5 Nights 6 Days tour offers visit to beautiful Pangong Lake situated at a height of 4350m and 134 kms long, a must visit site in Ladakh. Also visit Hemis Thiksey Monastery, Khardungla Pass, Leh Palace and Stok Palace Museum.
Take an early morning flight to reach Leh, the capital of Ladakh situated at a height of 11800 ft above sea level. As you land at the Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport, transfer to your guest house/hotel is promptly arranged. Check into your room and spend the day taking rest and adapting to the low air pressure, which is must to settle yourself to the high altitudes of Ladakh.Late afternoon, visit Shanti stupa, a true Buddhist architectural gem. Use the evening to scout local markets. Overnight stay is at the guest house/hotel.
Drive to Spituk. Today we’ll cover Spituk Monastery, the famous Magnetic Hills, the conflunce of Indus and Zanskar River near Nimoo and visit to Pather Sahib an important Sikh Pilgrimage Site.
A full day excursion to 3 idiots fame Pangong Lake which is a 135 km drive from Leh. The Pangong Lake is nearly 140km long and 3-5km wide and more than half of it lies in the Tibetan territory. Since you return by the evening, you can roam about Leh’s local markets looking for a deal or two. Overnight stay at the guest house/hotel.
Early morning, leave on road to Khardungla Pass which is situated at a height of 18380 ft and considered as the highest motorable pass of the world. Return back to Leh.
Today is the day for cultural immersion in and around Leh. Sightseeing will include visit to Thiskay Gompa, one of the most breathtaking monasteries in Ladakh. We would also visit Shey Palace in the vicinity. After that we’d go Hemis which hosts one of the most well-known festivals in Ladakh. After visiting the monasteries we will drive to Stok Palace Museum which showcases royal artefacts and paraphernalia.
Early morning transfer to Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport on time to board flight for onward destination.