This is one of the most exciting tours in the Himalayas. To spot the most elusive Snow Leopard in the Ladakh region of India. The best Season to do this is from October to March when the Leopards come down to the lower regions due to cold and to find food.
Our tour starts from Leh and ends at Leh. Stay in Leh is at the Luxurious hotel Spic and Span and in the interior mountains it is in one of the Local houses, where hospitality abounds.
The trek is gradual and not very STERNEOUS and persons ages from 15 to 70 can do this tour, if they are physically fit. Persons with heart problems should not do this tour.
Day 1: 27th November 2022 Leh
Altitude ( 3500m ) Arrival in Leh airport transfer to HOTEL and full day rest for the acclimatization, evening visit,
Leh Palace ;- this palace was built in 17century by the king of Ladakh Delden Namgyal on the top of the leh city , the capital city of Ladakh
Shanti Stupa ;- was built by Japanese monk Naka mora for the world peace in 1987Exist on the hill top of Chanspa village , you will have nice view of the entire Indus valley and leh city and leh main bazaar for shopping
Dinner and night at hotel spic n span*** or similar
Day 2: 28th November 2022 Leh
After breakfast visit Rancho school :- 15km from Leh in Shey village the Rancho school. The original name of the school is Druk Padama karpo school but after the 3 idiot film the school is popular as Rancho school
Thiksey monastery :- 20 km from Leh on the direction of the east ladakh on national high way Leh /Manali road Thiksey monastery exist, this monastery is also known as Potala palace of Ladakh due to its exterior looks
Hot lunch at restaurant in Thiksey chamba restaurant. After lunch
Stok Palace :- 25 km from leh on the was built in 1814 century by the last ruler of Ladakh King Singe Namgyal, Presently royal family reside here, there is nice museum, the palace is converted into a hotel.
Drive back to Leh dinner and night at hotel
Day 3: 29th November 2022 Leh – Hemis Skukpachen
After breakfast transfer to Hemis shukpachen village via visiting
Hall of fame, Pather Sahib, Magnetic Hill, Indus and Zansker river confluence
Lunch on the way, dinner and night home stay in Village
After dinner walk to the mountain for snow leopard spot
Return back home stay
Day 4: 30th November 2022 Leh – Hemis Skukpachen area
Tour to snow leopard spot and other wild animals
Day 5: 1st December 2022 Leh – Hemis Skukpachen area
Tour to snow leopard spot different location
In the Evening transfer to Leh dinner and over night at hotel
Day 6: 2nd December 2022 Leh - Homewards
Early morning Breakfast and then transfer to Homeward Destination.
Hotel Spic and Span in Leh with all meals or similar
Home stay in Hemis Skukpachen village with all meals
Special Wildlife Guide for Snow Leopard watching and trekking
Non AC vehicle for all transfers
Snow Leopard Wildlife fee
Monastery entrance fees
Airport transfers in Leh
The cost does not include:
To and fro Flight to Leh
Soft drink and hard drink and any beverages
Film making wild life charges – If using Filming Camera
Personal equipment including trekking pole, gumboots, headlamp & water bottles etc
Porter to carry personal luggage, if required, shall be chargeable@400/- per bag
We have only 25 seats for this program. So apply early till availability. Tour will go ahead only if we have 10 persons booking.
Arrival date into Leh will be 27th February 2021
Snow Leopard is an elusive animal, so there is no guarantee that it will be seen.
Some day we may have to do this in the dark or early mornings.
Covid restrictions, if any will apply.
25% Advance on Booking
50% 15 Days before the tour
25% 7 Days before the tour
Rs 5000 non refundable amount after booking
50% deduction is tour cancelled before 21 days of the arrival date in Leh
No refund if tour is cancelled less than 7 days from date of arrival into leh
CANCELLATION DUE TO COVID
Full refund will be given if tour is cancelled due to flight cancellations to Leh due to Covid, except a deduction of Rs 1000/- for handling fees.
HOW TO BOOK THIS TOUR
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