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LADAKH UNLIMITED: 7 NIGHTS / 8 DAYS

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Ladakh, one of the few strongholds of Tibetan Buddhist life, culture and religion, lies cradled in the heart of the Great North-Western Himalaya. Leh, the capital of Ladakh nestled in the Indus River valley, was once a trading town at the junction of the historic silk route from China and central Asia to the plains of India.

 

Based in the town of Leh (11,500 ft. / 3505 m), the journey includes & unveils many fascinating excursions to cliff side gompas (monasteries) inhabited by peaceful Buddhist monks, pretty villages & surrounding countryside, high passes and dramatic mountain scenery.

 

Place to cover =, Khardong la pass, Sangam , Magnitic hill, Gurudawara, Spituk Monastery, Hall of Fame,Shey,Thiksey,Hemis,Leh palace, Pangong, Nubra,Shanti stupa(The sun set point)

 

ITINERARY

 

Day01:Arrive Leh

 

Upon arrival in Leh, welcome by our local representative and transfer to a Ladakhi style guest house or Hotel. Rest of the day you require to take a complete rest for acclimatization to the arid high altitude of Leh (3505 m) In the evening will enjoy the sunset point (Shanti stupa). Overnight in Hotel

 

Day 02: Explore Indus valley. (around 98 kms)

On this day you will go a sightseeing trip to some ancient monasteries and most popular in this area.

 

Shey Gompa is about 15 kms from Leh. It used to be the summer palaceof the kings of Ladakh. There are lots of Stupas and Gompas built around the palace. Shey palace was built by Deldan Namgyal in the beginning of 17’Th century AD. Main attraction in Shey is the 12m Shakyamuni

 

Buddha statue inside the Dresthang Gompa.

 

Thiksey Gompa, close to Shey is about 17 kms from Leh. The monastery is considered to be one of the most beautiful in Ladakh and belongs

to the Gelukspa order. This Monastery is more than 500 year old. Hemis Monastery, about 45 kms south of Leh it is one of the most famous

and largest monastery in Ladakh. It belongs to the Drukpa order and was founded in the early 17’Th century. The setting is perfect with the

monastery cradled in a lovely valley, surrounded by Mountain and fronted by long Mani walls.

 

Sindhu ghard Darshan to Holy Indus river . Amir Khan School Or 3 –Idiot shoot school.

 

Leh Place: Is build by King Sengge Namgail of Namgail Dynasty in 17th century.The Palace is nine story high, and it overlook the

leh main Market, Stok Kangri, .

 

The upper story was earlier used by the royal family .Now the palace is open for tourist the collection of jewelers, ornaments,

Thangkas, ceremonial dresses, crowns, and centuries-old pieces of jewelers are kept here for public display. Overnight in Hotel.

 

Day 03: Leh to Nubra valley

Post breakfast we drive to Nubra Valley. The road journey from Leh to Nubra Valley  passes over Khardung La (The Highest Motorable Road

In The World) at 5,602 Mtrs / 18,390 Ft, around 39 km from Leh. From the pass, 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. Nubra Valley is popularly known

as Ldumra or the valley of flowers. It is situated in the north of Ladakh between the Karakoram and Ladakh ranges of the Himalayas.

The average altitude of the valley is 10,000 Ft. above sea level.Upon arrival in Nubra we check in at our Camp / Hotel in Hunder, have a

 rest till evening ,before sun set we will take you for a short drive to Hunder sand dunes to visit & ride double humped bacterium camel,

later back to accommodation for overnight stay, If time permits we will walk around the tiny villages to see how the locals live in this part

of the world. A visit to a Ladakhi home can be arranged. Overnight Stay at the Camp or Hotel.

 

Day 04: Nubra to Leh

 

Morning after breakfast we will visit the most picturesque Disket monastery on the hill top. Later continue drive to other side of

Nubra valley – was the main part of silk route.We will continue our drive back to Leh via Khardongla. Reach Leh & transfer to Hotel overnight stay.

 

Day 05: Leh – Pangong, via Chang la (pass) (5320mts) (5-6hrs),

After breakfast, drive (154km/ 6 hrs) to the spectacular Changthang Valley, winding your way over the exhilarating

Chang la (5320m.)- The second highest point of our journey. The landscape on the way to Pangong is just spectacular.

Over night in fixed cam or guesthouse.

 

Day 06:Pangong Explore and drive back to Leh.

 

The Lake is situated at 13,930 ft./ about 4300mts. above sea level and is 125 km long, but is only four km at its widest, and extends

almost in a straight line, way to Tibet; in fact, only a quarter of the lake is in India. En route you will see some Himalayan marmots &

migrated birds. Later retrace to Leh for overnight in a hotel

 

Day 07:Sightseeing around Leh (90 Kms round trip)

MAGNETIC HILL= which defies the law of gravity. It has been noticed that when a vehicle is parked on neutral gear on this

metallic road the vehicle slides up & further Driving through a picturesque landscape.

 

SANGAM = 4 km before Nimmu village,The Confluence of Two river Zanskar and Indus is called Sangam . The National high way is passing

on the cliff so you can see the confluence and both river starches coming out from the colorful mountain George. In seasons they have

different colors and flow and wildness.

 

Gurdwara Patthar Sahib : Situated 25 miles from Leh, It is believed that once Guru Nanak ji was meditating demon attack by threw large

stone on the Guru Nanak ji .The boulder melt while touching the Guru ji .In the shape of Guru Nanak ji the demon tried to crush Guru Nanak by

kicking the boulder with all his might. To his surprise, the demon’s foot caused a deep impression in the boulder which had turned soft. The boulder with the imprints of Guru Nanak Dev Ji and the foot of daemon still rests there

 

Spituk Gompa : 8-9 Kms from Leh, From the Monastery one can see the Indus valley and on other side Airport and leh town .Many icons of Buddha and fine Thankas are to be found in this 15th century old Gompa. The Gompa also houses a collection of ancient masks, antique arms, and an awe-inspiring image of Mahakaal The face of the Kali image is kept covered and is revealed only at the annual function at January every year.

 

Ladakh Hall of Fame: The Hall of Fame is a glorious War cum historic museum build by the Army. It is worth a visit for every citizen. You can see the memorabilia, images, weapons, History about the Ladakh, Culture, Dress code, Fauna and flora. Kargil War strategies and other key strategic battles fought in Ladakh. Here’s something that you will be proud of our defense personnel who sacrificed themselves so that we could live in peace.

 

Day 08: Drop to Airport,

Leave Ladakh with sweet memories.

Inclusion

1) Accommodation.

2) Daily Breakfast & Dinner.

3) Exclusive Transport.

4) All Taxes / Toll / Driver Allowances.

Exclusion

1)  Lunch.

2) Guide / Entrance Charges.

3) Inner Line Permit Charges Rs 700 per person for Indian / Rs 800 for Foreigners .

4) Expenses of personal nature

5) Anything not mentioned in cost includes.