Ladakh in Winters – Chadar Trek
Ladakh is not the usual place which you visited last summers, the only way to reach Ladakh in Winters is by flight and the moment you land and Pilot announces the outside temperatures which are normally in minus you start shivering. Ladakh in Winters is totally different every things is frozen the rivers, waterfalls, no running water in hotels and best time to take the Chadar Trek.
Trek Duration : 9 Days 8 Nights
Destinations Covered during Chaddar Trek : Leh, Tilad Sumdo, Nyerak Waterfall, Chilling
Chadar Trek Cost : Rs 21,500 (Ex Leh) + 5% GST
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What’s Included :
- Accommodation during Trek (Camping) and 2 day stay at Leh in guest house as per itinerary.
- Meals while on trek (Veg)
- First aid medical kits
- Qualified and experienced Trek Leader, Guide and support staff.
What’s not Included :
- Wildlife Permit fee if any
- Mineral Water
- Meals in Leh
- Cost Escalation due to natural reasons
CHADAR TREK 2019 Dates FIXED DEPARTURES (All departures are ex Leh)
- 11th to 19th January 2019
- 12th to 20th January 2019
- 16th to 24th January 2019
- 17th to 26th January 2019
- 19th to 27th January 2019
- 20th to 28th January 2019
- 21st to 29th January 2019
- 23rd to 31st January 2019
- 30th January to 7th February 2019
- 6th -13th February 2019
- 13th-20th February 2019
- 20th-27 February 2019
Day 1: Arrive at Leh (3400m)
Arrive at and check in to Hotel for complete rest for acclimatization to high altitude and negatives temperatures. Check your gear for next day’s trek.
Day 2: Drive from Leh to Tilat Sumdo (3100m)
It takes around 2 hours to reach Tilat Sumdo which will be our camp and enroute we will stop at confluence of Zanskar and Indus. Practice walking over the frozen ice and get used to your gum boots which will help you during the chadar trek.
Day 3: Trek from Tilat Sumdo to Shingra Koma – 6 hrs (3100m)
After breakfast we will start the trek at 8.00am. Early trekking over Chadar will give you chilblains. Build your confidence for trekking over the chadar. During Chadar Trek keep your face covered, even the moisture which comes out with your breath get freezes instantly. You can listen to the sound of water flowing beneath the chadar.
Day 4: Trek from Shingra Koma to Tibb Cave 8 hrs
Day 5: Trek from Tibb to Nyerak (3390m) – 6 – 7 hrs
This part of the trek can be very treacherous is the Chadar is not firm. The incredible frozen waterfalls which look like ice cliffs is the delight of the chadar trek. Enroute you might encounter wildlife like Ibex, Blue sheep and even an elusive snow leopard which is rare to sight.
Day 6: Trek from Nyerak to Tibb Cave
Return back by the same route to Tibb cave and camp at Tibb.
Day 07: Trek from Tibb Cave to Gyalpo
Trek between the high mountains and look for captureing the Leh Ladakh rare wild life.