Off beat Ladakh with Hanle Tour Package
Ladakh is not just a destination, but a dream in itself. The place is filled with vast barren landscapes, surreal high altitude lakes, snow covered mountain peaks, beautiful Buddhist monasteries and an insight into a different life and culture of Ladakhi people.
Our 7 nights 8 days Offbeat Ladakh Tour with Hanle aims to showcase the real beauty of Ladakh so that you can take in every essence of the place.
We start our journey from Leh, which is the capital city of Ladakh. Leh is known for its Buddhist sites and nearby trekking areas. Massive 17th-century Leh Palace, modeled on the Dalai Lama’s former home (Tibet’s Potala Palace), overlooks the old town’s bazaar and mazelike lanes.
There are some famous places to explore in the city of Leh such as Spituk Monastery, which is one of the oldest monasteries in Leh, dating back to the 11th century. Experience the confluence of two massive rivers, Indus and Zanskar, while in Leh.
From Leh we head off to Nubra Valley after crossing Khardungla Pass, which is the highest motorable road in the world, which is located at an altitude of 3,048mts. It is a high altitude cold desert, which means it has scant vegetation and green cover. Wherever your eyes go, you’ll see vast barren lands, covered with sands and rocks which gives it a surreal look.
Diskit Monastery is the oldest and largest monastery in the Nubra Valley, with origins going back to the 14th century. Diskit Gompa is also famous for the statue of a protector deity (Kali) holding the head and arm of a medieval Mongol soldier.
Pangong Lake is situated at an altitude of 4,350mts and is a saline lake. It is 134kms long and extends from India into China. The lake is so beautiful and serene with its calm, glimmering blue water, that many Bollywood movies have been shot here, most famous being 3 Idiots. The crystal clear waters of the lake shine in many shades of blue depending upon its depth and with the sunlight.
Hanle village is one of the largest villages in Ladakh, situated near the Hanle river. Hanle is famous for its monastery and also houses an Indian Astronomical Observatory which is the world’s highest observatory at 4,500mts.
Chumur is one of the few overlooked villages in the region of Ladakh, but it is really unique. Chumur is one of the last villages in the Indo-China region. Rugged terrains and
A few odd thirty houses are a few characteristics of the village but the most interesting part is that it houses a very ancient monastery with a “Live Mummy”. According to the legends, the Lama’s body was embalmed and kept inside the monastery forever because that was his sole wish, and every year they have to trim his nails and beard. Another legend says that a witch was punished by having her hands dismembered, embalmed and kept in the Gompa as a warning to the people to respect the local laws.
Tso Moriri, another surreal saline lake is located at 4,522mts and in Tibetan Language is known as “Mountain Lake”. Stunning reflections of nearby mountains and white clouds set against the clear blue sky make Tso Moriri seem like a giant mirror and one of the not-to-miss places to visit in Ladakh
1st Day: Arrival at Leh Airport + Acclimatization Only
2nd Day: Leh City Tour
3rd Day: Leh to Nubra
4th Day: Nubra to Pangong
5th Day: Pangong to Hanle
6th Day: Hanle to TsoMoriri (Hanle - Ryul Lake - Salsal la - Chumur - Karzok - Tso Moriri)
7th Day: Tsomoriri to Leh
8th Day: Departure from Leh - Airport Drop
Price (Leh to Leh)
|Double Occupancy||43500 / Person|
|Double Occupancy||30500 / Person|
|Double Occupancy||25500 / Person|
Itinerary (Leh to Leh)
1st Day : Arrival at Leh Airport + Acclimatization Only
Arrival at Leh Airport.
Pick up from Leh Airport and proceeding for Hotel Check-in. Since you have arrived by air, it is strictly advised to relax & acclimatize with Leh altitude & weather today.
Take full day rest & gear up for upcoming journeys.
Dinner and Overnight Stay in Leh
2nd Day : Leh City Tour
Start towards Sham Valley in the morning after Breakfast- visiting Hall of fame, Spituk Monastery, the confluence of Indus & Zanskar River (Sangam), Gurudwara Sri Pathar Sahib, Magnetic Hill.
Visit Shanti Stupa later in the evening.
Return to Leh by evening.
*Consult our Tour Planner to add River Rafting adventure to this Trip.
3rd Day : Leh to Nubra
After Breakfast, we travel towards one of the Highest Motorable Road of The World, KhardungLa Pass. Have a cup of Tea there, get yourself clicked with the Khardungla Signboard by BRO & proceed towards Nubra valley covering Deskit Monastery enroute.
Check-in at Hotel/Camp, freshen up & later you can have a Double Hump Bactarian Camel ride. Don't forget to click this unique mammal, found in the cold Desert. It was once used to carry the trade material on the silk route.
After dinner Overnight at Hunter/Nubra Camps/Hotel.
