Region: Himalayan Ranges in India Activity Type: Group activity. Group Size: 6 to 16 People per Group.
When is the best time to travel: April to October.
Activity Begins and Ends at: Leh.
Activity Duration: 4 nights / 5 days.
Maximum Altitude Gain: 5,359 meters. 17, 582 feet.
Type of Accommodation: Standard Hotel/Luxury Hotel/ Fix Camp/Guest House.
Experience the best of Ladakh in our “Awesome Ladakh Experience Trip”. During your stay you can experience the high Himalayan desert and its ancient Buddhist culture. You can visit many prominent Buddhist monasteries during your trip. You will visit the world’s highest salt water lake called Pangong lake and visit one of the most beautiful desert valley called Nubra valley, which is famous for its unique wildlife. So enjoy your trip in this high altitude cold desert and get one of the life time experiences.
Day 1: Arrival in Leh (3, 500 meters / 11, 483 Feet).
We will pick you from the airport and take you to our hotel. You will be briefed about the trip and after your lunch we will pick you up from the hotel and proceed to Leh place, Shankar Gompa and Shanti Stupa. After visiting these places we will take you to Leh local market where you can roam around in the colorful Leh local market. After your market visit we will drop you in hotel.
Day 2: Local sightseeing.
Today we will start our journey after the breakfast and visit some of the beautiful Buddhist monasteries and other places of importance in the Ladakhi region. We will visit Shey place and monastery, Beautiful Thikse Monastery, Hemis Monastery (the biggest and oldest monastery in Ladakh) and Sindhu Ghat. After visit we will come back to our hotel and take rest. In the evening you can roam around in the Leh market.
Day 3: Nubra valley (3, 048 meters / 10, 000 feet) tour and back to Leh (300 KMs).
Today we will start early and drive to Nubra valley (3, 048 meters / 10, 000 feet). On our way will cross the Khardung La (5,359 meters / 17,582 feet), which is s one of the highest motorable passes in the world. After Khardung La we will drive to Nubra on a spectacular mountain road. After reaching Nubra valley we will visit the Diskit monastery and Meitreya statue. After visiting Diskit we will visit Hundar, where we will experience the true cold desert and get to ride the double hump camel. After the Hundar experience we will have lunch and back to Leh.
Day 4: Visit Pangong Lake (4,350 meters / 14,270 feet) and back to Leh (280 KMs).
Today we will start early and drive to Pangong Lake (4,350 meters / 14,270 feet) which is one of the most beautiful high altitude lake. On the way we will cross another high mountain pass called Chang-La (5,360 meters / 17,585 feet). Pangong Lake is a high altitude saltwater Lake with pristine torques water and surrounded by beautiful treeless mountains. After spending sometime at the lake we will back to Leh.
Day 5: Departure.
Today we will drop you at the Leh airport as per your flight schedule.
What does it include?
4 nights’ accommodation in twin sharing basis with breakfast.
All required permits.
Leh town tour with Leh palace and Shanti stupa.
Leh Local tour (Shey, Thikse and Hemis visit).
1 day Nubra valley tour with Hundar and Diskit monastery.
Double hump camel ride in Hundar.
1 day visit to Pangong Lake.
Airport drop and pickup.
What it does not include?
Food not mentioned in “What does it include”.
Entry fee to Monasteries, National Park, Temples, Museums Etc.
Vehicle not mentioned in “What does it include”.