General

Padum Lamayuru Trek

Padum Lamayuru Trek

 

 

Short Itinerary

Day 1: Drive from Leh to Mulbek

Day 2: Drive from Mulbek to Parkachik via Kargil

Day 3: Drive to Padum

Day 4: Trek from Padum to Karsha

Day 5: Trek from Karsha to Pishu

Day 6: Trek from Pishu to Hanumil

Day 7: Climb from Hanumil to Purfi La and desend to reach Snertse camp

Day 8: Cimb Hanumala to reach Lingshet

Day 9: Descend to the base of Singla

Day 10: Climb up the Shingela Pass and descend to reach Photoskar village

Day 11: Climb Sirsir La and desend to Hanupatta

Day 12: Trek to Wanla

Day 13: Visit Alchi Gompa.and drive back to Leh.

 

LONG ITINERARY

Day 01: Leh to Mulbek (3600m) 7hrs. We will start our journey from Leh to Mulbek by jeep to visit Lamayuru , Likir, and Rizong monasteries. Mulbek is a famous village with big rock carved Buddha Statue. Stay in Camp overnight at Mulberk 36 km before kargil.

Day 02: Mulbek to Parkachik via Kargil On this day we drive to Parkachik via kargil. Kargil is the nearest village to Nun Kun in the Suru valley with amazing landscape. Stay in a camp overnight.

Day 03: Parkachik Padum via Rangdum & Sani Gompa. On this day we will Reach Padum via Rangdum and The Sani Gompa.

Day 04: Padum – Karsha (Trek) We can start our first days trek in the morning after breakfast. We can trek to Karsha (3610 M) by covering approximately 7 kms in 3-4 hrs, crossing the Doda river. A 15th century Gelupa Monastery (popularly known as Karsha Gompa) dominates the scene. Arrive and stay overnight in tents.

Day 05: Karsha – Pishu (Trek) In the morning after breakfast we will start trekking to Pishu (3665 M) by covering approximately 13 kms in 4-5 hrs along the river Zanskar. Arrive there and stay overnight in tents.

Day 06: Pishu – Hanumil (Trek) In the morning after breakfast we will start trekking to reach Hanumil (3960 M) by covering approximately 14 kms in 4-5 hrs through Pidmu after continuing to the left bank of the river Zanskar. Arrive and stay overnight in tents.

Day 07: Hanumil – Purfi La – Snertse (Trek) In the morning after breakfast start trekking to reach Snertse (3745 M/15 kms) after crossing a steep and difficult climb to the pass, Purfila (3900 M). From the pass it is a steep descent upon Omachu river and from there it is about 1 km climb up to a wonderful location. Today the campsite is at Snertse. Arrive and stay overnight in tents.

Day 08: Snertse – Hanumala – Lingshet (Trek) Today we will go to Lion’s pass which is also the highest pass on this trek. First the climb is through the terminal Moraine and then through the long Glacier. The climb is not steep but the descent through the steep glaciers is a little difficult. We will proceed to Photoksar via another pass called Boumitse La (4200 M). The day is quite lon of 7-8 hours of journey approximately. Photoskar village is a town of clusters of homes, green Fields, and a gompa above in a dark brown cut crop. Arrive and stay overnight in tents.

Day 09: Lingshet – Foot of Shingla Early morning after breakfast start trekking to the base of Singla, 6 – 7 hrs approximately. Dinner & overnight stay is in camp.

Day 10: Foot of Shingela – Shingela – Photoksar (Trek) Early morning after breakfast start climbing up the Shingela Pass (5230 M) which takes about 2 hours. Shingela means the lion’s pass which is also the highest pass on this trek. First the climb is through the terminal Moraine and then through the long Glacier. The climb is not steep but the descent through the steep glaciers is a little difficult. Proceed to Photoskar village is a town of clusters of homes, green fields and a gompa above in a dark brown cut crop. Arrive for dinner & stay overnight in tents.

Day 11: Photoksar – Sirsir La “ Hanupatta (Trek) On this day, in the morning after breakfast we start trekking (6-7 hours approx.) to reach Hanupatta (3770 M) after crossing Sirsir La (4230 M). The climb to the pass is steep but the descent is gentle. Arrive and stay overnight in tents.

Day 12: Hanupatta – Wanla or Shila (Trek) In the morning after breakfast we start trekking (6-7 hours approx.) to reach Wanla (3645 M). Wanla is a small town with its Maroon and white Monastery perched above the town on a knife edged ridge. Arrive or proceed to Shila (about 30 minutes easy walk which is another nice camping site) and the overnight stay is in tents.

Day 13: Saspol – Leh (Jeep) Today morning after breakfast we visit Alchi Gompa. Therafter we return to camp for lunch (62 kms) and drive back to leh. Arrive at the hotel  and stay overnight.

Summary
Trekking
Service Type
Trekking
Company Name
LIFE on the PLANET LADAKH,
himis complex, zangsti road,Leh,Ladakh-194101,
Telephone No.09419684750
Area
Ladakh
Description
Padum/Karsha/Pishu/Hanumil/Purfi La/Snertse camp/Hanumala/Lingshet/the base of Singla/Shingela Pass/Photoskar/Sirsir La/Hanupatta/Wanla/