Darcha Lamayuru Trek - 27 Nights / 28 Days

Here is a chance for hardiest trekker, 14 to 20 kms of rough tough and wonderful views every day for 3 weeks. You and your group will be led among Western Himalayas premier long distance footpath. Which links Darcha in Lahoul with Padum in Zanskar and Lamayuru in Ladakh. At several points you will visit : Phuktal monastery which is built under a huge cave, Sani gompa, Mani gompa, Burdan gompa, Karsha gompa, Lingshed gompa and Lamayuru gompa. You will reach as high as 5100 mtrs , the path crosses several passes Shingo la 5100 mtrs, Perfi la, Hunuma la 4800 mtrs, Sengge la 5060 mtrs, Sirsir la and Prinkiti la. As you cross old pack horse trail, sheperds track, and ancient route. The route crosses rivers of Chandra, Bhaga, Tsarap, Doda, Zanskar and Indus

One of the classic trekking tours of the region, the first day 7 hrs. Drive to Darcha (3,360 m) over Rohtang pass (3,978 m) the gateway to Lahoul, Spiti, Pangi and Zanskar valleys. We camp at Darcha to acclimatize, which is starting point of some major trekking tour. We cross Shingo La pass (5,090 m) to get into Zanskar. Many ancient gompa on the way: Phuktal gompa which is built under a huge cave and it provides the one of the fantastic view. Karsha gompa which is biggest in Zanskar region. Enroute we pass shepherds a ancient gompa. It is oldest gompa in Ladakh, with large library of Buddhist literature. Leh with their flocks of sheep and climb beautiful snow covered passes with panoramic views of the Great Himalayan range. Trek terminates at Lamayuru, which has is 147 Kms from Lamayuru.

Region: Lahoul, Zanskar, Ladakh
Total Day: 28
Trek Days: 20
Grade: Moderate to strenuous
Maximum Elevation: Shingo - la (5090mt.)
Best Season: Mid June to September end


Day 01: Arrival in Delhi

Day 02: Drive Delhi - Manali (2,040m)

Day 03: Manali

Day 04: Drive Manali ? Rohtang pass ? Kardang monstery.

Day 05: Trek Kardang ? Piukar, drive to Jispa.

Day 06: Trek to Palamo (3825m).

Day 07: Trek to Zanskar Sumdo (4,100m).

Day 08: Trek to Chhumik Nakpo (4670m).

Day 09: Trek to Shingola (5090m) - Lakhong (4590m).

Day 10: Trek to Kargyak (4230m).

Day 11: Trek to Purne (3965m).

Day 12: Trek to Phuktal (4055m) and back to Purne.

Day 13: Trek to Vipula (3865m).

Day 14: Trek to Raru (3960m).

Day 15: Trek to Padum (3,530m).

Day 16: Trek to Karsha (3,320 m).

Day 17: Trek to Pishu (3660m).

Day 18: Trek to Hanumil (3650m).

Day 19: Trek to Snertse (3940m).

Day 20: Trek to Lingshed (4100m).

Day 21: Trek to foot of Sengge-la (3,990m).

Day 22: Trek to Sengge-la (5060m) Photoksar ( 4400m).

Day 23: Trek to Sir Sir-la ( 4965m) Hanupatta (4070m).

Day 24: Trek to Wanla (3470m).

Day 25: Trek to Prinkiti-la (3930m) Lamayuru (3750m).

Day 26: At Leh sight seeing day 1.

Day 27: Sight seeing day 2.

Day 28: Fly to Delhi.

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  • Domestic flights (Delhi - Leh - Delhi)
  • Land transportation as mentioned in the program by a private vehicle with an English speaking chauffeur.
  • Accompaniment: the assistance of a local staff: guide, cook (and cook helpers for large groups).
  • The Jeep for the carrying of individual camping, cooking and collective material.
  • Lodging : hotel in Delhi and Leh, camping during the Nature Safari 
  • Meals : full board except the meals in Delhi and Leh


  • International flights
  • International airport taxes 
  • Visa fees
  • Repatriation assistance
  • Main meals in Delhi and Leh
  • Admission fees for the visits of temples, monuments, monasteries and museums planned
  • Drinks and personal expenses
  • Tips