This adventure is specifically designed for the active traveller, somebody who relishes a destination while being on the move For anybody who wants to get a good feel of Ladakh up and close, and in action mode
We spend the first 2 days acclimatizing to high altitude, something mandatory after arriving in Leh The next 2 days are for mountain biking down the highest motorable road to Leh and then on to Likir, the start point of our trek 2 days of trekking to follow, through Ladakhi villages with green cultivated fields and staying in homestays for the night A great way of getting to know the local lifestyle and interact with the natives of Sham Valley
Before going on to our last adventure, we take a long and beautiful drive through Suru and Zanskar to reach Padum, the...
The Chadar Trek is a phenomenal winter expedition Period
If Ladakh is a remote Himalayan region of Indian Himalaya, then Zanskar would be called the remote region of Ladakh! The region gets its name from the Zanskar river that cascades through the stunning Zanskar Gorge famously referred to as ‘The Grand Canyon of Asia’ Zanskar river is a tributary of Indus and is popular for whitewater rafting and kayaking in the Summers In the winters, the temperature in this cold, arid desert plummets drastically falling as low as -30 degree celsius forcing the Zanskar to freeze on the surface Thus the top layer forms a veil of ice referred to as ‘Chadar’ by...
Jan 24-Feb 04, 2024