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HIDDEN HIMALAYA
                     Destination Ladakh & Zanskar
Registered under J & K Tourism

 

 Sham Trek

Day 01: Arrive in Delhi from Korea. Received at the airport and transfer to the Hotel in Delhi.

 

Day 02: Early morning after breakfast transfer to the domestic airport to board flight to Leh. (Flight hour 1hr). On arrival receive at the airport and transfer to hotel. Rest day at hotel for acclimatization. In the afternoon walk around leh.Visit shanti stupa , Sankar  gonpa  and walk up to Leh palace.from where you can enjoy the aerial view of Leh town and the Mountain ranges.

 

Day 03: Chemdey – Dakthok - Hemis - Thiksay

Today we will proceed for the sight seeing of monasteries in the east of Ladakh. Drive about 45 km along the Indus River to visit beautiful Chemdey and Dakthok monastery. There after visit the Famous Hemis monastery. Enjoy picnic lunch in the garden of the monastery.Drive back to Leh on the way visit famous Potala look alike Thiksay monastery. Overnight in the Hotel.

 

Day 04:   Shey – Stakna – Matho - Stok Palace

Today we will visit another beautiful monastery around Leh. Drive 18 km from Leh to visit Shey palace and monastery, which has the biggest Shakyamuni Statue in Ladakh made of Copper and gold. Drive further to visit Stakna and Matho monastery. In the afternoon visit Stok palace and Museum.

 

Day 05: Leh – Likir – Yangthang. (4hrs) (Phobe-la 3700m, Tsermangchan-la 4000m)

We start the day early in the morning from Leh. It is two hour Drive from Leh to Likir along the Indus River. After visiting the famous Likir monastery we begin our trek just below the monastery .There will be two small passes for today.

 

Day 06: Yangthang - Hemis Shukpachan via Rizong (Shuk shuk la 4000m)

Today is pretty a long day. From Yangthang we walk alongside the stream and trees towards Rizong Monastery. After visiting the Monastery, we ascend gradually to the Shushut pass (4000m). From this pass you can have view of Hemis Shukpachan as well as surrounding peaks. From the pass to the camp it ill takes 2 hrs.

 

Day 07: Hemis Shukpachan - Tingmosgang (4hr)( Mebtak-la)

A short walk from the camp will lead us to a steep descend which will lead us to the right side of the mountain and then climb steadily on the slope toward the Mebtak-la (3000m). After taking short rest and enjoying the view from the pass, we head towards Ang village and then further towards the village of Tingmosgang. Camp at Tingmosgang.

 

Day 08: Khaltse – Lamayuru (Bong Bong-la 3630m)

Morning after break fast proceed towards Tia village. Tingmosgang is a big village of the area. There is a beautiful monastery to visit. Cross the bridge near Tia village and ascend towads Bong Bong-la. From the pass descend all the way to Balu Khar on Leh Srinagar High way. You will pick up by car at this point and will drop you at Lamayuru (1hr drive). Overnight in tent.

 

Day 09: Lamayuru - wanla Pring kiti la (3720m)

After morning breakfast visit the famous Lamayuru monastery. One temple in this monastery is 1000 years old built by the Rinchen Zangpo of Tibet. After that start trekking towards Wanla. You will walk down to the end of the field and come to a point with Stupa. From there you follow a slow ascend till Pring Kiti-la pass. From the pass it is a steep descend till Wanla. Visit Wanla monastery and overnight in tent.

 

Day 10: Alchi – Leh (4 hr drive)

After breakfast drive back to Leh. On the way visit the famous Alchi monastery. Lunch at Alchi and post lunch drive back to Leh. Overnight in Hotel.

 

Day11: Khardungla Top (5606m)

Early morning after breakfast drive two hour to Khardungla Top, the world highest motorable pass. Afernoon free for shopping.

 

Day 12: Leh - Delhi

E arly morning departure to Leh airport to board flight for Delhi.

 

Day 13: Delhi - onwards journey.

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Map of Leh, Ladakh