MYSTICAL LADAKH

8 Days
33,600/- Per Person
Fixed departures Trip Type
8 Days 7 Nights
  • Duration: 7 Nights / 8 Days
Per Person Cost: 33,600
Per Person Cost
Extra Bed
W/o Extra Bed
Booking Amount: 33,600
Total Price:
Overview

A journey for those who quest for the unimaginable.

 

If the mountains call out to you often, then allow Beyond Himalayas to take you on a journey, to the utopia of Ladakh. A trip designed to awaken all your senses by the aesthetic beauty of the endless scenic mountain views and crystal clear lakes. The topography of Ladakh lends itself to the road trips that take you through the raw and simplistic landscape that captures your heart. 

 

Witness and the vast emptiness of Pangong Tso Lake; hued in green and azure surrounded by textured mountains and visit the oldest monasteries of the Indus Valley to uplift your spirits. Dwell in the captivating surroundings of Nubra Valley whose striking beauty and ethereal landscape will never fade from your memories.

 

GENERAL INFO OF TOUR:

 

No of Days: 8 days 7 nights

Stays:

LEH: Hotel/ Local homestay

NUBRA VALLEY: Campsite

PANGONG LAKE: Campsite

TURTUK: Campsite

TRANSFERS: Innova
Note: Flights are not included but we are happy to assist you in booking your flights.

 

 




itinerary
  • Day 1 LEH
    LEH

    We will receive you at the airport in Leh. The flights usually land by 11:30 am and you will drive straight to a beautiful local homestay. Spend the day acclimatizing while you observe the simple life of Ladakhi folks in the midst of serene landscapes. In the evening you can explore the Leh market buzzing with life. Under the awe-inspiring eighth storey Leh palace, the market place gives a taste of cultural fusion.

    Accommodation: Hotel, Leh

    Meals: B/L
    Transfer: 7 seaters MUV

    Altitude: 11562 ft

    Road condition: Good


    Day schedule:
    Morning arrival
    1:00 pm lunch
    4:30 walk around the market



  • Day 2 LEH DAY
    LEH DAY

    After a healthy organic breakfast at the homestay, we leave for the Heritage walk in the old town. We will start by visiting the museum built by the Leh Old Town Restoration Initiative (LOTI) group, with locally available materials and infrastructure. The structure revolves around a skyscraper (Thokskar) on the top floor and has relics of Ladakh. From there you will enter the old town streets where the entire landscape is as it was in the Kings’ time, some of which have been restored by LOTI. The walk will take you through King Singay Namgyal’s palace. After lunch visit the largest and ancient Thikse monastery and the famous Rancho School.

    Accommodation: Hotel

    Meals: B
    Transfer: 7 seaters MUV

    Altitude: 11562 ft

    Road condition: Good

    Day schedule:
    8:30 am Breakfast
    9:30 am An easy walk to the town
    2:30 pm Thikse monastery and Rancho School



  • Day 3 TURTUK
    TURTUK

    Like all the overland drives around Ladakh, this drive will take you through picturesque landscapes, mountain passes, river valleys, and sparse mountain settlements. Through the mighty Khardungla top (Highest motor-able road in the world at 18300 feet above the sea level), drive towards the Indo Pakistan border region of the mesmerizing Turtuk.  


    Accommodation: Campsite in Turtuk 

    Meals: B/D
    Transfer: 7 seaters MUV

    Altitude: 9846 ft

    Road condition: Mostly good

    Day schedule:
     7:30 a.m. Breakfast
     9:00 a.m. Leave Leh
     5:00 p.m. Unwind at Turtuk
     7:30 p.m.Dinner



  • Day 4 TURTUK-NUBRA
    TURTUK-NUBRA

    Wake up to the crisp and pious air of the timeless Balti village. Walkthrough the ancient village of Turtuk with its buckwheat fields, local craftsmen, red-cheeked kids, and cheerful locals and visit the old royal family house. After lunch, embark on your journey to the breathtaking Valley of flowers, Nubra.

    Accommodation: Organic Retreat, Nubra valley

    Meals: B/D
    Transfer: 7 seaters MUV

    Altitude: 10000 ft

    Road condition: Mostly good, 20kms to the pass is rough.

    Day schedule:
    7:30 am Breakfast
    9:00 am Departure
    5:30 pm Reach Nubra – Tea and snacks
    6:00 Unwind at the campsite
    8:30 pm Dinner



  • Day 5 NUBRA-PANGONG
    NUBRA-PANGONG

    Bask in the serene and peaceful atmosphere of the beautiful Nubra Valley. The 100ft Buddha and the adjoining the hill-top Diskit Monastery overlooking the valley of Nubra holds sacred space for silent contemplation. Revel in the organic vegetable gardens, ride the double hump Bactrian camels in the wild pastures around the sand dunes. After lunch, we will leave for the vast emptiness of the Pangong Tso lake.

