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Lakes of Ladakh
Leh - Uleytokpo - Pangong - Nubra Valley - Chumathang - Tsomoriri - Leh
Lakes of Ladakh
Places Covering : Leh - Uleytokpo - Pangong - Nubra Valley - Chumathang - Tsomoriri - Leh

Today, a high -altitude desert, sheltered from the rain-bearing clouds of the Indian monsoon by the barrier of the Great Himalaya, Ladakh was once covered by an extensive lake system, the vestiges of which still exist on its south - east plateau of Rupshu and Chushul - in drainage basins with evocative names like Tso-moriri, Tsokar, and grandest of all, Pangong-tso.

ITINERARY
DAY 1
  • Arrival - Leh

    Assistance on arrival at Leh airport and transfer to hotel. Complete day for rest and leisure to acclimatize. Evening visit Leh market & Shanti stupa. Overnight at hotel in Leh.

DAY 2
  • Breakfast
    Leh - Likir Gompa - Leh

    Morning after breakfast we drive to visit Phyang Gompa, located 6 kms away from Leh. Further we drive to Likir Gompa situated atop a windy cliff overlooking the beautiful village of Likir. then we drive ahead to reach Alchi - Ladakh's most loved monastery. After visiting above monasteries we will come back to Leh.Overnight stay at Leh.

DAY 3
  • Breakfast
    Leh - Lumayuru - Leh.

    Morning after breakfast we drive further to visit lamayuru monastery and then drive back to leh. overnight at hotel in leh.

DAY 4
  • Breakfast
    Leh to Pangong lake (145 kms / 5 hrs)

    After an early breakfast we leave for Pangong lake through the Changla pass at 5486 mtrs. Pangong lake, situated at 14,000 feet (4,267 m) is a long narrow basin of inland drainage, hardly six to seven kilometer at its widest point and over 130km in length. It is bisected by the international border between india and china. enjoy the landscape in the back drop of the lake. One rarely feels so close to nature and environment and the scenery is unforgettable. Evening at leisure and overnight stay at the camp near lake.

DAY 5
  • Breakfast
    Pangong lake to leh (145 kms / 5 hrs)

    Morning at leisure to explore the beauty of lake and later we drive back to Leh enroute visiting thiksey an impressive complex rising tier upon tier on a hill above the village & Shey, the ancient capital of ladakh. Drive further to reach leh. overnight at hotel in Leh.

DAY 6
  • Breakfast
    Leh to Nubra valley (120 kms / 5 hrs)

    After an early breakfast we drive to Nubra valley crossing Khardung-la-pass - the highest motorable road in the world at 18,380 ft. Nubra valley is popularly known as ldorma or the valley of flowers. It is situated to the north of ladakh between the karakoram and ladakh ranges of the himalayas. Check in at the resort and later visit the samstaling monastery. Enjoy your evening at the campsite.

DAY 7
  • Breakfast
    Nubra valley – Leh (190 kms / 7 hrs)

    After your breakfast at the camp, visit the sand dunes to enjoy a camel safari (optional). Later we drive to Leh over khardung la.Aafternoon id free for rest and relaxation or you can take a walk to the local market. Overnight at hotel in Leh.

DAY 8
  • Breakfast
    Leh - Chumathang – Tsomoriri (240 kms / 8 hrs).

    Morning after breakfast we drive to Tsomoriri enroute stop at Chumathang for lunch. This place is famous for medical hot springs. After a short halt drive to tsomoriri, a beautiful mountain bounded expanse of water, situated around 240 kms. from Leh in Rupsho valley. The lake is located at 14,000 ft. near a small village of Korzok. Upon arrival we check in at our camp for an overnight stay.

DAY 9
  • Breakfast
    Tsomoriri – Leh (240 kms / 8 hrs).

    Morning after breakfast we check out from the camp and drive back to leh. Reach Leh and relax at the hotel. Overnight at hotel.

DAY 10
  • Breakfast
    Leh - Departure.

    Morning after breakfast transfer to airportr for departure.