Here is The Land Of Wanderlust’s blueprint to a road trip through the Trans-Himalayan region of Ladakh, which is also known for its barren rugged mountains, beautiful monastery’s and funny road captions. TRIP DATES: TRIP COST: Rs 22,000 + 9% ST = Rs 23,980/- Inclusion: Accommodation (3 to 6 based on room size) Travel Entry Fee Permits Exclusion: Food Anything not mentioned in the inclusions Only on payment of 50% of the trip cost will a seat be booked. The trip will have a maximum of 12 backpackers & a minimum of 6 For booking and more information please call on the numbers mentioned below. TLOW Office: +91 84549 61928/+91 9004594935 Sherwin Rebello : +91 9833494963/+91 8275457702 Or mail us at: [email protected] Terms & Conditions Things to carry along: Valid Photo id proof with address – 5 copies (No Pan card) Backpack is mandatory on the trip. Essentials to pack Day 1: Reach Srinagar by 15:00 HRS latest. Check into a house boat at Dal Lake for the night. Take a Shikara ride in the Dal Lake. Day 2: Leave early in the morning by 06:00 HRS for the town of Kargil by local J&K SRTC bus via Sonmarg known as the ‘Meadow of Gold’. Lunch at Drass the 2nd coldest inhabited place in the world. Reach Kargil by 17:00 HRS. Check into a guest house. Day 3: Board an early morning bus from Kargil to Leh 216 km = 8 – 10 hours. Check into an authentic Ladakhi home stay. Spend the rest of the day wandering the streets of Leh. Day 4: After breakfast, leave for local sight seeing by car to visit Shey – Thiksay – Hemis. Return back to Leh in the evening. Day 5: Leave early morning by Suv/ Tempo-traveller to the villages of Deskit and Hunder in Nubra Valley via Khardungla (Highest Motorable road in the World, 18,380 ft). 150 km = 4-6 hours. Visit the monastery in Diskit. Spend the night in a guest house in the village of Hunder. Day 6: After breakfast, pack up and head back to Leh by same route, crossing Khardung La. En-route stop at the sand dunes, home of the double humped camels in Hunder. Reach Leh by 18:00 HRS. Check into the same home stay. Spend the rest of the evening in Leh or unwind in the home stay. Day 7: Leave early in the morning for a 150km six hour drive by Suv/ Tempo-traveller to the splendid high altitude Pangong Tso Reach Pangong visit the lake and spend a night in the tents. Day 8: Post breakfast, leave for the town of Leh. Reach Leh around lunch time. Spend the rest of the evening wandering through the lanes of Leh. Day 9: Last day in Leh, leisure day to do anything or Spend the day by visiting Tsemo – Leh Palace. Pack up and leave for Srinagar by Jeep at 16:00 HRS. Day 10: Reach Srinagar by 10:00 HRS. Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... One Response The coldest inhabited place in India: Drass, Jammu & Kashmir | The Land Of Wanderlust September 10, 2015 […] Next Trip: 2nd to 11th October […] Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.