6 DaysBest Season:
Possible all year round
Ladakh is also one of the last places where Tibetan Buddhism continues to be practiced as a living religion, as it has been for a thousand years. This tour provides a wonderful introduction to the region. We visit a number of Buddhist monasteries, traditional homes, and villages.
Day 01: Delhi - Leh
Morning transfer to airport by car with an English-speaking guide for flight to Leh. On arrival in Leh, meet and transfer to hotel. Rest of the day free to relax and acclimatize.
Day 02: Leh
In Leh Morning at leisure. Afternoon guided tour by car/jeep. Visiting Leh Palace, Sankar monastery and Tibetan Refugee Camp. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 03: Leh
In Leh Morning half day guided excursion by car/jeep. Visiting Shey, Thiksey and Hemis monasteries. Afternoon at leisure for individual activities.
Day 04: Leh
In Leh Full day guided tour to Alchi (65 km) by car/jeep. Alchi Gompa has beautiful wall paintings dating back almost a thousand years. It is a beautiful monastery set in a lovely village perched above the Indus river. Overnight at hotel in Leh.
Day 05: Leh
In Leh Morning at leisure. Afternoon guided tour to visit Spituk monastery just 7 kms outside Leh. Overnight at hotel in Leh.
Day 06: Leh - Delhi
Early morning transfer to airport for flight to Delhi.