One of the most easiest and beautiful trek of Ladakh for those willing to experience trekking without much effort.
SPITUK TO STOK
Day1 – Leh to Zingchen via Spituk
Transport by taxi to Spitukbridge for the start of your trek. It is a long and gentle walk before you enter Zingchen gorge, dotted with poplar trees. Approx. 3 – 4 hrs.Camp overnight.
Day2 – Zingchento Rumbak
An early start is recommended to avoid the strong sun at midday. You walk through the gorge till RumbakSumdo from where the gorge widens. As soon as you come out of the gorge there are chorten (shrines) and fields. Enjoy a cup of tea at Parachute Cafe, run by Rumbak women group. Approx. 3 – 4 hrs.Camp overnight.
Day3 –Rumbak to Stok / Leh (via Stok La)
After a short gentle part the ascent up to Stok La (pass) (4800m) is steep and sometimes narrow. You will be rewarded with extraordinary views from the top. The steep descent leads to the river flowing from StokKangri. After reaching the stream it is an easy descent until you reach the road, from where a taxi will pick you up to bring you back to Leh.