Suru Excavation

Suru Excavation

Explore the rare Brokpa community
Start from INR 12,000/ Per Person

Suru Valley extends fromKargil in the south towars Kargil Zanskar for alength of 85 kms.The valley is famous for Nun(7137 mtrs) and Kun(7035 mtrs) peaks.Thesuru valley forms the main stay of Kargil district.Suru valley nestled along the north - easternfoot hills of the Great Himalayan Wall.It extends from kargil for a length of 75kms up to theexpanse around Panikhar.
The hills of Suru Valley are cultivated intensively than anywhere else in Ladakh.The NunKun peaks offer an excellent combination of alpine slops, ridges, glacial formations andmajestic peaks for adventure lovers. The valley is dotted with picturesque human settlementsand lush green fields and colourful range of flowers.The valley is especially picturesque inspring when apricots, mulberry, apples trees are in full bloom and in autumn when the tressare full of fruits.The population of valley is 35000 souls mainly of Dard Descent areMuslims who converted their Buddhist religion in the middle of 16th century.The winter isextreme and heavy snowfalls are normal but the conditions in suru valley don’t become asadverse as in Drass valley.

Day 1 Arrival at Kargil

Pick up from Srinagar and reach Kargil by afternoon/ evening from Srinagar and on the way visit the famous war memorial and pay homage to the brave hearts who gave away their lives for our better and safer tomorrow. Have a glimpse of the famous Tiger Hill and Tololing. If time permits, visit the legendary Bhimbat Stone. Stay at a affiliated NotOnMap guest house.

Day 2 Kargil sightseeing

After breakfast, leave for full day excursion to the Kargil War Hall of Fame at Helipad from where you can have an overlook Kargil town. Return to Hotel for hot lunch and leave for Munshi Aziz Bhat Museum of Silk Route Central Asian Trade and Kargil Artifacts. Shop in the market for Kargil Apricot, Apricot Oil/Jam and Pashmina Shawls. Stay at a affiliated NotOnMap guest house.

Day 3 Suru

After breakfast, leave for full day excursion to the enchanting Suru Valley. Suru Valley is one of the most fertile and picturesque valley of the region. It extends from Kargil in the south towards Zanskar in the north. Visit the 7th century 7 Mtrs tall Maytre Buddha statue at Karcheykhar. Also the ruins of the Karchaykhar could be seen. The valley is framed for NUN (7135Mtrs) and Kun (7035 Mtrs) along with other lesser peaks which is seen from the camping site at Damsna. Overnight at NotOnMap home in Rangdum.

Day 4 Suru Explore

Explore the culture and people of Suru valley, understand the concept of NotOnMap living and see how the drads(the locals) live,eat,work and enjoy.Stay at homestay in Sankoo.

Day 5 Drop at Airport

After breakfast, check out from the hotel and transfers to Airport.

Not On Map destination are not crafted but curated from Local Villagers whowants travellers to witness the real Hospitality of the Ladakhi people.In today’s era ofCommercial Homestay,Guest houses and over charged Hotels,Not On Map stays areauthentic,genuine and allows you to love directly with the local people.Our beds might not be comfortable like other Hotels but we made sure the views and theauthority of the family make up to it.We might not have modern houses but we make surethat our houses are built with mud and a century old.Cause modernization is not Not On Mapfriendly and rusticity is the new trend with us.Our kitchen is not typical ‘Serve the guest’ types but you sit with he local folks and havefood in community style.Every Destination we have have different menu based on their localtaste and we want you to savour that.Last Not On Map stay are not commercial so ourprices are cheap ad traveller friendly.

-Accommodation on solo/twin/triple sharing.
-Basis.Breakfast and Dinner in meal
-To & Fro Airport Transfers.
-Transportation by Non A/C Innova/ Scorpio/ Tempo Traveler as per the category opted and number of people.
-All Taxes

-Service tax as applicable.
-Expenses personal in nature like Mineral Water, Cold Drinks, and Laundry etc. Cost for extended stays or change in itinerary on account of factors beyond our control (e.g bad weather, civil disturbances, change in flight or rail schedule etc)
-Any Items not mentioned under Cost Includes.

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-Team Departures with bookings of less than 5 passengers will be organized on Customized basis.
-Extra person in a room will be provided with Mattress and not bed.

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