Start and end in Leh! With the discovery tour A to Z Ladakh , you have a 8 day tour package taking you through Leh, India and 2 other destinations in India. A to Z Ladakh includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
In and around Lehtransfer to the hotel. later proceed for a visit to shanti stupa where one can get panoramic view of leh city with the indus river. you will spend sometimes and further on to leh overnight in leh.Start point Arrival Gate, Leh Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport (IXL), Ladakh, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir, India 00:00 - 00:00
after breakfast,proceed to city sightseeing,drive to visit hemis monastery situated 45 kilometers west of leh. hemis is the largest and wealthiest monastery in ladakh.later visit thiksey monastery located on a hill-lock with formidable views of the indus valey. thiksey is especially noteworthy for its gigantic seated statue of the maitreya and is also knowsn for its (dukhang) assembly hall which houses hundreds of rectangular prayer books,staked between wooden covers and bound in silk.after that continue to drive through series of chortens to visit shey palace the former summer palace of the king of ladakh.then visit the 3 idiots school campus sindhu darshan.overnight in leh.
after breakfast proceed for sightseeing of alchi monestery(1000 years old) the only gompa in laddkah region on flat ground.thereafter proceed to the likir monastrey to visit the splendid three story dharma wheel gompa.here one can have sight of the massive buddha statues.indus and zanaskar river conflux.drive along the indus river visiting pathar sahib gurudwara and magnetic hill(where the cars defy gravity) basgo palace and further on to leh hall of fame (museum of the kargil war memorial) overnight in leh .
after an early breakfast leave for pangong lake through changla pass (5486 m).pangong lake ,situated at 14000 feet (4,267 m). a long narrow basin of inland drainage, and over 130 kms long. it is bisected by the international border between india and china.a few years back the government decided to open it to tourists though the lake and its surroundings is under army surveillance.enjoy the landscape in the backdrop of the lake.overnight in camp.
after breakfast drive back to leh.evening is free for leisure.overnight in leh.
after breakfast,leave for nubra valley,via khardungla pass (temperature below freezing point at khardungla pass) .ensure to carry heavy winter clothes as most of the time this pass is snow caped.khardungla is one of the worlds highest motorable road at 17.582 feet above sea level.the road then passes through a bridge laid on glacier which finds its way in guinness book of world records,drive through the valley which is extremely beautiful for photography.nubra valley is the oasis of ladakh as you see colourful trees in this region.on arrival at the camp,visit the sand dunes,there are chances to see the two hump bacterian camels.times at leisure at the sand dunes of nubra valley spread across hunder village.overnight in nubra valley.
after breakfast,proceed to dikshit monastery which is 515 years old sitiated on a hill top giving panoramic view of the valley.later walk around the town of diksit which has a small village market and gaint buddha statue.proceed back to leh cross khardongla pass for an overnight in leh.
after breakfast transfer to leh airport to take flight for home.End point Departure , Leh Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport (IXL), Ladakh, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir, India 00:00 - 00:00