Schedule – August 13th to 16th
Pick Up and Drop Location – Leh Airport
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04 Nights Leh (Daytrip to Khardungla & Pangong Lake)
Pay the token amount of INR 5000/- to reserve each slot.
Package Cost Inclusions –
i. Breakfast & Dinner at all hotels & Camp.
ii. Non AC Xylo for 02, 04 & 06 People
iii. All Sightseeing spots will be covered.
iv. Driver beta/toll/parking/road tax/fuel charges.
Inner Line Permits.
v. All applicable tax.
vi. Basic First aid kit with oxygen cylinder
vii. Pick up & Drop from Leh Airport
i. Any meals other than those mentioned above will be cost extra.
ii. Monastery Fees, Tips, Laundry, any eatable other than the meals provided in the tour.
iii. Any Personnel shopping done during the tour.
iv. Ladakh Environment Fee which is chargeable @ INR 300/- Per Pax
v. Anything else which is not mentioned in the “Package Cost Includes” Section.
Detailed Itinerary for Ladakh Tour Package
Day 1: Arrival in Leh
On arrival at Leh airport meet our representative who will transfer you to your hotel in Leh. Upon arrival, proceed for check-in at your hotel.
Remainder of the day will be for rest, to acclimatize.
Since you are reaching an altitude of 4000 mtrs approximately from 200 mtrs in just one hour’s time, you may be excited and would want to explore everything on your very first day. However, it is your body which needs to get acclimatized to such height and climate. We sincerely suggest that you rest on the first day for body acclimatization.
Day 2: Visit Sangam, Gurudwara Pathhar Sahib, Magnetic hill, Hall of Fame, Spituk
In the morning, after breakfast, drive to Sangam (Confluence). En route visit Magnetic Hill and Gurudwara Patthar Sahib. Visit Confluence of Zanskar and Indus River.
The Sangam (Confluence): Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers lies in Ladakh at Nimu. The Indus runs through Ladakh all along by your side serving as a constant companion and you feel a sense of respect for this lifeline of the people of Ladakh, especially since Ladakh experiences rainfall of only 2 to 3 inches throughout the year. Both Indus and Zanskar Rivers merge with each other as if they had flown all along just for that purpose. From this point on, beyond this Confluence of the two, the waters are regarded as the Indus River.
Magnetic Hill: Can anyone ever imagine the movement of a vehicle up a steep mountain with its engines off? Reach Magnetic Hill to experience this phenomenon which sounds unbelievable.
Gurudwara Pathhar Sahib: Gurudwara Pathar Sahib is a beautiful Gurudwara constructed in the memory of Guru Nanak, about 25 miles away from Leh, on the Leh-Kargil road, 12000 ft. above sea level. The Gurudwara was built in 1517 to commemorate the visit to the Ladakh region of Guru Nanak Dev, the founder Guru of the Sikh faith.
On your way back, visit Ladakh Hall of fame.
Hall of Fame: Hall of Fame in Leh is a must visit for every individual of India. This is constructed by the Indian Army. You will find memorabilia, eminent defense personalities’ biographies, images and weapons used during Kargil war and belongings of enemy soldiers found at war site.
Day 3: Leh – Pangong Lake-Leh (approx. 140 KMs one way)-Day trip
Morning after breakfast drive to Pangong Lake on the Indo China border. Enroute you will cross Changla Pass, the third highest motorable road in the world.
Pangong Lake: The picturesque lake is one of the major draws of the Leh-Ladakh valley. A location of several film shootings and known for its pristine waters surrounded by awe-inspiring mountains, Pangong Lake is a prime tourist attraction. The long and narrow lake lies in the neighborhood of the famous Chushul Mountains. The mirror-calm water is cold, clear and extremely salty. The lake is a breeding ground for a variety of birds.
Thereafter, proceed for your journey back to Leh.
Upon your arrival in Leh, you may enjoy the evening at leisure.
Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 4: Leh – Khardungla Pass-Leh (40 Kms)
Today visit Khardungla Pass.
Khardung la Pass (18,380 ft. above sea level): It is not very often that one gets to drive on a road at an altitude of 18,380 feet. That is where Khardungla Pass, meaning the ‘Pass of Lower Castle,’ is located on the way from Leh to the Nubra Valley in Ladakh. It is the highest motorable road in the world as signs put up by the Border Roads Organization proudly proclaim.
In the evening come back to leh. Overnight stay in hotel.
Day 5: Departure
Leave on time for Leh airport to board your flight to onwards journey