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Definite Cultural Tour To Ladakh
Duration: 12 Days
Max Altitude: Tanglang La 5,328m/ 17,480ft, Day 7
Accommodation types: Hotels, Fixed Camp
The July departure attends the Hemis Festival.
The August departure attends the Dakthok Festival.
Guaranteed to run for a minimum of 2 clients
Maximum group size: 12
This is a trip of incredible differentiations and social intrigue. Going from the plans of India like Delhi up to highlands of Leh Ladakh takes you through a mind-blowing Himalayan excursion encounter out and about connecting Manali and Leh, open just for a couple of months every year because of heavy snow on the passes. The voyage takes you directly over the Greater Himalaya and offers some astounding grand perspectives. The other course is from Srinagar side which likewise offers nearly the equivalent astonishing background. So the time has come to gather your bags and begin arranging your trip to Ladakh, We at Eco India Journeys can be the ideal host for you to design this outing of yours.
Arrive Delhi, transfer to hotel. The day is at leisure.
Overnight at Hotel the Hans or Similar (Meals: B)
Train from Delhi to Kalka - 4 hours and then ‘Toy Train’ to Shimla (2,276m /7,467ft) 4-5 hours
Overnight at Clarkes Hotel or Similar (Meals: B)
Full day of sightseeing and walks in Shimla.
Overnight at Clarkes Hotel or Similar (Meals: BD)
Drive from Shimla to Manali (2,050m/ 6,730ft) 9 hours.
The town of Manali, when an exchanging station toward the beginning of an old exchange course to Ladakh, is presently a renowned town, where we get the chance to see a ton of travelers. It is a ceasing point for the way to Leh. Set beside the wonderful Beas River and encompassed by green delectable pine, deodar, oak trees secured mountains, this once calm town has changed lately into a clamoring resort town with various lodgings, bistros, and eateries.
Overnight at Snow peak retreat or Similar (Meals: BD)
Morning drive to Jispa (3,140m/10,305ft) 8 hours.
Overnight at Ibex hotel or fixed camp (Meals: BLD)
Jispa to Sarchu (4,220m/13,845ft) 8 hours.
Overnight at Gold drop camp or similar (Meals: BLD)
Sarchu to Leh, (3,505m/11,500ft) 8-9 hours.
Overnight at Gomang Boutique or Similar, Leh (Meals: BD)
Sightseeing in Leh.
Thiksey Gompa is around 19 km from Leh. The cloister is viewed as a standout amongst the most delightful in Ladakh and has a place with the Gelugpa arrange (yellow order). It looks to some extent like the Potala Palace of Lhasa, Tibet and is one of the biggest Gompa in Ladakh.
Hemis monastery is 45 km from Leh. It has a place with the Drukpa Lineage (Red Hat). The celebrated Hemis celebration is held every year. It was established by King Sengge Namgyal. It was established in the mid 17th century.
Overnight at Gomang Boutique or Similar, Leh (Meals: BD)
Visit Phyang and drive to Chilling (3,350m/10,990ft)
Later drive along the banks of the Zanskar River towards Chilling. Beneath Chilling you leave the vehicles and walk up the narrow trail into the village.
Chilling is popular all through Ladakh for all way of conventional metal crafted works, which are the pride of each Ladakhi kitchen, specifically for delightful things, for example, scoops, spoons, supplication wheel, tea kettles and furthermore for their elaborate stoves. The general population of Chilling has extraordinary notoriety for their conventional aptitudes in working copper, bronze, tin, silver and iron and they trust themselves to be slipped from Nepalese skilled workers conveyed to work for the King of Ladakh in antiquated occasions. You will almost certainly visit their showrooms and see a portion of the experts working in these customary home businesses. There is some decent day strolls around Chilling and the chasm view is amazing. You will have lunch with a local family and after that drive back to Leh.
Overnight at Gomang Boutique or Similar, Leh (Meals: BLD)
Visit Alchi and Likir. Return to Leh via ruined castle at Basgo.
After your visit to Alchi, you will drive to Likir. From Alchi, you return to the main highway and turn east towards Leh. You then turn off the main Leh road to drive up a short way north to Likir. Likir Gompa is a very ancient monastery dating back in part to the 11th century. It sits majestically on a hilltop dominating the valley and is attractively set amongst running water and willow trees which make a pleasant contrast to the surrounding barren landscape. Likir is famous for its imposing 25m high golden figure of the Matraiya Buddha, which sits behind the gompa looking towards the east. Returning towards Leh, you can also visit Basgo. Basgo is known for its ruined castle dating from the 15th century and the adjoining royal temples spectacularly located on cliffs above the valley floor. You then drive back to Leh
Overnight at Gomang boutique or Similar, Leh (Meals: BD)
Overnight at Gomang boutique or Similar, Leh (Meals: BLD)
Fly to Delhi/Onward Journey.
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One Tour Leader complementary on paying for 10-12 pax
What is included
- Airport transfers on arrival and departure
- 4* hotel in Delhi on bed & breakfast basis
- Train from Delhi to Kalka (air-conditioned chair car), Toy Train to Shimla
- Best available hotels at rest of the places as per mentioned in the itinerary
- All road transport by private vehicles above 5 pax using Minibus as per the itinerary
- Meals as per mentioned as per the itinerary
- English speaking cultural guide through out the tour
- Last night dinner party
What is not Included
- International/ Domestic Flights
- Any Kind of personal expenses
- Tips, insurance, laundry, phone calls
- Any kind of drinks (Alcohol, mineral, aerated)
- Anything not specifically mentioned under the head “Prices Included”.
- Cost occurred due to any change in the itinerary/ stay on account of flight
- cancellation due to bad weather, ill health, roadblocks or any other factors beyond control.