There are a couple of days of long travel in the Bus on mountain roads. However the jaw-dropping scenery should take away the fatigue of bus travel. Since we will be at an average altitude of 13000 feet or 3500m, it will help if you are at good fitness level overall. Also smoking and drinking is prohibited. The weather can be very unpredictable in the mountains. Kindly refer to the instructions in the Expedition essentials document you will find on this page.The homestay in the village will have very basic facilities, you will being staying with the local community and experience life from their point of view.
Physical Rating: 3 (Challenging)
The trek will be long and overall the expedition will be tough, specially in the last part. We recommend that you undertake regular aerobic exercise in the months before you travel. Walking daily and cycling along with doing brisk walks or climbing long staircases with a small backpack is good preparation to enable you to enjoy the trekking to its fullest.
Arrival and Departure Details
The expedition shall begin from the city of Leh in India, and will also end in the city of Leh. Please note that due to the high altitude, we Include the days of acclimatization in the overall expedition itinerary. You don’t need to come early for acclimatization. In case you would like to extend your trip beyond the expedition dates, please feel free to do so at your own discretion and cost.
You can read all the expedition essentials in the document shared below. For general enquiries or questions about your booking, please contact us at https://www.ghe.co.in/Help/Contact-Us/