Destinations Covered: Leh - Thiksey - Hemis - Shey - Chumathang - Tsomoriri - Mahe - Puga - Tsokar - Tanglangla - Khardongla pass - Delhi
Duration: 07 Nights / 08 Days
Duration: 07 Nights / 08 Days
Day 1 Arrival at Leh
After you arrive at Leh airport, our representatives will meet you and escort you to the hotel. After checking into the hotel, you will rest for the day. A leisurely walk around Leh bazaar will keep you occupied in the evening. The night stay will be at the hotel.
Day 2 Leh Monasteries
The whole day will be spent in visiting the monasteries in the Ladakh region. The day will start with a visit to the Thiksey monastery for attending the praying ceremony. Thereafter, you will proceed towards Hemis monastery and end the day with a visit to Shey Palace. For the night, the hotel will serve as your host.
Day 3 Leh - Chumathang - Tsomoriri
The morning will start with a drive to Chumathang, famous for a hot spring having medicinal properties. After visiting the spring, you will leave for Tsomoriri Lake. Enroute, you will visit Sumdah village. Tsomoriri Lake is a breeding ground for a number of bird species. It is bird watchers paradise, where you may get to see bar headed goose, crested grebe, Brahmini duck (ruddy sheldrake), the brown-headed gull, etc. For the night, you will put up tents by the lakeside.
Day 4 Tsomoriri Sightseeing
The whole day you will be occupied with sightseeing around the Tsomoriri Lake. The morning will start with a visit to Korzok village and the afternoon will be spent around the Lake. Dinner will be had in the tents, where you will retire for the night.
Day 5 Tsomoriri - Mahe - Puga - Tsokar - Tanglangla - Leh
The day will start with a drive to Mahe village, a picturesque village with spurting fountain and white clouds hanging upon. From there, you will proceed towards Puga Valley, famous for Butan gas. Thereafter, you will continue towards Tsokar via Polokongka pass (at 13500 ft.). After visiting the Tsokar Lake, you can also see Thugke gomp. The place is quite known for wild Asses, seen grazing and moving in flocks. From here, you will drive towards Leh. On the way, you will stop to Tanglangla pass, the second highest motorable pass in the world at 5350 m. after, arriving in Leh, you will retire to your hotel.
Day 6 Leh Sightseeing
The first half of the day will spent rafting in Indus River, starting from Phe and going up to Nimu. Lunch will be had at the riverside of Indus. By late afternoon, you will get back to the hotel and stay overnight.
Day 7 Leh - Khardongla pass - Leh
The day will be spent in an excursion trip to Khardongla pass, the highest motor able pass in the world at 5600 m. Enjoy the sight of Snow clad mountains from the top of the pass. You will be back in the hotel by late afternoon. The night stay will be at the hotel.
Day 8 Leh Delhi
In the morning, you will leave for Delhi airport. From there you will take a flight to your destination.