LADAKH ENFIELD ADVENTURE TOUR

11 Nights / 12 Days

Overview
Itinerary

Day 1 : (New Delhi)Day 1 - Arrive Delhi & Connect flight to Srinagar

Arrive Delhi in the morning and upon arrival you shall be met by our representative and assistance shall be provided to connect flight to Srinagar. Upon arrival in Srinagar, meet & greet on arrival and transfer to Houseboats on the Famous Dal Lake / Nageen Lake. Morning free for independent activities. Lunch at the Houseboats.

Late afternoon Shikara ride {Boat Ride} on Dal Lake to enjoy its natural Beauty.  Also visit Floating Gardens.

Day 2 : (Srinagar)Day 2 - Local Sightseeing in Srinagar

After breakfast proceed/ walk {climb} to Shankaracharya   hill to have wonderful & panoramic view of Srinagar city & the lakes of Srinagar. Also visit the Hindu Temple atop the hill {Shiva temple}.  Return back to Houseboats for lunch. Afternoon  proceed  with  the  Cars to  visit  Famous  Mughal Gardens  of  Nishat Bagh (Abode of pleasure) built by Asif Khan brother-in-law of Jahangir in 1632 AD and Shalimar Bagh (Abode of love) built by Jahangir for his wife Empress Noor-Jehan. All the gardens are situated on the bank of Dal Lake with the Zabarwan Mountains in the backdrop. After visit to the Mughal Gardens is completed, drive back to houseboats and also check your Motor bikes & get them ready for the Ladakh Adventure

Day 3 : (Kargil)Day 3 - Srinagar to Kargil via Zojila Pass and Drass (5-6 Hours | 250 KMS)

Begin with a nutritious breakfast; you have a day filled with adventure awaiting you.  Ride through lush green meadows and make your way through the Sonmarg. Get your adrenaline pumping as you ride through one of the highest motorable passes in the world called Zojila {3500 Mts.} and head towards Kargil. Stop by the War Memorial at Drass at the foothills of the Tololing Hill. This memorial was built in tribute to soldiers of the Indian Army who lost their lives during the Kargil war with Pakistan. Proceed towards Kargil, which is your final destination for the day.

Overnight stay at the hotel in Kargil.

Day 4 : (Leh)Day 4 - Kargil to Leh (5-6 Hours | 230 KMS)

Awake to a beautiful morning in Kargil and relish a delicious breakfast before you begin the exciting journey that lies ahead. As you take the path away from Kargil a sudden change of scenery awaits you. You leave behind the lush green valleys and welcome the brown barren mountains.
Arrive at Lamayuru and take a quick pit stop at the Lamayuru Monastery, which is home to over 150 monks and exhibits an elaborate collection of thangas, wall paintings, statues and arte facts among others.  Just about 30 KMS before Leh stop by the famous ‘Magnetic Hill’ and experience the natural phenomena of the region.  Admire the beauty around you and be awestruck by the view of the confluence of the Zanskar and Indus River – the experience is breath-taking.

Overnight stay at the hotel in Leh.

Day 5 : (Leh)Day 5 - Rest day in Leh

Replenish your energies with a healthy breakfast and enjoy your rest day at Leh. The first half of the day is saved for a regular check-up of the bike and gears. Thereafter, spend your day sightseeing.  Stop by the Leh Palace and enjoy the splendid panoramic views of the Stok Kangri and Ladakh mountain ranges from the terrace and explore the museum exhibiting arte facts close to 450 years old. Later head to the Shanti Stupa perched upon the hilltop in the Changspa region. Constructed to endorse world peace and to celebrate 2500 years of Buddhism, this monument is known to hold the relics of the Buddha at its base, enshrined by the 14th Dalai Lama himself.

The evening is saved for exploring the colorful markets of Leh and getting insights into the lives of the warm, local people here.

 

Day 6 : (Leh)Day 6 - Leh to Pangong Lake (4-5 Hours | 140 KMS)

Treat yourself to a local Ladakhi breakfast before you begin the day’s adventure. Embark upon a stunning journey in the eastern region of Ladakh. Ride amidst breath-taking landscapes and pass through the world’s third highest motorable mountain pass at approximately 16,000 feet called Chang La to reach the illustrious Pangong Lake. From the very first glimpse of it, Pangong Lake is known to leave a lasting impression on visitors. Take the narrow stretch of land that leads you directly to the lake and be greeted by a huge mass of water that stretches over a 100 km and extends from India to China.  Click memorable pictures with the deep azure water or just stand there mesmerized by the lake’s beauty – the experience is nothing short of exceptional. 
Overnight stay at the Tented camps in Pangong.

Day 7 : (Leh)Day 7 - Pangong Lake to Nubra Valley (6-7 Hours | 206 KMS)

Gear up for the adventure this day holds for you, it is for sure going to blow your mind. Instead of simply returning to Leh, you will head to the Nubra Valley via Shyok.  This road provides for the actual thrill of riding in Ladakh.  If off-roading and river crossing were on your biking adventure list, this day accommodates everything.  Pass through the isolated and treacherous roads of Shyok and ride along the Shyok River, which at most times is slightly overflowing leaving you no choice but to take your bike through its freezing waters.  Pass by the Agham village that eventually meets the Leh-Nubra Highway.   As you arrive at Nubra, be greeted by a cold mountain desert and be mesmerized by the brash slopes and the gorgeous dunes; the image will be imprinted in your mind forever. Nightfall brings with it an opportunity to camp in the Nubra Valley

Day 8 : (Leh)Day 8 - Nubra Valley to Leh

Day in Nubra to explore the valley & visit some of its monasteries, like Diskit, Hunder,  Samstaling in Summor and also visit the headquarters of Nubra called “Diskit”.

 

Day 9 : (Leh)Day 9 - Nubra Valley to Leh

Wake up to a stunning morning in the Nubra valley and be enchanted by the morning sights before you embark upon your return journey to Leh. On your way, touch base at the world’s highest motorable pass called Khardung La at 18,490 feet - the ultimate biker’s experience.  All the expertise of your biking experience will be called upon as you ride on roads made of gravel and dirt – making it an exceptional biking adventure.

Upon reaching Leh, get some rest.

Overnight stay at   the hotel in Leh.

Day 10 : (Leh)Day 10 - Rest day in Leh

Replenish your energies with a healthy breakfast and enjoy your rest day at Leh. This day can be used to do some sightseeing in & around Leh or take bike ride in the Shyam valley or morning could be used for an Optional exciting rafting trip on River Zanskar/Indus & afternoon to rest or do your last bit of shopping /exploring Leh.

Overnight stay at the hotel in Leh.

Day 11 : (New Delhi)Day 11 - Leh/Delhi

After breakfast, transfer to airport in Leh to take flight to Delhi and there are many flight options and all the flights leave Leh between 7 – 11 in the morning & the flight takes 1 hour & 10 minutes approx. Arrive Delhi and transfer to a hotel and afternoon shall be free for independent activities. In the evening, farewell dinner at a local restaurant or at the hotel where you shall stay.  

 

Day 12 : (New Delhi)Day 12 - Delhi / flight to Onward Destination

after breakfast, transfer to airport to take your onward flight to your onward destination.