Experience a 13-day trekking expedition on the arid mountainous region of a Buddhist ex-kingdom. Also, experience the traditional life as you explore villages within the Ladakh Himalayan region. Enjoy the fantastic landscapes of Nubra Valley as well as the surrounding snow-capped mountains. You will also love the beauty of Pangong Tso Lake that blends perfectly into this natural scenery.
BEST SEASON: May - Sepember
13 DAYS/12 NIGHTS
Experience scintillating adventure and photographic desires as you are guided through the most incredible landscapes that the Ladakh Himalayas have to offer. This journey will give you a view into traditional Ladakhi Village life and an appreciation for the grandeur of the Himalayas. On this photo adventure, explore the 10th century Alchi monastery with its incredible frescoes that show the confluence of Buddhist and Mughal styles. Venture deep into the Changthang region and camp on the banks of mysterious Tso Moriri and Tso Kar Lakes. Capture the beauty of super-blue lakes, see the views from the highest motorable road in the world, watch wildlife that can be seen nowhere else in the country and witness a culture that has kept its traditions alive for almost a millennium.
Ladakh - Spectacularly jagged, arid mountains enfold this magical Buddhist ex-kingdom. Picture-perfect gompas (Tibetan Buddhist monasteries) dramatically crown rocky outcrops amid whitewashed stupas and mani walls. Colourful fluttering prayer flags share their spiritual messages metaphorically with the mountain breeze. Prayer wheels spun clockwise release more merit-making mantras. The journey into Ladakh Himalaya will give you a view into traditional Ladakhi Village life and an appreciation for the grandeur of the great Himalayan Range. On this photo adventure, trek, camp, explore the 10th century monasteries, the massif cold desert of the Nubra, high altitude lakes and moon landscape.
Nubra valley is a dash of lush greenery in Ladakh's dessert and moonlike landscapes and slopes. There are high altitude passes, challenging roads, beautiful lakes, inviting treks, mesmerizing valleys; enough to keep you, your gaze and your camera occupied for as long as you stay here. Nubra Valley is surrounded from all the sides by snow-capped Himalayan ranges. Drive over the highest motorable road in the world, that can be experienced nowhere else in the world.
Pangong Tso - Stretching around 150km (with the eastern two-thirds in China), this mesmerising high altitude lake plays artist with a surreal palette of vivid blues, which contrasts magically with the surrounding colourful mineral swirls of starkly arid, snow-brushed mountains. The scene is also striking for the almost total lack of habitation along shores whose turquoise waters can look Caribbean