Strolling on Frozen waterway of Zanskar is an extreme experience for adventure lover. the normal name of the trek is “Chadar trek” the frozen sheet, which was only way in and out for Zanskaris in winter when all other ways are closed thanks to heavy snowstorm at high passes. Therefore, it had been trade route for hundreds of years for Zanskari People.
Duration: 13 Days / 12 Nights
Strolling on Frozen waterway of Zanskar is an extreme experience for adventure lover. the normal name of the trek is “Chadar trek” the frozen sheet, which was only way in and out for Zanskaris in winter when all other ways are closed thanks to heavy snowstorm at high passes. Therefore, it had been trade route for hundreds of years for Zanskari People.You can also customize this itinerary to create your tailor-made trip to Jaipur
Take the morning flight for Leh. check the guest house and relax the entire day. this is often necessary for getting acclimatised. Overnight at the guesthouse.
On today you’ll go a sightseeing trip to some ancient monasteries during this area.
Shey Gompa is about 15 kms from Leh. It wont to be the summer palace of the kings of Ladakh. There are many Stupas and Gompas built round the palace. Shey palace was built by Deldan Namgyal within the beginning of 17’Th century AD. Main attraction in Shey is that the 12m Shakyamuni Buddha statue inside the Dresthang Gompa.
Thiksey Gompa, on the brink of Shey is about 17 kms from Leh. The monastery is taken into account to be one among the foremost beautiful in Ladakh and belongs to the Gelukspa order.
Hemis, about 45 kms south of Leh it’s one among the foremost famous and largest monastery in Ladakh. It belongs to the Drukpa order and was founded within the early 17’Th century. The setting is ideal with the monastery cradled during a lovely valley, surrounded by streams and fronted by long Mani walls. Overnight occupy the guest house.
In the morning drive to chilling along side our porters from Pishu village of Zanskar, visit coppersmith workshops. Dinner and overnight occupy guest house.
We begin our Chadar trek by walking on the frozen Zanskar river from Chilling to Zaribago. The trek is of about 5 hours. Overnight at Camp.
Walk on the frozen Zanskar river for about 4 hours from Zaribago to Deepyokma. Overnight at Camp.
Walk for nearly 4 to five hours from Deepyokma to succeed in Nyarakpulu below the Nyarak village. Over night at Camp.
Frozen River (Chadar) TrekLeaving Nyarakpulu it is a one hour walk to the tiny village of Lingshed. Enjoy the comfort and comfy atmosphere of a personal house with heating system .
Spend remainder of the day within the warmth of a personal range in Lingshed. Explore the nearby monasteries, meet the monks and hospitable people of the village. Overnight occupy the private home.
Lingshed to Nyarakpulu – a walk of about five hours to the campsite.
Nyarakpulu to Tso Mopoaldar a four hour walk to the campsite.
Frozen River (Chadar) Trek Mopoaldar to Tilatdo – another day of walking about 5 hours.
From Tilatdo walk up to Chilling village from where a Jeep will take you back to the hotel in Leh by evening. Overnight occupy hotel.
Early within the morning transfer to airport and from here catch a flight for Delhi.