8-day Ladakh road trip (with Leh rafting and trekking)
Leh, Ladakh, India
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  • 8
  • Duration in Days
  • 15
  • Max
    Group Size
  • 16
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Date
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2019
Fri, 19 Jul, 2019
15
Sat, 20 Jul, 2019
15
Sun, 21 Jul, 2019
15
Mon, 22 Jul, 2019
15
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15
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  • Trip introduction

    Combine the adrenaline-rush of rafting in the Zanskar River and trekking in Leh with an action-packed road trip across Ladakh. Travelling on rough roads in the mountains, you'll visit historic monuments like the Shey Palace and the Shanti Stupa, where you'll admire Ladakh's unique Indo-Tibetan culture and the Buddhist artwork.

    A major highlight of this adventure is thrilling session of white-water rafting on the grade III rapids of the Zanskar River. Before the adventure ends, you’ll also embark on a short day trek from Leh to explore the nearby model village of Saboo. All along, you’ll be accompanied by absolutely stunning views of Ladakh’s rugged and barren mountains and snow peaks.

    A minimum of 4 travellers are required to book this Ladakh road trip.

    Destination

    Ladakh, also called the ‘land of high passes’, is a celebrated, adventure travel destination full of snow-capped peaks and grey mountain slopes. On this road trip, you’ll travel deep into these mountains on curving, narrow roads and mountains passes, visiting fascinating towns from Hunder to Leh. At each little town, you'll spot a monastery with fluttering prayer flags in the wind, a symbol of Ladakh's strong Buddhist traditions.

    After a day spent outdoors, you’ll sleep for the night in comfortable hotels and guesthouses. At the Nubra Valley and Pangong Lake, large and cosy tents will be set-up for you under the starlit night sky.

    Destination highlights

    • Sign up for an action-packed road trip in Ladakh.
    • Visit monasteries and admire charming Buddhist art.
    • Feel the thrill of rafting in Leh.
    • Go on a short day trek near Leh.
    • Click stunning photos of snow-capped peaks and hills.

    Fine print

    Rules on the trip

    Travellers are required to follow instructions of the tour guide at all times during the Ladakh road trip.

    Consumption of alcohol and drugs is strictly prohibited during the Ladakh road trip. Consumption of tobacco products and cigarettes is not recommended.

    Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.

    Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made more than 30 days before departure of the Ladakh road trip: 75% refund.

    For cancellations made 20-30 days before departure of the Ladakh road trip: 50% refund.

    For cancellations made less than 20 days before departure of the Ladakh road trip: no refund.

    In case of no show: no refund.

    All refunds will be processed after deducting a transaction fee of INR 200 per person. This fee is charged by The Great Next.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    Please note that the Ladakh Inner Line permit, required to visit Nubra Valley and Pangong Lake, is not included in the package. The tour operator will help you in obtaining this permit once you're in Leh.

    Please note that rafting in Leh is a water-dependant activity. The tour operator will not be responsible for a cancellation in the rafting activity due to unsuitable or insufficient water conditions.

    The tour operator takes utmost care to ensure the safety of travellers and shall not be held responsible for any mishap, accident or loss of life or property during the Ladakh road trip.

    The tour operator reserves the right to cancel or alter the itinerary of the Ladakh road trip to ensure maximum safety for travellers as well as staff. Any costs arising from such a change in itinerary are borne by the travellers.

    During this Ladakh road trip, travellers will visit destinations at altitudes from 11,400 ft to 17,200 ft and may experience altitude sickness.

    Ladakh is located at an altitude with no internet connectivity and moderate road access/availability of services. Travellers are advised to take such circumstances under consideration before booking the trip.

    Trip details

    Pick up point
    Leh Airport
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    Drop off point
    Leh Airport
    Mode of transport
    Xylo or similar
    Start point
    Leh
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    End point
    Leh
    Time of departure
    10:00 AM
    Time of return
    10:00 AM

    Activity Details

    Swimming Required
    NA
    Instructor/Traveller ratio
    NA
    Doctors on call/at location
    NA
    Appropriate Age Group
    16+
    Instructor Gender
    NA
    Any activities outside campsite
    NA
  • Day 1 of the Ladakh road trip: Arrive in Leh

    Land at the Leh Airport. A representative of the tour operator will greet you at the airport and escort you to a hotel. Spend your first day at leisure after a long flight. It is recommended that you do not exert yourself too much today and take the time to rest and relax in your hotel room. This is to help your body acclimatize to Leh's higher altitude. Overnight in a hotel at Leh.

