9 Nights / 10 Days
Destination Covered : Delhi-jammu-ladakh-leh-nubra-valley
Ladakh is blessed with some of the most scenic landscape. It is a destination that requires a lot of time and stamina to get it explored. Laced with snow-capped mountains, rugged trekking trails, ancient Buddhist monasteries, sumptuous local cuisines etc make it an interesting destination to visit and enjoy a fun-packed and adventurous holiday trip over here. So don’t wait! Book your seat now.
Day 01:- New Delhi –Leh
Best of Ladakh Tour begins with arrival at New Delhi. Here Indian Horizons representative will receive you and help you plan the further journey towards Leh.
Upon arrival in Leh, You will be received from Leh’s Bakula Airport by one of our representatives and transferred to a drive towards Leh. Upon arrival, check into the pre-booked hotel and enjoy rest of the day at leisure activities and for acclimatization. In the evening leave the hotel room and visit a very popular attraction of Ladakh the Shanti Stupa which is erected on a hilltop in Chanspa and the Chowkhang Monastery. If you love shopping then visit the local market in Leh. Some of the best buys include Buddhist masks, prayer wheels, Thangka paintings, woolen clothes etc. Return back to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 02:- Leh- Indus Valley
Next morning after breakfast proceed for the full day excursion to Indus Valley which has contributed immensely to the development of rich cultural heritage of India. Visit its striking attractions like Royal Museum at Stok Palace which is also called as Stok Palace Museum that offers an insight into the life of the region and its rich cultural heritage. Later on, proceed for Thiksey Monastery which belonged to Gelug Sect of Tibetan Buddhism, Stagna Monastery, which is better known as Rizong Monastrey etc. After enjoying the whole day in visiting these beautiful monasteries return back to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 03:-Leh- Nubra Valley
Next morning after enjoying delicious breakfast proceed towards Nubra Valley via popular Khardungla Pass. It is situated at a distance of 125 Km from Leh. Upon arrival set your camps at the assigned location and take some rest. Later on, visit the silver sand dunes near Hunder village and enjoy camel safari to explore the region and the villages of Diskit which is an 80 Km round trip and gives you a sneak-peak of the lifestyle of the locals. After enjoying the whole day return back to your camps for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 04:- Nubra Valley- Leh
Next day after early breakfast visit the tiny and beautiful Yarab Tso Lake which is also known as Hidden Lake. This crystal clear lake is bounded by barren yet beautiful surroundings that surely leave you spell-bound. After lunch proceed towards Leh via Khardungla Pass and on arrival check into the pre-booked hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 05:- Leh- Pangong Lake
Next morning after early breakfast proceed towards Pangong Lake which is situated at an altitude of 4,400 meters above the sea level. Take the route via Durbuk and Tangtse villages in Changthang regions of Ladakh. En-route treat your eyes with scenic beauty and on arrival set out your camps near the lake side. After some rest, visit the Pangong Lake which is blessed with the most enchanting surroundings and its water changes its colour with sunlight. After enjoying the whole day in mesmerizing surroundings return back to the camp for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 06:- Pangong – Tso moriri Lake
Start your day in beautiful surroundings and after breakfast proceed towards Tsomoriri Lake which is 240 Km from Pangong Lake. It is the largest lake in Ladakh that lies at an altitude of 1, 5075 feet above the sea level. Drive up to Kharu and then right to the Moriri Lake. En-route enjoy a break at Chumathang hot springs and then proceed towards Tsomoriri Lake. Upon arrival, check into the tented camps near the lake for dinner and overnight stay. The lake has been declared as the Wetland of International Significance under the Ramsar Convention in 2003.
Day 07:- Tso moriri Lake- Toskar Lake
After early breakfast proceed towards Leh via Toskar Lake. En-route visit the Puga Geo- Thermal Gas Springs, visit the Nomadic Rebo Tents at Polo- Kongka Pass and then stop at Toskar Lake. Enjoy its scenic beauty, click photographs and visit the monastery at Thukje village. Upon arrival at Leh check into the pre-booked hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 08:- Leh- Uleytokpo
After breakfast drive towards Uleytokpo which is 82 Km from Leh. En-route visit the great statue of Maitreya Buddha in the Likir Monastery and 1000- years’ old Murals of Alchi monastery. Continue your journey and upon arrival at Uleyotokpo check into the pre-booked hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 09:- Uleytokpo Sightseeing
Next day after breakfast enjoy the sightseeing at Uleytokpo . Visit the Lamayuru Monastery which is one of the largest as well as oldest monasteries in Ladakh. Next visit the Rizong Nunnery, the resident of 40 monks. It was constructed in 1831 by the great Lama Tsultim Nima. After enjoying whole day return back to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 10:- Uleytokpo- Leh- New Delhi
On the last day of Best of Ladakh Tour Package, leave the hotel at Uleytokpo and proceed towards Leh’s Bakula Airport for the return journey to New Delhi.
With this, the most exciting and adventurous the Best of Ladakh Tour Packages come to an end with an everlasting feeling of closeness to Mother Nature.
Lama Tsultim Nima