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Leh Monesteries Tour

Day 1: Arrival in Leh

On your arrival at the Leh airport, You will meet our representative at the Leh Airport who will  receive you and assists while you take a transfer to the hotel. Upon arrival check in to the hotel, where you can rest or spend the day visiting the Leh market, Shanti Stupa and acclimatizing yourself to the climate. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 2: Excursion to Monasteries

In the morning after breakfast, proceed for sightseeing tour of leh and we visit Spituk monastery. This monastery was built in the 15th century in the reign of Grags ‘bum-Ide. The Spituk monastery is built like a fortress. We will also visit the Hall of Fame museum constructed by the Indian army. There would be a sightseeing tour to Sankar Gompa, 3 kms away from Leh town. After that, we visit the architectural ruins of Leh Palace which is modelled on Lhasa’s Potala Palace. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 3: Leh to Uleytokpo

In the morning after breakfast and check-out from hotel. Later Begin driving towards Uleytokpo. Get transferred to a hotel, and check-in to the hotel. We will drive 6 kms towards Phyang Gompa. Further down, we visit Likir Gompa situated atop a windy cliff overlooking the valley of Liki. Next stop would be Basgo which is one of the most impressive Ladakhi citadels even though it’s in ruins. We then drive to Alchi, Ladakh’s most loved monastery, before continuing to Uleytokpo. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 4: Uleytokpo to Leh

In the morning after breakfast and check-out from hotel. The day starts early with a visit to Lamayuru.  Later Begin driving towards Leh en route visiting Rizong Gompa which is also known as a meditation paradise. Upon arrival we check into our hotel for dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 5: Matho, Stakna and Stok

In the morning after breakfast, we will proceed for sightseeing tour Matho. Matho is a monastery 26 kms south east of Leh on the opposite bank of the Indus River. Stakna though a small monastery, also comprises the private apartments of the monks which have recently been decorated in the Tibetan style. Stok lies on the side of the Tsangspo River located to the south of Leh. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 6: Shey, Thiksey and Mahabodhi

In the morning after breakfast, we will proceed for sightseeing the Indus valley tour comprises Thiksey, Mahabodhi and Shey, the ancient capital of Ladakh. Thiksey is an impressive complex with tier upon tier on hill. On the drive back to Leh, we’ll stop at Mahabodhi which is a centre in Ladakh for talks on Dharma and meditation. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 7: Leh

In the morning after having breakfast, In the medieval era, it is believed that the defeated Mughals were offered to Buddha’s deity Maitreya. We visit Sabu oracle for Prophecy Namgyal peak in the early morning which also houses Maitreya. The rest of the day is for self exploration and any last minute shopping. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 8: Departure

In the morning after having breakfast, Check out from the hotel and transfer to Leh airport  catch the flight for your onward destination.

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