Leh And Ladakh
Arrive at Leh airport ( Kushok Bakula Rimpochhe airport ) by morning flight . You can see the most sensational view of Ladakh from the flights. On a clear day from one side of the aircraft can be seen in the distance the peaks of K2, Nanga Parbat, Gasherbrum and on the other side of the aircraft, so close that you feel you could reach out and touch it, is the Nun Kun massif. On arrival you will be met our representative and transfer to your hotel (3 kms./ 10 min.) . Upon arrival, check in to the hotel and full day rest. We suggest on first day to take rest for body acclimatization, since you have gone from a relatively low elevation to over 11,000 feet! You may be very excited to explore the things on first day, however your body needs to get acclimatized to such height and climate. Meals and Overnight stay in Leh.
After breakfast, half day sightseeing of Sankar Gompa: Located on a valley floor and is the home to Lamas who belong to yellow sect and worship his Holiness - The Dalai Lama. Visit Shanti Stupa: a Buddhist religious monument built by Indian based Japanese Monk whose intention was to spread Buddhism by building such stupas throughout the World & Leh Palace: the 17th. Century looking for the entire world like a miniature version of the Potala in Lhasa. . After noon famous Kali Mandir,Gurudwara Patthar Sahib, confluence of river INDUS, the Magnetic Hill & Hall of Fame Evening Free at Market Dinner and overnight at the hotel.. Have your dinner in the hotel..Overnight stay in Leh.
After early breakfast, proceed to Pangong Lake via Chang La pass (5475 Mts). The drive takes you through spectacular, amazing scenery, with breathtaking views of the snow covered Himalayas. The Lake is the highest (4267 Mts) salt-water lake in the World, situated along the India / China border. It is about 130 Kms long and 5-6 Km wide. The Chang - chenmo range surrounding it from the north provide a spectacular backdrop to the blue and green expanse of its brackish water. Evening Back To Leh Meals and overnight at 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 Leh The rest of the day is free for personal activities . Meals and Over night at Leh.
After breakfast, Check out from the hotel in time to catch your flight for onward destination with wonderful memories of Ladakh.