Best Camel Safari Tours in Leh
About the ActivityFixed Departure: 28th July, 2016Beat the heat by going on a biking trip to Leh and explore the majestic Himalayas.The trip starts from Manali, Himachal Pradesh.Ride through splendid mountains, valleys and enjoy the local cultures and traditions.You will have a chance to visit places such as Rohtang Pass, Keylong, Sarchu, Barchala Pass, Nubra, Tsokar lake and so on and so forth.Ride to Khardung-La Pass, situated at 18,380 ft, which is the highest motorable road in the world.Explore Pangong Lake, the world's highest lake. One third of this lake is in Indian territory and two thirds is in Chinese territory.This is an adventurous and a challenging trip that will test one's endurance.The trip is for 12 days and 11 nights.The trip ends in Delhi, for which Volvo bus tickets will be provided from Manali.
About the Destination:
The landscape of Ladakh is marked by high-mountain passes and incredible blue lakes set amidst jagged mountains. Frozen glaciers, gurgling mountain streams and clean long stretches of arid cold land make this magical land one that is full of diversity.
The allure of Ladakh lies in its Gompas, whitewashed Stupas, and prayer inscribed flags fluttering in the cold and crisp mountain breeze that carries around the sound from the spinning prayer wheels. Smiling faces, lined with age and wisdom give a welcoming greet you at its heavenly doors.
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The beauty of Ladakh has to be seen to be believed. Breathe in the clear cold air, and witness the lofty mountain peaks perennially covered in snow. Walk alongside gem like lakes and glacier-fed rivers that happily flow through green farmland.
Pass by the highest motorable road in the world at Khardung La and sit and marvel at the shores of Pangong Lake, shimmering at a height of 14,500ft. Take a scenic drive to Nubra Valley is exciting and see the neighbouring settlements on a camel safari.
Snow-clad mountains set against the clear azure sky and verdant pastures alternating with snow-covered valleys and sand dunes make Ladakh a collage of stunning beauty that simply overwhelms the heart.The prices according to the type of room and number of minimum people are as follow:NUMBER OF PEOPLE Standard Deluxe Super Deluxe Luxury PremiumMin 02 pax Rs. 32232 Rs. 33456 Rs. 35892 Rs. 43716 Rs. 50784Min 03 Pax Rs. 25584 Rs. 26892 Rs. 29124 Rs. 36816 Rs. 43152Min 04 pax Rs. 23052 Rs. 24276 Rs. 26712 Rs. 34536 Rs. 29604Min 05 Pax Rs.20904 Rs. 22176 Rs. 24480 Rs. 32232 Rs. 38856Min 06 Pax Rs. 19992 Rs. 21216 Rs. 23652 Rs. 31476 Rs. 38544Min 07 Pax Rs. 21576 Rs. 22824 Rs. 25176 Rs. 32940 Rs. 39696Min 08 Pax Rs. 20808 Rs. 22020 Rs. 24456 Rs. 32280 Rs. 39348Min 09 Pax Rs. 19860 Rs. 21108 Rs. 23472 Rs. 31260 Rs. 38076Min 10 Pax Rs. 19428 Rs. 20640 Rs. 23076 Rs. 30900 Rs. 37968Min 11 Pax Rs. 18780 Rs. 20016 Rs. 22392 Rs. 30180 Rs. 37044Min 12 Pax Rs. 18504 Rs. 19716 Rs. 22152 Rs. 29976 Rs. 36960Extra Bed Child Rs. 9720 Rs. 11160 Rs. 12600 Rs. 20280 Rs. 24336
About the Destination:
Ladakh, a region that symbolizes harmony and culture, is also known as the ‘Land of Passes’, is known for its alpine beauty, unexplored territories, high altitude treks, palatial monasteries, flora and fauna. With Leh Ladakh honeymoon package from Mumbai you will be able to explore the incandescent beauty of the region with your special one. Situated and extending across the Himalayan ranges of Karakoram and Zanskar, Ladakh plays host to a plentitude of mountain adventure activities and several other different attractions for visitors.
Leh, the capital of Ladakh, is a kingdom by itself! A visit to this district in the state of Jammu and Kashmir is sure to give you a mind-boggling experience; most of it in the form of enchanting stupas and monasteries, the colourful markets, panoramic views of the valleys and snow-capped peaks and historic Tibetan forts and palaces. Witness the incredible beauty of this region with your beloved and also enjoy a blissful camping under the stars.
