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Duration: 05 nights / 06 days
Destinations Covered: Delhi - Leh - Delhi

Day 01: Delhi - Leh

Transfer to Delhi airport (at your own) to catch flight to Leh
Begin your tour
Arrive into Leh

Welcome to Vardhman's "Forbidden Ladakh Tour"!
On arrival in Leh, you will be met and transferred by Vardhman's representative to your hotel. Full day rest to acclimatize yourself. Evening go for a brisk walk to stretch your body.
Overnight: Hotel

Day 02: Leh (Tour of Alchi and Phyang)
After breakfast leave for Alchi. Visit Alchi monastery and the nearby village.
Considered one of the most well preserved Buddhist centers of Ladakh, the Alchi monastery has beautiful paintings on its walls, which are examples of early Buddhist art. In Alchi village you can see the rural lifestyle of the villagers including activities such as grinding wheat etc.
In the evening drive back to Leh for an overnight stay.
Overnight: Hotel

Day 03: Leh - Hemis - Thiksey - Shey and Stok Palace
After breakfast leave for a tour of the Hemis Gompa.

Hemis Gompa: This monastery is the best-known in Ladakh. Ladakh's largest monastery. It contains a number of gold statues and Stupas decorated with precious stones and a superb collection of Thankas, including one that is the largest in existence. Hemis gompa is believed to have been established in 1630 by Lama Tagstang Raspa and built by Palden Sara under the patronage of King Sengge Namgyal on a site previously sanctified by the construction of a cave hermitage dating from the 12th century. This monastery is the oldest one in the area belonging to the Kargyu school. The Gompa is a unique example of a monastic complex of this period which manifests in its structure the geomantic principles which underlie religious constructions of this type.
After seeing the sights of the monastery leave for the Thiksey Monastery and Shey Palace.

Thiksey Monastery: This is situated on a mountain from where you can see panoramic views of the Indus Valley. Within the monastery you can see many beautiful Buddhist artifacts. 19 Kms from Leh, spectacularly sited, Thiksey is one of the largest and architecturally most impressive Gompas. There are several temples in this Gompas, containing images, stupas and wall paintings of Buddha, which are exquisite.

Shey Palace: Shey palace with its remarkable statue of Buddha and panoramic views of Indus valley. Situated on a hillock 15 Kms upstream from Leh, it was once the residence of the royal family. According to tradition, it was the seat of power of the pre-Tibetan kinds. A 7.5 mts high copper statue of Buddha, plated with gold and the largest of its kind, is installed here.

Stok Palace: Where the royal family of Ladakh used to live. In the museum at the palace you can see family heirlooms and artifacts from royal times. The Palace of the banished royal family, Stok has a museum which displays fabulous period costumes and jewellery of the royalty along with exquisite Thankas representing the life style of Sakya Muni. Interesting historical objects like coins, armour, weapons, precious jade and porcelain too can be seen here.
We then tour the Ladakh Handicraft Center. Here you can buy beautiful handmade products and craft items.
Return to your hotel for an overnight stay.
Overnight: Hotel

Day 04: Leh (Visit The Local Bazaar)
After breakfast proceed to visit the markets in Leh where you can buy Ladakhi craft items from the local market.
Overnight: Hotel

Day 05: Leh
Have a relaxed day in Leh and indulge in any activity of your choice. In the afternoon you can go shopping and sightseeing or just relax in your hotel.
Overnight: Hotel

Day 06: Leh - Delhi
After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport in Leh for your onward journey to back home with sweet and unforgettable memories of Vardhman's "Forbidden Ladakh Tour" escorted by Vardhman Vacations.
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