Package Name: Best of Leh with Pangong Lake
Duration: 06 Nights/07 Days
Starting from: Leh (05 Nights) & Alchi (01 Night)
Itinerary for 06 Nights/07 Days Leh & Ladakh Package:
Day 01: Leh
Day 02: Leh (Full Day Monasteries Tour)
Breakfast at the hotel. This day we take you for full day excursion of Thiksey Monastery. It is better to visit early morning to see sunrise and praying ceremony. Also visit Hemis Monastery which is one of the biggest in this region. While returning to Leh visit Shey Palace. Packed lunch will be provided. In the evening return to the hotel for dinner & overnight.
After breakfast, we start our drive to Alchi, 70 kms west of Leh. On the way we visit the famous Gurudwara Patthar Sahib, the Magnetic Hill and Hall of Fame. We check-in on arrival at the Uletopko Camp. After lunch we visit Alchi Village and the monastery. Alchi's large temple complex founded in the 11th Century is regarded as one of the most important Buddhist Centres in Ladakh and a jewel of monastic skill. You will also have an opportunity to witness villagers using primitive methods to grind the wheat along the road side. Overnight at campsite.
Day 03: Leh – Uletopko Camp, Alchi (40 Kms)
Day 04: Uletopko Camp, Alchi - Leh Enroute Likir Monastery
After early tea/coffee, we drive to visit Ridzong monastery. Ridzong is the only Nunnery Monastery in Ladakh. After that we descend, to drive back to our campsite followed with breakfast. Later check-out and drive to Leh. Enroute visit Likir Monastery. On arrival in Leh check-in at the hotel. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 05: Leh (Full Day Tour of Pangong Lake - 130 Kms)
Leave early morning at 5AM to Pangong Lake through Changla pass 5486 Mtrs. While ascending Changla pass 5486 Mtrs. Enjoy the beautiful panoramic view of the villages below the pass. After crossing the pass halt for picnic lunch at Tsoltak, the summer pastureland of the yaks. Arrive Durbuk and from there a short drive takes you to the western shore of the lake. Enjoy the landscape in the back drop of the Lake. This famous blue brackish Lake of Pangong is 5/6 Kms wide and over 144 Kms long with half of its running the other side of the "INDO CHINA BORDER". One rarely feels so close to nature and environment and the scenery is unforgettable. In the late afternoon drive back to Leh. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 06: Leh (Khardungla Pass – 43 Kms & City Tour of Leh)
After breakfast drive to Khardung la, the highest motorable road in the world at 5600 meters. The views from the top of the pass are amazing. This road carries on to the Nubra Valley. Return to the hotel for hot lunch. After lunch we take you for a tour of Leh city visiting Sangkar, Shanti Stupa, Leh Palace. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 07: Leh to Delhi
After early breakfast transfer to the airport for your flight to Delhi.
Approx. Tour Cost per Person on Twin Share (In INR):
Child (5 – 12)
Return airport transfers by Non AC Car (Mahindra Xylo /Scorpio)
5 Nights accommodation at A Category Dlx. Hotel (Namgyal Palace)
1 Night stay at Uletokpo Camp, near Alchi OR at Hotel (Sub to weather)
Daily bed tea, breakfast, lunch and dinner
Full day excursion of Hemis, Thiksey & Shey monasteries
Overnight tour of Gurudwara Patthar Sahib, Magnetic Hill, Hall of Fame, Alchi, Likhir monastery
Excursion of Khardungla Pass
Full day excursion to Pangong Lake
All applicable hotel taxes
Cost does not include:
Any air or train fare
Any camera fees, entrance & monuments fees.
Meals other than specified
Anything which is not mentioned "cost includes"
Rates are subject to change prior to confirmation