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Women Only-Road Trip to Leh

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Women Special Road trip to Leh Ladakh!

Option 1:- Tour Starting – Srinagar
Looking forward to join in to a group on your dream trip to Ladakh. Here’s the opportunity. See details listed here and chose the slot that fits you best.
Please note that these are not Bike Trips!!

Route: Srinagar-Leh-Manali-Delhi

 

Tour Code Tour Start Date Tour End Date
ALT05W 10th June 2017 21st June 2017
ALT07W 17th June 2017 28th June 2017
ALT10W 30th June 2017 11th July 2017
ALT19W 5th Aug 2017 16th Aug 2017
ALT21W 11th Aug 2017 22nd Aug 2017
ALT23W 19th Aug 2017 30th Aug 2017
ALT25W 1st Sep 2017 12th Sep 2017

 

Tour Price
Cost of Tour package for Solo traveler, solo occupancy (willing to stay in a single room, without any sharing) INR 45000
Cost per person when two people are joining the tour/ solo traveler ready to share room with another co-traveler on group INR 38000
Cost per person when three people are joining the tour together, staying in one triple room INR 35000

Itineraries

Day 1: 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.
(In case, you wish to land early and visit the city instead, kindly intimate in advance so that we can arrange the same. INR 2500 for Sedan car, INR 3500 for Innova)
Overnight stay- Deluxe Houseboat, Dal Lake, Srinagar;
Meals included- Dinner

Day 2: Srinagar to Kargil via Sonmarg, short excursion to border village (7-8 hrs)
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 a nearby village that’s on border to Pakistan (this excursion shall be done only if time permits and subjected to regulatory permissions). Overnight at Kargil.
Overnight stay- Royal Gasho/ Kargil Tourist Camp
Meals included- Breakfast and Dinner

Day 3: Kargil to Leh ( 8-9 hrs)
After Breakfast, check out from Hotel, & proceed to Leh enroute visiting 30ft Long Maitreya Buddha, later visit Lamayuru, Likir & Alchi Monastery, Hall of fame, followed by Magnetic Hill & Gurudwara Sri Pathar Sahib. Enroute also check the confluence of Indus & Zanskar river called Sangam by locals. Overnight at Leh.
Overnight stay- Offbeat Residency/ Kasdar/ Similar, Leh
Meals included- Breakfast and Dinner

Day 4: Leh city tour
After Breakfast, visit Shey & Thiksey Monastery with Leh Palace & 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- Offbeat Residency/ Kasdar/ Similar, Leh
Meals included- Breakfast and Dinner

Day 5: Leh to Nubra ( 5-6 hrs)
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/ Royal Deluxe Camps, Hunder/ Nubra
Meals included- Breakfast and Dinner

 Day 6: Nubra to Leh (5-6 hrs)
After Breakfast, check out from the camps & visit Deskit Monastery. Return to Leh by Evening. Overnight at Leh.
Overnight stay- Offbeat Residency/ Kasdar/ Similar, Leh
Meals included- Breakfast and Dinner 
 Day 7: Leh to Pangong ( 7 hrs)
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/ Watermark Camps, Pangong
Meals included- Breakfast and DinnerDay 8: Pangong to Leh, enroute Hemis and 3 Idiots School (7 hrs)
After Breakfast, check out from Camps for return journey to Leh. Enroute visit Hemis Monastery & 3-Idiots School. Overnight at Leh.
Overnight stay- Offbeat Residency/ Kasdar/ Similar, 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- Gemur Holiday Camps/ Jispa Journey Camps/ Kolong Retreat, Jispa
Meals included- Breakfast and Dinner

Day 10: Jispa to Manali (7 hrs)
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

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 8:00am. Your Tour ends here with colorful memories of ALifetimeTrip.
Meals included- NA

Option 2:- Tour Starting – Delhi

Route: Delhi- Manali-Leh-Srinagar

Tour Code Tour Start Date Tour End Date
ALT13W(Deluxe)  14th July 2017  25th July 2017
 ALT27W(Deluxe)  13th Sep 2017  24th Sep 2017
 ALT28W(Deluxe)  20th Sep 2017 1st Oct 2017

 

Tour Price (Deluxe)
Cost of Tour package for Solo traveler, solo occupancy (willing to stay in a single room, without any sharing) INR 45000
Cost per person when two people are joining the tour/ solo traveler ready to share room with another co-traveler on group INR 38000
Cost per person when three people are joining the tour together, staying in one triple room INR 35000

 

