High Altitude Lakes Tour of Ladakh


High Altitude Lakes Tour of Ladakh

Ladakh is the highest destination in India situated in the state of Jammu & Kashmir. It covers the area of 86905 Sq. most of the region above 3000 mtrs. Leh & Ladakh is always be a dream destination for all nature Lovers for Indian and foreigner tourist, tourist specially come to enjoy photography tours, adventure activities such as Manali to Leh jeep safari via Rohtang Pass, Keylong, Baralacha Pass, Namkeela Pass and world second highest pass called Tanglangla pass. Driving from west to east you can avail Srinagar to Leh jeep safari by covering a distance of nearly 435 kms.


ITINERARY

ARRIVE LEH AIRPORT

Morning flies from Delhi airport and Arrive at Leh airport (Kushuk Bakula Rimpochee airport) where our driver will meet you and transfer you to your pre-booked hotel. Full day take complete rest at the hotel for better acclimatization in high altitude. If health allows, Evening you may visit Shanti stupa & Leh market. Dinner & Overnight stay at Hotel.

LEH TO ULEYTOKPO

After breakfast gets ready to visit the Sham valley tour of Ladakh. First visit Hall of fame, Phyang Gompa which is 6 km away from Leh. Further drive to Likir Gompa, it is situated at the top a windy cliff top overlooking the beautiful village of Likir. Basgo is certainly the most impressive of Ladakhi citadels despite its ruined state. Later continue the drive and cross the River Indus and arrive Alchi monastery, Ladakh's most loved monastery. After visiting these monasteries drive to Uleytokpo. Arrive Uleytopko and check in to your pre-booked hotel/guest house. Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel/guesthouse.

ULEYTOKPO - LEH BACK

After breakfast get ready to visit Sham valley tour of Ladakh. First visit Hall of fame, Phyang Gompa which is 6 kms away from Leh. Further drive to Likir Gompa, it is situated at top a windy cliff top overlooking the beautiful village of Likir. Basgo is certainly the most impressive of Ladakhi citadels despite its ruined state. Later continue drive and cross the River Indus and arrive Alchi monastery, Ladakh's most loved monastery. After visiting these monasteries drive to Uleytokpo. Arrive Uleytopko and check in to your pre-booked hotel/guest house. Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel/guesthouse.

LEH TO HUNDER (126 KMS / 5- 6 HRS)

After early breakfast check out from hotel and straight drive to Nubra Valley. Enroute visit KHARDUNG-LA-PASS (the highest motorable road in the world) situated at height of 18,390 ft /5359 meter from sea level. Nubra Valley is popularly known as the valley of flowers. It is situated to the North-east of Ladakh valley between the Karakoram and Ladakh ranges of the Himalayas. Arrive Hunder village and Check in to your pre-booked Camp. Later visit Diskit Village & enjoy the Camel ride at Sand dunes (On Extra Cost). Dinner & Overnight stay at Hotel/Camps.

HUNDER (NUBRA VALLEY) - LEH

A morning spent some time around Hunder village and after breakfast proceeds back to Leh by the same route via Khardungla pass. Arrive Leh and Check in to the hotel. If time allows you may go around the Leh market for Shopping. Dinner & Overnight stay at the hotel.

LEH TO PANGONG LAKE (165km/5-6 HOURS APPROX.)

After an early breakfast proceeds for Pangong Lake via Changla pass (5486 Mtrs). Pangong Lake is situated at height of 14,000 feet (4,267 m) from sea level. It is a long narrow basin of inland drainage, Six to seven kilometer at its widest point and over 130km long, it is bisected by the international border between India and China. A few years back the government decided to open it for tourists, however, the lake and its surroundings are under army surveillance. Arrive Pangong lake and check in to your Camp near Lake. Enjoy the landscape in the backdrop of the Lake. One rarely feels so close to nature and the environment and the scenery is unforgettable. Dinner & Overnight stay at Pangong Lake.

PANGONG LAKE TO LEH

After breakfast check out from Camp and drive back to Leh via Visiting Thiksey, Shey & Hemis monastery. Evening arrives, Leh, & Check in at the hotel. Dinner & Overnight stay at Hotel.

LEH - CHUMATHANG - TSOMORIRI (240 KMS)

After early breakfast check out from the hotel and proceed to Tsomoriri Lake, en route visit and stop at Chumathang, famous for medical hot spring and people visit this place for a medical bath. After that drive to Tsomoriri, A beautiful mountain bounded expanse of water around 240 Kms. The Tsomoriri Lake is located at height 14,836 ft/4522 mtr from sea level and near a small village of Korzok. Dinner & Overnight stay at Camp.

TSOMORIRI – LEH BACK

After breakfast check out from Campsite and proceed towards Tsokar Lake, After visiting the Tsokar Lake drive back to Leh, en route stop at Tanglangla pass, the second highest motorable pass in the world at 5350 mtr. Evening arrives at Leh and Check in to the hotel. Dinner& Overnight stay at Leh hotel.

DEPART LEH

Early morning as per your flight schedule drop to domestic airport to catch the flight for your onward destination