Tour Code : LC-HL-34
Highlights of Ladakh
Duration: 3 nights / 4 days
Ladakh is one of the dream destinations for any traveler in India. With its rich history and culture, beautiful monasteries, stunning scapes, and unique wildlife, Ladakh appeals to any sort of traveler.
Lying on the Tibetan Plateau, Ladakh is a high-altitude desert landscape surrounded by rugged snow-capped peaks, and dotted with beautiful high-altitude lakes and mountain passes.
Not every Ladakh holiday has to be a long vacation. This tour is specially designed to help you make the most of your quick Ladakh getaway, and experience as much as possible.
Day 01: Delhi – Leh
Arrive at Leh airport by morning flight from Delhi. This flight is one of the most sensational flights in the world. On a clear day from one side of the aircraft can be seen in the distance the peaks of K2, Nanga Parbat, Gasherbrum and on the other side of the aircraft, so close that you feel you could reach out and touch it, is the Nun Kun massif.
Upon arrival you will be transferred to your hotel. Allow yourself a little time to settle in and acclimatize since you have gone from a relatively low elevation in New Delhi to over 11,000 feet! During the afternoon, you can walk through the old town, beneath the Leh Palace, to explore this fascinating city. Overnight in hotel.
Day 02: Shey Palace – Thiksey Monastery – Hemis Monastery – Stok Palace
After breakfast, proceed for a full day of sightseeing of Shey Palace, Thiksey and Hemis monasteries, and the Stok Palace. Thiksey is an imposing monastery and one of the finest examples of Ladakhi architecture. This Gompa is situated on the top of the hill and forms part of Gelukpa order. The 12-storey monastery complex contains numerous stupas, statues, thankas, wall paintings, swords and a large pillar engraved with the Buddha’s teachings, and there are sacred shrines and many precious objects to be seen. The successive reincarnation of the Skyabje Khampo Ringpoche acts as in-charge of the monastery. The main prayer hall has a 15m high seated Buddha figure. Overnight in hotel.
Day 03: Khardungla
After breakfast proceed for an unforgettable drive to the top of the world’s highest motorable mountain pass Khardungla, at a height of about 18,300 ft. Enjoy the spectacular views of the Himalayas. Return by the afternoon. Afternoon free to explore the local markets on your own. Overnight hotel.
Day 04: Leh – Delhi
Transfer to the airport to fly to Delhi.
Please let us know the number of people traveling on this tour and we will send you the total cost. We also specialize in customizing the tour. Should you need any changes we would be happy to modify the itinerary.
The tour may include arrangements such as accommodation, travel, meals, permit, guides, activities, etc. or services as required by the client.
How to book
The booking of this itinerary is with Asian Adventures Asian Adventures B-9, Sector-27
Noida 201301 (UP) India
phone : +91 120 4222797, +91 9266519519
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Tour Code : LC-HL-34
Website : www.asianadventures.in