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. Ladakh is a region in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir that currently extends from the Kunlun mountain range to the main Great Himalayas to the south, inhabited by people of Indo-Aryan and Tibetan descent.
Arrival Leh Kushok Bakula Airport (This must be one of the Most Sensational Flights in the World. On a clear day from one side of the aircraft can seemn in the distance the peaks of K2, Nanga Parbat, Gasherbrum and on th e other side of the aircraft, so close that you feel you could reach out and touch it, is the Nun Kun massif.) Upon arrival you will met by our representative and transfer to Hotel for check in. Complete day for rest and leisure to acclimatize followed by Welcome tea or Coffee at the Hotel. Evening visit to Leh Palace Shanti Stupa & Leh Market.Dinner & Overnight at Hotel.
After breakfast you drive downstream along the River Indus on Leh- Kargil Highway. And start our sightseeing with Hall of Fame (Museum Constructed by India Army) near Leh is worth a visit for every Indian and proceed further to Gurudwara Patthar Sahib Nestled deep in the Himalayas, A drive of another 4 km took us to Magnetic Hill Which defies the law of gravity & further Driving through a picturesque landscape we reached the Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar River. After visiting above places we drive back to Leh enroute visiting Spituk Monastery was built like fortress on the summit of crags. Evening at Leisure and Overnight at Hotel in Leh.
Post breakfast we drive to Nubra Valley. The road journey from Leh to Nubra Valley passes over Khardung La (The Highest Motorable Road in the World) at 5,602 Mtrs/18,390 Ft, around 39 km from Leh from the pass, one can see all the way south over the giants of the Saser massif . Nubra Valley is popularly known as Ldumra or the valley of flowers. It is situated in the north of Ladakh between the Karakoram and Ladakh ranges of the Himalayas. The average altitude of the valley is 10,000 Ft. above sea level. Upon arrival in Nubra we check in at our Camp/ Hotel in Hunder for Overnight stay . In the evening you can walk around the tiny villages to see how the locals live in this part of the world. A visit of the world. A visit to a Ladakhi Home can be Arranged. Dinner and overnight at the Camp.
After an early breakfast we check out from the Camp and drive to Hunder where you have Opportunity to ride on a bacterian camel (double humped) amidst the sand dunes of this high altitude desert with snow capped mountains on the horizon. Between Hunder and Diskit you Come across sand dunes besides the road. Seen in isolation you could well be amongst the sand dunes of the Thar Desert in Rajasthan. It is indeed a strange sight since immediately on the left of the road is Rocky Mountains that characterize the Ladakhi lands cape and in the distance can be seen snow–capped Mountains. On the return stop at Diskit which is the Head Quarter town of Nubra Valley. Stroll around the bazaar observing the shops and local people going about their Daily chores. Diskit is famous for 518 years Old Buddhist Monastery, lying magnificently situated on a hilltop, facing the entire Valley. Later we drive back to Leh in the late afternoon via Khardungla Top. On arrival at Leh you will check in to your Hotel. In the afternoon you can rest and relax.
After an early breakfast we leave for Pangong Lake enroute visiting Shey palace, The ancient capital of Ladakh & 3 Idiots Rancho School & further 5 kms. Driving through a picturesque landscape we reach Thikseyan impressive complex rising tier upon tier on a hill above the village. After visiting above two monasteries we drive further towards Changla Pass 5486 Mtrs.The long easy ascent takes you to Changla pass through its winding roads passing through Sakti Village. Stop at the Changla pass for a quick photograph session and drive down to the village of Tangtse, where you can relax for a cup of tea. Leaving Tangtse for Pangong you pass through few small villages of Changthang and finally you can have a sudden view of the Pangong Lake situated at 14,000 feet (4,267m). This famous blue brackish Lake of Pangong is 5/6 kms wide and over 134 kms long with half of its running the other side of the “Indo China Border”. One rarely feels so close to nature and environment and the scenery is unforgettable. After the success of 3 Idiots, this beautiful natural location has attracted more tourists from all over the world. Upon arrival we check at our Camp near Pangong Lake. Dinner & overnight at the Camp.
Morning at leisure to explore the beauty of lake and later we drive back to leh enroute visiting Hemis Gompa, the largest monastic foundation of Drukpa Kagyu Order of Tibetan Buddhism.Drive further to Leh and check in at our Hotel for Overnight. In the evening you can stroll around the market place for some lastminute souvenir shopping.
Tour concludes.Khushi tour n travels Himachal pradesh.Thanks you patronage and ensures a punctual transfer to Domestic Airport to catch the flight for your onward Destination
Welcome drink on arrival (non alcoholic)
Breakfast and Dinner. (only vegetarian meals served in)
Transport services by an exclusive vehicle as per itinerary