Arrive at Delhi airport and be transferred by private car to a 3* hotel and relax.
Full day of sightseeing in Old and New Delhi.
Fly from Delhi to Leh and acclimatise in the hotel and town of Leh (3505m).
A day visiting monasteries near Leh (to help with acclimatisation). Return to the hotel in Leh.
Day 5 – 12
Drive to Tosomori Lake and stay in a permanent tented camp overlooking the lake, see the Indus valley, marmots and other wildlife. Drive on to Tsho Kar Lake permanent tented camp and hope to see Tibetan Wild Ass and Black-neck Cranes, over the 2nd highest drive-able pass (possibly still with snow). Return to Leh. Drive over the 3rd highest pass to Pangong Lake (bordering China) and see landscape and wildlife. Return to Leh before going to the Nubra Valley and over the highest drive-able pass in the world to Hunder and walk in the sand dunes and see camels close to the border with Kashmir. Overnight stay in Hunder before returning to Leh. Visit the Moonland of Lamayuru and Alchi village. There is also OPTIONAL river rafting available on the Indus River (subject to availability).
Fly to Delhi and have free time or OPTIONAL afternoon sight seeing in Old and New Delhi.
Tour ends – transfer to airport - return home or onward travel.