Leh's Rimpochee airport runs frequent flights to most major cities of the country.
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A great way to see Ladakh is to take a road trip on its high-altitude roads and mountain passes. This 7-day itinerary gives you the chance to do just that. You'll be travelling to distant hillside villages in Ladakh such as Shey, Thikse and Hemis. Here, you'll visit historic monasteries and take in views of the cold desert and rising mountains. Another highlight of your journey, you'll spend a night besides the famous Pangong Lake.
You'll also spend the night in traditional home-stays in Ladakh, a great way to get a first-hand experience the Indo-Tibetan way of life. A perfect mix of culture and adventure, this backpacking trip through Ladakh is great for travellers with a strict budget looking to explore Ladakh on a short itinerary.
Known as the land of high passes, Ladakh is a breathtakingly beautiful destination that is on the bucket list of many travellers. The gorgeous landscapes of Ladakh are lined with barren mountain peaks like Stok Kangri and Kang Yatze that extend far above the clouds. Home to a unique Indo-Tibetan culture, Ladakh is dotted with monasteries and monuments that depict traditional art and architecture. This backpacking trip will take you such local attractions where you can rediscover the adventurer in you.
Visit the famed monasteries of Diskit, Shey and Thikse. | Spend a night by the famous Pangong Lake. | Catch beautiful views of Ladakh's enthralling landscapes. | Live at home-stays and experience Tibetan culture and cuisine.
Land at the Leh airport, where a representative of the tour operator will greet you and take you to a home-stay in Leh. You can spend the rest of the day at leisure. Acclimatize to the high altitude of the city by taking short walks, eating frequent meals and drinking water to keep yourself hydrated. You can visit the local marketplace at Leh or go to any of the restaurants to try the local cuisine. Overnight in a home-stay at Leh.
Overnight at Leh in homestay.
Land at the Rimpochee Airport in Leh and get transferred to a comfortable homestay. You will be accommodated on a triple/multi-sharing basis. No meals are provided throughout the trip. You can visit any of the restaurants or cafes in Leh to try the local cuisine.
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For cancellations made more than 21 days before departure of the Ladakh road trip: 90% refund.
For cancellations made 15-21 days before departure of the Ladakh road trip: 75% refund.
For cancellations made 8-14 days before departure of the Ladakh road trip: 50% refund.
For cancellations made less than 8 days before departure of the Ladakh road trip: no refund.
In case of no show: no refund.
All refunds will be processed after deducting a transaction fee of INR 200 per person. This fee is charged by The Great Next.
Travellers are required to follow all instructions of the tour guide during the road trip to Ladakh.
Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.
Consumption of alcohol and drugs is strictly prohibited during the trip.