Snow Leopard

Snow Leopard Expedition

Track the mountain ghost | From USD 6,920 | India

Your journey at a glance

Truly a once in a lifetime photographic and wildlife experience, &Beyond’s Snow Leopard Journeys offers an unmissable opportunity to meet Asia’s “mountain ghost” whilst travelling to a selection of India’s most iconic destinations. The Trans-Himalayan region of Ladakh, known as ‘Little Tibet’, has been hailed as one of the last frontiers for wildlife tourism. This incredible 13-day winter expedition meets the elements head-on, in an awe-inspiring landscape in the Himalayan region of Ladakh, in search of the elusive snow leopard.

1 night Delhi | 4 nights Leh | 7 nights Ulley | 1 night Leh

What we love about this journey:

  • Caters for a maximum of just 8 guests, which guarantees flexibility and exclusivity
  • Led by an expert snow leopard guide who offers incredible insight on the region’s cultural heritage
  • Set out in search of the elusive snow leopard, and explore three valleys, which are also home to other unique wildlife including ibex, Tibetan antelope, blue sheep, shapo, marmot and the Tibetan hare.
  • Visit the Snow Leopard Conservancy and learn about the efforts made by the local authorities, and community, to conserve this endangered species.
  • Spend seven nights living with a Ladakhi family, understanding their unique lifestyle
  • Explore the Thiksey monastery, the most beautifully situated monastery in Ladakh, perched high on a hill above the Indus River.
  • Venture out on foot, and by 4×4 vehicle, and gain insight into the region’s fascinating folklore, customs and traditions.
  • Travel to the ancient Alchi Gompa monastery, located on the south bank of the Indus River.

Limited departures | 13 Days
USD 6,920 per person

Set departure dates for 2019:

  • 11 – 23 January 2019
  • 17 Feb – 1 March 2019
  • 15 – 27 March 2019
  • 05 – 17 April 2019

2019: PER PERSON SHARING

January - April

USD 6,920

What's included
  • All meals
  • Internal flights in economy
  • Day 1 in Delhi on Bed and Breakfast
  • All Activities in Ladakh
  • Entrance fee of monasteries
  • Transportation for snow leopard sightings
  • Donation fee for snow leopard conservation
  • Services of a Tour leader from: Day 2-12 in Ladakh
What's not included
  • Any expenses of personal nature including alcohol, laundry, gratuities etc.
  • International airfares
  • Medical / Travel Insurance
  • Any expenses arising due to unavoidable circumstances beyond our control.
  • Any change in tax structure
Conditions

Standard Tour Terms & Conditions:

  • The rate is valid for the below dates mentioned only;
  • 11 – 23 January 2019
  • 17 February – 01 March 2019
  • 15 – 27 March 2019
  • 05 – 17 April 2019
  • The rate is based on a minimum of 8 guests travelling. Should the number of guests be less than 8, we would need to re-quote.
  • Check in time at the hotels is 1300 hrs and check out time is noon.
  • The quote is per person and based on sharing the same room.
  • Single room will attract a single room supplement .
  • Transport in Delhi and Leh will be in Toyota Innova car.
  • Air fare for internal flights is based on present schedule fare in economy class and is subject to increase .
  • This offer only applies to the hotels specifically mentioned in the itinerary.
  • &Beyond trading terms apply

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