Ladakh, Ladakh Tour, Best of Ladakh Tour
Best of Ladakh Tour
(10 Days / 09 Nights)

(New Delhi-Leh(Spituk,Phyang,Thikse,Shey,Hemis)-KhardungLa Pass-Diskit-Panamic-Sumoor-Leh-Pangong-Leh-New Delhi)
(to view the route of this tour on a Map please click here)



Welcome

Rajasthan

North India

South India

East India

North East

Kerala

Gujarat

Kashmir

Ladakh

Himachal

Sikkim

Bhutan

Nepal

Tibet

Adventure

Bird Watching

WildLife

Safaris

Temples

Goa/Beaches

Special Tours

Train Tours

Ayurveda

Yoga

Festivals

Hotels

Car Rental

View All Tours

References

 

Ladakh Tours

Camel Safari in Ladakh

Zanskar River Rafting

Cycling in Ladakh

Ladakh Trekking Tour

Trekking in Markha

Ladakh Jeep Safari

Trekking in Ladakh

Ladakh Biking

Trekking in Nubra Valley

Jeep Safari in Ladakh

Land of Ladakh

Best of Ladakh

Impressions of Ladakh

Travel Tools

Airlines in India

Railway Timetable

India Dialing Codes

Currency Converter

Distance Calculator

Time Converter

Travel Guide

Indian Architecture 

Indian Embassies

Flight Sickness

India Information

Nepal Information 

India Geography

Indian History

Media in India

 Modern History

Music in India

Musical instruments

Paintings of India

Reaching India

Refreshments

 Religions

Shopping in India

 

India Tours

31 Days Rajasthan

30 Days Gujarat

26 Days South

20 Days Rajasthan

19 Days North India

18 Days Rajasthan

17 Days South

16 Days Shekhawati

15 Days Himachal

14 Days North India

13 Days Sikkim

11 Days Nepal

9 Days Ladakh


Ladakh is among the most beautiful places in the world which is situated at a height of 3513 meters above sea level. Best of Ladakh tour provides a culturally rich experience through an area, which remains a mystery to most of us even today. This tour will take you to the beautiful monasteries of Thikse, Shey, Hemis, Spituk and Phyang.

Day 1: New Delhi
Today arrival in 
New Delhi. The cosmopolitan city and capital Delhi is the main gateway for travellers. Upon arrival, you will be met by an Indo Vacations representative and transferred to the hotel.

 

Day 2: New Delhi - Leh (by air) : Excursion (Spituk, Phyang)
In the morning a short flight brings us to 
Leh, the capital of Ladakh. Due to its altitude (3500 m.) Ladakh is also known as the roof of the world. Leh was an important place in the historical times on the silk road to central Asia. After lunch we start our day by visiting the monastery Spituk. Spituk monastery of 15th century is around 8 km from Leh and is situated on a hilltop overlooking the Indus. Spituk valley has an enormous statue of Kali whose face is unveiled once a year during the Spituk festival. This monastery also contains an ancient collection of masks. 135 yellow capped monks resides in this monastery. After the visit of Spituk we shall proceed to the Gompa Phyang which is a traditional monastery setting for a spectacular religious festival with masked dancing. There are 50 red capped monks residing here. In the evening you will be visiting Leh Bazaar.

 

Day 3: Leh Excursion (Thikse, Shey, Hemis)
Today we start our excursion by visiting the monastery of Thikse. 
Thikse is one of the most imposing monastery in Ladakh. The monastery has 12 stories, 10 temples, a nunnery and 60 lamas in residence. It contains numerous stupas, statues, tankhas, wall painting and a large pillar engraved with the teaching of Buddha. We can also see here a collection of Tibetan scripts. After the visit of Thikse we visit the village of Shey on the eastern bank of the Indus. Shey was the royal residence and was located at an important vantage point in the Indus valley. It has a large victory Stupa which is topped with gold. After the visit of the monastery of Shey we visit the monastery of Hemis. The rich monastery of Hemis is the biggest in Ladakh and is perched on top of a pleasant green hill surrounded by spectacular mountain scenery.

