Discover Ladakh

  • Visit : Delhi , Leh , Nubra Valley, Pangong Lake , Thiksey Monastery
  • Validity : 01/9/2018 - 20/5/2019
  • Overview : 7Nights / 8Days
starting from INR 19,500   per person on twin/double sharing

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OVERVIEW

Unforgettable experiences, tranquil ambiance and immense natural beauty await you in Ladakh. For the best of sights and sounds of this region, opt for Discover Ladakh tour, spanning in the duration of 7 nights and 8 days. This extremely well-planned itinerary is a combination of popular attractions and destinations in Ladakh. You get to explore charming places, lakes, palaces, markets, valleys and monasteries at Leh, Indus valley, Nimu Valley, Pangong, and Nubra valley. Some of the highlights of the tour are Shey Palace, Hemis monastery, Pangong Lake, Hunder Sand Dunes, shopping at Leh bazaars, and driving on Khardunga La. Get ready for a memorable sojourn.

 

Trip Highlights:

  1. Be the eye witness of Magnetic hill
  2. Camel safari in Nubra valley
  3. Pass through Khardung La Pass
  4. Full-day to the fascinating Pangong Lake
  5. Visit Monasteries

ITINERARY

 

Day 1: Delhi - Leh

Go on-board a flight to Leh from Delhi airport. As you arrive at the airport of Leh, our tour representative meets you and offers an assisted transfer to the hotel. After reaching, complete the check-in formalities at the hotel. Now the day is at leisure but schedule the day to get acclimatized to the high altitudes of Leh, around 3542 m. The enchanting Leh town, one of the prime tourist attractions of India, boasts of a vivid landscape and engrossing culture. In the evening, visit to the local markets of Leh. Overnight stay.

Day 2: Leh - Lower Indus Valley - Leh

On day 2, get all set to visit sangam of the two famous river Zanskar and Indus. While driving from Leh to Indus Valley Sangam , drive past Magnetic Hill- one of the wonders of the Himalayas. Just before the Indus valley, visit the Nimu valley-famed for its barren yet enchanting landscape. If the weather permits, try your hand at rafting in River Indus. The next visit is to Pathar Sahib Gurudwara, lying on Leh-Nimu road. This Gurudwara has been built to commemorate the visit of Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikh religion to this region. Indus valley is not only known for its scenic beauty but also for offering excellent adventure opportunities. While driving back to leh Visit Spituk Monastery ( KALI Mata temple). Back to Leh for overnight stay.

Day 3: Leh - Nubra Valley

Morning drive to Nubra Valley 125km/ 4-5 hrs crossing Khardongla Pass 18360 ft, the world highest motorable pass. One of the most popular tourist destinations of Ladakh, Nubra Valley is dotted with a number of attractions. Afternoon visit Diskit & Hunder Monasteries and the white sand dunes with perhaps a Camel Safari on the double humped camles which are found only in Nubra as far as India is concerned. Overnight at the Deluxe Camp / Hotel.

Day 4: Nubra Valley - Leh

On the 4th day of the tour, in the morning Samstanling Monastery-this 19th century monastery is placed in an extremely serene ambiance. Later, begin your drive back to Leh. Drive past Khardung La, touted as the highest motorable road in the world. As you reach Leh, complete the check-in formalities at the hotel. The day is at leisure. Indulge in the activities of your interest. Explore the nearby surroundings on your own. Relish sumptuous delicacies of the local cuisines. Interact with the locals to know more about their culture. Overnight in Leh.

Day 5: Leh - Pangong Lake

Day 5 is for visiting the serene environs of Pangong Lake, also known as Pangong Tso. You drive past the high mountain pass of Chang La, placed at an altitude of 5360 m above the sea level. While driving towards the lake, drive through Durbuk and Tangtse villages and witness the daily activities of the locals of Changthang region. Afternoon arrival at the Pangong Lake. Visit the Exact Spots where the Famous Bollywood movie “3 Idiots” was Shot . The views around the lake are extremely enchanting and soothing. Spot colorful birds on the banks of Pangong. Do visit the local village in the vicinity to known about the local culture of Leh region. Stay overnight in tents.

