LEH -ALCHI -LEH 05 N & 06 D
 
 
Package Category : NORTH INDIA
Visit : LEH -ALCHI -LEH 05 N & 06 D
Package Code : NI-LL-04


ITINERARY :

Day 01 – ARRIVE LEH (LADAKH) (By Flight: 9W 609 - ETA 0655 Hrs)
You will be met by our representative at the airport and you would be transferred to your hotel where you will proceed for check -in.

LADAKH (Little Tibet) - It is renowned for its Buddhist monasteries which are dotted all over the sparsely populated countryside, each rich decorated with painting and virtually a storehouse for ancient religious manuscripts. The defiant beauty of its clear barren landscapes, its unique flora and fauna, its culture, its clear blue skies and clean air, the land where snow never melts and only corn ripens.

Today will be at Leisure for acclimatizing to the rarefied atmosphere of the high altitude of 3500 Mts. In the evening visit Leh town and Leh Bazaar (on foot).
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 02 – LEH MONASTERIES
Morning visit important Monasteries of Leh-Thiksey, Shey & Hemis.

Thiksey Monastery - It is the twelve storey Monastery, consists of 8 temples and about 250 resident lamas.

Shey Palace & Monastery - It is the summer palace of the erstwhile rulers of Leh, surrounded by picturesque gardens. Built in 1620 A.D. The palace has the largest victory stupa, topped with pure gold. There is a spectacular ouble storey statue of Buddha Sayamunni in a sitting posture.

Hemis Monastery - Situated in a side ravine off the main Indus valley with colorful flags flutter on the four pillars in the courtyard against the backdrop of white walls and a lue sky.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 03 – LEH - ALCHI
Morning proceed to Alhi Valley, on arrival check-in at the hotel. Later visit Likkir & Alchi Gompa.

LIKKIR GOMPA - Situated at a distance of 62 km to the west of Leh town. The Likkir Monastery of Leh Ladakh was founded in the later half of the 11th century, under the influence of Lodos Sangphu.

ALCHI GOMPA - Sited at a distance of 67 km to the west of Leh. Alchi Gompa dates back to the year 1000 AD, was built by the Translator, Rinchen Zangpo. Three sacrd temples, with the main one being that of Rinchen Lhakhang at Lotsa Lhakhang, make up a major part of the Alchi Gompa of Ladakh.

later return back to your hotel in Alchi Village for dinner & overnight stay.

Day 04 – ALCHI
After brekfast proceed for a full day trip to Lamayuru & Rizong Gompa.

LAMAYURU GOMPA - Situated at Ladakh, in between Bodhkarbu and Kha -la-che, on a steep rock mountain. The monastery is made up of a number o shrines and also has a very rich collection of thankas and magnificent wall paintings. There is an interesting legend associated with the Lamayuru Gompa of Leh Ladakh. It is said that the lamayuru Valley used to be a clear lake, at the time of Sakyamuni and nags used to reside in the lake.

RIZONG GOMPA - Founded by the great Lama Tsultim Nima in the year 1831, it belongs to the Gelukpa Order, and is situated at a distance of 73km from the Leh town.

Later return back to your hotel in Alchi Village for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 05 – ALCHI - LEH
In the morning proceed towards Leh, Enroute visit Basgo. On arrival check-in at the hotel.
Dinner & overnight stay

Day 06 – DEPART LEH (LADAKH)
Early morning you will be transferred to Leh airport in time to board flight to ack home.


 
This Package Includes :  
  • Welcome drink on Arrival
  • 05 nights / 06 days accommodation in a standrad room at specified category of hotel
  • All meals (Bed Tea, Breakfast, Hote/Pack Lunch, Evening Tea & Dinner)
  • Return airport transfers and sightseeing tours by 01 Non Air-conditioned Qualis or Scorpio
  • Full day sightseeing tour to Likkir, Alchi, Lamayuru, Rizong & Leh Monasteries.
 
   
This Package Excludes :  
  • Fees for camera, Guide services, Monument fee etc.
  • Expenses of personal nature.
  • Govt Service Tax as applicable (as on date it is 2.575%). 
  • Onward & Return  Train / Flight Charges
 
   
Note :  
  • Validity: From 01 April 2009 to 31 march 2010
 
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