01: Delhi Arrival
Upon arrival at Delhi airport met our representative travel
to Chandigarh for overnight stay.
02: Chandigarh – Manali
In morning after breakfast have a city tour of Chandigarh.
In the evening drive to Manali Overnight journey.
Arrival at Manali by morning. On arrival at Manali transfer
to hotel for relax and acclimatise. In the afternoon visit
Hadimba Devi Temple. By evening explore the mall road. Overnight
stay at hotel.
04: Manali – Sarchu
Early in the morning transfer to Sarchu with pack lunch via
Rohtang Pass, Keylong. The trail is full of magnificent beauty.
Upon arrival at Sarchu check in deluxe tent. Evening free
to explore the surroundings for acclimatization. Dinner and
overnight stay at the camp.
05: Sarchu – Leh
Early morning drive to Leh gives you a feeling of being in
the high Tibetan Plateau. Further
drive to Leh town, overnight at hotel.
is the fascinating capital of the Autonomous Hill Council
of Ladakh, also known as Little Tibet. The important monasteries
to visit in and around Leh are Shey, Thiksey, Hemis, Spituk,
Shakar as well as the Shanti Stupa, Stok Palace and main Bazaar.
The Leh palace dominating the town was the former home of
the Namgyal Dynasty.
06: Leh – Shey – Thiksey - Hemis
On this day you will go a sightseeing trip to some ancient
monasteries in this area.
is about 15 kms from Leh. It used to be the summer palace
of the kings of Ladakh. There are lots of Stupas and Gompas
built around the palace. Shey palace was built by Deldan Namgyal
in the beginning of 17’Th century AD. Main attraction
in Shey is the 12m Shakyamuni Buddha statue inside the Dresthang
Gompa, close to Shey is about 17 kms from Leh. The monastery
is considered to be one of the most beautiful in Ladakh and
belongs to the Gelukspa order.
about 45 kms south of Leh it is one of the most famous and
largest monastery in Ladakh. It belongs to the Drukpa order
and was founded in the early 17’Th century. The setting
is perfect with the monastery cradled in a lovely valley,
surrounded by streams and fronted by long Mani walls. Overnight
stay at the guest house.
07: Leh Khardung La – Leh (40 kms/2 hrs)
In the morning drive for the Khardung – La Pass. This
is the ultimate challenge of the trip. It is the highest motorable
road in the world taking you to a dizzy 5,600m! The view from
the top is spectacular, stretching from the Indus valley in
the South over the endless peaks and ridges of the Zanskar
range to the giants of the Sesser Massif in the North. You
can feel proud of a true achievement as you finish the trip
with your final satisfying descent. Evening back to Leh for
dinner and overnight stay.
08: Leh – Delhi
In the morning take a flight for Delhi. Upon arrival at Delhi
transfer to hotel. By night depart for international airport.
Trip and Services Ends.