With an abundance of mountain ranges to explore, there is bound to be a lot of trekking options in the Ladakh region. Revered as one of the toughest places to trek in India, the mountains of Ladakh offer an unforgettable adventure to its visitors.
Chadar Frozen River Trek on the Zanskar River: As winters set in this scenic valley of Ladakh, Zanskar River – the only passage to the main valley freezes down. Covered under thick blanket of snow, this river is one of the most challenging treks in the world. Popularly referred to as Chadar trek, it is one of the unique treks, with chilled rushing water flowing inches below down your feet. January and February are the best months to trek the Zanskar River as it is only in this period that the river freezes down.
Stok Kangri: At an elevation of about 20128 feet above sea level, Stok Kangri is the highest mountain range in Ladakh. On the way, you will get a chance to sight beautiful glacial lakes and wonderful scenery of lush green meadows. As you reach the top, you will be able to get views of the Karakoram and Zanskar Mountains. The exciting trek of Stok Kangri awaits you to push your boundaries. The best time to trek this highest mountain range in Ladakh is from July till September.