Ladakh, the highest plateau of the state of Kashmir spans over the Himalayan and the Karakoram mountain ranges and the upper Indus river valley. Leh, the capital of Himalayan kingdom of Ladakh in the past, now is stated as the second largest district in India. Separating the Kashmir valley from Ladakh, this great Himalayan range, Leh, is embodied by picturesque mountain ranges and is an ideal destination for nature lovers. Leh ladakh remains packed up with trekkers and bikers almost throughout the year. Supported by river rafting, Leh Ladakh is always ready to welcome those who want to conquer the heights and camp below the sky with the mountains laid beside.
A 5 days week of hectic work schedule packed up with meetings and deadlines, will open your doors for camping and trekking in Leh Ladakh and make your weekend the one to remember for ever. Very close to Delhi, Leh is easily connected through flights and by roads. Nested in the mountains of Himalayas and Karakoram, Leh Ladakh offers an amazing trekking and camping opportunity for adventure passionates.
Indus Valley Trek, Markha Valley Trek, Rumtse to Tsomoriri Trek and Snow Leopard Trek are some of the adventurous trekking activities that will take you to visit monasteries, lakes, life of nomadic people located high above the mean sea level.
The Indus valley trek gives trekkers the opportunity to visit Hemis, one of the largest and the richest monasteries of Ladakh. The markha valley trek covers destinations like Leh, Spituk, Zingchen, Yurutse, Nimaling and Hemis. Starting form the Spituk bridge, the journey will take you across the Indus river making you walk through the isolated planes of the Stok.
The Rumtse to Tsomoriri Trek is an exciting one as it brings with it views of the Indus valley, monastries, wildlife, nomadic people and some high altitude lakes of Changthang. The trekking makes you walk and camp in the midway and makes you energize yourself with the fresh unpolluted air far away from the daily congested cities and towns. The spectacular scenary of high passes ends at a beautiful high altitude Lake in Changthang known as the Tsomoriri Lake.
The Snow Leopard Trek in Ladakh takes you to explore some of the most exotic animals and bird species. Trekkers get an opportunity to enjoy sightseeing at Leh and enjoy the blend of dry altitude deserts and snow covered peaks. The trek covers destination like Hemis National Park – Rumbak – Zingchen. The trek gives an additional opportunity of exploring the Hemis National Park, located in the valleys of Markha and Rumbak. The lucky ones will get a chance to have a glance of snow leopards. Spend overnight at camps and enjoy the ice-capped mountains with a sip of tea or coffee. Before returning back to Leh, treck to Zingchen and gradually drive back to Leh carrying some of the fond memories of your trekking trip.
Chose your favourite trekking option and give your weekend a different fragrance of rejuvenation.