Stok La Pass At 4,800 Metres
Lamayuru Monastery And Hemis National Park
The trek from Spituk to Stok is easy yet adventurous. It will take you through the renowned part of the Hemis High Altitude National Park and lead you to Stok La pass at 4900 metres above sea level too. From Stok la, you will see three famous and parallel mountain ranges, namely Zanskar Range, Ladakh Range and Karakorum Range. You will also see few of the highest peaks of Ladakh, which are Kang Yatse and Stok Kangri. Snow leopards are known to be present in this area and route. And if you take a tour of the Stok Palace, your tour will be complete, as you will connect with the historical roots of Ladakhi this way.
Bed tea will be served to you in your tent with wishes, early in the morning. Then you have to start packing all your belongings. Keep essentials like camera, sunglasses, lunch and water bottle in a light backpack. Then, enjoy your breakfast in the dining tent. You will be all set for the day after breakfast. Your guide will show you the way on the trail, and you have to follow with your backpack. The heavier items will be carried by horses. You will stop for lunch at noon and take some rest. The trek will resume after that and the kitchen staff and horsemen will lead the way. Before you arrive at the camp, the team will have tea, juice and snacks ready for you. After arriving at the campsite, you can spend your leisure time in any way you want. You will be served dinner at 7pm and after that, the guide will share the next day’s plan with you. You can offer him your suggestions too.
The menu for breakfast, lunch and dinner will be multi-cuisine, starting from Tibetan and Ladakhi to Indian, Chinese, Continental, and Italian.