Jeep Safari tours
Nubra Valley Jeep Safari
The Nubra means “Ldumra” (the valley of flowers). Situated in the north of Ladakh region. The overland route to Nubra passes through world highest motorable road, Khardong la pass (18,380 ft) is one of the major attraction to enter in the valley. This is the warmest place in the region. Nubra valley was one of the trade center on the ancient famous silk route. The Bectarian Camels (shaggy double hump Camel) can be seen around sand dune, between Deskit and Hunder village, which was used on ancient Silk route. Monasteries of Diskit and Samstaling offers a glimpse of ancient era.
You may continue your drive / safari from Leh to Manali and tour can be terminated by flying form Manali to Delhi or drop at Manali – Chandigarh and train to Delhi
Duration: 06 Nights / 07 Days
Best Season May to End of September
Destinations Covered: Leh – Nubra – Leh
Day 01: Arrive Leh
Upon arrival in Leh, Meet and assistance at the airport and transfer by car to Hotel. One is advised to take complete day rest for acclimatization.
Leh – Ladakh at an altitude of 11500 Ft. is a land like no other. Bounded by two of the world’s mightiest mountain ranges, the Great Himalaya and the Karakoram, it lies athwart two others, the Ladakh range and the Zanskar range. Ladakh is also known as the land of passes.
Meals and overnight at Hotel Lahrimu or similar.
Day 02: In Leh
After breakfast half day sightseeing of Sankar Gompa: Located on a valley floor and is the home to Lamas who belong to yello sect and worship his Holiness – The Dalai Lama. Visit Shanti Stupa : a Buddhist religious monument built by Indian based Japanese Monk whose intention was to spread Buddhisim by building such stupas throughut the world & Leh Palace : the 17th. Century looking for all the world like a miniature version of the Potala in Lhasa. Visit Stok Palace & SINDHU DARSHAN at Chaglomsar. The rest of the day is free for a personal activities . Meals and overnight at Hotel.
Day 03: In Leh
After early breakfast full day sightseeing of Shey,Thiksey & Hemis. Shey was the summer Palace of Ladakhi Kings and is where you can see the 36Ft. high statue of Buddha made of copper and covered with gold. Thicksey : The twelve storeyed monastery of Thicksey is situated in the most prominent of positions, lies on an island Mountain. Finally visit; Hemis : Farthest away from Leh, this is the wealthiest Monastery in Ladakh belonging to the Red Sect – it is here each summer that plays are held and Ladakhis from all parts of the country will visit Hemis. Evening return to Leh. Meals and overnight at Hotel .
Day 04: Leh – Diskit:
( Head Quarters of Nubra Valley : 145 Kms, 7 hrs) : After breakfast depart for Nubra valley that goes through the highest motor able pass in the world at Khardung-la ( 5602 Mts.). Enroute visit Gompa at Khalsar . Overnight stay in Camps.
Day 05: Diskit – Hunder: ( 45 Kms – 2 Hrs):
After breakfast visit Diskit Gompa and start your camel safari to Hunder by Bacterian Camels across the sand dunes. Visit village Hunder and Gompla among lots of trees and mingling streams. Overnight stay in Camps.
Day 06 : Hunder – Leh : ( 197 Kms, 8 hours):
After early breakfast drive back to Leh. Meals and overnight stay in Hotel in Leh.
Day 07: Departure Leh
You will be transferred to the airport to board flight for onward destination