Overview

This trek follows the old caravan route to Lamayuru, which diverges from the Kargil to Leh road at the Phatu La. It starts at the beautiful village of Lamayuru and heads to Chilling, the only village in Ladakh that provides metal works such as copper, bronze, silver etc. 
You will walk through snow covered trails, cross rivers and pass villages and get awed by beautiful views of the Stok and Karakoram ranges and climb Dung Dung Chan La (3,950 m), Pritkingir La (3,506 m) and Wan La (3,200 m).

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8 Nights 9 Days Available on request
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • 1 Nights: Stay in Delhi Hotel, incl. CP (Breakfast)
  • 2 Nights: Stay in Leh Hotel, incl. CP (Breakfast)
  • 1 Night: Stay in Lamayuru Hotel, incl. MAP (Breakfast and Dinner)
  • 4 Nights: Stay in full service camping. incl. AP (All meals)
  • All transfers by exclusive car as per travel plan
  • English Speaking guide for the trek
  • Cook, Support Staff & Pony/Donkey
  • All camping equipment: 2 pax / per tent, incl. mattresses, Kitchen tent, Dinning tent
  • All Cooking Utensils, Cooking fuel, food
  • All Camping fees, Wildlife fees, Monument fees
  • All Ground transfers in 1 Innova/Scorpio ( staff and equipment in separate car)
  • First‐Aid Kit, Oxygen Cylinder for emergency use

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Any accommodation not mentioned in the Inclusions
  • Any meals not specifically mentioned in the Inclusions
  • Any guide charges not specifically mentioned in the Inclusions
  • Any activities not specifically mentioned in the Inclusions
  • Monument entry fees, permits for visiting restricted areas not specifically mentioned in the Inclusions
  • Personal expenses: Tips/Gratuities, Laundry, Communication (phone, internet, mail), beverages, portage
  • Travel Insurance and Medical expenses
  • Flight : Delhi-Leh-Delhi
Itinerary

Day 1 – Arrive in Delhi

  • Transfer to Hotel
  • Rest and relax
  • Overnight at Delhi

Day 2 – Delhi-Leh(3,500 m)

  • Transfer to Leh by Air
  • Rest at hotel to Acclimatise
  • Afternoon local sightseeing in Leh - Leh Palace, Shanti Stupa
  • Overnight at Leh

Day 3 – Leh-Lamayuru

  • Transfer to Lamayuruthe starting point of the trek. On the way visit Basgo and Alchi.
  • Explore Lamayuru.
  • Overnight at Lamayuru

Day 4 – Lamayuru-Pritkingir La - Wan La  - 3 hrs walk

  • A gentle trail to Prinkti-La(3,750 m) and head down to Shila village and then Wan-La.
  • Overnight at Camp

Day 5 – Wan La - Hinju - 6 hrs walk

  • Trek to Phenji-La (3,410 m) and descend to Hinju (3,720 m).
  • Overnight at Camp

Day 6 – Hinju - Sumdo Doksa - 6 hrs walk

  • Ascend to the ridge below Kongskil-la(4,950) and then descend to camp site.
  • Overnight at Camp

Day 7 – Sumdo Doksa - Dung Dung Chan la base - 5 hrs walk

  • Cross small streams to Sumda Chenmo village and then a steep ascend over Lanak to the camp site.
  • Overnight at Camp

Day 8 – Dung Dung Chan La base - Chilling - 5 hrs walk

  • Ascend to Dung-Dung Chan-La (4,820 m) and gradually descend to Chilling village. Chilling is the only village in Ladakh that has provided metal works such as copper, bronze, tin, silver and iron to the Leh market through the centuries.
  • Transfer to Leh
  • Overnight at Leh

Day 9 – Leh - Delhi

  • Check-out from Hotel after breakfast
  • Transfer to Airport
  • Transfer to Delhi by Air
Route Map