Best Selling Leh Ladakh Tour Packages
- New Delhi
Start Point: Delhi
End Point: Srinagar
Delhi-Manali-Jispa-Sarchu-Tsomoriri-Hanle-Pangong Tso-Nubra Valley-Leh-Kargil-Sonamarg-Srinagar.
About the destination:
Adventure is living in a sense where you do things and enjoy things that initially scare you. The thrill makes you feel alive and is totally liberating. This road trip from Manali gives you a wonderful insight into this truly beautiful location, which has it all; adventure, calm, fun, good food, and definitely good memories. This road trip will be extremely liberating away from the fast-paced city life into some new experiences.
The road trip takes you to various famous tourist destinations and also gives you a chance to revel and partake in some enthralling activities. You will discover famous and absolutely breathtaking locations such as Manali, Sarchu, Tsomoriri, Hanle, Kargil and so many more! The trip will also allow you to indulge ins some of the most enthralling and adrenaline-rushing activities like river rafting, paragliding, and many more.
About the destination:
Renowned as the Land of high passes, the spectacular beauty of Leh is winning the hearts of travellers and is sliding up on the top of the bucket list. The entire region is wrapped by alluring mountains, pristine lakes, and variants of Buddist culture. Each and every corner of Ladakh showcases its own charisma and calls out travellers from all over the world to witness its undying beauty.
Start Point: Delhi
End Point: Srinagar
Delhi-Manali-Jispa-Sarchu-Leh-Nubra via Khardung La Pass-Pangong Lake-Leh-Srinagar.
About the Destination:
A gift to the world, Manali is an alluring town nestled in the beautiful Beas River Valley. Cocooned in its age-old traditions and cultural heritage, Manali is an ideal blend of peace and tranquility that makes it a heaven for all nature lovers. With jaw-dropping views, gushing blue streams, lush green forests, and a persistent fragrance of pines, Manali has been blessed by mother nature.
The iconic Magnetic Hill, the confluence of two beautiful rivers, the turquoise-colored Pangong Lake, ancient monasteries, and the highest passes are the things that define the beauty of Leh. Set amidst the epic Himalayas, Leh is a rustic and heavenly beautiful destination. Get ready to capture the beauty of these 2 cities while enjoying an adventurous car ride.
About the Activity:
- Make your vacation a special one with this exciting 7 days 6 nights sightseeing tour in Ladakh.
- Ladakh, a muse for writers, a haven for bikers and a perfect getaway for the experience loving travellers!
- Experience one of the best Ladakh tour packages while you're cuddled in the laps of the mighty Himalayan and Karakorum ranges, it is a destination that is beautified by contrasts!
- During the course of this tour, you will get to explore Sangam, Gurudwara Pathar Sahib, Nubra valley, Leh and Pangong Tso lake.
- Explore the amazing beauty of the region with the valleys and the serene surroundings.
- Experience the joy of riding in a double hunk camel in the Nubra valley and enjoy the beauty of the Pangong Tso lake as it slowly changes its colour.
- This Ladakh tour package boasting this destination is deservedly among the gorgeous natural spectacles in the world!
- Conclude your tour after getting transferred to the airport and head back home with wonderful memories from this Ladakh trip.
Duration of the Tour: 7D/6N
Highest Altitude: Khardung La Pass (18,380 feet)
Group Size: 6 PAX
Tour Type: Group Departure
Ladakh sits on the claim of the most coveted Himalayan destination with no one coming anywhere close to stealing its fame. Lying on the rain shadow side of the Himalayas, Ladakh is a semi-arid region, surrounded by snowcapped mountains on all sides that follow you everywhere you go. With some of the most unusual sights in the area, Ladakh can surely be said to be a gifted region. Almost a cold desert, the major cities are somewhat of an oasis and have been in existence for a very long time and stand tall with a vivid history. But foremost of everything, Ladakh has emerged out as a prime adventure location for many road-trippers and backpackers of the country, and from overseas as well. So head out on this amazing Ladakh trip which will surely turn out to be the best journey of your life.
About the trip
- The trip begins with your arrival at Leh airport
- You will be visiting the local sights of the city as well as the attractions of the Sham Valley
- The highlights there are the mysterious Magnetic hill and the beautiful confluence of the rivers Zanskar and Indus
- The trip also takes you to the famous Nubra valley and the famous Pangong Tso Lake which are the most admired places among the people opting for Ladakh Tour Packages.
