HEMIS MONASTERY FESTIVAL TOUR
Duration: 10 Nights / 11 Days
Destinations Covered: Leh >> Sumur (Nubra Valley) >> Leh >> Uletokpo >> Lamayuru >> Uletokpo >> Leh
Day 1: Arrival in Leh
Arrive in Leh and meet and greet by our representative on first day of Hemis monastery festival. (23 June, as per Tibetan calendar), check in at hotel and night stay in Leh.
Day 2: Leh Sight seeing
After breakfast, Siteseen of Shey and Thiksey Monasteries, visit of Hemis Monastery which is one of the biggest and best known gompas of ladakh, and houses a museum which has some of most ancient artifacts of Ladakh.
Day 3: Hemis Festival
After breakfast, visit of Hemis Festival, which is celebrated on tenth day of Tibetan Lunar Month – which marks the birthday of Padmasambhava ( Guru Rimpoche) – Night stay at hotel.
Day 4: Leh – Sumur (Nubra Valley) – Diskit
After breakfast, road to Nubra valley via Khardungla pass – 5602 mts, which is highest motorable pass in the world. Stop for Tea and snacks at cafeteria at Khardungla Top, and proceed towards Nubra valley. Arrive in Diskit village and night in diskit.
Day 5: Nubra Sight Seeing
After breakfast, we visit Nubra valley, which is cold desert, and we can experience White Sand Dunes at Hunder and enjoy double hump camel ride ( Bactrian camel), and visit of Hunder and Diskit monasteries. – Night in Diskit
Day 6: Sumur to Leh
After breakfast, Road to Leh, via Khardungla, and arrive in Leh, visit of Shanti Stupa and in evening visit of Leh markets and Mosque.
Day 7: Leh Sight Seeing
After breakfast, siteseen of Leh, and visit of monasteries like Phyang, Spituk and Stok palace and Museum. Night in Leh
Day 8: Leh to Uletokpo
After breakfast, road to Uletokpo, and on the way visit of Alchi Monastery. Night at Uletokpo camps.
Day 9: Excursion to Lamayuru
After breakfast, road to Lamayuru, and and visit of Monastery, after lunch visit of Rizong Monastery and night in Uletokpo camps.
Day 10: Uletokpo to Leh
Road to Leh, on the way visit of Likir Monastery and night in Leh.
Day 11: Departure
After breakfast, departure at Leh Airport for return flight to Delhi.