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Ladakh Silk Route

Ladakh is a retreat for the urban dweller from the daily humdrum of cosmopolitan life in to the caressing lap of nature. There are two main rivers through the valley namely the Shyok River and Nubra River. Enchanting century old monasteries can be spotted all over Leh Ladakh tour adding to the natural beauty of this historic town. Leh trip is filled with the ruins of the historic palace of yester years and is thus very rich in heritage. This beautiful fertile valley was an important halting place for the ancient traders trading in silk in Tibet, China and India. Thereby, this came to be called the silk route.

Tour Route
Leh / Alchi / Nubra / Pangong / Leh

Tour Program
Day 01:Leh
Arrival at Leh airport, to be received by our representative and transferred to the Hotel. Check in to the hotel for a Complete day of rest wherein welcome tea and coffee will be served by the Hotel. Lunch will be served at 2.00 PM, after lunch visit Leh Market, Leh Palace, Hall of Fame and Shanti Stupa. Overnight Hotel.

Day 02: Leh to Lamayuru to Ule (160 Kms)
After breakfast drive to Lamayuru enroute visit Liker Monastery and Gurudwara Pathar Sahib. Check in Camp at Alchi or Ule and enjoy your hot Lunch. After Lunch drive to visit the mesmerising Moon landscapes and the Lamayuru monastery (Oldest Monastery in Ladakh). Overnight Camp or Hotel.

Day 03: Alchi to Leh (70 Kms)
After the Breakfast drive to Leh enroute visit Alchi monastery, Basgo Palace and Hall of Fame. Arrive at Leh by afternoon. Hot Lunch at Hotel. After the free at your leisure. Overnight Hotel.

Day 04: Leh to Nubra Valley (120 Kms)
After Breakfast drive to Nubra Valley via Khardungla (Highest Motorable road in the World, 18,380 ft). Arrive at Deskit by Afternoon. Rest of the day one is free to explore Deskit, Hunder Villages and camel Safari in Sand Dunes between Deskit and Hunder Village. Overnight Hotel.

Day 05: Nubra Valley to Leh (120 Kms)
After Breakfast visit Deskit Monastery and drive back to Leh by same Route, crossing Khardungla Pass. Overnight Hotel.

Day 06: Leh to Pangong Lake (160 Kms)
After Breakfast leave for Pangong Lake 14,500 ft, through Changla Pass 17,350 ft. (third Highest Motorable road in the world.) Overnight Camp.

Day 07: Pangong Lake to Leh (160 Kms)
After Breakfast drive back to Leh, enroute visit Hemis, Thikse Monastery and Shey Palace. Overnight Hotel.

Day 08: In Leh
A spare day to relax in Leh. Rafting from Chilling to Nimo is also an option

Day 09: Leh
06,00 hrs. Transfer to airport with sweet memories of Ladakh.

Tour Ends

Silk Route Photos