Destinations: Manali - Keylong – Sarchu - Tsokar - Leh - Pangong Lake - Leh - Khardung La - Leh - Serchu - Sissu - Manali Season: Summer / June - october The Passes: Rohtang Pass- 3980m ; Baralacha la pass- 4892 m ; Tanglang la Pass- 5360 m) ; Khardung la pass- 5606 m ; Tour Starts from Manali, Ends in Manali
After breakfast, you will be provided with a motorbike to explore Manali and its surroundings with a local guide. You will also visit Naggar Castle, Roerich Art Gallery, Hindu Temples and the hot springs in Vashisht.
Travelling Distance: 117 km Altitude: 3080 m You will drive along the Beas River upstream along the left bank through several villages, until you reach the Rohtang Pass (4050 m / 13,287 ft.). You will then drive down to reach in Gramphu, and then the passport check point at Koskar. Afterwards, you will carry on to reach in Keylong; the tribal district headquarters.
Travelling Distance: 114 km Altitude: 4290 m You will leave to the higher region, accompanied by zigzag uphill roads in the shadow of hanging glaciers to the scenic Baralacha La (4800 m / 15,748 ft.), before we descend to the Serchu plateau. Overnight stay on Serchu campsite.
Travelling Distance: 140 km Travelling Time: 7 hours Altitude: 4530 m You will leave the vast Serchu plateau, to head up a curvy drive until you reach Namik La (4950 m / 16,240 ft.), where you can experience the spectacular views of rugged rocks and their unique geological formation. Then you go over Lachu Lang La (5090 m / 16,699 ft.)before descending to the gorge of the cliffy GanglaJal to Pang. You will then continue through the vast plateau of Kyang Chu-Thang (plateau of wild donkey) to Tsokar, via dusty and unidentified trails. The Tsokar lake-also called White Lake because of the salt deposits around it and is still sold all over Ladakh, as well as yellow headed Wagtail, Pled Wagtail, Desert Wheatears, Raven, Horned Lark etc.
Travelling Distance: 153 km Altitude: 3500 m After the breakfast drive to Leh by passing through Tanglang La Pass 17,585ft, second highest motorable road in the world, reach Upshi for entry of tourist and tourist vehicle, from here drive along with banks of Indus river & Valley. Arrive at Leh by evening. Overnight in HOTEL.
Altitude: 3500 m Rest day, shopping and local sight seeing in Leh.
Travelling Distance: 290 km After Breakfast leave for Pangong Lake (14,500 ft), through Changla Pass 17,350 ft., it is the third highest motor able road in the world. Arrive Pangong Lake, which is the highest salt water Lake in the World, shared by two countries India & China. Enjoy the beauty of the lake. Drive back to leh, overnight in HOTEL
Altitude: 5540 m /18,175 ft. Today’s tour will begin with an uphill until the Khardung La, as it is the highest point you will need to be cautious of altitude sickness. However, oxygen cylinders will be within the accompanying vehicle throughout the journey. Once you have reached on top of the highest motor able pass in the world, you can enjoy the magnificent views of Himalaya and its valleys. You will then head back for Leh, where you will have lunch and then you will be free for the rest of the day. Overnight stay IN HOTEL.
Travelling Distance: 230 km Altitude: 4300 m / 15,190 ft. (Over Tanglang La 5630 m / 18,471 ft.) The road goes through several villages over the world’s second highest motor able pass before reaching in Serchu. Overnight stay in camp.
Travelling Distance: 130 km After breakfast we ride to Sissu over Baralacha La (4800 m) and crossing Darcha, Jispa, Gemur & Keylong. Overnight at camp.
Travelling Distance: 90 km The last day of the tour, a 90 kms journey from Sissu to Manali. Crossing the Rohtang Pass ((4050 m) and Descend to Marhi, Gulaba, Kothi and finally reaching Manali. Journey ends with beautiful memories.
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