Ladakh, a destination that needs to be explored and not just travelled! Ladakh, a destination that needs to be experienced and not just be included in your travelogue! Ladakh, a destination that has been painted by Mother Nature and is still untouched by the hands of urban cultures or concrete jungles! Yes, such is the beauty, grandiosity, appeal, and charm of this paradise in the state of Jammu and Kashmir! While this ‘Land of High Passes’ has been bestowed with so many marvels, why not capture its bewitching beauty with your lenses? Embark on our Leh Ladakh Photography Tour of 6N/7D be a shutterbug and capture the miraculous beauty of a magical land that has always been a dream destination among the travel bugs!
Day 1 : Arrival in Leh
Unfold the fun-frolic of your Leh Ladakh Photography Tour with your arrival at the Leh Airport! With your arrival, our friendly tour guides will greet you at the airport and will drive you to the pre-booked hotel in Leh. Post checking-in at the hotel, you can spend the rest of the day at total leisure with an overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 2 : Full Day Excursion
Wake up early in the morning to catch the glimpses of the Leh’s pristine beauty as it changes its colour with the rising sun! After relishing on a delicious breakfast, pack your lenses and get prepared for an exciting sightseeing tour. Shey Gompa will be first attraction of your day. An ancient establishment, it was once the summer palace of Ladakh’s royal families and is jotted with several gompas and stupas. Built by Deldan Namgyal in 17th century AD, this palace houses a 12m high statue of Shakyamuni that serves as its main attraction. Unravel the quaint beauty of this historic establishment and capture its charm and appeal with your lenses before you move towards the Thiksey Gompa which is located around 17km from Shey Gompa. Revered as one of the most pious and beautiful monasteries in Ladakh, Thiksey Gompa belongs to the Gelugpa Buddhists, and is a true treasure trove for the shutterbugs. While at this monastery, make sure you are all prepared with your camera; one simply cannot miss out an opportunity to click this monastery in Ladakh. Following this, you will be driven towards the Hemis Monastery located around 45km from Leh city! The largest and one of the most popular monasteries in Ladakh, this pious monastery was built in around the 17th century and is a devout place for the Drukpa Buddhists. After clicking some of the most captivating images of the Hemis Monastery, you will be driven back to the Leh hotel for your overnight stay.
Day 3 : Drive from Leh - Khardung La Pass - Nubra Valley
Ladakh is a paradise where every passing moment bestows the visitors with something new and more fascinating; and today, you will witness this at the best while on a post-breakfast drive to the gorgeous Nubra Valley! The drive will take you through the highest motorable pass in the world – the Khardung La Pass which is located at an elevation of 18,380ft. While at the pass, you can feast on some of the most enchanting visuals of Ladakh and capture them within the aperture of your lenses! Continuing further with your drive, you will finally reach the ‘Valley of Flowers’ or the scenic Nubra Valley. The fun-frolic of the day will reach the zenith point with a double-humped Bactrian camel ride across the magical sand dunes of Nubra Valley! While enjoying the ride, ensure that you take the liveliness of the day by capturing the enchanting beauty of Nubra Valley with your camera. Come evening, you will be checked-in either in a guesthouse or a campsite for your overnight stay.
Day 4 : Drive from Nubra Valley - Leh (via Sumoor Gompa)
Today morning after having breakfast, you will be driven back to Leh. The drive will take you through the sacred Sumoor Gompa, which is also one of the most sought after photography destinations in Ladakh. Arriving in Leh, you will be checked-in into a hotel for your overnight stay.
Day 5 : Monastery Tour in Leh
After enjoying a delicious breakfast at the Leh hotel, our tour guides and representatives will pick you up from the hotel and take you for a religious sightseeing or monastery tour in Ladakh. On the list, there will be religious places like Spituk Gompa, Gurudara Patthar Sahib, Kali Mata Temple, Hall of Fame and Sangam Point of Indus and Zanskar rivers. The gravity defying Magnetic Hill will also be visited during the day. Post this, you will be driven back to the hotel for your overnight stay.
Day 6 : Drive from Leh - Pangong Tso Lake - Leh
While in Ladakh, a visit to the stunning Pangong Tso Lake cannot be missed at any cost! You will get to know the reason after our representatives pick you up from the hotel and drive you to this scenic lake! The drive will take you through the exhilarating Chang La Pass that is perched at an astounding height of 5,486m above the sea level. While ascending through this pass, you can quench all your yearnings for an extremely delightful photography experience by clicking the mesmeric beauty from the pass. Continuing ahead, the convoy will halt at Tsoltak for a fun-frolic day picnic, and will advance towards Durbuk. Hereafter, a short drive will take you western bank of the magical Pangong Tso Lake! An extremely gorgeous lake that flaunts its beauty to around several kilometres across the Indo-China Border, Pangong Tso Lake is a true beauty to be captured through your lenses! Come evening, you will be driven back to Leh city for your overnight stay.
Day 7 : Departure from Leh
With your today’s breakfast at the hotel, you will be driven back to the Leh Airport! Take your last drive through the gorgeous locales and bewitching terrains of Ladakh to reach the airport; with your drop at the airport, this exciting Leh Ladakh Photography Tour will come to an end!