    Day 2 of the Ladakh road trip: Day at Leh

    Take a cultural tour of the local attractions near Leh. Begin with a trip to the Hall of Fame, a museum dedicated to the soldiers of the Indian Army. You'll visit the Thiksey Monastery and the Shey Palace to get a first hand insight in local tradition and history along with the Tibetan-inspired architecture. You'll also visit the school featured in the popular Bollywood movie '3 Idiots' and stop by the Sindhu Ghat, a vantage point by the Zanskar River. Return to the hotel for the evening. Overnight in a hotel at Leh.

    Day 3 of the Ladakh road trip: Leh to Nubra Valley

    Today's journey to Nubra Valley takes you across the Khardung-La, one of the highest motorable roads in the world. Spend some time at this landmark with views of the snow-swept landscape and continue onward to the Nubra Valley. As you approach your destination, you'll spot stark, desert sand dunes sprawling over the horizon. You'll check-in to a campsite in the village of Hunder and head out to explore the terrain. You can book a ride on the famous double-humped Bactrian camels at Hunder. At night, a bonfire is lit under the star-studded sky. Overnight in tents in the Nubra Valley.

    Day 4 of the Ladakh road trip: Nubra Valley to Pangong Lake

    Today, you'll travel to the magical Pangong Tso Lake, one of the major highlights of your adventure in Ladakh. After a rough and tumble ride on curving mountain roads, you'll reach the high-altitude lake of Pangong. The lake sparkles with clear water and clearer reflections of the mountains flanking it. Spend a moment of peace on the banks of the lake or dip your feet into the cool water. Overnight in tents at Pangong Tso.

    Day 5 of the Ladakh road trip: Pangong Lake to Leh

    After a leisurely morning by the Pangong Lake, you'll drive back to Leh via the high-rising Chang-La pass. You'll reach Leh by late afternoon and spend the rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in a hotel at Leh.

    Day 6 of the Ladakh road trip: Rafting at Leh

    Continue your adventure in Ladakh with a big splash on the Zanskar River. You'll travel to the small village of Chilling and hop into inflatable rafts for a 30-km rafting stretch on grade III rapids. Your rafting adventure ends at Nimoo. Return to the hotel in Leh and spend the rest of your day at leisure. Overnight in a hotel at Leh.

    Day 7 of the Ladakh road trip: Day trek to Saboo

    Head for a short day trek from Leh to the nearby village of Saboo. The 4-km route over a well-marked trail will take you out from the city for different but equally dramatic views of the mountains around Leh. Built as a model village for the entire district, Saboo is a small and quaint settlement with a local monastery. Explore the village and drive back to Leh by evening. Overnight in a hotel at Leh.

    Day 8 of the Ladakh road trip: Depart from Leh

    Check-out of your hotel by early morning, travel to the Leh Airport and proceed to your next destination. Your Ladakh road trip ends here.

    Day 1 - Milestone

    Start point
    Leh
    End point
    Leh
    Day start time
    10:00 AM

    Day 2 - Milestone

    Start point
    Leh
    End point
    Leh
    Day start time
    07:00 AM

    Day 3 - Milestone

    Start point
    Leh
    End point
    Nubra Valley
    Day start time
    07:00 AM

    Day 4 - Milestone

    Start point
    Nubra Valley
    End point
    Pangong Lake
    Day start time
    07:00 AM

    Day 5 - Milestone

    Start point
    Pangong Lake
    End point
    Leh
    Day start time
    07:00 AM

    Day 6 - Milestone

    Start point
    Leh
    End point
    Leh
    Day start time
    07:00 AM

    Day 7 - Milestone

    Start point
    Leh
    End point
    Leh
    Day start time
    07:00 AM

    Day 8 - Milestone

    Start point
    Leh
    End point
    Leh
    Day start time
    07:00 AM
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  • Includes / Excludes

