Arrival In Leh 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. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
A day Reserved for Adventure After breakfast at the Hotel Head for Rafting , Rafting down the Zanskar River a journey through the Grand Canyon of the East – Have lunch at the Rafting Camp and leave for Leh. Stop over at the Magnetic Hills, Pathar sahib Gurudwara and Hall of Fame. Reach Leh by late evening and Stroll around the city. Overnight in Leh .
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 camps by late evening. Overnight in Nubra.
Nubra – Leh (215 kms) 8 hrs drive 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. A 38 kms drive from there takes you to the confluence point of two rivers- Indus and Zanskar. The sunset is the perfect backdrop you can wish for. Reach Leh by early evening. Overnight in Leh.
LEH – PANGONG TSO (150 kms) 5 hrs drive - After breakfast, drive from Leh to Manali past Shey and Thiksey – the mound of earthen monastic dwellings, crowned by the Gompa. At Karu, which is a junction, you take a detour and start ascending to cross the Ladakh range over Chang-La (5,475 M / 17950 ft.) At the foot of the pass on the other side we reach Tangse village. 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.Stay overnight in safari tents by the lake shore. You may carry cycles and pedal around the lake. You may also visit Chulsul village and Merak Monastery to look at a picturesque view of the lake.
Pangong to Leh
After breakfast drive back to Leh. On the way back, visit the Sindhu Ghat, Shey monastery, Thiksey monastery, Hemis monastery – the most powerful monastery in the Ladakh region. Reach Leh by evening. Dinner and overnight in Leh
Leh - Rest
Day is on Leisure
Back to home Check-out the hotel after breakfast and you'll be transferred to airport to board the flight back to home.
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Nubra Valley, Leh
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Meal plan : Breakfast and Dinner Airport Transfer : Arrival and Departure Welcome Drink on Arrival English Speaking Driver Government Taxes/VAT/ Service Charges Hotel Cab for sightseeing
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...