Leh to Leh Trek


Day 01:Leh - Kargil (234 Kms)

Drive by jeep via lamayuru monastery and mulbeck monastery to fotila and Namkila pass.arrive Kargil over night in Hotel

Day 02:Kargil - Rangdom (135 Kms)

After Kargil drive towards Zanskar valley on the way see Panikar and Parkachan villages view of Nun & Kun peaks are seen, Arrive Rangdom in the evening, overnight in Tents.

Day 03:Rangdom - Padam (150 Kms)

After short drive, we stop at Rangdom Gompa and visit the Gompa Continue drive to Padam, which is the capital of Zanskar valley on the way cross Pensila pass 4401 Mtrs and some ancient Buddhist villages. After crossing Tungri bridge visit Sunni Gompa finally, we reach Padam in the late afternoon, overnight in Tents.

Day 04:Padam - Karsha 4 Hrs Trek.

Proceed towards piptong then after passing through dusty plain cross Doda river climb and arrive at Karsha 15th Century Monastery, Overnight in Tents.

Day 05:Karsha - Pishu 5/6 Hrs Trek.

An easy and dusty walk after crossing Rinam there is a rock shelter and a small stream (Zanskar River). The longest hanging bridge (55 Mtrs) joining Zangla Gompa can be visited before arriving at Pishu. From Zangla a trail goes to Padam via Zozar and Thongde, Overnight in Tents.

Day 06:Pishu - Hanumil 5/6 Hrs Trek.

Continue to the left bank of Zanskar river and sometime crossing the morainic plateau after crossing a bridge, Pidmu is reached and after 2 hrs we reach at Hanumil, Overnight in Tents.

Day 07:Hanumil - Purfila - Snertse 6 Hrs Trek.

One-hour easy path beyond Hanumil then it leads upto plateau from Zanskar edge then to the foot of the pass. After steep and difficult climb to Purfila 3900 Mtrs now steep descent will reach Oma-chu River. Cross bridge and again after a steep and difficult climb of about one Km. Overnight in Tents.

DAY 08:Snertse - Hanumala - Lingshad 9 Hrs Trek.

Ascent through gorges and then passing a sheep fold, Further 3 hour will take to reach Hanumala (4700 Mtrs), Now after a Km of steep descent climb for half a Km, along mountain side and then descent towards Lingshad (3800 Mtrs), Overnight In Tents.

DAY 09:Lingshad - Foot of Singela 6/7 Hrs Trek.

Around one hour easy climb up to Margumla (4100 Mtrs) descent along the slope (beautiful landscape) view of Nierang valley, After passing the village of Gongma (3840 Mtrs) and Skiumpata a steep ascent to Kubala (3800 Mtrs). Go on climbing upto the foot of Singela, Overnight in Tents.

DAY 10:Foot of Singela - Singela- Photoksar 7 Hrs Trek.

It takes about 7 to 8 Hrs to reach Photoskar from the pass then a short descent opens out in a board valley. First easy walk then climb the Boumitsela (4200 Mtrs) not arduous, Now descent to Photoskar (3750 Mtrs), Overnight in Tents.

DAY 11:Photoksar - Sirsirla - Hanupatta 6Hrs Trek.

From Photoksar after a gentle climb of one-hour takes to a large chorten after a long ascent is Sirsirla last ascent is steep. Now descents to river cross bridge and after passing stony valley arrive at the campsite little before Hanupatta (3450 Mtrs), Overnight in Tents.

DAY 12:Hanupatta - Wanla/Shilla 6/7 Hrs Trek.

Continue descent across the slop (the path cut into the rock) upto a Junction of the rivers chorten and flittering flags on a flat land. After crossing a ridge go down passing through some fallen rocks arrive a Franjila (3 Hrs). Wanla is located on a flat land reached after crossing bridge on the left bank of the river, cross another bridge and arrive at Shilla, Overnight in Tents.

DAY 13:Wanla/Shilla - Lamayuru 4/5 Hrs Trek.

After passing the village of Shilla go to Broad chorten then follow a narrow and dry gorge reach Prinkitila (3725 Mtrs). Now one-hour easy descent after crossing river, Lamayuru village reached. Remaining day to visit the Monastery Overnight in Tents.

DAY 14:Lamayuru - Leh (120 Kms drive).

Half day drive to Leh via some interesting villages on the way, visit to Alchi and Likir monastery that is one of the famous monasteries of Ladakh region.

The above mentioned itineriry includes the services of details given below.

  • Seeping Tents
  • Kitchen tents
  • Sleeping Bags
  • Sleeping Matress
  • Highgenic Food
  • Professional cook
  • Professional English Speaking Mountain Guide
  • Horses for Carrying Baggage
  • Entrence Fee & Permissions
  • Transportation By Toyota Qualis
  • From Leh to Kargil - Kargil to Rangdom - Rangdom to Padam & Lamayuru to Leh.

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