Markha Valley, Leh

4.5
#7 of 12 in Nature in Leh
Valley · Hidden Gem · Hiking Trail
Trek through dramatic, wild, and barren landscapes of Markha Valley, the most famous trekking route in the remote Ladakh. This scenic trek passes through an arid dessert, rocky canyons, wide-open pastures, timeless nomadic villages, and small Buddhist monasteries. You can hire a guide, join an expedition-style group, or with a good map, a tent, and a sleeping bag do the trekking all by yourself. Markha Valley is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , custom trip planner Edition.
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  • Without doubt, this is a premium trekking place and the best region to walk during the northern summer months. I did this trek on my own and I want to share some of my experience, adding a little...  more »
  • We suggest to start from Zingchen rather than Chilling. It took us 8 days (with one day exploring at Nymaling). We were 7 (3 children) autonomous. No need to take a sleeping bag but take a silken...  more »
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