Independence Day Ladakh Adventure

Leh City | Lamayuru Monastery | Khardungla Pass | Nubra Valley | Turtuk (last Indian Village before POK) | Shyok River Highway | Pangong Lake

Return Flights. Daily Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner, Private Transport. Exquisite 4 Star Hotel & Camp Stays. All Must-See Sightseeing. Local Guide & Tour Manager from Delhi.

* Tour price per person, based on twin sharing, with minimum of 12 persons travelling together, as a group, along with a tour manager.

Tour Highlights

Start : New Delhi
Finish : New Delhi
Duration : 7 nights / 8 days

Tour Dates : August 13 - 20, 2021
Group Size : Like-minded, 10 to 12 members
Group Type : Senior friendly & easy paced tour

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Services of experienced and caring tour manager

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Choice of Jain & authentic local meals on this tour

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Centrally located & handpicked Hotel Stays

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Memorable itineraries & Must-See Sightseeing options

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Private & Comfortable Vehicle 

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Flight Tickets
April 13 2021 - New Delhi to Leh City
April 20, 2021 - Leh City to New Delhi

Suggested Tour Itinerary

Day 5 Day visit to Gulmarg

Today we enjoy an excursion to Gulmarg – ‘Meadow of Flowers’.

We enjoy the famous Gondola ride (one of the highest in the world) up to the second phase – Apharwat point. We later enjoy, play and have fun time in snow, also one can take up skiing and snowboarding activities (at own cost).

Return back to Srinagar, and enjoy free time for shopping in the local market

Today's Highlight

  • Gulmarg - 'Meadow of Flowers’
  • Gondola ride upto Apharwat point
  • Skiing / snowboard activities (on own cost)
 

Stay Overnight at Srinagar hotel

Meals Breakfast & Dinner

Day 1 Arrive in Leh City

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Guests will arrive at Leh City Airport as per their Scheduled flight. Upon arrival they will be greeted by MeWe Holiday’s Local representative at the airport and together the group will proceed to the hotel.

Check-in to your resort and rest. Lunch will be served in the resort in the afternoon.

Since you are arriving at 11000 ft, we strongly recommend taking complete rest on the first day where you should not indulge yourself in any strenuous activity. Rest of the day is free to acclimatize to the high altitude of Leh.

Later in the evening there will be a meet & greet session followed by warm dinner.

Today's Highlight

  • Watch the Snowy Himalayas from your flight window
  • Relax & acclimatise at your hotel.
  • Meet & greet session with warm snacks in the evening.

Stay Overnight in Leh Hotel

Meals Welcome Drink, Lunch & Dinner

Day 2 Leh Sightseeing

ATV Magnetic Hill

After breakfast you start your tour around Leh City.

Today, begin your tour with a visit to the Kargil War memorial. Next will be a photo-stop at Indus & Zanskar river meeting point – the maha “Sangam”. Continue onwards to the ancient Lamayuru Monastery built on a moon-shaped landscape. Enjoy your lunch at the local cafe at the monastery before returning back to Leh city.

On your return stop at the Magnetic Hill (enjoy ATV rides on your own cost) and Pathar Sahib gurudwara.

Today's Highlight

  • Visit to the famous Kargil War Memorial
  • Photo-stop at Indus & Zhanskar river Sangam 
  • Lamayuru Monastery
  • Photo-stop around the Moonscape landscape
  • Enjoy ATV Bikking at the Magnetic Hill (on your own cost)
  • Visit & pray at the Pathar Sahib Gurudwara
 

Stay Overnight at Leh hotel

Meals Breakfast & Dinner

Day 3 Khardungla & Nubra

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Today after breakfast you start your drive from Leh towards Nubra Valley, across the spectacular Khardung La Pass – the World Highest Motorable road at 5602 m, the Khardungla pass

Celebrating the Independence Day on top of Khardungla is a never-before experience. As a group we will all stop here for a quick photo and pay our tributes to the Indian Soldiers Smaarak and hoist our National Flag.

