Ex Destinations: Jammu/Srinagar
1 Night Pahalgham + 2 Night Srinagar + 1 Night Kargil + 3 Night Leh + 1 Night Nubra Valley + 1 Night Sarchu + 1 Night Manali
DAY 01: ARRIVE JAMMU –PAHALGAM LOCAL SIGHTSEEING
Our service starts with your arrival at Jammu Station, you will be met our representative at the Station and transfer to Pahalgam. have places of interest in & around like Aru valley, Lidder water valley, Shesh Nag, Kolhai glacier, Chandanwari(way to holy cave), Baisam and Mamil famous for 9th century old (Shiva Temple) thus happens to be a favorite spot among domestic visitors, arrive and check in to the hotel refresh yourself & discover the environment with charming view all around , return to hotel for overnight stay in Pahalgam Hotel.
Day 02: PAHALGAM – SRINAGAR LOCAL SIGHTSEEING + SHIKARA RIDE
After breakfast check and drive to Srinagar. After having rest in the hotel for an hour. Proceed to enjoy boat ride by Shikara to explore the Dal-lake, Canals, Back waters, Floating Gardens, Water Lilies, Lotus Flowers, Vegetable Gardens, which all are easily accessible through Mobile Venders, Floating Handicraft Centre & inborn lifestyle of citizens living inside the Lake since decades. Later visit to CheshmaShahi, Nishant & Shalimar collectively known as the Mughal Gardens are contribution of the great Mughal laid out in the 16th century & these falls along with the bank of Dal-lake are located in the heart of Srinagar city, Temple of Shankaracharya is situated on a hillock, thus offers panoramic view of whole City, along with prominent Dal-lake & Jhelum river, enroute visit of handloom centers well-known for production of Shahtoos/ pashmina shawls and world over reckoned carpet. In the evening transfers you to Srinagar Hotel.
Day 03: SRINAGAR – GULMARG – SRINAGAR
Post morning breakfast check out from Hotel and take a transfer to Gulmarg- which is located at an altitude of 2730Mtrs above sea level, the Hill Resort has a smoothly pitched geography. Gulmarg is located at the distance of 57 KMs southwest from Srinagar. The beautiful Hill Resort of Gulmarg is dotted with sites of interest for the visitors. In winter season skiing can be done at Khilanmarg. You can get pleasure from the attractive views of the Kashmir valley and the Himalayan range from Khilanmarg. It takes just a couple of hours to reach by pony, to reach Khilanmarg as it is somewhat longer on foot. Evening return back to Hotel. Dinner and overnight stay in Srinagar.
DAY 04: SRINAGAR – SONMARG – KARGIL
After Breakfast, check out & drive to Kargil. Drive passes Sonmarg & Drass Valley, cross famous Zodijila pass, enroute enjoy a splendid view of Tiger & Tololing from Vijay war memorial. Arrive and check in to Hotel. Overnight stay at Kargil.
DAY 05: KARGIL – LEH
After breakfast leave for Leh, enjoy enroute visit of Alchi, Pathar Sahib Gurudwar, Likir Monastery, Magnetic Hill, & Hall of Fame museum. Comeback to Leh by evening and overnight at Leh.
DAY 06: – LEH – EXCURSION TO PANGONG LAKE
After an early morning breakfast take a depart for Pangong Lake through Changla pass which is 5486 Mtrs, The long easy slope takes you to Changla pass through its snaky roads passing through Shakti Village. Stop at the Changla Pass for a quick photo shoot session & later drive down to the village of Tangtse, relax here and enjoy a cup of tea. Leaving the village of Tangtse for Pangong you pass through many small villages of Changthang & at last you can have a hasty view of the Pangong Lake situated at 14,000 feet. This legendary blue brackish Lake of Pangong is 5/6 KMs wide & spread over 133 Kms long with half of its running the other side of the “INDO CHINA BORDER”. You can never forget beauty of nature, environment & the scenery. After spending some time at Pangong take a drive back to Leh in the late afternoon. Dinner & Overnight in Leh.
DAY 07: LEH–NUBRA VALLEY VIA KHARDUNG LA 18,390 FT.
