Rumtse to Kibber Trek - Detailed Itinerary


RUMTSE TO KIBBER Trek.

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No of days: 18 Days.
Highest point: Parang la 5600 meters.
Grade: Moderate to Challanging.
Attraction places: Leh,Shey, Thikse, Chamare. Takthok, Rumtse, Tsokar, Kyamer, Nuruchen, Rachungkaru, Korzok, Tsomoriri, Nurbosumdoo, Tarangyokma, Paranglabase,Parangla, Kibber.


Program

Day01Arrival Leh.

Arrival Leh, Wisdom representative will meet, greet, assist and transfer you to Hotel in Leh. Rest of the day free to acclimatize to the high altitude of Ladakh.Overnight at Hotel in Leh.

Day02:Leh Sightseeing.

Morning after breakfast visit Shey Monastery, proceed to visit Thiksey Monastery. Overnight at hotel in Leh.

Shey Palace And Gompa: Situated on a hillock 15 Kms upstream from Leh, it was once the residence of the royal family. According to tradition, it was the seat of power of the pre-Tibetan kinds. A 7.5 mts high copper statue of Buddha, plated with gold and the largest of its kind, is installed here. ThikseyGompa: 19 Kms from Leh, spectacularly sited, Thiksey is one of the largest and architecturally most impressive Gompas. There are several temples in this Gompas, containing images, stupas and wall paintings of Buddha, which are exquisite.

Day03:In Leh Sightseeing and trek preparation.

Morning after breakfast drive to Takthok monastery and walk to the Chemrey monastery through beautiful villages. And drive to Rumtse village where the trek starting point. In the evening trek preparation and meeting with trek team. Dinner and overnight stay at the camp.

Takthok Gompa: The Takthok (the monastery with rock ceiling); 50km. east of Leh, this is the only monastery belonging to the Nyingmapa school of order. The monastery came into existence when Guru Padma Sambhava visited this place and blessed it in the 8th century. The Gonpa was merely a meditation cave of Padma Sambhava, with footprints and many other signs, until the reign of King TsewangNamgail. When MahasiddhaKungaPhunstog introduced monastic community. It was given the name of TakthokPadmalinggon. The Takthok Festival is held in the month of July or August. Chemrey Gompa: 45 Kms from Leh, situated in the picturesque valley leading to Changla, the Gompa was constructed as a funeral act of merit on SinggeNamgyal's death in 1645. A large collection of scriptures with title pages in sterling silver and the text in gold letters is kept here. Close by a cave monastery reputed to have been the abode of Padma Sambhava during one of his periods of meditation.

Day 04 Trek to RUMTSE TO KYAMER (4383m) 4/5 hrs

Morning after the break fast cross the riverand entre in to the velly through a rough motorable road.after walking for a few minutes cross the river to the left and walk in some direction. cross another tributries coming from the right side.walkthrought the some velly finally you truns to the norht and the camp site. next to sephards place.

Day 05 Trek TO KYAMER TO TISALING ( 4800m) via kyumur la 4870m and mandal chan la [4996m]5/6 hrs.

After a few minutes walk from the campsite the ascent of kyumur la stars its easy but very long way to reach the top. there are beautiful flowers on the way. from the top of the pass the trail divides in to two one goes to your left which leads towards same destination but one day longer.
you can take the trail falls on your right hand side. which goes down to stream and start climbing another pass across the stream. there is no trail to be seen for sometimes. but after few minutes, a clear trailleads you to the topofmandalchan la 4996m. the trail goes further up and then steep down ot a beautiful area called Tisaling. pitch your tent here near the stream.


Day 06 Trek to TISALING TO PANGUNAGU [TSOKAR] 4398mVIA Shibuk la 5016m 5/6 hrs.

Today you have to cross shibukla near the camp site. there are two hill saddle, so you have cross right saddle . as soon as you come on the top of the pass yuo can have view of tsokar lake. walk down the totsokar lake through as easy decent through the velly.as soo as finish the velly walk through the hill as the camp site is just behind the hill.

Day 07 Trek to PANGUNAGU TO 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 08 Trek to NURUCHAN TO RACH UNGKARU 4668m VIA Horlamkongkala

AS easy ascend to the pass takes around i hours 30 minutes. thetrailtruns 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 09 Trek to RACHUNGKARU TO GYAMALHOMA 4895m 6/7 hrs.

Start climbing kyamayur la pass 5125m as soon azs you leave your campwhich 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 10 Trek GYAMALHOMA TO KORZOK [TSOMORIRI LAKE] 4800m 5/6hrs

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 wondeful view of the lake. then steep down to korzok village. you can also camps are lake if you have extra days.one day rest.


Day 11 Trek to KORZOK TO KYANGDAM[ 4595m} 5/6 hrs

Today it si easy walk along the lake towards south east.the camp site is just at the end of the lake.

Day 12 Trek to KYANGDAM TO 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 13 Trek to NURBOO SUMDO TO GETPABUZAK.4600m 5/6 hrs.

Today it is agian an easy walk along the parangchu to the south. the camp site is just before up.and down.

Day 14 Trek to GETPABUZAK TO TARANGYOKMA 4731m 4/5 HRS

Walk towards the same direction passing through several up down and the camp site is after crossing a tributries coming from the east.

Day 15 Trek to TARANGYOKMA PARANG LA BASE [4900m ]3/4 hrs

Today it is an easy walk .WALK TO THE SAME DIRECTION TILL A HUGE ROCK FROM WHERE you have to cross the river to the right . walk ahead to the base of parang la .

Day 16 Trek to PARANG AL BASE TO THANGLTAK [4850m]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 caravas becomes very narrow or finishes and walk towardssouth to the top of the pass. the pass has prayer flages and an other side is dry and very steep down. Walk down to the river it is called parangchu]and walk to wards east along the river through a narrow gorge3.the camp site is reach up the hillwhich have spring water at the campsite.

Day 17 Trek to THANGLTAK TO KIBBER VILLAGE3/4 Hrs

Walk towards east and you can have view of kibbervillagejust after a small pass across the river .and have a luchkibber village on the way visit key gonpa. overnight hotel at kaza.

Day 18, Option for Sightseeing OR Drive back to Leh or Manali.

 
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