SPITUK – STOK WITH STOK KHANGRI SUMMIT

 

 

Spituk – Stok with Stok Khangri Summit
Destinations: Leh - Spituk - Zinchen - Rumbak – Stok La – Mankarmo / Stok Phulu – Base Camp Stok Khangri ... More
Trip Duration: 5 Nights - 6 Days
Best Time: June to Octobar

AT LEAST 2 – 3 DAYS OF ACCLIMATIZATION IS REQUIRED IN LEH BEFORE THE TREK.

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Day 01:LEH – ZINCHEN– RUMBAK .(5 / 6 Hrs walk). You have enter in to Hemis National Park, where we may be fortunate enough to get a glimpse of wild lives as diverse as the snow leopard, lynx, LadakhiUrial (a mountain goat ), arghali (great Tibetan sheep), blue sheep, red fox, Tibetan wolf, dhole (wild dog), marmot and mountain hare. After paying the entrance fee, we will climb gradually through a beautiful gorge that will unveil the imposing Stok Range from time to time. Before reaching Rumbak, Overnight at above the Rumbak village.

Day 02:RUMBAK – STOK LA 4900M – MANKARMO. (5 / 6 Hrs walk). The trail up to the base of Stok la (4900 m) starts fairly gradual but becomes steeper as we approach the pass. Views of the Indus valley and remarkable colorful rock formations of Stok la will diminish the hardship of climb. We descend along the mountainside up and down until we reach to a campside, from where we divert to StokKangri expedition and trek to Mankarmo. O/n Tents.

Day 03:MANKARMO - BASE CAMP. Morning after breakfast start walking to the base camp which is 3 to 4 hrs walk, on arrival refreshment will be served and hot buffet lunch at the camp. After lunch the professional mountain guide will give A demonstration on rock-craft and the ice-craft. O/n Tents.

Day 04:EXTRA DAY FOR THE SUMMIT.

Day 05:BASE CAMP - SUMMIT (STOK KANGRI - 6020 M) - LCHANGMACHEN. Midnight at 2:00AM after breakfast starts walking for the summit it will take 9 to 10 hrs to reach on the summit. Relax and take a breath on the top, feel you are on the top of the world, and see the other majestic peaks of the Karakoram Range. Start descent after half an hour on the top, reach to the base camp within 2 to 3 hrs. O/n Tents.

Day 06:LCHANGMACHEN - STOK – LEH. Morning after breakfast start walking for Stok which is about 5 to 6 hrs walking, packed lunch en route. On arrival at Stok, visit the king's palace and museum built by King TsespalTundupNamgyal in the year 1825. The palace has its museum, in which one can see the entire precious ornaments, jewellery, weapons, scrolls and many more interesting things from the royal family of Ladakh. After visiting the palace drive back to Leh.