Stok Kangri Trek, Ladakh

9D/8N
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Trip Highlights

  • Stok Kangri at 20180 ft. is one of the Ultra prominent peaks of the world.
  • Experience 6-7 hours of trek on Glacier at night under the blanket of millions of twinkling stars.
  • While reaching to Summit, walk on a line formed along the Highest points of a Mountain Ridge.
  • Capture the hypnotizing view of Karakoram range from the Stok Summit along with the Zanskar range
INR 18,503.2
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INR 22,220
4.2(1.1K)
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Know Before You Go

  • Climatic conditions in the high altitudes vary from the plains; take adequate time to get acclimatized to high altitudes.
  • Consult a physician before undertaking the trek. Carry basic medications and a first-aid kit during the trek.
  • It is recommended to carry enough warm clothes and the right kind of shoes for the trek.
  • The trek takes place through an eco-friendly zone; do not encourage littering the local sites or campsites. Travelers littering may be fined.
  • Avoid using plastic bags and maintain the ecological balance of the destinations.
  • Carry protein bars dry fruits/ light snacks from home. Carry water bottles with you, so that you can refill.
  • Professional guide(s) are available to ensure high safety and more information and personal attention which are necessary to appreciate a trek.
  • Keep your luggage minimum; the more you carry, the more you hassle.
  • Please carry a valid ID proof.
  • Any personal expenses, items of personal nature, meals not mentioned etc. will not be in part of the package.
  • The management reserves all the right to modify the trek during any emergencies or natural calamities.
  • Itineraries are based on information available at the time of planning and are subject to change. "Thrillophilia'' reserves the right to change expedition dates, people or itineraries as conditions warrant If a trip must be delayed or the itinerary changed due to bad weather, road conditions, transportation delays, government intervention, airline schedules, sickness, or other contingency for which Thrilllophilia or its agents cannot make provision, the cost of delays and/or other changes are the responsibility of the participant. Thrillophilia reserves the right to decline, or accept, any individual as a trip member for any reason whatsoever.
  • Liability for change in itinerary due to reasons beyond our control like a change in flight and train schedule, cancellation of flights/1trains, political disturbances, natural phenomenon, roadblocks, etc. will not be accommodated in the package cost. No bill will be reimbursed for any missed service/facility.
  • During a trip, in case the roads are blocked due to landslides or a reason that is beyond control, Thrillophilia will rearrange the itinerary for the travellers real-time, however, the cost of alternative accommodation will be borne by the customer as the hotels pre-booked execute their cancellation policies and are nonrefundable.
  • Because of any reason natural or personal, if the Trek or a particular activity is not completed, no refund will be processed.
  • The difference in the cost shall be borne by the client in case of any amendment in the package due to change in the number of guests, hotel change, itinerary change, etc.
  • If in case any traveller wants to or decides to leave the trip in the middle, all the expenses from that point onwards will be borne by the traveller. Neither the operator nor Thrillophilia will be held responsible for such decisions or for any refund.
  • The refund or compensation is also not issued if for any reason you have to come down from the trek. The trek leader may send you down from the trek, owing to reasons like lack of fitness, AMS, blood pressure, turn-around-time, health issues, or if you are found smoking/ drinking, or breaking the rules of the trek. refund or compensation are issued only when the whole trek is cancelled or called off on behalf of Thrillophilia.
  • At Thrillophilia, we almost never call off or cancel our treks. But in the rare event we might have to call off or cancel a trek due to any unforeseen natural catastrophes like continuous rain or snow, thunderstorms, snowstorms, landslides, floods, earthquakes, or any other natural calamity or other issues like local riots, curfews, pandemics, lockdowns, government orders, or any such situations that might prevent a safe trekking experience. In such cases, Thrillophilia will issue a Credit note summing up to the same amount as your trek fee that can be redeemed on any of the treks over a period of the next year.

Additional Information

Overview:

Get ready to experience the adventure of a lifetime on the Stok Kangri Trek in Ladakh. This challenging 9-day/8-night trek will take you to the summit of one of the highest peaks in the Stok range, offering breathtaking views of the rugged beauty of the surrounding mountains and valleys. With every step you take, you'll feel a sense of excitement as you push yourself to new limits. If you're a trekking enthusiast looking for a new and exciting challenge, the Stok Kangri Trek is a must-do!

