Matho West9 Nights , 10 Days ( LDK/C-PO1 )
Being close to Matho village this peak is known as Matho Kangri (6,200 m). Trek to this peak not as common as climbing to Stok peak but it's not tough either as some of the other peaks. Expedition to Matho peak starts from Martselang village which near to Hemis and ends at Stok in around 6 days.Best Time: June to Sept.
Day 1 : Arrival at Leh Airport. You will be escorted to the Hotel by our Company representative.
Coming straight to the altitude of min 3,200 m from a much lower place can cause some health problems. So to avoid that, we suggest our guest to take complete rest for a day to get acclimatized. Later there will be a briefing of the program by the agent or by the company representative. O/N in Hotel
Day 2 :Dive to Hemis and Thiksey monastery and have lunch at Chamba restaurant at Thiksey. Drive to Stok palace after the lunch.
Second day is good to get out doing some sightseeing because you are already acclimatized. So we will start by visiting Hemis and Thiksey monastery at first and then Stok palace after a hot lunch at Chamba restaurant. O/N in Hotel
Day 3 : :- Leh to Martselang to Chogdo (3-4 Hrs)
After Breakfast drive to Martselang and start trekking to Chogdo. Overnight in Camp.
Day 4 : Chogdo - Gyuncho La (4600 m) - Base Camp at 4350 m in 6- 7 h.
From now on, we will follow a new and rarely traveled route through the valleys to the east of our objective. Today, we turn towards the west into a tributary valley that leads after a long and gradual ascent to the Gyuncho La. From the pass we walk towards south to the Base of Matho West. Overnight in Camp.
Day 5 : Base Camp to Matho West Summit (6230m) 8-9 Hours
Early morning Start Climbing Matho from south to North. It is little easy ascent to the Summit from where you can have wonderful view of surrounding Peaks, valleys and Karakoram Range. Walk back to Camp. Overnight in Camp.
Day 6 :Base Camp at 4350 m - Shang La (4800 m)- Matho Phu (4350 m) in 6 h.
Today, we will cross many spurs and minor passes with occasional views northwards towards the Indus Valley and the peaks beyond. We climb up to the Shang La and then descend to the Tokpo River. Afterwards we will trek downhill to a nice camping place.
Day 7 :Matho Phu - Matho La (4820 m) Mankarmo (4500 m) in 4-5 hrs.
At the pass, colorful prayer flags flap in the wind, with the Zanskari range in the background. Afterwards, we descend steadily along the Jingchan River. We get great views towards the Stock summit and the Stock Kangri (6121m). Overnight in Camp.
Day 8 :Mankarmo to Stok to Leh
Morning after the breakfast walk down to Stok and drive to Leh.
Day 9:Rest and Souvenir Shopping.
Complete Leisure day one is free to explore Leh market and by souvenir as memories back home.
Day 10 :Departure. (End of the Tour)
Morning, transfer to the Leh airport for your flight to Delhi. It is a spectacular flight of one hour by around noon you reach to your Delhi hotel. If time allows, we can also organize a small sightseeing of the city.