Arrive at Leh airport to be met by an Oriental Travel representative who will transfer you to the Hotel. After check-in and complementary tea or coffee, we recommend you rest for the remainder of the day to help you adjust to the higher altitude of Leh. Lunch and dinner are provided followed by a restful night in the Oriental Hotel.
Following breakfast a full day of sight-seeing to Thiksey and Hemis monasteries, Shey Palace, and the Stok Palace Museum. Return Leh in the evening for dinner and a second night in the Hotel.
A spectacular 40 km drive from Leh to Khardung la (la = pass), the world's highest motorable road which reaches 5,300 m (18380 feet). After returning to Leh for lunch. For the remainder of the day you are free to explore the local markets, or walk from the Hotel to nearby Sankar monastery. One last dinner and overnight at Hotel.
An early start around 6.00 am to the airport to allow you to catch your flight back to Delhi.