The area is rich in wildlife - we've seen kyang (the wild horse of the Changthang), wild goats, marmots, giant wild hares; bar-headed geese, brahminy ducks, gigantic "bearded" vultures, snow pigeons, Tibetan snow cocks and the rare black-necked crane.
We cross mountian passes strung with prayer flags and lush grasslands carpeted with wildflowers and visit ancient Tibetan Buddhist monasteries.
Horses carry all equipment, luggage and supplies. On the trail you need only carry a small day pack with water bottle and light shell. Our dining and lounging tent is large and our experienced and very friendly local team sets up camp and prepares meals in the separate kitchen tent.
Back in Delhi, we'll explore the great sites of Old and New Delhi, visit parks and vibrant markets. Walk and ride rickshaws through the lanes of Old Delhi.
Note: Tour package includes two domestic flights (Delhi to Chandigarh and Leh back to Delhi), all your international and domestic airport transfers, excellent hotel accommodation in Himachal Pradesh, Delhi and Leh, all meals, road travel by deluxe SUV, and roomy Gortex sleeping tents on the trek.
“...a perfect and powerful trip ... I feel very fortunate that I happened upon a trek being led by such knowledgeable, interesting ...and well organized people - thanks again...” Jim T.
"Just wanted to thank you for a very interesting and superbly organized trip. I enjoyed the trip very much, and found the hiking great. Thank you Carol for being such great hiking companion, I enjoyed your company and our many chats." Signe V.
Price: $3200 per person. Single room supplement $250.
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