- From Pangong, you will be driving to the Tso Moriri, which is a beautiful Lake and a breeding ground for many migratory birds
- You will also be staying in camps at various locations, the best part about which is the unending views of stars and galaxies in the clear nights
- Enjoy this tour of 8 days and cherish it forever
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About the Destination:
The crown of India is beautified by Ladakh, the land of high passes, situated in the picturesque state of Jammu and Kashmir. Regarded as an exotic tourist destination, it is a land filled with breath-taking natural beauty and mystique.
From majestic mountain passes and tranquil monasteries to magical lakes, Ladakh trip is sure to take your breath away. During summer, this beautiful region is adorned with a plethora of vibrant colors, but come winter time it is transformed into a snowy white wonderland, often cut off from the rest of the world.
As a destination, Ladakh is replete with every sight imaginable; from sapphire blue lakes to jade green meadows and even dry and arid grasslands serve to make this land of extremes a must-go destination on every traveler's bucket list, and that is the very reason that no one should ever miss the chance of visiting this Paradise. That is why this Ladakh tour package is here to bring everyone on an equal pedestal by bringing together women of a different metal and organizing a women-only trip to Ladakh.
About the Activity:
Treat yourself to 6 nights 7 days of mystery with the women-only tour to Ladakh. Start your trip from the charming town of Leh, which will woo you with its quaint markets and charming palaces. Visit the beautiful Sham valley and the ancient monasteries.
Take a trip down to enchanting Nubra valley and visit the famous Diskit Monastery and the Hall of Fame, to experience local culture at its best.
With this one of the unique Ladakh tour packages of ours, lose yourself in the hypnotizing beauty of the colorful Pangong Tso and enjoy a memorable sunrise and sunset by the lake. A thrilling camel safari and drive through the highest motorable road in the world, seems just too good to be true!
Departure Dates: May (19,25,31), June (6,12,18,24,30), July (6,12,18,24,30), Aug (5, 11,17,23,29), Sept (4,10,16,22)
★ Visit the actual school featured in 3-idiots - SECMOL where you must be a 10th class fail to be registered in, and the best part - they don't even have teachers.
★ Get to try your hands at the world's highest river rafting point - Zanskar river rafting.
★ Drive along the Magnetic Hills that defy the gravitational laws and drag any vehicles uphill.
★ Relish succulent Ladakhi lunch with a local Ladakhi family as you transverse in the oasis of Modern and Old Ladakh architecture.
★ Camp next to the highest saltwater lake placed at an altitude of 4,350 m - Pangong Lake.
Leh Ladakh Bike Tour Packages
Manali - Leh - Srinagar Bike Package
A journey of 2400 km and the ride through the enthralling snowy paradise, this Leh Ladakh Bike trip from Manali, and ending at Srinagar, will instantly make an ardent biker to fall in love with the journey.
Over the course of your trip, you will be passing through some of the most enchanting passes, Khardung La Pass, world’s highest motorable road, being one of them. Apart from this, you will also get a chance to explore various other exotic places like Nubra Valley, Pangong Lake, etc.
Highlights of Manali to Leh Bike Trip 2021
Best time to visit Leh:
During the month of early June-September all the street courses to Leh open up and one can go to Leh city on the Srinagar-Leh-Manali Circuit. June-September is one of the best time of the year to visit Leh by bike or road. If you wish to enjoy the snowy roads and mountains en route this is the best time to go for a holiday in Leh Ladakh. By mid-June, the snow begins dissolving so you will head out to some of the most beautiful lakes in Ladakh. Visit some of the monasteries and the stupas here and also get acquainted with the local people. And the best of all you can enjoy the Saka Dawa, Yuru Kabgyat, Hemis Festivals which are held in this month.
Temperature: Day: 8°C to 15°C and Night: -5°C to 3°C
Maximum Altitude: 5,328 m (17,480 ft) at the Taglang La mountain pass.
Difficulty Level: Moderate
Railway Station: Nearest is the Jammu Tawi Railway Station (700 km)
Airport: Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport, Leh
ATM: On a bike tour to Leh Ladakh through the Manali to Leh route, you will find only one ATM at Keylong, but later there are several ATMs at Leh.
