Located in the magnificent Himalayan Mountains, Ladakh is a mesmerizing land that captivates nature lovers, adventure junkies, honeymooners and leisure travelers. The picturesque grandeur of the lofty mountains and immaculate valleys, tied with the exuberance of its culture, makes Ladakh one of the private and must-visit destinations; an exploration to feed the heart and enhance the senses. This 07 Days and 06 Nights itinerary is perfect to relish a comprehensive trip to glorious Ladakh. The tour takes you to regal monasteries like Thiksey, Shey and Hemis. Moreover, it takes you to the highest motor-able road at Khardung La and scenic Pangong Lake. The trail also comprises of Nubra Valley, where you can enjoy a ride on the Bactrian Double Humped Camel In short, the itinerary includes a list all of the enticing places that are a must visit in Ladakh.
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- Day 2
- Day 3
- Day 4
- Day 5
- Day 6
- Day 7
Arrive in Leh
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 be seen in the distance the peaks of K2, Nanga Parbat, Gasherbrum and on the 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 MT 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. Overnight at Hotel.
Leh - Excursion To Sham Valley (50 Kms / 03 Hrs – One Way)
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 at an altitude of 3600 Mtrs about 22 Kms from Leh was constructed in memory of Guru Nanak Dev ji Nestled deep in the Himalayas, A drive of another 4 km took us to Magnetic Hill which defies the law of gravity. As you move ahead from Magnetic Hills, just before Nimmu Village, there comes a famous Confluence Of Two Rivers Indus River coming from Tibet (left) and Zanskar River coming from Zanskar Valley (right). Zanskar River is known for its famous Chadar Trek. Later we drive back to Leh. Dinner and overnight at Hotel in Leh.
Leh–Nubra Valley via Khardung La 18,390 Ft. (120 Kms/4 – 5 Hrs)
Post buffet breakfast, begin your driveto Nubra Valley. The road journey from Leh to Nubra Valley passes over Khardung La (The Highest Motorable pass In the World) situated at 5,602 mtrs / 18,390 ft.The view from Khardun La is said to be strikingly beautiful. Surrounded in snow,one can see all the way south over the Indus valley to seemingly endless peaks and ridges of the Zanskar range, and north to the giants of the Saser massif. On reaching Nubra Valley, check in to your camp/hotel in Hunder. Nubra Valley is popularly known as Ldumra or the valley of flowers. The average altitude of the valley is 10,000 Ft. above sea level.
In the evening, stroll around the tiny villagesand seehow the locals live their daily life in this part of country. If you wish, A visit to a Ladakhi home can be arranged. Overnight Stay at the Camp or Hotel.
Nubra Valley – Leh (120 Kms/4 – 5 Hrs)
After an early buffet breakfast, check out from the Camp and drive to Hunder where you have opportunity to ride on the double humpedbacterian camel amidst the sand dunes of this high altitude desert with snow-capped mountains on the horizon. Take in the sight of golden sand dunes besides the road as your drive BetweenHunder and Diskit. Seen in isolation you could well be amongst the sand dunes of the Thar Desert in Rajasthan. Ladakh has a strange landscape with rocky mountains on one side and snow-capped mountains on the other. On the return stop at Diskitwhich is the headquarter town of Nubra Valley. Wander around the bazaar observing the shops and local people going about their daily errands. Diskit is renowned for the 515 years old Buddhist Monastery, lying magnificentlyatop a hill, facing the entire Valley.
Later in the afternoon, drive back to Leh via Khardungla Top. On arrival at Leh check in to your Hotel.Spend the rest of the day at leisure.
Leh To Pangong Lake (140 Kms / 4 - 5 Hrs – One Way)
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 Thiksey an 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 Pangonglake situated at 14,000 feet (4,267 m). This famous blue brackish Lake of Pangong is 5/6 Kms wide and over 133 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 in at our Camp near Pangong lake. Dinner & Overnight at the Camp.
Pangong Lake To Leh (140 Kms / 6 Hrs)
Morning at leisure to explore the beauty of lake and later we drive back to leh and check in at our hotel for Overnight. In the evening you can stroll around the market place for some last minute souvenir shopping.
Depart Leh (Fly Out)
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