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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.

Chadar Trek - Nyerak Water
Chadar Trek – Nyerak Water (Source: bharatbaswani Flickr)

Trek Duration : 9 Days 8 Nights

Destinations Covered during Chadar Trek : Leh, Tilad Sumdo, Nyerak Waterfall, Chilling

Chadar Trek Cost : Rs 21,500 (Ex Leh) + 3.5% Service Tax 

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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 FIXED DEPARTURES (All departures for The Chadar Trek are ex Leh)

  • 11th to 19th January 2016
  • 12th to 20th January 2016
  • 16th to 24th January 2016
  • 17th to 26th January 2016
  • 19th to 27th January 2016
  • 20th to 28th January 2016
  • 21st to 29th January 2016
  • 23rd to 31st January 2016
  • 30th January to 7th February (Spituk Festival 2016 6th & 7th Feb)
  • 6th -13th February 2016
  • 13th-20th February 2016
  • 20th-27 February 2016

Chadar Trek Itinerary  

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. Chadar Trek begins. 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

Today is going to be the long day for Chadar Trek and giant frozen waterfall is first sight which welcomes you on chadar trek.

Day 5: Trek from Tibb to Nyerak  (3390m) – 6 – 7 hrs

This part of the chadar 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 Ladakh’s rare wild life.

Day 08: Trek from Gyalpo to Tilat Sumdo and drive to Leh
Day 09: Flight to Delhi

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