Indus Valley Trek

The Indus Valley Trek is one of the most excellent and wonderful trekking spots in Ladakh Himalayas. The Indus Valley Trek lets trekkers to walk around scenic landscape, the snow clad peaks and the cattle farms. The trekkers can also spot a rocky and barren land. The trekking here will give the trekkers an ideal opportunity to travel around earliest monasteries and remote villages. You can also enjoy natural and huge gallery of rock arts. These things, in fact, tell us about the lifestyle and beliefs of the antecedents resided here.

The Indus Valley Trek presents some important spiritual attractions in Ladakh. The monasteries like Shey, Thiksey, Hemis, Spituk, Phyang, Lamayuru, Alchi, Temisgang, Ridzong, and Likir stand as spiritual attractions in Ladakh. Your trek goes through the River Indus, Old Caravan route, and some of the major mountain passes as well. You need to get acclimatization at Leh. The trekking here is one of the main attractions to Buddhist pilgrims from South-Asian countries including Korea, Japan and China.

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8 Days
12 Places

Destination Covered

Delhi, Leh, Shey, Thiksey, Hemis, Likir, Yangthang, Hemis Shukpachan, Temisgang, Lamayuru, Leh, Delhi

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Day 01: Delhi - Leh (Complete Rest in Leh for acclimatization)

Catch the flight from Delhi to reach Leh. Once you arrive at Leh, our executives will take you to hotel / guest house. Take rest and get accustomed to the climate. You can have an overnight stay at the hotel / guesthouse.

Day 02: Leh - Shey - Thiksey - Hemis

Today, we will go for a sightseeing tour. You can visit some primitive monasteries here like Shey Gompa, Thiksey Gompa and Hemis Monastery. Then, have an overnight stay at the hotel / guesthouse.

Day 03: Leh - Likir

Today, we go to Likir. Once you reach here, get refreshed and have lunch with the local soup, Thupka will be served. Then, we will visit Likir Gompa and followed by sightseeing. Then, we will go back to the hotel for an overnight stay.

Day 04: Likir - Yangthang

On the 4th day, we will start trekking from Likir to Yangthang. The trek allows you to cross two low passes Phobe LA and Charatse La. We will have an overnight stay either in Camp or at a guest house in Yangthang.

Day 05: Yangthang - Hemis Shukpachan (3600 mts)                                    

Today, we will trek from Yangthang to Shukpachan. The trekkers can visit the Ridzong monastery on the way. Subsequent to moving across Tsermangchan La (3750 meters) and Lago La (3750 meters), we will move down to Hemis Shukpachan. We will have an overnight stay in the tent.

Day 06: Hemis Shukpachan Temisgang

On the 6th day, we will walk through Hemis Shukpachan. Once we reach at Temisgang, you can take rest at the guest house. You can have a visit at Avalokitesvara and other Red temples which are renowned among the locals in the evening. After dinner, you can sleep well in the camp / guest house.

Day 07: Temisgang - Lamayuru - Leh

Today, after the breakfast, we will visit Lamayuru and Alchi monasteries. Then, we will go back to Leh in a coach. Then, have an overnight stay at the hotel at Leh.

Day 08: Leh - Delhi

Today, you can go to the airport to board flight to Delhi.


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