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  • Ladakh is one place which is considered as a heaven by those who search places to gain the thrill of adventure. Apart from trekking in Ladakh one can also indulge in other adventure activities such as mountain climbing and biking, safaris, water rafting etc. Also suavely called as the ‘Land of Passes’, the region forms the magnificent part of the state of Jammu & Kashmir.

    Ladakh is situated an altitude ranging between 2750 - 7672 meters, above sea level. The place is blessed with an amazing topography that comprises of hilly terrain, rocky cliffs, lush green grasslands and high altitude peaks. It offers a number of trekking tours for travellers and is one of main the reason that adventure fanatics from across the globe head to Ladakh.

    There are a plethora of trek trails and options available here for trekkers. 
    Thrillophilia conducts treks in the region of Ladakh all year around.

    Here is a list of some of the best treks in Ladakh:

  • 01Leh Ladakh 2017 - Best Deals

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  • 02Chadar: The Frozen River Trek

    Chadar: The Frozen River Trek

    The Zanskar lake gets frozen in the chilly winters when the temperatures drop to minus degree centigrades. Thus offering an amazing and also a memorable experience to trek on the frozen river is the Chadar frozen river trek.

    Do not be surprised if it feels as if one is sliding over the icy ground. The experience makes more beautiful by the wonderful surrounding sights like the thin icy glaciers and frozen streams. This overall imparts a very unique never ending impression on the minds of the tourist.

    Altitude: 3850 m
    Duration: 10-21 days
    Best Season: Mid Jan to End Feb
    Difficulty Level: Difficult

    Chadar Trek - Frozen River Zanskar Trek - 2017

    Chadar Trek - Frozen River Zanskar Trek - 2017

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  • 03Markha Valley Trek

    Markha Valley Trek

    The Markha Valley trek places the individuals trekking through its terrain close to the awe-inspiring beauty of the nature. This trek is all about magnificent landscapes, green oasis commonly found in and around and the region and most importantly the Kongmaru La pass, which is a beautiful and scenic place located at an altitude of 5000 meter above the level of the sea.

    The other attractions while Trekking in Ladakh include quaint villages, monasteries and a chance to peep into the remotest of the settlements. The Hemis National Park situated in this region is renowned for its amazing biodiversity.

    Altitude: 3700 m
    Duration: 8 days
    Best Season: June to September
    Difficulty Level: Moderate

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    Markha Valley Trek, Ladakh 2017

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  • 04Stok Kangri Climb

    Stok Kangri Climb

    The Stok Kangri Climb is the most fantastic trekking Routes in the whole Ladakh valley. This is well suited for the expert professional trekkers. The Stok Kangri trek has got the height of about six thousand and one hundred and thirty meters above the sea level. The climb to the top of the stack Kangri is really very adventurous and also breathtaking.

    The glaciers and the peaks surrounding the Stok Kangri offer a very mesmerizing view. Offering a perfect handout for the group of friends, who want to spend their holidays in an exciting manner. The trekkers also get to enjoy the view of the K2 from the top of the Stok Kangri peak.

    Altitude: 6000 m
    Duration: 11 days
    Best Season: Mid July to Mid September
    Difficulty Level: Difficult

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    Stok Kangri Trek in Leh

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  • 05Kashmir Great Lakes Trek 2017

    Kashmir Great Lakes Trek 2017
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    About the Destination:

    Get enchanted with Kashmir, a celestial land nothing short of a fairy tale. A surreal destination, there are many natural gems tucked away here. One of them is Srinagar, the summer capital of the state known for its refreshing gardens, lakes and houseboats. Another sought after place here is Sonamarg. Meaning the meadow of gold this is where frosty mountains cast against the clear deep blue sky make for a postcard image.

    Pristine and untouched, the lakes over here be it Dal Lake, Vishansar Lake or Gangabal Twin lakes are surreal and a rare sight. Alpine and snow clad mountains, green meadows, rocky terrains, gurgling streams, silver birch and other untouched beauties of Mother Earth make for a varied and complete trekking experience of around 63km.

    these days, rediscover serenity and uncover what makes Kashmir Great Lakes Trek a trove for adventure and nature enthusiasts seeking a thrilling experience of trekking in India. Kashmir Great Lakes best time to vist is from July to September.

  • 06Spituk To Stok

    Spituk To Stok
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    This trek is one among the easiest treks of Ladakh. If you have less time for trekking, then this would a perfect option for you. This is located at the western part of the Leh Sham. This particular trek is quite adventurous and you can see many ancient villages and monasteries that are rich in agriculture and culture.

