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Kang yatse Expedition, 11 Nights 12 Days
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Area: Ladakh
Duration: 12 Days
Altitude: 6400 mts
Grade: Moderate to Challenging

  • Day 01 Delhi/ Leh (Flight) (3300 m)

    Arrival at Leh airport upon arrival meet and assist by our representative and transfer to Hotel.

    Overnight stay in hotel in Leh..

  • Day 02 Leh - Local sighseeing (Hemis /Shy/Thiksey)

    The morning is at leisure for adjustment with the high altitude and rarefied air of Ladakh. After leisurely breakfast‚ drive to the 11th century‚ the Alchi Choskor‚ the oldest surviving monastic complex of the region and famous for its painting and architecture. After sightseeing and lunch here‚ drive back to Leh‚ en-route visiting Sangam point, Magnetic point, and  the 'Temple of Guardians' (Gon-kahng) in Spituk monastery‚ which is revered by Hindu devotees as Kali-Mandir‚ Dinner and overnigth Hotel.

  • Day 3 Leh - Spituk - Zingchen (3200 m): 4/5hrs

    We drive 10 km to Spituk from where we start our trek. We cross Indus river and enter in the Valley of Zingchen river. Near the village in the Valley we will have our first camp after 4 hr walk.

    Overnight camp.

  • Day 4 Zingchen - Yurutse (3844 m): 5/6hrs

    After by passing this beautiful stopping valley, we ascent up to 4900 m. by very steep zigzag, difficult footpath, by now it is 3 h. Now steep descent to summer pastures of Stok and follow the river which comes from Stok - Kangri massif.

    Overnight camp.

  • Day 5 Yurutse - Ganda La (4900 m) - Skiu (3510 m): 6/7hrs

    Yurutse follow path along the mountainside, then cross a small valley and follow zig zag steep path. Thereafter cross Ganda la. Then long descent towards Shingo. After 2 Hrs. descent arrive in the valley of Markha and then after few hundred meters further will reach Skiu.

    Overnight camp

  • Day 6 Skiu - Markha (3850 m): 6/7hrs

    From Skiu, follow a good path on the right bank of Markha where one can find great vegetation. Then cross right bank of river and cross through barren plain and arrive at Chaluk. Thereafter walk along the left bank of river and after another crossing climb towards Markha village. Good camp site beyond the village and near river.

    Overnight camp.

  • Day 7 Markha - Hankar (4000 m) :4/5hrs

    Starts trek towards the main valley on the right bank. The path is sometimes difficult in the river bed and pass the monastery of Humlung. Then carry on trek along the right bank and arrive in Hankar where there are several houses.

    Overnight camp.

  • Day 8 Hankar - Base camp of Kangyatse (5200 m): 4/5hrs

    The path improves and cross a broad valley on the right side. The valley becomes narrow and higher and cross bridges on to the left bank and then reaches Tchatchuste. We climb up to Base camp of Kang Yatse.

    Overnight camp.

  • Day 9 SUMMIT (6400 m) - back to Nimaling

    We today we will start to summit for Kangyatse peaks: we will start around 12 am . with our expert Guides. Later other staff get down to plan side Nimaling hardly 2 hrs walk

    Overnight in camp.

  • Day 10 Nimaling - Kongmaru La (5150 mts) Sumdo

    Today one will cross to the north of the Markha, climbing to the top of the highest of the three passes, the 5,306 M Kongmaru La, with its wonderful views from the top. There are snow peaks in every direction and on a clear day the giants of Karakoram, including K2, can be seen on the north-western horizon. The trail descends to the Martselang valley, following the Martselang stream to the village of Sumdo.

    Overnight camp.

  • Day 11 Sumdo - Hemis 3/4hrs - Drive Leh

    Today make an easy descent along the Martselang to where it broadens into the valley of the Indus at Martselang village. Board the awaiting jeeps. Visit Hemis monastery and after that drive to Leh via Shey and Thiksey monastery. Later on drive back to Leh enjoy a meal and some well earned drinks at the hotel.

  • Day 12 Leh - Delhi

    Early morning transfer to Leh airport for return journey.

  • Costing

    Costing

    Per person

    Service Tax

    Minimum 2-4 person

    1250 USD

    4.7%