Day 1 : Delhi - Amritsar ( by Shatabadi Express train )
Arrival from Internationa airport & we will spend few hours at airport after-then transfer to New Delhi Railway Station. Morning transfer to New Delhi Railway station to baord India's fastest train Shatabadi express to Amritsar at 07.20 AM. Arrive Amritsar at 1300 hours, transfer to Hotel. Afternoon you will visit most holiest place "GOLDEN TEMPLE. Afterwards nearby you can also visit JALIAN-WALLA- BAGH. Afterwards drive to WAGHA BORDER to watch & enjoy very exciting ceremonies of India & Pakistan. Return to Amritsar for overnight stay.
Day 2 : Amritsar - Dharmshala ( 200 Km, 04 hours )
Morning leave for Dharmshall, arrive & check in at Hotel. Afternoon you will visit the Buddhist monastery and in front is the official residence of his holiness "Dalai Lama". Return to Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 3 : Dharmshala - Manali 1980 MSL ( by surface 280 km, 07 hours )
Morning leave for Mandi en route beautiful valley of Kallu & Naggar where you can see old Pagoda style temples & palace. Arrive & check in at Hotel in Manali which is foot hill of greater Himalayas. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 4 : Manali - Jespa/Keylong 3300 MSL ( 120 Km, 07 hours )
Morning leave for Jespa & you will board four wheel drive Jeep to drive in greater Himalayas & your first stop will be at Rohtang Pass 3978 MSL, popularly known as heap of dead bodies. In the former days when people of district Kullu & Lahul were trying to cross the pass during winter in the business connection, maximum number of people were loosing their lives by the snow storm. Continue your drive & reach to Tandi where two rivers of Himalayas namely Chandra & Bagga have the confluence with terrific flow of the water.
After here this river is popularly known as Chenab. Continue your drive to reach Keylong which is headquarters of district Lahul & Sipiti & finally reach to Jespa, arrive & check in at the super deluxe tents on the banks of river Chandra. Afternoon visit local villages of Jespa situated on 3300 meters above sea level & Buddhist monastery where biggest festival of Kalchakra was organized by Dalai Lama in July 1994. Return to your tents for the dinner & overnight stay.
Day 5 : Jespa - Leh 3330 MSL ( 375 Km, 11 hours )
Morning leave for Leh, first of all you will enjoy to reach at LaChungLa which is on 5000 meters above sea level after then reach to Pang 4950 MSL. After Pang you have to go up 15 Km and you will drive 42 Km on plains surrounded by high peaks & mountains. Here this is superb to watch 42 km plain land on 5000 meters. After the you have go up to reach world's second highest motorable pass TANG-LANG-LA on 5378 meters above sea level. Afterwards drive to Leh via beautiful villages & river Indus. Arrive Leh & check in at Hotel for overnight stay
Day 6 : Leh
Fullday sightseeing of Thiksey, Shey & Shankar monasteries.
Thiksey : the great monastery of Thiksey towers on a steep rocks at the periphery of an oasis on the right bank of the Indus. This monastery belongs to Elugpa order (Yellow sect). The foundation of Thiksey in the middle of 15th century has been attributed to Palden Chang Whoes uncle Shasrab Zangpo was a dispel of the reformer guru Tsongkhapa "founder of the yellow sect". The layout of the monastery complex resembles the Potala palace in Lhasa.
Shey : the Shey palace also known as Khar Chung was built by Senge Namgyal in the beginning of the 17th century. It was erected on the ruins of an already existing castle. Shey monastery belongs to red hat order.
Shankar: this monastery belongs to Gelugpa order (Yellow sect) and was founded by the last Skushog Bakula as a branch monastery of Spituk during the turn of the century. Overnight at hotel.
Day 7 : Leh - Shey - Thiksey - Hemis - Leh ( day trip )
Breakfast at Hotel & drive to Shey, the summer palace of royal family, a lake in front of it. In front of it Holiness ?Dalai lama has also his Ladakh residence. A small drive ahead takes you to Thiksey where you can see the biggest Buddha statue. Finally to the most revered and richest monastery of Ladakh The Hemis, this monetary is nestled between two mountains and has many a thing of great importance. Return back to Hotel for overnight stay
Day 8 : Leh - Ultopoko ( 80 Km, 02 hours )
Breakfast at Hotel and leave to Ultopoko enroute visit Monestry Rizong, the school where young lamas are taught Buddism finally arrive at your Uletopko camp site. For sake of words this is a camp site however, location of this cam, site and facilities puts this camp in many ways better than a Hotel. You are surrounded by peaches an apple trees and you are right on a Hill cliff over the river Indus. Overnight at camp with all meals.
Day 9 : Uletopko - Lamayuru - Leh
Breakfast & leave to Lamayuru, another ancient monestry believed to be made by sowing a seed of barley in a pond. However, your journey to this place allows you to travel over Jelebi Mods ( serpentine road ) and once you reach at the top a photograph of the road you traveled up is something you cherish to posses. In front of the Lamayuru you will believe why the name of this tour is Moonland. Exactly the same formations of Land is visible as on the moon. Visit lamayuru monastery and afterwards drvie back to Leh via Alchi Monestry has murals dating back to 11th century and is perhaps one of the oldest monestry in Ladakh. Continue your drive towards Leh and another stop will be Pyang Monestry and finally at Spituk Monestry. Arrive back at Leh & check in your Hotel for overnight.
Day 10 : Leh- Khardung - Nubra ( 120 Km, 05 hours )
Morning leave for Nubra via Caravan , silk route all that what you have heard and read & reach to worlds highest motorable pass Khadungla - La at the altitude of 5800 MSL. Continue your drive to Numbra, arrive & check in at deluxe tented accommodation After change & wash leave to visit one of the oldest monastery in greater Himalayas at Dixit. Afterwards visit Panamma Hot Water spring. Afternoon free to enjoy this superb valley to visit the villages, meet & talk to the people. Overnight at the camping accommodation.
Day 11 : Nubra - Leh.
Return back to Leh by the same route & check in at Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 12 : Leh - Delhi
Morning transfer to Leh airport to board flight for New Delhi, arrive and explore full day in the busy markets of Delhi busy markets. Late evening transfer to International airport to board flight back to your country.