Ladakh with Kashmir Tour
Duration : 12 Nights / 13 Days
Destination : Leh - Monastery Sightseeing - Leh - Khadung'la - Nubra -
Hunder - Turtuk - Pangong - Leh - Sham Valley - Alchi
- Uleytoko - Lamayuru - Kargil - Sonamarg - Srinagar - Gulmarg - Pahalgam - Srinagar
Day 01 : Leh
Arrival Leh by morning flight and transfer to the hotel. Full day of
complete rest for acclimatization to the high altitude of Leh (11,500 ft /
35 00 mtrs). Overnight in hotel.
02 : Leh Monastery sightseeing
After breakfast, full day Leh Sightseeing first visit to Hemis
Monastery, Thiksay Monastery , Shey Monastery, after visit to 3 Idiot Movie
School, after lunch back to leh city, and visit to Shanti Stupa Evening back
to Hotel, Overnight stay.
Day 03 : Leh - Nubra Hunder Valley (Approx 4- 5 Hrs)
After breakfast leave for Nubra Valley, driving across Khardong-la (alt:
18,380 ft). After descending from the pass, drive on for sightseeing of
Sumoor area. proceed to Hunder Check-in at Hotel/Camp, freshen up & later
you can have a Double Hump Bactarian Camel ride. Dont forget to click this
unique mammal, found in cold Desert. It was once used to carry the trade
material on silk route. Overnight stay at Hunder/Nubra Camps/Hotel.
Day 04 : Hunder - Turtuk - Hunder (Approx 2 - 3 hrs)
After early Breakfast, move towards Highest Motorable Road of The World,
KhardungLa Pass. Have a cup of Tea there, get yourself clicked with the
Khardungla Signboard by BRO & proceed towards Turtuk- the Land of Baltis,
which was under control of Pakistan before 1971 War between the two nations.
You may like to visit 16 century Mosque and Minaret, Royal house of Yabgo
dynasty, Ruin palace of Pun Khar, Historic polo ground. Overnight stay at
Day 05 : Hunder - Pangong Lake (Approx 4- 5 Hrs)
In the morning visit / explore Deskit, Hundar and the Sand Dunes where you
can enjoy a short camel safari using the double-humped Bactrian camel found
here (optional on direct payment). Later drive to Pangong Lake via Shyok
Village crossing Durbuk and Tangste finally reaching The beautiful Pangong
lake. After full day of sightseeing around the Lake check-in at fixed tented
camp near the lake at Spangmik or drive back for 30 kms to Tangtse and check
into Hotel / Guest House for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 06: Pangong - Leh (Approx 6 Hrs)
Early Morning after breakfast check out camp and back to leh via crossing
the Chang-la pass (alt: 17370 ft.)
Afternoon rich in Hotel and rest and evening free for shopping . Overnight
Day 07 :- Leh - Sham Valley - Alchi - Lamayuru - Kargil
After breakfast drive to Kargil On the way visit Hall of Fame, Gurudwara
Pathar Sahib, Magnetic Point, Sangam (confluence of Indus & Zanskar Rivers)
and then the 11th century Alchi Choskor, oldest surviving monastic complex
famous for its wall frescoes and architecture - a UNESCO listed heritage
site. after visit to Lamayuru monastery and the adjoining 'Moonland'
hills. after drive to Kargil, Check in Hotel and Overnight stay.
Day 08 :- Kargil - Drass Sonamarg - Srinagar (205kms)
After Breakfast check out hotel and drive to Srinagar driving through Drass (famous as the second
coldest inhabited place in the world) Drass Kargil War Memorial Hall and crossing the Zoji-la Pass
(11,500-ft. / 3,505 m) to reach Sonamarg from where it's a smooth 2-hour
drive to Srinagar through the beautiful Kashmir countryside. Overnight at
Day 09 :Srinagar Sightseeing
Enjoy the early morning breakfast and today we proceed for local sightseeing
at Srinagar visiting to some well known tourist spots that include Mughal
Gardens, Nishat Bagh, Shalimar Bagh the gem of Srinagar, Hazratbal Shrine
and Shankarcharya Temple. Dinner and overnight stay will be at Houseboat /
Day 10 : Srinagar - Gulmarg - Srinagar (56 Km)
After Breakfast drive to Gulmarg, enjoy on the way colorful flower, full day
excursion trip to Gulmarg it is one of the most beautiful hill station in
this world and also called meadows of flower. It has world highest golf
course (World Highest) and Gulmarg is also famous for winter sports skiing
etc. Enjoy guided sightseeing of Gulmarg also enjoy Gondola ride (Cable car,
own cost) from Gulmarg to Khilan. Return back to Srinagar. Overnight
Day 11 : Srinagar - Pahalgam (3 - 4 hrs)
After breakfast drive to Pahalgam. On arrival at Pahalgam check in at hotel.
Later enjoy the nature and admire the beauty of this calm place and be in
awe of the serene surroundings. Also visit "Valley of Shepherds". One can
also enjoy a pony ride to nearby places like Chandanwadi (on a direct hire
basis) or if you are an avid nature lover you may take pleasure in a
peaceful walk along the River Lidder. Pahalgam is famous for some trekking
routes also & is the base camp for Amarnath Pilgrimage. Overnight stay at
Day 12 : Pahalgam - Srinagar
After Breakfast check out hotel drive back to Srinagar and check in Hotel,
evening free and shopping
Day 13 : Srinagar Departure
After breakfast check out hotel and transfer to Srinagar airport for your
onward flight back home.
End of the trip and services.