Stay during your Manali to Leh Bike Trip
Accommodation on double (for couples) and triple (for others) sharing basis in Guesthouse/hotel/Camp
Meals during your Manali to Leh Bike Trip:
Day 2: Dinner
Day 3- Day 11: Breakfast
Mode of transport during your Manali to Leh Bike Trip:
AC Semi sleeper tickets from Delhi to Manali and return (depending on the variant selected)
The bikes are provided with fuel from day 2 to day 11
350cc Royal Enfield motorbike for Single riders
500cc Royal Enfield for Double riders
Variants of the package
Cost without Bike & Fuel: INR 35300/- per person
Double Rider RE 500cc with Fuel & Helmets: INR 42300/- per person
Single Rider RE 500cc with Fuel & Helmets: INR 48900/- per person
Srinagar - Leh - Manali Bike Package
This bike trip to Leh-Ladakh is yet another famous route, which majority of bikers prefer. Filled with uneven routes, challenges and narrow passes, this 1600 km bike trip will start from Srinagar and pass through some of the enchanted locations like Sonmarg, Kargil, etc.
And you get to see many amazing tourist destinations in Leh, which include Lamayuru Monastery, Pangong Lake, Nubra Valley, Deskit Monastery, Tso Moriri Lake, and heading to Manali and calling off this amazing bike ride.
Explore Ladakh On Bike
This biking expedition will start from Leh and will allow you to explore some of the major tourist destinations on bike. During the course of your bike trip in Leh-Ladakh, you will visit Nubra Valley, Pangong Lake, Alchi, etc. You will also pass through Khardung La, world’s highest motorable pass, during your trip.
- New Delhi
Start Point: Delhi
End Point: Leh
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- A local & experienced trip captain will guide your group.
- In case your bike gets damaged or isn't functioning properly, another bike will be provided to you.
- A mechanic is also present in the backup vehicle who’ll fix the bike to ensure you don't face any problem because of the bike.
- Spare parts will be provided without any extra charges.
- If you don't feel healthy enough to continue the ride, there is some extra space in the backup vehicle where you can relax.
About the destination:
Discover the serene views by onboarding the Leh-Ladakh bike trip, the road that encompasses the phenomenal sights, some of the most exciting mountains passes like Khardung La, Nakee La, Barlacha La, and Tanglang La, goes through 21 death-defying Gata loops to finally reach into the most beautiful piece of land on earth, the city of Leh. Learn more about the rich culture and monastery by interacting with the locals during your trip. Get amused with a dazzling scenic view of the region's natural landscapes.
- Leh, situated at 3500 m from sea level, is a place of absolute marvel.
- Located in the upper Himalayas, this quaint district offers incredible sights and scenery.
- This bike trip of 7 days is a chance to experience the uniqueness of Leh and the Indo-Tibetan culture that exists in perfect harmony there.
- This is one of the best Ladakh tour packages for bike riders which covers areas like Pangong lake, Khardong-La, and Nubra along with Leh.
- Get ready for the adventure ride of a lifetime as you explore the town that once was a major commercial spot on the silk route during this 7-day trip to Ladakh.
Leh Ladakh Jeep Tours
Fixed departure dates: Multiple dates open to Join a Group departure in June, July, August and September and can be customized on request for separate group also.
About the Activity:
- From the pleasantly hospitable town of Manali, the Manali to Leh Jeep expedition takes you on a roller coaster drive through distinct geographies portraying diverse geographies. From hill town to high altitude arid desert, this safari is one mega experience.
- The Manali to Leh by road traverses over five high altitude Himalayan passes such as Rohtang (3,978m), Keylong (3,350m), and Tanglang La (17,585ft) showcasing an ever changing dynamic landscape that alters from barren lands to lush green pastures. With our Ladakh tour packages, you can head out for an amazing vacation with your gang.
- Tsomoriri Lake is the one attraction that demands all your attention during this jeep ride which is now Tso Moriri Wetland Conservation Reserve. It is the largest of the high altitude lakes entirely within India at an altitude of 4522 meters.
- Interact with the amazing landscapes beautified by the natural formations throughout the journey. You will come across the undeniable beauties of Khardung La Pass, Pangong Lake, Deskit, Hundar, the confluence of Zanskar and Indus Rivers, Nubra Valley etc. which all are covered in this Ladakh tour packages.
- These places have been occupied by multitudinous mountains, valleys, small streams, rock formations, monasteries, gompas and what not.
- By the end of the journey multi-hued prayer flags, Tibetian chortens, and friendly locals would be etched in your memories for a very long time to come.
