Arrive at Leh airport, meet and greet by our representative and transfer to your hotel. Check in to the hotel and get proper rest to acclimatize. Later, in the evening visit the Leh Market, Leh Palace and Shanti Stupa. Overnight at Leh.
The bustling Leh Main Bazaar is the best place to spend your evenings in Leh. It is loaded with cafes having delicious local cuisine and vibrant shops to take home Ladakh’s memories. Ladakh’s blue stone jewellery is well-known in India and Leh Market is the best place to buy them with a little bargaining. Take a stroll around the market and take in the beauty of a market at an altitude of more than 11,000 feet crowned with golden snow-capped mountains.
One of the most visited places in Ladakh, Leh Palace is perched on a cliff in Leh city. A former royal palace overlooking the magnificent Himalayan ranges of Ladakh, Leh Palace is the best place to get a glimpse of Ladakh’s architecture and history. One of the biggest tourist attraction in Leh from the 16th century, Leh Palace is undoubtedly one of the must-visit places in Leh.
The majestic Tibetan structures, Shanti Stupa is an epitome of peace in Leh, located on a hilltop at Changspa in Ladakh. It is one of the best examples of exquisite architecture. The white-domed stupa with a backdrop of mountains Shanti Stupa is one of the best places to get a bird’s eye view of the Leh city. If you are looking for the perfect golden sunrise in Leh, head to Shanti Stupa and experience one of the best evenings of your life.
After breakfast, proceed for an excursion to Sham Valley, visit Likir, Alchi Monastery, Sangam (Confluence of Zanskar & Indus Rivers), Magnetic Hill, Pathar Sahib Gurudwara and Hall of Fame museum. Overnight at Leh.
Explore the mystery behind the Magnetic Hill. Lies at a distance of 30 km from Leh city on Leh-Srinagar Highway, Magnetic Hill defies the phenomenon of gravity. Surrounded by alluring mountains, it’s one of the most visited attractions in Ladakh. It is said that if you park your vehicle on the yellow box marked on the road in neutral and it will start moving uphill. There are many theories behind the curious phenomenon. One theory suggests it is just an optical illusion and the hill is actually downwards. Another theory is that there are strong magnetic forces that defy the law of gravity.
At an altitude of about 12,000 feet, Gurudwara Pathar Sahib is a beautiful religious spot and a significant attraction around Ladakh on Leh-Srinagar Highway. It is said that in the 1970s, during the construction of Nimmu Road, a rock was found with prayer flags wrapped around it. When it became impossible to move the rock, it was concluded that it was the rock that was used to kill Guru Nanak, which turned soft at the time and left him unharmed. Hence, the Gurudwara was built around that rock. It is one of the most beautiful places in Ladakh and a must-visit.
Recollect the days spent in bringing glory to the nation at Hal of Fame. Located around 4 km from Leh city, the Hall of Fame was built to honour the soldiers who sacrificed their lives defending India in the Indo-Pak War. Maintained by Indian Army, the museum has seized arms and amenities of Pakistan Army, pictures and biographies of brave soldiers. A must-visit museum in Leh, Hall of Fame will take you to a different world altogether.
After early breakfast, leave for Pangong Lake (14,500 ft) through Chang La Pass 17,350 ft, the 3rd highest motorable road in Ladakh. Enjoy the beauty of the high altitude lake, surrounded by grey and brown mountains. Count the waves washing the shores of the colour changing Pangong Lake and be mesmerized by the different shades of blue from Azure to Navy Blue. Later, drive back to Leh. Overnight at Leh.
After breakfast, excursion to Khardung La Pass, the world’s highest motorable road at 18,380 feet. You can spend 15-20 minutes enjoying the scenic beauty. Later drive back to Leh and evening free at your disposal. Overnight at Leh.
One of the most picture-perfect high passes in Ladakh, Khardung La Pass lies on the way to Nubra Valley from Leh. Feel at top of the world at an altitude of 17,582 feet, Khardunga La is said to be the highest motorable pass in the world. Surrounded by snow and alluring mountains, Khardung La Pass is a treat to your eyes.
Early morning transfer to Leh airport to board flight back to destination.
We are located in a peaceful and beautiful Chuli, Katpa with a magnificent view of famous expedition Stok Kangrri in the Zanskar Range and world's highest motorable road Khardongla in the Ladakh Range
Situated at a walking distance to the main market which takes only five minutes and along the road locals are busy in their fields.
And in between splendid view of Shant Stupa, Namgyat Tsemo and famous story high Ladakh Palace.
Hotel Himalayan Heritage is the only hotel in Ladakh with fully functional traditional Ladakhi kitchen, with a small museum of antique articles on dispaly.