    Accommodation: Resort in Nubra valley  

    Meals: B/L/D
    Transfer: Innova

    Altitude: 10000 ft

    Road condition: Good


    Day schedule:

    8:00 a.m. Breakfast

    9:30 a.m. Sand Dunes/Camel Safari
    11:30 p.m. 100 ft Buddha statue at Diskit

    Depart for Pangong Tso (6 hrs drive-time)
    7:30 p.m. Dinner at Campsite



  • Day 6 PANGONG-LEH
    PANGONG-LEH

    As the early sun dawns into the stillness of the Pangong Lake, one should make most of it. We will take a stroll by the serene lake soaking in the divinity of the simple life of the locals and discover its many stories. Enjoy the day by the lake and prepare for the journey back to Leh.

    Accommodation: Homestay in Leh

    Meals: B/D
    Transfer: 7 seaters MUV

    Altitude: 13940 ft

    Road condition: Partly good


    Day schedule:
    8:30 am Breakfast
    12:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. to Leh
    8:00 pm Dinner



  • Day 7 LEH DAY
    LEH DAY

    Unwind, buy souvenirs for loved ones, stroll through the little alleys or visit the awe-inspiring Shanti Stupa. Take time to relax and explore the town of Leh on your own or allow us to give you a taste of the culture of Ladakh through our authentic local experiences at an additional cost. Indulge in the culinary secrets of traditional momo making led by local chefs and savor your handmade momos for lunch. Pay a visit to a local Shaman (Oracle) to witness an ancient tradition of healing or meet a local Amchi (Doctor) to explore insights into holistic medicine. You could also quench your thirst for adventure through white water rafting in Zanskar River. Have a laid back evening in a cozy café and relax for the journey back.


    Accommodation: Homestay

    Meals: B
    Altitude: 11562 ft


    Day schedule:
    8:30 am Breakfast



  • Day 8 LEH DELHI DEPARTURE?
    LEH DELHI DEPARTURE?

    Early morning leave for the airport in time for your flights to Delhi with blessings from the mountains and fond memories of the tour which will last the lifetime.

    End of trip and services



INCLUSIONS:

 

STAY THROUGHOUT IN PREMIUM HOMESTAYS, HOTELS AND CAMPSITES

MEALS: BREAKFAST AND DINNER
ALL ACTIVITIES MENTIONED IN THE ITINERARY

TRANSFERS THROUGHOUT THE TRIP
AIRPORT TRANSFERS

OXYGEN CYLINDER AND FIRST AID KIT
PERMITS
DOCTOR ON CALL

 

 

EXCLUSIONS:

 

FLIGHTS
TRAVEL, LUGGAGE & MEDICAL INSURANCE TOURIST VISA
INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT TAXES
TIPS
ALCOHOLIC DRINKS
MONUMENT FEES
RAFTING OPTIONAL

 

 

 

TERMS & CONDITIONS:

CHANGES TO YOUR ITINERARY

For your best interest, sometimes it might have to make necessary alterations to your holiday itinerary. Where practical, we will advice you before you depart from your hometown, although occasionally we may be forced to make changes en route. We will keep you informed at all times.

MOUNTAIN FLIGHT DELAYS

Bad weather in mountainous regions can cause flight delays. These problems mainly happen in Ladakh region of India. If the delay is extended it may be necessary for us to re-route the trek and tour, perhaps to an area more readily accessed by road transport. We do not accept responsibility for charges incurred as result of flight delays and missing international flight connections. However, we will make every effort to assist you.

INHERENT RISKS OR DANGERS

 You understand and accept that your proposed tour may expose you to levels of physical exertion to which you may not be accustomed to or be exposed to inherent dangers when traveling through remote areas which may be subject to, among other things, unfavourable political, physical, health or climatic conditions. By agreeing to use our services, you accept these dangers and unfavourable conditions.

INSURANCE

 You must purchase comprehensive travel insurance that includes a provision for helicopter rescue when you pay your deposit.

YOUR HEALTH AND FITNESS

 We strongly recommend that you visit your doctor and dentist before your holiday. You must ask your doctor about current inoculation requirements. Full details of pre-existing medical conditions must be forwarded to us when you book. Older clients or clients with pre-existing medical conditions may require a letter from your doctor clearing them for the trek and Beyond Himalayas Pvt. Ltd. reserve the right to check these documents prior to confirmation of tours and treks

PASSPORT

A valid passport is required for all tourists. The passports must be valid for minimum of six months from the start of journey, with at least two clean pages per country to be visited.

VISA REQUIREMENTS

A valid visa is required for the entire destination. You should always consult your doctor or nearest travel clinic for the latest information on recommended health precautions, both vaccination and malaria prophylaxis.

 HEALTH AND SAFETY

 GENERAL

 Extensive medical kits are carried on all trips. In addition, medical oxygen and Portable Altitude Chambers are carried as a precaution on high altitude treks and climbing expeditions. All meals on trek are prepared specifically for your group to strict hygiene standards, and sterile washing facilities are provided.

 HIGH ALTITUDE

 Sickness from altitude can affect anyone. Serious problems are avoided by building in rest and acclimatisation. For normal symptoms a drop in altitude, or time in portable acclimatisation chamber, leads to quick recovery.

 All trips are graded. There are Easy, Moderate, Challenging and Mountaineering categories.

 TRAVEL INSURANCE

 Travel insurance that includes helicopter evacuation is highly appreciated

 AGE LIMITS

 Client over sixty are required to complete a medical and personal travel history questionnaire. Persons under sixteen can join specified family departures and private groups.