Sham Valley village trekking

Sham Valley village trekking

Tour Character: High Altitude trek, Monasteries, Village Home stay, Village to village trek and drive

Best Time: May-October

Grade: Gentle

On Trek: 08 Days

Trek Style: Local mountain guide / day walking / night camping / Pony / Cook/ Helper

Day 01:

Home-Delhi: On arrival at International Airport. you will be met by representative at the waiting lounge with your name placard, assistance and Transfer to hotel in New Delhi. Depending upon your flight timings, if it is night arrival or very early morning flight you may rest till afternoon and post lunch you may do a sightseeing of Old and New Delhi historic monuments. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 02: Delhi-Leh

After an early morning breakfast, transfer to Domestic Airport to connect flight to Leh. Meeting and assistance on arrival at Leh Airport by our Ladakh team and transfer to hotel. Day complete rest to acclimatize to the high altitude. Buffet lunch and dinner at the hotel in Leh.

Day 03: Leh

Introductory / acclimatization sightseeing of Shey, Thiksey and Hemis monasteries with packed lunch. Dinner and overnight hotel at Leh.

Day 04: Trek day

Timosgam – Hemis Shukpachan. The trek to Hemis Shukpachan crosses over two passes – Rongtill – La (4000 mts.) and Maptak – La (3800 mts.) Hemis Shukpachan is a large village to be visited. Trek times: 05 hrs.

Day 05:

Hemis Shukpachan – Yangthang. An easy walk which crosses over a pass Tsermangchan La 4600 mts. Overnight camp at Yangthang near the stream. Trek times: 04 hrs.

Day 06:

Yangthang. Today is a rest day or visits the Rizong Gompa the most peaceful and hidden among the hills. Trek time with visit to Gompa 06 hrs.

Day 07:

Yangthang – Likir. Easy walk to Likir village, cross a pass Chagatse – La (4200 mts.) Liker is a big village with a large Monastery belonging to the yellow sect. Overnight at Liker . Trek times: 04 hrs.

Day 08:

Likir – Rafta. A long dry walk today, Rafta is a small place with only three families. Trek times: 07 hrs.

Day 09:

Rafta – Umla. We cross pa pass Mandang – La (4100 mts.) and descend to Umla, a nice camping place. Trek times: 04 hrs.

Day 10:

Umla – Taroo. An easy walk up to Taroo village, we also cross a small pass. Taroo is a big village of 60 families. Overnight in camps at Taroo village.

Day 11:

Taroo – Phyang . An easy walk to Phyang village. Phyang is considered one of the important Monastery in Ladakh. From Phyang drive to Leh. Trek times: 05 hrs. Overnight in hotel in Leh.

Day 12:

Leh: Day at leisure in Leh. Overnight in hotel.

Day 13:

Leh-Delhi: Transfer to Airport to connect flight to Delhi. Meeting and assistance on arrival at Delhi Airport and transfer to hotel.

Day 14:

Delhi-Home: On time departure transfer to International airport. Fly Home.