All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.

- JRR Tolkien

The trek starts from Rumtse village which is located in the eastern region of Ladakh. While trekking to Tsomoriri lake you will get to explore the untouched regions of the Changthang valley. While trekking you will follow the group leader who will guide you through your journey. The support staff moves ahead of the group and gets the campsite ready before the trekkers reach the place. Meals for the trekkers are prepared by a cook. On the way to Tsomoriri, you can meet the nomads of the Changthang valley, visit ancient monasteries and capture numerous species of wildlife and migratory birds. You will cross several rivers and high passes. From the top of the passes, you will get to enjoy magnificent views of the Zanskar ranges and panoramic views of the Changthang valley. Upon reaching the highest pass during the Rumtse Tsomoriri Trek - Yalung Nyau La you would get to enjoy a beautiful view of the Tsomoriri Lake surrounded by high snow-capped peaks. Along the way, you would also visit the Tsokar lake which is also known as the white lake because of the large concentration of salt that gets deposited on its banks. As you trek on the salty shores of the lake, you might be able to see folks of endangered migratory birds such as black Necked cranes and bar-headed geese along with local wildlife residents such as Tibetan sand grouse, brown-headed gulls to name a few. The Rumtse tsomoriri Trek would end in a small village known as Korzok village which is about a 6 hours journey from Leh. The ride to Leh is bumpy till you reach the Indus River after which you will find well-tarmac roads making the final part of the journey very comfortable. You can spend the last day of your journey exploring the old markets of Leh and buying souvenirs Highlights Cross over 7 high passes while trekking to Tsomoriri Lake Trek along the ancient salt route of Ladakh. Passing through the Rupshu valley, which is known for its unique culture and traditional way of life Beautiful views of the Tsomoriri Lake from the top of Yalung Nyau La. Visit the picturesque Tso Moriri lake, which is considered one of the most beautiful high-altitude lakes in the world Camp under the stars in the picturesque pasture land of Tisaling.Meet and interact with Tibetan nomads living in the Changthang valley Visit the sacred monasteries of Ladakh such as Shey and Thiksey Spot a wide variety of wildlife, including bharal (blue sheep), marmots, and black-necked cranes Price includes: Accommodation: Entire accommodation during the trip All transport as mentioned in the itinerary with an experienced driver Meal during the trek Experienced Trek Leader and support crew for the entire trek. Camping Gear, Kitchen tent, Client tents, Rations etc. Oxygen cylinder in case of emergency Horses or Mules for transporting client baggage and camping gear Porterage, max 15 Kgs per guest Permits and wildlife fees Not included: Airfares Meals during stays in Leh. Personal equipment and personal sleeping bags. Any additional transport or activities apart from the trip itinerary. Travel Insurance Expenses rise through unforeseen conditions like bad weather, natural calamities, flight cancellations, etc Rescue and evacuation services. Expenses of any personal nature like phone calls, drinks, cigarettes, souvenirs, laundry, etc. Tips Anything not explicitly mentioned in inclusion.

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The itinerary for this trip can be customized to suit your needs from your accomodations to what gear you need for the day.


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