Ladakh a word which means "land of high passes", is a region in the state of Jammu and Kashmir of Northern India sandwiched between the Karakoram mountain range to the north and the Himalayas to the south. The Indian portion of Ladakh is composed of the Leh and Kargil districts. The Leh district is the largest district of India, covering more than half the area of Jammu and Kashmir, of which it is the eastern part.
Eligibility Criteria: Anyone with good health condition with 18+ age .
please specify if you have any respiratory problems as there will be less oxygen available in High Altitudes
Day1(28 Sep): 5PM from Delhi to Manali
Day 2(29 Sep):Reach Manali.
Shopping and visiting old manali. Overnight stay at Manali.
Day 3(30 Sep): Manali to Jispa
After breakfast, start the journey to Jispa via Rohtang Pass (13050 ft) & . Overnight stay at Jispa
Day 4(1 Oct): Jispa to Leh
After breakfast, proceed to Leh via Nakeela (13000ft ),Baralacha Pass (16040 ft), Lachangla Pass (16,617 feet) & Skyangchu Thang (Biggest & Highest plateau in the world of around 42 km) and Pang. Admire the beautiful scenic journey on the Manali Leh Highway (Considered to be the most beautiful in the world). Cross the Taglangla Pass(17480 ft) and travel through the scenic Indus Valley. Reach Leh in the evening. Overnight stay in Leh
Day 5(2 Oct) Leh to Nubra
After breakfast, drive to Nubra Valley (Known as the Valley of Flowers and the warmest region in Ladakh) via Khardung la pass. This road is considered to be the highest motorable road of the world. En route, admire the spectacular views of the never ending snow-capped mountain ranges around Khardungla Pass (17582 feet) After spending some time at Khardung la, proceed to Nubra. After Hotel check-in, enjoy camel Safari in the evening. Overnight stay in Nubra.
Day 6(3 Oct) Nubra to Pangong Tso Lake
After breakfast, sightseeing places like Shey, Thiksey, Hemis and Sindhu Ghat and then proceed to Pangong Tso via Shayok. Visit the exact location of the famous movie “Three idiots” & enjoy outing along the banks of the lake. One really feels very close to nature at Pangong Lake with its scenic surroundings. On a clear sunny day, you can see seven colour formations in the crystal clear salt water lake. Watch sunset at Pangong. Overnight stay nearby Pangong.
Day 7(4 Oct) Pangong to Leh via Changla Pass.
Watch Sunrise at Pangong. After breakfast, visit Diskit & Hunder Villages and monasteries take a stroll around the place to see the life style of people living at the northernmost region of India. Drive back to leh via Changla pass(17590 ft) Second highest motorable road in the world.
Visit Hall of Fame(A Museum constructed and maintained by the Indian Army) in the afternoon. Overnight Stay in Leh
Day 8(5 Oct) Local Sightseeing in Leh
Visit Magnetic hill, Moon hill, Sangam point, leh palace, Shanti stupa, Gurudwara, Leh market.
Day 9(6 Oct) Leh to Jaspa
Day 10(7 Oct): Jaspa to Manali
Reach Manali by afternoon.Catch Bus in the evening from Manali to Delhi.
Day 11(8 Oct) Reach Delhi
We suggest you to Book RETURN tickets on this day after 4pm.
Holidays:- Sep -28 Sat,29 Sun,Oct 2 Gandhi jayanthi,5 Sat,6 Sun,8 Dusera.
Important Instructions :
a. Reach station on time.
b. Strictly No quarrels, calling Nicknames, getting personal or making jokes about anybody
c. No anti social, deviant or unacceptable social behavior
d. Maintain Discipline and follow the organizers instructions.
We would be going to 18,000ft which is very high altitude and prone to altitude sickness.
Read More about Mountain Sickness (http://meetup.ghac.in/messages/boards/thread/6446524)
Things to Bring:
1. Winter jacket
3. Thermals and Warm lowers
4. Trekking shoes
5. 4 pairs of socks
7. Woolen caps
10. Sunscreen(SPF 30 or more)
1)One Govt Authorized ID Card and 2 Passport size photographs
2)Get Signed Disclaimer:-
3) Medical Certificate.
Delhi to Manali Transport
13 seater vehicle for 9 days
Breakfast and Dinner for 9 days.
Misc and Organizer Fund, Club fee and Tax as per the rule
Anything more or less will be shared among.
Travel from Hyderabad-Delhi and Manali to Hyderabad
Buffer day expenses.
Anything not listed in inclusions
GHAC Guidelines - Please Read
1) No smoking and no alcohol.
2) No littering, no pollution of water.
3) This is not a luxury trip, but out most care has been taken to make your trip comfortable, enjoyable and memorable in a low budget.
4) Food will be mostly vegetarian with non-veg dishes at own cost
5)We carry basic First Aid and if you need anything you can ask the organisers.
6) If you feel unwell bring to the notice of the organizers immediately.
GHAC rules apply. http://www.meetup.com/great-hyderabad-adventure-club/pages/Club_Guidelines/
"Always ask the organizers to share the actual cost break after the meetup"
NOTE: Event Hosts have all the rights to add or remove any member and do necessary changes in route, activity, time, duration depending on the situations and climate conditions. ORGANIZER'S DECISION IS FINAL (ITS ALL ABOUT SAFETY, PLEASE CO-OPERATE)
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