Chadar Trek - The frozen Zanskar river
22 Days
From 2150 $ per person
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  • The valley of Ladah and Zandkar Lie Trance Himalayan zone, Himanalay winter road are blocked by heavy snow fall and only to reach in Leh is by flight. The capital to Ladakh is Leh situated at ancient silk route.

    Frozen river the other name of Chadar trek which mean blanket in Ladakhi. For the In habitants of Lingsthe, Photosakr, Padum and Mirkar this river the only way to communicate and supply butter and material during winter. You have to spend 2 day at leh to acmaltazation to the winter chiled wehater when temperatre will be – 20 degree. You have to cover 120 km in 8 days and back Chilling to Padum and back. All the mountain, building and monuments covered by snow. The chilling 40 km Leh snow bound Leh Srinagar highway. Some time river is not frozen thus you have to very care full during the trek, and some time route is very narrow and difficult so you have to mentally prepare for that. Night stay in caves which is used by monk for Sicilians.

    Delhi -> Indus Valley -> Leh -> Chiling -> Zaribago -> Deepyokma -> Nyrak Pulu -> Lingshed -> Deepkongma -> Warsanglo -> Pishu -> Karsha -> Zangla -> Sarakdo -> Nyrak Pulu -> Paldar Tsomo -> Tilatdo -> Chiling - Leh -> Delhi

  • Day 1: Arrival in Delhi

    Meet and great on arrival with company representative and transfer to hotel near airport.

    Day 2: Delhi-Leh (3500 m)

    Early morning transfer to land of high passes in the world Leh and transfer to hotel. Full rest in the hotel for acmaltazation.

    Day 3: Indus Valley (3500 m)

    Full day visit holi Gompas, Shanit Sutpa, Hemis Gompa, Thiksey or Chemere, Matho and and ancient Alchi builded by Ringchen Zangpo, to receive the blessing form Bhudha. Over night in Leh.

    Day 4: Leh - Chiling (3200 m)

    Morning transfer to Chilling on the way Likir or Alchi if not visited previous day. Night stay in Chilling Village. Over night in home stay.

    Day 5: Chiling - Zaribago (3250 m) [6/8 hour walk]

    Morning start walking is easy enough though the village and rock. Overnight in camp.

    Day 6: Zaribago - Deepyokma (3300 m) [6/8 hour walk]

    Walking in the mountain when temperature will be in minus 30 degree. Over night in camp.

    Day 7: Deepyokma - Nyrak Pulu (3400 m) [6/8 hour walk]

    This day you will see amazing canyons. This day we pass the huge frozen ice falls. Over night in camp

    Day 8: Nyrak Pulu - Lingshed (3800 m) [3/4 hour walk]

    This day we leave the Zanskar valley for a round trip in amazing valley of Lingshed, one of the most isolated region.

    Day 9: Lingshed - Deepkongma (3450 m) [6/8 hour walk]

    Walking to descend the valley of Lingshed and to enter the surface of Zanskar. Over night in Camp

    Day 10: Deepkongma - Warsanglo (3500 m) [6/8 hour walk]

    In the Zansar valley we will see the village life Hanamur Pidmo. Over night in camp

    Day 11: Warsanglo - Pishu (3500 m) [4/5 hour walk]

    Here we will walk on land because of sun is entering the valley and more approach as same time going to reach Pishu. Over night in home stay.

    Day 12: Pishu - Karsha (3700 m) [3/4 hour walk]

    Half day walking in the valley, which is not very large, but flat. We go along with village of Rinam before leaving Zanskar river and reach the plain of Padum. Over night in home stay.

    Day 13: Karsha (3700 m)

    Rest before starting new adventure and before returning to Ladakh. Visit the largest monastery of Zanskar.

    Day 14: Karsha - Zangla (3600 m) [5/6 hour walk]

    Walking by the village of Tongde, monastery and former royal capital and beautiful site Zangla. Overnight in home stay.

    Day 15: Zangla - Sarakdo (3500 m) [6/8 hour walk]

    We have to come by same route but wonder still waiting for you. Overnight in camp.

    Day 16: Sarakdo - Nyrak Pulu (3400 m) [6/8 hour walk]

    Little bit long walking in the narrow area, but we did before . Overnight in camp.

    Day 17: Nyrak Pulu - Paldar Tsomo (3300 m) [6/8 hour walk]

    continues walking to Ladakh. Overnight in camp.

    Day 18: Tsomo Paldar - Tilatdo (3200 m) [6/8 hour walk]

    Finally we will reach at wide valley and find the sun. Last night in camp.

    Day 19: Tilatdo - Chiling - Leh (3500 m) [3/4 hour walk]

    Last walking in the Zanskar before Chiling then raod to Leh. Check in to hotel good hot water shower and time to come in normal life with memories of Frozen river.

    Day 20: Leh (3500 m)

    This is security day in Leh in case of delay from trek if arrive in time this will be free day for shoping and to collect good memories at high passes of the work before taking early morning flight to Delhi. Overnight in hotel.

    DayDay 21: Flight Leh - Delhi

    This the day to take early morning flight to the capital of India. Arrival and transfer to hotel.

    DayDay 22: Delhi - International Airport

    Free day in Delhi for shopping, leisure, visit . Evening transfer to international airport.

  • Start from 2150 $ per person

    Accommodations for 21 nights
    Meals: Breakfast in all destinations
    All airport and hotel transfers
    An air conditioned Indigo with English speaking chauffeur throughout your travel in India
    Your Trip Coordinator: a 24/7 point of contact, supporting during your trip
    Domestic flight tickets
    Fees and taxes

    Non Inclusions:
    International flight ticket
    All standard and special activities mentioned above.
    Personal expenses
    Travel insurance

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