Location Covered : Leh - Nubra Valley - Pangong Lake - Tso Kar Lake - Tsomoriri - Leh
You will be met by our representative at Leh airport and get transferred to the hotel. Day for rest and acclimatization to the high altitude, as Leh city is situated at (11,500 ft / 35 00 mtrs) ASL. Late afternoon you will be taken to exploer Shanti Stupa for an aerial view of Leh City and get familier with the streets. Visit colorful market of Leh and back to the hotel for Overnight stay.
After leisurely breakfast, drive in the west of Leh city by following river Indus and Kargil – Srinagar highway to visit 11th century Alchi Choskor, oldest surviving monastic heritage of Ladakh - a UNESCO listed heritage site. While returning to Leh from here, visit Sangam (confluence of Indus & Zanskar Rivers), Magnetic Point, Gurudwara Pathar Sahib, Kali Mata (Temple of Guardians in Spituk monastery) & Hall of Fame. Overnight in hotel.
After breakfast leave for Nubra Valley, driving across Khardong-la (alt: 18,380 ft). After descending from the pass, drive on for sightseeing of Sumoor area and Samstaling Gompa. Later check into a fixed camp in the same area or drive across to Deskit / Hundar for overnight in a fixed camp or hotel.
In the morning visit / explore Deskit , Hundar and the Sand Dunes where you can enjoy a short camel safari using the double-humped Bactrian camel found here (optional on direct payment). Later drive back to Leh reaching in the late afternoon / evening. Overnight at the hotel.
Full day excursion to Pangong Lake (approx. 150 kms, located on the Indo-China Border), enroute explore shey palace and Thikse monastery. After crossing the Chang-la pass (alt: 17370 ft.) third highest in the world arrive at Pangong Tso Lake and Check in at your hotel / Camp. Enjoy the beautiful afternoon and sunset at the Lake and Overnight in hotel/ Camp .
After leisurely breakfast back to karu and follow Leh manali highway towards Tanglangla pass (alt: 17,585ft) second highest in the world. Descend from the pass and just before Morai Plains take a left turn to reach at Tso Kar Lake. Check in at your Camp and enjoy the beautiful evening by watching Wild Ass and Nomads community. Tsokar Lake, a salt lake system in the Rupsho plateau which is home of the Changa nomads and support many rare wild life species Overnight at the Camp.
After leisurely breakfast drive in the east to Tso MOriri Lake. Approx 3 - 4 hours drive will take you to this beautiful lake situated in Indo Tibet Border. Check in at your hotel / Camp and enjoy the beautiful evening at Tsomo-riri Lake
Tsomoriri Lake (28 km long & about 8 km wide) is the breeding ground of many migratory birds including the rare bar-headed geese. Dinner & overnight in fixed camp / Hotel.
After breakfast retrace the route down to Puga Sumdo and further drive to Mahe Bridge. Follow the river Indus and enroute explore Chumathang Hot Spring sulfer water. Further drive to Leh and enroute explore Hemis monastery – largest in the region. Check in at your hotel and Overnight stay.
Early morning transfer to the airport for taking the flight for onward journey.