Leh - Turtuk / Siachen - Leh SUV Tour

Duration

06 Nights & 07 Days

Starting from :

13,999

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Date
Leh - Turtuk / Siachen - Leh SUV Tour

Leh Ladakh tour packages include treacherous passes, bike tours, offroading, and all the excting stuff which you want to take up in your dream trip to Leh Ladakh. For adventure seekers, Leh, Ladakh is heaven as it has everything on offer which gives you adrenaline rush such as hiking, camping, trekking and much more. The star attraction of this tour is a visit to either Turtuk Village or Siachen Base Camp. In Leh sightseeing, you get to visit the Kargil war memorial dedicated of our warriors who laid their lives in the Kargil War, Khardung La and Chang La, the cold desert of Nubra and the double humped camels, world famous Pangong Lake, confluence of Indus and Zanskar river and physics defying Magnetic Hill. Being part of the Baltistan region in the northernmost part of the Himalayas, Turtuk is one of the last village on the indian side of LOC, being part of 5 small villages of the Baltistan region to fall in the Indian Territory. It is around 205 km from Leh and takes the road ahead from Nubra Valley. This small village, native to the Balti people, is very popular for the fruits grown in this region, especially Apricots. An offbeat destination include these days in the Leh Ladakh bike trip is the Siachen base camp. Located at an altitude over 12000 ft, Siachen base camp is strategically important from Indian perspective as this is the highest altitude battleground in the world. Being a part of Actual Line of Control between India and China and LOC with Pakistan, it was banned for general public. Off late the Indian government has opened the Siachen Base Camp for tourists with inner line permits.

Leh - Turtuk / Siachen - Leh SUV Tour
  • Day

    1
    Welcome Day, Acclimatization and Local Sight Seeing

    On your arrival at Leh city, our vehicle will pick you up from the airport and you will get a warm welcome from Crazy Riders Adventure Tours representative at our hotel premises. Our representative will hand over all your tour related documents and will give you a brief about the tour you are about to embark. The vehicle will be at your disposal for the rest of the day. Spend some relaxing time at the hotel premises which will also help you get used to the high altitude of Leh, Ladakh. After lunch, the vehicle will take you around for a short trip to Leh and you can visit Shanti Stupa, Leh Palace and also visit the local markets of Leh. Take a stroll in the market and go for shopping of some local stuff which you can carry as remembrances of this beautiful city of Leh, Ladakh. Have your dinner at hotel and overnight stay at Leh. This day will also make you familiar with the environment of Ladakh region and you will get acclimatize for rest of the day as Ladakh is the high altitude region.

  • Day

    2
    Local Sightseeing

    After a healthy breakfast, the vehicle is again at your disposal and will take you around the city for local sightseeing of Leh in which you will get a chance to explore places like Gurudwara Pathar Sahib, Magnetic Hill, confluence of Indus and Zanskar river and on the way back, visit Hall of Fame, war memorial dedicated to our soldiers who laid down their lives for us during the Kargil war. In the evening return back to Hotel and after dinner, enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at Leh.

  • Day

    3
    Leh to Nubra Valley via Khardung La

    Gear up and speed off on the smooth tarmac to meet the board showing “The Highest Motorable Road in the world” at Khardung La Pass. After taking a break for photo session on this high pass to the Nubra Valley, we head towards Khardung village where you can have a quick break for tea and snacks. We proceed towards Nubra Valley as we cross the Khalsar and Diskit sectors. Nubra valley is a high altitude cold desert which mesmerizes every traveler with its unsurpassed naked beauty. This is probably the only place in Ladakh which gives a glimpse of snow clad mountains encompassing green pastures. The valley is comfortably located in the Karakoram range, and gives a feel of cold desert magical sand dunes, constantly changing shape and place. You have get to ride on double humped camels at the Nubra Valley. Travelers can also visit Turtuk village, the last Indian village that is open for tourists and adventure seekers. Overnight stay at camp.

