With its sheer beauty of lofty Himalayan peaks, high mountain passes, lush meadows, serene alpine lakes and ancient Buddhist monasteries, Ladakh is the epitome of nature’s craftsmanship. With the place’s amazing topography abundant in unparalleled scenic charm, adventure fanatics from all across the globe come here to discover the hidden magic of this mystical abode and satiate their adrenaline rush like never before. Ladakh’s Thiksey and Hemis monasteries and the third highest motorable road in the world – Chang La Pass - are recognized globally. Ladakh is undoubtedly one of the most enigmatic cold deserts of the world and its beauty entices those looking for serene charm.
Upon arrival at Leh Airport, our company representative will greet you with a warm welcome and then escort you to your hotel. Check-in and relax for the day. (Travelling to Leh requires your body to adjust or acclimatize to the high-altitude terrain. Hence, we advise you to rest for the entire time, after reaching Leh, until the next day.)
After breakfast, proceed for the sightseeing of Leh. Visit Hall of Fame – built in the memory of the brave soldiers who lost their lives fighting for India at the Indo-Pakistan war, Stok Monastery, Indus View Point - confluence of River Indus & Zanskar, Patthar Sahib Gurdwara - the famous Sikh shrine, and the Magnetic Hill - a "Cyclops hill" where objects and cars on the hill may appear to roll "left hill" in defiance of gravity when they are in neutral gear. Then proceed back to Leh. In the evening, visit Shanti Stupa, Leh Palace and Leh Market.
After breakfast, check-out from the hotel and drive to Nubra Valley via Khardung La Pass (highest motorable road in the world). On arrival, check-in at Hotel Organic Retreat (Tented Accommodation) for one night. You can be on your own for the rest of the day. Explore the picturesque Deskit and Hunder villages. You can also opt for a camel safari in sand dunes between the said villages.
After breakfast check-out from the hotel and visit Deskit Monastery and drive back to Leh by the same Route, crossing Khardungla Pass. On arrival, check-in at the hotel and relax. Evening is at leisure.
After breakfast, leave for a trip to Pangong Lake situated at a height of 14,500 ft, through Changla Pass 17,350 ft. (third Highest Motorable road in the world). Pangong Tso (or Banggong Co Lake) is an endorheic lake in the Himalayas situated at a height of about 4,350 m (14,270 ft). It is 134 km (83 mi) long and extends from India to Tibet. 60% of the length of the lake lies in China. The lake is 5 km (3.1 mi) wide at its broadest point. During winter the lake freezes completely, despite being saline water. The lake is in the process of being identified under the Ramsar Convention as a wetland of international importance. This will be the first trans-boundary wetland in South Asia under the convention.
After breakfast, our representative will transfer you to Leh airport to board your flight for onward destination. Our services will terminate here leaving you with sweet & unforgettable memories.
|5 Nights / 6 Days
|Delhi - Leh - Nubra Valley - Pangong