      Includes
    • Travel arrangements, as per itinerary, in a Mahindra Xylo or similar vehicle, including airport transfers in Leh
    • Accommodation for 7 nights in hotels, home-stays and tents on a twin-sharing basis
    • All breakfasts and dinners from dinner on day 1 to breakfast on day 8, plus lunch on days 7, 6
    • Chilling to Nimoo rafting session on the Zanskar River
    • All equipment required for rafting: inflatable rafts, life jackets, paddles etc.
    • Services of experienced tour guide, rafting instructor and support staff
    • All applicable taxes
      Excludes
    • Travel arrangements between your home city and Leh
    • Any meals not included in the meal package
    • Ladakh Inner Line permit
    • Entry fees and video/photography charges at sightseeing locations, if any
    • Personal expenses like gear, apparel, tips to staff etc.
    • Costs due to unforeseen circumstances like bad weather, road blocks etc.
    • Anything not mentioned in inclusions

    What to Wear

      What to Wear
    • Windproof jacket
    • Waterproof shoes
    • Sweater and thermal innerwear
    • Woollen gloves and socks
    • Full-sleeved shirts/t-shirts
    • Full-length jeans/track pants
    • Scarf/muffler
      What not to Wear
    • Expensive jewellery or gadgets

    Equipment / Gear

      We Provide
    • Mahindra Xylo or similar vehicle for transport, as per itinerary
      You need to get
    • Rucksack
    • Day pack
    • Govt-issued ID card
    • Water bottle
    • Sunglasses
    • Torch (with extra batteries)
    • Sunscreen lotion
    • Lip balm
    • Personal toiletries
    • Extra money
    • Cat/hat
    • Camera (with extra batteries)
    • Dry snacks

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry all specific and prescribed medications.
  • Day 1 of the Ladakh road trip: Arrive in Leh

    Overnight in Hotel Kanishka, Palace View Guesthouse or similar at Leh.

    Land in Leh and spend the day at leisure. Today's meal package includes dinner only, but you may pick up some lunch at the hotel or while exploring the city at your own expense. You'll be accommodated in a hotel at Leh.

    Day 2 of the Ladakh road trip: Day at Leh

    Overnight in Hotel Kanishka, Palace View Guesthouse or similar at Leh.

    Take a day trip to visit local attractions in Leh. Some local attractions may charge a nominal entry fee which is payable by the traveller on the spot. You'll spend the night in the same hotel at Leh as yesterday. Today's meal package includes breakfast and dinner only.

    Day 3 of the Ladakh road trip: Leh to Nubra Valley

    Overnight in Skylark Camping & Nature Resort or similar at Hunder.

    Travel from Leh to Hunder. You'll spend the night in deluxe tents at Hunder. Today's meal package includes breakfast and dinner only. Additional activities like a camel ride at Hunder are not included in the package and are payable by the traveller on the spot.

    Day 4 of the Ladakh road trip: Nubra Valley to Pangong Lake

    Overnight in 100 Sky Camp or similar at Pangong Lake.

    Travel from Hunder to the Pangong Lake. You'll spend the night in deluxe tents at Pangong Lake. Today's meal package includes breakfast and dinner only. Everyday, you'll stop at restaurants and eateries where you can have lunch at your own expense.

    Day 5 of the Ladakh road trip: Pangong Lake to Leh

    Overnight in Hotel Kanishka, Palace View Guesthouse or similar at Leh.

    Travel from Pangong Lake to Leh. You'll spend the night in a hotel at Leh. Today's meal package includes breakfast and dinner only. Please note that non-vegetarian food may not always be available during meals because of the high altitude and remoteness of Ladakh.

    Day 6 of the Ladakh road trip: Rafting at Leh

    Overnight in Hotel Kanishka, Palace View Guesthouse or similar at Leh.

    Go rafting in the Zanskar River at Leh. You'll spend the night in the same hotel at Leh as yesterday. Today's meal package includes breakfast, lunch and dinner. Lunch will be served after the end of your rafting adventure.

    Day 7 of the Ladakh road trip: Day trek to Saboo

    Overnight in Hotel Kanishka, Palace View Guesthouse or similar at Leh.

    Go on a day trek from Leh to Saboo and drive back to Leh. You'll spend the night in the same hotel at Leh as yesterday. Today's meal package includes breakfast, lunch and dinner. Lunch will be a packed tiffin served during the trek.

    Day 8 of the Ladakh road trip: Depart from Leh

    Your trip ends by early morning.

    Check-out of the hotel and travel to Leh Airport. Today's meal package includes breakfast only. Your Ladakh road trip ends here.

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