Duration : 10 Nights / 11 Days
Destinations Covered : Delhi - Leh- Shey - Thiksey - Hemis - Spitok Zinchen – Yurutse Skiu – Markha - Thochuntse – Nimaling - Kongmaru La - Sumdo – Hemis -Leh – Delhi
One of the most famous treks the Markha Trek is one action packed adventurous trekking trip of the Ladakh. If you really want to travel to Ladakh then this is one trek that you can’t miss. This trek is of moderate difficulty which you would be able to compete with little guidance. We at Travelsite India promise you the best adventure trip of all time. Enjoy!!
As you arrive at Delhi, board a flight to Leh and relax there for the whole day after checking in to the hotel. This stay is necessary so that you can get used of the height and the climate. Stay at the hotel for the night.
You can start your day by visiting monasteries like Shey Gompa, and see the Buddha statue there. Then, go visit the Thiksey Gompa, which is one of the most beautiful monasteries of the world. We would then proceed to Hemis Monastery which is one of the most famous and largest in Ladakh. Stay at the hotel for the night.
We would today leave for Spituk in early morning with Jeeps. There we would halt to visit the Spituk Gompa and would start our trek from here. We would cross a bridge and walk north-west of the river Indus. Then we would reach to Zinchen and camp near the village. Stay at the tents for the night.
We would start our trek by climbing from Zinchen to Rumbak. After reaching there, relish the beautiful view of snow capped White Mountain. Thereafter we would move to Rumbak Nala towards Yurutse. Stay at the tents as you reach there.
After trekking for a while we would reach the peak of Ganda La. We would be able to see the wide Zaskar range and the grand summits of Himalaya. Then we would move down to the Shingo village. As we reach there, we would proceed to Skiu. Retire to the tents for the night. Dine and relax.
Today we would move to Markha valley and would cross various picturesque streams. Markha in itself is very beautiful then we would stay in the tents for the night in the vicinity of the village.
Now we would visit a place near Markha that would also require us to cross rivers. We would halt at Hankar at one of the villages and stay in tents for the night. Dine and relax.
We would today watch many of the famous Mani Walls which are carved by Buddhist carvings and would also halt at the chortens on the way. This is considered the most famous valleys in Ladakh. Stay at the guest house for the night.
This day we would start moving to the north of Markha and cross it by climbing to the top of the three passes, the 5,306 M Kongmaru La. We would witness the various picturesque hilltops from here. Now we will embark upon a descending trek and move to the Martselang Valley, following the Martselang stream of the Sumdo. Stay at the tents for the night.
Now we would descend towards the Martselang into the valley of Indus at Martselang Village. Now board the jeeps that are waiting for you. Retire to the tents for the night.
Move towards your home country as you a board a flight fom Delhi. From Leh to Delhi, via flight. Your taking trip ends here.
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