Day 4: Leh - KhardungLa Pass - Diskit (about 140 Kms / 6 hours) 
After breakfast we will drive further to Diskit. Enroute we will come across the
Khardungla pass which is the highest motor able road in the world located at 18832 feet above sea level. In Khardungla pass the snow capped mountains and the mountain views are amazing. After crossing the pass we will reach Diskit. Being the main town of Nubra, it has a small market bustling with activity. In Diskit we visit the Gompa, situated on a rocky spur above the village providing a commanding view of the valley. We have an overnight stay in the hotel in Diskit.

Day 5: Diskit - Panamic - Sumoor - Leh (about 170 Kms / 7-8 hours)
After having breakfast we leave for Sumoor. Enroute we stop at
Panamic. Today, Panamic is a sleepy village, with its people quietly working in their fields. There we will visit the thermal hot springs locally reputed to have therapeutic qualities. We have an overnight stay at Leh.

 

Day 6: Leh - Pangong (about 160 Kms / 7 hours)
After Breakfast leave for Pangong Lake 14,500 ft, through Changla Pass 17,350 ft. (third Highest Motorable road in the world) Arrival at Camp, Hot Lunch will be served aat Camp, Later free time at Leisure and enjoy the color changing lake and the sun set on the banks of lake. O/N On the banks of Pangong Lake.
 

Day 7: Pangong - Leh ( about 160 Kms / 7 hours)
Early morning enjoy the picturesque view of Sun rise on lake. After Breakfast drive back to Leh. The whole day is free to enjoy the rafting at river
Indus.
 

Day 8: Leh
Day at leisure, shopping, local market excursions.

 

Day 9: Leh - New Delhi (by air)
After having the breakfast we drive to the airport to board flight for New Delhi. Arrival in Delhi in the afternoon. The rest of the day at leisure.
 

Day 10: New Delhi 
Today depending on your departure time you will be transferred to airport or railway station for onwards journey.
(End of our Services)

 

Hotels:

Hotel which have been tested in the past by us and are good value of money (subject to availability).

 

City

Standard Hotels

No. of Nights

Delhi Hotel Madhuban by Peppermint / Similar **** 2
Leh Hotel Nalanda / Hotel Tsokar *** 5
Diskit Double Humped Camps / Karma Inn *** 1
Pangong Camp Martsmerik / Spangmik Camps *** 1

Total

 

09 Nights

 

Inclusions in the given tour cost:

  • Accommodation in double room on twin sharing basis with bath and WC as in the above mentioned / similar hotels.

  • Breakfast and Dinner in the Hotel during the tour.

  • All Toll Parking , DA.

  • Arrival / Departure Assistance.

  • All Transfers and Sightseeing throughout the tour by an individual Air Conditioned vehicle with driver.

  • All applicable taxes.

Exclusions:

  • Any Kind of Personal Expenses such as Monument Tips, Laundry, Telephone Bills and  Alcoholic beverages.

  • Camera Fees (Still or Movie).

  • Any Flight Charges.

  • Additional Sightseeing or Extra usage of Vehicle other then mentioned in the Itinerary.

  • Guide Charges & Entrances Charges.

  • Unspecified Meals etc.

  • Anything which is not included in the inclusions.

Package cost per person on twin sharing basis in INR including Room, Breakfast, Transport and Taxes-

 

Vehicle to be used

2 Persons

4 Persons

6 Persons

Air Conditioned Toyota Innova  / Scorpio / Xylo 46920 35000 -
Air Conditioned Tempo Traveler - - 34160

 

Note: Above rates are valid from April 2014 till September 2014.
 

The details of the vehicles can be found at:
http://www.indovacations.net/English/MahindraXylo.htm

http://www.indovacations.net/english/ToyotaInnova.htm
http://www.indovacations.net/english/tempotraveler.htm

Tour Reservation
To get more information or to book this tour please submit the Query Form or send us an
e-mail !
Your booking will be activated only after we get a reconfirmation from your side.

 
Tours all over India  Nepal and Bhutan Home Mail to tourism expert of India e-mail  Online chat regarding travel and tours to India Online Chatting Get contact information to Indian Tour Operator and Travel Agent Contact  Send your enquiry or tour request. Enquiry  Tour and Travel experts for India and Indian sub-continent About Us

Your feedback about travel and tours to India and Indian sub-continentFeedback

Visit the site map of Indo Vacations Site Map India related and other useful links Links

www.indovacations.net

Copyright Indo Vacations. All Rights Reserved.