  • Day

    4
    Day Trip to Either Turtuk Village or Siachen Base Camp

    This day gives you an opportunity to either visit Turtuk Village,the last Indian village before the border line with Pakistan or ride on the tarmac to and fro to The Mighty Siachen, the highest war zone in the world.Of course the option you choose comes in advance while booking with us. Located at an altitude over 12000 ft, Siachen base camp is strategically important from Indian perspective as this is the highest altitude battleground in the world. Being a part of Actual Line of Control between India and China and LOC with Pakistan, it was banned for general public. Off late the Indian government has opened the Siachen Base Camp for tourists with inner line permits. Being part of the Baltistan region in the northernmost part of the Himalayas, Turtuk is one of the last village on the indian side of LOC, being part of 5 small villages of the Baltistan region to fall in the Indian Territory. This small village, native to the Balti people, is very popular for the fruits grown in this region, especially Apricots. Staying in home stays and small guest houses, allows tourists to witness the Balti culture. At the time of booking you may choose between the two options, Turtuk Village or Siachen Base Camp.

  • Day

    5
    Nubra to Pangong Lake via Shyok Route

    From Nubra Valley, we head towards yet another fascinating place, Pangong Lake via Shyok route. We take a left from Durbuk. After crossing Tangtse, will give you the first glimpse of Pangong Tso and the magical beauty of the world's highest salt water lake and its constantly changing colour. This gives us an additional opportunity to ride/drive as real off roading and experience water crossing. Evenings generally get chilly. Stay the night at lake side camps.

  • Day

    6
    Pangong to Leh via Chang La

    After spending an unforgettable night on the bank of Pangong TSO, post breakfast we head towards Leh. Enroute we will cross the Changla Pass ( 3rd highest motorable pass), have a quick break at Karu for refreshment. Overnight stay in your hotel at Leh.

  • Day

    7
    Depart for Home

    After breakfast it’s time for both of us to say good bye and your memorable dream tour concludes here. Our vehicle will drop you at the airport as per your flight timings. Carry sweet unforgettable memories of Ladakh to cherish throughout life.

Inclusion & Exclusion

Inclusion

  • Airports pick and drop.
  • Welcome drinks on arrival.
  • Accommodation in well – appointed standard or equivalent hotels as per city on double / triple sharing basis from Day 01 to Day 06 on MAPI basis.
  • All meals throughout the tour on MAPAI basis - 06 Breakfast & 06 Dinner.
  • Basic First aid kit and Oxygen Cylinders in emergency.
  • A seat in SUV i.e Xylo / Bolero / Tempo Traveller depending upon the group size.
  • Tour driver cum tour guide throughout the trip.
  • All Inner line permits wherever required.

Exclusion

  • Any majeure service expenses.
  • Any kind of Insurance / medical.
  • All entry tickets for stupas, monasteries, sightseeing, state and entry fees. Fees for camel or ATV ride.
  • Any Air / Bus / Taxi / Jeep fare.
  • Lunch throughout the tour.
  • Ladakh autonomous hill development council (LAHDC) Leh environment fees & red cross fees.
  • Any personal expenses like room service, donation, tips, drinks, bar & beverage, mineral water, laundry and telephone.
  • All items / services not specially mentioned in the inclusion.
  • No bill will be reimbursed against any missed service / facility.
  • Any part of package, not availed by the client;
  • Refunds cannot be claimed for any part of package nor are exchangeable with any services.
  • In case, extension of tour in terms of no. of days, is required, extra charges as applicable would be paid directly to us by the clients.
  • Govt. Service Tax as per actual would be charged extra on the package cost.
  • Additional accommodation / food cost incurred due to any unforeseen delay.

Important Notes

Terms & Conditions

IF WE CHANGE OR CANCEL YOUR ADVENTURE HOLIDAYS – This is a Tentative itinerary planned and we do plan the arrangements in advance. It is unlikely that we will have to make any changes to your travel arrangements. Occasionally, we may have to make changes due to Force Majeure Events and we reserve the right to do so at any time before or during the trip. If there are any changes, we will advise you of them at the earliest possible date before or during the trip based on the Force Majeure Events. We also reserve the right under Force Majeure Events to cancel your travel arrangements / offer alternative dates / revise the itinerary before or during the trip. Any additional cost incurred due to the abovementioned reasons will have to be borne by the traveller himself. There shall be no refund to the traveller under Force Majeure Events. Force Majeure Event shall mean and include any circumstance beyond the reasonable control of Crazy Riders Adventure Tours, including without limitation, any act of nature or the public enemy, accident, explosion, fire, storm, earthquake, flood, drought, perils of the sea, casualty, strikes, lock-outs, labour troubles, riots, sabotage, terrorists acts, embargo, war (whether or not declared), governmental actions, delay in issuance or processing of Visa/permit, change of laws and regulations, orders, or decrees, or other causes of like or different character beyond the control of Crazy Riders Adventure Tours.

