Overview

A trip from Leh to Leh with a visit to Turtuk offers an incredible journey through the rugged and mesmerizing landscapes of Ladakh, India. Here's an overview of what you can expect:

Leh:
Altitude: Leh, the capital of Ladakh, is located at an altitude of around 3,500 meters (11,500 feet) above sea level.
Attractions: Explore the ancient monasteries such as Thiksey Monastery, Hemis Monastery, and Shey Palace. Visit Leh Palace, Shanti Stupa, and Leh Market for cultural experiences and shopping.
Nubra Valley:
Altitude: Nubra Valley is at a lower altitude compared to Leh, around 3,000 meters (10,000 feet) above sea level.
Attractions: Enjoy the breathtaking beauty of Nubra Valley, known for its sand dunes, Bactrian camels, and picturesque landscapes. Visit Diskit Monastery, Hunder Sand Dunes, and Sumur Village.
Turtuk:
Altitude: Turtuk is situated at an altitude of around 3,000 meters (9,800 feet) above sea level.
Culture: Turtuk is a remote village near the Line of Control (LoC) with Pakistan. It offers a unique cultural experience with a blend of Tibetan and Balti cultures.
Attractions: Explore the narrow lanes of Turtuk, interact with the friendly locals, and visit places like the Turtuk Waterfall, historic mosque, and enjoy the panoramic views of the surrounding mountains.
Pangong Lake:
Altitude: Pangong Lake is located at a higher altitude, around 4,350 meters (14,270 feet) above sea level.
Attractions: Experience the surreal beauty of Pangong Lake with its ever-changing shades of blue. Enjoy camping by the lake and take in the stunning sunrise and sunset views.
Travel Tips:
Altitude Sickness: Take precautions against altitude sickness by acclimatizing properly, drinking plenty of water, and avoiding strenuous activities.
Permits: Some areas in Ladakh, especially those near the border like Turtuk, may require special permits for tourists. Make sure to obtain the necessary permits in advance.
Weather: Ladakh experiences extreme weather conditions, with temperatures varying greatly between day and night. Pack accordingly with warm clothing, especially if traveling outside of the summer months.
A trip from Leh to Leh with a visit to Turtuk promises unforgettable experiences, from exploring ancient monasteries to soaking in the pristine beauty of remote villages and majestic landscapes. Make sure to plan well and savor every moment of this remarkable journey through the heart of Ladakh.

 

 

 

 

6 Night 7 Days 20 Apr, 27 Apr, 04 May, and more
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Accommodation on double/triple sharing rooms in hotels and guesthouses

  • Transport in tempo traveler/bikes/car/SUV 

  • Meals Breakfast and Dinner from Leh to Leh

  • All tolls taxes wherever applicable

  • Hydration packs wherever neccessary

What is NOT included in the tour

  • GST 5% applicable extra.

  • Any kind of food and beverages that are not mentioned in the inclusions like Alcohol, Mineral Water, Meals, Refreshments, and Lunches during transit.

  • Any personal expenses like tips to drivers, entry tickets, photography/videography charges

  • and any kind of activities on the trip.

  • Any costing arising due to natural calamities like landslides, roadblocks, etc. (to be borne by the rider/traveler on the spot).

  • If you choose to use Razorpay as your payment method, payment gateway fees of 2.3% - 3% will be charged.

  • The gateway fee can be avoided by using the NEFT option.

  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.

Itinerary

Day 1:Arrival in Leh | Acclimatization Day

  1. After arrival in Leh check-in into your hotel

  2. Give your body a chance to acclimatize

  3. Later if your body allows going for a market hopping around.

  4. Dinner followed by an overnight stay in Leh

Day 2:Leh Local Sightseeing Hall Of Fame | Shanti Stupa | Magnetic Hills, And Pathar Sahib Gurudwara

