7N/8D Amazing Ladakh
If you are planning to have an anti-altitude pill before travel such as Diamox, then we strongly recommend to consult an experienced Doctor before you have it.
Board your flight early morning from Delhi to Leh. Leh, Ladakh is the largest province within the North Indian State of Jammu and Kashmir, covering approximately 60,000 square miles (100,000 sq. km). It is surrounded and bisected by some of the highest mountain ranges in the world. On your arrival at Leh, representative will meet, greet, assist and transfer you to your hotel in Leh. Rest of the day is free to acclimatize to the high altitude of Ladakh.
After breakfast at hotel, drive to Sangam. Enroute visit Magnetic Hill and Gurudwara Patthar Sahib. The Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers is in Ladakh, India at Nimu. From this point on, beyond this confluence of the two, the stream is regarded as the Indus River. Can anyone ever imagine the movement of a vehicle up a steep mountain with its engines off? Reach Magnetic Hill to experience the nature which sounds unbelievable. Just before reaching Leh visit Spituk Monastery (Kali Mata Temple) Ladakh Hall of fame.
Early morning proceed to Nubra Valley via the World Highest Motorable road (5602 Mts) Khardungla pass. Popularly called the orchard of Ladakh, you will definitely be overwhelmed to see the Bactarian Camels (Shaggy double hump Camel) around sand dunes, Deskit & Samstanling monasteries. Arrive at Nubra Valley and proceed for a visit to the White Sand Dunes at Hunder. You can enjoy the camel ride (at your expense). Later if time permits visit Hunder and Diskit monasteries and check in at Camp/Hotel.
Morning after Breakfast proceed for Leh, once again driving via Khardungla pass, the World Highest Motorable road. In the evening explore Leh bazaar for souvenirs, visit Leh Jokhang or Leh Mosque by foot.
Morning after breakfast drive to Thiksey Monastery. One of the most beautiful monasteries of Ladakh, it belongs to the Gelukpa Order of Buddhism. After visiting the Thiksey Monastery drive to Shey Palace, located 15km to the south of Leh on the Leh-Manali highway is the Shey Palace. The 3 storey palace is perched on a hillock overlooking the beautiful Shey village. Later visit Sindhu Ghaat. The festival is also a symbolic salutation to the courageous soldiers of the country, who have endanger their life to save ours. Arrive at Leh and you will be dropped at Leh Market / hotel for Lunch (on own). Post lunch you will leave for sightseeing to Shanti Stupa and Leh Palace.
Morning after breakfast drive to to Pangong Lake on the Indo China border. Pangong Lake is situated in the northeast of Leh, 4,350 meters above sea level. The long and narrow lake lies in the neighborhood of the famous Chushul Mountains. The size of the lake is best inferred from the probable etymology of its name, Pangong, which means extensive concavity. The mirror-calm water is cold, clear, and extremely salty. By the evening, come back to your hotel in Leh for dinner and overnight sleep.
Today is a day to relax and enjoy the natural beauty of the Leh town. You may want to walk down to the local bazaar to buy souvenirs that will remind you of your small but enthralling rendezvous with Ladakh. As an option, you may opt for the various additions mentioned.
Leave on time for Leh airport to board your flight.