A visit to the top of the world, Leh-Ladakh features most of the world’s highest motorable passes with the spectacular beauty of snow-capped mountains. Admired for its unparalleled scenic views, pristine icy lakes, and swirling roads, Ladakh is becoming the most Instagrammable place in India and is on everyone’s bucket list. Adding to its exceptional beauty are the ancient Buddhist monasteries mostly nestled in the mountains and from thousands of years.
The unique thing about the Ladakh terrain is that it has mountains, forests, deserts, lakes, rivers, waterfalls in one beautiful and dynamic geography.
Route: Leh – Sham valley – Khardungla – Pangong Tso – Leh
Duration: 5 Days & 4 Nights
Start point: Leh Airport
Endpoint: Leh Airport
Passes covered: Khardung-la (18,000 ft) and Chang-la (17,688 ft)
Things to do:
How to reach:
The easiest way to travel to Ladakh is by air. The nearest airport is Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport (IXL) located in Leh. This airport is connected with many international airports in India like Delhi. It also receives flights from Srinagar, Jammu, Chandigarh, and other common destinations in India.
After landing in Leh, get welcomed by our representative in a traditional way
Later get transferred to the hotel in a sanitised vehicle with a welcome drink at the time of check-in
Enjoy a hearty breakfast in the hotel and gradually get acclimatized to the climate
Later in the evening, visit the Leh Market, Leh Palace, and Shanti Stupa
Indulge in a lip-smacking dinner in the hotel
Overnight stay at the hotel in Leh
Begin your day early with a delicious breakfast and prepare for an adventurous drive to the legendary 'Sham Valley'.
Visit the confluence of the Zanskar- Indus Rivers, which is also the world highest river rafting point
Experience the world-famous Hall of fame and learn more about the Indo-Pak wars and the martyrs
Visit the Magnetic Hill, where you can witness the unusual phenomenon of vehicles sliding uphill on neutral gear
While returning to Leh, enjoy delicious langar at Gurudwara Pathar Sahib
Later visit SECMOL which is the actual 3-idiots school, where in order to get the admission you need to be 10th fail!
Later, enjoy dinner after you have experienced a day full of activities
Overnight stay at hotel in Leh
After breakfast in the hotel, prepare yourself for the ultimate adventure
Located at an altitude of 18,380 ft, Khardung La falls on an extremely scenic route in Ladakh.
Also, enjoy the most loved snacks - Maggi at the Khardungla Cafe.
Once back to Leh, enjoy leisure time to roam around at Mall road buy a souvenir for your loved ones
Overnight stay at hotel in Leh
This morning after a lovely breakfast, head towards Pangong Lake on the Indo-China border.
Featured in movies like 3-idiots and Jab Tak Hai Jaan, it is said to be the most beautiful lake in India.
Later, drive back to Leh via Changla and enjoy a flavorsome dinner
Overnight stay at the hotel in Leh.
Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport
Post breakfast, depart for Leh airport with a bag full of memories.
Have a great journey towards your destination.