Tourist Places : Delhi-Amritsar-Srinagar-Kargil-Leh-Pangong-Lamayaru-Keylong-Manali Detailed information about this travel package. DAY O1 : DELHI Arrive Delhi: On arrival at the Delhi International Airport and Transfer to your hotel. Overnight stay in Delhi. DAY O2 : DELHI – AMRITSAR (450 km/ 06-07 hrs)
After breakfast drive to Amritsar. Upon arrival in Amritsar Check in hotel in Amritsar. Amritsar : – Located in the state of Punjab, Amritsar is one of the most important pilgrimage centers especially for the Sikhs in the country. The city is characterized by some must visit religious and historical sites. Later visit The Golden Temple, which is located in the heart of the city, where Sikhs from all over the world come to pay their devotions to Guru Granth Sahib and take a dip in the Amrit Saras Kund (Pool of Immortality) for spiritual purification is the major landmark here. The Jallianwala Bagh, a historical monument that tells the sad story of mass killing during the independence movement in India. Here lies the memorial of the martyrs of the 1919 massacre by British General Dyer. The Durgiana Mandir that is dedicated to the Hindu Goddess Durga, Baba Atal Rai Tower are some of the main tourist attractions out here. Evening visit to Wagha Border, Located 28 kilometers from the Amritsar main town on the Indo-Pakistan border. The most fascinating thing here is to see the change of guard’s ceremony and the flag hoisting and lowering activities, which are done with great skills by the border security forces of both the countries. Overnight stay at hotel in Amritsar. DAY O3 : AMRITSAR – SRINAGAR (450 km/ 08-09 hrs) After Breakfast drive to Srinagar, Enroute Enjoy the mountainous, Baghliyaar Hydro Electrical Project and Jawahar Tunnel which is 2.5 Kms Long. Also relax at the Titanic View point which is the first view of the Kashmir Valley. On arrival Srinagar. Accommodation in hotel, Overnight at hotel in Srinagar. DAY O4 : SRINAGAR -GULMARG (54 km/ 01 hrs)
After Breakfast we leave for a whole day in the mountain village of Gulmarg, where you hike in the forests, admire the forest of orchids and flower meadows, to the funicular to the heights of the Himalayas, affecting the beauty of the snowfields. In the evening return to Srinagar & check in the houseboat. Night in houseboat. DAY O5 : SRINAGAR – SONMARG – KARGIL (209 km. /06-07 hours)
Early in the morning after breakfast drive towards Kargil . After crossing the city is another spectacular facet of country side in Kashmir in Sindh valley . The Sindh valley is largest tributary of the valley of Kashmir. After Sonmarg most rough road and wet Zojilla pass (3527 mts Gate way of Ladakh) This road continue to drive Drass (The Second coldest inhibited village in world ) after more two and half hours drive to Kargil at the altitude of (2715 mts) overnight in Hotel at Kargil. DAY O6 : KARGIL – LEH (240 km/ 08-09 hrs) via NAMKI LA PASS & PHOTOLA PASS
After breakfast, leave for Leh. On the way halt at Lamayuru Monastery which is one of the oldest monasteries of Ladakh and then to pass through Mulbekh which has the famous Lord Buddha Sculpture. Transfer to Hotel. Rest of the day free to get acclimatised to the high altitude. Evening visit the famous Shanti Stupa built by the Japanese. Overnight hotel in Leh. DAY O7 : LEH CITY TOUR
