Have you ever heard of coldest desert in the world? Certainly it is the Ladakh region that is blanketed with the high peaks of snowy mountains and dense clouds and beneath it there lies this lost kingdom. Before witnessing to it the vacationers are always puzzled why this land is remarkably popular among the varied tourists since it is the only region in India which is totally isolated from the modern world. But once a person marks his/her presence in this authentic land he will surely understand its specifications. trekking in india
Ladakh is filled with multiple adventures and high trails as its name only suggests, “land of high passes”, many enthusiastic travelers make their presence here to enjoy trekking experience at different trekking locations. Markha Valley Trek is among one of them that is certainly the most beautiful and attractive treks in the world. The Markha Valley Trekking can be ventured through the Himalayan crossing at an altitude of 5150 meters along the edges of the Indus Valley and the down parts of Zanskar.
The popularity of this amazing trek is too natural since it brings diversity in geography along with the relatively short trek which is so enthralling and hard to beat. The Markha Valley brings the colorful sheer canyon walls of the lower trails that ascends to the alpine grasslands of 4700 m Nimaling where seasonal shepherd herd goats, sheep and yaks on the rolling grasslands are surmounted by snowy peaks.
From Nimaling adventure tour of Markha valley, the trails reach over the 5150 m Gongmaru La before descending to the monastic town of Hemis. The trek can be ventured through different places but the easiest approach is from the ceiling where the Markha River joins the Zanskar. Although the closest access point to Leh is Spituk but it becomes tougher once we have to cross the Kanda La area of 4870 m to enter the Markha Valley. The trekkers can also find the toughest but most rewarding approach from the village of Stok by crossing the 4800 m of Stok La position that further joins the aforementioned Kanda La route towards the Markha Valley trekking route.
The whole adventure tour towards the Markha Valley covers an altitude of 5150 meters and encompasses many exciting moments which are complemented through various attractive tour packages and various trekking destinations. Surprisingly, the whole trek can be covered within 11 days of the period and the adventure enthusiasts can find the best time for exploring the treks during June to October months.
Don’t miss this surprising opportunity as the perfect period of the adventure trip has started. The Markha Valley trekking routes are waiting for you with lots of surprises and exciting events brilliantly packed with many learning activities. Conquer the world’s highest inhabited plateaus, the Little Tibet through the Markha Valley Trekking and cherish the thrills agitating you throughout the expedition.