Sham Valley Trek

Duration: 12 nights/ 13 days

Best Time: Mid June-Mid Sep

Grade: Easy

Altitude: 3980 mts highest points

Arrival Delhi

On arrival meet to assistance drive to hotel for rest of the night.

Delhi

After breakfast Half day Old Delhi sightseeing visit Red Fort (out side) Jama Masjid, Chandani Chowck, Rajghat (Gandhi Memorial) and local market, overnight at hotel.

Delhi-Leh (3520m)

Early in the morning drive to domestic airport take flight to Leh, over the great Himalaya mountain, on arrival at Leh check in hotel rest of the time free for acclimatization. Evening walk in the market for get used, Overnight at hotel.

Leh

Full day local sightseeing visit Shantin Stupa, Shankar Gompa, Tsemo Castle Pm Visit Stok Palace, and Matho Monastery. Overnight at hotel.

Leh-Likir (3400m)

After breakfast commence journey to Likir en route visit, Phyang monastery, on arrival at Likir visit the monastery, later drive back to village take tent for overnight.

Likir-Yagthan (3540m)

Commence trek to Yangthan, follow the chortan till the road, descending to the river side, on arrival at Sumdo village cross river continue toward the pass Pobe la (3650m) around 45 minutes descending rek to Yagthang village. Overnight at tent. (4-5 hrs trek)

Yangthan-Rizong-Tsemangchan (3750)-Hemis Sukpachen(3700m)

After breakfast commence trek to Rizong Gompa, followed the narrow valley along with the river, just leave the stream, mount till the motarable road take right way to reach the Gompa, visit Rizong gompa later ascending to the pass Tsermangchan, from you can see the nice village Hemis Sukhpachen, overnight at tent. (6-7 hrs trek).

Hemis Sukhpachen-Mebtak La(3720m)-Themisgng (3600m)

Early in the morning commence trek to Themisgang, till the most cultivated valley Dangdong Tokpo, one of the village Aga, Themisgang is the biggest village in this valley. On arrival take tent for overnight, rest of the time visit the monastery and local village. (5-6 hrs trek)

Themisgang-Skingdang (3565m)

After breakfast commence trek to Skingdang, till the base of a small pass we through at fields, later cross the village, progressively descending to village Skingdang. Ovengit tent. 4-5 hrs trek.

Skingdang-Khaltse 92950m)-Lamayuru-Alchi

Early commence trek to road head Khaltse, followed a stream and motorable road, on arrival at Khaltse take lunch (Picnic) meet to our vehicle visit Lamayuru monastery, we must need the pass port this day keep with you, later drive back to Alchi check in hotel or resort for overnight.

Alchi-Leh

After breakfast visit Alchi monasteries this is the unique gompa that one in the flat land generally the monastery on top of the hills. Visit 11th century monastery. Drive to Leh, on arrival check in hotel. Rest of the time free for individual activities.

Leh-Delhi

Early in the morning take flight to Delhi, on arrival check in the hotel rest of the time half day New Delhi sightseeing visit Humayun Tomb, Lotus Temple & Qutab complex. This is the optional day by the way if the flight might be cancelled due to bad weather, this is the reserve day. Optional Taj Visit.

Delhi-Dep.

Full day leisure for shopping etc. in time dep. transfer to onward destination.