    You can get easy access to this trek from Leh along with many landscapes and popular peaks including the Kang Yatse (6400 m), Stok Kangri (6115 m) and Zanskar range that is from south west part. In the period of this trek you can see Nun Kun Range (over 7000m) and Karkorum from top part of the high pass. This trek also covers Hemis National Park where you can spot many wild animals.

    National Geographic also received an award for a documentary about Snow Leopards in Rumbak valley. If you wish to have a short trek, then you should definitely go for this one as it also has many beautiful scenes and moderate difficulty. You can also experience a flavour of Ladakh in trekking here

  • 07Lamayuru to Chilling Trek, Ladakh 2017

    Lamayuru to Chilling Trek, Ladakh 2017
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    About the Activity:

    With Lamayuru to Chilling trek, experience Ladakh treks like never before! Be a part of an exotic experience that takes you through beautiful and challenging trails, giving you splendid mountain peak views.  Of all the trekking trips in India, this is surely one which will reveal natural treasures tucked away near the remote villages of Leh and Ladakh. 

    With this Lamayuru Chilling trek experience, walk through snow covered trails, cross rivers and pass villages that are not just beautiful but also hospitable. During the course of this trek, you will get to see beautiful views of the Stok and Karakoram ranges and get up and close with three passes namely Dung Dung Chan La Pass, Prinkti La Pass and the Kongskil La Pass, where you will be fascinated with unusual flora and fauna. Be part of a monastery visit and get an insight of the life and lifestyle of its residents. If you love to trek, be sure not to miss out on this Lamayuru to Chilling trek!

    Altitude: 4950m

  • 08Trek to Markha Valley

    Trek to Markha Valley
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    About the Activity:
    Fixed departures in June, July, August, and September
    • Embark on this amazing and adventurous trip to Markha Valley in Leh and Ladakh region.
    • Arrive in Leh on your first day and explore the town and its beautiful tourist locations and get acclimatized.
    • On the second day, get a transfer to the road head from Leh, from where your trek will start and then reach Yurutse via Zinchen which will take around 3 hours of trekking.
    • Third day will be the longest trekking day of the tour, starting from Yurutse to Skiu via Ganda, which will be of 25 km and take 7-8 hours to complete. 
    • The next day you will continue your trek from Skiu to Markha, which will be around 20 km taking around 6 hours.
    • Fifth day will take you from Markha to Thochuntse amdist the majestic Himalayas covered with snow, which will take around 6 hours and is a distance of 13 km.
    • Sixth day is a short trek of 6 to 7 km but as it is ascent, it will take around 3 to 4 hours from Thochuntse to Nimaling.
    • On your seventh day, you will trek from Nimaling to Shang Sumdo, a trek of around 18 km and aftermath proceed to Leh via the Gongmaru La pass.
    • Eight day will be your last day of the tour and you will depart from Leh.
  • 09Sham Valley Trek

    Sham Valley Trek
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    Perhaps the easiest and most enjoyable trek around Lek is the Sham Valley one, which gives out the traditional aroma of the Ladakh village life from the villages you come across on the way. There is no way one could be left untouched by the dream land that was transformed thanks to the stream that is watering the lands and bringing prosperity and wild natural beauty.

    The main Ladakhi monasteries are lying in the remains of the ancient Kingdom of Shan, while there are many astonishing sites around to visit, like alchi, Lamayuru, Phyang, Spituk, Hemis, Thikse and Shey, which are all reachable via the road. Finally, Likir, Ridzong and Temisgang follow you when trekking through the beautiful Ladakh trek route.

    You wont find any serious hardship while trekking through the paths and you wont ascend more than 4,500. You will come across many villages and familiarize yourself with the locals who have kept their customs and ways untouched by time. You can stay at local houses that are appointed for village Home stay and a camera is a necessary addition to your backpack, since both views and people are a beautiful sight to capture.
     

  • 10Lamayuru to Darcha Trek

    This trek is one of the most talked about trek that establish connectivity with the beautiful Zanskar Valley. One can notice a large number of monasteries tucked in the small villages in this trail. The names of the few of the wonderful monasteries which lift up the spirit of trekkers trekking through this route are Lamayuru, Phuktal and Lingshet.

    This trek has received appreciation from the various trekkers across the globe for its amazing terrain and this is the reason it is tagged as one of the world’s most desired trekking ground. One must visit this trek if one desires of experiencing the true color of a trekking region.

    Altitude: 5000 m
    Duration: 18 Days
    Best Season: July-September
    Difficulty Level: Easy

  • 11Ripchar Valley Trek

    The onset point of this trek is located near the Lamayuru monastery and is considered as one of the most intriguing treks located in the Ladakh region. The trek is wrapped with a number of mountain ranges such as Zanskar, Karakoram and the ranges which form part of the Great Himalayas.

