Everest Base Camp

Thank you for the best experience of my life. I couldn't fault anything on the trek and I had a ball. Our crew lead by Bir Sing were always smiling and helpful and this is what made the experience so great.

I never thought I'd laugh so and much and the bond that formed in such a short time between the crew and trekkers grew stronger everyday so much so that some of us didn't want to leave - it was hard to say goodbye.

Charles Zidkovik | Perth, Australia

Zanskar to Indus Traverse

It would be hard to surpass this challenging Trans Himalayan circuit of Ladakh. We follow ancient trails leading over high passes that link isolated Buddhist villages and monasteries to the secluded Himalayan kingdom of Zanskar. From Zangla we enter dramatic gorge country - a vast, silent and truly spectacular wilderness, that leads to whitewashed settlements of the upper Markha Valley. One further pass crossing completes our circuit to the Indus Valley and Leh, the historic capital of Ladakh. If you are in search of an all encompassing Himalayan experience then this is the trek for you.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Join Delhi
DAY 2 Fly to Leh
DAY 3 In Leh, visit outlying forts and monasteries
DAYS 4/8 Drive to Lamayuru, commence trek, ascend Shila gorge to Photaksar
DAYS 9/11 Trek over Snegge La (5010m) to Lingshet, traverse Hanuma La (4710m) to Zanskar
DAYS 12/13 Trek to Karsha monastery
DAYS 14/17 Trek from Zangla over Cha Cha La (4950m), follow trails through wild and remote gorge country to the Markha Valley
DAYS 18/21 Complete trek over Kongmaru La (5150m) to Hemis monastery and Leh
DAY 22 Fly to Delhi, trip concludes

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Trip Code: HTR
Trip Grading: Challenging
Duration:  22 days
Activities:  Trekking
Next Trip:  07 September 2014
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