Darcha Lamayuru Trek
Darcha Lamayuru trek is best meant for passionate trekkers who don’t want to miss a single chance of adding thrill and adventure to their life. While trekking on Darcha to Lamayuru trek you will lead in the middle of the Western Himalayas to a long distance footpath that connects Darcha in Lahaul with Padum in Zanskar and Lamayuru in Ladakh. You can visit the Phuktal monastery constructed under a huge cave, Sani Gompa, Karsha Gompa, Mani Gompa, Lingshed Gompa, Bardan Gompa and Lamayuru Gompa. After reaching at the height of 5100 mts, the route will take you to various passes like Shingo la 5100 mts, Sengge la 5060 mts, Parfi la, Hanuma la 4800 mts, Prinkti la and SirSir la.
You will cross some old sheperds track, pack horse trail and primeval route. Also you will cross rivers of Bhaga, Doda, Chandra, Tsarap, Indus and Zanskar. Darcha Lamayuru trekking tour in Ladakh is certainly one of the classic trekking tours that will allow you to see heaven on this earth. At Explore Yourself, we can turn your dream of witnessing the beauty of nature through . From here one can drive to Darcha (3,360 m) over the Rohtang pass (3,978 m) the gateway to Lahaul, Spiti, Pangi and Zanskar valleys.
You can set up camp at Darcha, which is the starting point of our Darcha Lamayuru trek. From there, you will be crossing Shingo La pass (5,090 m) to get into Zanskar. You will find many ancient Gompa throughout the way. You will visit shepherds, an oldest Gompa in Ladakh with big Buddhist literature library and soon land in Leh. Here you can see groups of sheep, beautiful landscape and climb over snowy mountains with repetitive views of the Great Himalayan range. This trek will end at Lamayuru with an amazing travelling experience you might have never had before.
LOCATION:- Ladakh Himalaya ( Darch is on the border of Himchal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir. The nearest railway station is Shimla Railway station only that is 174 km away. Buses and jeeps would be available in plenty to reach Darcha).
Best Time to Visit:- Mid June to September. During winter the cold climatic conditions may pose difficulty to stay there.