Tour Overview

Ladakh is a district located in the extreme north of India, specifically in the state of Kashmir. The main cities of this disctrict are Leh and Kargil, which are respectively in 3500 and 2800 m altitude. This whole area is located in the Himalayas. Ladakh is a very different part of India from the rest of the country since very close to Tibet. People call it “Small Tibet” to this region!

If there is a heaven on Earth, then it is in Kashmir (read Ladakh). A tour package of 5 nights and 6 Day Incredible Ladakh is the fastest and the shortest way for a tourist to enjoy the best of the ancient monasteries, clear water lakes, and high altitude roads of Ladakh.

The highlight of this trip is a visit to Khardung La Pass, the highest motorable pass in the world along with visit to Pangong Tso, one of the most famous and breathtaking lakes in the world. Visit to these famous landmarks along with monasteries and palace will give you a peek into the culture and natural flavor of this incredible Himalaya.

Hotels

Itinerary Highlights

At the airport, a Lesroutesinsolites representative is waiting to give a warm welcome and later he will escort you to your hotel, previously reserved.
Rest of the day is at leisure.
Overnight at Hotel

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Morning after breakfast Visit the Hemis Monastery – The richest and the largest monastery in Ladakh, on the same route, way back to Leh, we’ll visit Thiksey Monastery which belongs to red hat sect of Tibetan Buddhism, and Shey Palace – summer palace of the kings of Ladakh called Singey Namgyal. Facing Shey across the river Indus lies the Stok Palace Museum. A visit to the museum will be followed by a drive back to Leh. Overnight at the hotel in Leh.
Overnight at Hotel

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Morning we depart towards Northwards across the Khardong La the highest motorable road in the world, which is at a hight of 5570 mts. (18300 ft.) after a brief halt at the pass, we continue our drive to a different landscape. We arrive at the village of Hunder in Nubra Valley, check-in to a tented camp.
Overnight at Deluxe Camp

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Morning we drive or walk up to visit Diskit Monastery. After that, we visit the Double Humped Camel Breeding Center. This camel also known as the Bactrian Camel is the principal animal of inner Asia used especially on the Northern part of the route beyond Karakoram Pass.
Later we drive back to Leh from the same route across the Khardong La pass. Upon arrival in Leh, we check in to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel in Leh.
Overnight at Hotel

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

After an early breakfast, we leave for Pangong Lake. We drive towards Changla Pass 5486 Mtrs. The long easy ascent takes you to Changla pass through its winding roads passing through Sakti Village. Stop at the Changla Pass for a quick photograph session and drive down to the village of Tangtse, where you can relax for a cup of tea. Leaving Tangtse for Pangong you pass through few small villages of Changthang and finally you can have a sudden view of the Pangong lake situated at 14,000 feet (4,267 m). This famous blue brackish Lake of Pangong is 5/6 Kms wide and over 133 Kms long with half of its running the other side of the “Indo China Border”. One rarely feels so close to nature and environment and the scenery is unforgettable. After the success of 3 Idiots, this beautiful natural location has attracted more tourists from all over the world. Upon arrival we check in at our Camp near Pangong lake. Dinner & Overnight at the Camp.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Morning drive to Leh. Upon arrival check into hotel.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Morning transfer to airport to board the flight to Delhi.

Inclusions

  • Airport tax and fuel surcharge so far
  • Transfers and transportation by private air-conditioned vehicle with English speaking driver
  • Accommodation in double room: standard hotels: 3 * / NL
  • Full Board (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
  • Rights to Enter to the sites and monuments as provided in the program
  • Safaris / activities as provided in the program
  • A English speaking guide for the entire circuit
  • Assistance from local guides if necessary.
  • Basic repatriation assistance
  • All government, hotel and transport taxes to date

Exclusions

  • International flight
  • Visa fees
  • Alcoholic beverages and personal expenses
  • Photo and video permits on sites
  • The usual tips
  • Tips to guides and drivers
  • Multi-risk insurance cancellation / luggage