The traditional name of the trek is "Chadar Trek" the frozen sheet trek, which was only way in and out for the people of Zanskar in winters when all other ways are closed due to heavy snow fall at high passes. You sure need a reasonable physical fitness to gear up for this particular trekking, the best season to do this trekking is from mid January till the mid of February. This trekking will give you a catchy view for the photographers and nature lover. ... See More+
We offer 23 nights & 24 days Chilling to Karsha via Zangla to Chilling Chadar Trek Group Tour Package in Zanskar. With this Group Tour Package in Zanskar explore the beauty of Himalayan Region
Arrive at Leh airport, to be received by our representative & transferred to the Hotel. Spend rest of the day in the hotel as you need to acclimatize well to the high altitude. Overnight is at Hotel.
After breakfast proceed for the sightseeing tour of Leh with visits to Leh Palace, Shanti Stupa. Overnight Hotel.
After breakfast drive towards Nimoo where the confluence of river Zanskar & Indus is, from there take left & drive along the Zanskar River till you reach Sumdado. At Chiling after Lunch visit the White Copper artists famous for their handmade works. Overnight is in Camp.
After breakfast start the 4hrs trek to Deepyokma. On the way you’ll come across no. of caves & Tsomo Paldar, naturally flowing spring water. Overnight is in camp.
Start the trek to Deepyokma, after 4-5 hrs reach Nyarakpulu. Campsite is at an irrigation field. Another 1hr walk up along with a small stream will take you to a beautiful village called Nyerak. From here Singee-La will be visible, which is a summer trek pass. Overnight is in camp.
Walk on Chadar/Frozen sheet for 1-2hrs & then another 5hrs steep walk up to Lingshed Village (4000m). All your tiredness will vanish after spending the night at Lingshed village Home stays where local heating is available.
Spend the day exploring Lingshed Village, its Monastery & a school for the monks. Lingshed is connected with other parts of Ladakh only through trek routes therefore in winters hardly any tourists visits this place. Overnight is at Homestay.
Start the trek early as today you will have to walk for 7 hrs to reach Tsarakdo. Overnight is in camp.
Trek on the ice trail through the gorge. The gorge ends at Hanamur and the view opens at Pidmo. Overnight is in camp.
A short walk on the road will lead you from Pidmo to the village of Zangla. We cross the Chadar by bridge to reach Zangla, where the erstwhile king of Zanskar resides. We will visit the fort and go around the large village. Overnight in Zangla village
Morning after breakfast, drive to Stongde village & visit the beautiful Stongdey monastery built on a hill top by Lama Marpa 950 years ago. From the monastery, you will get an amazing and spectacular view of mountains. Overnight is in camp.
Today you will be driven to Zangla from Karsha. Overnight is in camp.
Simple walk through the wilderness of deep gorges following the trail beyond the chortens which enters a side gorge. For 5-6km of gorge would be populated with willows after which it opens into a broad valley .Overnight is in camp.
From the camp the trail ascends eastward entering a dry silent valley. Ascending the CharChar La affords view south to the Himalayan range while the ridges and gorges of Zanskar extend to the North as far as eye can reach. Overnight is in camp.
Simple trek through the gorge with lots of tress. Overnight is in camp.
Simple walks in the valley will take you to Kharnak sumdo. Overnight is in camp.
Always walk in the valley. Stiff cliffs called Ngari Ngartsak thang lies on the way. This route opens only in 2nd week of Sept. when the level of water decreases only then the horses can walk. Overnight is in camp.
Rabrang to Themkachen crossing Langhru-La (4300m) 6-7hrs. Overnight is in camp.
Markha village consists approximately of 50 houses & is by far the biggest village in the valley. It has a monastery on a mountain spur at the lower end of the village. Overnight is in camp.
Visit Markha monastery in the morning and then start walking towards Sku which which will take about 6-7hrs. Overnight is in camp.
Start the walk from Sku to Chiling. From Chilling you will be driven to Leh by Jeep. Overnight is at Hotel.
Spend the day at your leisure. Overnight is at Hotel
In the morning you will be driven to the airport from where you will board the flight to Delhi.
• All transportation by Scorpio/Qualis upto 02 Pax and above by Mini Bus
• Accommodation in Guest House on Single and Twin Sharing basis with all meals as per package selected.
• Two /Five Men tent, Kitchen and dining tents.
• Kitchen equipments.
• Stool, Table and mattresses.
• Food veg and non-veg.
• Cook, helper, guide and porters.
• Monument entrances, wild life fees and camping charges.
• Sleeping Bags, trekking shoes and clothing.
• Any Kind of Personal Expenses or Optional Tours / Extra Meals Ordered
• Anything not specifically mentioned under the head “Prices Included”.
• Tips, Insurance, Laundry, Phone Calls.
• Any Kind of Drinks (Alcoholic, Mineral, Aerated)
• Cost incidental to any change in the itinerary/ stay on account of flight cancellation due to bad weather, ill health, roadblocks and/or any factors beyond control.
• 50% Advance to confirm the reservation.
• Balance amount to be deposited 15 Days before tour departure.
• 30% Cancellation before 15 Days of tour Departure, within amount will be charged.
• Full Confirmation of Hotels will be provided only on full payment.
• Vehicles provided as per tour plan (Point to Point Basis)
• Any services initialized are non refundable and any expenses due to change in the program due to health or road blockage will be charged extra.
• Prices valid from 01 January 2018 to 28 February 2018.
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