Trip Tittle: Ladakh Insight | Destination: Ladakh | Type: Culture | Duration: 07nights/ 08 days | Grade: Easy | Max: Altitude: 5604m/ 18380ft | Best time: May To Sep
Highlights: Leh City, Hall Of Fame, Shanty Stupa, Nubra Valley Pangong Lake, Changla Pass, Shey , Thiksey , Hemis, Khardung-La Pass K Top , Nubra Valley, Alchi & Lamayuru Monastery, Magnetic- Hill, Gurudwara Pathar Sahib.
Overview: Apart from experience the ancient monastic life Indus valley, one could get to explore the north of Ladakh lies Nubra valley once it used to be the melting pot for silk route traders, cross some of the world high passes including Khardung-la-world highest motorable pass, explore one of the most beautiful high altitude lake on earth Pangong which share by two countries India and China, explore the broken moon land at Lamayuru.
Day 01: Arrive Leh; 3505 Meters/ 11567 Feet
Arrive Kukhok Bakula Airport Leh- 3500m Above Sea Level. Transfer to Hotel. breakfast at Hotel before 9.30 am. Half day at rest of acclimatization.
Lunch at the hotel. After lunch drive to Visit Shanti Stup & Leh Palace, later in the evening walk around local market. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 02: Leh- Alchi – Lamayuru- Alchi/ Ulleytokpo(180kms)
After breakfast drive to Lamayuru en- route sightseeing of 1000 year old Alchi monastery the only Gompa in ladakh region on flat ground. After Lamayuru drive back to Ulleytokpo. Overnight stay at the Ulleytokpo.
Day 03: Alchi/ Ulleytokpo- Leh (70 kms)
Thereafter proceed to the Likir Monastery to visit the splendid three storeys Dharma Wheel Gompa. Here you’ll be awestruck with the sight of the massive Buddha statues. Indus & Zanskar river sangam, drive along the Indus river visiting. Pathar Sahib Gurdwara and Magnetic Hill (where the cars defy gravity), Basgo Palace Hiking only and further on to Leh Hall of Fame (which has a museum of the Kargil war memorabilia) Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 04: Tour Of Khardungla Pass 18380 Ft. Nubra Valley And Hunder Sand Dunes- drive 120 kms 4/ 5hrs
After breakfast drive to Nubra valley via Khardungla (highest motorable road in the world, 18,380ft) arrive at Hundur by afternoon. Rest of the day, post lunch free to explore deskit, Hunder villages and camel safari in sand dunes between Deskit and Hunder village. Overnight stay at camp.
Day 05: 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. Evening free time at leisure to explore Leh market. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 06: Tour of Pangong Lake- It is the highest land lock lake (155 kms one way)
After early breakfast leave for Pangong Lake (14,500 ft), through Changla pass 17,350 ft., it is the third highest motorable road in the world. 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 07: Pangong – Leh via Hemis Monastery
Morning visit Lake at Sun rise and drive back to Leh via Hemis Monastery, evening free for shopping. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 08: Depart Leh
In the morning transfer to the airport to the board the flight for your onward destination.
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|Alchi Resort/Zimskhang Holiday home||Alchi resort/ zimskhang holiday home||Ulley Ethenic Resort/Ulley Eco Resort||Ulley Ethenic Resort/Ulley Eco Resort|
|Nubra Sarai Camp/ Sand Dune Camp/ Apple Cottage||nubra sarai camp/ sand dune camp/ apple cottage||hundur sarai yurt/ hundur resort/ karma Inn hotel||Mystic Earth Home/ Desert Himalaya/ organic retreat|
|Pangong||Pangong Sarai Camp/ Shambhala Camp/ Royal Camp||Pangong sarai camp/ Shambhala camp/ royal camp||Pangong sarai camp/ Shambhala camp/ royal Camp||Pangong Hermitage Luxury Camp|
- Assistance upon arrival and departure
- Accommodation on twin sharing basis as per itinerary listed above or similar
- Accommodation on breakfast + lunch + dinner (only packed lunch will be provided during long day trips)
- Retun airport transfer along with all sightseeing by non AC Innova / Xylo(06 pax in per car, 08 pax onward vehicle will be tempo traveller)
- Environmental fee
- All taxes
Cost does not Includes
- Airfares items of any personal nature as drinks, tips/ gratitude, etc
- Extra hotel nights due to flight cancellations, extra expenses incurred due to mishandled luggage, any insurance.
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