About This Itinerary
Best Customized Trip Itinerary For Leh Ladakh - 10 Nights and 11 Days
Arrival Manali by morning check-in at hotel fresh-n-up & relax.This day has been kept for acclimatization purpose , however you can go for Manali sightseeing on your own.Places to visit-Hadimba temple, Jogni waterfall, Vashisht temple, Mall road, and old Manali cafes. Explore the market area by evening Brie & overnight stay in Manali.
After Breakfast, drive to Jispa via Atal Tunnel. You will cross your first high altitude ,and descend in to Lahaul valley.Dinner and Overnight stay in Jispa
Jispa - Leh
After breakfast drive to Leh via Baralacha La, Nakee La, Lachulung La and Tanglang La passes. Dinner and Overnight stay in Leh
Leh Local Sightseeing
An early start by having breakfast and leaving by 8AM. Drive to the prestigious Hall of Fame, a museum constructed by the Indian Army and then visit the sacred Spituk Monastery. A beautiful drive towards.Magnetic hill, Pathar Sahib, and then to the meeting point of the feisty Zanskar and the rich Indus. Post Lunch Visit Shanti Stupa and Leh Palace. Evening free for leisure and acclimatization. Explore the local Leh Market and some cafes around. Dinner and Overnight stay in Leh
Exploring the tri-armed valley of Nubra
After breakfast and a 5-hour drive through the highest motorable road in the world, the Khardungla Pass, we arrive at Nubra, the valley that is surrounded by beautiful villages and tremendous scenery. By afternoon, we arrive at Hunder, take some rest and head towards exploring the villages of the beautiful town of Hunder. Experiencing the district of Diskit and a camel safari through the sand dunes. A wholesome stay at the camp.
Recapturing moments from history: Turtuk and Visiting the Siachen Base Camp
Leave early after breakfast at around 8 am for the day excursion to Turtuk and Siachen. The drive from Nubra to Turtuk is one of the most fascinating and prestigious journeys in Ladakh. A less popular destination, recently opened for travellers to witness the spectacular beauty of the valley. This region is controlled mainly by Ladakh Scouts or a rear department of the Indian Army. Baltistan is a beautiful village with the charming people who once slept in Pakistan and woke up in India the next morning.A full day excursion at Turtuk village, back to the camps Dinner and Overnight at the camp in Nubra Valley.
Nubra - Pangong Tso Via Shyok River
After breakfast check-out from camps, start your journey to the famous Pangong Tso via the Agam and Shyok villages.Pangong Tso which is perhaps one of the most amazing lakes in Asia changes its color 4 – 5 times a day.The Pangong Lake or “lake of the great hollow” is considered as the largest lake in Asia. The water is clearer though salty.The Crystal-clear salty water shines in many shades of blue depending upon its depth. It literally changes shades with sunlight.With a backdrop of mountains of various hues and colors, it is a sight for the Gods. At an elevation of 4300 meters, the air is cool even in summers at Ladakh.Pangong Lake is about 4 km wide on average and at least 136 Km long. The extent of the known portion is, therefore, upwards of 250 square miles (400 sq. km).Reach Pangong Lake & check in to the campsite.Dinner and Overnight stay in Pangong
Travel through the passes of Leh via Chang-la Pass
A drive to Leh after breakfast, a beautiful drive through the Chang-la Pass and visit the iconic monastery of Thiksey and Hemis, And a filmy visit to the school of Phunsuk Wangdu (Sonam Wangchuk)
Leh - Hanle
After breakfast , check-out from hotel and we will proceed towards Hanle which is around 254 kms from Leh in the Changthang region of Ladakh ,Hanle also houses an Indian Astronomical Observatory which is the world’s highest observatory in the world at a staggering height of 4500 Mtrs. The Hanle Observatory is operated by the Indian Institute of Astrophysics, Bengaluru and currently the second-highest optical observatory in the world, with an installed telescope of about 2.01 meters (6.5 feet) diameter.Dinner and Overnight stay in Hanle.
Hanle - Leh
After breakfast at the homestay, we will drive towards Leh, By evening explore the Leh market. Dinner and overnight stay in Leh.
We leave for the airport and board the flight for our destination. We may depart physically but our hearts will stay in the valleys of Leh.