Tour Price(Deluxe)-ALT27W,28W only(no Rafting)
Cost of Tour package for Solo traveler, solo occupancy (willing to stay in a single room, without any sharing) INR 44000
Cost per person when two people are joining the tour/ solo traveler ready to share room with another co-traveler on group INR 37000
Cost per person when three people are joining the tour together, staying in one triple room INR 34000

Itineraries

Day 1: Delhi to Manali transfers by overnight Volvo Bus
After arrival at Airport, you are advised to reach VOLVO stand by evening 5pm, to board overnight Luxury VOLVO to Manali.
(Delhi Airport pickup & VOLVO Stand Drop – Sedan car (upto 3 persons): 2000Rs INNOVA (4-6 persons):2800Rs, Tempo Traveler(12 Seater):4200Rs)
Overnight Travel

Day 2: Manali city tour
Arrive at Manali by 8am, you will be picked up by our representative from VOLVO Bus stand to facilitate Hotel Checkin. Manali Local sightseeing during the day visiting Hadimba Temple, Vashisht, Solang Valley. Overnight at Manali.
Deluxe: Overnight Stay- Cottages at Manali
Standard: Overnight Stay- Cottages at Manali
Meals included: Breakfast and Dinner

Day 3: Manali to Jispa ( 7 hrs)
Today you will be proceeding for onward journey from Manali. Start your journey towards mighty Himalayas, with first move towards Jispa enroute Rohtang La & Keylong. You may like to stop by Rohtang for a click, but believe me there will be plethora of ineffable beautiful landscapes on your way ahead. Later you will cross Keylong before finally arriving at Jispa, your halt for tonight. Overnight at Jispa.
Deluxe: Overnight Stay- Jispa Journey Camps/ Gemur Holiday Camps
Standard: Overnight Stay- Jispa Journey Camps/ Gemur Holiday Camps
Meals Included: Breakfast and Dinner

Day 4: Jispa to Leh- (Travel type: Hard; Longest day on road, approx 12 hrs)
Start early Morning after Breakfast, to stamp on the grounds of Heaven on Earth named as Leh.Enroute you will come across beautiful landscapes of Baralancha-la, Chandratal Lake, Tanglangla, Moore Planes & Upshi, the route most loved by Shutterbug community.If you are sleeping on this route means you are missing the most precious times of your life. Overnight at Leh.
Deluxe: Overnight Stay- Offbeat Residency/ Kasdar/ Similar, Leh
Standard: Overnight Stay- Gangaba guesthouse/ Leh Stumpa, Leh
Meals included: Breakfast and Dinner


Day 5: Leh city tour
After Breakfast, visit Shey & Thiksey Monastery with Leh Palace & Shanti Stupa later during the afternoon. Evening free to explore the local market on your own. Overnight at Leh.
Deluxe: Overnight Stay- Offbeat Residency/ Kasdar/ Similar, Leh
Standard: Overnight Stay- Gangaba guesthouse/ Leh Stumpa, Leh
Meals included- Breakfast and Dinner

Day 6: Leh to Nubra ( 5-6 hrs)
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.
Deluxe: Overnight stay- Cold Desert Camps, Royal Deluxe Camps/ Similar, Hunder/ Nubra
Standard: Overnight stay- Heaven Adventure Camps/ Olthang guesthouse
Meals included- Breakfast and Dinner

Day 7: Nubra to Leh (5-6 hrs)
After Breakfast, check out from the camps & visit Deskit Monastery. Return to Leh by Evening. Overnight at Leh.
Deluxe: Overnight Stay- Offbeat Residency/ Kasdar/ Similar, Leh
Standard: Overnight Stay- Gangaba guesthouse/ Leh Stumpa, Leh
Meals included- Breakfast and Dinner

Day 8: Leh to Pangong (6-7 hrs)
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.
Deluxe: Overnight stay- Redstart Camps/ Watermark Camps, Pangong
Standard: Overnight stay- Pangong Delight Camps/ Pangong Summer Camps, Pangong
Meals included- Breakfast and Dinner

Day 9: Pangong to Leh, enroute Hemis and 3 Idiots School (6-7 hrs)
After Breakfast, check out from Camps for return journey to Leh. Enroute visit Hemis Monastery & 3-Idiots School. Overnight at Leh.
Deluxe: Overnight Stay- Offbeat Residency/ Kasdar/ Similar, Leh
Standard: Overnight Stay- Gangaba guesthouse/ Leh Stumpa, Leh
Meals included- Breakfast and Dinner

