Ladakh is a region in Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir that currently extends from the Kunlun mountain range to the main Great Himalayas to the south, inhabited by people of Indo-Aryan and Tibetan descent.
Pangong Lake- Khardungla
Day 1: Arrive Leh
Arrive at Leh airport, received by our representative and transfer to Hotel. Complete rest for the first half. After lunch if suitable visit Leh Palace built by King Singgee Namgyal around the beginning of 17th century A.D. This deserted nine-storied Palace is now taken under by ASI (Archaeological Survey on India) for restoration. Namgyal Tsemo built by King Tashi Namgyal after the victory over Hor (Central Asian Invaders), visit Shanti Stupa (a Japanese Pagoda built for world peace by Indian based Japanese monks and was inaugurated by His Holiness Dalai Lama in 1985). Dinner and Overnight at Hotel.
Day 2:Leh – Alchi Monastery – Leh
After breakfast drive to Alchi Monastery (70kms) is the most famous and oldest of all Gonpas built in around 11th century by Lotsava Rinchen Zangpo (the great translator). Likir Monastery (55kms) founded in 1065 A.D by Lama Duwang Chosje belongs to Gelugpa order, packed lunch will be provided (optional), on the way visit Hall of Fame (war museum), Spituk Monastery (7kms) founded by Od-Lde in 11th century A.D and was named by Lotsava Rinchen Zangpo (the great translator), Pathar Sahib (Gurudwara), Magnetic Hill and Sangam (35kms) confluence of river Indus and Zangskar. Dinner and overnight at Hotel in Leh. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 3Leh-Pangong Lake-Leh
After leisurely breakfast full day excursion to Pangong Lake (approx. 300 kms round trip, located on the Indo-China Border), enroute crossing the Chang-la pass (alt: 17370 ft.). After sightseeing around the lake, drive back to Leh reaching in the late afternoon / evening. Arrive hotel in Leh for dinner and overnight.
Day 4:Leh – Khardongla Pass – Leh
After breakfast drive to Khardongla Pass (18,380ft) the world’s highest motorable road and gateway to Siachen Glacier, the views from the top of the pass are amazing. Packed lunch will be provided (optional), post lunch free to explore the local markets of Leh. Dinner and overnight at Hotel in Leh Overnight at Hotel.
Day 5:Leh Drop
Early morning transfer to airport to catch your onward flight back home with sweet memories of Ladakh.
Accommodation with breakfast
Daily Buffet/ fixed Menu breakfast
Sightseeing and transfers as per itinerary
Air fare / Rail Fares
Any meals other than those specified in ‘Cost Includes’
Expenses of personal nature such as tips, telephone calls, laundry, liquor etc
Any other item not specified in ‘cost includes’.
Service Tax as per Government Policy on Total cost of the Package
Cost of foreign exchange for personal use
Service tax on the total package as per the Goverment Policy
Guide & Any Sports Activities Charges during sightseeing