13 NIGHTS / 14 DAYS
Day 01 :Bhubaneswar- Leh
Upon arrival at Leh Airport you will met by our representative and transfer to Hotel for Check in. Complete day for rest and leisure to acclimatize. Evening Visit to Leh Market & Shanti Stupa. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 02 :Leh (Excursion to Monasteries)
Post breakfast we visit Spituk monastery, Built in 15th century during the reign of Grags 'bum-lde, these new Gelug-pa monastery was built like fortress on the summit of crags and also visit Hall of Fame near Leh is worth a visit for every citizen. It is a glorious museum constructed by Indian army.
Post lunch we take a sightseeing tour visiting Sankar Gompa, located at a distance of approximately 3 km from the town of Leh, Leh Palace is one of the most captivating architectural ruins that attract the attention of the tourists almost immediately with its majestic setting at the edge of the Namgyal hill and overlooking the town and at once looks like a reminiscent of Lhasa's Potala Palace.
Day 03 :Leh to Uleytokpo
Post Breakfast we drive to visit Phyang Gompa, located 6 kms away from Leh. Further we drive to Likir, Likir gompa situated atop a windy cliff top overlooking the beautiful village of Likir. Basgo is certainly the most impressive of Ladakhi citadels despite its ruined state. Then we drive and cross the River Indus and reach Alchi, Ladakh's most loved monastery. After visiting above monasteries we drive to Uleytokpo to checkin at our Campsite for overnight stay.
Day 04: Uleytokpo - Dha Hanu
Post breakfast we check out from the camp and drive to Dha Hanu enroute visiting Lamayuru, Belongs to Dripung Kagyu (Red Hat).
Dha-Hanu is situated at an altitude of 10000 ft. It is the Land of the "Drok-Pa "an Indo Aryan race. Only two villages Dha & Biama are open for tourists. Their cultural and religious practices are totally different from the rest of Ladakh. Overnight stay at the Guest house / tented accommodation.
Day 05: Dha Hanu – Leh
After breakfast we check out from the Guest House / Camp and drive back to Leh enroute visiting Ridzong, Ridzong Gompa is known as the paradise for Meditation. Guru Padma Sambhava is believed to editated here for years. Upon arrival in Leh Check in at the Hotel for Overnight.
Day 06:Leh - Chumathang - Tsomoriri (240 kms)
Post breakfast we check out from Hotel and Drive to Tsomoriri enroute stop at Chumathang, famous for medical hot spring and people visit to this place for medical bath. After a short halt drive to Tsomoriri, A beautiful mountain bounded expanse of water, around 240 Kms. from Leh in Rupsho Valley. The Lake is located at 14,000 ft. near a small village of Korzok. Upon arrival we check in at our camp for two nights.
Day 07:Tsomoriri (Local Excursion)
In the morning visit Korzok village with its houses and its gompa appearing like a mirage. The few barley fields at Korzok must be among the highest cultivation in the world. In the afternoon visit around the Lake. Overnight at the camp
Day 08:Tsomoriri – Leh (Via Tanglangla)
Post breakfast we check out from the Camp and proceed towards Tsokar Lake, After visiting the Tsokar Lake we drive towards Leh enroute Stoping at Tanglangla pass, the second highest motorable pass in the world at 5350 m.
Day 09:Leh to Pangong Lake (06 hours approx.)
After an early breakfast we leave for Pangong Lake through Changla pass 5486 Mtrs. Pangong Lake, situated at 14,000 feet (4,267 m). A long narrow basin of inland drainage, hardly six to seven kilometer at its widest point and over 130km long, it is bisected by the international border between India and China. A few years back the government decided to open it to tourists though the lake and its surrounding is under army surveillance.
Enjoy the landscape in the back drop of the Lake. One rarely feels so close to nature and environment and the scenery is unforgettable. Evening at leisure and overnight stay at Camp Watermark on the shore of Lake.
Day 10:Pangong Lake to Leh (06 hours approx.)
Morning at leisure to explore the beauty of lake and later we drive back to leh enroute visiting Hemis Gompa, the largest monastic foundation of Drukpa Kagyu Order of Tibetan Buddhism, Thiksey an impressive complex rising tier upon tier on a hill above the village, Shey Palace, The ancient capital of Ladakh & Stok Palace Museum.
Drive further to Leh and check in at our hotel for Overnight
Day 11:Leh to Hunder (Nubra Valley) (126 Kms / aprx. 06 hrs)
After an early breakfast we drive to NUBRA VALLEY leads through KHARDUNG-LA-PASS (the highest motorable road in the world) at 18,390 ft, around 39kms from Leh.
Nubra Valley is popularly known as Ldorma or the valley of flowers. It is situated to the North of Ladakh between the Karakoram and Ladakh ranges of the Himalayas.
Arrive Hunder by afternoon and rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at Camp at Nubra Organic Retreat situated in a beautiful village called HUNDAR with lot of trees.
Day 12:Hunder (Nubra Valley)
After your breakfast at the camp, visit the SAND DUNES to enjoy a camel safari (Optional). In second half of the day enjoy a visit to DISKIT MONASTERY perched on the rock overhanging the steam which is the source of the energy used by the mills. The monastery is rich, full of tangkas (skill paintings) and above all of magnificent giant statues, effigies of the Buddha and old mural paintings in which can be noted a multitude of influences.Overnight at the Camp Nubra Organic Retreat
Day 13:Hunder (Nubra Valley) – Leh
After your breakfast at the camp, visit the SAND DUNES to enjoy a camel safari (Optional). Later we drive to Leh by same route over Khardung La. Afternoon rest and relax or take a walk to the local market. Overnight at hotel.
Day 14:Leh - Bhubaneswar
Morning after breakfast shall be transferred to the airport for your flight back home with sweet memories of your holidays.
Tour Includes :
- • Return Airfare Bhubaneswar – Leh – Bhubaneswar via Delhi
- • 01 Night accommodation in Sarchu
- • 03 Nights accommodation in Leh
- • 01 Night Camp accommodation in Pangong Lake
- • 01 Night Camp accommodation in Nubra Valley
- • 01 Night accommodation in Uleytokpo
- • 01 Night accommodation in Kargil
- • 02 Nights accommodation in Srinagar
- • All Meals (Bed Tea, Breakfast, Hot / Pack Lunch, Evening Tea & Dinner)
- • All transfers & sightseeing by luxury vehicle as per itinerary
- • Inner line Permit to restricted / protected areas (Pangong & Nubra valley)
- • Wildlife fee for Pangong area
- • Monument & Museum Entrance Fees for the sights mentioned in the Itinerary
- • 01 Bottle of Mineral Water every day to each tourist
Extra Charges Apply :
- • Accommodation in Manali
- • Any Kind of Personal Expenses or Optional Tours / Extra Meals Ordered
- • Tips, Laundry, Room service, Phone Calls
- • The Services of Vehicle is not included on leisure days & after finishing the sightseeing tour as per the Itinerary
- • Guide fee, camera fee, Soft or Hard drinks, Starters.
- • Medical & Travel insurance
- • River Rafting on Indus and Zanskar
- • Motorbike/Cycle hire
- • Double hump Camel Ride at Sand Dunes in Nubra Valley
- • Additional costs due to flight cancellation, road blocks etc