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.
After breakfast, drive to Nubra Valley, through Khardung La, the highest motorable road in the world at 18,380 ft. On your arrival in Nubra Valley and check in to the hotel /camp. After a sumptuous lunch, take a walk on the banks of Shayok river, you can also enjoy a ride on a double-humped Bactrian camel on the Sand Dunes between Diskit & Hunder Village. Overnight at Nubra Valley.
After breakfast, leave for Pangong Lake 14,500 ft, a drive of 6-7 hours. Arrive at camp. Spend the rest of the day at leisure and enjoy the colour changing lake and the sunset on the banks of Pangong Lake. Overnight at Pangong Lake.
After breakfast drive to Hanle, on the way cross Chushul Village and Tsaga La (15,200 Ft), Hanle is home to the Indian Astronomical Observatory. The location of the village and the observatory are highly sensitive due to the close proximity of the Tibetan / Chinese border, India set up the Himalayan Chandra Telescope, a 2m gamma-ray telescope, here. Once complete, the Major Atmospheric Cerenkov Experiment Telescope gamma-ray telescope under construction here will be the world's largest telescope at the highest altitude and the second largest gamma-ray telescope in the world. As per history, it is believed that King Singge Namgyal died here at Hanle while on his return from an expedition on Mongols. Enjoy the stay with locals at local guest house/homestay. Overnight at Hanle.
Indian Astronomical Observatory is home to the ninth highest optical telescope in the world, situated an elevation of 14,764 feet in Hanle, Ladakh. Clear, cloudless skies throughout the year in Ladakh with a very little artificial light makes this an ideal location for astronomical observation.
After breakfast, drive to Tsomoriri Lake through Nurpa Pass (16,100 Ft) continue drive to Tsomoriri Lake, enroute cross Loma bend and Mahe Bridge. Arrive Korzok Village by late noon. Spend the evening at leisure and enjoy to walk around Tso Morir Lake to admire the scenic beauty. Overnight at Korzok Village.
After breakfast, leave to Leh via Puga (Sulphur Mine) and Polakongka pass 15892 ft, Tsokar Lake and Tanglang La Pass 17,585ft, the 2nd highest motorable road in the world. Arrivae at Leh by late evening. Overnight at Leh.
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.
Hunder lies in the heart of this valley with some very unique fascination like sand dunes at walking distance, jumping, dancing and shining crystal clear water of the glacial stream, cool summer breeze caused by the beautiful plantations, ruins of buildings, river banks covered with throns and other plants. In the middle of the village is the HOTEL SNOW LEOPARD. It is about 10 km from diskit monastery and around 125 km from leh and is known for providing guests with homely atmosphere and comfort. It is a place away from outside disturbance and noise, neither traffic nor hustle and bustle disturbs the guest's peace. its calm environment natural park landscape surrounded by flowers, plants, fruits, lawns and running water, with food and comfortably furnished accommodation at reasonable prices is a dream of every traveller. the hotel is managed by the owner, who personally makes sure that the wishes of even the most demanding guests. it is a great honour to welcome you here at our new homepage. our hotel was one of the first hotels started its services in Hunder and has been owned and operated from the first day by our family.
The Buddha Camp Pangong Ladakh have 13 generously spaced, made of 3 compartments quiet & pleasant comfortable tents. There are separate sleeping and living areas, an continued back veranda with a shower room (hot and cold water) and toilet. The Buddha Camp Pangong Lake Ladakh have small ventilation chambers which act as a cool window.
Situated in Hanle in the Jammu & Kashmir region, Padma HomeStay - Hanle features a garden. The property has garden views. The property also has 1 bathroom with free toiletries. Both a bicycle rental service and a car rental service are available at this property.
Tsomoriri or Lake Moriri, is a lake in the Changthang area in Jammu and Kashmir. The lake is at an altitude of 4,595 m; it is the largest of the high altitude lakes in the Trans-Himalayan biogeographic region, entirely within India. The lake sits between Ladakh, India to the North, Tibet to the east, and Zanskar in the west.