40 days in Ladakh Itinerary

40 days in Ladakh Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly + Drive:  11 h 15 min
1
Sakti
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
2
Hunder
— 5 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Turtuk
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
4
Kargil
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Lamayuru
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Alchi
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Leh
— 13 nights
Fly:  8 h
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

4
nights
Sakti

Sakti ©
Sakti is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a memorable drive along Changla Pass and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kloster Chemrey.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Sakti trip planner.

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Sakti is an approximately 12- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You will leave for Hunder on the 6th (Tue).

Things to do in Sakti

Historic Sites Outdoors Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Changla Pass, Kloster Chemrey
Highlights from your plan
Monastero Tak Thok ©
Monastero Tak Thok
Changla Pass ©
Changla Pass

5
nights
Hunder

Hunder ©
Hunder is known for . Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the verdant scenery at Nubra Valley, take in the spiritual surroundings of Diskit Gompa (Diskit Monastery), don't miss a visit to Wari La Pass, and take in the pleasant sights at Hunder Sand Dunes.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Hunder trip planner.

You can drive from Sakti to Hunder in 4.5 hours. You will leave for Turtuk on the 11th (Sun).

Things to do in Hunder

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Diskit, Yarab Tso Lake, Nubra Valley
Highlights from your plan
Nubra Valley ©
Nubra Valley
Diskit Gompa (Diskit Monastery) ©
Diskit Gompa (Diskit Monastery)
Hunder Sand Dunes ©
Hunder Sand Dunes

4
nights
Turtuk

Turtuk ©
Turtuk is known for nature and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic scenery at Turtuk Waterfall and get engrossed in the history at Balti Heritage House and Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Turtuk itinerary planner.

Getting from Hunder to Turtuk by car takes about 2.5 hours. You will leave for Kargil on the 15th (Thu).

Things to do in Turtuk

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Balti Heritage House and Museum ©
Balti Heritage House and Museum

5
nights
Kargil

Kargil ©
When in Kargil, make a side trip to see Lamayuru Monastery (Yuru Gompa) in Lamayuru, approximately Lamayuru away.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Kargil day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Turtuk to Kargil in 10.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can go by car to Lamayuru.

Things to do in Kargil

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lamayuru Monastery (Yuru Gompa)
Highlights from your plan
Lamayuru Monastery (Yuru Gompa) ©
Lamayuru Monastery (Yuru Gompa)
Dras War Memorial ©
Dras War Memorial
Sani Monastery
Sani Monastery

3
nights
Lamayuru

Lamayuru
Lamayuru is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Lamayuru Gompa.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Lamayuru tour planning site.

Traveling by car from Kargil to Lamayuru takes 3 hours. On the 23rd (Fri), you'll travel to Alchi.

Things to do in Lamayuru

Historic Sites

5
nights
Alchi

Alchi ©
Alchi is a village in the Leh district of Jammu and Kashmir, India. Alchi is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Alchi Monastary.

For reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Alchi holiday planner.

You can drive from Lamayuru to Alchi in 1.5 hours. On the 28th (Wed), you'll travel to Leh.

Things to do in Alchi

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rizong Monastery and Jelichun Nunnery
Highlights from your plan
Alchi Monastary ©
Alchi Monastary

13
nights
Leh

Leh ©
The former capital of the Kingdom of Ladakh, Leh possesses a historic old town area marked by stupas, monasteries, and traditional mud-brick houses.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Leh: Hemis (Kloster Hemis & Hemis Monastery) and Konigspalast von Shey (in Shey). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Thiksey Monastery, see the interesting displays at Hall of Fame, pause for some photo ops at Shey Monastery, and explore the striking landscape at Magnetic Hill.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Leh day trip planning tool.

Drive from Alchi to Leh in 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Hemis, Khardung La, Konigspalast von Shey
Highlights from your plan
Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers ©
Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers
Hall of Fame ©
Hall of Fame

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