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Himalayan Heights... A Summer in Ladakh, Northern India

11 days from £3,550 per person

Ladakh has one of the most dramatic landscapes in the whole of India; a plateau surrounded by Himalayan peaks. The culture is no less extraordinary with the predominant religion being Buddhism, there are numerous monasteries and a series of colourful festivals each summer. One of the best ways to appreciate this region is on foot and this itinerary includes plenty of opportunities to do just this. Staying in local village homes and campsites there are walks, monasteries to sightsee and leisurely picnics to enjoy in the surrounding countryside. Each day's activities have a certain amount of flexibility and a private guide is always on hand to discuss your plans.

This holiday is purely a suggested itinerary. It can be booked as it is or alternatively used as a starting point for creating your own tailor-made holiday to Ladakh. If you'd like to see similar itineraries, take a look at our Mountains & Trekking and Active holiday collections; as well as our favourite Family-Friendly itineraries.


Itinerary details

11 days from £3,550 per person

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