Season: July to September
Duration: 2-day drive,
Heighest Point: 4,320m
trek distills the very essence of Ladakh and in a short span of time,
provides intensive experience of the land, its people and culture.
Linking two of the oldest monasteries in Ladakh at its either end,
the trail passes through dramatic desert mountainscape with vivid
verdant villages tucked away into the hillsides. Highlights include
the gompas at Lamayuru, Wanla, the Sumdochoon valley, inhabited by
descendants of Nepalese craftsmen brought by the king of Ladakh in
the 18th century renowned for their metalwrok in copper, tin and silver,
and Alchi and ancient wood carvings at Sumdah Chenmo, all made in
the 11th century by Rigzing Zangpo.
at a glance-
01 Arrival Delhi
Day 02 Delhi
Day 03 Fly Delhi to
Day 04 Leh. Day at leisure.
Day 05 Day for City
Day 06 Drive leh to
Lamayuru (11,033 ft/3,364 m) - 5 to 6 hours.
Day 07 Trek Lamayuru
to Wanla (10,135 ft/3,090 m) - 3 to 4 hours.
Day 08 Wanla to Hinju
(12,421 ft/3,787 m) - 5 to 6 hours.
Day 09 Hinju .Rest day.
Explore the village and its surroundings.
Day 10 Hinju to Marjek
(11,152 ft/3,400 m) - 6 hours.
Day 11 Marjek to Lanka
(13,547 ft/4,130 m) - 6 hours.
Day 12 Lanka to Sumdah
Choon (12,579 ft/3,835 m) - 6 hours.
Day 13 Sumdah Choon.
Day 14 Sumdah Choon
to Pulu (14,170 ft/4,320 m) - 6 hours
Day 15 Pulu to Alchi
- 2 hours.
Day 16 Drive Alchi to
Leh - 3 hours.
Day 17 Fly Leh to Delhi.
Day 18 Departure Delhi.
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