Prices from per person basis :
Accommodation: Hotels & camps
Max participants: No limit
Min participants: 2 (price will differ if group size is smaller)
Crew: 1 local tour leader
Duration: 6 Nights, 7 Days
Fixed Departure date: 15th July
(we can customise the dates according to your plans)
World's highest mountain pass
Tibetan food and culture
High altitude wildlife
Highest brackish lake
The weeklong ‘Journey to Ladakh’ tour explores two naturally furnished regions of Ladakh- Pangong Lake and Nubra Valley. The Nubra Valley is a cluster of tiny villages with irrigated and fertile land. The presence of Buddhist monasteries can be rightly attributed to its natives which are followers of Buddhism at large.
Next there is Pangong Lake which is an important breeding ground for migratory birds such as Brahmini Ducks and Bar-headed goose. Along with these two places, the 6 nights and 7 days tour package encompasses various high passes and other attractions as well. Mentioned below is the day wise description of the tour itinerary for your kind perusal.
Day 1 – Leh
On arrival at Kushok Bakula airport in Leh (situated at a height of 3,500 meters), you will be transferred to your hotel (2-3 kilometers from airport). During the day, acclimatize yourself with the weather and high pressure of Ladakh.
Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 2 – Leh –Alchi – Leh
In the morning, drive towards west of Leh and explore the miniature paintings of Alchi Monastery. The foundation stone of Alchi Monastery was laid sometime back in 990 A.D. En route, drive past Magnetic Hall and confluence of Indus and Zanskar River at Nimu. While heading back to Leh, en route visit Military Hall of Fame.
Stay overnight at the hotel in Leh
Day 3 – Leh – Nubra Valley
Early morning, leave on road to Nubra Valley via Khardungla Pass which is situated at a height of 18360 ft and considered as one of the highest motorable pass in the world. In the afternoon, explore Hunder & Diskit monastery and white sand dunes via camel safari. The safari tour is done with double humped camels that are found only in Nubra Valley.
Stay overnight at the Deluxe Camp/Hotel.
Day 4 – Nubra Valley – Leh
Following the Samstanling Monastery tour in the morning, you will drive back to Leh via Khardungla Pass. In the evening, explore the local bazaars (markets) of Leh. One can purchase shopping items such as Pashmina shawls, Chinese cutleries, good pearls and Ladakhi woolen handicrafts. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 5 – Leh – Pangong lake
A full day tour of Pangong Lake is scheduled for the itinerary of 5th day. The Pangong Lake is around 135 kilometers away from Leh and situated at an elevation of 4,400 meters. En route, cross Chang la pass and drive through Durbuk and Tangtse village situated in the Changthang region of Ladakh.
In the afternoon, explore the lake and its surroundings. A tour of the local village will enable cultural insight into Leh.
Stay overnight at the tented camp.
Day 6 – Pangong lake – Leh
During early morning, you can enjoy a photo-session around the lake. Post breakfast, drive back to Leh. An optional tour of Hemis Monastery (5 kilometer away from Leh near Kharu) is also on the cards. Hemis is the largest and richest monastery complex in Ladakh. Drive back to Leh by noon. In the afternoon, enjoy a shopping tour in the local markets of Leh.
Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 7 – Trip end
In the morning, you'll be escorted to Kushok Bakula airport to catch flight for onward destination.
WHAT IS INCLUDED & EXCLUDED
Welcome Drink on arrival (Non alcoholic)
All hotel and camps accommodations throughout the tour on twin sharing
MAP meal Plan (Tea, Breakfast and Dinner) for all days in Hotels/camps
All Sight seeing and airport transfers by SUV (Scorpio, Innova, Xylo)
Innerline permits to restricted areas
Including all parking,Toll Tax, Green Tax and Driver Stay
Transportation charges from Home to Home (Flight / train)
Meals and drinks other than mentioned in the itinerary
Expences on personal nature like portages, tips, phone calls, laundary, medicines etc
Anything which is not mentioned in the included