After breakfast city sightseeing to some ancient monasteries and most popular in this area. Shey Gompa is about 15 kms from Leh. It used to be the summer palace of the kings of Ladakh. There are lots of Stupas and Gompas built around the palace. Shey palace was built by Deldan Namgyal in the beginning of 17’Th century AD. Main attraction in Shey is the 12m Shakyamuni Buddha statue inside the Dresthang Gompa. Thiksey Gompa, close to Shey is about 17 kms from Leh. The monastery is considered to be one of the most beautiful in Ladakh and belongs to the Gelukspa order. This Monastery is more than 500 year old. Hemis Monastery, about 45 kms south of Leh it is one of the most famous and largest monastery in Ladakh. It belongs to the Drukpa order and was founded in the early 17’Th century. The setting is perfect with the monastery cradled in a lovely valley, surrounded by Mountain and fronted by long Mani walls. Sindhu ghard Darshan to Holy Indus River. Amir Khan School Or 3 –Idiot shoot school. Leh Palace: Is build by King Sengge Namgail of Namgail Dynasty in 17th century. The Palace is nine story high, and it overlook the Leh main Market, Stok Kangri. The upper story was earlier used by the royal family. Now the palace is open for tourist the collection of jewelers, ornaments, Thangkas, ceremonial dresses, crowns, and centuries-old pieces of jewelers are kept here for public display. Overnight in Hotel. DAY 08 : LEH – PANGONG (154 Km/ 05-06 Hrs ) via CHANG LA PASS (5320 mts) After breakfast, drive to the spectacular Changthang Valley, winding your way over the exhilarating Chang la (5320m.)- The second highest point of our journey. The landscape on the way to Pangong is just spectacular. Overnight in fixed camp or hotel. DAY 09 : PANGONG – LEH (154 Km/05-06 Hrs) After breakfast Pangong Explore and drive back to Leh. The Lake is situated at 13,930 ft. / about 4300 mts. above sea level and is 125 km long, but is only four km at its widest, and extends almost in a straight line, way to Tibet; in fact, only a quarter of the lake is in India. Enroute you will see some Himalayan marmots & migrated birds. Arrive to Leh and overnight stay in hotel. DAY 10 : LEH – KHARDONGLA PASS (altitude 5600 m) (42 km/1-2 hours) After Breakfast Drive to the pass of Khardongla (altitude 5600 m) – the highest road pass in the world, listed in the Guinness Book of records. Extraordinary view of snow-capped mountain peaks. In the second half of the day free time to explore Leh. Overnight at the hotel. DAY 11 : LEH – LAMAYURU (75 km/1-2 hours) After Breakfast excursion trip to the village Lamayuru through Kaltsi (place of passport control). visit the ancient monastery Lamayuru, founded in the X century. In the afternoon return to Leh (4.5 hours). Overnight at the hotel. DAY 12 : LEH – KEYLONG (225 km/09-10 hours) Early morning After Breakfast drive to Keylong. full day Travel. On arrival at Keylong. Overnight at hotel Keylong. DAY 13 : KEYLONG – MANALI (120 km/04-05 hours)
After Breakfast drive to Manali through the village of Jispa & cross the Rohtang Pass (3,978 mts), is a high mountain pass on the eastern Pir Panjal Range of the Himalayas around 51 km from Manali. It connects the Kullu Valley. Arrival in Manali, after visit excursion Vashisht Village, Tibetan Monastery, Sollang Valley, Visit Naggar, visiting Roerich Art Gallery. Naggar: – Once the capital of erstwhile Kullu state, Naggar is delightfully situated on a wooded slope. One can find a large number of famous temples of Vishnu, Tripura Sundari & Lord Krishana. Roerich art gallery houses the paintings and sculptures of Nicholas Roerich. Evening visit to The Mall Manali. Overnight at hotel in Manali. Manali : – The Kullu valley in Himachal Pradesh has an ancient town called Manali. Surrounded by the snow covered apex peaks and deodar forests. Manali is a flourishing Apple orchard industry, a popular honeymoon destination and trailhead for innumerous treks and expeditions as well as an ideal place for adventure sports lovers and nature seekers. DAY 14 : MANALI – DELHI (565 km/08-09 hours) After Breakfast drive to Delhi. full day journey arrival in Delhi. evening free time for shopping in local market. Overnight at the hotel. DAY 15: DELHI Transfer to international airport for departure for your next destination.