Places Covered : Delhi-Leh-Indus Valley-Leh-Likir-Lamayuru-Leh-Tso Kar Lake-Tso Moriri Lake-Leh-Delhi.
Number of days: 11
Arrival in Delhi
We welcome you at the airport and then we transfer you to the hotel located in the heart of the city of Delhi.
Delhi -Leh (1,5 hours by road-75 km)
Early morning flight to Leh over the exceptional Himalaya’s.
Indus Valley :(2/3 hours by road -115 km)
Day of adaptation to the Climate. Exploration of the eastern part of the Indus Valley: Chemre and Tikse. Coming back to Leh in the Afternoon. Night in a home stay.
Direction to the west part of Indus Valley., visit of the monastery of Likir then straight to lamayuru. Night in a home stay.
Lamayuru -Leh : ( 2 Hours -80 km )
Direction to leh visit of the monasteries of Alchi then phyang. Night in a home stay. Alchi maybe the most beautiful monastery of ladakh, and in the world art, one of the masterpieces. Built the 11th century, in the Tibetan world it’s one of the oldest monasteries. In all the Himalayas the frescoes are unique and wonderful. The splendor of the 11th century painting makes this Monastery the most appreciated. The five temples shine through kashmiri-tibetan paintings, a wonder hurt by the centuries. Phyang: In the 16th century The monastery was built by Tashi Namgyal, and where live the monk of “Red Hats” tradition, the old school of Tibetan Buddhism Sakyapa is the main monastery at Rumtek in Sikkim.
Leh -Tso Kar Lake
Dierction to Rupshu and Tso Kar lake: an other passage in the Indus valley and vist Tikse monastery and the road to Tso Kar a salted lake with a lunar backdrop. Stay around Thukje village: Tikse monastery is a wonder of architecture and potala is the expertise home: masks, paintings and thangkas. Rupshu (or Changtang) shows the Indian part of the Tibetan plateau that extends over a staggering 2000 km from east to west. The height of Rupshu is approximatively 4500m, that is very high for sedentary life. Nomads live there with their yaks and goats. This territory houses several species of animal: marmots and hares, mountain goats, Tibetan donkey’s, wolves and rarely snow leopards.
Tso Kar lake-Tso Moriri Lake : (4/5 Hours by road -230 km )
Direction to Tso Moriri. On the way, we visit Karzok, it’s one of the highest sites in the world, 4500 m and visit the monastery and rinpoche the reincarnated child. Little walk on the triver where you can discuss with the nomads.
Tso Moriri Lake
Drive to visit the beautiful Thatsang Karu Lake and namshang Pass. Direction Indus valley approximatively 150 km to Leh and relaxation. En route Visit the Tikse monastery. Night in a guest house.
Leh -Delhi : (3 hours by road -150 km)
Departure and transfert to Leh.
Delhi-Departure : ( 5/6 hours by road-260 km)
Leisure day in Delhi. Direction to international airport. End of our services.