Destinations Covered: Leh, Monasteries, Nubra Valley, Pangong Lake Kargil, Sonmarg, Srinagar & Gulmarg
Once you arrive at Ladakh, you will be visiting some of the most wondrous creations of nature as well as made by man in honor of the land that gave them shelter. Visit Shanti Stupa, Leh Palace, Magnetic Hill, Gurudwara Pathar Sahib, Ladakh Hall of Fame, Spituk Gompa. Also famous is the view of the confluence of Indus and Zanskar, both of which have different colors. Visit Nubra Valley and see the sand dunes of Hundar. Explore the hidden Muslim valley, Turtuk which was earlier under Pakistan. Visit the famous Pangong Lake from the 3 Idiots movie. Enjoy these 10 days and 9 nights in the magic of Ladakh
Arrival Leh by morning flight and transfer to the hotel. After welcome drink take complete rest for acclimatization to the height altitude of Leh (3500 meters). In the late afternoon drive to the city for an orientation walk in the markets‚ followed by a visit to Shanti Stupa‚ Leh palace. .Dinner and overnight in Hotel.
After breakfast proceeds for sightseeing of Sham valley visiting Hall of Fame, Gurudwara Patthar Sahib, Magnetic Hill and the Confluence Of The Indus And Zanskar River. After visiting above places we drive back to Leh en route visiting Spituk Monastery. Evening at Leisure and Overnight at Hotel in Leh
After early breakfast, leave for Nubra Valley, driving across Khardong – la (alt: 18,380 ft. – highest motorable pass in the world). After descending in the valley, drive on to Hundar and check into fixed camp. Post lunch, you can enjoy the ride of double hump Camel on Hundar sand dune. Dinner and overnight in the camp.
In the morning drive to Diskit (Headquarters of Nubra) and visit Diskit Monastery. Later, drive back to Leh, reaching in the late afternoon. Rest of the day to explore the markets. Dinner and overnight in Hotel.
After Breakfast Leave to Pangong Lake through Changla pass 5486 Mtrs. While ascending Changla pass 5486 Mtrs. Enjoy the beautiful panoramic view of the villages below the pass. After crossing the pass halt for picnic lunch at Tsoltak, the summer pastureland of the yaks. Arrive Durbuk and from there a short drive takes you to the western shore of the lake. Enjoy the landscape in the backdrop of the Lake. This famous blue brackish Lake of Pangong is 5/6 Kms wide and over 144 Kms long with half of it’s running the other side of the “INDO CHINA BORDER”. One rarely feels so close to nature and environment and the scenery is unforgettable. Dinner and overnight at camp.
Leave Pangong Lake after breakfast and retrace the road to Leh across the Changla Pass. Upon reaching Karu, drive across the Indus and visit Hemis Monastery, the biggest and most famous monastery of Ladakh, and then return to the highway for onward journey to Leh. Dinner and overnight at Hotel.
After breakfast proceeds for sightseeing of Sham valley visiting Hall of Fame, Gurudwara Patthar Sahib, Magnetic Hill and the Confluence Of The Indus And Zanskar River. After visiting above places we drive back to Leh en route visiting Spituk Monastery, and drive to Kargil en route visiting the 11th century Lamayuru Monastery en route visiting the mesmerizing MOON LANDSCAPES (you will believe why the name of this area is Moonland. Exactly the same formations of Land are visible as on the moon), Later Drive to KARGIL over Fatu-la (13,489 ft) which is the highest pass on Srinagar – Leh road. Upon arrival in Kargil, we check in at our Hotel for an overnight stay.
After early Breakfast drive to Srinagar passing through Drass, the second coldest inhabited Place on earth and you can have a spectacular view of Kargil War famous Peaks Tiger Hill and Tololing Peak. Pay a tribute to Vijay Smarak, dedicated to Indian Soldiers who laid their lives for us during the Kargil War in 1999. Arrive Srinagar by Afternoon. Rest of the time for own activities. Overnight at Houseboat.
Post breakfast we take a sightseeing tour of Srinagar (Lake City) visiting Shankaracharya Temple & Mughal Gardens, Nishat Bagh (Garden of Pleasure) &Shalimar Bagh (Garden of Pleasure). Overnight at houseboat.
Tour concludes. The Samsara Holidays ensures a punctual transfer. Our driver will take you to the airport for onward destination.
|Leh||Galwan Palace | Eco Exotic Ladakh | Lhasu Residency|
|Nubra Valley||Sun n Sand Camp | Habib Guesthouse | Siachen Guesthouse|
|Srinagar||Hotel Taimoor or similar|
Premium Packages & Delux Packages are also Available