This 7 nights & 8 days Srinagar Ladakh tour package showcases the beauty of Jammu and Kashmir. From the stay at houseboat in Srinagar, to passing from greener landscape to snow-spreads in Sonamarg and Kargil; trip to Ladakh has just begun. Witnessing the landmarks of Leh - Lamayuru Monastery, Shanti Stupa, Pangong Lake, Hall of Fame, etc are the highlights of this package. Come, experience an enchanting Ladakh holidays all the way from Srinagar to Leh this season. Also join us in our cause to #Saveladakh and be badged to be a responsible traveler.
date_range 7 Nights / 8 Days
Day 1: Welcome to the Paradise - Explore Srinagar
Arrive at Srinagar airport, our driver will pick you up and transfer to houseboat in private vehicle. Check-in at the houseboat and have some rest. After some leisure, we’ll head to visit Cheshma Shahi, Nishat, Shalimar collectively known as the Mughal Gardens in the heart of Srinagar city followed by Shankaracharya Temple located on hilltop, thus providing a panoramic view of the entire city. You can also visit handloom centre famous for production of pashmina / shawls & world reckoned carpets. Return to houseboat in evening for dinner and overnight stay.
*Optional - Shikara Ride at Nigeen Lake (can be arranged at additional charges if you want to).
Day 2: Srinagar - Sonamarg - Kargil (6-7 hrs. Journey)
Check out after breakfast and we’ll start our journey towards Kargil. Enroute you will come across the beautiful green valleys of Kashmir which would transform into the dead cold desert of Ladakh region. Cross the Baltal and Zojila Pass to the small village of Ghumri followed by the coldest inhabited place in India - Drass village. Reach Kargil in the afternoon where you can visit the famous Kargil War Memorial. Check-in at the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
*Optional - Visit to Thajiwas glacier from Sonamarg (you can hire pony ride / local transport to Thajiwas at additional charges - driver will assist you in the bookings).
Day 3: Kargil to Lamayuru (3-4 hrs. Journey)
Wake up lazy morning. Check-out after breakfast and we’ll continue our journey towards Lamayuru. Enroute we'll visit Mulbekh Monastery - it consists of two gompas, one Drukpa and another Gelugpa Buddhist monastery. After crossing the Fotu La (pass), we’ll reach Lamayuru in the afternoon. Lamayuru is the Ladakh’s oldest monastery and is set in surreal surrounding also known as the Moonland, because of its topography. The location is perfect for stargazing - a shout out to the shutterbugs, get your cameras ready for night photography. Check-in at the hotel for dinner and overnight stay..
Day 4: Explore the Moonscape and head to Leh (3-4 hrs. Journey)
We all are invitees to the Morning Prayer in the monastery - an incredibly uplifting spiritual experience. After breakfast, we'll continue our journey towards Leh. 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. Enroute visit the famous Pathar Sahib Gurudwara, Magnetic Hill, and Confluence point (Sangam). Reach Leh in the evening, and check in the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 5: 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. Dinner and overnight stay in Nubra..
Day 6: 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 at Pangong.
Day 7: 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 8: Bid the Fairyland Good Bye
After a scrumptious breakfast, complete all the signing out formalities and cab will drop you at the airport. Board the flight and get back to home. End of trip.
Accommodation for 7 nights in properties & room categories specified in the itinerary given above. Rooms on double sharing basis at all the locations.
All ex-Srinagar transportation in sharing vehicle (Innova / Tempo Traveler) - depending on the group size. 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.
Meals included: 7 Breakfast & 7 Dinner - veg only at all the locations
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
*Note - Package cost mentioned is valid for minimum 4 adults traveling together
Meal plan: Lunch
English Speaking Driver
Shikara ride charges in Srinagar
Rafting charges in Leh
Camel ride charges in Nubra
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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