Ladakh has emerged as the new favorite destination among travelers. It doesn’t matter if you are an adventure junky or someone who travels occasionally, Ladakh has something for everyone and it never breaks anyone’s expectations. It has scope for trekking, sight seeing, hiking and many more activities. For the same, we have brought the best of Ladakh in this 6 Nights 7 Days Srinagar to Ladakh to Srinagar trip.
The major attractions included in this trip are Leh Palace, Shanti Stupa, Leh Market, Museum Constructed by India Army, Hemis monasteries, Thiksey, Sindhu Ghat, Pangong Lake, Gurudwara Pather Sahib, Magnetic Hill and last but not the least Khardungla Top (The Highest Motorable Pass in the World), Changthang Valley.
Detailed Itinerary for SUV Trip To Ladakh: Srinagar-Leh-Srinagar
Day 1: Srinagar – Kargil (205 Kms/5Hours)
Early morning depart for Kargil, on arrival you will be transferred to your hotel. Check in and enjoy the day at leisure. Overnight stay at hotel in Kargil.
Day 2: Kargil – Leh (215 Kms/6 Hours)
After breakfast checkout and transfer to Leh. On arrival check into the hotel and enjoy the day at leisure. Later take a complete rest for acclimatization to the arid high altitude of Leh (3505 m).
Leh Place: is build by King Sengge Namgail of Namgail Dynasty in 17th century. The Palace is nine story high and it overlook the leh main Market, Stok Kangri. The upper story was earlier used by the royal family. Now the palace is open for tourist. The collection of jewelry, ornaments, thangkas, ceremonial dresses, crowns and centuries-old pieces of jewelry are kept here for public display.
Overnight stay at hotel in Leh.
Day 03 Leh – Nubra valley (125Kms / 4Hrs)
Today after breakfast drive about 04- 05 hrs [125 kms] to Nubra – known as valley of flowers. After drive about 02 hrs we will reach – The world’s highest motor able road called Khardungla high about 18,380 feet’s above sea level. From the top we can see the most beautiful view of Indus valley & its snow covered peaks towering the sky and other side of the pass. If weather remain clear we can see Karakorum mountain range and peaks too. We descend down to beautiful valley & transfer to the hotel. Later have rest till evening and before sunset we will take you for a short drive to Hunder sand dunes to visit & ride double humped bacterium camel. Later back to hotel for overnight stay. If time permits we will have a village walk to see local people & its culture.
Day 04 Nubra to Leh
Morning after breakfast we will visit the most picturesque Disket monastery on the hill top. Later continue drive to other side of Nubra valley – was the main part of silk route. We will continue our drive back to Leh via Khardungla. Reach Leh & transfer to Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 05: Leh to Pangong, via Chang la pass – 5320mts) (150 kms /5-6hrs) Excursion
After breakfast, drive (154km/ 6 hrs) to the spectacular Changthang Valley, winding your way over the exhilarating Chang la (5320m). The second highest point of our journey. The landscape on the way to Pangong is just spectacular. On arrival enjoy the famous Pangong lake.
The Lake is situated at 13,930 ft./ about 4300mts. above sea level and is 125 km long, but is only 4km at its widest, and extends almost in a straight line, way to Tibet; in fact only a quarter of the lake is in India.
Later return back to Leh. Overnight stay at hotel in Ladakh.
Day 6: Leh – Kargil (215 Kms/ 8 Hours)
After breakfast checkout and depart for Kargil, as it’s a long journey hence its advisable to leave early. On arrival check into the hotel and enjoy the day at leisure.
Day 7: Kargil – Srinagar
After breakfast check out and depart for Srinagar where your trip ends.