Day 01: Arrival in Accessible Leh
On landing in Leh, you will be received by us at the airport. We drive to the hotel and relax the whole day. Since you have flown in directly to an altitude of 3525 meters. Acclimatization is very important for an accessible Leh Ladakh trip and the key to achieve it is drinking lots of water and just chilling.
Day 02: Leh Sightseeing
Today after breakfast we drive out to visit some interesting attractions around Leh.
Shey Palace and Monastery:
This summer Palace is set upon a hill. The three storey high gold plated statue of Sakyamuni Buddha is the biggest attraction here
It is a peaceful and scenic picture perfect location with tranquil river, the brown barren mountains, the wet sand and the lush green trees.
Hall of Fame:
This is a museum constructed and maintained by the Indian Army in the memory of the soldiers who had lost their lives during the Indo-Pak wars. This has different sections with information about the brave soldiers, souvenir shop, artifacts of various wars (mainly weapons and other important documents used in Kargil war) and a special section dedicated to the Siachen glacier.
This is an impressive and magnificent Tibetan white – dome structure, located on the hilltop of Chamspa in Leh. The hilltop offers splendid views of the Leh city and the surrounding mountains.
Evening after visiting Shanti Stupa, we can either drive to hotel and relax or do shopping and visit the Leh market.
Day 03: Drive Leh to Nubra
Today we drive to Nubra Valley crossing the highest motorable pass – Khardungla. Lunch will be reroute. The headquarters of Nubra valley is Diskit You can see several kilometers of sand dunes after Diskit towards Hundar.
Visiting Nubra valley requires Inner line permits even for Indians. So we will require your details (Photo ID and address proof etc) in advance to arrange the permits.
Day 04: Drive to Turtuk Village and back
The drive to Turtuk is really amazing. Turtuk is like a green oasis in barren cold desert. This Balti village is the last Indian Village before the LOC, in which tourist activities are allowed.
Turtuk village is located in the Shyok valley
Day 05: Drive Nubra to Pangong Tso
We start the day’s drive after an early breakfast. We will be driving through some of the most treacherous roads in Ladakh. The route is a newly opened one and goes along the Shyok River. The breathtaking scenery will mesmerize you and may give you a feel that you are travelling through some other planet.
We reach Pangong Tso by evening. The Pangong Tso Lake looks very beautiful during the evening time. The sunray plays its game on the wide blue waters. On reaching the camp have tea and relax after the long and tiring day.
Day 06: Pangong Tso
We spent our entire day on the banks of Pangong Tso, you spend it the way you have dreamed of. Either reading a book sitting on the banks of this peaceful lake or just enjoying the nature and wondering the way the lake and the surrounding mountains just keeps on changing its colors and hues.
Day 07: Pangong Tso to Leh
Drive to Leh, crossing the Chang La pass and reach Leh by evening.
Day 08: Fly out