Arrive at Leh - Welcome at the Leh airport from where you’ll be transferred to hotel in your private vehicle. Check–in at 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 (on your own). 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.
Leh – Enroute Khardungla – Nubra Valley: 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 Swiss cottages camps by late evening. Overnight in Nubra.
Nubra – Leh: Post breakfast, begin your journey for the day, exploring the various villages of Nubra Valley. Retrace your steps past Diskit, to go to Khalsar. Walk your way to the ancient Gompa. Don’t forget to pack a lunch. Spend some time and then drive back over Khardung La to reach Leh by early evening. Dinner and overnight stay in Leh.
Local sight-seeing in and around Leh - After breakfast at the hotel start your journey to 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 the white snow clad peaks, this route gives you an absolute picturesque landscape. Head to visit the Magnetic hill, Pathar Sahib Gurudwara, Hall of fame, confluence point, etc. Return to Leh in the evening and visit the Shanti Stupa. The sunset is the perfect backdrop you can wish for. Head back to the hotel by late evening. Overnight in Leh.
Leh - Pangong Tso (150 kms / 5 hrs. drive) - After breakfast, drive 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. Overnight in Pangong.
Pangong to Leh - 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, Thikshey and Hemis Monasteries – the most powerful monasteries considered in Ladakh region. Reach Leh by evening. Dinner and overnight in Leh.
Bid the fairy land goodbye - Check-out the hotel after breakfast and you’ll be transferred to airport to board the flight back to home.
Hotel The Kaal
Check In - 11-Aug-2016
Check Out - 12-Aug-2016
Hotel The Kaal
Check In - 13-Aug-2016
Check Out - 15-Aug-2016
Hotel The Kaal
Check In - 16-Aug-2016
Check Out - 17-Aug-2016
Nubra Valley, Leh
Nature's Nest Camps
Check In - 12-Aug-2016
Check Out - 13-Aug-2016
Martsemik camping resort
Check In - 15-Aug-2016
Check Out - 16-Aug-2016
Accommodation for 6 nights, in properties & room categories specified in the itinerary given above. Three rooms on double sharing at all the locations. 3 Bikes (Royal Enfield 500cc) will be provided from Day 2 to Day 6 through which you will cover all the locations and sight-seeing as per the itinerary. 1 Back-up vehicle (Innova / Xylo / Scorpio / Aria) along with 1 mechanic will be provided from Day 2 to Day 6 except on Day 4. Includes driver’s expenses, parking & toll charges, and road taxes. All the sight-seeing and transfers as per the itinerary. Day 1 is on your own. Airport pick-up and drop included. Meals included: MAP (Breakfast and dinner only at all the locations) Permits for Pangong Tso 24 hour assistance by local ground handler in case of any emergency. All applicable taxes
Arrive at Leh -
Board the morning flight from Leh. Welcome at the airport from where you’ll be transferred to your hotel in private vehicle. Check-in at the hotel. Acclimatizing to the altitude is v...
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 i...