Drive about 2 hours covering the distance of approximately 40 km to Hemis (3650 Mtrs), the largest and most popular Monastery of Ladakh. It was established in the 17th century under the patronage of the famous Ladakhi ruler Singge Namgyal. The Monastry belongs to the Drukpa order of Tibetan Buddhism. En route visit Shey and Thiksey. Overnight stay ay Hotel at Leh.