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5N/6D Leh | Turtuk | Leh | Self Drive – Own Car

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self drive own car
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Prepare for the adventure of a lifetime with our 5N/6D Leh | Turtuk | Leh | Self Drive – Own Car trip, traversing the majestic Indian Himalayas. This 720-km trip will take you cruising through the world’s highest motorable passes, starting from the vibrant city of Leh. Explore the captivating Nubra Valley, the secluded village of Turtuk, and the stunning Pangong Tso Lake before returning to Leh. The journey from Leh to Turtuk is a breathtaking yet challenging one, offering unforgettable experiences to travellers. The rugged landscapes of Ladakh will leave you in awe. We’ll provide all the essential details, including the itinerary and trip highlights, to ensure a smooth and enriching adventure. This exciting journey winds through Ladakh’s rugged terrain, offering breathtaking panoramas of the Himalayas. Interact with locals in remote villages and immerse yourself in the region’s rich culture, creating memories that will last a lifetime. Pack your bags and get ready to hit the road!

  • Ride through some of the highest motorable passes in the world, including Khardung La—the highest pass in the world accessible by motor vehicles.
  • Explore the beautiful Nubra Valley, known for its stunning landscapes, sand dunes, and ancient monasteries.
  • Visit Turtuk, a remote village located close to the Line of Control, which offers a glimpse into the unique culture and lifestyle of the Balti people.
  • Ride along the picturesque Shyok River and witness the stunning natural beauty of the region.
  • Explore the mesmerising Pangong Tso lake, which is located at an altitude of 14,270 ft and spans across India and China.

  • Arrive in Leh and check into your designated hotel. Take some time to settle in and rest after your journey.
  • As you acclimate to the high altitude, it’s crucial to stay hydrated. Sip water regularly, at least every 15 minutes, to prevent altitude sickness.
  • Spend the afternoon exploring the cultural landmarks of Leh. Visit the serene Shanti Stupa, the historic Leh Palace, and the bustling local market.
  • Return to your hotel in the evening for a relaxing night.

  • Begin your day with a hearty breakfast and depart from Leh to embark on a scenic drive towards Nubra Valley, passing through some of the world’s highest mountain passes.
  • Make a stop at the iconic Khardung-La Pass, known as the world’s highest motorable road. Take in the breathtaking views of the surrounding peaks and valleys.
  • Continue your journey to Diskit Monastery, one of Ladakh’s oldest and largest monasteries.
  • Experience the unique charm of riding a Bactrian Camel amidst the stunning landscapes of Nubra Valley.
  • Check into your cosy campsite in Nubra Valley and unwind after a day of adventure.

  • Enjoy a delicious breakfast at your campsite before setting out for Turtuk village.
  • Journey towards Turtuk, a picturesque village situated close to the Line of Control with Pakistan. Explore its narrow lanes, lush orchards, and unique cultural heritage.
  • If time permits, consider visiting the nearby Siachen Base Camp, a testament to the indomitable spirit of the Indian Army stationed in one of the world’s harshest environments.
  • Return to Leh, tracing your route through the stunning landscapes of Nubra Valley. Marvel at the rugged terrain and distant snow-capped peaks.
  • Return to your campsite in Nubra Valley, where a warm meal and cosy accommodations await you.

  • After breakfast, bid farewell to Nubra Valley and embark on the journey to Tso Pangong Lake.
  • Traverse the rugged Himalayan terrain, passing through quaint villages and breathtaking mountain passes.
  • Enjoy the ever-changing scenery as you follow the course of the Shyok River towards Pangong Lake.
  • Arrive at the enchanting Pangong Lake, where shades of blue and green merge in the crystal-clear waters against the backdrop of towering mountains.
  • Check into your campsite near Pangong Lake and spend the afternoon exploring the shoreline and soaking in the serene atmosphere.
  • As evening falls, relax by the campfire and marvel at the star-studded sky above the tranquil waters of Pangong Lake.

  • Wake up to the crisp mountain air and enjoy breakfast with panoramic views of Pangong Lake.
  • Bid farewell to this magical destination as you begin your journey back to Leh.
  • Make a memorable stop at Chang-La Pass, one of the highest motorable passes in the world. Visit the Chang-La Baba Temple and soak in the spiritual ambiance of this mountainous sanctuary.
  • Indulge in local delicacies at Chang-La Cafe, where you can savour traditional Ladakhi cuisine amidst breathtaking mountain vistas.
  • Continue your journey to Leh, retracing your route through the majestic landscapes of Ladakh.
  • Arrive back in Leh and check into your hotel for a well-deserved rest.
  • Reflect on the memories of your adventure as you enjoy a delicious dinner.