    The panoramic view offered by this trek is the prime reason for a great footfall. The Ripchar Valley Trek is dotted with  the presence of a great number of smaller villages, pastures etc. During the months of July and August, the region becomes a valley of flowers and provides a visual treat for the bird watchers.

    The irrigated crop growing fields of the Zanskar and Karakoram Range gives a breathtaking view as well as amazing joy to the trekkers. This trek finishes in the region of Chilling which is world renowned for the production of copper. What one explores during trekking at this region is truly phenomenal and worth witnessing!!

    Altitude: 4300 m
    Duration: 9 Days
    Best Season: June to September
    Difficulty Level: Easy

  • 12Padum to Darcha Trek

    This is an amazing trek which stretches from the Darcha region located in Himachal Pradesh to the region of Padum which is situated in Zanskar. Trekking in Ladakh provides an unbeatable experience because the trek passes through a number of different regions which carries different topographies. The trail of this trek transverses through Tokpa, Chalang, Ramjak, Lakong etc.

    The trail of this trek ranges from being an easy one to a medium trek and then finally gains the status of a strenuous trekking spot. Apart from gazing at the unparalleled beauty of the mountains and hill tops, the trail of this trek leads to one of the most prestigious location on the indian map, Kargil!!

    Altitude: 5000 m
    Duration: 12 Days
    Best Season: June - September
    Difficulty Level: Easy

  • 13Lamayuru to Alchi trek

    This trek is all about exploring a number of captivating destinations of Leh and Ladakh. A number of enthralling tourist destinations are covered while trekking through this trek; the list includes, Shey, Leh, Hemis, Lamayuru, Thiksey, Base of Tarla, Wanla and Mang Gyu. The tourists are at full liberty to explore the boundless beauty of the snow kissed peaks while trekking.

    The splendour of the various monasteries located in this region act as a major reason for people undertaking this trek. The sparkling feature of this trek is an opportunity to learn about the culture and life of the inhabitants of the remotest of the areas.

    Altitude: 5200 m
    Duration: 5 Days
    Best Season: May- November
    Difficulty Level: Easy

  • 14Lamayuru Stok Kangri

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    One name which is always mentioned in the list of the beautiful and mystic peaks of Ladakh is the Stok Kangri. The climb of this trek is not that difficult and requires no need for the trekker to undergo any sort of special training. The summit of this peak also provides the trekker with a breathtaking view of the peak of Saser which forms the part of the Karakoram range.

    The terrestrial features of this trek and the presence of great splashes of the cultural heritage makes this trek a magnificent trek. This the ideal place for Trekking in Ladakh on high altitudes and indulging in sight seeing.

    Altitude: 6150 m
    Duration: 12 Days
    Best Season: Mid June to September
    Difficulty Level: Moderate

  • 15Markha Valley Trek with Stok Kangri Climb

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    To add more spice and challenge to the Markha Valley trek, one is given with the opportunity to add to the route an extra pass which stretches to 4900 meters. The trek is recommended for only those chunks of individuals who have a prior experience in the trekking. This trek is not recommended for novice trekkers who are experiencing the thrill of trekking for the first time.

    This trek being the difficult one receives less number of trekkers. The trek offers a myriad diversity in the landscape. One can avail the opportunity of viewing a breathtaking and scenic beauty of the Markha valley through this trek. The trek is a perfect blend of challenge, thrill and captivating charm of the beauty of the nature.

    Altitude: 4900 m
    Duration: 10 Days
    Best Season: Mid June to mid October.
    Difficulty Level: Moderate

  • 16Jhunglam Hemis to Padum Trek

    The Jhunglm Hemis to the Padum trek is one of the most beautiful trekking routes which traverses from remote towns into the mountain peaks. The trek is really wild to traverse through the Route, the best periods of trekking being from the months of august to October as during this period the snow are gone and the rivers are also silent to be crossed. 

    Altitude: 5200 m
    Duration: 12 days
    Best Season: August to October
    Difficulty Level: Difficult

  • 17Kang Yatse and Dzo Jongo

    The Kang Yatse is 6,200 metres high along with the The Dzo Jongo peaks. Both the peaks are located deep in the Markha valley. The trail traverses through the . In short, one can say that the whole trekking experience of Ladakh is one that you will cherish throughout your life.

    Altitude: 6200 m
    Duration: 13 days
    Best Season: July to September
    Difficulty Level: Difficult

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