The Lamayuru to Chilling Trek (Option 2)
Day 01: Drive to Lamayuru from Leh (125Km) :
Which is 4 to 5 hrs drive by jeep via visiting the Alchi. Today we camp at Lamamyuru. O/N Camp.
Day 02: Lamayuru - Wanla via Prinkiti La (10 km) :
Prinkiti La is at an altitude of 3650 m and from here one gets a beautiful view of the barren Zanskar Range. From here the trek enters a narrow gorge. Visit the local gompa. We will camp for the night at Wanla.
Day 03: Wanla - Hinju (13 km) :
Hinju village (3720 M) has 3 main settlements: Lower Hinju, the main village and Upper Hinju. Our campsite is 2 kms from the main village.
Day 04: Hinju - Camp via Konze La (15 km) :
Konze La is at an altitude of 4950 M and there are views to the Ladakh range and the Karakoram, and of the Stok range and the main ridges of the Zanskar range to the East. Overnight in tents.
Day 05: Camp - Dung Dung La Base (12 km) :
To reach the base of Dung Dung La, a short and steep ascent over an intermediary ridge is required. Today our campsite will be in a meadow at 4400 M.
Day 06: Dung Dung La Base - Chilling via Dung Dung La (15 km) :
The trail winds past yak herders camps before crossing a series of slopes to the Dung Dung La (4820 M). From here enjoy views of the Ladakh, Stok and Zanskar ranges. From here descend to Chilling village where one can view the confluence of the Markha and Zanskar rivers and also the upper reaches of the Markha valley towards the Kongmaru La. From here drive to Leh. Overnight in a hotel.