| SRINAGAR ARRIVAL - KARGIL
Arrival at Srinagar airport ( People booking there flight on there own have to reach srinagar max by 11am ), to be received by our representative and begin your transfer to Kargil by passing through the beautiful Zozi-La Pass.
On the way, you will come across the views of Tiger Hill and other famous Himalayan peaks from the roaring stories of the Kargil War.You can take a small stopover at the Kargil War Memorial to pay homage to the martyrs of the Kargil war.
Reach Kargil by evening and call it a day.Dinner and overnight stay at hotel in Kargil.
| KARGIL - LEH
After having a healthy breakfast in the morning, start your As you pass through the Lamayuru Village to reach the monastery,experience a change in the landscape that appears to have a moon-like surface
Take a small stopover at the Indus Sangam Viewpoint to watch the confluence of Zanskar and Indus Rivers.Visit Magnetic Hill, a road that defies the law of gravity.You can also enjoy delicious langar at Gurudwara Pathar Sahib and know the story behind the construction of this gurudwara by the army.
Learn about Indo-Pak Warriors and martyrs at the world-famous Hall of Fame.Reach Leh and rest for the day.Dinner and overnight stay at hotel in Leh
After having a healthy breakfast in the morning, get ready for the ultimate adventure.This journey will take you through some of the highest passes in the world and will greet you with the ever-changing views of the barren land.Take a stopover at the cafe on Khardung-La Pass ( 17,882 ft , 40km from Leh ),the world's highest all-season motorable road and soak in the views as you will feel like on top of the world.
As you descend from Khardung-la, experience a change in landscape from the barren cold desert to the white sand desert as you enter the Nubra Valley full of Nubra Sand Dunes.If time permits, visit the oldest and the largest monastery of Ladakh, the Diskit Monastery, which also houses a large Buddha statue.
Enjoy the exquisite double-humped Bactrian Camel Ride, exclusively found in this region, as this region was a part of the famous silk route.Later enjoy Cottage/Camping with a bonfire under the sky full of stars.Dinner & overnight stay in Nubra Valley.
Wake up in the morning in the beautiful Nubra Valley and have a scrumptious breakfast.Get ready for the most awaited day as you will be visiting Pangong Lake on the Indo-China border.We will start the day following the same route towards Leh till we reach Khalsar.From the Agyam bridge, we will take the left route which leads us to the villages of Shyok Valley and Durbuk Village ( Famous for Ladaki Food ) and then Tangtse and follow the traditional route.
One of the highest altitude saline water lakes, Pangong Tso will greet you with its changing colours from shades of blue to green to red.Spend the rest of the day exploring the surroundings of the Pangong Lake with the view of the Shyok river on one side and the mountains on another side.Explore the lake area, might catch some rare wildlife.
You can also recreate some of the moments from your favourite Bollywood movies like 3-idiots and Jab Tak Hai Jaan and enjoy the place in Bollywood style. Check in into the Cottages/Camps just few metres from pangong lake , Enjoy the sunset and get ready to witness the clear sky with millions of star twinkling above you
Dinner & overnight stay at the campsite near Pangong lake
Wake up in the morning to the beautiful Pangong Lake Sunrise view and have a delicious breakfast. As you mark your way back to Leh, take a small stopover at the Chang-la Pass (17,688.000 ft)which is one of the highest mountain passes in the world.You can also visit the Chang-la Cafe, located just on the Changla Pass.Visit the Changla Baba Temple on top, after which the pass got its name and is believed to be the guardian of the people visiting Chang La.
Further, visit the Druk Padma School (Rancho School), famed for the movie ‘3Idiots’ as the site where the last scene was shot.One can also visit the beautifully structured Thiksey Monastery
Upon reaching Leh will also do local sightseeing of leh which includes shanti stupa , leh palace ( if time permits ) & leh market
Dinner & overnight stay in Leh
After having your breakfast in the morning, complete the check out formalities at the hotel.Later, you will be transferred to the airport for your onwards journey.Fly out of Leh and say goodbye to your fellow travellers and this magical land.
End of the Trip