(11500 Ft Above Sea Level)

Himachal Pradesh | India
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Sarchu is categorised as Remote Himalayas / Business and Transit

Sarchu (Nivalink Trip Dated - 30 July 2014)
Camp at Sarchu (Nivalink Trip Dated - 30 July 2014)
Enroute (Nivalink Trip Dated - 30 July 2014)

Reasons to Visit
  • Sarchu (222 kms from Manali and 250 kms from Leh) lies mid-way on the legendary Manali - Leh Route at about 11000 ft asl
  • Sarchu surrounded by exceptional beauty and views.
  • Sarchu area is remote and to set up a camp to serve guests itself is a big deal here.
  • Camps at Sarchu still manage to do agood job under the circumstances.
Know It
  • An Indian army camp is sited nearby on the banks of the Tsarap Chu river. The highway and thus the camp are closed during the winter, when snow blocks the high passes along the road.
  • Destinations for Transit stay on the Manali - Leh Route"Sarchu (11500+ ft asl) is kind of mid-way on Manali - Leh Route (220 kms from Manali and 255 kms from Leh) and therefore most suitable for a transit stay. Sarchu area is remote and camps are setup here during June-Sept period to serve transit travellers. Sarchu area is a plateau and is blessed with exceptional Himalayan Beauty."
Access Information
  • Nearest Airport -Leh (255 kms), Kullu (262 kms)

Sarchu has 2 Hotels approved and listed with Nivalink

Type of HotelsCount
Adventure / Camp2

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Sarchu has 6 Transport services that can be booked online. Click here for reviewing and booking them.

Car On Disposal

ServicesRates Starting From
Car hire - Leh Drop from Manali via 2 night stays at Keylong / Jispa / SarchuRs. 25227
Car hire - Leh Drop from Manali via Overnight at Keylong / Jispa / SarchuRs. 21708
Pickup from Leh and Drop to Jispa via Tsomoriri-Tsokar in 2 or 3 days or Vice VersaRs. 26876
Pickup from Leh and Drop to Keylong via Tsomoriri-Tsokar in 2 or 3 days or Vice VersaRs. 28750
Pickup from Leh and drop to Manali in 2 days or Vice VersaRs. 22787
Pickup from Leh and Drop to Manali via Tsomoriri-Tsokar in 3 days or Vice VersaRs. 33737

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Destination Ideas

  • Manali - Leh - High Altitude Himalayan Cycling
  • Manali to Leh - Biking and Himalayan Adventure drive experience

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Destinations within reach from Sarchu

  • Jispa ( 100 Km )

    Jispa is visited as a part of Adventure Himachal Itinerary or as stopover on the legendary more

  • Keylong ( 110 Km )

    Keylong (10000 ft asl) lies about 117 kms from Manali beyond Rohtang pass on the legendary Manali more

  • Tsokar ( 115 Km )

    Tsokar Lake is approximately 45 km northwest of the Tsomoriri Lake at a height of 4,485 more

  • Manali ( 222 Km )

    Manali (7000 ft) is a major hill station and a preferred Ex-Chandigarh weekend Getaway and a more

  • Leh ( 255 Km )

    Leh lies at altitude of 10500 ft and the region basically is a high altitude desert and home to more

  • Kullu ( 262 Km )

    Kulllu area is known for apple orchards and trout fishing besides a range of adventure activities more

  • Nimu ( 270 Km )

    Nimu lies mid-way between Leh and Alchi and is renowned for being one of the end point of the more

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Getting There

No Localities defined for Sarchu (Localities are defined only for destinations that are large enough and/or have many hotels)

Nearest Airport in Sarchu
  • Kushok Bakula Rinpoche Airport ( IXL ) , Leh-255 Kms
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