Acclimatize for half day. Post lunch, visit Hall of Fame, Zorawar Fort.
Handicrafts Centre for demos & workshops of clothing made from locally produced wool & basket weaving, wood craft & Tanghka painting. Visit Tibetan market
Stop at Chilling to see how metal ware is crafted. Visit Diskit Monastery, explore Nubra Valley.
Turtuk, a quaint old village that still retains old local architecture& is the last habitat before the border. The cuisine, clothing & craft work are unique.
Drive to Pangong Tso, the highest salt water lake.
Visit DIHAR – Defence Institute of High Altitude Research to understand how farming is done in a cold desert at high altitude.** Post lunch, visit Thiksey Monastery, Shey Palace & Leh Palace.
Costing per student
Rs 8500/- to 9500/- per person per day includes accommodation, food, workshop expense & local travel. The cost does not include travel fare to & from the start & finish destination. The local travel cost is high Ladakh as the fares are fixed by local taxi unions.