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GREY GHOST OF THE HIMALAYAS

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Venture into the Himalayan Mountain Ranges in search of the solitary and ever elusive ghost of the mountains, the Snow Leopard!
  • Holiday Type
  • Vacation Style
  • Activity Level Extreme
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  • Accomodation Type Camping
GREY GHOST OF THE HIMALAYAS

Have you ever imagined yourself exploring a serene area at 4000 m altitude or walking through thick snow with the temperatures dropping to -30 °C?

Ever dreamt of searching for wildlife in these areas which you probably have never heard of, or catching a glimpse of the elusive yet mystical SNOW LEOPARD?

Yes, this time we are really GOing WILD, taking you on this journey through the thick snow, cold temperatures and some adrenaline rush! A journey to witness a number of species like Wooly Hare, Red Fox, Blue Sheep, Ibex, Tibetan Wolf, Golden Eagle and the highlight of the tour, “The Ghost Of The Mountains”, the Snow Leopard.

Only a few have been lucky to spot this ever-elusive cat, so kiss your lucky charms, gather all your best wishes and come with us on an epic journey that will leave you enchanted forever !

What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • Pick Up and Drop Leh Airport.
  • All Meals as per Itinerary.
  • Transportation by Vehicle as Per Availability at the Time of the Tour.
  • Accommodation as per Itinerary.
  • Tents, Sleeping Bags and Mattresses.
  • All Sightseeing, Land Transfers and Inter-Hotel Transfers.
  • Inner Line and Wildlife Permits.
  • Drivers/Tolls/Fuel Charges.
  • GW Mentor.
What is not included in this tour?Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • Airfare.
  • Meals Not Mentioned in the Itinerary.
  • Entry Fees to Monuments.
  • Porters During the Entire Journey.
  • Insurance.
  • Laundry & Telephone Charges.
  • Alcoholic Beverages & Soft Drinks.
  • Tips & Gratuities.
  • All Applicable Taxes.
  • Things Which are Not Mentioned in Inclusions.
  • Any Cost Arising Due to Natural Calamities During Entire Tour.
  1. Day 1 Leh

    Arrive at Leh by flight. Transfer to hotel. Rest and acclimatization for the whole day. Dinner and overnight at hotel.

  2. Day 2 Leh-Khardung La-Leh

    Today, post breakfast, leave for Khardung La. This is the highest motor-able road in the world. Spend some time at the top and return back to Leh. Rest and acclimatization as we prepare for our quest! Dinner and overnight at hotel.
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

  3. Day 3 Leh-Pangong-Leh

    Leave for Pangong early in the morning. Today we pass the Chang – La which is at an altitude of 17,350ft. It is the third-highest motor-able road in the world. Enjoy the snow-capped mountains en-route. Spend time at the frozen Pangong lake and return to Leh by evening. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

  4. Day 4 Leh-Hemis National Park

    Today we start our journey in search of the snow leopard. A one hour journey by road and a 45 minutes hike up the hill get you to the campsite, which will be your home for the next few days. Stay in tented camps. Overnight stay at the campsite.
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

  5. Day 5 to 8 Hemis National Park

    Post early breakfast, spend the entire day in wildlife viewing with the local guides. We have a team of locals comprising of expert naturalists and trackers who leave no stone unturned to assure best possible sightings.  Hike up the mountains can bring in some luck. Enjoy the thrilling experience of tracking down a Snow Leopard in the wild. Overnight at the campsite.
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

  6. Day 9 Hemis National Park-Ulley Valley

    Today, post breakfast; we will explore a different part of this region which is famous for Snow Leopard sightings. Spend the whole day in search of the Snow Leopard with the help of local guides. Overnight at homestay.
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

  7. Day 10 & 11 Ulley Valley

    Post breakfast, full-day wildlife viewing in the Ulley Valley and the nearby areas in search of the Snow Leopard. The area supports a healthy population of Snow Leopards and other Himalayan Wildlife. Overnight at home-stay.
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

  8. Day 12 Ulley Valley-Leh

    Post breakfast leave for Leh. On arrival check-in at Leh. Evening at leisure. Overnight at resort.
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

  9. Day 13 Leh

    Post breakfast, drop to the airport. Board the respective flights back home.

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  1. What to expect on the expedition? 

    As the name suggests, the main intention of the expedition is about tracking the Snow Leopard. With this you will also be able to see some endemic animals like Bharal (Blue Sheep), Urial, Himalayan Tahr, Red fox, and birds like the Lammergeier, Golden eagle, Himalayan Griffon, Eurasian Eagle Owl, Snow Partridge, Tibetian Snow Cock etc.

  2. How is the climate? 

    The expedition can only be done during the winters during which the temperatures here are extreme. One must be ready to live in tented campsites at -20 to -30 degrees Celsius. We will give you a detailed list of things to be carried before the expedition.

  3. Does this tour demand any specific fitness level? 

    Good fitness level are a must for this expedition as most of the expedition is carried out on foot. Due to the difference in altitude one needs to have good endurance and stamina to successfully complete the expedition.

  4. What is the usual sharing for accommodation? 

    This trip will have you stay in hotels as well as tents. During hotel stays the accommodation will be always on double sharing basis, unless otherwise opted for. The stay in tents though will be on sharing basis with 4 persons in one tent.

  5. Is it safe? 

    All expeditions conducted by us follow highest safety standards, and we take all necessary precautions involved. We respect the wild animals and their comfort, and keep adequate distance while photographing them. However its worthy of noting that being cautious goes a long way in preventing any mishaps.

  6. Is internet and network connectivity availaible? 

    Connectivity will only be available during our stay in Leh. Postpaid cards of Airtel and BSNL work here. Once at the campsite, there will be no network connectivity.

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