Day 6: Pangong Tso - Leh

It is advisable that you get out of bed early for clicking some memorable pictures. Early mornings near the lake offer some lifetime views that must be captured in the camera. Later, begin your drive back to Leh. Upon arrival in Leh, check-into the hotel, followed by sightseeing. The list of tourist attractions of Leh includes Shanti Stupa- a white-domed Buddhist stupa on a hilltop offering panoramic views, Leh Palace- the former royal palace built during the 17th century. Stay overnight at leh Hotel.

Day 7: Leh (Monastery Visits)

The 7th day of the tour is for visiting the popular monasteries of Leh including Thiksey, Hemis, Spituk, Shey and Stakna. Each of them is not only a spiritual centre but also an architectural marvel. While Thiksey boasts of being the largest monastery in the central Ladakh region, Hemis is believed to be the largest and wealthiest monastery in Leh. The next one is Spituk monastery. Founded during the 11 century, this Gompa is placed in a hilltop, offering nice views of the Indus. Shey is another popular monastery with huge copper and gilded gold statue of seated Shakyamuni Buddha being its most striking feature. Lastly visit Stakna monastery that belongs to karma kagud Buddhist sect and is home to around 30 monks. Overnight in Leh.

Day 8: Departure from Leh - Delhi

On the last day of your Discover Best of Ladakh tour, get an assisted transfer to the Leh Airport to board flight for Delhi.

PACKAGE INCLUDES

  • Twin sharing accommodation (Double room) at all places in Hotels / Camps as applicable to the itinerary.
  • Meals breakfast & dinner.
  • Welcome drink on arrival with cookies and biscuits. ( Non Alcoholic)
  • Airport transfer in Leh.
  • Exclusive sightseeing & excursions by 01 non ac Innova/ Mahindra Xylo vehicles, the same car shall do the complete itinerary. maximum 6 persons( including kids) are possible in one vehicle, for more than 6 please ask for separate rates
  • Wildlife fee Pangong Lake and Nubra Valley areas which are protected wildlife sanctuaries in Ladakh.
  • Inner line permit for restricted areas of Nubra, Pangong and Tsomoriri areas (Guest are required to bring one a photocopy of their photo identity proof along with them)
  • Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council (LAHDC) Leh Environment fee
  • All applicable Road taxes

PACKAGE EXCLUDES

  • Medical & Travel insurance
  • Domestic Airfare
  • Tour guide.
  • Monastery entrances fee.
  • Camel riding fee.
  • Personal items like mineral water, phone calls, laundry etc.
  • Extra meals / room services / bottled beverages consumed at the hotel.
  • Additional costs for Hotel accommodation, transport services due to flight cancellation, road blocks etc.
  • Porterage & tips at the airport, Hotel/Camp staff & drivers.
  • G S T 5 % extra.

TERMS

  • Trip prices are applicable strictly for resident Indian citizens only.
  • Prices are valid from 01st April 2018 until 31st March 2019
  • Trips are materialized subject to minimum 2 persons or maximum 6 persons together.
  • We hold the right to alter the tour schedule incase of bed weather & other conditions beyond our control that might affect the normal itinerary.
  • 50% advance payment is required to book the trip on definite basis and balance payments to be cleared before departure of the tour.
  • The meals at the hotel are Buffet style. Incase of pure veg meals (No onion/no garlic) advance intimation is must.
  • During day sightseeing tours, lunch would mostly be packed boxes so in such a case hot lunch may not be possible.
  • Meals at the hotel or other services not utilized during the tour shall be not liable for any kind of refund from the tour price.

 

Child Policy:

  • Children below 5 years of age are free on sharing bed with parents.
  • Children between. 5 – 12 years are liable for taking an extra bed.
  • However children between 5 – 12 years sharing bed with parents will have to pay for extra.
  • All children above 12 years of age shall be treated as adult and will have to take an extra bed as mentioned in the trip price list.

 

SUPPLEMENT COSTS FOR EXTRA SERVICES

  • Local Guide for sightseeing :Rs. 2500 Per Day
  • Exclusive Ladakhi Cultural Show: Rs. 9000/- for 01 hour show at the hotel lawn/terrace.

 

CANCELLATION POLICY:

  • 30 days before no cancellation
  • 15 days before 50% cancellation
  • 07 days before 75% cancellation
  • 01 day before 100% cancellation