- Number of PAX Standard Deluxe Super Deluxe
- Min 02 pax Rs. 37470 Rs. 38090 Rs. 39660
- Min 03 Pax Rs. 28530 Rs. 29260 Rs. 30620
- Min 04 pax Rs. 24950 Rs. 25280 Rs. 27140
- Min 05 Pax Rs. 22090 Rs. 22780 Rs. 24220
- Min 06 Pax Rs. 20780 Rs. 21400 Rs. 22970
- Min 07 Pax Rs. 22540 Rs. 23220 Rs. 24700
- Min 08 Pax Rs. 21500 Rs. 22130 Rs. 23700
- Min 09 Pax Rs. 20300 Rs. 20960 Rs. 22460
- Min 10 Pax Rs. 19690 Rs. 20320 Rs. 21880
- Min 11 Pax Rs. 18870 Rs. 19520 Rs. 21040
- Min 12 Pax Rs. 18480 Rs. 19100 Rs. 20670
- Extra Bed Child Rs. 8800 Rs. 9800 Rs. 10700
About the Activity:
From the pleasantly hospitable town of Manali, the Manali to Leh Jeep expedition takes you on a roller coaster drive through distinct geographies portraying diverse geographies. From hill town to high altitude arid desert, this safari is one mega experience.
The Manali to Leh by road traverses over five high altitude Himalayan passes such as Rohtang (3,978m), Keylong (3,350m), and Tanglang La (17,585ft) showcasing an ever changing dynamic landscape that alters from barren lands to lush green pastures. A drive through Skyangchu Thang, the biggest and highest plateau on earth on a stretch of 42kms leaves you breathless. For you to capture moments like these, the safari also includes a brief photography workshop to help arrest high altitude frames with more panache.
By the end of the journey multi-hued prayer flags, Tibetian chortens, and friendly locals would be etched in your memories for a very long time to come.
Known as the most beautiful destinations in the world, Ladakh had been attracting a lot of tourists. Leh Ladakh jeep safari package is the perfect one for the adventure seekers where they can explore the beauty of region while driving through the barren roads. Each day will hold something new for you during this incredible journey. Soak in the beauty of the region with the mountains, valleys, scenic monasteries etc.
Not just this you also get a chance to learn about the rich culture and traditions of this region. Meet the local people and enjoy a cup of hot tea with them. Visit some of the places like Thiksey Monastery, Shey Monastery, Leh Palaces etc. Don't miss your chance to enjoy the wonderful camping by the Pangong Lake and feel the thrill as you ride through Khardungla, highest motorable road in the world.
About the Tour:
-Brace yourself as you head out on this thrilling adventure of Leh Ladakh jeep safari package once you reach Manali from your destination by air, rail and road.
-Visit a famous temple and check out other sightseeing spots with picturesque mountains and scenic landscapes in and around Manali.
-Take a drive from Manali to various destinations including Jispa, Sarchu, Leh, Hunder, Panamik, Chang La, Pangong Tso, Srinagar and many more.
-Enjoying the most amazing journey of their life sitting on the back seats. You can feel the effect of gravity, atmosphere low on air, freezing temperature.
-Also visit the most famous attractions like Shey Gompa, Thiksey, Gompa Hemis and many winding roadways into mountain passes.
-Your support team makes this challenging journey very smooth and safe without tampering the fun and adventure as you end the trip in Srinagar.
-Conclude this Leh Ladakh jeep safari package after 10 days and 9 nights and head back home with lots of memories.
Note: This is a group tour and requires min 6 pax to execute.
Leh Ladakh Trekking Packages
Chadar trek is one of the most challenging trek of Indian terrain. Located on the hills of Kargil, Jammu and Kashmir, the Chadar Trek passes through the frozen Zanskar River and is a home to umpteen sights along the canyons and ravines of Ladakh. Moreover, it is the only route between the crossroads of Chilling and Zanskar Valley during winter.
The Chadar Trek in Ladakh offers a lot of unique experiences to its visitors, which include walking on the frozen Zanskar River, which normally turns into a thick sheet of ice under which flows the water from glaciers, camping in inhospitable conditions like inside the caves. Also, the route of the trek passes through some of the most stunning sceneries, allowing you to behold the hanging icicles, iced peaks amidst the turquoise skies and mesmerizing Tibetan prayer flags.
Markha Valley Trek
Markha Valley Trek is one of the best and most loved treks in Ladakh Tour. It gives you a chance to ascend two of the highest passes in Ladakh, which include Gandala La (4800m) and Kongmaru La (5150m) and allows you to feast your eyes with the stunning beauty of valley from summit.
