Delhi - Leh – Nubra Valley – Pangong Lake – Turtuk – Siachen Base Camp - Leh
They say you don't travel Ladakh; you experience it. Brace for sensory overload. Anticipate breathtaking sights. Prepare for surreal landscape beauty. And equip yourself for the warm hospitality of the very best kind while exploring Ladakh villages. Ladakh is everything you heard, and so, so much more. Time to experience the 'Land of High Passes' with our 6N/7D Ladakh tour package with Siachen from Delhi by air (flight) that may just change your life.
A seven-day jaunt through the Ladakh landscape is ideal for seeing the best treks, pristine lakes, and charming villages. This Himalayan abode packs a punch with its mountainous landscape, Buddhist monasteries. Here, everything looks so good including the breathtaking vistas, double-humped camel rides, and amazing road trips in this altitude region. Unlock a fresh perspective on travel by ticking the Siachen Base Camp excursion. Alternatively, on day 4 you can choose to take a day trip to Turtuk Village rather than visiting Siachen base camp. Turn up to your Ladakh dream trip as we have sorted everything for you, from convenient accommodation to smooth transport, meals, and sightseeing. An itinerary customization option is available.
Discover the famous tourist attractions in Leh
Get amazed by watching the confluence of Indus-Zanskar rivers
Watch the gravity challenging at Magnetic Hills
Visit one of the highest motorable passes - Khardung La and Chang La
Enjoy a ride on a double-humped camel at Nubra Valley
Enjoy camp stay at Hunder
Take time to enjoy camping on the banks of the Pangong Tso Lake
Explore the Buddhist monasteries - Alchi, Shey, Spituk, Thiksey, and Diskit
Day 1 Leh: Arrival From Delhi
Welcome to Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport in Leh - the capital of Ladakh. One of our travel agents will be waiting for you outside the airport. Once you complete the airport check-out, you will be transferred to the hotel for check-in formalities. Take time to leisure in your room before you gear up yourself for the day sightseeing around 3:30 PM (approx.). During the afternoon, tour the Shanti Stupa - part of the peace pagoda mission. Visit the Leh Palace for panoramic views of the Leh. Later, you will be dropped at the local Leh Market, where you can shop till you drop.
Afterward, head to your hotel and enjoy a delicious night's meal before overnight sleep.
Day 2 Leh: A Day Trip to Sham Valley
Start your day with a delicious breakfast and then proceed towards the Alchi village - situated on the bank of the Indus River. En route, you will visit Sangam (Confluence) of Indus-Zanskar Rivers. Watch the true river merge as it is a sight to behold. Ride the rapids of Zanskar River (rafting at additional cost). Also, stop at Magnetic Hill challenges gravity. Here stationary vehicles are pulled upward with a speed of 20 km/hour. And, you will be taken to Pathar Sahib Gurudwara on the way to Alchi. Upon your arrival in Alchi, you will explore the Alchi Monastery (famous for its lowland setting). Wake up early, so that you will be able to enjoy the maximum time there.
While returning back to Leh, you will visit Spituk Monastery, which houses ancient artifacts, murals, paintings, and Thangkas. Lastly, enjoy your visit to the Hall of Fame - a splendid museum dedicated to Indian soldiers. Hall of Fame is a must-visit place for all the patriots to learn how the Indian Army defeated Pakistan in the 199 Kargil War. You will cover so much of Ladakh's tourist attractions on this day.
You will finally be transferred to the hotel in Leh for a delicious night meal and overnight stay.
Day 3 Hunder: A Day For Sightseeing in Nubra Valley
Wake up early and relish a tasty breakfast. Complete the check-out formalities and then you will be heading to beautiful Nubra Valley. You will be passing Khardung La Pass, which is one of the world’s highest motorable mountain passes and a paradise for adventure lovers. Once you reach Nubra Valley, you will be transferred to the accommodation in Hunder. Complete check-in formalities and rest for a few hours before you start day hopping. After relaxing in a hotel, your afternoon time will be reserved for a visit to Diskit Monastery. Watch the tallest statue of Buddha in Ladakh there. The summit of the monastery boasts panoramic views of Nubra Valley. Before the evening ends, you will be taken to Hunder Sand Dunes, where enjoying the Double Humped Bactrian Camel Safari is the best thing to do.
