Duration

5 Nights / 6 Days

Trip

Start: Leh / End: Leh

Price on Request

Jewels of Ladakh

Leh - Alchi - Nubra Valley - Pangong Tso - Leh

Introduction

The Jewels of Ladakh tour is a 5 nights and 6 days itinerary that encompass the rich natural treasures of the Rusphu region of Ladakh. Eastern part – The Changthang region of Ladakh has one of the rich natural treasures of Ladakh which is famous for the great Pangong Lake, with a drive over the khardongla pass , this is an excellent our to understand the beauty of this amazing lake along with Monasteries and passes.

The journey beginning from Leh covers Khardongla Pass, Tsomoriri Lake, Toskar Lake, Polo-Konga Pass, Alchi Monastery and Likir Monastery, before heading back to Leh.  Browse through the itinerary given below for your kind perusal.


Trip Highlights
  • Fascinating Nimu valley at Indus and Zanskar river confluence
  • World’s highest Khardongla pass
  • Visit to Chumathang hotsprings
  • Bird watching at Ramsar wetland sanctuary

Expedition Detail
Day 1 Delhi - Leh

Arrive at Kushok Bakula airport Leh situated at 3500m altitude, met by our representative at the airport and transfer to your hotel in Leh city 3 to 4 km. On arrival at the hotel welcome drink and then  proceed to your rooms and take full-day at rest to  acclimatize yourself completely to the high altitudes of Ladakh which is must. Evening around 4:30 pm visit Shanti stupa which offers the best aerial views of Leh town and then visit Leh bazaar.

Stay overnight at the hotel.

Day 2 Leh - Alchi - Leh

After breakfast excursion to visit the 1000 year old paintings of Alchi Monastery 68 km from Leh en-route visit the great statue of Maitreya Buddha at Likir monastery, Sangam of Indus & Zanskar rivers which are the two major rivers in Ladakh, Magnetic Hill and military Hall of Fame.

Overnight at the Deluxe Camp / Hotel.

Day 3 Leh - Nubra Valley

Morning drive to Nubra Valley 125km crossing Khardongla Pass 18360 ft, the world highest motorable pass. 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.

Stay overnight at the hotel in Leh.

Day 4 Nubra Valley - Leh

Morning visit Samstanling Monastery and then drive back to Leh via Khardongla pass. Evening free in Leh bazaars for last minute shooping, in Leh items like pure Pashmina shawls, good pearls, Chinese cutleries and beautiful Ladakhi wooden handicrafts can be purchased.

Stay Overnight at the hotel.

Day 5 Leh - Pangong - Leh

Early morning fullday excursion to Pangong Lake 135 km / 4400m east of Leh crossing Changla Pass 17500ft and driving via Durbuk and Tangtse villages in the Changthang region of Ladakh and perhaps one of the most amazing lakes in Asia which changes its color 4 - 5 times a day. Evening free in the market.

Stay overnight at the hotel.

Day 6 Leh - Delhi

Morning transfer to KBR airport to board flight for Delhi.