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Tour Name :- Moon Land- Leh & Ladakh
Duration :- 04 Nights/05 Days
Destinations :- Leh - Ladakh - Khardungla Pass
     
 
Description :-

Ladakh - The Land of Passes and the Roof of the World. Towering mountains reach up to a clear blue sky. Hear the rhythmic chant of Buddhist monks in an ancient monastery where time stands still. The rushing waters of an icy river surge down from a glacial height. Its bounded by two of the worlds mightiest mountain ranges, the Great Himalaya and the Karakoram

Leh, the capital of Ladakh is a fascinating destination. Age-old monasteries, quaint lanes, colorful markets and stunning views of the Himalayas make Leh an exotic destination.

Day  01 :  Leh
On arrival, Meet and Greet with Representative of KSHITIJ TRAVELS at Leh Airport. After greetings transfer and check-in to the hotel. One is advised to take complete day  rest for acclimitization.

Day  02 :  Leh
After breakfast full day  sightseeing of Sankar Gompa, is little up in the valley, 3 Kms from Leh Town, which is open to visitors in the morning and evening only. The Gompa belongs to Yellow Sect & was founded in 18th Century. The Gompa is the seat of the Head Lama of Ladakh & founder of yellow sect, Tson-Kha-Pa. After Sanker, Visit Shanti Stupa, a Buddhist religious monument built by Indian based Japanese Monk whose intention was to spread Buddhisim. Visit Leh Palace, the 17th. Century looking for all the world like a miniature version of the Potala in Lhasa. Visit Stok Palace & SINDHU DARSHAN at Chaglomsar. The rest of the day is free for a personal activities . Overnight at Hotel.

Day  03 :  Shey - Thiksey - Hemis
After early breakfast, proceed to Shey – it was the ancient capital of Ladakh.  Shey was the summer Palace of Ladakhi Kings and is where you can see the 36Ft. high statue of Buddha made of copper and covered with gold. Thiksey – is one of the largest and most impressive Gompas. There are several temples in this Gompa containing images, stupas and exquisite wall paintings. We also visit Hemis, farthest away from Leh, this is the wealthiest Monastery in Ladakh belonging to the Red Sect - it is here each summer that plays are held and Ladakhis from all parts of the country will visit Hemis. Back to hotel for overnight stay.

Day  04 :  Khardungla Pass
After breakfast, Half day excursion to Khardongla pass (18380 fts.)  which is the  worlds highest motorable road  (5600 Mtrs) and has been recorded in the Gunnies Book of World Records & gateway to Siachen Glacier. At the top enjoy the nature beauty of snow-capped mountains. On the drive back from the pass, you will be rewarded with spectacular views of the Indus Valley and the endless peaks and ridges of the Zasnkar range. Afternoon free for personal activities. overnight at Hotel in Leh.

Day  05 :  Departure
After breakfast check out from the hotel & transfer to the Leh Airport for your onward journey.

Tour Ends.

***Itinerary is just for an idea it can be customized according to your wish...
*****The tours we offer can be also customized to suit your budget and your interests. If you intend to have a different programme on your own we can very well help you build such programmes too
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NOTE :  Normal to heavy woolens clothes are required during the trip

The package Includes:
* 04 Nights accommodation in one double room on twin sharing basis.
* Breakfast at hotels during the tour.
* Non-Air Condition Car having sufficient space for luggage, english speaking driver, fuel, Insurance, Toll Taxes. All State Taxes, Parking and all transport related expense.
* Sight seeing, Hotel/Airport/Station Pickup & drop.
* Restricted area permit for visit to Khardung - la.

PRICE EXCLUDES :
* All Air fare & taxes.
* Entry fee at for monuments, monastry, temples and guide Charges.
* Personal expenses such as mineral water, laundry, telephone calls, tips etc.
* Lunch & dinner / soft or hard drinks.
* Meals and services not specified in the above mentioned section.

 
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