Mountains and Buddhist Monasteries – A Photography Tour of Ladakh 8 Nights / 9 Days

Photography is excited to take you to the land of the mountains and the monasteries – Ladakh. Explore the mountains as you photograph the stark yet beautiful landscapes of Ladakh, capture the beauty of super-blue lakes, see the views from the highest motorable road in the world, watch wildlife that can be seen nowhere else in the country and witness a culture that has kept its traditions alive for almost a millennium. Darter’s Mountains and Monasteries Tour is specially designed to maximize photography opportunities and capture the deeper essence of Ladakh.

Day 01

Rest day in Leh for acclimatization, evening visits to Leh Market. Overnight at Leh.


Drive to Thiksey, Stakna Monastery and Shey Palace in the morning; Shanti Stupa at Leh in the evening. Overnight at Leh.


Drive to Nubra Valley with a stopover at Khardung La. Overnight at Nubra Valley.


Drive from Nubra Valley to Leh. Overnight at Leh

Day 5

Drive to Pangong Lake. Great scenery and photography along the way and at Pangong Lake. Overnight at Pangong Lake.

Day 06 :

day at places around Pangong Lake. Overnight at Pangong Lake.

Day 07 :

Morning photography at Pangong Lake. Drive from Pangong Lake to Leh. Relaxed evening for exploring the town. Overnight at Leh.

Day 08

Visit the confluence of Indus & Zanskar and Basgo Fort. Ovenight at Leh.

Day 09

Depart from Leh after breakfast.