6 Days 5 Nights
Arrive at Kushok Bakula Airport – Leh, situated at 3500m altitude, met by our representative at the airport, and transfer to your hotel in Leh town which is only at 5 to 7 km. On arrival at the hotel enjoy your welcome drink and then proceed to check in to your rooms and take full-day at rest to acclimatize yourself completely to the high altitudes of Ladakh which is a must.
Dinner & night stay in hotel.
The Sham valley is also called the Apricot valley as the valley houses Apricots farms which are grown in large quantities in these villages. The Valley is the home to some of the remote villages of Leh. The tour can be considered on the second day as It is at a lower altitude and hence will help you to acclimatize your body before you go to Nubra Valley to Pangong Tso Lake. The Sham Valley full consume a full day and has the places to visit in the following order starting from Leh.
· Spituk Monastery
· Sangam – Confluence of Indus and Zanskar river
· Magnetic Hill
· Gurdwara Pathar Sahib
· Hall of Fame
Return to Leh and overnight rest at the hotel.
The day is to explore the northeastern part of Leh – the Nubra Valley. It is located at about 150 km and has an altitude of about 10000 ft. To visit the Nubra valley one must cross the world's highest motorable road – the Khardung La Pass and one can expect the valley in about 6-7Hrs of time.
· Khardung La Pass
· Diskit Monastery
· Sand Dunes
Check in to your camps and enjoy a pleasant dinner & overnight stay.
Early morning full day excursion & is the shorter of the two direct routes from Nubra valley to Pangong Tso. You will start the journey by crossing Panamik and take a deviation at the Khalar. Although the route done
have much to see but one will not be disappointed as the landscape is as amazing any wallpaper you would have imagined.
The Pangong Tso Lake means a “High Grassland Lake” located in the Changthang region of Ladakh. The lake is situated at an altitude of 14,270 ft (4,350m). It is the highest salt-water lake in the world and the view, so the lakes are amazing. It is believed the lake changes its color 4 – 5 times a day.
One can visit Shooting Point (3 Idiots movie shoot) and View point (panoramic view of the lake) of the lake for some selfies before you check in at the camps for your overnight stay.
Wake up early in the morning to witness the mesmerizing beauty of Pangong Lake under the fresh morning rays. Post breakfast set off for a drive back to Leh. You will reach Leh by the afternoon; you can spend the rest of the time in the local markets of the city.
Enroute, the following are the places of interest.
· 3 Idiot School
· Shey Monastery
· Thiksey Monastery
Dinner and night stay in Leh.
The morning is free after breakfast to get acclimatize to Leh altitude. Evening around 4:30 pm visit Shanti Stupa, Leh palace, and the local Market which offers the best things to buy from Leh town. Dinner and overnight in hotel.
· Shanthi Stupa
· Leh Palace
· Leh Market
Dinner and night stay in Leh.
Early morning transfers to Kushok Bakula Airport, Leh for your onward destination.