  • Enjoy a leisurely breakfast at your hotel, pack your belongings, and bid farewell to the enchanting landscapes and warm hospitality of Ladakh.
  • Transfer to the airport for your departure flight, taking with you cherished memories and unforgettable experiences from your journey through the Land of High Passes.
  • Permits
  • First aid kit
  • Oxygen cylinder
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and Dinner
  • Experienced Tour marshal
  • Bon Fire wherever possible (Depends on the weather condition)
  • If you bring your own car, the fuel cost will not be included in the package cost.
  • Kindly carry one rucksack per person (trolley bags are not allowed).
  • This trip covers locations based on high altitude.
  • High altitude may lead to acute mountain sickness due to lower oxygen pressure than usual. Some symptoms include headache and nausea, among others.
  • Kindly read all the sections in the attachment to know more about the trip.
  • Kindly pay full attention during the briefing and follow all recommended guidelines.
  • Vendor details will be shared post booking. Please coordinate with the vendor for the reporting time and location.

Starting Point

Leh Airport

Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport – Leh Airport


End Point

Leh Airport

Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport – Leh Airport


  • We will confrim your booking within 24 hours. 
  • In case of non-availability for the date, our team will get in touch with you to work out best possible dates. Kindly bear with us as this industry does not work with real-time inventory view from vendor partners.
  • If you wish to cancel before receiving a confirmation, you will receive 100% refund.

  • Full Refund- If cancelled before 15 days of scheduled departure.
  • No Refund- If cancelled within 15 days of scheduled departure.

If participants are unable to or refuse to go through with the experience at site, no refund will be applicable. In order to avoid inconvenience to the other travelers, the expedition will continue in such case and participant will have to make their own arrangements, if they continue their stay.

  • 100% at the time of booking.

Rescheduling is subject to availability.

Once the cancellation window ends, rescheduling cannot be done.

Each booking allows for a maximum of two rescheduling opportunities. After which, no further changes can be made to the booking.

Any price differences resulting from rescheduling, such as changes in seasonal rates or availability, will be applicable and will be communicated to the customer during the rescheduling process.

In the event that a customer requests a rescheduling but fails to attend the newly scheduled appointment, it will be considered a missed appointment, and our standard cancellation policy will apply

  • Yes, there will be an experienced tour marshal during the entire trip.

  • Please read the product detail page carefully for things to carry for the trip.

  • The best time to visit Ladakh is from May to October, during this time all the winter snow starts melting resulting in clear and dry roads. Autumn and summer are the best time, as there are a lot of festival celebrations in the town, which makes it more appealing for tourists.

  • The accommodations will be provided in standard Hotels/ Guest houses and camps on a Single /Twin/ Triple sharing basis of your selection.

  • Breakfast and dinner are included in the trip from Dinner on Day 01 to Breakfast on Day 06.

  • Every day you will be doing a ride of a minimum 5 to 6 hours and it may extend depending on the cumulative speed of the group and halts taken during the trip.

  • You can enjoy river rafting, camping, double-humped camel rides and ATV rides during this trip at your expense. It is not a part of the package being offered.

  • If you are going for this expedition from Jan to March, you may experience snow on the trail. In the summer, the snow melts completely and the weather is bright and sunny.

Below are the additional charges that may incur and are not included in the package cost: 

  • Personal expenses
  • Any detours that you may take or places that you visit that are not a part of the itinerary.
  • Entry fees for any attractions.

  • For people with their own car, all the documents related to the vehicle are mandatory like insurance, RC, driving license a valid ID & address proof. For other riders, ID proof and valid driving license are required. 
  • The local permits required will be arranged by our vendor partner however a valid ID proof & address proof, the booking voucher along your declaration form are required. 

  • The best way to reach Leh is by getting a direct flight from Delhi to Leh. The duration for the same is 1 hr and 15 mins.

  • Full Refund– If cancelled before 15 Days of scheduled departure.
  • No Refund– If cancelled within 15 Days of scheduled departure.

If participants are unable to or refuse to go through with the experience at site, no refund will be applicable. In order to avoid inconvenience to the other travellers, the expedition will continue in such case and participant will have to make their own arrangements, if they continue their stay.

  • The payment policy is 100% at booking.

  • In case of extreme bad weather, government restriction or political disturbance, if any activity is cancelled; then the operator will suggest the best possible alternative. However, a cash refund is not applicable. In case of a change in itinerary due to weather, any additional expenses must be borne by the traveller.

