  • Accommodation in best available Hotel /Lodge / Tent.
  • MAP Meals: (Breakfast and Dinner) & soft drinks while on tour.
  • Experienced staff, professional local guide, expert route driver and helper.
  • All transfers & sightseeing as per mentioned itinerary by an independent Innova car with 6 travellers Inc. of Toll Tax, Parking, Driver allowance, State tax.
  • Children below 5 yrs complementary.
  • One surprise gift for each Member.
  • All present applicable taxes.
Exclusions
  • Any air fare, bus fare or train fare.
  • Entrance fees, Monument fees etc.
  • Guest insurance, evacuation charges, damage of any nature, expenses of personal nature like tips, laundry, telephone calls, drinks etc.
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.
  • Medical & Travel insurance.
Terms and Conditions

Terms & Conditions

  • Early Bird Price with FLAT 20% OFF (Valid for online bookings made before 28th February, 2018): 
  1. Rs. 87,749/- Rs. 70,199/- per person (with 2 travellers travelling together)
  2. Rs. 63,749/- Rs. 50,999/- per person (with 4 travellers travelling together)
  3. Rs. 54,999/- Rs. 43,999/- per person (with minimum 6 travellers travelling together)
  • The price mentioned above is inclusive of the Early Bird Offer of FLAT 20% OFF which is valid for online booking made before 28th February, 2018.
  • Above rates is for per person with 4 travellers travelling together in Innova car.
  • All the programs are subject to change due to plitical reason, natural clamities, strikes and special reason.
  • Above Rates Are Subject To Availability and can be changed without any prior notice.
  • For Postpone/Prepone of tour packages, the same is to be communicated in written and need to be informed to us at least 7 days prior of tour date. INR 1000/- will be charged extra for prepone/postpone.
  • A Valid Photo Identity Is Must To Be Carried.

Things to Carry

  • Backpack (min 60 Ltrs) with rain cover
  • TrekkingsShoes (Forclaz 100, 500 recommended)
  • 2 pairs of full sleeve shirts/T-shirts and track pants
  • 2 pairs of cotton socks. 3 pairs of woollen socks
  • 1 full sleeves sweater or fleece jacket (preferable)
  • One jacket
  • Thermal inner wears - 1 pair
  • 1 pair gloves
  • Sun cap
  • One scarf
  • Light towel
  • Lip balm
  • Cold cream and sun screen (SPF 40+)
  • Water bottle 1 Lt
  • Headlamp or torch with fresh pair of batteries
  • Personal toilet kit and toilet paper
  • Personal medicine kit
  • Dark sunglasses (U/V protected)
  • Walking stick (one)

Advisory

  • Climatic conditions in the high altitudes vary from the plains; take adequate time to get acclimatized to high altitudes.
  • Pay heed to the trek leader or instructor in order to enjoy a safe and sound trekking experience.
  • Do not consume alcohol or any other intoxicants during the trek.
  • Avoid trekking during the nights.
  • Before undertaking the trek, consult a physician.
  • Carry basic medications and a first-aid kit during the trek.
  • The trek takes place through eco-friendly zone; do not encourage littering the local sites or campsites.
  • Below 3 years child is not recommendable for the tour.
  • Children below 5 years of age are allowed to stay free with parents without extra bed.
  • Children between 5 – 12 years have to take an extra bed at the prescribed rate.
  • 02nd child between 5 – 12 years sharing parent’s bed have to pay extra for meals only.
  • Please bring your own USB Pendrive of 32 GB for videos and images.
Cancellation Policy
  • 25% amount will be deducted before 30 days prior to departure date.
  • 50% amount will be deducted between 30 -15 days prior to departure date.
  • 100% amount will be deducted less than 15 days of departure date.

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Trail Overview

This summer, live the Ladakh & Spiti Diaries by undertaking an exclusive 16 Days Jeep Safari to Leh-Ladakh & Spiti Valley and have an experience of a lifetime. Beginning from Chandigarh, take home the rewards of an opportunity that allows you to discover yourself in a world that beholds such astonishing visions. Ladakh & Spiti Jeep Safari is counted among the best adventure experiences in the Land of High Passes. The adventure of driving a Jeep through Ladakh & Spiti calls for travellers from around the globe. Gear up to experience a never before terrain & unforgettable memories with this well-planned curated itinerary. The trail involves driving through the tough terrains and High Mountain passes in a Jeep. Experience Ladakhi culture, drive through adventurous terrains of Chandigarh - Shimla - Sarahan - Sangla - Kalpa - Tabo - Kaza - Chandratal Lake - Jispa - Tsomoriri - Leh - Khardung La - Nubra Valley - Pangong Lake - Leh. Experience one of the most famous and breathtaking lakes in the world - Pangong Lake, Chandra Taal lake & Tsomoriri Lake. Also explore local Leh & Spiti Valley. It's time to be a TerrainTraveller!

Duration : 16 Days
Trail Type : Fixed Departure
Location : Leh
Maximum number of people : 25
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