Day 01: Fly from Delhi to Leh (3520m/11,545 ft)
Upon our arrival at the Leh Airport, we will be greeted by a representative from Himalayan Glacier who will take us to our hotel. After checking-in we take rest for some time, in order to get properly acclimatized to the high altitude. In the evening, we tour the Leh Market and Shanti Stupa. Overnight in Leh.
Day 02: Drive from Leh to Lower Ladakh then back to Leh
We begin our sightseeing tour after breakfast. We visit Leh Palace, Likir Monastery, Alchi Monastery, Pathar Sahib Gurudwara, Magnetic Hill, Hall of Fame Museum and also the Confluence of Zanskar and Indus Rivers. Later in the evening, we return back to Leh for a good night’s sleep.
Day 03: Leh to Khardong La pass (5800m/18680 ft) and back to Leh
After breakfast, we drive to Khardong La pass. After admiring the excellent scenery from the pass we return back to Leh to enjoy a hot meal. After lunch we tour Shey and Thikshey monasteries. Next, explore the local market and end the day. Overnight in Leh.
Day 04: Leh to Pangong Lake (4267 m/ 14000 ft) to Leh
We leave our hotel early in the morning for our visit to the Pangong Lake which is one of the highest and also the largest saltwater lake in the world. We spend time on the banks of the lake enjoying its breathtaking view. We drive back to Leh on the same route. Overnight in Leh.
Day 05: Early morning flight to Delhi
After a farewell tea or coffee at the hotel, a representative from Himalayan Glacier will take us to the airport for our flight to Delhi.
Your safety is of paramount concern while traveling with Himalayan Glacier. Please note that your leader has the authority to amend or cancel any part of the itinerary if it is deemed necessary due to safety concerns. Every effort will be made to keep to the above itinerary; however, since this adventure entails travelling in remote mountainous regions, we cannot guarantee that we will not deviate from it. Weather conditions, health condition of a group member, unexpected natural disasters, etc., can all contribute to changes in the itinerary. The leader will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if required.