The rates are valid for Indian nationals only 

 

COVID 19 related Terms & Conditions

 

Crazy Riders Adventure Tours and all of our vendor shall follow Covid-19 Protocols as per the government guidelines applicable to it. However, it is made clear, that the individual participants are responsible for maintaining all such protocols and guidelines that are applicable at his/her own level towards the prevention and spread of Covid-19. If any participants develop any symptoms around Covid-19, it shall immediately inform the Crazy Riders Adventure Tours team or vendor who shall then follow and adopt all such measures as it deems fit under the situation. Crazy Riders Adventure Tours or our vendor decision shall be final and all participants shall abide by the above conditions to ensure safely of himself/herself and the people around. Crazy Riders Adventure Tours or any of our vendors shall not be liable for any loss, cost, expense, damage, delay, missed connections, or any other consequential damages or losses which may be the direct or indirect result of any actions taken by it as stated above.

What's Unique

  • Either a ride to the last Indian Village on the Pakistani border or a ride to the world's highest battle ground.
  • A ride to highest motorable road in the world know as KTop.
  • A night at one of the highest cold desert in the world.
  • A night on the banks of stunning Pangong Lake.
  • A surprise party (apart from regular meal) any day and that day will not be disclosed to the guests (music, bonfire, drink and many more).
  • Ride completion certificate.

Confirmation & Refund policy

  • Booking will be based on first come first serve basis.
  • 4999/- INR would be required at the time of booking.
  • Remaining amount you can pay till the day of trip start.
  • 20% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation charges for booking once made.
  • No refund will be there if cancellation made within 15 days to start the trip.

Frequently Asked Question

Q. Being on such heights, can we face lack of oxygen or any such related medical condition?

A. Generally, with an increase in altitude, level of atmospheric oxygen starts to dip. This becomes highly evident at altitudes of places such as Leh Ladakh. You may face challenges with normal breathing or a medical condition termed as Altitude Sickness or Acute Mountain Sickness. We do keep oxygen cylinders with us for severe conditions that may arise occasionally. But, it is pretty easy to tackle this situation. Follow some basic rules like:

1   Drink lots and lots of water mixed with glucose.

2   Take everything slow. Even little labour at high altitudes will leave you spent.

3   Take one tablet of Diamox at Manali on the morning before leaving for Leh. Diamox takes one hour to start working on your body.

4   Don’t push too hard, take the trip slow. Ascent slowly, decent slowly.

5   If you feel the symptoms creeping up, stop and take some rest. Don’t keep pushing.

6   Always follow the instructions of your tour leader as they are accustomed to handling such situations.

Q. Can you brief us on the accommodation facilities?

A. The accommodation is provided to you in both, hotels and tents, depending upon the place of stay. Manali and Leh have hotel accommodations. Hotel preference is yours. We generally provide accommodations in Deluxe or 3 start hotels. Jispa, Sarchu, Nubra Valley and Pangong Lake have comfortable tent accommodations.

Q. In case of accommodations in tents, what type of tent you provide? Are they waterproof? Are bed sheets, pillows, sleeping bags etc. provided? Do such locations have attached washrooms or common ones?

A. Tent accommodations are provided in either luxurious camps with bed or Swiss cottage type tents, which are completely waterproof which comprise of master bed room with attached washroom.  

Q. My girlfriend also wants to join. So I am bit worried about safety and also washroom facilities during daytime. Can you explain on this?

A. You are most welcome to bring your girlfriend along on this trip. As part of our tour groups, there are many female riders or pillion riders, so safety never becomes a concern. Moreover, our team and our guests follow some basic rules of respecting each other’s privacy and dignity. Among the friendly atmosphere of the group, there is a strict discipline which is followed specially w.r.t. female members of the group. As far as the washroom facilities are concerned, during the trip there are many public conveniences en-route, which are used by female members of the group.

Q. What is the amount of tax paid on the total package cost?

A. As per Government of India GST policies, 5% tax will be levied extra on the total package cost.

Q. Which telephone network is accessible?

A. Generally network issues arise in Leh where you only have access to post-paid connections from BSNL, Airtel and Jio. At other halting points, network should not be such a concern. But, do remember to carry post-paid connection with you.