Phiyang to Hunder Trek – 7 days
Discover the breathtaking beauty of Leh, Phyang, and Nubra Valley with our exciting trekking adventure! Here's a short itinerary to get you started:
Day 1: Drive from Leh to Phyang and Trek to Phyang Phu
Get ready for an adventure-packed day as we drive from Leh to Phyang, where you can visit the magnificent Phyang monastery before beginning your trek to Phyang Phu. This first day will allow you to acclimatize to the surroundings and terrain.
Day 2: Trek to the Base of Lasermo La
Fuel up with a hearty breakfast before continuing your trek to the base of Lasermo La, where you'll be surrounded by beautiful flower beds, meadows, and rocks.
Day 3: Trek to the Northern Base of Lasermo La
On day three, embark on a six-hour trek to the northern base of Lasermo La. Starting early in the morning will give you the opportunity to traverse the Lasermo Pass with ease and witness stunning views of nearby peaks, Shayok Valley, and Indus Valley. Be sure to plan ahead as the glacier can melt later in the day, making the trek more challenging.
Day 4: Trek to Hundar Dok
Enjoy a scenic trek to Hundar Dok, where you'll pass by huts of local shepherds and witness their daily activities, such as milking, making butter and cheese, and gathering vegetables and fuel for the upcoming winter season. You can even taste the cheese and milk with Tsampa!
Day 5: Trek to Skarchen
Explore a number of villages on your way to Skarchen, including Dok Yokma, Dok Gongma, and Wachan, which are part of the larger village of Hundar Dok. Take the time to immerse yourself in the local culture and interact with the friendly locals.
Day 6: Descent to Hundar Bridge
On the last day of your trek, head to the stunning Hunder Gorge for a journey of about four hours. This gorge offers breathtaking views of the towering Saser Kangri peak that rises to over 7,600 meters. Descend to the Hunder Bridge for an unforgettable experience.
Day 7: Camel Ride in Hundar and Return to Leh
Spend the last day exploring nearby areas and enjoy a camel ride across the dunes of Hunder before taking a jeep to Sumur, Diskit, and the highest motorable road, the Khardungla Pass, before returning to Leh.
Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to explore the enchanting beauty of Leh, Phyang, and Nubra Valley with our guided trekking adventure. Book your spot today!