On arrival at Leh airport, our representative will be there to meet you and transfer to your pre booked hotel. Check in at the hotel. Rest of the day is free for acclimatization to the high altitude of Leh (11,500 ft/ 35 00 mts). Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Today In the morning after breakfast we will go for the sightseeing tour to explore some of the ancient monasteries in Leh. We will start with Shey Gompa is located approximately 15 kms from Leh. Earlier it used to be the summer palace of the kings of Ladakh. There are lots of Stupa and Gompas built around the palace. Shey palace was built in the beginning of 17’Th century AD by Deldan Namgyal. Thereafter, visit the Thiksey Gompa is considered to be one of the most beautiful monasteries in Ladakh. Hemis Gompa is one of the most famous and largest monasteries in Ladakh. It was founded in the early 17th century and belongs to the Drukpa order. Later return back to the hotel/guest house for a night stay.
Today, we will go for a full day excursion tour to Pangong Lake, which is approx. 300 kms round trip. The lake is located on the Indo-China Border. En route, we will be crossing the Chang-la pass (alt: 17370 ft.) After sightseeing tour around the lake, we will drive back to Leh, reaching late afternoon/evening. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
After breakfast in the morning, we will drive to visit 11th century Alchi Tsokar, the oldest surviving monastic heritage of Ladakh – a UNESCO listed heritage site. While returning back to Leh from here, we will visit Sangam (confluence of Indus & Zanskar Rivers), Magnetic Point, Gurudwara Pathar Sahib, Kali Mata (Temple of Guardians in Spituk monastery) and the Hall of Fame. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Today in the morning, we will leave for excursion to Khardung La (80 kms round trip/alt: 18,380 ft), highest motorable pass in the world that is recorded in the Guinness Book of World Records. Rest of the day is free to explore the local markets for shopping etc. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
In the morning after having breakfast, Check out from the hotel and transfer to Leh domestic airport to catch the flight for your onward Destination.