REMOTE ZANSKAR LAKE

Leh Ladakh

price from 34000/- /Person

Cultural or historical interest
The once independent kingdom of Zanskar lies on a twisted knot of jagged mountains of the Great Himalayan range. Squeezed in between the main crest of the Indian Himalaya and the Indus Valley, Zanskar
Languages
Ladakhi ,
Geography
Highest Altitude: 5150 mts / 16895 ft Duration:17 Days
Climate
Round The Year Best time :- July To Sept

REMOTE ZANSKAR LAKE

in Leh Ladakh

About REMOTE ZANSKAR LAKE

Highest Altitude: 5150 mts / 16895 ft Duration:17 Days Season: July To Sept Route : Delhi - Manali - Jispa - Zanskar - Shingo la - Purne - Padam - Kargil - Leh Our "special" yearly feature drives through most of western Ladakh, monasteries, palaces, villages, hikes and travel to one of the most surreal places on the planet. The trip begins with a flight over the Himalayas into the Trans-Himalayan region of Ladakh in the state of Jammu and Kashmir. We spend a couple of days in Leh town acclimatizing at 11,000 feet above sea level and visiting the ancient monasteries, palaces and villages around Leh. We then drive west of Leh past the town of Kargil and travel south into the valley of Zanskar, one of the coldest inhabited places on earth. Starting the trip on the Stod river, we begin our self contained multi-day river adventure down the spectacular and scenic Zanskar river gorge.

Day Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Arrive Delhi
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    Upon arrival at Delhi airport met our representative & transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
  • Day 2
    Delhi - Leh
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    Take the morning flight for Leh.
  • Day 3
    Leh - Shey - Thiksey - Hemis
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    On this day you will go sightseeing trip to some ancient monasteries in this area.
  • Day 4
    Leh - Mulbek
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    In the morning after breakfast drive to Mulbek via Kargil. The drive takes you over the Fotu La. On arrival set out camp for overnight stay
  • Day 5
    Mulbek - Rangdum
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    In the morning drive to Ramela via Panikar and Prakachik. One can see the views of magnificent twin peaks of Nun & Kun. On arrival set out camp for overnight stay.
  • Day 6
    Ringdom - Padum (5 hours)
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    In the morning we will drive up to Padum. Enroute we will cross Peni La and from here one can find the magnificent view of the Zanskar range. Dinner and overnight stay in tents.
  • Day 7
    Padum - Zangla (20 kms/7 hours)
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    In the morning we will set out for our day one trek up to Zangla. Enroute we will cross the Tsarap River Bridge & the Karsha Gompa. Overnight stay in tents.
  • Day 8
    Zangla - Sumdo Village (9 kms/3 hours)
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    After breakfast trek up to Sumdo village. After few hours of trek we will enter on Zulung valley. On arrival set our camp for overnight stay.
  • Day 9
    Sumdo Village - Camp Site (16 kms/6 hours)
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    Today we will trek through the Cha Cha La. One can see the beautiful views of the Himalayan Range. Camp for overnight stay
  • Day 10
    Campsite - Tilat Sumdo (17 kms/7 hours)
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    After breakfast trek up to Tilat Sumdo. In this day we can find some wild life. The route is full of thrill & adventures. Dinner and overnight stay in camp.
  • Day 11
    Tilat Sumdo - Base of Rubang La (17 kms/6 hours)
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    From Tilat Sumdo we will trek up to the base of Rubang La. Here you can see the yaks & horses. On arrival set out camp for overnight stay.
  • Day 12
    Base of Rubang la - Markha Valley (17 kms/ 6 hours)
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    Today we will cross the Rubang La (5020 mts/16465 ft) and finally reach one of the most popular valley in Ladakh region, Markha valley. Dinner and overnight stay in camp.
  • Day 13
    Markha Valley - Thochuntse (12 kms/5 hours)
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    This day we will trek the part of the Zanskar gorge. After few hours we will cross the Markha river. Dinner and overnight stay in camp.
  • Day 14
    Thochuntse - Nimaling (7 kms/3 hours)
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    The Nimaling Plains & the Mani walls and Chortens that dot the trail. Also a side trip to the base of the Kangyaze peak (6000 mts) is possible.
  • Day 15
    Nimaling - Sumdo (18 km/7-8 hours)
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    In the morning trek to Sumdo. Enroute we will cross the Kongmaru La, highest pass on the trek, we can see the entire Ladakh and Indus Valley. Dinner and overnight stay in camp.
  • Day 16
    Sumdo - Hemis - Leh (10 kms/3 hours)
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    In the morning we will trek up to Hemis Monastery. On arrival at Hemis, visit the monastery and later drive to Leh. Overnight stay in guest house.
  • Day 17
    Leh - Delhi
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    Morning take a flight for Delhi.

Cost Include


• 2 guides for the group of maximum 14 trekkers so 1 guide for 7 group members. This will ensure high safety and more information and personal attention which are necessary to appreciate a trek. All our guides are professionally trained and have many years of relevant experience in guiding treks.
• Accommodation (hotel or Guest house or home stay or camping).
• Good quality camping arrangements.
we believe that roughing it out necessarily doesn’t mean sleeping in smelly sleeping bags, compromising on safety by using low quality equipment and having unappetizing meals. We focus on your safety, basic comforts and the environment while camping. Keeping this is mind, the following equipment is provided on the trek.
• 3/4 season imported alpine tents ,sleeping bag , mattresses , Hot water bottles in the night (during the trek), Camping stools, Mess Tent, Toilet tents.
• All meals starting from dinner on Day 1 till breakfast on last day. A lot of emphasis is given to nutritional needs and a menu of vegetarian dishes is prepared accordingly. Tea/coffee will be served throughout.
• Porter/mule charges for carrying camping equipment & rations.
• Forest entry charges, permits & camping fee (if any).
• First aid kit (our guides are certified in handling first aid situations).
• Service Tax
• Transport



Cost Exclude


• Porter/mule charges to carry your personal bag.
• Any meals/services not mentioned above.
• Any charges for video cameras, still cameras, etc.
• Alcohol, soft drinks, beverages, etc.
• Personal expenses like tips, telephone calls, laundry, etc.
• Any costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances like landslides, road blocks, bad weather, etc.
• Insurance.
• OTHER OPTIONAL CHARGES.
• Charges for a porter/mule to carry personal bag throughout the trek (not more than 10 kgs.).