✈ – Flight ? – Meal ? – Sightseeing ? – Train ? – Shopping/leisure ? – Drive ? – Building ? – Hotel ? – Temple ⛵ – Houseboat ? – Hike
?- Cable Car ? – Two-Humped Camel Ride ?️ – Camp
Srinagar (altitude of 1730m) is located in the heart of the Kashmir valley. ⛵: Overnight stay on Deluxe Houseboat.
|60km 2 Hours||Gulmarg||Kungdoor||Gulmarg||60km 2 Hours||Srinagar||Srinagar|
Gulmarg is one of the most beautiful summer resorts in Kashmir valley. It is also well known for its golf course during summer season and ski resort during the winter season.
? Kungdoor is reached via a cable car ride with a spectacular view.
?Stroll down the alley and small street to witness the way of life of Srinagar town.
|80km 2 Hours||Sonamarg||Thajiwas Glacier||Sonamarg||130km 3.5 Hours||Kargil|
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Sonamarg lies at the head of the Sindh valley, is surrounded by mountains and pine forests.
? Thajiwas Glacier hike is a 2.5 hours’ hike.
Zojila Pass (altitude of 3529m) marks dramatically the boundary line between Kashmir and Lardakh. Dense green forest clad slopes give way to bare multi-colored mountains of stark beauty. Drive through Drass Town en-route, the second coldest inhabitant place in the world. You will notice a sudden change of landscape from lush green to barren Himalayan mountain ranges
|100km 3 Hours||Lamayuru||60km 1.5 Hours||Alchi||70km 1.5 Hours||Leh|
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? Mulbeck, where a 1400 years old image of Maitry-the future Buddha, built atop a huge rock. The image commemorates the victory of Buddhism over Bonism, and therefore, the end of sacrificing of human and animal lives.
? Fotula Pass (altitude of 4108 m) and Namikala Pass (altitude of 3718 m) the highest point on the Leh – Srinagar road.
? Lamayuru monastery, Atitse Monastery and Naropa Cave. Lamayuru is one of the most significant gompa set amidst majestic scenery. The 900 years old finest monastery in Ladakh, houses the image of Chanaric – The God of Compassion and Mercy – of which Dalai Lama is considered to be reincarnated.
? Moonland, stop here to take pictures before we continue our journey to Alchi.
? Alchi Monastery was founded in 11th century by the great Monk & Translator, Rinchen Zangpo.
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? A day to explore the surroundings of Leh town. Walk to Shanti Stupa then walk to Leh Palace. Shop for turquoise and silver jewellery that come from Tibet and Burma. Ladakh Art Palace, Lhasa Embroidery, Government Emporium and Tibetan Refugee Market on Old Leh Road are ideal places for shopping in Leh for Tibetan-Ladakhi items of art. Popular souvenirs with tourists include, Thangka paintings, small prayer wheels, music bowls, Ladakhi carpets, rugs, shawls and stoles.
|130km 4 Hours||Nurba Valley||Hunder||2 Hours||Hunder|
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? Khardungla (altitude of 5600m) is the highest motorable road in the world.
Hunder Stroll to a small sand dune and enjoy a camel ride on tow-humped camels that is unique to Nubra Valley. The domesticated Bactrian camel has served as a pack animal in inner Asia since ancient times.
? Walk through villages to the hotel.
|Local Monastry||2 Hours||130km drive, 4 Hours||Leh||Leh|
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? Local Monastery Enjoy sunrise while the monks chant for their morning prayers.
|160km 5 Hours||Pangong||2 Hours||Pangong|
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? This journey takes us past picturesque villages of Shey and Thikse,
? Chang-la (altitude of 5600m) is where the Ladakh range will be crossed. Despite its great elevation it is one of the easier passes, remaining open for much of the year even in winter, apart from periods of actual snowfall.
? Tangse, an ancient temple just beyond the foot of the pass.
? Pangong Lake (altitude of 4267 m) is the main attraction of this circuit. The surrounding views reflected on the lake is simply mesmerizing. The colour of the lake keeps changing throughout the day. ?️: Overnight at camp
|Pangong||173km 5 Hours||Market Shopping||Leh|
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? Enjoy sunrise at Pangong lake.
? Hemis monastery is on the way via same route over Chang-La Pass visiting. It is one of the largest and most important monasteries with excellent library, well preserved wall paintings and good Buddha figures. Visit to Ladakh is not complete without visiting it.
|Standard Hotels||Deluxe Houseboat||Zojila Residency||Bijoo Hotel or Similar||Hotel Stendel||Deluxe Tent with Attached Toilet|
|Superior Hotels||Highland Mountain Resorts||The Zen / Grand Dragon||Hotel Karma Inn|
Hotels Subject to availability
|1. Airport transfers and all transport costs in chartered transport as per the itinerary including 5 persons per MPV from Srinagar to Leh airport.
2. Hotels as indicated in the itinerary with all meals provided in hotels, restaurants and food stall along the route.
3. Cable Car Ride from Gulmarg to Kangdoor and Small boat (Shikara) Ride at Dal Lake.
4. 1000 ml of bottled water per person per day.
5. All monastery entrance charges and all other entrance charges as per the itinerary.
6. Odyssey Manager* from Srinagar houseboat to Leh airport
|1. International and domestic airfares.
2. All expenses of personal nature like drinks, telephone calls etc.
3. And any other expenses paid due to any change in dates and itinerary.
4. Travel, medical & evacuation insurance or any expenses associated with medical and evacuation expenses if any.
5. Services not mentioned in the inclusion.
Note: Sequence of itinerary may change due to domestic flights availability or any other operational reasons and timings are only an estimate.
|Hotels||6 Par and Above Pax||3 - 5 Pax||2 Pax||1 Pax||CWB||CNB||SRS|