For the rugged people like you who really wish to get deep inside the heart of Ladakh, a fascinating jeep safari is the perfectly oriented option for you. This is the most dynamic way to explore its wilderness and to enjoy its rustic villages and scenic splendors by getting very closer look to all of the magnanimous splendors of Ladakh. Where trekking in Ladakh brings the opportunity to achieve the terrains at higher altitudes of the region and the yak and camel safari will adhere your bonding with the wildlife of the area but the jeep safari is the ultimate choice to get every nook and corner of Ladakh in a more detailed form.
The Jeep safari in Ladakh begins at Leh to Zanskar that geographically begins with Manali but in Ladakh it is ideally being recognized from Leh that acclimatizes at 11,000 feet above the sea level and that fascinates every traveler with its ancient monasteries, palaces, lakes and impressive local villages around Leh. The jeep safari will cover the major distances towards Likir, Alchi, Lamayuru, Kargil, Parkachik and then back to Leh for a never-ending exciting experience. While driving through the alienated and rugged town of Kargil and then towards the south at the valley of Zanskar to explore more scenic beauty around the zone. One can also drive towards the famous Nubra Valley by crossing the world’s highest motor able roads for more fun.
This classic safari receives some strenuous challenges for the enthusiastic expeditors to achieve the rugged ways at the maximum altitude of 5030 meters to cover the journey of a lifetime.
Take the morning flight for Leh from Delhi. On arrival at Leh met our representative and transfer to pre booked hotel/Guest house for relax and acclimatisation. This is necessary for getting acclimatised at high altitude. Evening one can visit the color full market of Leh. Overnight in the hotel/guesthouse.
On this day you will go a sightseeing trip to some ancient monasteries in this area.
Shey Gompa is about 15 kms from Leh. It used to be the summer palace of the kings of Ladakh. There are lots of Stupas and Gompas built around the palace. Shey palace was built by Deldan Namgyal in the beginning of 17’Th century AD. Main attraction in Shey is the 12m Shakyamuni Buddha statue inside the Dresthang Gompa.
Thiksey Gompa, close to Shey is about 17 kms from Leh. The monastery is considered to be one of the most beautiful in Ladakh and belongs to the Gelukspa order.
Hemis, about 45 kms south of Leh it is one of the most famous and largest monastery in Ladakh. It belongs to the Drukpa order and was founded in the early 17’Th century. The setting is perfect with the monastery cradled in a lovely valley, surrounded by streams and fronted by long Mani walls. Overnight stay at the guest house.
In the morning after breakfast, drive towards Nubra valley via Khardung La (18300 feet). The highest motor head road in the world. Upon arrival at Nubra valley, we will stay at our tents. After a short relaxation we will visit the Diskit Gompa. Overnight at Sand dune leisure Camp at Hunder.
After breakfast at our camps, we will go for the world famous camel safari. It is very incredible to see the camel in this part of the world. After having our safari, drive towards Leh. Upon arrival at Leh, check in at the hotel. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast we drive to Likir and visit Likir Gompa situated a top a windy cliff top overlooking the beautiful village of Likir. It was founded in the 12th Century. Then we drive and cross the River Indus and reach Alchi, Ladakh’s most loved monastery. After Alchi, we reach Lamayuru monastery, founded by Rinchen Zangpo in the 10th century. This Gompa is located amidst the massive mountains. Overnight at Hotel.
After the Breakfast drive to Kargil enroute visit Mulback Chamba and Atitasa monastery. Later, drive towards Kargil. Overnight at hotel.
In the morning after breakfast drive towards Parkachik via Tesuru. Also its very nice view of Nun and Kun peak from Purthikstay village before 5 km of Panikahr Overnight at Camps.
In the morning after breakfast drive towards Padum via Rangdum. On way you will visit Rangdum Monastery very picturestic on the top of small hill area on right of road Overnight at Camp /Hotel.
In the morning after breakfast drive towards Kargil with same route. Overnight at hotel.
In the morning after breakfast check out from the hotel, and drive towards Leh. Upon arrival at Leh, check in at the hotel. Overnight at hotel.
In the morning after breakfast check out from the hotel, and drive to airport to catch the flight for Delhi.