This 8 day tour of Leh and Ladakh is designed for those wanting to experience picturesque scenery, local villages as well as a different view of India. Ladakh, which means, “land of high passes”, is a region in the state of Jammu and Kashmir in Northern India; situated between the Karakoram mountain range to the north and the Himalayas to the south. Additionally, Leh is one of the largest districts in India.
Daily departures based on a minimum of 2 passengers travelling together.
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On your arrival at Delhi airport you will be met and transferred to your hotel by private vehicle. Overnight at your HOTEL.
Day 2Delhi – Leh
This morning, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Leh. On arrival at Leh Airport you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Enjoy a welcome drink on arrival, relax and allow yourself to acclimatise to the high altitude of the area. Overnight at your HOTEL. (B)
After breakfast, you will leave for a full day tour of Leh. Visit the Hall of Fame, Gurudwara Pathar Sahib, Magnetic Hill & Sangam View where the Indus & Zanskar rivers meet. Enjoy an afternoon visit to the Shanti Stupa, located on the hilltop at Changspa and the Leh Palace built in the 17th Century as a royal residence. Overnight at your HOTEL. (B)
Day 4Leh – Pangong – Leh
Today you will leave for a full day excursion to Pangong Lake. Drive past the picturesque villages of Shey and Thiksey, along the Chang-la which despite its great elevation is one of the easier passes. Discover an ancient temple at Tangse, just beyond the foot of the pass. Overnight at your HOTEL. (B)
Day 5Leh – Nubra
In the morning, you will be driven to Nubra Valley via the Khardungla pass. On arrival in Nubra Valley, continue on to Diskit, passing the Khalsar Bridge on your way to visiting the Monastery. From the Monastery, you will drive on to Hunder where you may see a few double humped, hairy Bactrian camels. Overnight at your camp (B,L, D).
Day 6Nubra – Leh
Today you will have an early morning drive back to Leh, with the afternoon at leisure. Overnight at your HOTEL. (B)
Day 7Leh – Delhi
After an early breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Delhi. On arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel, with an optional tour of Delhi to see some of the highlights. Overnight at your HOTEL. (B)
Day 8Depart Delhi
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Delhi airport. If your flight is in the evening, you could do an optional city tour of Delhi, this morning. (B)