Ladakh is a mountainous region in northwest Jammu and Kashmir in north India. Ladakh is not only home to some of the most beautiful and serene monasteries you’ll ever see, but it also a land of rich natural beauty – and it’s this natural beauty that hits you so hard, because it’s a barren beauty. Ladakh is situated at a height of 3505 meters above the sea level and has beautiful landscapes. Trekking in Ladakh is an awesome experience, this 19 days tour will take you to the heart of Ladakh.
Duration: 18 Nights / 19 Days
Places to Visit: Delhi – Leh – Shey – Alchi Gompa – Chiling – Bakhula – Nyarak – Sarakdo – Zanskar – Zangla – Manali – Kullu – Delhi
Arrival in Delhi. Transfer to Hotel there.
Morning flight to Leh.
Tour of Leh city, including the sixteenth-century palace and Gompa.
Visit to Basgo fort and Alchi gompa, a remarkably well preserved 11th -century gompa and one of the artistic treasures of the Himalaya.
Drive to village of Chiling, from where we begin the trek. A short ways from Chiling we step onto the frozen Zanskar river for the first time. Trek to Tilat Do. Overnight in cave.
Continue on the frozen river to Sarakdo. Overnight in cave.
Walk to Hanuma, the first village and most likely the first people we have seen since leaving Chiling. Overnight in village house.
Hanuma to Pishu, another small village. Overnight in village house.
Karsha to Padum, the regional capital of Zanskar and the goal of our journey. Losar(Tibetan New Year’s) celebration.
Helicopter over the main Himalaya range to Manali. A spectacular one-hour ride flying over the main Himalaya range.
Tour of Manali. Stay overnight at Hotel.
Depart-Delhi, Transfer to airport for flight to onwards journey.
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