Ladakh With Pangong Lake (9 Days / 8 Nights)
Destinations: Delhi – Leh – Alchi – Uletokpo – Lamayuru – Khardongla – Pangong Lake – Leh
Day 1 : Arrive Delhi
After arrival at Delhi, you will be received by our representative at the airport, who’ll arrange transfer to one our listed hotels. Take rest, go on a short self-guided trip, try Delhi’s street food – the day is yours. Spend overnight at the hotel.
Day 2 : Delhi Sightseeing
In the morning after breakfast, start for city tour of Delhi covering major tourist attractions like Laxmi Narayan Temple, India Gate, Parliament House, Swaminarayan Akshardham temple, Humayun Tomb and Red Fort. In the afternoon visit India Gate, Qutab Minar and Chhatrapur Temple . Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 3 : Delhi – Leh
In the morning wake up early, transfer to the airport to board a flight to Leh. On arrival, check-in at one of our listed hotels and enjoy a well spread out breakfast. Full day rest for high altitude acclimatization. Later in the evening take a leisurely walk to Leh market. The market is the perfect place to buy pearls and coral jewelry. Spend night at our pre-booked hotel in Leh.
Day 4 : Monasteries’ tour in Leh
Early in the morning leave your hotel for a full day excursion to the famous monasteries of Leh. Attend the praying ceremony at Phyang and Spituk monasteries. Later in the day visit the Leh Mosque, Kings Palace and Leh Gompa. Also visit Shey Palace. Retire for the night at the hotel.
Day 5 : Leh- Alchi – Uletokpo
Next morning after breakfast, drive straight to Uleytokpo. En-route visit the Alchi- Ladakh’s most popular monastery. Later on, resume your drive to Uleytokpo. On arrival check-in at one our listed hotels. Rest and relax for a while in your room. After lunch set out for an excursion to the Uleytokpo trekking base. Camping in Uleytokpo is considered to be one of the most beautiful experience. Overnight stay at Uleytokpo.
Day 6 : Uletokpo – Lamayuru – Leh
Leave Uletokpo and continue driving till Lamayuru via Khaltsi. From here another 22 kms will take you to Lamayuru. The oldest and spectacularly set Lamayuru monastery founded in the 10th Century. Visit the monastery. In the late afternoon drive back to Leh, which will take about 4/5 hours drive, on the way back we stop at magnetic hill. Overnight at hotel.
Next morning after breakfast, drive straight to Leh. En-route visit the Lamayuru monastery and the Lamayuru village for its lunar landscape. The monastery has a small temple dedicated to Avalokiteshwara. Also visit Basgo Castle that is situated on the hill of clay. Later on resume your drive to Leh. On arrival check-in at one our listed hotels. Rest and relax for a while in your room. After lunch set out to visit the major tourist attractions like Hemis monastery, Leh Mosque, Kings Palace and Leh Gompa. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 7 : Leh – Khardungla Pass – Leh
After breakfast, drive towards the Nubra Valley highway and enjoy a full day excursion to Khardongla pass, the highest motorable pass in the world. The Khardhongla Pass offers its visitors with the view snow capped mountains. Late in the afternoon return to the hotel, at Leh. Enjoy night stay at the hotel.
Day 8 : Leh – Pangong Lake – Leh
Post breakfast, proceed to visit the most amazing lake of Ladakh- The Pangong Lake. The deep blue water of the lake is surrounded by tall mountain peaks and lies on the Indo – China boundary. This lake is set to change its colors two to three a day. In the evening return to the hotel in Leh, for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 9 : Leh – Delhi
Next morning transfer to Early morning transfer to Kushok Bakula airport to board a flight to Delhi. On reaching Delhi airport, board a connecting flight for your onward destination.