Leh And Ladakh
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‘Joining and Leaving Tour’ Guests can be dropped at airport as per the scheduled group flight time or they can check out from the Hotel at 10.00 am.
‘Joining Leaving Tour’ Guests will meet at Leh Airport/ Hotel as per guidelines given.
Welcome to Leh – the second largest district in India. On arrival free time to guest for acclimatization. In the evening, we get to know more about the culture followed in Leh through the Folk dance show.
Today we proceed to Alchi. En route, we visit Magnetic Hill, Patthar Sahib Gurudwara and Sangam of the rivers Indus & Zanskar followed by visits to Moon land & Lamayuru Monastery. Later we visit Alchi Gompa – mainly known for its magnificent and well preserved 11th & 12th century wall paintings, all in an Indo-Himalayan style. Overnight stay at Kargil.
Today we visit Dras War Memorial, also known as Vijay Memorial – built in the memory of the martyr soldiers of the 1999 Kargil War. The museum at this war memorial exhibits army emblems, model of the Himalayan Mountain Range and archives of the documents. There is a special War Gallery named after Captain Manoj Kumar, housing photographs and weapons. The walls have the names of the soldiers who sacrificed their life in the war. In the evening, we arrive in Leh.
Today we proceed to Nubra Valley via Khardung La (La means ‘Pass’ in Tibetan). Khardungla is the world’s highest motorable pass. Nubra Valley is where the Shyok River meets the Siachen River to form a large valley separating the Ladakh and Karakoram ranges. We also visit the Cold desert.
Today in the morning, we visit Diskit – Future Bhuddha and then we return to Leh.
Today we enjoy the day at Pangong Tso, also known as Pangong Lake. The most notable feature of this lake are its ever-changing hues. The lake acts as an important breeding ground for a large variety of migratory birds like Brahmani Ducks, Rare black necked cranes and Seagulls.
Today we visit the Hall of Fame War Museum & Shanti StupaShanti Stupaa – built to promote world peace and prosperity and to commemorate 2500 years of Buddhism. Later in the evening, we have free time for our favourite activity – Shopping!