Trek to Zanskar over Shingo La

17 Nights / 18 Days
Delhi – Manali – Jispa – Zanskar – Shingo la – Purne – Padam – Kargil – Leh

17 Nights / 18 Days
Delhi – Manali – Jispa – Zanskar – Shingo la – Purne – Padam – Kargil – Leh

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Trek to Zanskar over Shingo La Trekking to Zanskar over Shingo La is a challenging and rewarding adventure in the Indian Himalayas. Zanskar is a remote region in the union territory of Ladakh, known for its stunning landscapes, traditional Tibetan Buddhist culture, and ancient monasteries. Shingo La is a high mountain pass that connects the Zanskar Valley with the rest of Ladakh.

Here’s an overview of the trek to Zanskar over Shingo La:

Route Overview:
Starting Point: The trek often begins from Darcha, a small village in the Lahaul region of Himachal Pradesh.
Trek Duration: The entire trek may take around 15-20 days, depending on the specific route and weather conditions.
Passes: The trek involves crossing multiple high-altitude passes, with Shingo La being one of the most challenging.

Shingo La Pass (16,703 feet/5,090 meters): This is the highest point of the trek and offers breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding mountains.
Zanskar Valley: Once you cross Shingo La, you enter the remote and mesmerizing Zanskar Valley, known for its stark beauty and unique culture.
Villages and Monasteries: Along the way, you’ll pass through traditional Himalayan villages and ancient monasteries, providing insights into the local way of life.

High Altitude: The trek involves high altitudes, so acclimatization is crucial to avoid altitude sickness.
Rough Terrain: The trail can be challenging, with steep ascents and descents, rocky paths, and river crossings.
Weather Conditions: Weather conditions can be unpredictable, especially at high altitudes, so it’s essential to be prepared for sudden changes.

Permits: Check and obtain any necessary permits for trekking in the region.
Proper Gear: Ensure you have the right trekking gear, including sturdy boots, warm clothing, and a reliable backpack.
Guides and Support: Consider hiring a local guide or joining a guided trek for better navigation and support.
Physical Fitness: A good level of physical fitness is necessary for this challenging trek.

Best Time to Trek:
The ideal time for the trek is during the summer months, from late June to early September, when the weather is relatively stable, and the high mountain passes are accessible.

Trek to Zanskar over Shingo La Trekking to Zanskar over Shingo La – Before embarking on this trek, it’s essential to gather updated information about trail conditions, permits, and any recent changes in the region. Additionally, consulting with experienced trek organizers or local guides can enhance the overall safety and enjoyment of the journey.

Trek to Zanskar over Shingo La Tour Itinerary

Trek to Zanskar over Shingo La (17 Nights / 18 Days)

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