KASHMIR & LADAKH
KASHMIR & LADAKH
Kashmir, Ladakh
14 Days

THIS PERENNIALLY POPULAR COMBINATION IS AN ABSOLUTE DELIGHT.

Tour Highlights
  • HISTORIC MOGHUL GARDENS AT SRINAGAR
  • SHIKARA CRUISE ON LAKE DAL
  • HILL RESORTS OF GULMARG AND PAHALGAM
  • LEH’S ANCIENT MONASTERIES
  • LADAKH’S STUNNING LANDSCPAES
Tour Information
  • Where
    :

    Kashmir, Ladakh

  • When
    :

    LATE OCT-MID MAR

  • What
    :

    Nature

Itinerary

Arrive in Delhi and transfer to your hotel.
The rest of the day is at leisure.

Explore Old and New Delhi, including
the Jama Masjid, Chandni Chowk, Qutb Minar
and the largest Sikh Temple in Delhi. Later see
the India Gate, Parliament Buildings and the
President’s House. (B)

Fly to Srinagar. In the afternoon tour
the old city and Mughal Gardens including the
celebrated Nishat Bagh and Shalimar Bagh. In
the evening cruise the still waters of Lake Dal in a
traditional shikara. (B)

Day tour to Gulmarg, one of the most
beautiful towns in the valley. (B)

Drive to Pahalgam, another pretty town
and a popular spot at the confluence of two
wooded valleys. Visit Chandanwari, the starting
point for the annual pilgrimage to Amarnath
Cave. (B)

The morning is free to explore Pahalgam.
Later, return to Srinagar for the night. (B)

A spectacular drive through alpine
meadows takes you over the 3500m Zoji La Pass
to Kargil in Ladakh. Once here, the rest of the
day is at leisure to acclimatise. (B)

A long day’s drive takes you up over
the 4000-metre Fatu La Pass to the incredible Lamayuru Monastery, one of the oldest in
Ladakh, which houses around 150 monks.
Continue to Rizong Gompa and arrive in Leh in
the late afternoon. (B)

Visit Shey Monastery, 15kms south of Leh
and a Royal Residence until the 16th century.
In the afternoon drive to Hemis, the richest of
Ladakh’s monasteries, built in 1630. Return to
Leh for the night. (B)

A stunning drive over Chang La Pass
(5360m) brings you to the extraordinary Pangong
Lake, one of the most serene spots on the
subcontinent. There’s time to relax and explore
before spending the night here. (B)

Drive back to Leh, where the rest of the
day is at leisure. (B)

Drive via Khardung La Pass (5600m),
along the highest motorable road in the world, to
Nubra, an extraordinary high-altitude cold desert
region. On arrival visit Diskit village and then
continue to Hunder. Between the two are several
kilometres of sand dunes, where you can take a
ride on double-humped Bactrian camel. (B)

Return to Leh, where your final afternoon
is at leisure to browse the markets. (B)

Fly back to Delhi Airport, where your tour
ends. (B)

Pricing and Inclusions
Prices
    PRICES FROM 2 PAX 3-4 PAX
    OCT – APR $4,137 $3,647
    MAY – SEP $3,725 $3,235
Flight

    $300

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