This trek will take you through roads less traveled to some really remote villages. Hemis to Stok trek will also promise you trekking through high mountains and passes.
Day 1 Leh to Martselang to Chogdo 3-4hrs.
After Breakfast drive to Martselang and start trekking to Chogdo. Overnight in Camp.
Day 2 Chogdo – Gyuncho La (4600 m) – Camp at 4350 m in 6- 7hrs
From now on we will follow a new and rarely traveled route through the valley. Today, we turn towards the west into a tributary valley that after a long and gradual ascent leads to the Gyuncho La. We descent a few meters below to establish our campsite.
Day 3 Camp at 4350 m – Shang La (4800 m)- Matho Phu (4350 m) in 6hrs
Today, we will cross many spurs and minor passes with occasional views northwards towards the Indus Valley and the peaks beyond. We climb up to the Shang La and then descend to the Tokpo River. Afterwards we will trek downhill to a nice camping place.
Day 4 Matho Phu – Matho La (4820 m) –Mankarmo (4500 m) in 4-5hrs
At the pass, you can see colorful prayer flags flap in the wind, with the Zanskari range in the background. Afterwards, we descend steadily along the Jingchan River. We get great views towards the Stock summit and the Stock Kangri (6121m). Overnight in Camp.
Day 05 Mankarmo to Stok to Leh
Morning after the breakfast walk down to Stok and drive to Leh.