  1. Wake up early morning and have your breakfast

  2. Post breakfast visit Hall of Fame, Shanti Stupa, Magnetic hills, and Pathar Sahib Gurudwara.

  3. Evening free for leisure

  4. Later visit some cafes and stroll around

  5. Reach Hotel by evening Dinner followed by sleep

Day 3:Leh to Nubra Valley via Khardungla Pass

  1. After breakfast head to Nubra valley via Khardungla

  2. You will be driven via the world& #39; highest civilian motorable pass, Khardung La.

  3. Drive to the white sand dunes of Hundar, where you will enjoy a double-humped camel ride

  4. Check-in at the hotel/camp/guesthouse in Nubra Valley

  5. If time permits, visit the magnificent Diskit Monastery

  6. Dinner and overnight stay in Nubra Valley

Day 4:Nubra – Turtuk and Back

  • This morning after breakfast. Drive to Turtuk, the northernmost village of India after Murgo Village.

  • Located in the Nubra Valley, on the banks of Shyok River and 2.5km from the LOC.

  • The route takes the visitor past the picturesque villages of Shey and Thiksey and turns off the Indus valley by the side valley of Chemrey and Shakti.

  • Return to the guest house in Nubra.

  • Dinner and overnight stay in Nubra.

Day 5 – Nubra – Pangong Tso Lake via Shyok Valley

  • Post breakfast. Drive to Pangong Tso Lake via Shyok.

  • The route takes the visitor past the picturesque villages of Shey and Thiksey and turns off the Indus valley by the side valley of Chemrey and Shakti.

  • Pangong Tso is a magnificent high-altitude alpine lake. It is also an endorheic lake (meaning it doesn’t flow out into the sea).

  • It is situated at an altitude of almost 14,000 ft, 134km long, and is divided into 5 beautiful sub-lakes.

  • Spend some time here at the lake soaking in the beauty of this majestic lake. It is also known to change it's color 4-5 times in a day depending on the sun’s reflection.

  • We will stay overnight at Pangong

Day 6:Pangong to Leh (230 Kms, 5 hrs Approx)

  • After spending a night under the starry skies and waking up to the beautiful view of Pangong lake, we will have breakfast early in the morning.

  • Traversing through Chang La Pass (17,800 ft), which is one of the highest passes in the world, we will head back to Leh.

  • En route, we will visit the Shey Palace which is popular for its 12-meter-tall gold-gilded statue of Buddha. We will also pay our respects at Thiksey Monastery, which is the largest Monastery in Central Ladakh.

  • Upon reaching Leh, we will check into our designated hotel where we will have dinner and spend the night.

  • Highlights of the day: Chang La, Shey Palace, Thiksey Monastery.  

    Note: Visiting Shey Palace and Thiksey Monastery are subject to time. 

Day 7:Departure from Leh

  • Take your return flight from Leh to your respective city

Things to Carry
Authentic Government ID Card Comfortable warm clothing like woolen socks, cap, fleece jackets or warmers, down jacket, toiletries. Sunscreen & lip balm, Good U/V protection sunglasses Personal Medicines (if any) & few medicines for altitude sickness (a must) Power Banks (No Electricity at remote places in Leh) Only post-paid numbers will work in Leh City & apart from that most of the area is no network zone Gears A rucksack bag and a day pack 3-litre water bladder or water bottle Clothes - A sun cap and a woolen cap UV protected sunglasses One cotton long sleeves and 2 short sleeve t-shirt 1 fleece jacket 1 heavy Thick jacket/down jacket 1 pair of gloves At least 2 long pants (trek pants and cargo pants are favourable) 4 sets of undergarments 2 pair of socks A small towel A rain jacket or a poncho Footwear - Above-the-ankle waterproof and breathable hiking boots with good grip Flip flops/sandals Medication - One strip of Diamox Glucose powder Medicines for headaches, diarrhoea, motion and altitude sickness Dettol Bandages Cotton Personal Accessories- Toothpaste, toothbrush Paper soap, or sanitizer Sunscreen minimum of spf40 , lip balm, cold creams Body spray LED torch light
Cost
Leh to Leh tempo traveling via tempo traveler/SUV/Cars(Depending upon batch size):24499/- Bike options(only June onwards) Leh to Leh Royal Enfield Himalayan single rider-34999/- Leh to Leh Royal Enfield Himalayan dual rider-27499/- You can ping us on 9112000530 to get best deals on flight price