Srinagar;; is the summer capital of the Indian State of Jammu and Kashmir. It is situated in the Kashmir Valley and lies on the banks of the Jhelum River, a tributary of the Indus. Leh, was the capital of the Himalayan kingdom of Ladakh, now the Leh district in the Indian State of Jammu and Kashmir. Leh district, with an area of 45,110 km².
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 01 : Arrival At Srinagar
Arrival at Srinagar and transfer to Houseboat. Evening enjoy Shikara Ride(optional). Overnight at Srinagar.
Shikara ride in Srinagar is one of the most unique experiences and don't forget to enjoy a beautiful ride when you are here.If you want a better view and a peaceful ride in an...
Challi Point, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India
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Day 02 : Srinagar To Drass - Kargil. (8 Hrs – 204 Kms)
Morning after breakfast leave for Kargil, by visiting Sonamarg (Known As Meadow of Gold), En-route Drass which has become famous as the second coldest inhabited place in the world by virtue of the intense cold that descends upon the valley along with repeated snowfall during winter. Winter temperature is sometimes known to plummet to less than 40 degree Celsius. Have a magnificent view of Kargil war Famous Peaks (Tiger Hill, Tololing) and visit Vijay Smarak and pay your tribute to soldiers who laid their lives for us in Kargil War in 1999, reach Kargil hotel by evening. Overnight at Kargil.
Tiger Hill or "Point 4660" is a mountain in the Drass-Kargil area of Jammu & Kashmir, India. It is one of the highest peaks in the area and was the subject of the famous ...
Tiger Hill Kargil, Jammu and Kashmir 194102
Travel from Srinagar to Kargil
Day 03 : Kargil To Alchi. (7 Hrs – 160 Kms)
Morning after breakfast leave for Ule, en-route visit Mulbek it is a huge Chamba statue, an image of a future Buddha, cutting to the rock face beside the road. It's one of the most interesting stops along the road, after that visit Lamayuru monastery (Founded in the 10th Century it’s the Oldest Monastery in Central Ladakh) later have a magnificent view of spectacular Moon landscape. Arrive Ule Resort by late afternoon. Overnight at Ule.
The Likir Monastery or gompa is one of the oldest and well maintained monasteries in Ladakh district in Jammu and Kashmir. The monastery is located in Likir village is ...
62 kms west of leh, jammu and kashmir, 194101, india
Travel from Alchi to Leh
Day 05 : Leh To Nubra Valley. (5 Hrs – 120 Kms)
After Breakfast drive to Nubra Valley via Khardung la pass the highest motor-able pass in the world (18,380 feet). En-route get excellent view of great Karakoram Range. Keep driving through Shyok River and reach Hundur by Afternoon. After Lunch visit sand dunes for camel safari. Overnight at Hundur.
The 'Ship of desert' camel is certainly not confined to the desert of the plains and Rajasthan but is also one of the chief modes of transportation in the cold deserts of ...
Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir, India
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Travel from Leh to Nubra Valley
Day 06 : Nubra Valley – Leh. (5 Hrs)
After breakfast visit Deskit Monastery and drive back to Leh by same Route. Reach Leh by afternoon. Evening free time at Leisure to explore Leh market. Overnight at Leh.
Travel from Nubra Valley to Leh
Day 07 : Leh To Pangong Lake – Leh (4 Hrs One Way – 140 Kms)
Early morning after breakfast leave for Pangong Lake (14,500 ft) through Changla Pass 17,350 ft. (third Highest motor-able road in the world), Spend whole time at the banks of Pangong Lake. This famous blue brackish Lake of Pangong is 5/6 kms wide and over 144 kms long and is shared by two countries (25% India and 75% China). Enjoy Pack Lunch. Return back to Leh. Overnight at Leh.
Day 8: Leh Local Sightseeing (Shey – Thiksey – Hall Of Fame - Shanti Stupa)
After breakfast drive up along the scenic Indus valley. Enroute stop over to visit the famous Shey Palace & Monastery, Thiksey Monastery after Hot Lunch at hotel visit Hall of Fame and enjoy an evening sunset at Shanti Stupa.
• Shey Palace & Monastery
This summer palace of the erstwhile King of Leh is set upon a hill. The monastery itself has a 7.5 meter high, copper statue of a sitting Buddha, wrought in gold. This is the largest of its kind in the world.
• Thiksey Monastery
19 Kms from Leh, Thiksey is one of the largest and most impressive Gompas of Ladakh. The Thiksey monastery provides a panoramic view of the green Indus Valley from its vantage point atop a hill. It has chambers full of statues, Stupas and colorful Tankhas.
• Hall of Fame
Hall of Fame near Leh is worth a visit for every citizen. It is a glorious museum constructed by Indian army. You can see the memorabilia, eminent defence personalities with biographies, images and weapons used during Kargil war.
• Shanti Stupa
Shanti Stupa is located at about 1km from Leh. It was built by a Japanese order and has wonderful views over Leh and the Indus valley especially at sunset. The stupa was built in 1980s and is a beautiful monument decorated with colourful paintings and enshrines large statues of Buddha. O/N Leh (B, HL, D)