Places Covered: Delhi - Shimla - Naggar - Manali - Jispa - Sarchu - Leh
Day 01: Delhi - Shimla
Arrive Shimla. Upon arrival transfer from airport to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Shimla - Naggar
Drive to Naggar. On arrival check-in at camp. Overnight at Camp.
Day 03: Naggar - Manali
Drive to Manali. On arrival check-in at: hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Manali - Jispa
Drive to Jispa This high altitude road beyond the great Himalayan range, connects the densely fertile and green Kullu valley to the stark barren region of Ladakh. The drive starts at Manali slowly winding up mountain roads till Rohtang Pass at 3,950 Mts. which connects the Kullu to the Lahaul valley. On entering the Lahaul valley we see a distinct change with the Hindu influence being replaced with the Buddhist religion. We reach Jispa by late afternoon. Overnight in deluxe tents.
Day 05: Jispa-Sarchu
Leisurely start to drive over the scenic Baralacha Pass. Overnight in deluxe
Drive to Leh. On arrival check-in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 07: Leh
Full day visit of Shanti Stupa, Sankar, Leh Palace. Overnight at hotel.
Day 08: Leh
Full day visit of Shey, Thiksey, Taktak, Chimde. Overnight at hotel.
Day 09: Leh
Visit Hemis, Stakna, Matho. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10: Leh
Visit Stok, Spituk, Phiyang. Overnight at hotel.
Day 11: Leh
Alchi was built in the 11th century. Its sheltered position in the Indus valley, off the main trails to Leh, is probably the major reason why it survived wars and abandonment to the elements. It is the best surviving example of the era and is notable because it was built down in a valley instead of on a hilltop or mountainside. Overnight at hotel.
Day 12: Leh - Home
Departure transfer to the Leh airport