Set amidst the epic Himalayas, Ladakh is a rustic and heavenly beautiful travel destination. The rugged valleys and mountains, winding roads coupled with the vibrant cultural life maintain the exuberance and charm of this region. The iconic Magnetic Hill, the turquoise coloured Pangong Lake, the confluence of two mystical rivers, ancient and awe inspiring monasteries and the highest passes are a few of the marvelous attractions of Leh and Ladakh in general. The wide array of trekking routes will satiate your soul and enrich the senses. The moon like desert mountains continue to be an exceptional destination for adventure seekers and admirers of Buddhism and phenomenal mountain vistas. So, pack some travel essentials with you to explore the most enthralling destination of India and bring back souvenirs of endless memories with you.
What is included in the tour
Welcome Drink on arrival
Accommodation on twin sharing
Meal Plan – breakfast and dinner according to the number of nights mentioned above.
Exclusive Non/AC private vehicle for transfers & sightseeing as per itinerary.
Inner Line Permits and Hotel taxes (as per itinerary).
Airport pickup and drop
Hotels for Reference Only are as below:
Hotel Moonland, Leh/Similar
Hotel The Paradise, Leh/Similar
Skylark Camps, Nubra/Similar
100 Sky Camps, Pangong/Similar
Padma Homestay, Hanle/Similar
Yak Camps, Tso Moriri/Similar
What is NOT included in the tour
Entrance Fees to Monasteries & Monuments
Travel Insurance and Oxygen Cylinder in Case of emergency
Any Kind of Biking Gears (Gloves, Jacket, Knee Guards or Elbow Guards)
Any cost arising due to natural calamities like, landslides, road blockage, political disturbances (strikes), etc (to be borne by the client, which is directly payable on the spot).
Anything which is not included in the inclusion.
Gala Dinner expenses on Christmas/New Year’s Eve.
Any increase in taxes or fuel price, leading to increase in cost on surface transportation & land arrangements, which may come into effect prior to departure.
LEH - HANLE - TSO MORIRI 8N/9D
Day 1 | Arrive in Leh
On arrival at Leh, Deyor Camps will greet and assist you to your hotel. Rest of the day would be free for acclimatization to high altitudes of Ladakh. In the evening, you can take a walk and embrace the nature around you. First day ends by returning to the hotel for dinner, and overnight stay.
Day 2 | Leh Local Sightseeing
After breakfast, we’ll take you to the hot-spots of Leh. You’d be awestruck by the sight of the Indus & Zanskar River Sangam, where you could drive along the river side and visit Pathar Sahib Gurudwara that is located 25 miles away. From there, we would drive you towards the Magnetic Hill, where the surrounding slopes create an appearance of a downhill road, further taking you to the Hall of Fame.On return to the hotel, you are free to relax and end the day with dinner and stay.
Day 3 | Leh- Nubra Valley via Khardungla
(Distance: 130 kms. / Driving Time: 5 hrs. / Altitude of Nubra : 3048 mts.)
We will take you to Khardungla pass which is the world’s highest motorable pass and then Diskit, headquarters of Nubra Valley. Its attraction is that of an ancient monastery which was built in the 14th century and is one of the oldest monasteries in Nubra Valley. After a memorable day in Nubra Valley, it’s time to relax and end your day with tempting dinner and overnight stay
Day 4 | Nubra - Turtuk - Nubra
(Distance: 82 kms. / Driving Time: 2-3 hrs. / Altitude of Nubra : 3001 mts.)
After breakfast at the hotel, we will take you to Turtuk through Hunder village, located on the India-Pakistan border. It is a small village on the banks of the Shyok River with unparalleled natural beauty. Spend your time by walking around the picturesque view with your peers, and be ready to leave and reach back to Nubra for dinner and overnight stay
Day 5 | Nubra - Pangong Tso
(Distance: 180 kms. / Driving Time: 6 hrs. / Altitude of Pangong : 4250 mts.)
After an early breakfast, you will leave for Pangong, which has been a tourist attraction for a very long time and has gained further popularity after being a “hot-spot” for many film shoots. “The Pangong Lake” on the Indo-China Border, holds a route with quaint villages and Gompa. We would reach the lake a little before the sun sets, where you could spend time and soak in the breathtaking view of the crystal clear water and majestic mountains. After a relaxing evening, we would all sit for dinner and spend the night at the campsite at Pangong.
Day 6| Pangong Tso - Hanle via Rezang La
(Distance: 240 kms. / Driving Time: 6 hrs. / Altitude of Hanle: 4300 mts.)
After breakfast, we start our journey to the remote location of Hanle that inhabits a mere 200 families. The village has recently been opened for tourists and travellers. For the first 30 Kms, we would go along the blue waters of the Pangong Tso. The journey is a heaven for an adventure junkie that would take us through Maan, Merak, and Chushul. We will be crossing the Rezang-La, 1962 Indo-China War Memorial to pay homage to the Martyrs and continue our ride. We will also see the world's second largest observatory. The night sky view in Hanle seems almost unreal as one can see the Galaxy with naked eyes. We sum up the day after a hearty meal and retreat in the cozy homestay.
Day 7| Hanle - Tso Moriri
(Distance: 240 kms. / Driving Time: 6 hrs. / Altitude of Tso Moriri : 4522 mts.)
Post breakfast, we will retrace the journey till Puga Sumdo before taking a left for Tsomoriri. Puga gives us beautiful views of the hot water springs there, making one realize the untapped beauty of mother nature. We see the landscapes change throughout the journey before reaching the lake. Dinner and overnight stay at the Campsite.
Day 8| Tso Moriri - Leh
(Distance: 220 kms. / Driving Time: 7-8 hrs. / Altitude of Leh : 3524 mts.)
After breakfast, check-out and drive back to Leh. Enroute, visit Shey and Thiksey Monastery. As you reach Leh, wander around the beauty that Leh exhibits. The last night would be completed with dinner and an overnight stay at the hotel in Leh.
Day 9 | Departure