  • AMS or Acute Mountain Sickness is caused by quick exposure to low oxygen levels at high altitudes. Symptoms of AMS include nausea, fatigue, rapid heart rate and headache to name a few. 
  • In case of any symptoms, please inform your tour marshal immediately, if there is any discomfort and oxygen levels drop, a Backup oxygen cylinder is provided as an immediate relief and the customer is taken to the nearest hospital and moved to a lower altitude region. Once the doctor certifies that you are fit to travel, you can resume the trip or you will be advised to travel back home.

  • In case of any modification required, you can contact us

  • In case of any modification required, you can contact us.


  • For discounts on group booking, please contact us.

Upon arrival in Leh on your first day, check in to your designated hotel and relax in preparation for your upcoming adventure. To acclimate to the high altitude, stay hydrated by sipping water every 15 minutes. Rest comfortably until 4:00 PM. In the afternoon, explore the beauty of Shanti Stupa, Leh Palace, and the local market at your own pace. As evening descends, return to the hotel for a relaxing night and prepare for the exciting adventures that await you.

Fuel up for adventure on day two with a healthy breakfast before embarking on your journey through some of the world’s highest passes. Witness the ever-changing landscape of barren beauty as you navigate this incredible route. Be sure to make a stop at Khardung-La Pass, the world’s highest motorable road, for awe-inspiring views and a feeling of being on top of the world. Time permitting, visit the Diskit Monastery, Ladakh’s oldest and largest, and marvel at its grand Buddha statue. Don’t miss the unique opportunity for a Bactrian Camel ride, a double-humped wonder once a part of the famous Silk Route. Spend the night nestled in a cosy campsite within the picturesque Nubra Valley, preparing for the next leg of your adventure.

Day 3 starts with a delicious breakfast before you begin riding toward Turtuk village. This charming village, nestled amidst unique narrow valleys and steep mountains, stands as the last outpost in India bordering the Pakistan-controlled Gilgit-Baltistan region. Turtuk’s cultural and linguistic heritage differs from the rest of Ladakh, reflecting its historical ties to Gilgit-Baltistan. Despite the lower altitude compared to Leh, be surprised by the vibrant green pastures yielding fresh apricots and apples. The return journey from Turtuk to Leh promises breathtaking landscapes at every turn. Wind your way through the rugged Himalayan terrain, passing remote villages and ancient monasteries steeped in history and culture. A highlight of this trip is the opportunity to meet the warm and welcoming locals and learn about their way of life. Throughout the journey, relish the stunning natural beauty – snow-capped mountains, crystal-clear rivers, and verdant valleys. After a day of exploration, return to your cosy campsite in Nubra Valley for a delicious dinner and a night under the starlit sky. 

Gear up for adventure with a delicious breakfast amidst the stunning vistas of Nubra Valley. Today’s journey takes you to the legendary Pangong Lake, nestled on the Indo-China border. Get ready for a thrilling drive through the rugged Himalayan terrain, offering breathtaking panoramas at every turn. Witness the majestic mountains contrasting with the flow of Shyok River as you make your way towards one of the world’s highest altitude saltwater lakes. Your overnight stay awaits at a cosy campsite near Pangong Lake. Relax and unwind, taking in the tranquil beauty as the lake transforms through hues of blue, green, and red throughout the day. Explore the surrounding landscapes and soak in the awe-inspiring natural wonder of Pangong Lake.

Greet the sunrise over Pangong Lake with a delightful breakfast before your journey back to Leh. But hold on! Before departing this ethereal destination, a legendary stop awaits: Chang-La Pass, a towering mountain pass that kisses the sky. Explore the mystical Changla Baba Temple, perched atop the pass, said to guard those who brave Chang La’s heights. Indulge in local delights at the charming Chang-La Cafe, a delicious experience you won’t soon forget. After basking in the beauty of Chang-La Pass, return to Leh for a well-deserved break and a scrumptious dinner at your hotel. Finally, retreat to your cosy accommodation, ready to dream of your adventure and the memories that will last a lifetime.

Savour a hearty breakfast on your final morning in Leh as your unforgettable adventure draws to a close. Bid farewell to this magical place and head to the airport for your return flight. Hold onto the memories you’ve created – this incredible journey will leave a lasting impression on your heart and soul long after you depart.

  • 4 - Passport size photographs
  • Driving Licence – Original
  • If bringing your own car, all documents related to your car should be brought (vehicle Should not be rental / borrowed)
  • Please Carry a Photo & address identity proofs that are issued by the Government of India like Driving License, Passport, Voter ID. (PAN card will not be considered as a valid address proof)


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