Markha Valley Trekking
Ladakh trekking markha
valley, Max alt: 4950m
8 days of trekking
and 13 days Ladakh
in Delhi and plane Leh-Delhi on demande
Ladakh is called
as " Little Tibet ", an ancient Kingdom enclosed by
the chains of the Karakoram , the Himalayas and crossed by the
Indus River. It is also known as the country of Moonland, its
stark Landscape, and its bare-rocked deserts. Around the every
village we can see the wall of stones (Mani) which are engrave
with prayer. It is rich of numerous Monastery , decorated with
historic arts of the Tibetan religion which represents the daily
life's of Ladakihis. In several months Villages are completely
isolated by the snow every year.
Day 1. DELHI-
Arrival in Lhe. The capital city of Ladakh. (3505m) Transfer
to the hotel. Afternoon visit Lhe palace and Tsemo Monastery.
Good view of the Leh Bazar from the monastery. Night hotel stander
Visit the monastery of Shey, Thiksey and Camp de Choklamsar
After breakfast visit the monastery of THIKSEY 19 km from Leh.
Situated on the top of a hill. Sacred shrines and many precious
objects to be seen there. Visit the monastery of SHEY, situated
at 16 km form Leh. Ancient royal palace. Shey was the castle
of the first king of Ladakh, Lachen Palgyigon and of successive
Dhamarajas. At the end of the day visit the Tibetan refugee camp
of the CHOKLAMSAR. Night Hotel in Leh
Visit the monastery of Shankar Stok and Pheyang.
After breakfast visit SHANKAR monastery, 20minut walk form Leh
Bazar. Monastery is belong to monk Sakya pa. Many precious and
golden object to be seen. Visit the palace of STOK, situated
at 14km form Lhe. The monastery was built at the end of the village
in about 1825 by king Tsespal Tondup Namgyal. Ancient Thankas
and Precious objects are to be seen in the small museum of Stok
Palace. Afternoon visit the monastery of PHEYANG, situated at
17km west of Leh. Sacred shrines and various wall-paintings are
to be seen which date form royal period. Night hotel in Leh.
SPITUK trek to ZINGCHEN
Early in the morning departure in taxi to Spituk. Visit the monastery
of Spituk. Then departure for ZINGCHEN. Camp site in the bank
of river.(3410m) 5h.
ZINGCHEN to Ganda La Base Camp
Departure form ZINGCHEN to GANDA LA base camp by passing Rumbak
and Yurutse villages. (4200m)5h
Ganda La Base Camp to Skyu.
Departure form Ganda La Base camp to SKYU(3300m), Crossing the
pass of Ganda La (4970m). 2h of easy climb to Ganda La top and
descent to Skyu village. Evening visit the 11th century old monastery
Skyu to Markha
Departure form Skyu to MARKHA.(3710m) Continues walking in the
bank of the river. Nice and green path. The day is quite longer.
Evening visit the monastery of Markha.7h
Markha to Thachungtse
Departure from Markha to THACHUNGTSE (4200M)6h by passing Hankar
village with few houses.
Thachungtse to Nimaling
Departure form Thachungtse to NIMALING (4700m) 3 1/2h camp site
in the bank of the river. Nice view of Kang Yaze peak (6400m).
Nimailing to Shang
Departure form Nimaling to Shang (3665m) 7h. After a long Zig-Zag
climb crossing the pass of Kongmaru La (5150m) and steep descent
upto 4700m. and reached Chukirom. We can see the natural source
of lemon water. Continue to walk on the bank of river till Shang
Sang to Hemis and Leh.
Departure for Hemis and Leh. After breakfast walk on the dusty
trail until Martselang. And turn to right side of the village
till Hemis. visit the monastery of HEMIS situated at 48 km from
Lhe. Largest and the most famous monasteries of Ladakh and found
about 350 years ago by Stagsang Raschen. After Drop to Leh. Same
Free day in Leh.( hotel include)
Transfer to airport.
NOTE. This trek can also shorten by 6 days, if the day
17 you have plane to Pokhara and Kathmandu. contact us for the
Trek referance: MARKH-13-S
trek : Please contact us,
indicate the number of participants and choise of trek.
We will reply as soon as
Trek in camping (under tent):
price on demande
NEPAL ECOLOGY TREKS
treks in full board. Lodging under tent, all the transports (go/back
on the places of trek and during the trek). Entrances fee of
monuments and monasteries Accompanied by a professional guide,
and Minimum 3 Horses, Donkey or Mules for 2 persons to carry
your bags and equipments (maximum 25 kg for 2 persons). Meals
are prepared by cook and kitchen boy. IN Leh: Welcome
at the airport, transfer hotel/airport. Stander hotel in Manali,
Kagril and Leh and. (near center of town) with breakfast, Trekking
permit and special trek permits.
professional Guide, kitchen boy and porters. Lodging under tent,
meals are prepared by cook.
is discount in the plane tickets of Delhi/Leh/Delhi for the people
of below 25 years old. Thank you for indication of your age according
to passport for the discount.
PRICE NOT INCLUDED:
Plane Leh/Delhi and Delhi
form your country. Hotel in Delhi, Lunch and Dinner at Leh and
Manali (except breakfast), drinks during all stay or trek, (except
teas or coffee). Your insurance, Indian and all tax airports.
TREK UNDER TENT: Camping trek includes a team of guide,
assistant, cook & porters to accompany you. Porters carry
all trekking gears, food, fuel, & personal belongings, and
cook and assistants prepares hot meals. Trekkers carry only small
bag or what they might need during the day. we provide dining
tents, sleeping tents, mattress and toilet tents.
TREK IN LODGE. The lodges are simple mountain shelters,
providing meals (very good local food) and simple rooms with
2 or 4 beds (Only in Ledhar and Phedi, it is a common dormitory).
In each lodge, you find a room with water (same as shower) for
bath. The treks in lodge pass in a very convivial atmosphere
permitting to have a closer look of Nepalese mountain life and
to encounter new person every day. It also permits to be in warm
room (kitchen and restaurant room) in cold season
TREK: Base of meals during
the trek are, rice, noodles, potatoes, (porridge for breakfast).
all are slow-sugar, its the best food for well walking. In lodge-trek
the lunch is taken in lodges on the way ( hot meal). The guide
order the food
Note: All participants have to give a copy
of their insurance, with the address, tel and fax number of insurance
company. This insurance has to cover the helicopter rescue in
case of accident or sickness. In case of your insurance don't
cover helicopter rescue, you have to fill a form in Kathmandu
and make agreement that you will pay yourself the amount of expenses
paid by Nepal Ecology Treks for your helicopter rescue or research.
Without this agreement, you cannot participate in trek.
trek the guide is allowed
to change the itinerary, depending of the weather, climate and
the physical condition of participants. Each participant who
stop his trek or make this trek more-fast cannot ask any money
compensation to the agency.
AND HELP ! All
the profits earned by our agency are used entirely for operating
a free dispensary in the mountains of Helambu in Nepal, and for
providing scholarships for the poor childrens. You can see our
action near Gyalthum village in Nepal, in Helembu. information:
NEPAL ECOLOGY GREEN TREKS
Nepal Tibet Ladakh
years old trekking agency
977 1 ) 4430665 & 4430664 . Fax. ( 977 1) 4439783.
Post Box N: 12441
Lazimpat, Dhobichaur, Kathmandu (back of King Palace). NEPAL.