Day 10: Leh to Kargil, short visit to border village ( 8-9 hrs)
After Breakfast, tighten your strings to travel another mind-boggling terrain along Indus, via nimoo, fotu la, namika la to Kargil. Enroute you can stop at Gurudwara Sri Pathar Sahib, Sangam,  Hall of fame, Magnetic Hill and Alchi Monastery. Check in at your hotel.  Check in to your hotel. After some rest, by 4 pm, proceed to a nearby village that’s on border to Pakistan (this excursion shall be done only if time permits and subjected to regulatory permissions). Overnight at Kargil.
Deluxe: Overnight stay- Royal Gasho/ Kargil Tourist Camp
Standard: Overnight stay- Greenland Kargil
Meals included- Breakfast and Dinner

Day 11: Kargil to Srinagar ( 7-8 hrs)
After Breakfast, start your journey towards Srinagar via Drass, visiting Drass Memorial. Later you can stop by Sonamarg to enjoy the mystic landscapes. Arrive Srinagar by evening. Overnight at Houseboat.
Deluxe: Overnight stay- Deluxe Houseboat, Dal lake/ Similar
Standard: Overnight stay- Hotel Kayzee/Holly Nights , Dal lake/ Similar
Meals included- Breakfast and Dinner

Day 12: Srinagar Airport Drop, tour services end
After Breakfast at Hotel, check out & leave for Srinagar Airport for onward flight to home, with memories of ALifetimeTrip.
Meals included- Breakfast only

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.(weather permitting)
  • Shikara ride at Dal lake (for half an hour)
  • River Rafting once during the trip.(8 kms stretch from Khalsar to Dunes- subjected to weather conditions only) Not available for groups after 10th Sep & ALT29R starting 22nd Sept.
  • Ladakh Hill Development Fees/Environment Fees.
  • Innerline Permits (ILP).
  • Water bottles- 2 Nos. per person every day.
  • Driver Allowances, toll taxes, parking, state taxes.
  • All Applicable Taxes.

Exclusions

  • Any Air/Train Fares- Best fares, Available on Request.
  • Extra Meal other than mentioned in the plan.
  • Water Bottles ordered from Hotel/Camp during stay.
  • Any expenses for optional activities or tickets, unless quoted in Inclusions.
  • Insurance, Items of personal nature like porterage, tips, laundry etc
  • Any Entry Fees
  • Camel ride expenses
  • 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.
  • Medical Insurance, Medical Costs or expenses incurred of any similar nature.

Notes

  • The above Tour Plan is fixed and the changes can be done only by the tour manager in case of any roadblocks/ other natural blocks/ emergencies.
  • ALT09R is Hemis Festival special, you would be able to visit the Hemis monastery while you stay for both the days at Leh and experience the festival.
  • ALT17R– only siblings are invited to register for this tour.
  • Most of the Hotels in Ladakh provide Extra Mattress/Roll out bed, as Extra Bed.
  • The tourism infrastructure in Ladakh Region is not very developed and one should not expect or compare it with the standards of plains & other developed destinations, you may face scarcity of water and power in the region and so you may come across situation like water (hot) being supplied on time basis – morning & evening.
  • Leh vehicles are not allowed to pick up & drop the guest at Srinagar Airport, leading to change of vehicle after coming out of Srinagar Airport.
  • Travelers are requested to understand that they are traveling with a group of people from different geographies, hence a cooperative travel would enable lifetime memories for every individual. It’s not expected that any traveler enter into unnecessary arguments for room preference or for seats in the traveler. We do not allocate seats in the traveler to make journey comfortable for every traveler.
  • Passengers indulging in unwanted hindrance, in the smooth operation of the tour, or quarrelling with the manager or other passengers, or a behavior that is obscene, hateful or offensive on racial, ethnic, sexual or any other grounds, shall be asked to leave the tour on the spot, and shall not be given any refund for the same.
  • If any traveler has to leave the tour mid-way, due to any reasons like death of relative, or illness or any other reasons, there shall be no refund for the remaining portion of the tour.
  • Few accommodations on the tour might not serve non veg food. You might like to try the local market for some nice non veg food during the lunch hours. Any other special food preferences can be shared with the team while booking.
  • Remember this is an adventure tour to Ladakh – an offbeat destination and not a leisure trip to Goa. You might not get food of your choice, most of the camps close by 10pm and you might have to begin quite early in the mornings on some days. Your cooperation is highly solicited to make the tour memorable.
  • Smoking/ Drinking is not allowed during the travel hours of the day. However, after reaching the accommodation, your room is your space.
  • In case of any dispute, the decision of tour manager shall be final.
  • We would love to see you all as mutual Facebook friends by the time you guys end the tour!

 

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One thought on “Women Only-Road Trip to Leh

  1. I always wonder why women can’t go out for solo travel. But this post inspired me alot!!
    Thank you so much for sharing 🙂

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