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Ladakh Photographic Tour

Duration

11 Nights / 12 Days

Places Covered

Chandigarh - Manali - Sarchu - Leh - Pangong Lake - Hemis - Shey - Nubra Valley - Alchi / Ule - Kargil - Sonmarg - Srinagar

Overview

Ladakh Photographic Tour

Tour Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive Chandigarh - Manali

Begin Your tour
Arrive into Chandigarh.
Welcome to Vardhman's "Ladakh Photographic Tour"
On arrival at Chandigarh, you will be met and transferred by Vardhaman's representative to Manali ( 350 km/9 hrs).
Overnight: Hotel

Day 2 Manali - Sarchu (222 km)

Early morning drive to Serchu, driving across Rohtang Pass (13050 ft) and passing through Keylong, Jispa and Dracha and then cross the Baralacha Pass (16020 ft) to arrive at Serchu in the late afternoon.
Overnight: Camp

Day 3 Sarchu - Leh (255 Km)

After early breakfast leave for Leh en-route crossing Nakeela and Lachalung-la Pass (16,617 ft.).
Break for lunch at Pang and then drive on towards Leh passing through Skyangchu Thang (a vast plateau stretching for 42 kms) and then crossing Taglang-La (17,585ft) and driving through the upper Indus Valley. Reach Leh by evening.
Overnight: Hotel

Day 4 In Leh : visit the town and surrounds

The morning is at leisure for rest after the long journey. Afternoon visit Shanti Stupa.
Overnight: Hotel

Day 5 Leh - Pangong Lake (150 kms.)

Early departure for Pangong Lake (approx. 145 kms, located on the Indo China Border), via Chang-la pass (alt: 17370 ft). After full day of sightseeing around the Lake check-in at fixed tented camp near the lake at Spangmik or drive back for 30 kms to Tangtse and check into Hotel.
Overnight: Camp/Hotel

Day 6 Pangong-Hemis / Thiksey-Leh (165 kms.)

After breakfast, leave Pangong / Tangtse and retrace the Leh route across Chang-la. Upon reaching Karu, drive across the Indus and visit the famous Hemis Monastery, biggest monastery of Ladakh.
Later drive on to Leh, enroute visiting the picturesque Thiksey monastery.
Overnight: Hotel

Day 7 Leh-Khardongla- Nubra Valley (125 kms.)

After breakfast leave for Nubra Valley, driving across Khardong-la (alt: 18,380 ft). After descending from the pass, drive on for sightseeing of Sumoor area and Samstaling Gompa.
Later check into a fixed camp in the same area or drive across to Deskit / Hundar for overnight stay.
Overnight: Camp/Hotel

Day 8 Nubra Valley- Khardongla-Leh (125 kms.)

In the morning visit / explore Deskit , Hundar and the Sand Dunes where you can enjoy a short camel safari using the double-humped Bactrian camel found here (optional on direct payment). Later drive back to Leh reaching in the late afternoon / evening.
Overnight: Hotel

Day 9 Leh-Alchi / Uleytokpo: (70 kms.)

After leisurely breakfast drive down the Indus Valley on the first leg of your journey to Kargil & Srinagar. On the way, visit Hall of Fame, Gurudwara Pathar Sahib, Magnetic Point, Sangam (confluence of Indus & Zanskar Rivers) and then the 11th century Alchi Choskor, oldest surviving monastic complex famous for its wall frescoes and architecture - a UNESCO listed heritage site.
Overnight: Camp/Resort

Day 10 Uleytokpo : Lamayuru-Kargil (135 kms.)

After breakfast leave for Kargil, enroute visiting the dramatically located Lamayuru monastery and the adjoining “Moonland” hills. On the way to Kargil you can view the 9-Mtrs. tall rock sculpture of the Maitreya Buddha at Mulbek (7th –8th century AD).
Overnight: Hotel

Day 11 Kargil-Sonamarg-Srinagar (205kms)

Early departure for Srinagar driving through Drass (famous as the second coldest inhabited place in the world) and crossing the Zoji-la Pass (11,500-ft. / 3,505 m) to reach hill station of Sonamarg from where it’s smooth driving through the beautiful Kashmir countryside to reach Srinagar.
Overnight: Hotel

Day 12 Departure Srinagar

After breakfast, transfer to Srinagar airport to board the flight for your onward journey with sweet and unforgettable memories of "Ladakh Photographic Tour" escorted by Vardhman Vacations.

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