During your trek, you will also visit the alluring Markha Village, which is laced with the green fields and willow trees and snow-capped mountains at the back. Apart from the trek, also, explore various monasteries, palaces and museums during your visit.
Starting and Ending Point: The trek starts at Sonmarg and ends at Naranag
July: 6, 13, 20, 27
August: 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25
September: 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29
Cuddled up cozily amidst the mountains, Kashmir Great Lakes Trek is yet another hidden jewel of Kashmir. The beautiful Alpine and snow-clad mountains will walk through the paths, and green meadows, rocky terrains are there to bound the journey. Capture the gurgling streams, silver birch, and other untouched beauties of Mother Earth make for a varied and complete trekking experience of around 63km.
The best time to visit Kashmir Great Lakes' is from July to September. This amazing trek takes you through some of the most beautiful sights that are just unexplored. The best part about the trek is that you will get a chance to see five beautiful lakes together and each reflecting the beauty of the other.
Stok Kongri Trek
The third in the list is Stok Kangri Trek in Ladakh, which towers at the heights of 6,000 m from the mean sea level. Whether you are a newbie or a pro-trekker, the Stok Kangri Trek is for everyone and has a lot of thrills along the way. However, you may face a few challenges during your trek, for example, thinning of air at high altitudes, hence, the first three days are spent for acclimatisation.
Also, the route for the trek is always the shortest one, but it is assured that you get the best views and experience during your Ladakh trek. You get to pass the charming Stok Village along with the sights of glaciers, Zanskar range, Indus Valley, Ladakh Range, and the city of Leh. Moreover, you also cross the Hemis National Park during your trek and if you are lucky enough, you may also get a sight of endangered snow leopards.
Lamayuru To Chilling Trek
Lamayuru to Chilling Trek in Ladakh gives you a chance to explore the calmness and beauty of the region, tucked amidst the remote villages of Leh and Ladakh. Situated at the heights of 4950m, the Lamayuru to Chilling Trek will allow you to walk through villages, rivers and snow-covered trails.
You will get to see the stunning beauty of the Stok and Karakoram ranges and cross three passes, namely Kongskil La Pass, Dung Dung Chan La Pass, and the Prinkti La Pass, where you can also find some of the rarest species of flora and fauna.
Snow Leopard Trek
The Snow Leopard Trek in Ladakh mainly focuses the sighting of the endangered Snow Leopards in the valleys of Leh and Ladakh. Best season to see the snow leopards in Leh and Ladakh is from October to March. Apart from the Hemis National Park, some of the other areas, which are recommended for the snow leopard sighting include the Sham, some areas in western Leh region, for example, Ney Phu, Ule Phu and the hills of Skindyang Village.
Not only the snow leopards, there are umpteen other varieties of animals that you get to see during your trek. Some of them include the ‘Himalayan Blue Sheeps,’ known as “Bharal,” Asiatic ibex Skin, red fox, Tibetan wolf, etc. The highest point of Snow Leopard Trek is the Stokla Pass, located at the heights of around 4800 m from the mean sea level.
Leh Ladakh Cycling Packages
About the Destination:
Ladakh is the emergent favorite of travelers, not just from India, but from the entire world. Surrounded by snow-capped mountains on all sides, the beauty of this place is unparalleled, and you will agree to that as soon as you set foot here. And despite being so far off and on the rain shadow side of the Himalayas, Ladakh is very well connected, especially the capital city of Leh. Apart from the main airport in the capital, you can arrive in Ladakh via road too, with highways coming in from Srinagar and from Manali, the latter being one of the most beautiful highways in the country.
And this is another reason why Ladakh is a favorite of adventure junkies. You can ride a bike till here, or can even cycle up to this beautiful land of Leh, some 11,400ft above sea level.
About the Manali to Leh Cycling Tour:
Manali to Leh cycling expedition is a scenic ride traversing through some of the highest passes in the world making it one of the most challenging rides to beat. Cutting across beautiful trails with the Himalayas serving as the perfect backdrop, one can cross Tanglang La standing at 5328m before entering Leh. The route from Manali to Leh is straightforward with the roads either being completely dirt or tarmac.
