Backpackers road trip around Leh-Ladakh via Srinagar in 10 days

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 COST: Rs 22,000 + 5% ST = Rs 23,100/- 


  • Accommodation (3 to 6 based on room size)
  • Travel
  • Entry Fee
  • Permits


  • 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

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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 SheyThiksayHemis.
  • 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:


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