Specially for Buddhist pilgrims
Highest motorable road in the world
16 Aug: Arrival at Ladakh
Full rest at the guesthouse.
Overcome jetleg and exhaustion.
17 Aug: Acclimatization
Guided meditation by Geshe La in the morning.
Rest and relax till late afternoon.
Leisurely walking tour in the evening.
18 Aug: Local sightseeing around Leh
Visit Thiksey Monastery and Sakti Cave Monastery.
19 Aug: Visit Alchi Monastery and Rizong Monastery.
Alchi Monastery is UNESCO protected Buddhist Monastery.
Rizong Monastery is the monastery of former Gadhen Tripa.
Night stay at river side camp.
20 Aug: River rafting on Indus River & Zanskar River.
Rafting starts on Zanskar River and ends on Indus River.
Rafting extends 6 Km and takes about one hour.
Drive back to Leh for night stay.
21 Aug: Drive to Chumathang.
Drive upstream along the Indus River.
Stay at Chumathang, famous for hot spring there.
22 Aug: Visit Tsomoriri Lake.
Drive to Tsomoriri Lake, most visited lake by tourists.
Night stay at Tsomoriri.
23 Aug: Meet nomads and Visit Tsokar.
Drive to Tsokar, a lake with many different wild lives.
Observe and experience nomadic lives and cultures on the way.
Night stay at Tsokar.
24 Aug: Drive to Leh.
Drive back to Leh via Taklang pass.
Taklang pass is second highest motorable pass in the world.
25 Aug: Fly home.