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Kang Yatse II Peak trek 11 days trip from Leh

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Duration

10 Night 11 Days

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

Unlimited

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Itinerary

Itinerary Day 01- Arrival Leh  
  • Altitude:- 3,500 m/11,500 ft
  • Check in Hotel
  • Briefing about the trek at 5 pm (mandatory)
  • Bring a copy of ID proof and 2 photographs. foreigner, a copy of passport and visa
  • The network is available (only post-paid)
  • ATM is available
  • Can purchase or rent trekking equipment from Leh
  • Visit of any very high altitude place or pass is not advisable
  • Consumption of alcohol and smoking is strictly prohibited
  • Stay in hotel
  Day 02- Acclimatisation at Leh  
  • Acclimatization and sightseeing in Leh
  • Visit monasteries: Shey, Thiksey, Sangam, and Hemis
  • Visit of any very high altitude place or pass is not advisable
  • Stay in hotel
  Day 03- Drive Leh to Chilling and trek to Skiu  
  • Altitude:- Chilling 3,200m/10,500ft, Skiu 3,400m/11,150ft
  • Drive:- 65 km, 2-3 hours (Leh to Chilling)
  • Trek:- 9 km, 4-5 hours (Chilling to Skiu)
  • First one hour is steep ascent, rest is easy to walk
  • Drive through Gurudwara Pathar Sahib, Magnetic Hill and the confluence of the Zanskar and Indus
  Day 04- Skui to Markha  
  • Altitude:- Markha 3,700m/12,200ft
  • Trek 20 km, 7-8 hours
  • Longest but normal and plan slope
  • Markha is one of the largest villages in the valley
  • Cafes on the way
  • 2-3 river crossing
  • Monastery and palace to visit at Markha
  Day 05- Markha to Thachungtse  
  • Altitude:- Thachungtse 4,100m/13,400ft
  • Trek:- 13 km, 5-6 hours
  • Teahouse at Umling village
  • Last village of the valley
  • View of a beautiful monastery
  • The Path will intersect the River a number of times
  • After Umlung, you will have the first look of Mt. Kang Yatse(6400m)
  Day 06 – Thachungtse to Nimaling  
  • Altitude:- Nimaling 4,700m/15,400ft
  • Trek:- 7 km, 3-4 hours
  • An easy trek
  • Amazing view of Mt. Kang Yatse
  • Amazing view of Tigu lakes (double lakes)
  Day 07 – Nimaling to Base Camp  
  • Altitude:- Base Camp 5,100m/16,700ft
  • Trek:- 2 km, 2-3 hours
  • First half is uphill through loose rocks, rest is gentle downhill and across the river
  • Don’t exhaust your body, take rest as much as possible
  Day 08 – Rest + training day  
  • TTH team will issue you the technical equipment
  • Learn how to use technical equipment
  • Briefing and planning for the summit
  • Push for the Summit at 11 pm (Timings may get change)
  Day 09 – Summit (KANG YATSE II) back to Base Camp  
  • Altitude:- 6,250m/20,500ft
  • Trek:- 5 km each way, 12 hrs
  • Reach on the Summit by 6 am
  • Reach to Base camp by 11 am
  • Packed breakfast and hot lunch at the camp site
  • Carry enough hot water
  Day 10 – Base Camp to Chuskirmo via Kongmaru La  
  • Altitude:- Kongmaru 5,200m/17,100ft, Chuskirmo 4,600m/15,000ft
  • Trek 16 km, 7-8 hours
  • Descent to Chuskirmo (Shang Valley) from KongmaruLa is little long
  • Highest Altitude pass crossing to the trek makes it a difficult day
  • It will take 3-4 hours of the hike for Kongmaru La Pass
  • Amazing view of Indus Valley and Ladakh Range
  • A steep descent and rocky terrain
  Day 11 – Chuskirmo to Chokdo & drive to Leh via Hemis Monastery  
  • Altitude:- Chokdo 3,700m/12,100ft
  • Trek 3 km 1-2 hours, Drive to Leh 60 km
  • Visit Hemis Monastery and Drive to Leh
  • Stay in Hotel
 

Included/Exclude

  • Things to Carry
  • Backpack & rain cover: (50 - 60 ltr) with comfortable shoulder straps
  • Day pack + rain cover: 20 - 30 ltr (If hire a mule or porter)
  • Walking stick: Advisable (At least one)
  • Head torch: 1 Nos.
  • Water bottle/Hydration pack: 2 bottles of one litre each
  • People who use a hydration pack
  • 1 hydration pack and 1 bottle of one litre
  • Carry at least one thermos flask
  • Snacks Energy bars, dry fruits, electral/ors
  • Personal Medical Kit: Consult your doctor
  • T-shirts: 2 Full sleeves (Non-cotton)
  • Fleece T-shirts: 1 Nos.
  • Fleece jacket: 1 Nos. (Alternative: a woollen sweater)
  • Down feather / Hollofil jacket: 1 Nos.
  • Wind & waterproof (jacket & pant): 1 Pair
  • Thermal inners (upper and lower): 1 Pair
  • Trek pants: 2 Synthetic (avoid shorts, fitting denim, capris)
  • Poncho: 1 Nos.
  • Personal Utilities
  • Sunscreen cream
  • Moisturiser
  • Toilet Paper & wipes
  • Lip balm
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Antibacterial powder
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste
  • Quick-dry towel
  • Sun cap 1 Nos: (One that covers the neck as well)
  • Woollen cap: 1 Nos.
  • Balaclava: 1 Nos.
  • Neck-gaiters: 1 Nos.
  • Sunglasses
  • Dark with side cover, it should be U/V protected.
  • People who wear spectacles-
  • (A)- Use contact lenses. (Not for Chadar trek)
  • (B)- Photochromatic glasses.
  • Trekking shoes: 1 Pair (Waterproof, high ankle with good grip)
  • Floaters/flip-flops: 1 Pair (Optional)
  • Cotton socks: 5 pairs
  • Woollen socks: 3 pairs
  • Gaiters: 1 Pair (TTH team will notify you if required)
  • Waterproof gloves: 1 Pair
  • Fleece/woollen gloves: 1 Pair

  • Inclusions
  • 1. Accommodation:
  • Guesthouse in Leh on Day 1, Day 2 and Day 11 as per the itinerary
  • Camping/Homestay during the trek (Day 3 to Day 10)
  • 2. Meals (Veg + Egg):
  • In Leh Day 2 and Day 3 Breakfast
  • Trek Meals (Day 3 Lunch to Day 11 Lunch)
  • 3. Trek equipment:
  • Sleeping bag, Mattress, Utensils
  • Trekkers tent (twin sharing), Kitchen & Dining tent, Toilet Tent
  • Ropes, Helmet, Snow Boots and Crampon (if required)
  • 4. Support:
  • 1 Mountaineering qualified & professional trek Leader
  • Guide (Number of guides depending on the group size)
  • 1 High Altitude chef
  • Support staff
  • 5. First aid:
  • Medical kits
  • Stretcher
  • Oxygen cylinder
  • 6. Transportation (as per the itinerary)
  • Leh guest house to Chilling (Trekking Point)
  • Return from Chokdo (Trekking Point) to Leh
  • 7. Mules to carry the central luggage
  • Exclusions
  • 1. Any kind of personal expenses
  • 2. Airfare, pickup & drop from airport
  • 3. Food in Leh
  • 4. Any kind of emergency evacuation charges
  • 5. Necessary permits, entry fees and Foreigner peak booking charges
  • 6. Mules or porter to carry personal luggage
  • 7. Anything not specifically mentioned under the head

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