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Sham Valley

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  Adventure > Trekking > Sham valley Trek      
 

Day 1: Liker – Yangthang
Easy route Start from Lekir(3500) and reach Sumda village (3470) within 2-3Hours of short hike. You will cross the Pobe la (3500) on the way. From Sumda we hike on towards Yangthang *(3600), a total of 1-2Hours of hike. Will be crossing Cross Charatse la (3650). Spend the nigh in a Campsite.

Day 2: Yangthang – Rizong – Yangthang
Yangthang is small and beautiful village, From here you have to descent to south through the narrow valley following the Ullay river to reach to one of the beautiful hidden Monastery Founded in 1829, a Gelugpa monastery headed by Rizong Sras Rinpoche III. A stunning, isolated monastery renowned for its high level of monastic discipline. Follow the same route back to Yangthang. Overnight in tent.

Day 3: Yangthang – Hemis Shukpachan
Another easy route from Yangthang to Hemis Shukpachan village(3600) by crossing the Tsermangchan-la about 2-3 Hours. Night halt at Campsite. Can visit the Gonpa in the afternoon.

Day 4: Hemis Shukpachan – Timisgam
From Hemis Shukpachan to Temisgam vill.(3200) will 3-4 Hours of hike passing through some beautiful village of Ang ans some wonderful valleys and cross and easy pass Lago/Muptek pass (3750). Night halt can be at Campsite or a village home. Can explore the castle and the famous Gonpa, and drive back to Leh.

 

sham valley trek

sham valley trek

sham valley trek

 

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