A picture takes an instant out of time and keeps the moment alive. Pictures are worth a thousand words and photography the only language that’s understood across the world . It’s an art and opens the doors of imagination and expression.
All photography and travel enthusiasts out there, wouldn't you love to test your imagination and abilities at a place where every bend in the road, every sight around you, whether day or night would make you think aperture, shutter speed …ISO... A place where every photographer’s dream could come true, that one shot that could define you as a photographer. A place where you will find it impossible to put your camera down and pray that your batteries would last out. A place that has been rated by Lonely Planet as 5th among the top 5 destinations in the world for photography . Almost heaven on earth and breathtaking landscapes - Leh,Ladakh
Come along and be part of a Photography tour to Leh, Ladakh “The land of high passes”. A 7 day expedition where you explore this beautiful land and learn to click stunning images of landscapes, monasteries, Pangong Lake and Local people of Leh. Some of the unique highlights of this tour are that you could click a sunrise shot from a monastery terrace with the backdrop of the most amazing scenery and colors. Pangong Lake is one of the most photographed in Ladakh and venture into Astrophotography at the lake, capture Star trails and the milky way. We would also cover tips on post editing and give you any other support and information you need on Photography.
This tour is for those of you who want to venture into the world of photography, those who love adventure and want to learn concepts in travel photography. Tell a story using visual means, learn the art of using lighting skills and using your DSLR/Compact camera’s at best with all the features they provide. If you don’t have a camera and equipment at your disposal, just let us know and we will get that organized for you.
This tour is brought to you in collaboration with Letsleh, founded by a Leh enthusiast who has travelled the world and feels that Leh,Ladakh is one of the most beautiful places on earth. Letsleh.com’s vision is to provide the most accurate and upto date information and to guide people on how to plan and make the best of their trips to Leh, Ladakh. The motto is to grow awareness about the place and its incomparable natural beauty.
We assure you this will be an experience of a lifetime as Ladakh is one of the most sought after destination for photographers. Below is a brief of the itinerary
*The tour starts 25th May to 1st June’ 2014
*Trip cost Rs.40,000/- includes 7 nights stay on twin sharing basis, all ground transport and mentor fees/guide/photography charges
*The cost does not include souvenirs, bar beverages, laundry, insurance (travel, medical, cancellation), nor any personal expenses
· Day 1 – Land in Srinagar and visit Dal Lake. Depart for Sonmarg and spend the night at Sonamarg, one of the most scenic places in India.
Day 2 - Depart for Kargil . Visit the Kargil Memorial and you can learn a lot about the Indian Army, stories about the war and their brave endeavor’s. Stay at the historically significant Kargil town for the night.
Day 3 – Start your journey to Leh and enroute visit some of the places of interest such as MulaBekh & Alchi monastries which have breathtaking views and backdrops, Sangam Point which is to confluence of river Zanskar and Indus , Pather Shaib Gurudwara which is run by the Indian Army and very holy to them. Stay at the charming Leh town that night and explore the town and the bustling and colorful market around.
Day 4 – The following day once permits are available start off on a picturesque journey to the amazing Pangong Lake. Stop enroute at Changla Pass, the world’s 3rd highest pass and the views around will mesmerize you. Pangong Lake is a photographers paradise and the blue waters amidst the mountains play on your eyes.
Day 5 – Spend the entire day at Pangong Lake, take the most amazing and beautiful photographs, try your hand at Astrophotography, a very unique way of capturing the celestial surroundings.
Day 6 - Depart from Pangong towards Leh, and enroute visit Shey Palace and ThikShey Monastry. These places are atop a hill and you have 360 degrees jaw dropping views of the mountains, streams and blue skies.
Day 7 - Depart to Kargil for your journey back to Srinagar, stop at Hall of fame in Leh which is a repository of the historical wars we have fought and has some very interesting stories to tell.
Day 8 – Travel from Kargil to Srinagar with your treasure of photographs that you can barely wait to see, edit and show the world.
This tour is sure to make you fall in love with photography and enrich your skills and Ladakh will give you loads of memories and experiences that are enriching.
For any further information please do not hesitate just call 09924167004