About the Tour:-Get ready for that perfect honeymoon while you head out on this amazing Leh Ladakh honeymoon package from Mumbai.-Start your tour after reaching Leh and then get transferred to your hotel for the night.-Visit some of the famous places like Shey and Thiksey, Sindhu Ghat, Druk Padma Karpo and Leh Market.-Enjoy a thrilling drive through Khardungla and then have some lovely time while enjoying a camel ride.-Visit some of the other places like Diskit Monastery, Hemis Monastery and Hunder Sand Dunes.-Admire the beauty of Ladakh Hall of Fame, Gurudwara Pathar Sahib, Magnetic Hill and Nimoo.-Conclude your Ladakh honeymoon tour after 8 days and head back home with a bagful of memories.Note: Flight tickets are not included in the package. Tickets can be booked at an additional cost
About the Destination:
The crown of India is beautified by Ladakh, the land of high passes, situated in the picturesque state of Jammu and Kashmir. Regarded as an exotic tourist destination, it is a land filled with breath-taking natural beauty and mystique.
From majestic mountain passes and tranquil monasteries to magical lakes, Ladakh is sure to take your breath away. During summer, this beautiful region is adorned with a plethora of vibrant colours, but come winter time it is transformed into a snowy white wonderland, often cut off from the rest of the world.
As a destination, Ladakh is replete with every sight imaginable; from sapphire blue lakes to jade green meadows and even dry and arid grasslands serve to make this land of extremes a must-go destination on every traveller's bucket list.
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Treat yourself to seven nights eight days of exoticism and mystery with the women-only tour to Ladakh, with the special women in your life. Start your trip from the charming town of Leh, which will woo you with its quaint markets and charming palaces. Visit the beautiful Sham valley and the ancient monasteries of Lamayuru and Liker.
Take a trip down to enchanting Nubra valley and visit the famous Deskit monastery and the Hall of Fame, to experience local culture at its best.
Lose yourself in the hypnotising of the beautiful Pangong Tso and enjoy a memorable sunrise and sunset by the lake. A thrilling camel safari and drive through the highest motorable road in the world, seems just too good to be true!
Maximum Altitude: Leh, 3,524m (11,562 ft),
Temperature Range: 3 to 35 Degrees (Summer) -20 to -35 Degrees (Winter)
For a tryst with the enchanting Himalayan region, the Moonland Drive is a perfect package. It starts from the capital of Ladakh, Leh, and takes you through Lamayuru to Alchi, Nubra Valley, Pangong Lake as well as Tsomoriri Lake, letting you absorb the various delights of Ladakh. The drive ends at Manali, via Serchu and various beautiful mountain passes along the way.
If you are interested in road trips, the Moonland drive is one of the most beautiful ones you would ever be on.
Camel Trekking or Caravan with camels has been a vogue for Ladakh quest since Seventeenth century until partition was done in the year of 1947. Camel Traveling is predominantly evident in Nubra Area from Hundar up to the Diskit .Bactrian camels, along with dual humps, are basically also recognized as the 'Real Camel'. The offspring of those camels were used for riding and transportation in the 'Silk Route' in the consecutive centuries of 17th, 18th and 19th.
The most distinctive feature of the Bactrian camel is its two humps. These humps, contrary to popular belief, are designed to store fat and not water. Bactrian camels are classified as herbivores. They prefer vegetation that is prickly, dry, salty, and/or bitter. However, when food is scarce they will eat bones, and various types of animal flesh.
This trip involves three days of seeing in the desert from over a camel.
Ladakh is ideally located amidst the snow-capped peaks of the Himalayas. It is one of the hottest tourist destinations located in the northern part of India. There are many hot spots to be visited for a multitude of tours in this unusual tourist destination. When in beautiful Ladakh, you would find yourself reaching one of the highest regions in the world and come as close to the blue sky from top of the high mountains. What soothe sout the entire experience of Ladakh is the sound of the chants coming from some old monastery in the area.
The main attractions in the package include the ancient monasteries of Alchi, Moonland, Lamayuru, the Indus Valley and the locations in and around Leh.
The most interesting part of Ladakh is Leh, where all the adventures begin. The leading action-filled activities include wildlife expeditions, white water rafting and mountaineering in Ladakh has peaks that rise as high as 7,900 meters, some mesmerizing valleys and stunning lakes.
It all starts with beautiful Srinagar, and as you continue to make your way up north, you keep falling in love with nature. This Ladakh trip takes you through some fantastic locations and experiences, including the monasteries of Alchi and Lamayuru, the Magnetic Hill, Likir Monastery, Pangong Lake as well as the Nubra Valley.
