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Senior Citizens Special- Road Trip to Leh Ladakh

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Tour Plan

Day1: Srinagar Airport Pick up + Houseboat Stay- On arrival at Airport you will be transferred to Houseboat. Day at leisure/ relax to gear up for the long trip. Overnight at Srinagar.

Overnight stay- Deluxe Houseboat, Srinagar; Meails included- Dinner

Day2: Srinagar to Kargil via Sonmarg, short excursion to Hunderman village- After breakfast, proceed to Kargil. Enroute you will cross the mystic meadows of Sonmarg, tortuous Zojila followed by Drass Memorial, before you finally arrive at Kargil-the gateway to Ladakh. Check in to your hotel.
After some rest, by 4 pm, proceed to Hunderman village (this excursion shall be done only if time permits)- It was under Pakistani occupation until 1971 when India won it back during the Indo-Pak war. The village is home to 1000 year old structures currently being researched by ASI (Archaeological Survey of India). Across the border you see Pakistani bunkers, tomb of a famous saint from the region and Pakistani flag.
Overnight at Kargil.

Overnight stay- Kargil Tourist Camp/ Royal Gasho/ Greenland Kargil; Meals included- Breakfast and Dinner

Day3: Kargil to Leh- After Breakfast, check out from Hotel, & proceed to Leh enroute visiting 30ft Long Maitreya Buddha, later visit Lamayuru, Likir & Alchi Monastery, followed by Magnetic Hill & Gurudwara Sri Pathar Sahib & Hall of fame. Enroute also check the confluence of Indus & Zanskar river called Sangam by locals. Overnight at Leh.

Overnight stay- Hotel Ratna Residency/ Om Ladakh, Leh; Meals included- Breakfast and Dinner

Day4: Leh city tour- After Breakfast, visit Shey & Thiksey Monastery with Leh Palace, Spituk Monastery, Hall of fame & Shanti Stupa later during the afternoon. Dont exert your body, if you are feeling tired at anytime during the day. Overnight at Leh.

Overnight stay- Hotel Ratna Residency/ Om Ladakh, Leh; Meals included- Breakfast and Dinner

Day 5: Leh to Nubra- After Breakfast, move towards Highest Motorable Road of The World, KhardungLa Pass. Have a cup of Tea there, get yourself clicked with the Khardungla Signboard by BRO & proceed towards Nubra valley visiting Deskit Monastery enroute. Check-in at Camps, freshen up & later you can have a Double Hump Bactarian Camel ride. Don’t forget to click this unique mammal, found in cold Desert. It was once used to carry the trade material on silk route to Central Asia. Overnight at Nubra Camps.

Overnight stay- Cold Desert Camps, Nubra; Meals included- Breakfast and Dinner

 

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Day 6: Nubra to Leh, enroute Sumoor- After Breakfast, check out from the camps & visit Deskit Monastery, Hot Water Springs at Panamik via confluence of Shyok & Nubra River across Sumoor. Return to Leh by Evening. Overnight at Leh.

Overnight stay- Hotel Ratna Residency/ Om Ladakh, Leh; Meals included- Breakfast and Dinner

Day 7: Leh to Pangong- After Breakfast, check out from Leh & visit Shey and Thiksey monasteries at Leh. Later proceed for one of the most beautiful & scenic, Salt water Pangong Lake at Spangmik via Changla Pass (17350 ft). Various Bollywood movies have been shot at this lake. One-Third of this lake is controlled by India & rest of the two-third lies under Chinese province. Enjoy the bonfire in evening with your co-travelers turned friends. Overnight at Camps.

Overnight stay- Redstart Camps, Pangong; Meals included- Breakfast and Dinner

Day 8: Pangong to Leh, enroute Hemis and 3 Idiots School- After Breakfast, check out from Camps for return journey to Leh. Enroute visit Hemis Monastery & 3-Idiots School. Overnight at Leh.

Overnight stay- Hotel Ratna Residency/ Om Ladakh, Leh; Meals included- Breakfast and Dinner

Day 9: Leh to Jispa- (Travel type: Hard; Longest day on road, approx 12 hrs)- After Breakfast at Hotel, you are advised to depart by 8:00am, in order to reach Jispa in due time. Enroute you will come across Upshi, Tanglangla, Moore Plains, Sarchu, Baralacha-la, before finally arriving at Jispa. This route is most loved by shutterbug community, for the amazing snow cladded landscapes & tortuous roads one come across. Overnight at Jispa.

Overnight stay- Jispa Journey Camps/ Kolong Retreat, Jispa

Day 10: Jispa to Manali- After early Breakfast, start your journey to Manali via Keylong, (the administrative centre of Lahaul & Spiti district) & snowbedded Rohtang La . Overnight at Manali.

Overnight stay- Cottages at Manali; Meals included- Breakfast and Dinner

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Day 11: Manali half day city tour, departure for Delhi- After early Breakfast, proceed for Manali Local sightseeing visiting Hadimba Temple, Vashisht & Solang Valley. Depart for Delhi by 4:30pm VOLVO.

Overnight Travel; Meals included- Breakfast

Day 12: Arrival at Delhi, tour services end- Today you will arrive at Delhi, Majnu ka Tila by 7:00am. Your Tour ends here with colorful memories of ALifetimeTrip.

Meals included- NA

Please Note that you should be physically fit to take this tour. Asthma patients to consult the physician before confirming the tour.

Inclusions

  • Accommodation at Hotels/Camps on Single/ Double/ Triple Sharing with Breakfast & Dinner
  • Exclusive Non-AC Tempo Traveler dedicated for your Group.
  • Services of a tour manager.
  • Oxygen cylinder for emergency purposes.
  • Bonfire at Pangong Lake.
  • Water bottles- 2 Nos. per person every day.
  • Driver Allowances, toll taxes, parking, state taxes.
  • All Applicable Taxes
Exclusions
  • Any Air/Train/VOLVO Bus Fares- Best fares, Available on Request.
  • Extra Meal other than mentioned in the plan.
  • Any expenses for optional activities or tickets, unless quoted in Inclusions.
  • Insurance, Items of personal nature like porterage, tips, laundry etc
  • Any Entry Fees
  • Any additional expenses arising out of unforeseen circumstances like flight delay / cancellation / roadblocks/landslides/ strike or any other natural causes out of human control or any emergency evacuation expenses.
  • Anything not mentioned in Inclusions
  • Any Kind of Expense for Loss / Misplaced / Theft of personal belongings.

 

Tour Code

Tour Start Date

Tour End Date

ALT05S

30th June 2016

11th July 2016

 

Tour Price
Cost of Tour package for Solo/Single traveler INR 45000
Cost per person when two people are joining the tour INR 36000
Cost per person when three people are joining the tour INR 33000

 

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