Shey Palace, Thicksey & Hemis Monastery, Stok Gorge, Rafting on Zanskar River, Mountain biking from Khardung La, Pangong lake.
Day 1: Leh Arrival (3505 meters / 11567 feet)
Arrive Kushok Bakula airport Leh - 3500m above sea level. Transfer to hotel. Breakfast at the hotel before 09.30 am. Half Day at rest for acclimatization. After lunch Visit Shanti Stupa & Leh Palace, Later in the evening walk around local market. Dinner and Overnight stay at Hotel in Leh.
Day 2: Leh Monastery Sightseeing of Shey Palace, Thicksey & Hemis Monastery
After a leisurely breakfast, we drive to visit Hemis Monastery situated 45km west of Leh; Hemis is the largest and the wealthiest monastery in Ladakh. From Hemis, you are driven back taking the same route to visit Thicksey Monastery, located on a hill-lock with formidable views of the Indus valley. Thicksey is especially noteworthy for its gigantic seated statue of the Maitreya and is also known for its (Dukhang) assembly hall which houses hundreds of rectangular prayer books, stacked between wooden covers and bound in silk. After that we continue to drive through series of chortens to visit Shey Palace the former summer palace of the King of Ladakh. Dinner and Overnight stay at Hotel in Leh
Day 3: Stok Gorge Day Hike
Drive to Stok village and begin a day trek into the Stok gorge. This is an interesting and popular short trek to reach the shepherd camp and to enjoy the view of popular Stok Kangri at (20341ft) The to and fro hike is approx. 5 to 6 hours, where one can enjoy unique rock formations on the way. Visit Stok Palace and Museum and our vehicle will pick you up and drive back to hotel.
Overnight stay at Hotel in Leh
Day 4: Rafting on Zanskar River
After Drive to Sangam meet up with raft crew and start your rafting from Skarbuche and end at Sangam on Zanskar river for 3:00 hrs. On way back visit Gurudwara Pathar Sahib & hall of fame. Overnight stay at Hotel in Leh.
Day 5: Down Hill Mountain biking from Khardungla Top
After post breakfast we will drive upto World Highest motor-able road Khardung la (183,80 Ft.) and from here we will be riding our mountain bike till Leh market. Overnight stay at Hotel in Leh.
Day 6: Day trip of Pangong Lake
It is the highest land locked lake (155 Kms on way from Leh 05 Hrs driver each way. After an early breakfast we leave for Pangong Lake through Changla pass 5486 Mtrs. Pangong Lake, situated at 14,000 feet (4,267 m). A long narrow basin of inland drainage, hardly six to seven kilometer at its widest point and over 130km long, it is bisected by the international border between India and China. A few years back the government decided to open it to tourists though the lake and its surrounding is under army surveillance. Enjoy the landscape in the back drop of the Lake. One rarely feels so close to nature and environment and the scenery is unforgettable. Drive back to Leh via same route. Overnight stay at Hotel in Leh.
Day 7: Depart Leh
In the morning transfer to the airport to board the flight for your onward destination.
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