Sham Valley Trek- Trekking Tours in Leh Ladakh Himalayas


Leh - Yangthang - Hemis shukpachen – Ang - Leh

Tour Key Points

  • Region
    Leh and Ladakh
  • State
    Jammu and Kashmir
  • Grade
    Moderate to Difficult
  • Max. Altitude
    17100 feet
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Sham Valley Trek

Sham Valley also known as Apricot valley which is situated at some distance from Likir. Sham valley trek is somehow easier trek in this region. The Sham Valley Trek entices you with on-offer pleasurable strolls to a portion of the remote towns in the Ladakh area going through little mountain passes, streams, obscure willows and grain fields. The differentiating scene and wild nature offer trekkers and explorers with open door for a few ticks of normal perspectives. The trek begins from Likir, extending from a height of 3500 meters to Hemis Shukpachen at 3700 meters. On the way it has scarcely any good country floats, the Phobe La at 3580 meters, Mebtak La at 3750 meters and Tsermangchen La roosted at 3750meters maintaining a uniform height, and making it attractive for learners just as advancing family experience exercises in Ladakh. The Sham Valley Trek permits one to familiarize himself with the simplified existence of the Indo- Tibetans – cooking, customs, celebrations and friendliness. The trek trail goes through the peaceful villas of Hemis Shukpachen, Ridzong, Temisgang and Ang and offers trekkers a stay at nearby houses that are selected for town homestay to encounter the extraordinary Indo-Tibetan culture. Encased inside the fruitless hillocks, these towns shower conventional pith leaving one to step into an ecstatic world.

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  1. Day 01 Arrive Leh, 3505 meters / 11567 feet

    Arrive at Kushok Bakula airport Leh where our representative will assist you and you will be driven to hotel. Have your breakfast at the hotel. Half Day at rest for acclimatization. After Lunch drive to Visit Shanti Stupa, Later in the evening stroll around local market. Have exotic dinner and overnight stay at the Hotel in Leh.

  2. Day 02 Leh Excursion to Matho, Stakna & Stok palace

    Post breakfast we take a trip to hardly any all the more intriguing religious communities of Leh and start with Matho, lies 26 Kms south-east of Leh on the contrary bank of the Indus stream. Stakna is a little religious community, including the private loft, all recently enlivened in great Tibetan style, a Du-khang and the rooms of priests and chaperons. In the wake of covering over two religious communities we drive back to Leh and visit Stok Palace in transit, Stok lies south of leh on the contrary side of the scorch Tsangspo River. The manor was based on a slope toward the finish of town in about the year 1825 by lord Tsespal Tondup Namgyal, back to hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.

  3. Day 03 Tour of Hemis, Thiksey, Shey monastery 3 Idiots School Campus & Sindhu Darshan Ghat

    After a comfortable breakfast, we drive to visit Hemis Monastery arranged 45km west of Leh; Hemis is the biggest and the wealthiest cloister in Ladakh. From Hemis, you are driven back taking a similar course to visit Thiksey Monastery, situated on a slope lock with impressive perspectives on the Indus valley. Thiksey is particularly important for its tremendous situated statue of the Maitreya and is likewise known for its (Dukhang) gathering corridor which houses many rectangular supplication books, stacked between wooden covers and bound in silk. After that we keep on passing through arrangement of chortens to visit Shey Palace the previous summer royal residence of the King of Ladakh. 3 Idiots School Campus Sindhu Darshan visit.Return back to the hotel for dinner over Night at the Hotel in Leh.

  4. Day 04 Leh - Liker ( 2 Hrs ) trek – Yangthang (3/4 Hrs )

    Today drive towards Liker (45 km) from Leh. Upon arrival at Liker you will drop your baggage at the trekking point, to visit Liker monastery. The trek starts above the village. You will travel in Yangthang through Sumdo village and small passes, including Phobe La (3,550m) and Charatse La (3,650m). Overnight home stay at Yangthang.

  5. Day 05 Yangthang - Rezong – Hemis Shukpachen (5/6 Hrs )

    After breakfast, you will proceed towards Rezong. You will descend along a stream with dense plantations of apricot and apple. After one hour you will reach a nunnery and then visit monastery, which is totally isolated and bound by mountains on all sides. Proceed to Hemis via a small pass, and we will reach Hemis Shukpachan by afternoon. Explore the nature, habitat and civilization of village for rest of the evening. Overnight home stay at Hemis Shukpachan.

  6. Day 06 Hemis shukpachen – Ang (3-4 Hrs) – Leh (95 Km 2/3 Hrs)

    Today is somewhat longer contrasted with the earlier days. You will leave the town and continue toward Temisgam by means of Maptek La (3,750m). You will cross a go with extraordinary perspectives on Ang town. From here, the path slips into Ang town and Drive back to Leh.

  7. Day 07 Leh Departure

    In time transfer to Leh airport to board the flight for onward destination.

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