In the Manali to Leh cycling tour explore rougher dirt tracks while making some tough climbs along with gut-wrenching descents. Everyday the distance covered ranges from 40 to 80 km traversing altitudes over 4000 m. Not only will this invigorating route comprise cycling from Leh in the Indus Valley to the alpine Kullu Valley covering a total of 470 km, but it also cuts across three mountain ranges of Zanskar, main Himalayas and Pir Panjal Range. Altogether one exceeds 29000 feet in altitude crossing passes like the Khardung La, Tanglang La and Baralacha La (4890m).
- Explore the breathtaking Himalayas atop two wheels on this enthralling cycling trip across Manali and Leh.
- Start your trip from Manali and make your way across 5 passes with a maximum altitude of Khardung La (5602 mts).
- Pass by Rohtang Pass, Bara Lachha La, Naki La & Lachu lung La and many more.
- Cycle through loopy passes, high altitude peaks, cold deserts and breathtaking snow filled landscapes.
- Conclude your 11 day tour by arriving at your stunning destination of Leh.
Other Leh Ladakh Packages:
Ladakh has always been one of the most favourite destinations for rafting in India. Rivers like Indus, Zanskar, Shayok etc. offer a variety of rapids, making these perfect places for rafting in Ladakh. Because of this plethora of options available, anyone with amateur to pro level of experience can come and indulge in this adrenaline pumping activity.
Some of the most famous routes for rafting include Phey to Indus via Zanskar, Nimo to Alchi, Upshi to Nimo, Phey to Nimo, Alchi to Khaltsey via Nurla, etc.
Camping in Ladakh amidst the snow-capped mountains and stunning scenery can be one unforgettable experience. There are various famous camping locations in Ladakh, for example, near Pangong Lake in Spangmik Village, Hunder and Sumoor Village in Nubra Valley, Tingmosgang Village in Sham Valley, Mulbek Village in Shargol and many more.
While camping, you can witness the outlandish landscapes away from the hustle and bustle of city life, giving you a totally refreshing experience.
Wildlife Tour Packages of Ladakh
Leh and Ladakh has a good number of wildlife species, which even include some of the endangered species like the Snow Leopard, etc., making it a perfect tourist destination for the wildlife enthusiasts. The wildlife tour packages of Ladakh include the visit to Hemis National Park, Shey Palace and Thiksey. You will definitely get a chance to witness a lot of wild animals like blue sheeps, Tibetan argali, snow leopards, etc.
Along with the wildlife explorations, you will also visit various iconic tourist destinations of local Leh city and enjoy a trek on the Stokla pass, located the heights of 4900 m from the mean sea level.
Monastery Tour of Ladakh
Ladakh is the home of some of the world’s oldest and largest monasteries and without visiting these monasteries, your tour to Ladakh is incomplete. Though, almost all the Ladakh tour packages include the visit to all the major monasteries, there are specific packages too, which will take you to the exploration of monasteries of Ladakh only if you want to.
Honeymoon Tour Packages of Ladakh
The honeymoon tour packages of Ladakh will include the local sightseeing of Leh town, the visit to Pangong lake and a memorable drive to the highest motorable pass, the Khardung La pass, located at an altitude of 18,380 feet from the mean sea level.
Family Tour Packages of Ladakh
Ladakh because of its stunning views of Himalayas and all terrain landscapes are a perfect vacation destinations for families. It offers plethora of options for family to indulge in, for example, they can just explore famous monasteries and other iconic tourist destinations and increase your knowledge about the same or they can indulge in various adventurous activities like trekking, rafting, wildlife safari, jeep safari, etc.
Ladakh With Kashmir Tour Package
To make your Ladakh trip more excited, amalgamating it with the Kashmir trip is one of the best options to go for. Exploring the stunning locations of Kashmir like Sonmarg, Gulmarg, etc. and then heading to Leh and exploring its places like Pangong Lake, Khardung La Pass, etc. will be some of the most fabulous days of yours.
Ladakh Cultural Tour Package
Leh and Ladakh hold a rich history of traditional culture and is a home to some of the oldest and most beautiful monasteries in the world. Without visiting these locations, the tour to Leh and Ladakh is incomplete. There are umpteen cultural Ladakh Tour packages, which will allow you to experience the rich and authentic culture of Leh and Ladakh.
The majority of these cultural Ladakh packages include the visit of sightseeing in Leh along with the Shanti Stupa, visit to Pangong Lake, visit to Pather Sahib, which is a Sikh religious site, Khardung La, the highest motorable road in the world, visit to Leh palaces, monasteries and Shey Palace.
