Duration: 10 Days / 09 Nights
Destination Covered: Delhi – Leh - Indus Valley Tour - Nubra Valley - Leh - Tsomoriri Lake – Stok – Ulleytokpo - Leh –Delhi
Being in Leh – Ladakh is something which is beyond words! When you are here; it’s not you but the nature which speaks. You just sit still, wondering how God made this – with which brush he painted so much beauty which seems endless. And so, in this tour we take you around Ladakh to see the naturalness – beyond cut! Cutting the edge we get you closer to some of unique experiences like Yak ride, High Altitude Camel Ride, Highest Monastry, Highest Motorable Road and Valley of Flowers. Sitting in a SUV, this is the ultimate experience – and that’s why we have chosen it amongst the Top 10 Tours of India and placed it at 6th position!
You will be met by the executive of Travelogy India, who will greet you ‘Namaste’ on your arrival at Kushok Bakula Airport of Leh. You will then be accompanied to the hotel, where you will be handed over the tour documents after checking in the hotel. Then you will relax for the whole day at the hotel. In the evening, you will be given a short description about the tour by the guide. You will stay in the same hotel at night.
Next morning, soon after breakfast we will take you to Indus Valley – a place where Indus Valley Civilisation thrived. It’s the place where Bronze Age civilisations – Harappa and Mohenjo – daro thrived. Our guide will tell you more about the place. After this we shall move back to the hotel for lunch. After lunch we take you back to Leh city, where we will see the Likir Monastery. Shaded in pure white and brown, from a distance it looks no other than a palace itself. Our next destination is the Leh Palace (the palace covers a lot of area and can also be seen from the marketplace). Once you enter the Palace enjoy the relics, the starking red and golden colours which engulfs the palace and the artistry which is done all around. In the evening we shall return back to the local market. Enjoy the stunning lights, women selling vegetables which are fresher than anywhere else and heavily dressed local people. For dinner we shall be back in the hotel.
Nubra Valley one of the sub districts of Leh is much known for Khardung La Pass – highest motorable road. (Some of the Bollywood movies have been shot on this pass)! Enjoy being here as the beauty of this land is something which more than words can say! You can also see some of the local buses passing by and the brave drivers driving them especially during snowfall! Nubra valley is also known as Valley of Flowers. Some of the rarest flowers can be found here. Click them, take a picture them with absolute blue sky in the background and have fun! In the later afternoon, we shall go the Nubra Camp. We will also visit Samstanling and Panamic Hot Springs with medicinal properties. Night stay will be in Nubra Valley Camp.
Te beauty of Nubra valley lies in the beautiful landscapes. So, on the 4th day get up early and lose yourself in this eternal natural beauty. On this day we shall take you to Diskit - around 120 kms from Leh. It is here that we take you on the back of Camel for a High Altitude Camel Safari. So ride over Baceterian Camel over sand dunes of Hunder (name of a place). After this thrilling experience, get on the SUV to see the highest Lord Buddha Statue (106 feet tall) and a monastery here. Enjoy the scenic beauty of this place as we serve you lunch in the valley. Soon after a little lunch, we shall move back to the Nubra Valley Camp for rest and night stay.
Next morning, get up to move towards Yarabtso Lake – which is so heavenly, you won’t feel like leaving the place at all. Enjoy your breakfast here and sometime around this lake. After finishing breakfast, we shall be back in SUV to return to Leh. On reaching Leh, check in the hotel for lunch and a little rest. In the evening, if you wish explore the local market and do shopping.
Back in Leh, get up to refreshing cup of tea, get ready, have breakfast and get on to Tsomoriri Lake. To reach Tso-moriri lake we pass through Chumathang and Indus Valley. It’s around 220 kms from Leh. On reaching here the first place we shall see is Shey Palace. See the age defying colours and paintings in red, green, yellow and golden shades. From here we move on to see the Lake. On the way we will pass through Chumathang Hot Springs. Take a dip here if you wish to. Your lunch shall be arranged around the Tsomoriri Lake. A popular breeding area for migratory birds; you can see Brahimini Duck, Bar – headed goose and black cranes here! Enjoy the evening here as we move back to the base camp for dinner and night stay.
Our next destination is Stok which we will reach by passing Tsokar Lake. We are basically hitting back and it between we will see Tsokar Lake. Nature speaks here and sitting here can really give you a totally different experience. There is small monastery near – by which can be seen from the lake. Passing through Taglangla Pass we will reach Stok village. Move around a little to see the simple and peaceful life of village people. On returning to the hotel here we will serve hot Stok speciality Butter tea. Enjoy your dinner with barley drink – another specialty of this place.
Giving a little rest, we will serve a little late morning tea. After breakfast we shall move towards Ulley – just 65 kms away. On the way we shall see the 1000 years old Murals of Alchi Monastry and the statue of Maitreya Buddha. Have a good look at these mural paintings as they are classified amongst the best miniature paintings of Buddhism! On reaching Ulley, we shall check – in the hotel there and have supper. Evenings are at your own and dinner at the resort only.
The next morning, get up a little early as we take you for a thrilling experience of River Rafting in Ulley Valley! It’s a 1st level rafting which can be enjoyed by anyone. After this we shall be back to the hotel for lunch. After lunch we shall take to Leh. On reaching Leh, check in the hotel! In the evening we will take you around to see Magnetic Hill (which has magnetic properties – u can try your wrist watches or pen or even a hair clip!); Military Hall of Fame and Spituk Monastery. Shop here in the local Moti Market. Take a walk and get those headgears local women wear, long earrings apricots, woollens and all other stuff. In the evening, return back to the hotel for night stay.
On the last day of the tour, soon after breakfast, we will take you to the airport for way back home!