Day 1: Arrive at Leh- Check into the Chamba Camp, Thiksey
The Ladakh Camping Trip starts with your arrival this morning, into Leh. Meet our representative at the airport. Get assistance for transfer to your residence, The Chamba Camp, Thiksey. As you drive to your destination soak in the serene views of the mountains. At the camp you will be welcomed according to the traditional rituals of Ladakh. Check-in to your luxury tent after your check-in formalities are completed by our Guest Relations hostess.
Day 2: Explore the treasures of Leh
Start the day late. There are no plans for the morning. Enjoy a leisurely breakfast and walk around the camp site.Feel blessed in the aura of unmatched beauty and serenity, making you unwind and relax. Or, if you are an early riser, set out on our optional bird watching sojourn. Our camp naturalist accompanies you.Spot and identify a variety of birds of the Trans Himalayan region. This afternoon following lunch, proceed on a tour of Leh. The capital town of Ladakh is located approximately 19 kilometres (1 hr) from your camp. The sightseeing tour comprises popular landmarks. Start the tour with the magnificent Leh Palace. It was built by King Sengge Namgyal in the 17th century. the palace has nine storeys', some of which are in ruins. Here you can exploredisplays of beautiful Ladakhi architecture. From the palace continue by foot to the LAMO (Ladakh Arts & Media Organisation) Centre. The short walking tour passes through some enchanting old houses. The LAMO centre is housed in one of the most important heritage houses, theMunshi (Togoche) House.It is situated at the foot of the Leh Palace. Following a tour of the house, attend a short presentation by a Ladakhi scholar on the architectural heritage of the old city. Enjoy a panoramic view from the terrace of the Munshi House as you sip the special Ladakhi tea with light snacks.
Day 3: Explore Thiksey and Hemis Monastery
Get up and ready for an early morning. Sip warm tea or coffee, following which you visit to the Thiksey monastery. The serene monasterystands about a kilometre from your camp. This beautiful monastery houses a two storeystatue of the Maitreya Buddha seated on a lotus. Pay regards. The monastery is blessed with a remarkable view of the valley. At the monastery, you will have the opportunity to participate in the Morning Prayer ceremony at sunrise. Continue on a guided tour of the monastery.Visit the beautiful prayer room which has manyhandwritten and painted books. Also visit the temple dedicated to goddess Tara with her 21 images placed in glass-covered wooden shelves. Pay your regards to the small shrines devoted to the guardian divinities including Cham-Sing, the protector deity of Thiksey.
Day 4: Departure Leh
Start the day with a leisurely breakfast. Today you bid farewell to the breathtaking mountainous terrain of Ladakh. Get an assisted transfer to the Leh airport.Board your flight to your onward destination wit cherished memories of your holiday.
Terms & Conditions
DCT Terms & Conditions:
Duration : 12 Nights / 13 Days
Destinations Covered : New Delhi, Srinagar, Leh Ladakh, Kargil
Duration : 3 Nights / 4 Days
Destinations Covered : Leh Ladakh
Duration : 3 Nights / 4 Days
Destinations Covered : New Delhi, Leh Ladakh