Leh region gives you the experience of the highest motorable passes in the world along with the incomparable beauty of the mountains covered with snow. 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. It offers you a stay amidst the beautiful valley of mountains and a starlit sky in the night. Don’t forget to explore the white-washed majestic monasteries that adds to the divine energy of this cold desert.
Route: Leh – Sham Valley – Khardungla- Nubra Valley – Pangong – Chang-la – Stok village – Leh.
Duration: 7 Days & 6 Nights
Start point: Leh Airport
Endpoint: Leh Airport
Passes covered: Khardung-la (18,000 ft) and Chang-la (17,688 ft)
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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.
Leh Airport Travel Terminal
After landing in Leh, get welcomed by our representative in a traditional way
Later get transferred to the hotel in a sanitized 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 a 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 and thrill
Overnight stay at hotel in Leh
After breakfast in the hotel, prepare yourself for the ultimate adventure
The journey from Leh to Nubra falls on a very scenic route
Known as the gateway to the Shyok and Nubra valleys, the Khardung-La pass is the world's highest all-season motorable road.
Also, enjoy the most loved snacks - Maggi at the Khardungla Cafe.
As you descend from Khardung-la, experience the white sand dunes in Nubra and enjoy a ride of the double-humped camel, exclusively found in Ladakh.
Later enjoy camping the bonfire under the sky full of stars.
Overnight stay at the campsite in Nubra Valley.
In the morning after breakfast, drive to Pangong Lake on the Indo-China border
The lake is a major attraction of the region and is amongst the highest altitude saline water lakes in the world and changes colors from shades of blue to green to red
Enjoy the scenic beauty with the view of the shyok river on one side and the mountains on another side
Featured in movies like 3-idiots and Jab Tak Hai Jaan, enjoy the place in Bollywood style and take a picture with famous 3-idiots scooter
Overnight stay at a campsite near Pangong lake
Wake up in the morning to the beautiful Pangong Lake view
The journey from Pangong Lake back to Leh takes you via Chang La, a mountain pass situated at an altitude of 17,590 feet (5360 meters).
Along the way, pay a visit to the Druk White Lotus School, which shot to fame with the movie ‘3 Idiots’ as the site where the last scene was shot
Known to be the largest Tibetan monastery in Ladakh, visit Thiksey monastery housing several stupas, statues, and other Buddhist artifacts in its 12 story structure.
Reach Leh and enjoy a delicious dinner at the hotel
Overnight stay at a hotel in Leh.
After a sumptuous breakfast, it's time to explore the Stok village
The picturesque, quaint village of Stok lies nestled at the base of the might Stok range with the Stok Kangri peak (6150 m). The valley, home to the Stok Chu river is a very green and fertile area
Stroll through white-washed Chortens and mud-brick homes strewn across barley fields, adorned by fluttering prayer flags wielded in the wind
Later, enjoy traditional 'Ladakhi Lunch' served hot in a 200-year-old house by a local Ladakhi family.
Rest for a while and in the evening roam around the Leh city local Bazar
Later savor a lip-smacking dinner
Overnight stay at your hotel in Leh
Fly out of Leh And it's already time to say goodbye to your fellow travelers and this magical land.
After breakfast, we will drop you at the airport to take your flight out of Leh.