Kang Yatse 2 or shoulder is classified as trekking summit. Being a serious trekker, Kang Yatse 2 can offer you the thrill of mountaineering and an altitude exposure beyond 6000m. And obviously the way to reach the base camp is the magical silk route of Markha Valley.
Day 1: Arrival Day
Arrival at Leh – Afternoon after lunch Visit Leh Palace & Shanti stupa. At evening briefing of itinerary. Stay at Leh.
Day 2: Acclimatization Day
Visit to Hemis, Shey & Thiksey-3 monasteries practicing the age old culture of Ladakhi Budhisim. Stay at Leh.
Day 3: Trekking Day
Start early morning drive from Leh to Chiling 55Km. Chilling (3200m) to Skiu(3400m), (3-4) hours trek.
Day 4: Trekking Day
Skiu to Markha trek for 5 – 6 hours. Camp at Markah 3700m.
Day 5: Trekking Day
Markha to Thochungtse trekking, 5-6 hours. Stay at camp site,4200m.
Day 6: Trekking Day
Thochungtse to Mt.Kang Yatse(6240m) Base Camp trekking (7-6 Hrs). Stay at BC camp site,4720m.
Day 7: Orientation Day
Orientation and acclimatization day. Prepare for summit next day.
Day 8: Trekking Day
Base Camp ( 5000m ) to Summit ( 6200m) to Base Camp ( 5000m), 7 – 8 hours. Get down to Nimaling Valley.
Day 9: Trekking Day
Reserve day for summit.
Day 10: Trekking Day
Nimaling to Shang Shumdo(3730 m) trekking 7-8 hrs. Via Kongmaru La – 5130m, Chuskirmo( 4140m). Drive down to Leh.
Day 11: Departure Day
Say good bye to Leh. Start for your next destination.