Overview

Recommended for Age Group 18 - 22 years

Ladakh - the word is enough to bring soaring peaks, snow-capped mountains, serene blue lakes, and ancient monasteries to mind. 

Explore this Land of the Thousand Passes that has enchanted every traveller. Learn about ancient Tibetan culture as you explore Thiksey, Stok Palace, and the Shanti stupa, experience the stunning power of the Himalayan rivers at Nimoo - the confluence of the Indus and Zanskar. 

Feel the adrenaline rush of driving through Khardung-la, the highest motorable road in the world and soak in peace at Pangong-Tso as you gaze at waters bluer than the skies.

Ladakh is a living example of the beauty of stark landscapes amid larger-than-life mountains and mysterious valleys.

Experience its majesty up close, this summer, and take home a lifetime’s worth of memories! 

 

7 Nights 8 Days 31 May, 14 Jun, 28 Jun, and more
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Highlights
  • Visits to Thiksey, Hemis, and Shanti Stupa that showcase the Buddhist culture of the region
  • Visit to Hall of Fame Museum
  • Drive thru Khardung-la (Pass), the highest motorable road
  • Explore sand dunes - stay at Nubra Valley
  • Visit to the frontier Balti village Turtuk
  • Witness changing moods of Pangong as you stay at Pangong
  • Chance to view rare Himalayan wildlife
Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive at Leh by Flight | Overnight at Leh
Altitude during night halt: 11200 feet (approx.)
Assemble at Leh airport at 10 am to avail common transport. Proceed to resort for breakfast. Full day will be at leisure and participants are expected to take maximum rest for acclimatization. Evening we will go for a small walk in the nearby local market. Overnight at Leh.
(Meals : Evening Tea & Dinner)

Day 2: Explore in and around in Leh | Overnight at Leh
Altitude during night halt: 11200 feet (approx.)
Today post breakfast we will leave for local sightseeing which includes  Hall of Fame, Thiksey Monastery, Shey Palace, Stok Palace, Sunset from Shanti stupa. Overnight at Leh.
(Meals : Breakfast, Evening Tea & Dinner)

Day 3: Leh - Khardung La - Diskit | Overnight at Nubra Valley
Approximate distance / travel time: 126 kms / 5-6 hrs drive
Altitude during night halt: 10300 feet (approx.)

Today we have an early breakfast and leave for Nubra valley. En route we will be stopping at the famous Khardung-la pass (highest motorable road in the world at 18,380 ft). We will proceed for Diskit where some delicious hot lunch awaits us at our hotel. Post evening tea & snacks we head for the famous sand dunes of Ladakh in Hunder & enjoy camel safari in the sand dunes. Overnight at Diskit.
(Meals : Breakfast, Evening Tea & Dinner)

Day 4: Diskit - Turtuk - Diskit | Overnight at Nubra Valley
Approximate distance / travel time: 160 kms / 4-5 hrs drive (both ways)
Altitude during night halt: 10300 feet (approx.)

Post Breakfast we will start our journey towards village Turtuk.
Turtuk is a frontier village and the habitat are Balti community. A beautiful drive in remote part of the valley.
If we receive permit from Army, we might get a chance to see the LOC (Line Of Control) with our naked eye from the village Thyaksey. After the day excursion drive back to Diskit. ​Overnight at Diskit.
(Meals : Breakfast, Evening Tea & Dinner)

Day 5: Nubra Valley to Leh | Overnight at Leh
Altitude during night halt: 11200 feet (approx.)
Post breakfast, we visit Diskit monastery and return to Leh by previous day's route. Celebrate your moments at the “Khardung la” with a great view, maggie in the army canteen and few good photo clicks.
Evening will be at leisure. One can enjoy shopping at Leh market. Overnight in a hotel in Leh.
(Meals : Breakfast, Evening Tea & Dinner)

Day 6: Leh to Pangong lake | Overnight at Pangong Tso
Approximate distance / travel time: 150 kms / 6-7 hrs drive
Altitude during night halt: 14000 feet (approx.)

After an early breakfast and drive to the largest lake in Leh- Pangong Lake.
En route we cross yet another high altitude pass - The Chang-la pass, 17,350 ft. The drive is probably one of the most scenic drives and it leaves everyone awestruck!!! Evening we will explore the area near by Pangong lake to get some wonderful pictures of the lake and the surrounding landscapes. Overnight in a hotel/ deluxe camp Pangong.
(Meals : Breakfast, Evening Tea & Dinner)

Day 7: Pangong lake to Leh | Overnight at Leh
Altitude during night halt: 11200 feet (approx.)
After breakfast we drive back to Leh. On the way back we visit the famous and beautiful Thiksey Monastery. Evening at leisure. Visit the vibrant Leh market. ​Overnight in a hotel in Leh.
(Meals : Breakfast, Evening Tea & Dinner)

Day 8: Transfer to Leh Airport
Post Breakfast transfer to Leh airport (Suggested post 11 am flights).
(Meals : Breakfast, Evening Tea & Dinner)

Camp Charges

Camp Charges (Excluding 5% GST):
Youth (18 - 22 Years): Rs 31400 (Twin Sharing)
Youth (18 - 22 Years): Rs 29900 (Triple Sharing)
Youth (18 - 22 Years): Rs 42900 (Single Sharing)

Note:
Costs mentioned above are discounted and valid till 29 February 2020

Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Accommodation on Twin sharing basis
    4 N accommodation at Leh in Deluxe Hotel
    2 N accommodation at Diskit in a Deluxe Hotel or a camp
    1 N accommodation at Pangong Tso in deluxe Tents
  • Food charges ex-Leh (Tea, Breakfast & Dinner)
  • Transport by Non AC Tempo Traveller for the route as per the itinerary
  • All Monument Entry Fees
  • Ladakh - regional entry fee
  • Inner line permit
  • Environment fees
  • Services of a tour leader from Foliage Outdoors
  • Travel Insurance

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Air fare up to and from Leh
  • Bottled Mineral water / cold drinks purchased during journey or at the campsite
  • Quad Bike & Camel ride charges at Nubra.
  • Lunch on all days
  • Telephone, Laundry, Room service and other personal expenses
  • Any medical expenses, if incurred
  • Expenses incurred due to delay in the schedule for reasons beyond the control of organizers
  • Personal expenditure of any kind
  • Any charges not mentioned in "Charges Include"
  • GST
Offers
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Route Map
Camp Category
Adventure - Students
Age Groups
Youth (18 to 22 yrs)