Quick Facts About Stok Kangri Trek:

Stok Kangri Trek Duration: 9D/8N

Stok Kangri Trek height 20180 Ft.

Trek Grade: Difficult

Mt Stok Kangri Trek Ladakh Trekking distance: 40 km

Temperatures: Day- 18° C to 10° C & Night 6° C to -5° C

Best Time to do Mt Stok Kangri Trek Ladakh: July to Mid September

Airport: Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport, Leh

ATM: ATMs are available at Leh

Start & End Point: Leh

About the Stok Kangri Trek, Ladakh:

  • Begin your journey in the picturesque town of Leh, known for its rich cultural heritage and stunning natural beauty. 
  • Trek from Stok Village to Chang Ma and witness the snow-capped mountains and valleys that are sure to leave you spellbound.
  • Hike from Chang Ma to Mankorma and be amazed by the beautiful landscapes of the region. 
  • Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the region, with crystal-clear streams, snow-capped peaks, and pristine glaciers.
  • Reach the Base Camp, located at an altitude of 5,100 meters, and prepare for the challenging ascent to the summit
  • Summit the majestic Stok Kangri and experience the breathtaking panoramic views of the gorgeous surroundings from the top. 
  • Descend from the peak and return to the Base Camp for a well-deserved rest. 
  • Trek back to Stok Village and take a moment to appreciate the memories you have created and the challenges you have overcome.
  • You will get expert guidance and support from experienced trekking guides and staff, ensuring a safe and enjoyable trekking experience.
  • Come back from the Stok Kangri trek with a sense of accomplishment, confidence, and a deep appreciation for the natural world.

Inclusions:

  • Accommodation – Stay at a guesthouse/ Hotel at Leh on Day 1, Day 2 & Day 8. Camping during the trek for the rest of the days.
  • Meals – Breakfast, lunch, snacks, and dinner, we provide simple, nutritious veg food on all days of the trek.
  • Trekking equipment – High-quality tents and sleeping bags in all the camps. Sleeping bags can withstand temperatures as low as -10 ºC, kitchen & dining tent, toilet tent, utensils, long ropes.
  • Safety equipment – First aid kit, oxygen cylinders, stretchers, oximeter, etc. will be with guide/trek leader and at the campsite as well to deal with emergencies.
  • Expert trek Leaders – All our trek leaders are at least qualified in basic/advanced mountaineering and first aid courses.
  • Expert Trek support team – The mountain staff on this trek consists of certified guides, cooks, helpers, and porters. 
  • Transportation: Transfers to and fro from Leh to Stok village.

Tips for Mt Stok Kangri Trek Ladakh:

  • Prepare yourself physically and mentally for the challenging trek.
  • Acclimatize properly to avoid altitude sickness.
  • Carry warm clothes, proper trekking shoes, gloves, trekking sticks, and other essential trekking equipment.
  • Stay hydrated by drinking plenty of water and carrying water purification tablets or a filter.
  • Protect yourself from the sun by wearing sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat.
  • Dress in layers to easily regulate body temperature in changing weather conditions.
  • Bring a camera to capture the stunning views, but protect it from the elements.
  • Carry extra batteries or a charging pack to keep your electronic devices powered.
  • Follow the trekking guidelines and respect the environment and local culture.
  • Hire experienced guides and porters to ensure a safe and enjoyable trek.

How to Reach Leh:

By Air:

Jet Airways, Go Air and Air India provide daily (once every day) flight service between New Delhi and Leh. In the summer season, the services may even be provided twice a day. You will enjoy the flight as you fly over many untouched areas and even some mountain ranges. The aerial view is just fascinating and gives a great start to your expedition.

By Road:

The road from Manali to Leh is only open in the summers. The road trip may take you 2 days, but depending upon the weather conditions, the travel may also extend to 3 or even 4 days. You should also make sure that you carry at least two spare tires. It is advisable to carry a sleeping bag with you well, as the bus may stop in the middle of nowhere for the overnight stay.

Another route to Leh via Srinagar also takes around two days. On this route, you would pass through some lonely yet famous villages like Kargil and Khalsi.

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