4th Day : Nubra to Pangong
After Breakfast, check out from the camps & visit Diskit Monastery. If time permits you can also go for ATV ride (personal expense) and then continue further till Pangong via Shyok Valley
Pangong Lake is one of the most beautiful & scenic high altitude saltwater lakes. The beauty of this place is such that various Bollywood movies have been shot around this lake. Another fact about the lake is that one-third of this lake is controlled by India & rest two-third lies under Chinese province. Check In to the campsite and later go for a stroll around Pangong Lake in the evening. Have dinner in your Campsite
Overnight at Camps in Pangong.
5th Day : Pangong to Hanle
After Breakfast head for tiny village Hanly. Hanly is a off beat destination of Ladakh region. This village situated in the south-eastern end of Jammu and Kashmir and comes under the Changthang region. It is a 8 to 9-hr long drive from Pangong and close to the Indo-China Border. You will pass through the Lukung and Chushul Valley (close to the Indo-China border)
Reach Hanle in the evening, you will visit the famous Chandra Telescope (Hanle Observatory) of Indian Institute of Astrophysics - world's second highest optical telescope
Check-in at the home stay/ Hotel and enjoy delicious Ladakhi dinner Overnight stay in Hanle.
6th Day : Hanle to TsoMoriri (Hanle - Ryul Lake - Salsal la - Chumur - Karzok - Tso Moriri)
After Breakfast, check out from the stay and visit 17th century Hanle Monastery after that proceed for Tso Moriri Lake.
Enroute you will cover Ryal Lake (Altitude: 5,000 metres), Salsal La Pass which is on 5,242 meters (17,200 Feet) altitude, and Chumur Village which is the last Village on Indo - China Border. In this Village you can Explore Chumur Gompa with the live "Mummy".
Tso Moriri is another high altitude lake in the Ladakh region and comes under Tso Moriri wetland sanctuary.
Mighty mountains, snow-capped peaks, lush green fields and the deep blue water stretching to the horizon, Tso Moriri offers it all.
Have dinner and Overnight stay at Camps in Tso-Moriri.
7th Day : Tsomoriri to Leh
After Breakfast, check out from Camps for the return journey to Leh. Enroute take a short halt at Changla Pass and visit Hemis Monastery & 3-Idiots School.
Return to Leh in the evening.
Dinner and Overnight stay at Leh
8th Day : Departure from Leh - Airport Drop
After early Breakfast, checkout from Hotel & get transferred to Airport for onward flight back home.
Tour concludes with lifetime memories of Ladakh.
Accommodation as mentioned above, inclusive of all taxes
Meal Plan: MAP Plan (Breakfast & Dinner)
A vehicle as per Itinerary (Innova / Tempo Traveller)
All Inner line Permits
Sightseeing as per Itinerary
Train or Airfare
Personal Expenses like Entry charges, Telephone, Fax, Internet, Laundry, etc.
Any Extra Meals.
Any extra excursions or sightseeing apart from the tour itinerary.
Any entry fees for the museum, park, Jeep safari or anything else.
Room Heater Charges.
Anything which is not included in the inclusion.
Expenses caused by factors beyond our control like rail and flight delays, roadblocks, vehicle mal-functions, political disturbances etc.
We shall not be responsible for any delays & alterations in the programme or expenses incurred – directly or indirectly – due to natural hazards, flight cancellations, weather, sickness, landslides, political closures (Strike, Hartal, Bandh) or any untoward incidents.
No cancellations will be taken over call or whatsapp msg. Please reply to the email of payment receipt that you have received at the time of booking.
Free Cancellation upto 60 days before the departure date. Land Package only, flights as per the operator's cancellation policy
59 Days to 45 days of Departure date. 10% of total Trip cost.
44 Days to 30 Days of Departure date. 25% of the total trip cost
29 Days to 15 Days of Departure date. 50% of the total trip cost.
15 Days to 8 Days of Departure date. 75% of the total trip cost.
7 Days to Trip Departure date. 100% of the total trip cost.
No Show . No refund.
Incase of government orders, harsh weather conditions , protests , landslides or any other unforseen circumstances , we work out the best possible alternate plans or trips/treks. At times even even certain activities are cancelled , the organization provides the best alternate but no refunds are provided.
If a trek is called off at the last moment due to a natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rain, snowfall, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh etc.), JustWravel will issue a trek voucher for the full amount and if possible will provide an alternate trek. The voucher can be redeemed upto same amount for the same trek or another trek in the next 365 days from the trek departure date.
If a trek or trip cannot be completed due to natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rain, snowfall, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh etc.). No refund would be provided.
Any extra expense coming due to any natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rain, snowfall, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh etc.), Will be beared by customer. Company will not be liable.
Cancellations policy will differ during the peak season and popular place
Things To Pack
Down Jacket (Main jacket)
Tshirt or Fleece
Extra pair of Socks
Rucksack (At least 40L)
Mufflers/ Neck Warmer
Extra pair of Clothes
First Aid Kit
*Add extra thermal layers and sweater during the winter season
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