Snow Leopard Expedition

Hemis National Park in India is a paradise on Earth. Come explore magnificent mountain ranges charismatic glens and amazing gorges as you move on the awe striking trail. Search for the silver ghost the snow leopard as you trek through the maze of natural pathways. Hemis National Park is the refuge of more than two hundred snow leopards.
In severe winters snow leopards move down from the steep snow clad mountains into the low altitude valleys and gorges in search of their prey base. Bharal or Blue sheep is the prime prey base for the snow leopard. The silver ghost is elusive as elusive as the name suggest it is once in a life time moment to encounter this amazing cat.
The tour promises just that a chance to see the snow leopard in its spectacular habitat. Join us.

General Information

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Detailed Itinerary

Places Visited 

Ladakh

Departure Dates 

Flexible and customizable for private departures.

Detailed Itinerary 

Day 1

Arrive Delhi assistance upon arrival, later transfer to Hotel. Overnight Hotel on B&B

Day 2

Transfer to domestic airport to connect a direct flight to Leh Arrival. Pick-up from Airport. Rest till afternoon. Evening--visit to Shanti Stupa. Overnight Leh hotel

Day 3

Visit to monasteries in Shey, Thiksey and Hemis. Full day. Overnight Leh hotel

Day 4

Early morning bird-watching in Palam area along Indus river. Return for breakfast. Visit Spituk and Phyang monasteries. Overnight Leh hotel

Day 5

Drive to Yang hang. From there walk for 2 hours to Uley village. Overnight homestay in Uley village.

Day 6

Walk to ridgeline of Uley village. Ibex sighting possible. Overnight homestay as above

Day 7

Walk to summer pasture. Sighting of good birdlife, ibex, and snow-leopard. Overnight homestay as above.

Day 8

Walk till Yangthang. Drive till Leh. Overnight Leh hotel

Day 9

Drive to Zhingchen. Trek till Hursing for 2 hours. Camp in Hursing. One of the best places for snow-leopard sighting. En-route, blue sheep sighting possible.

Day 10

Walk till Rumbak. Overnight homestay at Rumbak.

Day 11

Walk till Gandhala pass. Possible sighting of Tibetan Argali. Overnight Rumbak homestay.

Day 12

Walk from Rumbak to Zhingchen. Pick-up and drive to Leh. Overnight Leh hotel

Day 13

Transfer to Airport to connect a direct flight to New Delhi.Overnight hotel in Delhi.

Day 14

Transfer to international airport

Price

Price 

From 1800.00 US Dollars per person

Please inquire for a custom quote. The price is customized based on final hotel choices, travel dates, and other custom preferences.