14 nights / 15 days
Leh / Nubra / Panamik / Alchi / Dha / Kargil / Padum
/ Tsomoriri / Pangong / Leh
Operational Month – From Mid-June to December
Arrive at Leh airport and transfer to the respective Hotel, booked for you. You are advised to take complete rest for the day to adapt yourself with new environment at 11,135 feet altitude. Hot lunch will be provided by the hotel. Later, in the evening visit the Leh Market, Leh Palace, known as ‘Lachen Palkhar’ and Shanti Stupa, located on a hilltop near Chanspa. O/N Leh.
After breakfast, drive to Sham Valley, enroute visit to Pathar Sahib Gurudwara, Magnetic Hill and Sangam, confluence of Indus and Zangskar Rivers, Alchi Monastery. O/N Ule.
After breakfast, leave for Kargil, enroute visit the view of Moon landscape, Lamayuru and Giant Maitreya at Mulbekh. Arrive at Kargil by evening. O/N Kargil.
Early Morning drive to Padum (Zanskar), on the way, visit to Karsekar village, here visit the giant rock carved Buddha belonging to 960 AD, later leave for Padum, enroute enjoy magnificent view of Nun Kun Peak and Dran Drung Glacier. O/N Padum.
Morning after breakfast, proceed for sightseeing of places around Padum, visit Karsha, Stongdey & Sani gompa and Zangla fort. Post lunch leave for Rangdum. O/N Rangdum.
After breakfast, leave back to Kargil by same route, reach Kargil by afternoon. O/N Kargil.
Morning after breakfast, leave for Leh enroute visit Dha Village (Land of Ancient Aryans) O/N Leh.
After breakfast, leave for Pangong Lake 14,500 ft, via Changla Pass 17,350 ft, it is the third Highest Motorable road in the world. Pangong is a brackish water lake, shared by India and China. Hot lunch will be served by hotel/camp. Later at free time one can leisurely enjoy the color changing lake of blue and green on a rusty background while the setting sun teases you with awesome vistas which are simply breathtaking. O/N Pangong Lake
Early in the morning, enjoy the picturesque view of Sun rise on lake. After breakfast, drive back to Leh, enroute visit Thiksey Monastery and Shey Palace. O/N Leh.
After breakfast, drive to Nubra Valley, also known as Valley of flowers via Khardungla, the highest motorable road in the World, (18,380 ft). On your arrival in Nubra Valley check in the hotel / camp. Lunch will be provided by hotel/camp at Nubra. After enjoying lunch proceed to enjoy walk on the banks of Shayok river, you can also enjoy a ride on double humped camel on the Sand Dunes between Deskit & Hundur Village. O/N Nubra Valley.
In the morning Visit Deskit Gompa (Big Buddha), later leave for Panamik village to visit the Hot Water Springs. O/N Sumur (Nubra Valley)
After breakfast, visit Sumur monastery and drive back to Leh by same route, crossing Khardungla Pass. O/N Leh.
Morning after breakfast, drive to Tsomoriri Lake crossing Chumathang (Hot Spring) along the Indus River. In the Evening take a walk around the Lake to enjoy the scenic beauty. O/N Korzok.
Morning after breakfast, leave for Leh passing Puga (Sulphur Mine), Tsokar Lake, Taklang La Pass 17,585ft, the second highest motorable road in the world. Reach Leh by evening. O/N Leh.
Early morning transfer to Leh airport to board flight back to destination. Journey ends with so many memories and stories to be related once back home.