Markha Valley Trek

9 day

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Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival Leh

Pass By: Leh, Leh, Leh District, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
Altitude:- 3,500 m/11,500 ft
Check in Hotel
Briefing about the trek at 5 pm (mandatory)
Bring a copy of ID proof and 2 photo graphs. foreigner, a copy of passport and visa
Network is available (only post-paid)
ATM is available
Can purchase or rent trekking equipment from Leh
Visit of any very high altitude place or pass is not advisable...
Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival Leh

Pass By: Leh, Leh, Leh District, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
Altitude:- 3,500 m/11,500 ft
Check in Hotel
Briefing about the trek at 5 pm (mandatory)
Bring a copy of ID proof and 2 photo graphs. foreigner, a copy of passport and visa
Network is available (only post-paid)
ATM is available
Can purchase or rent trekking equipment from Leh
Visit of any very high altitude place or pass is not advisable
Consumption of alcohol and smoking is strictly prohibited
Stay in hotel

Meals included:
• Dinner
Accommodation included: 3 Star Hotel

Day 2: Acclimatisation at Leh

Pass By: Shanti Stupa Road 500 steps from Changspa Road, Leh 194101 India
Acclimatization and sightseeing in Leh
Can visit to monasteries: Shey, Thiksey, Sangam, and Hemis Monastery, Shanti Stupa and leh Palace.
Stay in hotel

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner
Accommodation included: 3 Star Hotel

Day 3: Drive Leh to Chilling and trek to Skiu

Pass By: Leh, Leh, Leh District, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
Altitude: Chilling 3,200m/10,500ft, Skiu 3,400m/11,150ft
Drive:- 65 km, 2-3 hours (Leh to Chilling)
Drive through GurudwaraPathar Sahib, Magnetic Hill and the confluence of the Zanskar and Indus
Trek:- 9 km, 4-5 hours (Chilling to Skiu)

Meals included:
• Dinner
• Breakfast
• Lunch
Accommodation included: Accommodation in Home Stay/Camping

Day 4: Skui to Sara Trek

Pass By: Ladakh, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
Altitude:-Skui: 3,400m/11,200, Sara: 3,500m/11,490ft
Trek 10 km, 3-4 hours
Very well marked flat trail
Women café, tea houses at Nagding village
Spot meditation caves
Blue sheep, mountain goats, Makpai bird etc. can be found

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Accommodation in Home Stay/Camping

Day 5: Sara to Markha Trek

Pass By: Markha Valley, Leh 194101 India
Altitude:-Markha 3,700m/12,200ft
Trek 10 km, 4-5 hours
Flat trail with minor ascend
Tea houses at Chalak village
Find mani stones and white stupas
2-3 river crossing
Monastery and palace to visit at Markha

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Accommodation in Home Stay/Camping

Day 6: Markha to Hankar trek

Pass By: Ladakh, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
Markha to Hankar
Altitude:- Hankar 4,000m/13,100ft
Trek:- 11 km, 5-6 hours
Teahouse at Umling village
Last village of the valley
View of a beautiful monastery
Path will intersect the River a number of times
After Umlung, you will have a first look of Mt. Kang Yatse(6400m)
Packed lunch on the way
Accommodation in Home Stay/Camping

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Home Stay/Camping

Day 7: Hankar to Nimaling Trek

Pass By: Nimaling Camping Ground, 194201
Hankar to Nimaling
Altitude:- Nimaling 4,700m/15,400ft
Trek:- 9 km, 3-4 hours
An easy trek
Amazing view of Mt. Kang Yatse
Amazing view of Tigu lakes (double lakes)
Packed lunch on the way
Accommodation in Tent

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Camps

Day 8: Nimaling to Chokdo via Kongmaru La Trek then drive to Leh

Pass By: Leh, Leh, Leh District, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
Nimaling to Chokdo via Kongmaru La Trek
Altitude:- Kongmaru 5,200m/17,100ft, Chokdo 3,700m/12,100ft
Trek 16 km, 7-8 hours
Descent to Chokdo (Shang Valley) from KongmaruLa is little long
Highest Altitude pass crossing to the trek makes it a difficult day
Cross a stream terrain and then proceed to the north
It will take 2-3 hours of hike for Kongmaru La Pass
Amazing view of Indus Valley and Ladakh Range
Steep descent and rocky terrain
From Chokdo drive to Leh (2 hours drive)
Packed lunch on the way

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: 3 Star Hotel

Day 9: Leh Departure

Pass By: Leh, Leh, Leh District, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
After breakfast check out hotel and drop to the Leh Airport.

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Details

Included
  • 6x Lunch
  • 8x Dinner
  • Private transportation
  • 8x Breakfast
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Accommodation included: 8 nights
Not Included
  • Miniral Water
  • Travel Insurance
  • Flight Tickets
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered

Airports

  • Leh Airport, Leh India


7:00 AM
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.