Start and end in Delhi! With the adventure tour Golden Triangle with Adventurous Ladakh, you have a 13 day tour package taking you through Delhi, India and 4 other destinations in India. Golden Triangle with Adventurous Ladakh includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
On arrival at Delhi international airport, our representative will greet you. After the warm welcome transfer to the hotel and relax. Dinner and overnight stay at a hotel in Delhi.
This day after your breakfast check out from your hotel and visit Old and New Delhi. Visit Jama Masjid, which is the largest mosque in India, commissioned by Emperor Shah Jahan. The courtyard of the mosque can hold about 25,000 worshipers. Enjoy a rickshaw ride in Chandni Chowk, the busiest market in Old Delhinoisy, chaotic and uniquely Indian. You will then visit the Red Fort (closed every Monday), which was constructed during the rule of Emperor Shah Jahan and served as the residence for the Mughal royal family. It continues to be significant even today, as every Independence Day, the Prime Minister makes a speech from its ramparts as the Indian flag is hoisted. Later, drive past President House and several other government buildings in Edwin Lutyens Delhi before you head to Rajghat, the memorial to Mahatma Gandhi. This simple memorial marks the spot where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated in 1948.Later in the evening visit the Qutab Minar, which is the tallest brick minaret in the world; it was commissioned by Qutbuddin Aibak, the first Muslim ruler of Delhi. Overnight stay in Delhi.
This day after your breakfast drive to Agra. Upon arrival visit Taj Mahal and Agra Fort. History says, Agra was founded by Sultan Sikander Lodi in 1504. But it flourished much later under Mughal patronage. If it's Agra, Taj Mahal (closed every Friday) has to be your halt. The white marble mausoleum built by Emperor Shah Jahan in the memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal on the banks of Yamuna, is the ultimate epitome of love. Owing to beautiful Mughal architecture, Taj features among the Seven Wonders of The World. You cant miss out on Agra Fort built of red sandstone, by Akbar. Later check in your hotel. Overnight stay in Agra.
After breakfast drive to Jaipur; en-route visit Fatehpur Sikri, which was built by Emperor Akbar and is home to many historical buildings. Akbar wanted to make Fatehpur Sikri his headquarters; however, he had to abandon it due to a shortage of water. It is the best example of the amalgamation of Hindu and Muslim architecture. The Tomb of Sheikh Salim Chishti enshrines the burial place of the Sufi saint who lived a religious life here. Today, Fatehpur Sikri is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Further drive to Jaipur. On arrival check-in at a hotel and relax at the hotel. Overnight in Jaipur.
After breakfast, you will enjoy a full-day sightseeing trip of Jaipur, also known as the Pink City it is famous for its colorful culture, forts, palaces, and lakes. The old city of Jaipur is painted pink, which gives it a magical glow. Visit the Amber Fort a fascinating blend of Hindu and Mughal architecture. The best way to explore the fort is to ride up to it on elephant back ; en route, stop to photograph the beautiful Hawa Mahal, also known as the Palace of the Winds. This pink sandstone structure with its ornately carved latticework windows housed royal ladies. Later, visit the Jantar Mantar Observatory, comprising geometric devices for measuring time. Overnight in Jaipur.
This day after your breakfast check out from your hotel and drive to Delhi. Upon arrival check in your hotel. Overnight stay in Delhi.
In and around LehAfter breakfast, check-out and transfer to airport for your flight to Leh. On arrival at Leh Airport, our company representative will greet you with a warm welcome and then escort you to your hotel. Check-in and relax. (Travelling to Leh requires your body to adjust or acclimatize to the high altitude terrain. Hence, we advise you to rest for the entire time, after reaching Leh, until the next day.) Dinner and overnight stay at a hotel in Leh.
After breakfast, visit Leh (11, 562 ft). Visit Hall of Fame built-in memory of the brave soldiers who lost their lives fighting for India at the Indo-Pakistan war, Stok Monastery, Indus View Point - confluence of River Indus & Zanskar, Patthar Sahib Gurdwara - the famous Sikh shrine, Magnetic Hill - a "Cyclops hill" where objects and cars on the hill may appear to roll "left hill" in defiance of gravity when they are in neutral gear. Then proceed back to Leh. In the evening, visit Shanti Stupa, Leh Palace and Leh Market. Dinner and overnight stay at a hotel in Leh.
Post breakfast, check-out and we head for Khardungla Pass (17852 Ft), which lies north of Leh and is the gateway to the Shyok and Nubra valleys. It is the worlds highest motorable pass. To most visitors, going across the Khardungla pass gives the satisfaction of having triumphed over the un-conquerable. On arrival, check-in at Hotel / Luxury Camp. Dinner and overnight stay at Luxury Camp/ Hotel in Nubra.
Post breakfast, visit Nubra valley (10,000 Ft). Visit Hunder. Explore the nomadic villages, meet Tribes. You can visit a local family to enjoy the Butter Tea and Barley drinks. Enjoy a round of Double-humped Bactrian Camel ride. Back to Camp / Hotel by afternoon. Later excursion to Turtuk. A place that needs to be mentioned in Leh district of Jammu and Kashmir is Turtuk, a small village that lies on the banks of the Shyok River in the Nubra valley region and consists predominantly of Muslim population. The place has vast greenery and serene beauty and is a hidden gem due to its spectacular flora including a wide number of apricot trees.The place has recently opened up for tourists and is still unexplored. Dinner and overnight stay at Luxury Camp/ Hotel in Nubra.
After an early breakfast, check-out and visit Deskit monastery. Then Drive To Pangong Lake, Enroute Visiting Shyok. Arrive Pangong Lake, check-in at Luxury camp. Dinner and overnight stay at Luxury Camp in Pangong Lake.
Watch the mesmerizing Sunrise over The Pangong Lake (14,000 Ft). After breakfast, check-out and leave for Leh via Changla. Enroute Stop at Shey Palace , The Gompa complex are structures located on a hillock in Shey. Hemis Monastery, situated 45 km from Leh. It was re-established by King Sengge Namgyal in 1672. The Hemis Festival is held annually in June and is dedicated to Lord Padmasambhava who is believed to have been born on the 10th day of the fifth month of the Monkey year. Thiksey Monastery, built on top of a hill. It has a striking resemblance to the Lhasas Potala Palace. The monastery is affiliated with the Gelug sect of Tibetan Buddhism. It exhibits a gold-plated statue of Lord Buddha, called the Maitreya Buddha, which is the largest statue in Ladakh. It houses around 120 monks. Also visit Sindhu Ghat. Resuming drive arrive Leh. Check-in at the hotel. Dinner and overnight stay at a hotel in Leh.
After breakfast, check-out from the hotel and proceed to Leh Airport to board a flight to Delhi. On arrival, take internal transit to reach international terminal to board your international flight.