Beauty Of Ladakh
Leh, a high-desert city in the Himalayas, is the capital of the Leh region in northern India’s Jammu and Kashmir state. Originally a stop for trading caravans, Leh is now known for its Buddhist sites and nearby trekking areas. Massive 17th-century Leh Palace, modeled on the Dalai Lama’s former home (Tibet’s Potala Palace), overlooks the old town’s bazaar and mazelike lanes. Everyone should go to see the beauty of Ladakh one in life.
06 nights / 07 days
Best Time: May to Sep
- Leh city
- Hall of Fame
- Shanti Stupa
- Nubra Valley Pangong Lake
- Changla Pass
- Khardung-la Pass K Top
- Assistance upon arrival at Leh airport with welcome in the Hotel
- 06 Nights / 07 Days Accommodation on twin sharing basis as per the Itinerary (04 Nights in Leh,1 Night in Nubra & 01 Night at Pangong )
- Return airport and round trip transfers along with all sightseeing tours by Non-ac car
- 01 Small Oxygen cylinder during Nubra & Pangong for emergency.
- Inner Line permits •Environmental, Wild cross life & Red Fee
- GST and all government taxes • GST and all government taxes
- Any sightseeing or excursion that is not mentioned in the itinerary
- Any item of personal requirement, such as drinks, laundry, telephone, etc.
- Any medical or evacuation expenses. • Any expenses occur due to natural climate, security and other unexpected reason
- Any type of insurance – personal, medical, travel etc. • Any airfares.
Day 01: Arrival at Leh (3505 meters/11567 feet above sea level)
On arrival at Kushok Bakula airport Leh - 3500m above sea level you will be transfer to hotel and check in. Half day at rest for acclimatization. Evening drive to visit Shanti Stupa, a Buddhist white-domed Stupa on a hilltop in Changspa, It was built in 1991 by Japanese Buddhist Bhikshu, Gyomyo Nakamura and part of the Peace Pagoda mission. Later visit Leh Palace. In the evening walk around local market. Dinner and overnight stay at the Hotel in Leh.
Day 02 : Sham Valley
Day start with Hall of Fame, which was constructed by the Indian Army to commemorate the sacrifice of soldiers during Indo-Pak wars , Kali Mata Temple, followed by Spituk Gompa - an 11th century structure , Next on the list of attractions is the majestic Gurudwara Patthar Sahib. Nestled deep in the Himalayas, it was constructed by the Lamas of Leh in 1517 to honour the visit of Guru Nanak Dev - the founder of the Sikh faith. Drive another few km to witness the magic of Magnetic Hill that defies the law of gravity. It has been noticed that when a vehicle is parked on neutral gear on this metallic road, it seems to slide up and further. Driving through a picturesque landscape, we reach the confluence of the Indus and Zanskar River. Proceed back to Hotel vai same route. Dinner and overnight stay at the Hotel in Leh
Day 03: Leh to Nubra via Khardungla Pass – 18,380 Ft/5550 Mtrs. (125 Kms /0 5-06 hrs)
Today at morning drive to Nubra valley, driving over the highest motored pass in the world. The exciting journey through serpentine roads lead you to the Khardungla Pass at an awesome height of 5550 meters. We stop at the pass to admire and click some photographs of the fantastic view. The valley is situated on an old caravan route at the confluence of the Shayok and the Nubra rivers. On the way visit the charming valley, of Deskit – the tiny capital of Nubra. We will visit the Deskit Gompa, perched on a rocky spur above the village, with a commanding view of the entire valley. At Deskit Monastery you will visit 106-feet high, statue of Maitreya Buddha atop on the hill. The monastery has intriguing images of many deities. From Deskit we will drive to Hunder past an area of sand dunes and get acquainted with the famous Bactrian camels, small population of shaggy double-humped animals, which in the old days, were used as pack animals on the Central Asian Trade routes are now used as riding animals in the high deserts. We will ride the double hump camel at hunder on direct payment basis. In the evening we will drive back to the camp/hotel. Dinner and overnight in camp/hotel at Nubra.
Day 04: After Breakfast proceed to Diskit monastery which is 515 years old
After Breakfast visit Deskit Monastery and drive back to Leh by same Route, crossing Khardungla Pass. Reach Leh by afternoon. Overnight stay at the hotel
Day 05: Leh - Pangong Lake- en-route Visit Shey & Thiksey
(It is the highest land locked lake (155 Kms on way from Leh 05 Hrs driver each way).
After early Breakfast leave for Pangong Lake (14,500 ft), through Changla Pass 17,688 ft., it is the Second highest motorable road in the world (5,360mtr). Arrive Pangong Lake it is the highest salt water Lake in the World, shared by two countries India & China. Enjoy the beauty of the lake on the Banks of Pangong Lake while appreciating the changing Colors and fascinating high altitude of the Lake. Overnight stay at the camp
Day 06: Pangong Lake – Leh via Hemis Monastery
After breakfast drive back to Leh via Hemis Monastery, evening free for Shopping. Overnight stay at Hotel
Day 07: Depart Leh
Morning transfer to the airport to board the flight for your onward destinations.