Leh, the main town of Ladakh region of state of Jammu Kashmir lies on the oldest trade route of western Asia known as Silk route. Ladakh region is famous for its Himalayan deserts, Lakes and beautiful monasteries dotted all over this region. Ladakh is famous for adventure tours, trekking tours and cultural tours all over the world. Best time to explore Leh is from May to August every year as the routes to attractions are open andand pleasant weather. Pickup one from our predesigned tour or plan your own tour with us which suites your budget and time to explore the Moon land, Ladakh.
Leh Ladakh Holiday offers visit to some very interesting places of Ladakh like Khardung la Pass, Nubra Valley, Tso Moriri Lake, Pangong Lake, Alchi, Hemis and other beautiful monestries. Visit Buddhist gompas in Leh, explore the gompa architecture and discover the Buddhist artifacts. Leh holiday offer Transport, All meals and Hotel Stay with best rates.
Day 1: Arrive Leh
Arrive at Leh airport, received by our representative and transfer to Hotel. Complete rest for the first half. 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 Dalai Lama in 1985). Dinner and overnight at Hotel in Leh.
Day 2: Leh Local Sightseeing
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, 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 – Nubra Valley – Overnight
After early breakfast drive to Nubra valley via Khardongla Pass (18,380ft) the world’s highest motor able road and gateway to Siachen Glacier, the views from the top of the pass are amazing. Visit Deskit Monastery (118kms) founded by Lama Sherab Zangpo in 1420 A.D. post lunch visit Hundar village (7kms from Deskit) and Double- Humped Bactrian Camel Safari in sand dunes between Hundar and Deskit villages. Dinner and overnight at Hotel/Camp in Nubra.
Day 4: Nubra Valley – Leh
After breakfast drive to Samstanling Monastery founded by Lama Tsultims Nima and belonging to Gelugpa order at Sumur village. Further away from Sumur is the Panamik village known for its natural hot springs comprises of medicinal values. Dinner and overnight at Hotel in Leh.
Day 5: Leh – Pangong – Overnight
After early breakfast leave for Pangong Lake (14,500ft), 4 - 5 hrs drive one way through Changla Pass (17,350ft) third highest motor able road in the world. This famous blue brackish salt water 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. On the way visit Shey Palace (15kms) Shey was the summer Palace of Ladakhi Kings, where you can see three storied statue of Buddha Shakyamuni, made of copper and plated with gold. Thiksay Monastery (17kms) the 12 storied Monastery of Thiksay is the principal Monastery of Gelugpa order situated in the most prominent of positions lies on an island mountain, dinner and overnight at Camp in Pangong.
Day 6: Leh – Hemis Monastery – Sindu Ghat - Leh
After breakfast drive back to Leh via same route visiting Hemis Monastery (45kms from Leh) the largest and most famous Monastery in Ladakh, visit Sindhu Ghat before reaching Leh. Evening free to explore the local markets of Leh. Dinner and overnight at Hotel in Leh.
Day 7: Leh Drop
Early morning transfer to airport to catch your onward flight back home with sweet memories of Ladakh.
Tour Cancilation policy
Leh Airport is the nearest and main airport to the city which is about 5 km far from the main city.
Pathankot and Chandigarh are the closest railway stations to Leh, still a three-day bus ride away. This is one route that most travellers to Leh avoid.