Leh And Ladakh
Once you reach Leh airport you will be received by our representative, from there you will be transfer to the hotel that has been booked for you. You are advised to take complete rest for the day to adapt yourself with new environment at 11,135 feet altitude. Over Night in Leh.
After having your breakfast, drive to Sham region to visit few monasteries. Visit Likir monastery, it is 53kms away from west of Leh, founded in 1065 AD. Visit Alchi Monasteries, located 69kms west of Leh, visit Pathar Sahib Gurudwara and also visit Hall of Fame museum (it was established as homage for the martyrs of Kargil war) and Sangam (Confluence of Zanskar & Indus Rivers). After visiting all drive back to hotel. Over Night in Leh.
Today we’ll venture for a faraway destination. After having your breakfast early, leave for Pangong Lake (14,500 ft.) via Changla Pass 17,350 ft., this is the third highest Motorable road in the world. Pangong is the highest salt water lake in the world, shared by India and China. Enjoy the beauty of the lake. The different hues of blue and green contrast beautifully with the monotonous back drop of barren brown and grey mountains. In the afternoon drive back to Leh by the same route. Over Night in Leh.
Today after having breakfast we’ll go for sightseeing around some point of interest in Leh area. Visit Shanti Stupa, located on the hilltop which was built by the Japanese for world peace, reaching at top you will see scenic beauty of whole Leh town. You will also visit Leh Palace known as “Lachen Palkhar” was built around the beginning of 17 th century AD. In the evening stroll down at Leh market for some shopping.
After the breakfast drive for Khardungla Pass, the World’s highest motorable road at 18380 feet. Savour the moment on the top, get some quick clicks and return to Leh. On arrival in Leh, enjoy some hot tea/ coffee/ lunch and rest for a while. Rest of the day is at your disposal to explore the local market at one’s leisure. Over Night in Leh.
Early morning transfer to Leh airport to board flight back to destination. Journey ends with exotic memories and stories to be related once back home.