Day 1: Arrive Leh
Arrive at Leh airport, received by our representative and transfer to Hotel. Complete rest for the first half. After lunch, if suitable visit Leh Palace
built by King Singgee Namgyal around the beginning of 17th century A.D. This deserted nine-storied Palace is now taken under by ASI (Archaeological Survey on India) for restoration. Namgyal Tsemo built by King Tashi Namgyal after the victory over Hor (Central Asian Invaders), visit Shanti Stupa (a Japanese Pagoda built for world peace by Indian based Japanese monks and was inaugurated by His Holiness Da
1985). Dinner and overnight at Hotel in Leh.
Day 2: Leh – Alchi Monastery - Leh
After breakfast drive to Alchi Monastery (70kms) is the most famous and oldest of all Gonpas built in around 11th century by Lotsava Rinchen Zangpo (the great translator). Likir Monastery (55kms) founded in 1065 A.D by Lama Duwang Chosje belongs to Gelugpa order, packed lunch will be provided (optional), on the way visit Hall of Fame (war museum), Spituk Monastery (7kms) founded by Od-Lde in 11th century A.D and was named by Lotsava Rinchen Zangpo (the great translator), Pathar Sahib (Gurudwara), Magnetic Hill and Sangam (35kms) confluence of river
Indus and Zangskar. Dinner and overnight at Hotel in Leh.
Day 3: Leh – Pangong Lake - Leh
After early breakfast leave for Pangong Lake (14,500ft), 4-5 hrs drive one way through Changla Pass (17,350ft) third highest motorable road in
the world. This famous blue brackish saltwater lake is 5-6 kms in width and around 134 kms in length with 75 percent of its running the other side of the Indo China Border. Packed lunch will be provided (optional), drive back to Leh via, same route. Dinner and overnight at Hotel in Leh.
Day 4: Leh – Khardongla Pass - Leh
After breakfast drive to Khardongla Pass (18,380ft) the world’s highest motorable road and gateway to Siachen Glacier, the views from the top of the pass are amazing. Packed lunch will be provided (optional), post lunch free to explore the local markets of Leh. Dinner and overnight at Hotel in Leh.
Day 5: Leh Drop
Early morning transfer to airport to catch your onward flight back home with sweet memories of Ladakh.