Must Visit Places in Ladakh
Situated at a height of about 14,270 ft above mean sea level and 134 km long in length and 5 km wide, the Pangong Lake has its foot spread from India to China with only 40 percent of the part in India.
The lake is around 6 hours drive from Leh and the majority of Ladakh tour packages include the Pangong Lake visit. While travelling to Pangong Lake from Leh, you will cross the Chang La, located at a height of 17,000 feet and is also the highest motorable road in the world.while camping around Pangong Lake, you will get overwhelmed with the infatuating beauty of the lake where the shadow of the majestic white glistening peaks falls in the crystal clear water, and the tranquil environment all around allows you to lose yourself in the surroundings.
Tso Moriri Lake
The drive to Tso Moriri Lake is of 7 hours from the Leh and is located at an altitude of around 15,000 ft above mean sea level. While travelling to Tso Moriri Lake, the Indus river flows alongside for a few kilometers, which is joined by numerous other small mountain streams.
All these rivers and streams make the valley green and help the locals in their survival by providing help in cultivation of vegetables, fruit orchards, wheat, etc. Also, on the way, you can even witness various flowering plants and a few beautiful monasteries and their prayer flags and prayer wheels.
Chumathang, a hot spring located on the way to Tso Moriri Lake, is a freshwater lake, which is a favorite place for a good number of bird species and is one of the major attractions in Ladakh.
You can even get a chance behold the flock of Pashmina sheep calmly grazing in the valleys. There are several tent camps and guest houses near the Tso Moriri Lake, allowing you to stay overnight at Tso Moriri lake, offering you a marvellous view of the valley. Overnight stay at Tso Moriri lake can be booked through various Ladakh tour packages available. Don't forget to indulge yourself in Camping in Tso Moriri Lake.
Royal Leh Palace
Constructed in the 17th century by King Sengge Namgyal, the Royal Leh Palace is a nine-storey tall structure. Once you are at the roof of the palace, you get to witness the beautiful panoramic view of the whole Leh town, along with the Indus Valley, Stok Kangri in the mountain ranges of Zanskar and the Ladakh mountain ranges.
The palace also has a museum, which contains a huge collection of jewelleries, Thangkas, ornaments, ceremonial crowns, and dresses.
It is a must visit attraction while you are visiting Leh and the majority of Ladakh packages include Magnetic Hill in their ‘to-visit’ list. The Magnetic Hill is located at a distance of 30 km from Leh on the Leh-Kargil-Baltik National Highway with an altitude of around 14,000 ft.
The hills display a gravity-defying phenomenon and can pull the vehicle, without their engine running, on the steep hill, and hence, it is also known as the ‘Gravity Hill.’ Because of this phenomenon, all the helicopters and aeroplanes have a strict instructions to avoid the magnetic zone on the hill.
Also known as the ‘Valley of Flowers,’ the Nubra Valley is located at a distance of 150 km to the north of Leh at an altitude of 10,000 ft. While traveling to Nubra Valley from Leh, you get the chance to cross Khardung La pass, which is the highest motorable road in the world located at the height of 18,380 ft from the mean sea level.
Diskit village is the main village in Nubra valley, where you can stay overnight in the camps or low budget hotels. You can even get a chance to witness the Bactarian camels during your visit to Nubra valley.
If you are not in mood to travel far from Leh but still wants to visit some beautiful place, Shanti Stupa is the place to go for. Located just at a distance of 5 KM on the Changspa hill at a height of about 4267 m, Shanti Stupa gives you a panoramic view of the whole Leh town with the snow-capped mountains at distant.
Especially, the sunrise and sunset from the Shanti Stupa are truly mesmerizing.
Khardung La is the highest motorable road in the world, which is managed by the Border Road Organization and located at an altitude of 18,380 ft. While travelling from Leh to Nubra Valley, you pass through Khardung La and is about 40 km far from Leh.
Not everyone can visit the Nubra valley and the Khardung La pass as it requires a special permit. Commissioned in the year 1973, the Khardung La pass experiences extremely cold winters with the temperature reaching up to -40 degrees celsius and completely covered with snow.
Lamayuru Monastery is the oldest monastery in Ladakh and is located at a distance of 127 km from Leh on the Leh - Srinagar highway at an altitude of 3510 meters. Lamayuru monastery is a Tibetan Buddhist monastery, offering the panoramic views of the serene brown mountains and green vegetation of the valley.
