Leh to Nubra Valley
( via Khardungla pass & back via Warila pass.)
8 Nights , 9 Days ( LDK/Mtb-07 )
Mountain Biking to Nubra valley is not only just a challenge to the World Highest Motorable road (Khardungla pass. 18,380 ft.), but also an opportunity to explore, experience and feel the true beauty of the Valley of Flower or the Silk Route Valley of the Northern Himalaya.Best Time: June to Sept.
Highest pt.: 18,380 ft. ( Khardungla Pass )
Day 1 : Arrival at Leh airport.Whole day rest for acclimatization.
Coming straight to the altitude of min 3,200 m from a much lower place can cause some health problems. So to avoid that, we suggest our guest to take complete rest for a day to get acclimatized. Later there will be a briefing of the program by the agent or by the company representative.
Day 2 : Visit to Thiksey and Stok palace. After lunch,check bikes and then visit to Shanti Stupa on bike.
Second day is good to get out doing some sightseeing because you are already acclimatized. So we will Start by visiting Hemis and Thiksey monastery at first and then Stok palace after a hot lunch at Chamba restaurant.Post lunch ,visit Shanti Stupa for sunset view on your bike.
Day 3 : Drive to Khardung la pass (18,380 feet). Cycling Down from k.Top till Sumur village.
First day of the cycling will be from the top of Khardungla pas till Sumur village. The cycling will be long but an easy one because you will be going to the lower elevated places than Leh. Overnight at Camp.
Day 4 : Cycle to Ensa/Panamik and Yarab Tso. Hot lunch at hotel and visit to Samstanling monastery.
Second day we will visit the monastery of Ensa, hot spring of Panamik and Yarab tso. The cycling will be easier and pleasant as you will cycle through some beautiful and quiet and peaceful places. We will also visit the Samstanling monastery at Sumur. I n the evening there will a cultural show at the village. Overnight at Camp.
Day 5 : Cycling to Disket village and visit to the Monastery. Overnight at Hunder village.
Third day, we will cycle for around 40 km Towards Hunder. On our way we will visit the famous monastery of Disket village and also visit to see the biggest statue of Ladakh which is 105 ft. high. In the evening we will visit the double hump camel safari site on sand dunes of Hunder village. Overnight in camp at Hunder.
Day 6 : Drive till Khalsar village and start cycling till Agham village. Overnight at Camp.
On fourth day, we will drive till Khalsar village and start cycling towards Agham village to call it a day and Camp. Overnight at camp.
Day 7 : Next day cycle from Agham village till Sakti village via Warila.
On fifth day, we will start cycling from Agham village to Sakti village via Warila pass (5,310 m.). Today we will view the valley of Sakti from the pass. Overnight at Sakti village at Hotel. In the evening there will be a celebration at the Hotel with camp fire and drinks.Overnight at Camp
Day 8 : Drive from Sakti to Leh after visiting Hemis monastery.Market visit and Rest.
After the breakfast we will be picked up by our car and will be drove back to Leh. And if you want to rest you can rest or do marketing or souvenir shopping. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 9 : Departure ( End of the Tour )