DAY 1 – ARRIVE/DELHI
Meeting & assistance on arrival and transfer to Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 2 – DELHI/LEH
Early morning transfer to the domestic airport for Leh flight. Assistance on arrival at Leh airport and transfer to the Hotel. Spend the day at leisure to begin acclimatization. It is very important to get Acclimatized to the high Altitude to enjoy your further tour. Overnight at hotel in Leh.
DAY 3 – LEH
Spend the morning at leisure. Afternoon explore the Leh town, the capital of the historic kingdom of Ladakh. The beautiful town is a labyrinth of winding narrow streets and bazaars. On both sides of the market, long lines of Ladakhi women, selling vegetables and handicrafts can be seen in traditional dress and colourful coral and jewellery. The 16th century Leh Palace looms large above the town. Later visit some Gompas a little over a mile from the market.
DAY 4 – LEH
Take the full day to explore the region. We will be taking excursion to Shey and Thiksey, a finest example of Ladakhi architecture and where we will visit some monasteries, Gompas. This the best place to see the prayers and hear the chanting of the monks in the monasteries with beautiful views of the valley below.
DAY 5 – LEH/TREK
Today you will begin your search for the snow leopard and drive to place called latho. From here you will trek to place where you can see the first signs of snow leopard. We will trek further to small village and stay overnight in tents.
DAY 6 – TREK
Today you will be trekking around Tarbung Junction. We will be looking for the predator of the blue sheep which are the main source of prey for the elusive wild cats around the place. The camp is located at a very strategic location from where we can see the two valleys meeting point and a best place for sightings of the wild cat.
DAY 7 – TREK
Start your trek to Yurutse which lies at the base of Gandala pass to the West past Sumdo. This area serves as an ideal habitat for the Tibetan Argali/ Great Tibetan sheep and also known for sightings of Tibetan wolf (depending on cat movement). Overnight in family run Home stays.
DAY 8 – TREK/LEH
Morning trek to Tarbung. After lunch trek back and drive to Leh. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 9 – LEH/DELHI
After early morning breakfast your will be transferred to airport for flight to Delhi. Meeting and assistance on arrival and transferred to Hotel. Spend the day at leisure or explore Delhi on your own.
DAY 10 – DELHI
We keep a day at leisure in Delhi. It will be an essential buffer day in case of frequent delays, cancellations encountered in flying out of Leh. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 11 – DELHI / DEPARTURE
After breakfast transfer to airport for flight to onward destination