Start and end in Leh! With the Trekking tour Stok Kangri Summit Trek, you have a 8 day tour package taking you through Leh, India. Stok Kangri Summit Trek includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
In and around LehThe base to the Stok Kangri summit trek is Leh, that is well accessible by air and by road. Spend the day resting and acclimatizing to the high altitude of Leh. We will pick you from the Airport and drop you to your hotel. *Standard Hotel* . Overnight stay in a hotel. Food is not included as we want you to go out and try the local cuisine.Start point Leh Airport, Leh Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport (IXL), Ladakh, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir, India 07:00 - 10:00
Since the trek takes you up to an altitude of 20,180 ft., acclmatisation isn't one thing to be taken gently. Spend the present day exploring in and around Leh. Leh isn't solely a natural surprise however additionally a cultural one. Explore a number of the innumerable ancient monasteries and temples that Leh is applauded for. Youre to select the places you would like to go to. Make most of this present day, and retire to your accommodation for a decent nights sleep. Overnight stay in Standard Hotel. Food is not included in the package. Transportation for sight seeing not included.
The drive to Stok village is a scenic one. If it's your first time trekking in Ladakh, the landscape can come as a pleasing surprise. Lined with abundant trees and lofty peaks, the one hour long drive to Stok is an adventuresome one. Lying roughly on the south of Leh, Stok is distinguished for a stunning royal palace that it guards. With the broad canvas of mountain range throughout, you start trekking to Yangtze Ma from Stok village. The trek might come to you as difficult, considering it's the first day of trekking in the land of Ladakh. Over the course of the following few days, as your body begins to adapt to the altitude, then trekking can appear far more manageable. Yangtze is additionally one amongst the most effective campsites of the trek. Overnight stay in tents. Food will be cooked by our high altitude chefs. Altitude at totally different points: 11,750 ft., to 13,080 ft. Time Taken: 1-hour drive; 4 hours trek Trek Distance: 6 kms
The trek to Mankorma is kind of straightforward and goes through a pair of streams. You get to actually admire the barren, cold desert landscape of Ladakh, within the true sense. You trek throughout on a gurgling watercourse, whereas lofty peaks keep you company. Camp long at Mankorma, right within the laps of the mountains of Ladakh. The night sky is stellar and variant stars check the camping ground. Overnight stay in tents. Food will be cooked by our high altitude chefs. Altitude: 14,200 ft. Time Taken: 3.5 hrs. Trek Distance: 4 kms
The trek from Mankorma to Stok Kangri Base isn't terribly long. Huddled amongst some grasslike patches, the camping ground is laced with variety of lakes and streams. The higher reaches of Mankorma afford grand views of the gorgeous alpine neighbors like Golap Kangri, Parcha Kangri and a lot of. Besides the spectacular views that the walk brings, it additionally aids you in obtaining a lot of acclimatization to the altitude, that prepares you for what lies ahead. Within the days that follow, the short walks can prepare your body to endure the acute altitude and phase transition weather. Temperatures plummet drastically. Layer up and keep yourself as warmyou can. Keep yourself hydarated. Overnight Stay in tents. Food will be served by our high altitude chefs. Altitude: 16,300 ft. Time Taken: 5 hrs. Trek Distance: 4 kms
Gearing up for the summit. Another crucial day of the trek. you'll learn some helpful techniques and hacks for the summit climb. You'll have some training regarding the technical equipments like crampons, ice axes, ropes, etc. Acclamatise, Hydrate, Train well, and retire for a decent nights sleep, as you begin the summit at middle of the night. Overnight stay in tents. Food will be cooked by our high altitude chefs.
The most anticipated day of the trek. You begin the massive summit climb at midnight, equipped along with your crampons and ice axes. The path is kind of tough, and winds through glaciers and a few terribly steep sections that result in the summit ridge. It's a protracted and arduous climb. Once youre at the summit, savour up the jaw-dropping views of the Mustagh Range within the North and Zanskar range in south. The chilling views from the summit remains dominated by the Saser Kangri peak, that appears as if handpainted within the canvas of the sky. All that continues to be in this moment could be a build-up of raw emotions, hormone rush. Take some moments to take pleasure in the glory, and let it become scorched in your memory. The descent is additionally a little tough, given the precipitousness of slopes and glacial trails. Overnight stay in tents. Food will be cooked by our high altitude chefs. Altitude: 20,180 ft. Time Taken: 12 14 hours Trek Distance: 14 kms
The final day your trek. The descent to Stok village will begin early in the morning. It is a long but east walk. Take a brief halt at Stok if you would like, then board your vehiclesto Leh. Ideally, you must reach Leh by the evening. Overnight stay in standard hotel. Food is not included on this day. You can depart the next day morning. The trek ends here. Our team will drop you to airport.End point Leh Airport, Leh Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport (IXL), Ladakh, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir, India 07:00 - 09:00