|Package name||Exquisite Leh Ladakh|
|Duration||6 Nights/7 days|
|Departure Dates||12 July 2017 To 31 Aug 2017|
|Price (Per Person On Twin Sharing)||26000|
|Package Start From||Mumbai ,|
After arrival at Leh Airport, you would be transferred to hotel for check-in. Today you are free for leisure & acclimatization. This way you can explore the Leh town and also become familiar with the high-altitude climate. Overnight at hotel in Leh.
After breakfast, proceed for sightseeing of the Indus Valley monasteries & palaces starting from the dramatically located Thiksey Monastery, a major Gelukpa foundation dating from the 16th century. Thereafter drive further up the Indus Valley to visit the 17th century Hemis Monastery, biggest monastery and principal seat of the Drukpa-Kargyut monastic order in the Ladakh region.After breakfast leave for Nubra Valley, driving across Khardong-la (alt: 18,380 ft.), highest motorable pass in the world. Nubra Valley lies to the north of Leh, between the Karakoram & Ladakh ranges at an average altitude of 10,000 ft above sea level. Till closure of the trans-Karakoram trade route by the Chinese in 1949, Nubra Valley was a busy trade corridor on the Central Asian trade route. Reach Deskit / Hunder in the afternoon and explore the villages and the white Sand Dunes where you can also take a short camel Safari on the double-hump
After breakfast leave for Nubra Valley, driving across Khardong-la (alt: 18,380 ft.), highest motorable pass in the world. Nubra Valley lies to the north of Leh, between the Karakoram & Ladakh ranges at an average altitude of 10,000 ft above sea level. Till closure of the trans-Karakoram trade route by the Chinese in 1949, Nubra Valley was a busy trade corridor on the Central Asian trade route. Reach Deskit / Hunder in the afternoon and explore the villages and the white Sand Dunes where you can also take a short camel Safari on the double-humped Bactrian camel found here (optional service). Overnight at a deluxe camp or hotel.
After breakfast, explore Deskit (headquarters of Nubra valley) and visit to admire the gigantic image of Maitreya Buddha (32 mtrs) seated out on a hillock which was installed in 2010. Thereafter, drive up the hillside to visit the 15th century Deskit Monastery dramatically located on a rock promontory overlooking the valley. Later drive back to Leh via Khardongla, reaching in the afternoon. Overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast, leave for Pangong Lake, driving upstream the Indus River till Karu and then following the winding road up the Ladakh range and crossing the Chang-la pass, 3rd highest mh some two-third portion lies on the other side of the Indo-China border. Overnight at Pangong Camp
After breakfast proceed on sightseeing tour of the Sham Valley circuit, visiting first the 15th century Likir Monastery, and then the 11th century Alchi Choskor, oldest surviving monastic complex of Ladakh and famous for its frescoes and architecture – a UNESCO listed heritage site. On the way back to Leh, visit Sangam (confluence of Indus & Zanskar Rivers), Magnetic Point, Gurudwara Pathar Sahib and Hall of Fame (museum of military heritage). Overnight at hotel.
Early morning transfer to the airport for taking the flight back home.
|Pick and Drop at time of arrival/departure|
|3* star hotel mentioned as in Itinerary ( same or similar )|
|A/C Private car. According to the above itinerary.|
|All currently applicable taxes.|
|Hotel with breakfast and dinner|
|Entrance fees to monuments and museum|
|Alcoholic / Non- Alcoholic beverages|
|Any Airfare / Train fare|
|Tips, laundry & phone call|
Guest will have to make the full payment 15 Days prior to departure.
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.
Nubra is a tri-armed valley located to the north east of Ladakh valley. Diskit the capital of Nubra is about 150 km north from Leh town, the capital of Ladakh district, India. Local scholars say that its original name was Ldumra.
Pangong Tso, Tibetan for "high grassland lake", also referred to as Pangong Lake, is an endorheic lake in the Himalayas situated at a height of about 4,350 m. It is 134 km long and extends from India to China.