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LEH


From USD 920 * | from £ 671.6*

per person sharing

Leh, a high-desert city in the Himalayas, is the capital of the Leh region in northern India’s Jammu and Kashmir state. Originally a stop for trading caravans, Leh is now known for its Buddhist sites and nearby trekking areas.

DAY 1: 
LEH: Arrive at Leh airport on arrival meet and assist by our representative and transfer to your hotel. Rest day at leisure.  Overnight in Leh.

DAY 2: 
LEH: Today our day starts early in the morning. Visit Thiksey monastery, after breakfast walk to Shey Village visit Shey Palace. After drive to Stok Palace which is the resident of current King of Ladakh. Overnight in Leh.

DAY 3:    
LEH - ULETOKPO: After breakfast drive to Uletokpo (85 Kms / 03 hrs) Enroute visiting Spituk Monastery, Magnetic Hill, Likir monastery. Later continue drive to Uletokpo. Post lunch hike to Mangyu Village (02 Hrs one way). Overnight in Uletokpo.

DAY 4: 
ULETOKPO – LAMAYURU – LEH: After breakfast drive to Lamayuru monastery (40 Kms / 01 hr.) after visiting the monastery drive back to Leh (120 Kms / 03 hrs). On the way back visit a local Amchi (Himalayan Herbal Medicine practitioner) Learn about some of the rare herbal medicines still being used to cure some of the most common and un-common ailments. Overnight in Leh.

DAY 5:    
LEH - NUBRA: After breakfast we will start the journey to Nubra Valley over Khardungla pass – the world’s higest motorable pass at 18300 Ft. Later explore Diskit monastery and hike to Hunder Sand Dunes (02 hrs). Return to the camp and overnight stay at Diskit village in Nubra valley.

DAY 6: 
NUBRA: Post breakfast drive to Sumur Village (60 Kms / 02 hrs) to visit a local school. trek upto the monastery (01 Hrs trek one way) after visiting the monastery trek to the small hidden lake – Yarab Tso (01 Hr. trek one way) after finishing the trekking visit Panamik hot springs and take a dip in the spring water to eliminate the days tiredness. Overnight in Nubra

DAY 7: 
NUBRA – LEH: Drive Back Leh (120 Kms / 06 hrs) once again crossing the mighty Khardungla pass. Arrive Leh and visit H.E Palga Rinpoche for a wonderful spiritual experience. Overnight in Leh

DAY 8: 
DEPATURE: After breakfast at the hotel transfer to Leh airport to board flight for onward journey.     
 

**End of Services**

Includes:

  • Accommodation for 07 nights and 08 days
  • Buffet breakfast and buffet dinners at the hotels and lunches while on drives and sightseeing will be packed. 
  • Transfers and tours by Non Air-conditioned vehicle as per itinerary 
  • 01 Ladakhi lunch at local house in Stok village.
  • 01 Tea session at local house at Mangyu village. 
  • Meeting with Tibetan Amchi    
  • Private audience with H.E. Palga Rinpoche (subject to his availability in Leh) 
  • Local English speaking guide and entrances to monuments, for sightseeing as per itinerary.
  • Innerline Permit
  • All taxes including Government Service Tax.
     

Excludes:

  • Any Air fare /rail fare / travel insurance.
  • Any camera fees.
  • Rafting & Camel Safari Charges. 
  • Any expenses of personal nature like tip, laundry, table drinks, Phone etc.
  • Any other expense not mentioned in includes
  • Cost incidental to any change in the itinerary/ stay on account of flight cancellation due to bad weather, ill health, roadblocks and/or any factors
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