|Trip Duration:||4 Nights - 5 Days|
|Best Time:||May -Oct|
|Highlights:||Hemis National Park, Spectacular gorges, Mani walls|
|Villages:||Spituk, Zinchen, Rumbak, Shingo, Kaya, Chilling|
|Passes:||Ganda La 4,900 m, Kokila pass|
|Price From:||Price Available On Request|
Day 01 : Leh to Zinchen drive and then Hike to Rumbak Village.
On this day we will be visiting to Hemis National Park, one hour drive and two-three hour hike to reach to the first homestays -Rumbak village. Overnight homestays with local people. Rumbak is the home for Snow Leopard; Normally it will be very difficult to spot Snow Leopard during summer season. but you may see blue sheep, golden eagle and even Argali ( Tibetan sheep). Overnight stay at homestays.
Day 02 : Day in Rumbak
Today you will spend the whole day at this village exploring the mountain, hiking to Stok la 4900mtr and surrounding area of mountain searching for Snow Leopard and other wildlife around. Trek to Yurutse, a hamlet and overnight stay at Yurutse.
Day 03 : Rumbak toShingo via Ghandhala pass 4900m
After breakfast, You will begin gradual ascend to Gandha La for about 3 hrs; views of the lofty Zanskar and Stok Ranges will leave you breathless. The usual prayer flags mark the top of the pass, if you are lucky, may see blue sheep and Himalayan marmots, Argali ( The biggest Tibetan Sheep) roaming around the hills. After a short rest, you will make a gradual hour-long descent to Shingo and break for lunch. Overnight homestays at Shingo
Day 04 : Shingo to Skuie
2-3 Hrs of walk to Skuie or Kaya village and explore the village here and overnight stay at homestays with local people
Day 05 : Skuie/Kaya to Chilling-Leh
After breakfast, start your trek and will be crossing Kongski la pass and then Zanskar river crossing by a rope pulley bridge. And you can raft down from Chilling to Nimoo for 3hrs and then pick up from from Nimoo. Drive at the end to Leh.
Trip Duration:12 Nights - 13 Days
Best Time: October to February