7 Nights and 8 Days Leh-Ladakh tour package specially designed for travelers seeking adventure. The trip starts with an early morning flight to Leh. The major highlight of the trip is river rafting at Zanskar river which will surely be an experience to rejoice forever. Other major locations covered are Jispa, Khardungla Pass (highest motorable road), Nubra Valley, Pangong Tso lake and other attractions associated with respective places. To know click on the itinerary.
date_range 7 Nights / 8 Days
Day 1: Arrive at Leh
Catch the early morning flight to Leh. Welcome at the airport from where you will be transferred to the hotel .
Acclimatizing to the altitude is very important journey before doing any activity so we take rest and venture out to the city market in evening for a casual stroll and Preferably visit the stupa both during daylight and after 8 in evening as well as it has nice colorful light up.. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 2: Explore local sightseeing in leh and Rafting ( 12th aug, 16 ) ( rafting is at own cost ) by bike trip
Wake up lazy morning. Acclimatization at such high altitude is very important. 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 the white snow clad peaks, this route gives you an absolute picturesque landscape.
Rafting down the Zanskar River a journey through the Grand Canyon of the East – Have lunch at the Rafting Camp and leave for Kargil. Drive on the Kargil Highway till Lamayuru monastery U will visit the following on the way: 1. Pather Saheb Gurudwara - langar chai is awesome! 2. Magnetic Hill 3. Indus and Zanskar Confluence (Sangam) - You can go down to the river banks if u like 4. Alchi monastery 5. Lamayuru Monastery and the "Moonland" 6. While returning from Lamayuru to Leh , there is a monastery lil on the inside - Likir - Dalai Lama stayed there when he went in July 2015 so don’t miss this one - got renovated. Visit the Shanti Stupa – bask in the peace amidst this hilltop Stupa and revel in the panoramic view of the city. Head back to the hotel by late evening. Return to hotel in the evening for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 3: LEH – Enroute Khardungla – “Nubra Valley” (13th aug, 16) ( hot springs )
After breakfast at the hotel, brace yourself for the splendid drive over the mighty Khardung La – the 2nd highest motor able pass in the world at a 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.
After freshening up, visit the Diskit monastery, which is believed to be the largest and oldest monastery in Nubra valley, and enjoy the sunset. Head back to the camps by late evening. Overnight in Nubra.
Day 4: Nubra – Pangong Tso (4260 M / 14000 ft) ( 14th aug, 16 )
After Breakfast, begin your journey for the day, exploring the various villages of Nubra Valley. Retrace your Towards Pangong via Shyok/ Warila, The sunset is the perfect backdrop you can wish for. This famous blue brackish Lake of Pangong is 5/6 Kms wide and over 133 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. .Reach Hotel by late evening. Overnight stay in Camp/ Hotel.
Day 5: Pangong to Leh ( 15th aug, 16)
Wake up lazy morning. Check-out the camps after breakfast and drive your way back to Leh. On the way back, visit the Sindhu Ghat and the Hemis Monastery – the most powerful monasteries considered in Ladakh region. Reach Leh by afternoon. Rest of the day is at leisure. Dinner and overnight in Leh.
Day 6: Head to Kargil ( 16th aug, 16 )
After breakfast at the hotel, continue your journey to Kargil in private innova. 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 the white snow clad peaks, this route gives you an absolute picturesque landscape. Reach Kargil by evening. Check-in at the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 7: Local Sightseeing in Srinagar
Check-out the camps after breakfast and drive your way to Srinagar. Enroute you will come across the beautiful green valleys of Kashmir. Cross the Dzozilla Pass to the small village of Ghumri followed by the coldest inhibited place in India Drass, also visit Sonmarg on the way. Reach Srinagar by late afternoon. . Overnight in the house boats.
Day 8: Bid the Fairy land Good Bye ( 18th Aug, 16)
Wake up lazy morning. Check-out the hotel after breakfast and head to Mughal gardens, Chashme Shahi, etc. for some local sight-seeing at own cost (if time permits). Now you’ll be transferred to airport to board the flight back to home.
Meal plan : Breakfast
Meal plan : Dinner
Airport Transfer : Arrival
Airport Transfer : Departure
Government Taxes/VAT/ Service Charges
Cab for sightseeing (innova)
Others : Other Inclusions (3 bikes ( royal enfield 500cc) for 6 adults with helmet.
X Any F & B other than those served with specified meals
X Anything not specifically mentioned in the section, 'Cost Includes'
X Flight / train charges to and fro hometown
X Entries to monuments, museums, forts, parks, etc.
X Personal expenses, tips, gratuities, etc.
X Expenses on account of factors beyond our control like earthquakes, political
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