Alchi monastery is yet another beautiful monastery located on the banks of Indus river. The monastery is 70 km from Leh on the Leh-Kargil road at an altitude of 10,200 ft. The most unique thing with monastery is that, it is the only monastery in the whole Leh-Ladakh region, which is located on the flat grounds.
The monastery has beautiful wall paintings from the eleventh or twelfth centuries, which are well-preserved and have the Indian touch in them. If you want to stay overnight in Alchi Monastery, there are various guesthouses available with basic amenities.
The Leh royal residence known as 'Lechen Palkhar' was worked by Singay Namgyal in the start of seventeenth Century A.D. The nine-storied royal residence is currently abandoned, and the ASI (Archeological Survey of India) has taken up the redesign work.
The force of the waters along with the twists and turns of the river makes Ladakh white water rafting on the Zanskar a memorable adventure.
There is another monastery which is a must visit for you on your Delhi to Ladakh road trip. Within the Nubra region of Ladakh, Diskit is arranged at an elevation of 3142 meters above ocean level, and lies 15 km north-west off the Khalsar-Panamik course, at the edge of the abandon in Shyok valley. Diskit is well known for its fourteenth-century monastery, which is accepted to be the biggest and most seasoned cloister in Nubra valley.
This monastery can be reached from Diskit town through a rough and dusty street that crosses a stream amidst the town. The monastery has a place with Gelugpa arrange or the Yellow Hat order of Tibetan Buddhism.
Gurudwara Pathar Sahib
In spite of the fact that the locale is prevalently Buddhist, Gurudwara Pathar Sahib is additionally revered and loved by Buddhists. Tibetan Buddhists adore Guru Nanak as Guru Gompka Maharaj and as Nanak Lama. There are many legends associated with this hill and has become very famous among the general people as well.
Hall of Fame
You might have definitely heard about this place while on your Leh Ladakh road trip. This is another place which falls in the Ladakh map. This place is a must-see on your Leh Ladakh trip. The Hall of Fame, situated close to the Leh Airfield, is an exhibition hall developed and kept up by the Indian Army in the memory of the warriors who had lost their lives amid the Indo-Pak wars.
It is additionally named as a remembrance for the war saints. This building comprises of two stories. There are relics of different wars for the most part Kargil war, like the weapons utilized amid the war and some imperative archives, identified with the same.
Moreover, above the monastery, an enchanting 3 km walk on the side of mountains will take you the sacred hermitage, which was founded by the great Gyalwa Kotsang. If you are willing to attend the early morning prayers in the monastery, an overnight stay in Hemis is highly recommended.
Things to Do in Leh
If you are in search of some thrilling and adventurous activity in Ladakh, river rafting in the Indus, Zanskar rivers are here to pump the adrenaline in you. The powerful and fast currents of Indus river will take your rafts with great speeds, hitting it against the rocks amidst the various rapids in the river and be making it one unforgettable adventurous experience for you.
An experience you would cherish forever is the Yak Safari in Ladakh. Distinctive to Ladakh, the Yak safari will allow you to stroll around the beautiful lakes, gurgling streams, glacial valleys and the majestic snow peaks while you are seated atop a yak and providing you with the mesmerizing view of the Himalayan valley.
The Yaks in Leh and Ladakh are considered to be extremely useful animals and hence, they are being domesticated by the locals for thousands of years and are used for various purposes.
Among umpteen adventurous activities in Ladakh, the one which is liked by both the national and international visitors is the Camel Safari. The adventure of Camel safari in Ladakh takes place in the beautiful Nubra valley and can be experienced by the visitors during the months of July, August, and September.
It starts from the Hundar village and ends at Panamik village, passing through Diskit, which is also the capital town of Nubra valley.
Shopping at Leh Market
If you are a shopaholic, markets of Leh is a must visit place for you to take back some of the most amazing memories in the form of souvenir. From the varieties of Pashmina shawls, stoles, locally made woolen socks, caps, sweaters and gloves to the umpteen kind of souvenirs, everything is available in the Leh markets.
Also, Ladakh is a favorable places for the growth apricots, making yet another popular gift for you to take back as a souvenir.
Attend Festivals of Ladakh
Various famous festivals are being celebrated during this time, which include Saka Dawa, Sindhu Darshan, Yuru Kabgyat, Hemis, Stongday Gustor, Karsha Gustor, Ladakh festival, Deskit Gustor, Thiksey Gustor, Chemday Wangchok, and the Galdan Namchot Festival.