Duration : 07 Nights / 08 Days
Destinations Covered : Leh - Lamayuru - Rizong - Uley Topko - Alchi - Likir - Pangong Tso - Khardung La Pass - Rafting - Leh
DAY 01 : ARRIVAL LEH
Upon arrival at Leh, meet to our assistance, transfer to hotel. After welcome tea/ coffee/ breakfast on arrival, take complete rest for acclimatization to the high altitude of Leh (11,500 ft / 3500 mtrs). In the late afternoon walk in the markets. Dinner & overnight at the hotel.
DAY 02 : LEH
The morning, after breakfast visit Shey Palace, Thiksey Monastery, Hemis Monastery & Stok Palace Museum. Drive back to hotel for lunch, post lunch visit Sanakar Gompa, Shanti Stupa, Tsemo Castle and Leh Palace. Overnight at the hotel.
DAY 03 : LEH-LAMAYURU-RIZONG-ULEY TOPKO
After early breakfast leave for Lamayuru (127 kms.), believed to be the oldest site where a monastery was founded during the 11th century AD. Lamayuru monastery is famous for the spectacular setting in the backdrop of the 'Moonland' feature. After sightseeing and lunch here, drive back toward Uley Topko, check-in at the Ulley Ethnic Resort, Rest of the time visit Rizong Gompa, Overrnight stay at Uley Topko Ethenic Resort.
DAY 04 : ULEY TOPKO-ALCHI-LIKIR-LEH
After breakfast drive to Khardong-La (80 kms round trip), highest motorable pass in the world (alt: 18,380 ft.)On the drive back from the pass, you will be rewarded with spectacular views of the Indus Valley and the endless peaks of the Zanskar range. Rest of the day free to explore the markets. Dinner & overnight at hotel.
DAY 05 : LEH-PANGONG TSO (LAKE)
Early departure (6 AM) for Pangong Lake (approx. 300 kms round trip) via Chang-la pass (alt: 17370 ft.). Pangong Lake (alt: 14,500 ft.) is 4-5 kms wide and over 135 kms long, about two-third of which lies on the other side of the Indo-China Border. After sightseeing and lunch at the lakeside, drive back to Leh, reaching in the late afternoon / evening. Dinner & overnight at hotel.
DAY 06 : LEH-KHARDUNG LA PASS-LEH
The morning drive to Khardong-La (80 kms round trip), highest motorable pass in the world (alt: 18,380 ft.) and recorded in the Guinness Book of World Records. On the drive back from the pass, you will be rewarded with spectacular views of the Indus Valley and the peaks of the Zanskar range. Rest of the day free to explore the markets. Dinner & overnight at hotel.
DAY 07 : RAFTING
After breakfast drive to Phey, the rafting points, commence 30 kms/ 3 hrs rafting till the confluence of Indus and Zanskar river. Afternoon leisure for shopping and get relax. Dinner and Overnight at hotel. NOTE : Rafting is possible onward May.... (We give you the optional day hike near by the Sabu Village).
DAY 08 : LEH DEP.
Early morning transfer to the airport for taking the flight back home.