This 5 nights & 6 days Leh tour package is best suited for travelers looking to cover prominent attractions in less number of days and with utmost luxury. It covers all the major locations including Khardungla Pass (one of the highest motorable roads in the world), Nubra Valley, Pangong Lake, Shanti Stupa, Magnetic Hill, Gurudwara Pathar Sahib, Confluence of Zanskar and Indus River, Hall of Fame, etc. Opt for River Rafting in Zanskar River and get yourself geared up to raft through the Grand Canyon of Asia or simply soak in the luxury stay! This package is available with airfare from Delhi and can be customised as per your requirement. Also be part of our #Saveladakh social cause & be badged to be a responsible traveler. Departure Date - 14th Aug'19 Pay Just 7500 INR to secure your seat in the departure!
date_range 5 Nights / 6 Days
Day 1: Delhi to Leh - Arrive at Leh
Welcome at Leh airport from where you'll be transferred to hotel in private vehicle. Check-in at the hotel. Acclimatizing to the altitude is very important before doing any activity so we take rest till noon. In the afternoon, you can venture out to the city market for a casual stroll (No transport will be Provided for Market). In evening, return to hotel where we'll enjoy the Special Group Folk Dance performance by the locals followed by dinner and overnight stay.
Tip: At the height of 10,000 ft., oxygen level is dropped and carelessness can lead to AMS (Acute Mountain Sickness). It is strictly advisable to rest and stay hydrated in order to acclimatize yourself. You can find the details here on how to prevent AMS -
Day 2: Excursion in Sham valley - Local sight-seeing in Leh upto Alchi
Wake up lazy morning. Post breakfast and some leisure, we’ll head towards Leh - Srinagar highway. The drive further is one of the most spectacular journeys you will have. From the mountains formed by amalgamation of various types and textures of rocks to the dazzling Zanskar Valley accompanying you all along the journey, this route gives you an absolute picturesque landscape. Enroute, we’ll visit the famous Pathar Sahib Gurudwara, Magnetic Hill, Confluence point (Sangam), and Hall of Fame. We’ll continue our journey towards Alchi - Visit the Alchi Monastery (the only monastery amongst 34 monasteries, which is not located on a hilltop). Return to Leh in the evening for dinner and overnight stay.
*Optional - White Water River Rafting in Zanskar River (from Phey to Nimmo) - can be arranged if you want to (charges need to be paid on the spot).
Day 3: Leh – Enroute Khardungla – Nubra Valley (5-6 hrs. Journey)
In the morning after breakfast, brace yourself for the splendid drive over the mighty Khardung La – one of the highest motorable Pass in the world at the height of 5602 M / 18,380 ft. Over the route, the road dramatically plunges, and Shyok and Nubra Rivers unfold magically. You move on via Diskit to reach the white sands of Hunder. Spend some time on the white sand dunes here; do a ride on the Double Humped Bactrian Camels if you want to (on your own). Visit the Diskit monastery, which is believed to be the largest and oldest monastery in Nubra valley, and enjoy the sunset. Return to camps in the evening where bonfire and tea-snacks would be arranged for. Dinner and overnight stay in Nubra.
Day 4: Nubra to Pangong Tso via Shyok / Warila (5-6 hrs. Journey)
Post breakfast, we’ll continue our journey towards Pangong Tso via Warila / Shyok village. Enroute explore the mound of earthen monastic dwellings, crowned by the Gompa. The valley is blessed with a beautiful stream flowing through it, originating from the lake, giving a greenish tincture to the otherwise dry landscape around. Apart from flora this area is rich in fauna too. You can see a lot of Himalayan Marmots around the area. However, the main attraction of this circuit is the grand Pangong Tso, which you would reach by early evening. The mesmerizing beauty and the fantastic view of Tso places it a league above anything you have seen so far. Dinner and overnight stay near Pangong.
Day 5: Pangong Tso to Leh (Visit Shanti Stupa)
After breakfast and some leisure, drive your way back to Leh. Enroute we’ll visit the Sindhu Ghat and Thiksey monastery followed by Shey Palace and Druk White Lotus Rancho School. Reach Leh in the evening from where we'll head to Shanti Stupa - bask in the peace amidst this hilltop Stupa and revel in the panoramic view of the city. The sunset is the perfect backdrop you wished for. Dinner and overnight stay in Leh.
Day 6: Bid the Fairyland Good Bye
After a scrumptious breakfast, complete all the signing out formalities and cab will drop you at Leh airport. Board the flight back to home. End of trip.
Accommodation for 5 nights in properties & room categories specified in the itinerary given above. All rooms / camps on double / triple sharing basis at all the locations unless specified otherwise.
All ex-Leh airport transportation in Innova / Xylo / Tempo Traveler (depending on the group size) on sharing basis. Includes driver’s expenses, parking & toll charges, and road taxes. All the sight-seeing and transfers as per the itinerary. Airport pick-up and drop included. Day 1 is on your own.
Flight transfers to and fro Delhi
Meal plan: MAP (5 Breakfast and 5 Dinner - veg only at all the locations)
Special arrangement - Folk Dance performance by locals in Leh on Day 1
1 Bonfire for the group with evening Tea and Snacks in Nubra Valley
Permits for Nubra valley and Pangong
Wildlife and environmental fee in Leh
Oxygen Cylinder in cab for Nubra and Pangong
First aid Box in cab in case of any emergency
In order to promote Sustainable Tourism and #SaveLadakh, we would be carrying water dispenser in our vehicle along with water bottles.
All applicable taxes
Meal plan: Lunch
English Speaking Driver
Camel ride charges in Nubra
Rafting charges in Leh
Transportation is not on disposal basis. It is strictly as per the programme, any extra running will be charges extra.
* Entry fee to monuments, monasteries, parks, etc.
* Medical expenses
* Personal tips, gratuities, laundry, etc.
* Any kind of recreational / adventure activity not mentioned in Inclusions
* Any kind of insurance
* Anything not specifically mentioned in Cost Includes.
* Any Change in plan or loss of property or life due to unforeseen conditions like landslides, roadblocks, curfew, Political Disturbance, etc.
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