Kashmir and Ladakh 10Night/ 11Days Tour

Day 01 Arrive Srinagar Airport

On arrival Srinagar meet for assistance and transfer to Houseboat or hotel. Afternoon cruise ride by

Shikara for two hours – a Typical Kashmiri gondola – thru the watery vegetable Gardens / markets and

see the mountains mirrored in the lakes. You will get a view of some very interesting places around the

Lake. In the evening return to Deluxe Houseboat/Hotel for overnight

Day 02 Srinagar Sonamarg Kargil

After early breakfast leave from Srinagar for Kargil, the drive to Sonamarg is another spectacular facet of

country side in Kashmir in Sindh Valley. The Indus Valley is the largest tributary of the valley of Kashmir.

Drive through the panoramic and scenic sites, Sonamarg (2740 Mtrs). Zojila pass 3527 Mtrs (Gateway of

Ladakh). Continue drive towards Drass (The second coldest inhibited place in the world) and by evening

reach Kargil (2710 Mtrs) which has got its importance after opening the Ladakh for tourists in 1974. Later

check in for overnight.

Day 03 Kargil to Uletokpo

After early Breakfast leave for Uletokpo and en-route visiting the monastery of Mulbeck, Lamayuru &

Moon-landscape passing through Namkila & Fatula Passes (4100 Mtrs) the highest pass on Srinagar-

Leh road and proceed to Uletokpo. Overnight stay at the camp

Day 04: Uletokpo – Indus Valley & Alchi- Leh

After breakfast visit of 1000 year old Alchi monastery the only Gompa in Ladakh region on flat ground

continue to the Likir Monastery visit the three stories Dharma Wheel Gompa. Here you'll be awestruck

with the sight of the massive Buddha statues. Drive through Indus & Zanskar River and visiting, Pathar

Sahib Gurdwara, Basgo Palace, Overnight stay at the Hotel.

Day 05: Tour of Hemis, Thiksey Shey monastery

After a leisurely breakfast ride to visit Hemis Monastery situated 45 Kms west of Leh; Hemis is the largest

monastery in Ladakh. On way back visit Thiksey Gompa or Thiksey Monastery (also transliterated

from Ladakhi as Tikse, Thiksey or Thiksey) is a Gompa (monastery) affiliated with the Gelug sect of

Tibetan Buddhism. It is located on top of a hill in Thiksey village, approximately 19 kilometers east of Leh

in Ladakh, It is noted for its resemblance to the Potala Palace in Lhasa, Tibet and is the largest Gompa

in central Ladakh, notably containing a separate set of buildings for female enunciates that has been the

source of significant recent building and reorganization. Proceed and visit Shey Palace the former

summer palace. Overnight stay at the hotel

Day 06: Tour of Khardungla Pass 18380 Ft. Nubra Valley and Hunder Sand Dunes

After early breakfast ride to Nubra valley the 120 Kms approximately 4 to 5 hrs. Via Khardungla (18380

ft.), Highest Motor able road in the World) on arrive explore Diskit, Hunder Villages and camel Safari in

Sand Dunes. Overnight stay at the camp at Hunder

Day 07: Visit Diskit monastery which is 515 years old & Drive Leh

After Breakfast visit Diskit Monastery and ride back to Leh crossing Khardungla Pass., on arrival check-in

hotel and afternoon at leisure for shopping etc. Overnight

Day 08: Tour of Pangong Lake- It is the highest land locked lake

After early Breakfast leave for Pangong Lake (14,500 ft.), ride through Changla Pass 17,350 ft., it is the

third highest motor able road in the world. Arrive at Pangong Lake it is the highest salt water Lake in the

World, shared by two countries India & China. Enjoy the beauty of the lake on the Banks of Pangong

Lake with multi-color reflections and fascinating high altitude of the Lake. Overnight stay at camp

Day 09: Ride back to Leh, evening Leh Palace & Shanti Stupa

After breakfast, ride back to Leh, Late Afternoon visit Leh Palace & Shanti Stupa, Later in the evening

walk around Local Market. Overnight stay at the hotel

Day 10: Ride back to Srinagar

After breakfast, ride back to Srinagar, Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 11: Depart Srinagar

After breakfast, transfer to airport for your onward flight back home.