Day 01:Arrival at Kushok Bakula Airport Leh situated at 3500m altitude meet our representative at the airport and transfer to your hotel in Leh city 3 to 4 km. On arrival at the hotel then proceed to your rooms and take rest to acclimatize yourself completely to the high altitudes of Ladakh which is a must. Later leave for Leh Local sightseeing visit Leh Palace is a former royal palace overlooking the Ladakhi Himalayan town of Leh. Modeled on the Potala Palace in Lhasa, Tibet, the palace was built by King Sengge Namgyal in the 17th century. It is nine stories high; the upper floors accommodated the royal family, while the lower floors held stables and store rooms. Then visit Shanti Stupa is a Buddhist white-domed stupa (chorten) on a hilltop in Chanspa, Leh district It was built in 1991 by Japanese Buddhist Bhikshu Gyomyo Nakamura. The Shanti Stupa holds the relics of the Buddha at its base, enshrined by the 14th Dalai Lama himself . then drive toward to Sangkar, after enjoying your day evening free walk to Leh bazaar for shopping, overnight stay in Hotel at Leh.
Day 02: FULL DAY TOUR TO INDUS VALLEY
After breakfast at Hotel, you will proceed to Thiksey village, visit Thiksey monastery and drive to Shey Village to visit Shey Palace and Gompa. Continue to drive to Hemis monastery to visit one of the most famous monasteries of Ladakh.Later on, the way back to Leh get down at the Sindhu Ghat for Sindhu Darshan and walk along the river, also visit 3 Idiots School campus. After spending some time at the river come back to the Hotel and relax, overnight stay in Hotel at Leh.
Day 03: LEH – KHARDUNG LA PASS – LEH
After breakfast at Hotel full day excursion to Khardongla pass which is the highest motorable pass in the world 5600 Mtrs and has been recorded in the Gunnies Book of world records. At the top enjoy the natural beauty of snow capped mountain. In the evening back to the hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 04: LEH – PANGONG LAKE – LEH
After breakfast at Hotel full day excursion to Pangong Lake by Crossing Chang-la pass (The world’s third highest motorable road 5360 m). On the way, you have an amazing view of charming villages, beautiful mountains, animals like Yaks, nomads and beautiful valley of Changthang. Arrive at Lake, the Lake is 136 km’s long and 5 km’s wide, 47% of this lake is in India and rest is in Tibet. The view of the lake is spectacular and breathtaking. Enjoy the unforgettable scenery beauty of Lake and the voice of Himalayan migrant birds. In the evening back to the hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 05: DEPARTURE
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Leh Airport to catch a flight for onward destination with sweet Holiday memories.
Tour guide: Sajad Bashir