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Rupshu to Spiti Trek


Trip duration : 19 Days

  Best period: June to Mid September 

 Leh / Shang Sumdo / Chuskurmo / Kaza / Manali

Trip Cost

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Rupshu to Spiti Trek

Day 01 :
Leh – Shang Sumdo – Chuskurmo ¾ hrs 440m : Morning After the Break fast Drive to Shang Sumdo on the way visit Hemis Monastery and drive to Trek Shang sumdo to Chuskurmo above the village , trek a path along the slope through red rock. Then back down to the riverbeds. From chuskurmo. Over night camp river side.

Day 02 :
Trek Chuskurmo – Nimaling via ( Kungmaru la pass 5150 m ) 5/6 Hrs 4700m. : Morning break fast trek from the chuskurmo on. The track leads in to gorges. Several river to cross. Leave the gorges. And go up in to the latza knogmaru. From the base walk easy to reach to top pass. From the pass very beautiful view of the northern face of the KANGYATZE 6150 M, easy decent the summer pastures of Namaling,4700m , one of the most beautiful high valleys in ladakh. Over night campsite.

Day 03 :
Trek Nimaling – Yakze Pollu via Kongka ngonpo pass 5050 m 6/7 hrs : Morning b/f walk from Nimaling pass the ridge 500m and go along the rocky north west slope fallen rocks .the kangyaze as far as kongka wangpo . go down along till defined and steep track difficult of animals. Then along the until reaching good campsite. Over night campsite.

Day 04 :
Trek Yakze Pullo – Dat – via Zalung karpo la pass. 5050m. 7/8 hrs : Morning after the break fast go up this broad valley. cross a large stream and a morainic wall. Carry on until the valley dividedes. Take right hand valley as far as the top of the zalung karpo la 5100m. from the top go down a ridge west towards a second pass, then to the left as far as the valley floor. Follow it. over night campsite,

Day 05 :
Trek Dat – Yar la Base 5/6 Hrs : Morning after the break fast, walk gradual to Yar la pass. From the pass very nice view of zanskar Mountain Range of snow caped mountain. From the pass walk down to lungmo tse. Follow valley. along the river . Right bank go to a very large north south valley where zara chu river follow. Continue following the same valley. Over night campsite

Day 06 : 
Trek Yar la base – Spangchen 5/6 hrs Morning after the b/f trek will start out trek towards to once more we decent to a flat plain. Might be see wild life over night campsite .

Day 07 :
Trek Spangchen – Pangungu 4/5 hrs : Morning This day easy walk towards to Tso kar lake which known as salt plants. over night campsite.

Day 08 : 
Trek to PANGUNAGU - NURUCHAN 45000m 5/6 hrs Today its an easy walk along the lake.motorable road nad take the some direction from the end of stupa along the road. after sometime you can have view of Agriculture field. and the 4712m. 3/4 hrs camp site is just next to the field near the river.

Day 09 : 
Trek to NURUCHAN - RACH UNGKARU 4668m VIA Horlamkongkala : AS easy ascend to the pass takes around i hours 30 minutes. the trailtruns towards north east just after crossing the pass through the velly. the camp site is across the river at the base of the kyamayurla pass.

Day 10 :
Trek to RAVHUNGKARU - GYAMALHOMA 4895m 6/7 hrs. : start climbing kyamayur la pass 5125m as soon as you leave your camp which takes around 2hrs. at average speed. the last climbis tiring one . after the pass the trail leads towards north east and at the end of the velly trail start ascending another small pass called gyamaila 5100m from where you can have view of a group of peaks.walk down towards north east and cross a small river and the gyamalhoma is reached after another river crossing which is also a base for korzok pass.

Day 11 :
Trek GYAMALHOMA - KORZOK [ TSOMORIRI LAKE]Yalung la pass 5420m : Start an easy ascent to the korzok pass along the stream .it takes around 2 hrs to reach the top from where you can have wonderful view of the Tsomo riri lake. then steep down to korzok village. you can also camps are lake.

Day 12 :
Trek KORZOK - KYANGDAM[ 4595m} 5/6 hrs Today it IS easy walk along the lake towards south east. the camp site is just at the end of the lake.

Day 13 :
Trek KYANGDAM - NURBOO SUMDO, 4563m 5/6 hrs as soon as you leave kyangdam cross the river and walk towards east through a plain ground . after two hours walk you will see a spring water walk to the same direction leaving camp site behind and the just cross the river.

Day 14 :
Trek Nuboo sumdo - Tarangyokma, 4600m 5/6 hrs. today it is again an walk along the parangchu to the south. This day crossing some stream river nice view of gorge snow cape mountain and till up down walk valley might be cross some wild life The camp site is just before near stream spring water.

Day 15 :
Trek Tarangyokma -  Parang la base 4800m  4/5 Hrs. Walk towards the same direction passing through several up down and the camp site is after crossing a tributaries coming from the east.

Day 16 :
Trek to Parang la base - Thangltak via Parang la pass 5680m 6/7 Hrs. Today you have to cross the parang la pass through the glacier. walk from left side of the glacier. through the foot hill till the caravan becomes very narrow or finishes and walk towards south to the top of the pass. the pass has prayer flags and an other side is dry and very steep down. Walk down to the river it is called parang chu and walk to towards east along the river through a narrow gorge 3 hrs .the camp site is reach up the hill which have spring water at the camp site.

Day 17 :
Trek to Thangltak- Kibber Village 4/5Hrs Walk towards east and you can have view of kibber village just after a small pass across the river . and have a lunch kibber village on the way visit key gonpa. Over night hotel at kaza.

Day 18 :
Kaza Kaza is capital of Spiti valley early morning full day sight seeing tabo monestries and dankar Monastrey.which very famous in Spiti valley. Over night Hotel Kaza.

Day 19 :
Kaza – Manali Morning Drive to Manali 240 km 6/7 hrs via Kuzum pass after noon visit local Market over night Hotel Manali.

Tour Ends

Rupshu to Spiti Trek