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Kang Yatse II Peak trek 11 days trip from Leh

10 Night 11 Days
Tour Type:
Group size:
Minimum : 2 Persons


Duration: 10 Night 11 Days

Start and End Location: Leh

Food: Breakfast

Group size: Minimum 2 people


Total: 58800


Accompanied service

Transportation Breakfast Sightseeing Stay

Special offer


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


Things to Carry

  1. Backpack & rain cover: (50 – 60 ltr) with comfortable shoulder straps
  2. Day pack + rain cover: 20 – 30 ltr (If hire a mule or porter)
  3. Walking stick: Advisable (At least one)
  4. Head torch: 1 Nos.
  5. Water bottle/Hydration pack: 2 bottles of one litre each
  6. 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
  7. Personal Medical Kit: Consult your doctor
  8. T-shirts: 2 Full sleeves (Non-cotton)
  9. Fleece T-shirts: 1 Nos.
  10. Fleece jacket: 1 Nos. (Alternative: a woollen sweater)
  11. Down feather / Hollofil jacket: 1 Nos.
  12. Wind & waterproof (jacket & pant): 1 Pair
  13. Thermal inners (upper and lower): 1 Pair
  14. Trek pants: 2 Synthetic (avoid shorts, fitting denim, capris)
  15. Poncho: 1 Nos.
  16. Personal Utilities
    Sunscreen cream
    Toilet Paper & wipes
    Lip balm
    Hand sanitizer
    Antibacterial powder
    Toothbrush and toothpaste
    Quick-dry towel
  17. Sun cap 1 Nos: (One that covers the neck as well)
  18. Woollen cap: 1 Nos.
  19. Balaclava: 1 Nos.
  20. Neck-gaiters: 1 Nos.
  21. 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.
  22. Trekking shoes: 1 Pair (Waterproof, high ankle with good grip)
  23. Floaters/flip-flops: 1 Pair (Optional)
  24. Cotton socks: 5 pairs
  25. Woollen socks: 3 pairs
  26. Gaiters: 1 Pair (TTH team will notify you if required)
  27. Waterproof gloves: 1 Pair
  28. Fleece/woollen gloves: 1 Pair


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
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


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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