After breakfast take a drive to Nubra Valley. Your journey from Leh to Nubra Valley passes over KHARDUNG LA- which is the highest motor able road in the world at 5,602 Mtrs, around 40 km from Leh. From the pass, one can view all the way south over the Indus valley to apparently continuous peaks and ridges of the Zanskar range, & north to the giants of the Saser massif. Nubra Valley is widely known as Ldumra or the Flower Valley. It is located in the north of Ladakh between the Karakoram & Ladakh ranges of the Himalaya. On arrival in Nubra Valley check in to your Camp in Hunder for Overnight stay. In evening you can walk around the petite villages to watch how the locals live in this division of the world. A visit to a local resident (Ladakhi) home can also be arranged. Enjoy your dinner & overnight at Nubra Valley.
Note: The Khardung La pass may remain close till half of May month in that case the travelers will do excursion to Khadung La & reside at Leh in place of Nubra Valley on day 03.
DAY 08: NUBRA VALLEY– LEH (120 KMS)
After an early breakfast we check out from the Camp, take a transfer to Panomic Village including sumur. Later on drive to HUNDER where you can ride on a double humped camel amidst the sand dunes of this high altitude desert with snowcapped mountains on the horizon & Hunder Monastry. Between Hunder and Diskit you’ll come across sand dunes besides the road. Seen in isolation you could well be amongst the sand dunes of the Thar Desert in Rajasthan. It is indeed a bizarre sight since immediately on the left of the road is Rocky Mountains that characterize the Ladakhi scenery & snow-capped mountains can also be seen within some distance. While coming back take a stop at DISKIT- it is also known as the headquarter town of Nubra Valley. Wander around the market observing the shops & local people going about their regular tasks. Diskit is famed for 515 years old Buddhist Monastery, lying superbly located on a hilltop, facing the intact Valley. Later drive back to Leh in the late afternoon via Khardungla Top. On arrival at Leh you will check in to your Hotel and overnight at Leh.
DAY 09: LEH TO SARCHU(B,D)
After Breakfast, check out from the Hotel and take a drive to Leh. Drive Pass Nakeela & Lachalung Pass (16617Ft). & Skyangchu Thang & Taglang-La (17585Feet). On arrival check in to your Hotel. Overnight stay at Sarchu.
DAY 10: SARCHU TO MANALI DROP
This day after breakfast proceed for Manali, en route Jispa, and Keylong .Arrive and check into the Hotel. Overnight at Manali.
DAY 11: MANALI TO DELHI (Overnight Journey by Volvo)
After breakfast check out from hotel. Transfer by own to catch the Volvo for Delhi. Proceed for Delhi by Volvo bus. This package is specially designed for cheap Group Tour packages for summer season, you can also demand same itinerary with dedicated services and personalized
|1N||Pahalgham||Hotel Tourist Palace|
|1N||Nubra Valley||Deluxe Camp|
|1N||Manali||Hotel New Harmony Inn|
Tourist Taxis are not allowed in restricted points of Pahalgam, Sonamarg and Gulmarg (Restricted Points are Aru Valley, Betaab valley, Chandanwari, Zero Point in Sonamarg and in Gulmarg up to Gondola). You can use vehicle for up and down from your hotel to market for Dinner, Lunch or shopping at Pahalgam, Sonamarg and Gulmarg. As per Govt. Law and apply for all tourist taxi Companies.
• Assistance on Arrival & Departure.
• Accommodation on Twin Sharing Basis as with Breakfast and Dinner basis.
• NAC vehicle for transfers & sightseeing as per itinerary.
• All Sightseeing as per the Itinerary.
• All toll taxes, parking fees and driver’s allowances.
• All applicable fees & hotel taxes.
• Shikara Ride for 01 hour
• One way Volvo Tickets Manali- Delhi
• Air Fare/Train fare.
• Personal Expenses such as Laundry, telephone calls, tips. Liquor, boating & joy rides.
• Any other item not specified in “Cost Includes”.
• Additional sightseeing or usages of vehicle not mention in the itinerary.
• Guide & Entrance Fees.
• Transport/Horse Riding/Sightseeing of Aru, Lidder Water Valley, Betaab Valley, Chandanwari etc. (For this: you need to hire a local Cab/Taxi as per the rules by Pahalgam’s Taxi Union).
• Local Transport for Gulmarg and Sonamarg.
• Gulmarg Gondola Tickets. (http://gulmarggondola.com/ )
• Any cost arising due to natural calamities like, landslides, road blocks etc (to be borne by the clients directly on the spot).
• Supplement at festival season.
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How to Reach?
From Srinagar: 435KMs
From Manali: 475 KMs
From Delhi: 1050 KMs
From Kargil: 234 KMs
From Nubra Valley: 118 Kms
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