On reaching Nubra, visit one of the most beautiful Buddhist monastery – The impressive Diskit Monastery – a 500 years old Gompa located at an altitude of 3142 meters on the hilltop. Photo-stop under the impressive 106 feet long statue of the Jampa (Maitreya) Buddha facing the Pakistan side, over the Shyok River.

Today’s stay is at our Camps in Nubra.

Today's Highlight

  • Celebrate Independence Day at Khardungla Pass - world's highest pass.
  • Hoist the National Flag at Khardungla 
  • Visit the 500 year old Diksit Monastery
  • Enjoy your stay in adventure camps at Hundar

Stay Overnight at Nubra Camps

Meals Breakfast & Dinner

Day 4 Turtuk (last village before POK)

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Today after breakfast you will visit the another exciting place – the Turtuk village.

Turtuk is the northernmost village of India situated in the Nubra tehsil, on the banks of the Shyok River. It is the only Balti region under the Indian administration and was under Pakistan’s control until 1971, after which India gained control over this strategic area.

Geographically, Turtuk lies in the Baltistan Region and is one among four such villages in India, the other three being Tyakshi, Chalunkha and Thang. The residents of Turtuk and its adjoining villages speak Balti language along with Ladakhi and Urdu. Turtuk is the last outpost of India at Thang after which Pakistan-controlled Gilgit-Baltistan begins. Turtuk is also one of the gateways to the Siachen Glacier. Turtuk is very famous for the availability of different varieties of fruits especially apricots.

Return back to Hunder to enjoy a camel ride on the the Hunder’s famous double-hump camel.

Today's Highlight

  • Day visit to Turtuk - One of India's last village before POK.
  • Enjoy Double-Hump Camel ride at Nubra valley.
  • Bonfire and Cocktails at campsite.
 

Stay Overnight at Nubra Camps

Meals Breakfast & Cocktail & Dinner

Day 5 Drive to Pangong Tso via Shyok River

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Today we start very early – almost around 6AM towards the famous Pangong Lake.

Today’s drive will be along the Shayok river passing thru some of the most amazing barren mountains and terrains in the Ladakh region which was also a part of the ancient “Silk Route”.

By afternoon you will reach Durbuk where you can enjoy lunch.

Post lunch continue your drive towards the mystical Pangong Lake. Check-in to your camps and enjoy the sunset views around the lake.

Today's Highlight

  • Drive along the Shayok river enroute the ancient "Silk Route"
  • Enjoy local lunch at Durbuk village
  • Enjoy the sunset views around Pangong Lake 
 

Stay Overnight at Pangong camps

Meals Breakfast & Dinner

Day 6 to Leh via Changla Pass (2nd highest pass)

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Today post breakfast, we start our way back to Leh City via the ChangLa Pass – World’s 2nd highest motorable pass at 5486m. You will stop for lunch and a short break near Shakti town before continuing onwards to Leh City.

Before reaching Leh city, we make a short photo stop at the Thiksey Monastery (not going inside). 

Continue towards your hotel. Check-in to your Leh hotel and rest after a long drive. 

Today's Highlight

  • Enjoy sunrise at the Pangong Lake - a "once-in-a-life-time" experience 
  • Drive thru world's 2nd highest pass.
  • Enjoy hot lunch around Shakti Village
  • Visit the famous Thiksey Monastery.

Stay Overnight at Leh Hotel

Meals Breakfast & Dinner

Day 7 Leh Palace & Cultural Show

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Today is going to be an easy day. After an easy breakfast, you begin your half day city tour of Leh City including the famous Shanti Stupa, the Leh Palace also called “They Palace”.

Return back to the city centre and explore the local Leh market for shopping. Enjoy your Lunch at the market area.

Later in the evening, enjoy the Local cultural show and later gather together for another session of cocktails drinks with snacks followed by dinner.

Today's Highlight

  • Shanti Stupa
  • Leh Palace
  • Enjoy shopping at the Leh local market
  • Cultural Show in the evening at the hotel
  • Cocktails, Drinks and Snacks

Stay Overnight at Leh hotel

Meals Breakfast, Cocktails, Drinks & Dinner

Day 8 departure

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Today post breakfast, we say goodbye.

