LEH LADAKH KARGIL SRINAGAR

[ 12 Days / 11 Nights, Delhi 1N, Jammu Kashmir :Leh 5N, Pangong Tso, Khardung la Pass, Nubra Valley, Diskit 1N, Likir, Alchi 1N, Lamayuru, Kargil 1N, Sonamarg, Srinagar 2N. ]

Day 01 : Delhi
Arrive in Delhi.

Day 02 : Delhi - Leh
Board the flight for Leh. Arrive at Leh. On arrival free time for relaxation.

Day 03 : Leh
Visit the Indus river, the Thiksey Gompa Hill top Monastery, Hemis Gompa in Ladakh and Hall of fame war museum.(Subject to operation)

Day 04 : Leh - Khardung La Pass - Nubra Valley - Diskit
Drive to Nubra Valley - it lies in the north of Leh and is accessible over the Khardung la (5,570 Mts.), one of the highest motorable roads in the world. The valley is on the trade route from Leh to Kharga via Saser and Karakoram passes. Visit the 350 years old Diskit Gompa famous for its murals. From Khardung-la drive to the village of Khardung. Pass by the Shyok River. Arrive at Diskit in the evening.

Day 05 : Diskit - Leh
Visit the Diskit monastery. The Gompa is one of the highest points near the village belonging to the yellow sect (Gelugpa). Parts of the gompa, which house 120 resident monks are about 700 years old. The Dukhang has many statues, one of which holds the head and left arm of Turkish invader believed to be about 5000 years old. Visit future Buddha statue. Drive back to Leh in the evening

Day 06 : Leh - Pangong Tso - Leh
Full day to explore around the Pangong Tso. There are lot of rare birds and wild animals in the vicinity. The lake at 14,500fts is the largest in Asia and its water stretch for more than 100kms from China, Tibet to India.

Day 07 : Leh
Visit the Shanti Stupa - peace seat of Japanese Buddhists, inaugurated by Dalai Lama. Ladakh Palace - Built by 16th century ruler Sengge Namgyal, which was badly damaged during Kashmir - Ladakh war. View of old town, Zansar mountains. Enjoy Folk dance in the evening.

Day 08 : Leh - Likir - Alchi
Visit Magnetic hill, Patthar Sahib Gurudwara & Indu Zaskar sangam. Drive to Likir Gompa, which lies on the right side of Leh-Srinagar road about 4 kms from the main road and is famous for numerous Thankas. Further drive to Alchi Gompa. It bears the name of Alchi from the language of pre-Tibetan Dardic inhabitants. The Alchi Chos-khor consists of unique paintings, which may be attributed from the mid to late 11th century and was constructed by the famous translator Rin-chen bzang po. The paintings are characterized according to Tabo and Tholing. At the entrance gate, light stupas are constructed and are known as Kakini choten. Overnight at Alchi.

Day 09 : Alchi - Lamayuru - Kargil
Drive to Kargil over Namika-la (3,697 Mts.), Mulbekh where there is a Chamba statue carved out of a single rock approximately 50 ft. high, over Fatu-la (4,087 Mts.) which is the highest pass on Leh - Srinagar road and visit Lamayuru monastery which is the unique and oldest monastery in Ladakh. After viewing fascinating view of granite colour soil rocks, drive down through kangaroo curves to Kargil. Overnight at Kargil.

Day 10 : Kargil - Sonmarg - Srinagar
Proceed to Srinagar via Drass (Second Coldest inhabited place in World), visit Kargil war museum, Minimarg, Zoji'la (3033 Mts.) and Sonamarg . After crossing the Jimmy Gate on Zoji'la we enter Kashmir Valley - a lush green region that is exactly in contrast to the barren lands of Ladakh. Arrive at Srinagar in the evening.

Day 11 : Srinagar
Visit Shankaracharya hill and the holy temple. Enjoy Dal Lake Shikara ride and visit island of Char Chinar. In the afternoon visit Nishat Bagh-'The garden of pleasure'. Enjoy shopping in the evening.

Day 12 : Srinagar - Departure from Delhi
Proceed to Delhi by flight. Board the flight / train for your hometown with happy memories..


*** Although we pride ourselves in constantly maintaining our programm the above mentioned programme is subject to change without prior notice. ***

Leh-Ladakh Packages

Leh, Ladakh, Kargil, Srinagar