Amazing Ladakh

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Leh Leh 01-Mar-2013 31-Jul-2013 6 Nights /
7 Days
Rs. 20,150.00

Highlights of the tour
ladakhBetween the great Himalayas and Karakoram mountains, Ladakh is the “Land of High Passes” that reflects strong Tibetan Buddhist influence. Popularly admired as “Little Tibet”, “The Moon Land” and ‘the last Shangri La, Ladakh is blend of sandy dunes in dessert, serene blue waters, freezing winds and gorgeous snow-clad mountains. This popular hill station in Jammu and Kashmir is famous for its picturesque views, peaceful natural bliss and elegant monasteries. This rough exterior and spiritual culture delights travellers with adventure sports, spiritual insights and peaceful beauty.

Day 01: Arrival at Leh

arroval at lehOnce you reach Leh by flight or road, you would be whisked away to your hotel, where you can relax and get comfortable with the weather and altitude. Then, you would enjoy lovely dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.

 

 

Day 02: Leh

arroval at leh2Enjoy the fresh cool ambiance and hot breakfast in the morning. Then begin Leh sightseeing tour. You would visit Thiksey Monastery or Thikse Gompa. This monastery belongs to Yellow Hat (Gelugpa) sect of Tibetan Buddhism. The monastery, which is situated at an altitude of 3,600 m, is a 12-storey complex that exhibits various stupas, statues,sword and Thangka wall paintings. You would visit Hermis Monastery. It is one of the wealthiest monasteries in in India. Their Tibetan style architecture is divided in 2 parts. There is a assembly hall called Dukhang and temple known asTshogkhang. Next up, you would visit an ancient royal palace that was developed into a monastery. Shey Palace, which is also known as Shey Monastery or Shey Gompa. This architecturally and culturally rich monastery is famous for 39 feet high golden statue of Sakyamuni Buddha. Then, you would explore Stok Museum, which was constructed in 1825 by King Tsespal Tondup Namgyal; the last ruler of independent Ladakh. Today it showcases royal artefacts like royal crowns, precious heirlooms, precious stones and jewellery and 16th century Thangka paintings too. After this trip, you can explore Leh on your own or relax at the hotel. You would have a free evening to indulge your desires. Then, you would return to hotel for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 03: Leh

Day 03LehHog on the delicious hot breakfast and step out for sightseeing Leh. You will explore Alchi Monastery, which is also known as Alchi Choskhor Monastery or Alchi Gompa. This beautiful 12th century monastery exhibits some of the oldest paintings in Ladakh that reflect artistic and spiritual influence of ancient kings of Kashmir. You would also visit a Sikh temple; Gurudwara Pathar Sahib. Next up, you would explore magnetic Hills, which is a amazing gravity hill with mysteriously alleged magnetic properties. Lastly, you would visit Hall of Fame and honor the brave Indian soldiers, who lost their lives in Indo-Pak war. Indian army has constructed and maintained this museum in their honor. Then you would return to the hotel for fresh supper and restful night.

Day 04: Nubra Valley

ubra ValleyAfter the breakfast, you would head out for a 5 hour journey to Nubra Valley. On the way, your first stop would be at Khardong La, which is also known as Khardong Pass or Khardzong La. This pass is one of the highest motorable roads in the world. After the scenic journey through snow-clad mountains, you would enjoy a camel safari in Sand dunes. Later, you would return to the hotel for overnight stay after this wonderful experience.

 

Day 05: Nubra Valley – Leh

Nubra Valley - LehHave a hot and delicious breakfast. Then, you would start your journey for Diskit Monastery, which is also known as Deskit Gompa or Diskit Gompa. This is the oldest and largest monastery in Nubra Valley, Ladakh. Diskit Monastery is part of Gelugpa order, also known as Yellow Hat sect of Tibetan Buddhism. Then, you would come back to Leh for the free leisure evening. After enjoying the evening as per your choice, you would have a peaceful overnight stay at the hotel.

 

 

Day 06: Leh – Pangong Lake – Leh

pangonglakeAfter a hot and energizing breakfast, you would head out for a full day trip to Pangong Lake. It’s the highest salt water lake, situated at 4350 m. Interestingly, this lake is shared by China and India. This lake is famous for breathtaking scenery and variety of beautiful birds in the region. After exploring Paangong Lake, you would return to the hotel for hot meal and overnight stay.

Day 07: Departure from Leh

ladakh22Say bye to gorgeous Ladakh and start your onward journey in early morning.

Type of Hotels

Destination

No. of Nights

Standard Hotels

Leh

05

Royal Heritage / Mansarovar / Similar

Nubra

01

Deluxe Camps / Similar

Package Prices Per Person (for Indian Nationals)

Room Category

Adult in Twin

Extra Adult

Child No Bed

Standard

Rs. 20,150

Rs. 12,390

Rs. 10,750

Important Notes
* Mentioned package cost is net and non-commissionable to you.

* Above rates are not valid during Diwali, Christmas and New Year. Peak season surcharge will be applicable as per the individual hotel policy.

What is included in this price?

Cost Includes:

  • Assistance upon arrival and departure.
  • Accommodation on Twin / Triple sharing basis as per itinerary.
  • Daily Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner (only packed lunch will be provided during long day trips).
  • Return airport transfer along with all sightseeing by Non A/C Tavera / Innova / Xylo / Similar.
  • Inner line permits to restricted area.
  • Environmental fee.
  • All taxes.

Cost Excludes:

  • Airfare / train fare.
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, tips, liquor, boating & joy rides.
  • Any other item not specified in “Cost Includes”.
  • Any usage of vehicle not mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Guide & entrance fees other than mentioned.
  • Any cost arising due to natural calamities like landslides, road blocks etc (to be borne by the clients directly on the spot).
  • Any increase in taxes or fuel, leading to an increase in surface transportation & land arrangements which may come into effect prior to departure.
  • Government Service Tax @ 3.09%

Terms & Conditions : (Show General Terms & Conditions)

  • Prices are based on a minimum of 2 adults traveling together.
  • Prices are based on Standard Rooms.
  • Surcharge is applicable for a passenger traveling alone.
  • ‘Child Rate’ applies to children, between the ages of 2 to 12 years.
  • Prices for Non Indian Nationals are available on request.
  • These rates are not applicable during any Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, Trade-fairs and High Season.
  • All bookings and confirmations are subject to availability.
  • Amendment charges, cancellation charges will be applicable as per our terms & conditions.
  • Any increase in the hotel tariffs, fuel charges or taxes, which may come into effect prior to the departure, will lead to an increase in the tour price. Any difference in the price will be payable by the client.
  • There will be no refund on unused service.
  • The hotel names are given for guideline purpose. The confirmation could be in the same or an alternate hotel in a similar category, subject to availability.
  • Rates are subject to change, without prior notice.
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