Welcome at the Leh airport by the expedition leaders. 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. Explore the cafés and restaurants, experience the Ladakhi culture and try your hands on some local cuisines. Return to hotel in the evening for dinner and overnight stay
Early morning proceed to Nubra Valley via the World Highest Motorable road (5602 Mts) Khardungla pass. Arrive Nubra and proceed for a visit to the White Sand Dunes at Hunder. You can enjoy the camel ride (On Own). Later if time permits visit Hunder and Diskit monasteries and check in at Deluxe Camp. Evening at leisure. Overnight at the camp.
KHARDUNGLA PASS: The road journey to Nubra valley leads through Khardung La pass (The highest Motorable road in the world) 18,390 ft. around 39 Kms. Away from Leh. There are two checkpoints on the both sides of the pass. Khardong is the first village of Nubra valley at higher altitude than Deskit and other villages.
DESKIT VILLAGE: Deskit is the main village of headquarter of Nubra valley, which has a small market consisting of a row of shops and about 500 years old Gompa on the hilltop. Spectacular view of the valley can be seen form the monastery.
DESKIT GOMPA: Deskit Gompa was founded by Lama Sherab Zangpo of Stod in about 1420 AD during the reign of King Dragspa. About 100 monks are residing in the Gompa, which is a branch of Thikse Monastery. The monastic festival called Gustor takes place on 20th and 21st days of the 12th month of Tibetan calendar.
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
Pangong – Leh ( 21th july, 16 )
After breakfast drive back to Leh. On the way back, visit the Sindhu Ghat. Later you may also indulge in a little photo shoot if you get a chance to witness the blessed sunset at the Lake. Overnight in Leh
local sightseeing in leh and then onward to Kargil ( 22nd july, 16 )
Check-out the hotel after breakfast and drive your way to Kargil. 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 Pathar Sahib Gurudwara, Magnetic Hill, Hall of fame, Lamayuru monastery, etc. Now continue your journey to Kargil. Reach Kargil by evening for dinner and overnight stay.
Kargil to Srinagar ( 23rd july, 16 )
Check-out the hotel after breakfast and continue your journey back to Srinagar. 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 Srinagar early evening , and head to airport / railway station and board the flight / train. back to home.
Check In - 18-Jul-2016
Check Out - 19-Jul-2016
Check In - 21-Jul-2016
Check Out - 22-Jul-2016
Nubra Valley, Leh
Hotel Snow Leopard
Check In - 19-Jul-2016
Check Out - 20-Jul-2016
Check In - 20-Jul-2016
Check Out - 21-Jul-2016
Srinagar, Jammu Kashmir, India
New Jersey Nageen Lake Houseboat
Check In - 22-Jul-2016
Check Out - 23-Jul-2016
Meal plan : Breakfast Meal plan : Dinner Airport Transfer : Arrival Airport Transfer : Departure English Speaking Driver Government Taxes/VAT/ Service Charges Hotel Cab for sightseeing Others : Other Inclusions (lunch is included at day 1.)
Arrive at Leh ( 24th july, 16 )
Welcome at the Leh airport by the expedition leaders. Acclimatizing to the altitude is very important journey before doing any activity so we take rest and venture out...
Day 01: Arrive at Srinagar:
Arrive at Srinagar airport from where you’ll be transferred to the houseboat in your private vehicle. Check-in at the houseboat. In evening go for Shikara ride in Nageen ...
Arrive at Srinagar airport from where you'll be transferred to hotel in your private vehicle. After some leisure, head for the local sightseeing of Srinagar including mughal gardens...