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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 the hotel. In the evening take a walk through the Old town of Leh. Dinner & Overnight in Leh

Day 2: Leh - Uletokpo
After breakfast drive to Uletokpo enroute visiting Spituk Monastery, Magnetic Hill, Likir monastery. Arrive Uletokpo around lunch time. Post lunch hike to Mangyu Village (02 Hrs one way). Dinner & Overnight in Uletokp. 

Day 3: Uletokpo – Lamayuru – Leh
After breakfast drive to Lamayuru monastery after visiting the monastery drive back to Leh. On the way back visit a local Amchi (Himalayan Herbal Medicine practitioner) to see the ancient way of practicing medicine. Dinner & Overnight in Leh

Day 4: Leh – Nubra 
After breakfast we will start the journey to Nubra Valley over Khardungla pass, reach Nubra in the afternoon and check into fixed camp. Later explore Diskit monastery and hike to Hunder Sand Dunes. Return to Camp for dinner. Overnight in Nubra. 

Day 5: Nubra
Post breakfast drive to Sumur Village (60 Kms / 02 hrs) and visit Smasthaling monastery, continue drive to Ensa monastery (10 Kms / 30 Min.) & trek upto the monastery (01 Hrs trek one way) after visiting the monastery trek to the small hiden 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. Return to the camp in the evening for a session of bonfire and light music, followed by dinner. Overnight in Nubra. 

Day 6: Nubra – Leh
After breakfast drive back to Leh once again crossing the mighty Khardungla pass. Arrive Leh and visit H.E Palga Rinpoche for a wonderful spiritual experience. Return to the hotel in Leh for dinner. Overnight in Leh.

Day 7: Departure
After breakfast check out from the hotel and transfer to Leh airport to board flight to onward destination
 

Includes:

  • Accommodation in well-appointed room.
  • Buffet breakfast and dinner at the hotels coffee shop/fixed restaurant
  • Transfers and tours by Non Air-conditioned vehicle as per itinerary 
  • Heritage Walk of Leh.
  • Tea sessions 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.
  • Inner line Permit & Environmental Fees
  • All applicable taxes

Excludes:

  • Any Air fare/ Rail fare 
  • Travel insurance
  • Any camera fees
  • 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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