Best time of the year.Mid June to Mid Oct.
Day 1. Arrive new Delhi International airport meet and great transfer to domestic airport for your early morning flight to Leh. Enjoy the spectacular view of Mighty Himalayas and Karakoram, Arrive Leh (3,460m),The Capital Of Ladakh,. Leh once an important stop on the old Caravan route, is today a bustle with Tourists. It is a fascinating town with its winding lanes and alleys dominated by the Leh fort. Leh is the base for visits to some of the important monasteries and day (or overnight) excursions to the newly- opened areas like the Nubra valley and Pangong and Tsomoriri lakes. Leh is also a base for adventure activities like trekking and river rafting. Upon arrival reception and transfer to hotel. Free time, Acclimuzation over night in hotel.
Day 2. Morning guided tour with local guide to visit 3 main monasteries Thikse, Shey and Hemis
Thikse, Shey ,Hemis are built on hill tops are Secluded Mountainsides which in the past also served as fortresses. The Monasteries are full of Icons, Tangkas and Canonical Murals. They are also Hub of Village life and a Venue for colorful Festivals and Mask-Dances. Afternoon visit Leh Place and Shanti Stupa. Overnight in hotel.
Day 3 Full day guided tour with local guide to Basgo Fort, Lamayuru,Alchi, and Spituk.
Monastries in Ladakh can be broadly classifies to those belonging to the 10th,11th and early 12th centuries and others built from 15th till the 18th centuries. Return leh for over night .
Day 5.2nd August. Leh _Nubra Morning drive (6 hrs drive)
After breakfast,drive to the mystical Nubra valley over Exhilarating Khardungla pass (5600m),the highest point of Our journey.The views from the top are spectacular, extending to the south, across the Indus valley to the seemingly endless peaks and ridges of the Zanskar range.to the north , the views of the mighty peaks of the Sasar Massif are amazing.we continue driving over the fairly rough road to Tirith. Where we will spend the nexthree nights in comfortable Guest House .late afternoon free to enjoy walks.
Day 6.3rd August. Morning drive to Hunder.
Diskit is home to small population of Bactrain camels;these shaggy double humped animals,were Once used as pack animals on the Central Asian Trade routes .On Camel back we pass through this dramatic high altitudE desert, with its rolling sand dune and barren landscape ,dottedwith lush green river valleys.Diksit monastry :was foundedby Lama sherab zangpoof stod around 1420 AD. It is a branch of Thiksey Monastry.from Hunder,we drive back to our Guest House. OPTIONAL(Note: Camel Safari, is subject to availability of Camels on that particular day,in that case only walking Trek will be done through the valley).
Day 7th.4th August.: Tirith-Samur-Samastaling -Panamik
After Breakfast,we set off on a full Day of sightseeing to Samasstaling monastry and the village of Samur.This is the Part of the old silk route and was used by trade aravans On their way to Panamik, the last village on this circuit. Panamik,now a sleepy village,was once a major trade centre for Merchants.here we will visit (good walk 2hrs) hot Springs and the tiny Ensa Gompa walk from bridge before Driving back to our Guest House at Tirith.
Day 8th 5th August. Nubra-Leh ( 6hrs drive):
Drive back to Leh, over the Khardungla pass, over night in hotel.
Day 9th . . Early Morning drive to Pangong Lake.
Distance one way145kms.Pamgong Lake is the part of the border area between India and China on Indian Side Lake is 40miles in length and 2-4 miles in width. The majority lies on the Chinese side of the border. It is believed that 75% of the lake is in china..This is largest serene Lake at an altitude of 13,930.has brilliant color variations including deep blue, turquoise etc. Drive back overnight in Hotel in Leh.
Day 10th. On time transfer to Leh airport for your flight to Delhi, depart Leh.
Arrive Delhi. Free time for personal activities evening after wash and change on time transfer to International airport,depart India.