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LEH PANGONG TRIP

LEH PANGONG TRIP

Duration: 06Nights/07Days



DESTINATION COVERED: Pick up Leh - 2N Leh - 1N Nubra - 1N Leh - 1N Pangong - 1N Leh - Drop Leh

Destination Covered

  • Pick up Leh

  • 2N Leh

  • 1N Nubra

  • 1N Leh

  • 1N Pangong

  • 1N Leh

  • Drop Leh

Day 01: Arrival at Leh

Upon Arrival at Kushok Bakula Airport Leh - 3500m above sea level. Meet and greet and Get onboard the waiting vehicle to transfer to the hotel. Check-in at the hotel. Today the complete day is for rest and leisure to get you acclimatized. In the evening visit Leh Market & Shanti Stupa. Dinner and overnight stay at the Hotel.

Day 02: Leh Sightseeing.

After breakfast, today we will drive towards Kargil road and start your sightseeing with Hall of Fame near Leh, this  museum is constructed by the Indian army. Next visit Spituk Gompa. A three-chapel monastery, Spituk is located at a distance of approximately 8 km from the town of Leh. Later visit Gurudwara Patthar Sahib - nestled deep in the Himalayas, was built by the Lamas of Leh in 1517 to commemorate the visit of Guru Nanak Dev. Another 4 km drive takes us to Magnetic Hill which defies the law of gravity. It has been noticed that when a vehicle is parked on neutral gear on this metallic road the vehicle slides up further. Driving through a picturesque landscape we reach the confluence of the Indus and Zanskar rivers, 4 km before Nimmu village. Return to the hotel, dinner and stay overnight at the Hotel.

Day 03: Leh - Nubra Valley (160kms-4.5hrs)

After an early breakfast we drive to NUBRA VALLEY, through KHARDUNG-LA the highest motorable road in the world at 18,390 ft, around 39kms from Leh. Nubra Valley is popularly known as Ldorma or the valley of flowers and situated between North of Ladakh between the Karakoram and Ladakh range of Himalayas.
In the afternoon visit Hunder Monastery at Hunder village. Hunder is lying close to the border between India and Pakistan in the north-western part of Ladakh. You can visit the SAND DUNES and also enjoy a camel safari (Optional on direct payment basis). Overnight stay at Nubra.

Day 04: Nubra Valley - Leh (160kms-5hrs)

After breakfast at the camp, visit Diskit Monastery en route to Leh. There are a number of shrines inside the monastery's complex, like Kangyu-lang, Tsangyu-lang, etc. Diskit Gompa has quite an interesting legend attached to it. It is believed that a Mongol demon once lived here and was considered to be a sworn enemy of Buddhism. Afternoon rest and relax or take a walk to the local market. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 05: Leh - Pangong Lake  via Shey & Thiksey (225kms-6.5hrs)

After an early breakfast, leave for the mesmeric Pangong Tso en route visiting Shey & Thiksey. The Palace and Monastery of Shey, an impressive complex on a hill, was constructed on the orders of King Deldan Namgyal in 1655 AD. It houses one of the largest golden Buddha statues in the country. After the visit, continue towards Pangong, passing through Changla pass, which is around 5360 metres above sea level. Pangong Lake, situated at 4267 metres above sea level, is famed for its serenity. Pangong Lake is a long narrow basin of inland drainage the highest salt water Lake in the world, shared by two countries India & China. Though open to tourists, the lake and its surrounding are under army surveillance. Evening at leisure. After dinner, overnight stay near Pangong Lake.

Day 06: Pangong Lake – Leh via Hemis (225kms-6.5hrs)

Post breakfast, you are free to explore, and capture the beauty of the lake in your cameras. Drive back to Leh, enroute visiting Hemis Gompa – the largest monastic foundation of Drukpa Kagyu Order of Tibetan Buddhism. As soon as you reach Leh, check-in at the hotel and take some rest. After dinner, retire to your hotel room.

Day 07: Leh Departure

Enjoy the nature. Today your beautiful stay in Leh draws to a close. After breakfast pack your bags to reach the airport in time to catch your flight back home.

Inclusions

Accommodation on twin sharing Basis as per Package Selected.

Meals as per plan mentioned.

To & Fro Airport Transfers (Leh, Manali & Srinagar) As Per Package.

All Transportation will be on point to point by Scorpio/ Innova / Sumo Grand and not at disposal.

Innerline Permit.

Exclusions

Any Kind of Personal Expenses or Optional Tours / Extra Meals Ordered

Rafting & Camel Safari Charges.

Monument & Museum Entrance Fees.

Anything not specifically mentioned under the head “Prices included”.

Tips, Insurance, Laundry, Phone Calls.

Any Kind of Drinks (Alcoholic, Mineral, Aerated)

Cost incidental to any change in the itinerary/ stay on account of flight cancellation due to bad weather, ill health, roadblocks and/or any factors beyond control.

Payment terms

Advance Booking Fee for Normal Period (01 Oct – 31 Mar)

30 days or more before departure:25% of total cost

29-16 days before departure:50% of total cost

Less than 15- 0 days before departure:100% of total cost

Advance Booking Fee for peak period (20 Oct – 20 Nov. 2015 & 20 Dec – 10 Jan)

At the time of booking/confirmation:50 % of total cost

After 05 - 07 days of booking/confirmation: 50% of total cost

Less than 15 days before departure:100% of total cost

Cancellation Policy

If You Cancel Your Holiday:

You or any member of your party may cancel their travel arrangements at any time. Written notification or an e-mail to that effect from the person who made the booking must be received at our office. The cancellation charges applicable are as per the published cancellation policy below:

Cancellation charges per person

30 days or more before departure: 25% of total cost

29-20 days before departure:50% of total cost

Less than 19 days before departure:100% of total cost

IMPORTANT: Please note that the nationals/citizens of CHINA / TAIWAN / AFGHANISTAN / BANGLADESH / PAKISTAN / SRI LANKA / BURMA are not allowed to visit restricted areas in Ladakh region. Hence these packages are not applicable for these nationals.

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