Throughout the Ladakh with Himachal tour, you visits the most popular and famous monasteries of the Ladakh region, commissioned by different rulers. The cold desert of Leh is one of the most famous places among nature, and adventure enthusiasts. The serenity of these hills also makes it one of the top picks for the spiritual seekers. The trip starts from Delhi covering visits to key tourist attractions like Laxmi Narayan Temple, India Gate, Parliament House, Swaminarayan Akshardham temple. On the reach to Leh, survey the Leh Mosque, Kings Palace and Leh Gompa. You will take pleasure in a full day excursion to Khardongla pass which is the highest motorable pass in the world. Then you will attend the prayer ceremony at Phyang and Spituk monastery. If you have real love for camping, the camping experience at Sarchu is sure to sweep you off your feet. Then you will move forward to visit the famous Hundur and Hemis monastery, at Upshi. In the later of the journey you may indulge yourself in various adventure sports ranging from Paragliding, Skiing, Mountain biking and etc. This trip will take you to an endless list including Leh, Sarchu Jispa, Manali and Shimla.
Tour Duration : ( 11 Nights / 12 Days )
Destinations Covered : Delhi – Leh – Sarchu – Jispa - Manali – Shimla – Delhi
Day 01 : Arrive at Delhi
After arrival at Delhi, meet and transfer to hotels. Spend overnight at the hotel.
Day 02 : Delhi Sightseeing
In the morning after breakfast, start for city tour of Delhi covering major tourist attractions like Laxmi Narayan Temple, India Gate, Parliament House, SwaminarayanAkshardham temple, Humayun Tomb and Red Fort. In the afternoon visit India Gate, QutabMinar. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 03 : Delhi - Leh
In the morning wake up early, transfer to the airport to board the flight to Leh. On arrival, check-in at one of our listed hotels and enjoy a nice, filling breakfast. We’d suggest you take full day rest for high altitude acclimatization. Later in the evening take a leisurely walk to Leh market, to buy pearls and coral jewelry. Spend night at the hotel in Leh.
Day 04 : Leh
Early in the morning leave hotel for full day excursion to the famous monasteries. Attend the prayer ceremony at Phyang and Spituk monastery. Later in the day, visit the Leh Mosque, Kings Palace and LehGompa. Also visit Shey Palace. Retire for the night at the hotel.
Day 05 : Leh - Khardongla Pass - Leh
Enjoy full day excursion to Khardongla pass, the highest motorable pass in the world. The Khardhongla Pass offers its visitors with the view snowcapped mountains. Late in the afternoon return to the hotel, at Leh. Enjoy night stay at the hotel.
Day 06 : Leh - Pangong Lake - Leh
In the morning after breakfast, enjoy a full day excursion to Pangong Lake. The PangongLake is one of the most amazing Lakes in the entire Himalayan region. The Lake is 5/6 kms wide and over 144 kms long with half of it running into the other side of the ‘Indo-China Border’. The lake changes color 3 to 4 times a day. Return back to the hotel in the evening. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 07 : Leh - Sarchu
Next morning after breakfast leave for Sarchu. The place is located 222Kms away from Leh. It is an important halt that provides for tented accommodation on the Leh-Manali Highway. These water proof camps are stitched out of canvas which is prefect to save you from cold winds. After that driving to Sarchu on stop midway atUpshi to visit Hundur and Hemis monastery, enjoy an overnight stay at the camp.
Day 08 : Sarchu - Jispa - Manali
Post breakfast, drive to Manali via Jispa. While crossing Jispa, spot amazing scenery and panoramic views of the lovely Himalayas that pass by you. Upon reaching Manali check-in at one of our enlisted hotels. Rest and relax for a while. After lunch, step out for visiting Manali’s major tourist attractions like Hadimba Temple, Tibetan Monasteries, Manu Temple and Solang Valley. Also enjoy Vashist springs for a hot sulphur spring bath, known to have medicinal powers. In the evening return to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 09 : Manali
Day for relax in evening visit local market,Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 10 : Manali – Shimla (280 km / 7 hrs)
After breakfast leave for Shimla. On reaching Shimla, check-in at your hotels. After rest for a while step out to explore the major tourist attractions of the city like Jakhu Temple, Chadwick Falls, Jakhoo Hill, Dorje Drag Monastery, Christ Church and the Tara Devi temple. Overnight at hotel.
Day 11 : Shimla
Morning breakfast and leave for sightseeing in and around Shimla that is going to include a visit to Kufri valley. During your visit to these two places, you can explore the beautiful lush valleys surrounded by snow-covered mountains. Enjoy a nature walk or trekking here. Once in Shimla, do not miss visiting the ancient Jakhu Temple, dedicated to Lord Hanumana. Stay overnight.
Day 12 : Shimla – Delhi (365 km / 8 hrs)
In the morning after an early breakfast, leave for Delhi. Check-in at one of our listed hotels, upon arrival at Delhi. After some rest you will be transferred to the Delhi airport to board the flight to your onward destination.