Check-out of hotel and drive to airport for flight home with sweet memories.

Today's Highlight

  • Flight back home.
  • Take a window seat to see the beautiful Kashmir valley from the flight.

Stay

Meals Breakfast

Accommodation

These are trips on which we built our reputation on!

In all our Group Holidays we use centrally located, senior-friendly hotels which offer a variety of local & Indian cuisines. Most of our group tours are “all-meals” plan, unless specified.

Leh Hotel

Leh City - 4 Nights

Nubra Camps

Nubra - 2 Night

Pangong Camps

Pangong Tso - 1 Night

General Terms & Conditions

Tour Inclusions

  • Return Flights from Delhi

  • This is a Senior friendly, easy paced and very personalised tour.

  • An experienced and dedicated Tour manager will travel with you on this tour from Day 1 to the last day of this tour.

  • Keeping Covid protocols and for the safety of yourself and others, it is recommended to wear a masks at all times during this tour.

  • Return airport transfers

  • Your tour price including stay is on Twin Sharing basis in carefully selected, centrally located, senior-friendly Hotels & Resorts.

  • Meals are included in this tour as per the itinerary.

  • This tour includes daily breakfast, lunch & dinner unless specified as per the Tour Itinerary mentioned above.

  • Breakfast & Dinner would be buffet served at the hotel / resort where you are staying.

  • Lunch will be either packed (from the stay hotel, ensuring hygiene and adequate safety factors) or arranged thru carefully selected places by our travel associates, while on the way, during our sightseeing tours.

  • Local food will be provided at some places during this tour, as part of the tour experience. Incase anyone is not keen to try the local cuisine then they can choose to have their meal, at their own costs.

  • If you choose to have any food preference, kindly let us know in advance for us to make the necessary arrangements.

  • Transportation will be only as per the itinerary mentioned above.

  • Private Innova with only 4 passengers per vehicle will be provided throughout this tour.

  • Group size will vary between 10 to 12 members.

  • Entry tickets to all must-see sightseeing places / options, except Kamakhya Temple on last day.

  • Mineral Water bottle.

  • Basic First Aid kit with over-the-counter medicines are available on this trip. The medical kit will be with your Tour Manager. However, we would  request you to carry all the medicines that your doctor has prescribed for you, and plan your medicines basis the duration of this trip.

  • All the necessary taxes are included in the tour cost at the time of submitting this proposal.

Tour Exclusions

  • Extra Meals during transit other than those mentioned in the “inclusion”

  • Any unplanned expense due to road blockage or unforeseen weather conditions

  • Anything that is not mentioned in the “inclusion”

  • Medical / Travel Insurance

  • Any personal expenses

  • Any medical emergency or unforeseen

Booking / Refund / Cancellation

Looking at the current times, you can go ahead and book this tour without anything to worry about.

Booking amount: INR 25,000 per person.

This Booking amount is 100% refundable

Cancellation: If for any unforeseen reason you wish to cancel your tour, after paying the advance / tour booking amount, then in such case you have the option to adjust this amount against any other tour with us, of your choice. Otherwise, the following cancellation rules apply:

  • Within 45 days from the tour dates: Refund 50% of the amount received.
  • Within 30 days : Refund 15% of the amount received.  
  • Within 15 days : No Refund.

Furthermore, in the unlikely case where we do not get the required number of members travelling for this tour, we will immediately refund your advance amount or you have the option to adjust this amount against any other tour of your choice.

How to Book

You can book this holiday by making a bank transfer, in any of the branches with the following RTGS / NEFT IFSC bank transfer:

Account Name: WeTrippy Travel Services
Bank Name: HDFC Bank Limited
Account No. : 50200039003044
Branch : Pushpanjali Enclave, Pitampura, New Delhi – 110034
RTGS / NEFT / IFSC : HDFC0000711

Once done, kindly send us a copy of the receipt of payment deposited, through WhatsApp No. +91 9999007796 or email us the deposit slip on  holidaywithmewe@gmail.com

Interested to book this tour, Call / WhatsApp on
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