After you completed all the sightseeing on the third day, you will be transferred to your accommodation where the delicious night meal would be waiting for you! Relish the meal and sleep overnight for the next day sightseeing.
Start your day with a drool-worthy breakfast as you will be proceeding towards the Turtuk Village. It is a village which is situated 2.5 km (approx.) from the Line of Control (LOC) between India and Pakistan. Here you can pick blackberries, apricots, and meet the Balti people. Turtuk village was under Pakistan's control till 1971, and later Indian Army took it under Indian territory.
After finishing off the sightseeing, get back to your hotel in Hunder for an overnight stay followed by a tasty dinner.
Distance from Hunder to Turtuk: 86 km (approx.)
Travel Time: 2 hours, 25 minutes hours (approx.)
Day 4: Sumur Village: Siachen Base Camp Excursion Via Sumur Village - Optional
This day would be a retreat amidst nature for you. After breakfast, drive towards Siachen Base Camp - the highest battlefield in the world. You will be taking a halt at Sumur Village, which houses 150-year old Samstanling Monastery. Later, you will visit the Panamic Village for a relaxing hot spring bath during your journey. Panamic village is situated close to Siachen Glacier Base Camp. Once you reach Siachen Base Camp, take time to know about the soldiers' life at Siachen.
Afterward, drive back to Sumur Village for an overnight stay.
Distance from Hunder to Siachen Base Camp: 106 km (approx.)
Travel time: 3 hours, 32 minutes (approx.)
*Accommodation varies depending on availability. Thereby, you will stay either in Sumur Village or Hunder.
Day 5 Pangong Tso Lake: A Breathtaking Marvel of Nature
After early morning breakfast and performing all the check-out formalities at Nubra Valley, this day would be one of the major highlights of your trip. You will be visiting the breathtaking pristine blue - Pangong Tso Lake. It is the same lake featured in many Bollywood movies like 3 Idiots and Jab Tak Hai Jaan. Upon your arrival at Pangong Lake, perform all the check-in formalities for the camp stay. Unwind at your own pace throughout the day and enjoy photography on the banks of the lake. Pangong Lake freezes in the winters, which act as a tourist magnet.
By late evening, enjoy your stay inside the cozy camps followed by a mouth-watering and hygienic dinner. Overnight stay at Pangong Tso camp.
Distance from Hunder to Pangong Tso Lake: 246 km (approx.)
Travel time: 6 hours, 25 minutes (approx.)
Day 6 Leh via Changla Pass: Bid Goodbye to The Hueys of Pangong Tso Lake
Leave and complete check-out formalities from your Pangong Tso camp in the early morning after having a delicious breakfast. This day you will be taken to Leh via Chang La Pass. It is located at an elevation of 5360 m (approx.) and is yet another famed mountain pass. En route, you will be visiting Thiksey Gompa and Shey Gompa. The former holds a striking resemblance with Potala Palace of Lhasa, while the latter is famous for hosting seasonal festivals.
Later, check-in at Leh hotel and unwind at your own pace. You can go out and explore the Main Market in Leh and buy souvenirs for yourself. At night, head to your hotel and discuss your entire Ladakh trip before eating dinner, followed by an overnight stay!
Distance from Pangong Tso Lake to Leh: 225 km (approx.)
Travel time: 6 hours, 15 minutes (approx.)
Day 7 Bid Farewell to Ladakh and Leave For Home
For now, it is time to say a fond farewell to Ladakh after a delicious morning meal. Complete the check out formalities as our travel agent will transport you to Leh airport. Upon reaching, board a flight back to Delhi.