Duration : 10 Days / 09 Nights
Destinations : Delhi - Srinagar - Gulmarg - Sonamarg - Kargil - Leh - Khardongla pass - Leh - Delhi
Day 1: Arrival in Delhi
Once you arrive at the Delhi international airport, get transferred to the hotel.
Day 2: Delhi
On day 2, post breakfast, proceed for city tour. During sightseeing, you are going to cover the tourist attractions of Old and New Delhi, which will include Red Fort, Jama Mazjid, Humayun Tomb, Qutub Minar, President;s House, Birla Minar, Connaught Place and India Gate. In the evening, you can opt for a Sound and Light Show at Red Fort. Overnight stay.
Day 3: Delhi - Srinagar
Post breakfast, move to the airport to board a flight for Srinagar. Once you arrive, get an assisted transfer to a houseboat. The afternoon is free for leisure activities. In the evening, enjoy Shikara ride on Dal Lake. Overnight stay in the houseboat.
Day 4: Srinagar
After having breakfast, proceed for half- day of the well-known Mughal Gardens , where you are going to cover the Nishat Bagh, the garden of pleasure and Shalimar Bagh, the abode of love. Back to the houseboat for lunch followed by a Shikara ride on the Dal Lake. Enjoy the mesmerizing view. Overnight in the houseboat.
Day 5: Srinagar - Gulmarg - Srinagar (112 kms)
After breakfast, leave for a full- day excursion to Gulmarg, a beautiful and extremely popular region in the valley for varied reasons like the highest skiing destination in the world and a known golf course as well. Enjoy fun activities such as a Gondola ride (cable car), starting from Gulmarg up to Khalinmarg.Return to Srinagar for an overnight stay in the houseboat.
Day 6: Sonamarg - Kargil (205 kms)
Post breakfast; begin your journey to Kargil. En-route halt at Sonamarg (2740 meters), another beautiful village of the valley, offering a mesmerizing view to the onlooker. You will cross Zojila pass, situated at the height of 3527 meters. Also known as the Gateway of Ladakh. Move on to Drass, where you stop for refreshment and passport formalities. After around 2.5 hours, you will reach (2710 meters). On arrival, check-into the hotel.
Day 7: Kargil - Leh (235 kms)
On day 7, savor an early breakfast and start your full- day road journey to Leh. Your are going to cross three passes while ascending. First is Mulbek, a Buddhist village. The highest point will be Fotulan pass (4166 meters.) By lunch hour, you reach Lamayuru Monastery, one of the oldest ones. Later, move on to Nimu, the village, located near the river Zanskar. At last, you will reach Leh, at an altitude of 3500 meters. Overnight in the hotel.
Day 8: Leh
In the morning, indulge in leisure activities. In the afternoon, leave for visiting Phyang, Spituk and Shanker Gompa. Overnight in the hotel.
Day 9: Leh - Khardongla pass - Leh (85 kms)
Leave for a day-trip to Khardongla pass. It is well-known as the worlds highest motorable road at an altitude of 5600 meters. Enjoy the amazing surroundings with the snow-covered peaks and lush greenery. By the evening, return to Leh for an overnight stay.
Day 10: Leh - Delhi
Today, get transferred to the Leh airport to board a flight to Delhi. Once you arrive, get transferred to the international airport to board a flight for your onward destination.