This spectacular mountain standing out on the southern skyline of Leh is one of the most sought after peaks for enthusiastic climbers.
Life Away From Life’s numerous successful attempts on this 6121m / 20,076ft high peak , since 2002 , have made this a popular trek for the company.
HOW TO REACH LEH
Leh can be reached by Air & Land route By Air :There are regular flights from Delhi to Leh & Srinagar to Leh.Occasional flights from Jammu also operate between May to October. If you book well in advance you can get a good fare.
By Land :There are 2 land routes to reach Leh :
1: Delhi – chandigarh – Manali – Leh ( stop over at Keylong / Sarchu)
2: Jammu – Srinagar – Leh ( stop over at Kargil)
We can make arrangements for land route travel at an additional cost on request.
You can also join our Jeep Safari trip , which ply on these route , for just travelling to Leh and back.
Day 1 - Leh-Stok-Mankarmo
Day 2 - Mankarmo to base camp
Trek to Stok Kangri Base Camp (5000 mtrs/16,400 ft). Approximate trek time – 2-3 hours. Preparation for summit for the remaining day.
Day 3 - Base Camp acclimatisation
Acclimatization walk (5,400 mtrs/17,700 ft) and back to Base Camp. Preparation for summit for the remaining day.
For our final acclimatisation walk we’ll stroll up to Advanced Base Camp, which sits at 5300 metres. From the camp we have more fantastic views of the surrounding mountains and the route we’ll take up Stok Kangri. We’ll then return to base camp for the night.
Day 4 - Base Camp - Summit - Base camp
Summit attempt. A very early start will see us heading up to the summit. We will aim to arrive at dawn, which ensures we have incredible 360 degree views of the Indian Himalayan and the Karakoram range in Pakistan. The summit triangle of K2 is clearly visible too. After lots of celebratory hugs and handshakes we’ll make our way back to base camp for some well earned sleep.
Day 5 - Base camp to Stok to Leh
The last phase of your Stok Kangri trek is 12 km till you reach the village of Stok. On arrival in the village, board a vehicle and drive back to Leh. After you reach the town, transfer to your lodging and rest for the night.
Day 6 - Departure
|INCLUDED||Accommodation in non-ac rooms||Meals during trekking|
|Camping gear*||Activity point transfers|
|Climbing permits||Transportation in non-ac vehicles|
|LAFL coordinator||Accommodation in pvt. tents|
|LAFL Service Charges||Cooking staff|
|Luggage Porterage on trek|
|NOT INCLUDED||All beverages (including bottled mineral water)||any sightseeing out of itinerary.|
|Camera fees||Meals apart from those during the trek|
|All insurance||All tips|
|Phone and internet usage||Personal expenses|
|Personal medical requirements||All not mentioned in the ‘Included’ section|
Please note that cancellation charges are calculated of the total amount payable and not of advance amount. If 100% of the amount is not paid while registering, the cancellation policy stands void.