If you want to visit India on a summer tour embark on this north India hill station tour. This Ladakh Tour package covers the most exotic hill stations of north India such as Shimla, Manali and Leh. These hill stations of north India are sought-after by the tourists for their pristine beauty and unique culture of mountain tribes. Explore Shimla, the erstwhile summer capital of British, get lost in Manali and visit the monasteries in Leh town and explore the mountain beauty of Ladakh region.
Destinations : Delhi » Shimla » Manali » Jispa » Sarchu » Leh » Stok Palace » Shey » Thikshey » Hemis
Day 01 : Arrival in Delhi
You will be warmly greeted by our tour representative at the Delhi airport on your arrival and later your transfer arrangement will be made to check in to the hotel. Enjoy entire day for leisure. Stay overnight in Delhi.
Day 02 : Delhi
On the first day of Ladakh tour, enjoy Delhi sightseeing tour where you will visit renowned heritage monuments and other tour attractions of the city. Enjoy visiting the most famous attractions of Delhi like- the Rajghat (cremation sites of Mahatma Gandhi), Jama Masjid, Red Fort, Lotus temple, Kutub Miniar, the Chandni Chowk area, Humayun's Tomb, Lakshminarayan Temple and the India Gate. Return back to hotel in evening for overnight stay in Delhi.
Day 03 : Delhi - Shimla
Morning drive to Shimla (343 km), summer capital of during the British rule and located above 2214m above sea level. Check-in to the hotel on arrival. You are at the most popular hill station of India. The hill station beauty and colonial architecture of Shimla mesmerize the tourists. Enjoy visiting some admired places like the Chadwick Falls, Lekkar Bazaar, Jakhoos Hill, Christ Church and St. Michael's Cathedral. Stay overnight at the hotel in Shimla.
Day 04 : Shimla - Manali
Morning drive to Manali (270 km) situated near the end of the valley on the National Highway leading to Leh at an altitude of 3979 meters. Check-in to the hotel on arrival.
Enjoy visiting Rohtang Pass, Hidimba Devi Temple, Vashist Hot Water Springs and Solang Valley during your full day sightseeing. All views are picturesque in a manner that you will be awestruck. Stay overnight at the hotel in Manali.
Day 05 : Manali - Jispa
Take morning breakfast and drive to Jispa (145 kms). You can get very pleasant experience during the drive of this high altitude road beyond the great Himalayan range that connects the densely fertile and green Kullu valley to the stark barren region of Ladakh. Visit en-route Rohtang Pass situated at an altitude of 3,950 Mts., which connects Kullu to the Lahaul valley. Check in to the hotel on arrival and stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 06 : Jispa - Sarchu
Take morning breakfast and start leisurely drive over the scenic Baralacha Pass (4880 Mts.) and reach at Sarch located at a distance of 105 km from Keylong in Lahaul and Spiti District of Himachal Pradesh. This is one of the much loved sites among the trekkers and adventure seekers.
Check in to the hotel on arrival. Enjoy visiting the scenic grandeur of this majestic landscape dotted with snow capped peaks and high altitude lakes. Sarchu provides a gateway to Leh District. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 07 : Sarchu - Leh
Take Early morning breakfast and drive to Leh (170 Km) - one of the popular destinations, which offers everything from adventure tourism to spiritual healing. En-route, you can enjoy visiting the Lachlang La Pass that provides breath taking views of the beautiful Leh valley. It is located at an altitude of 4000 meters.
Leh is the headquarters of Ladakh district. Here you can visit the Shanti Stupa-an international collaborative effort between Japan and Ladakh, Leh Palace and Namgyal, a fascinating monastery and many other natural beauties. Overnight stay arrangement is made in Hotel.
Day 08 : Leh - Stok Palace - Leh city
Take morning breakfast and be ready to take a full day visit of Leh excursions and for that you will be drive to Stok Palace Museum, 1 Hour drive from Leh. This palace houses a museum that displays fabulous period costumes and jewellery of the royalty along with exquisite Thankas or paintings. Also explore the Leh City where you can get abundant options to have fun and exercise. Exploring the main bazaar, observing the varied crowd and peering into the curio shops will give you an enchanting experience. Overnight stay arrangement is made in Hotel.
Day 09 : Leh - Shey - Thikshey - Hemis - Leh
Take morning breakfast and be ready to enjoy a full day sightseeing tour of Shey, Thikshey & Hemis. You can enjoy visiting the Shey Palace- a small town positioned around 15km to the south on the main highway. This historical palace has a three storey copper statue of Buddha Shakyamuni. Also visit the Thiksey Gompa – a famous monastery located 17km on the main highway from Leh.
Other site which you will visit during your full day tour is -Hemis Gompa, the most important and the richest Gompa in the whole of Ladakh dedicated to Guru Padama Sambhava, the great Indian teacher & philosopher. Overnight stay arrangement is made in Hotel.
Day 10 : Leh - Delhi - Departure
Take morning breakfast and enjoy a few moments in leisure. Later our tour representative will make your transfer arrangement to board your return flight back to Delhi where you will board on the connecting flight for your own destination. Enjoy the sweet memory of your Ladakh tour.