While on this trip, there would never be a dull moment. Talk to the locals while you are exploring various destinations; capture beautiful moments and the beautiful hues of Himalayas; and just have an intimate experience with nature and spirituality. This Ladakh trip would leave you rejuvenated.
The lost kingdom of Ladakh was once an important trade centre, with the silk route passing through it. While it no longer serves as an important trading centre, the silk route still exists, with its mysticism and charm. The silk route follows the trail from Leh to Alchi, Nubra and Pangong, taking you through some spectacular scenery and some really old monasteries.
Along the way, you even get to interact with some locals and hear enchanting stories of this fantastic land. Ladakh has mysteries that are begging to be solved. The Silk Route is just one of them.
The total number of days needed to do this trek is 7. The best time to do this trek is Mid June and September. The highest altitude point is Digar La and as is with all the Ladakh treks, it provides an ideal vantage point to see monasteries, monks, villages and indigenous people of this region. The highlight point of this trip is camel trek, khardung la and mountain flight.
The first day starts driving from Leh to Saboo. After reaching there we trek to Saboo Phu. After this point there is our base for Digar La. We trek to Digar La at 5250m and then take in gorgeous sites of saser khangri and karakoram range. We traverse through Digar village and Chumik Yogma. We trek eastwards to Shyok Valley and walk upto the camp.
The next destination is Rongjok from where we trek to Shyok Valley. This valley leads to Khalsar on the Leh-panamik road. Here we trek to Diskit and camp at a hotel. From here we trek to Leh, our final destination of this trip.
The beautiful valley of Nubra is towards the north of Leh, and it was the ancient gateway for the famous Silk Route. This valley features open plains and camels that can be found roaming around the Shayok River. The politic allocation of the valley enabled its opening to foreign visitors not until the later half of the 1990s. Compared to Leh, Nubra is around 400 meters lower in height and has a variety in terms of climate. This has enabled the locals to engage in extensive cultivation compared to those living in the Indus Valley.
The Phyang to Hunder Nubra Valley journey is almost untouched and the amazing splendor of the landscape offers breathtaking views of the vast Karakoram mountain range. As you move towards the last day of the journey, it would appear that the beauty of the surroundings keep increasing. Part of the journey is the drive over the worlds highest motor-able road at over 5,600 meters.
This trek would begin at Phyang, located over 23 km towards the west of Leh. It would end in Hunder. This is the last trek-able place in the Shyok Valley.Once in this spot, you would be making your trek back towards Khardung La, the highest motor-able road.
This 6-day trek is best suited between mid June and September and its highest peak is Lagola. During this trip we are about to meet with locals and monks and visit monasteries and villages.
Through a pleasant 65km-drive intervening valleys and mountain ranges, as well as the Indus River, we arrive at Saspotse village, just behind Likir. Then, a 4-hour trek later, we reach the Lago La Base camp, after going through Shepherds Place. We will be trekking along SaspolTokpo, exploring TsoSermo before we start our 9-hour trekking for RakurukDoksa. On our way, we will pass Lago La, the TsoChingGongma River, the Zanskar Range and the Saltoro Range.
After arriving at RakurukDoksa we will take the Rakuruk-Skuru trek route and indulge ourselves at the gurgling waters or the streams, basins and rivers we pass by until we reach Khardong La. Finally, we will visit quaint villages of Diskit, Sumur and Hunder on the Nubra Valley.
This 6-day trek is best suited between mid June and September and its highest peak is Lagola.
The route from Leh-Khardungla-Deskit-Hemis-Leh is known as valley of flowers. We spend an entire day in Leh, acclimatize and then move forward. In Leh every place is at walking distance. We visit the leh market, Shanti Stupa, Palace and hall of fame.
From here we move to Nubra valley that is 120 kms from Leh. From here we will proceed to Khardungla, the highest motorable pass in the world. There is a time to cross khardungla. Anytime between 9 A.M. to 1 P.M. is alright to cross this pass. It falls in the essential route that was used to transfer goods to Siachen.
Diskit is the on the way and is popular for Diskit monastery. Diskit gompa is the oldest in the world. It lies in the Nubra valley of Ladakh. In February, the monastery hosts Dosmoche, or the festival of scapegoat. Another beautiful monastery called the Hemis monastery is Tibetan in origin and belongs to drukpa lineage. It is situated 45 kms of Leh. It hosts the colorful hemis festival each year.
Journey back to Leh is filled with glimpses of colorful valleys and endless skies. The route is gorgeous and is open mainly during summers.