Discover the magnificent scenery and
centuries-old culture of Ladakh. This short
journey, staying at Chamba Camp, Thiksey
and Chamba Camp, Diskit, explores some
of the fascinating monuments and ancient
monasteries that continue to preserve the
traditional art forms, fairs and festivals of the
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Overnight flight from London to Delhi with Virgin
Arrive and transfer to The Imperial or The Leela
New Delhi for a 2-night stay. (B)
Morning tour of New Delhi including visits to India Gate, the President's Palace, the tomb of the Mughal Emperor Humayun, and the pre-Mughal monument of Qutb Minar. Afternoon at leisure. (B)
" Day 4: Fly to Leh Morning arrival and check in to the Chamba Camp, Thiksey for a 4-night stay. Located in the shadows of an ancient 15th-century monastery, the Chamba Camp, Thiksey showcases the wild beauty of Ladakh. The camp features individually designed, air-conditioned luxury tents with en suite facilities and a private butler service. Remainder of the day at leisure. (B, L, D)
Morning at leisure with the option of a guided
early morning birdwatching walk. In the afternoon, unravel the treasures of the old city
with a gentle orientation tour, including the Leh
Palace. (B, L, D)
Discover the hidden relics of Thiksey monastery
in the morning. After lunch, explore the Hemis
monastery, the oldest monastic institution in
Ladakh. (B, L, D)
After breakfast, witness the traditional fanfare
and glamour associated with the game of polo,
which originated in the western Himalaya. In
the afternoon, visit Stok Palace, residence of the
Queen Mother and Prince of Ladakh. (B, L, D)
Drive to Nubra valley and stay 2 nights at the intimate and stylish Chamba Camp, Diskit with its inspiring views of the ancient Diskit monastery, the imposing snow-capped mountains and the rugged landscape. (B, L, D)
Early this morning, visit Hundar village. Later, take
a camel-back ride along the soft, white, sandy
deserts of Nubra valley. (B, L, D)
Return to Leh and stay 2 nights at the Chamba
Camp, Thiksey. (B, L, D)
Walk in the footsteps of Buddha and explore the monastic treasures of Ladakh, including visits to
Alchi and Ridzong monasteries. (B, L, D)
In the morning, bid farewell to the land of the lamas as you transfer to Leh airport for your flight back to Delhi. On arrival, transfer to the Dusit Devarana for a 2-night stay. Afternoon tour of Old Delhi visiting the Red Fort, the Jama Masjid mosque and Raj Ghat. (B)
At leisure. (B)
In the morning, transfer to Delhi airport for a
flight back to London.
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
The elegant Dusit Devarana is set within 3 hectares of land near the airport and the business district of Gurgaon. The hotel has 50 spacious, stylishly appointed rooms that overlook the garden or open onto a semi-private pool. Facilities at the hotel include an all-day dining restaurant that offers international and local cuisine, a michelin-star restaurant serving modern Chinese cuisine, a bar with a wide selection of wines and spirits from around the world, an outdoor pool, well-equipped fitness center, yoga pavilion, a beauty salon and the Devarana Spa, which offers a selection of premium spa treatments and wellness...
Nestled in the shadows of an ancient 15th-century monastery, the Chamba Camp, Thiksey, near Leh, set up by The Ultimate Travelling Camp, showcases the wild beauty of Ladakh - a Himalayan land of snow-capped peaks, highland deserts and lush green valleys.
The camp features individually designed, air-conditioned luxury tents with en suite facilities and a private butler service. Decorated with fine fabrics, the tents are spacious and offer striking views of Thiksey Monastery and the snow-capped peaks of the Himalaya. The Chamba Camp, Thiksey has an on-site restaurant serving a daily menu of traditional local specialities and international delicacies for guests to choose from. Local fare is cooked using fresh, organically grown produce and served with Gien china tableware, making dining a lavish experience in...
Conveniently situated off Connaught Circus in Lutyen’s New Delhi, the Imperial has been sympathetically restored to its former glory. All de luxe rooms and suites have been renovated in classical style with all the modern facilities. Set in spacious grounds, there is a swimming pool, two restaurants and a bar. It is still regarded as the place in Delhi to have tea on the...
Inspired by India's glorious heritage and Lutyens' colonial style, The Leela Palace New Delhi, with gold-leafed domes, Murano glass chandeliers and hand-woven carpets from Turkey, combines classical architecture with some of the opulent features of the grand palaces of northern India. The property is set in the heart of the diplomatic enclave and its 260 rooms and suites are spacious, luxuriously furnished and equipped with state-of-the-art amenities. Four restaurants offer guests a choice of cuisines from around the world and the Library Bar serves premium spirits, wines and cocktails. Other facilities at this hotel include roof-top swimming pool, fitness centre, and a lounge bar. Designed by Jeffrey Wilkes, ESPA at The Leela Palace, spread over two levels, offers a range of treatments inspired by traditional Ayurvedic...
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LOL2016: 12 Nights