Leh (Ladakh), a beautiful town in Jammu and Kashmir is best described as an abode of the Buddhist spiritual aspirants. It is a true representation of splendid beauty with lofty mountains, deep blue water, white dunes, Buddhist monuments, beautiful mosques and warm people.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrive At Leh
Fly into Leh and use day to relax in the hotel. We advise you to take complete rest and not step out of the hotel so that your body can acclimatize to such a high altitude and the lack of adequate amount of oxygen in the air. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2: Local Sightseeing At Leh
Take a tour to Magnetic Hill and Sangam. Sangam is where the Zanskar river blends into the main Indus river. Post lunch visit Phyang monastery on the way back to Leh. Reach Leh and finally end the day at Shanti Stupa before dusk. Shanti Stupa is the most iconic structure in Leh. Head to bed early for next day's early morning journey.
Day 3: Drive To Pangong Tso And Return In The Evening
Leave early morning for Pangong Tso after breakfast at hotel via Chang La, the third highest motorable (5360 m. or 17590 ft. above sea level) road in the world. Drive downwards to Pangong Tso. This lake of "3 Idiots" fame is world renowned for its changing colours throughout the day according to the sun's position and reflection. Drive back to Leh. Overnight at hotel.
Day 4: Drive From Leh To Nubra Valley
After breakfast at hotel, drive to Khardung La, the HIGHEST MOTORABLE ROAD (5602 mt. or 18380 ft. above sea level) IN THE WORLD. Drive downwards to Nubra Valley. Head onwards to Diskit Gompa (monastery) and to the sand dunes of Hundar. Ride the unique double-humped Bactrian camels (not included). Drive back to Diskit for overnight at hotel/guest house. Dinner at hotel/guest house.
Travel from Leh to Nubra Valley
Day 5: Drive From Nubra Valley To Leh
Leave early morning after breakfast and reach Leh early afternoon. On reaching Leh, head to the massive Leh Palace and Fort. Overnight at hotel.
Travel from Nubra Valley to Leh
Day 6: Leh-sham Valley Sightseeing
After breakfast, drive to Shey Palace, Thiksey Monastery and Sindhu Darshan. Use second half of the day for last minute shopping or relaxation.