UMLING LA PASS
Duration : 08 Nights / 09 Days
Destination : Leh, Shyam Valley, Khardungla, Diskit, Hunder, Pangong Lake, Hanle - Umlingla Pass- Tsomoriri Lake - Puga Valley - Leh.
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Welcome to Leh Airport, Pickup from Leh Airport and driver will drop to the Hotel / Guest House. Rest of the day free for acclimatization.
After breakfast Visit to Sham valley First visit to hall of fame, Gurudwara Pathar Sahib, Magnetic Hill, Sangam after sightseeing back to Leh and visit to Shanti Stupa, Leh Palace and Leh Local Market, After drop to the Hotel, Overnight stay. .
Early Morning after breakfast check out hotel and drive to Nubra Valley via Khardungla Pass the highest motorable road in the World, (18,380 ft).
After Khardungla enjoying lunch proceed to enjoy walk on the banks of Shayok river, after drive to Diskit Monastery, the oldest and largest Buddhist monastery in Diskit,
Maitreya Buddha Statue The height of the Maitreya Buddha statue, after diskit drive to Hunder Village - you can also enjoy a ride on double humped camel on the Sand Dunes
After Camel Ride visit to Hunder Village, Check in Hotel / Camps/ Cottages. Overnight stay.
After breakfast, drive to Turtuk (which was first opened for tourists in 2010) which is a place Annexed by India only after the 1971 war, the village of Turtuk is one of the only Balti villages in India and lies right next to the LOC. The village with the whole population of Muslims still resembles mini-Pakistan. The village's inhabitants still use traditional utensils which are crafted from stone. Explore the village of Turtuk the village offers views of a beautiful valley, part of Shyok Valley. On clear days you can have a glimpse of K2 Mountain peak located across the border in Pakistan. Return to Hundar by the evening.
After breakfast Check out Hotel and drive to pangong lake via Crosse the Shyok River one the way Tangse Villige
Enjoy and photo shoot near Pangong Lake , Pangong Lake is highest salt water Lake in the World, shared by two countries India & China. Overnight stay in Camp/ Cottages/ Guest House.
After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to Hanle, by crossing Chushul Village, Chushul War Memorial, Tsaga La (15,200 Ft) enjoy the drive upto Hanle, which is home to the Indian Astronomical Observatory. The location of the village and the observatory are highly sensitive due to the close proximity of the Tibetan / Chinese border, India set up the Himalayan Chandra Telescope, a 2m gamma ray telescope. Once complete, the Major Atmospheric Cerenkov Experiment Telescope gamma ray telescope under construction will be the world's largest telescope at the highest altitude and the second largest gamma ray telescope in the world. As per history, it is believed that King Singge Namgyal died here at Hanle while on his return from an expedition of Mongols. Enjoy the stay with locals at local guest house. Overnight stay at Hanle.
After breakfast at Guest house drive to Umling La or Umlung La is a mountain pass in Ladakh, India on the ridgeline between Koyul Lungpa and the Indus River near Demchok. At an elevation of 5,640 metres (18,500 ft), it forms the source for the Umlung stream that drains into the Indus and a tributary of the Kiungdul river that drains into Koyul Lungpa. which ascends to a great height of 5,798.251 m (19,024 ft 0.73 in) in the vicinity of the pass, making it the world's highest motorable road. After explore drive to Tsomoriri Lake cross Mahe Bridge, on the way to the Lake. Arrival at Korzok by late noon. Evening take a walk around the Lake to enjoy the scenic beauty. Overnight stay at Korzok (Tsomoriri).
After breakfast retrace the route down to Puga Sumdo and then follow the road across the Polokongka Pass (4920 mtrs) to visit Tsokar Lake, a Salt Lake system in the Rupsho plateau which is home of the Changa nomads and support many rare wild life species. After sightseeing of the area take the Manali-Leh road to return to Leh, crossing Taglang-la pass (alt: 17,585ft) en- route. Arrive at hotel in Leh for dinner and overnight.
After breakfast check out hotel and driver will pickup to you from hotel and drop to the Leh Airport.Tour End
Note : Transportation Sitting Capacities : - Crysta, Innova (5 Passangers + Driver) | Scarpio , Safari & Xilor ( 6 Passangers + Driver) | Tempo Traveller (12 Passangers + Driver)