From Srinagar 434km via Sonmarg, Zozila Pass & Kargil. J&K State Road Transport Corporation operates regular bus services between Srinagar and Leh on this route with overnight halt at Kargil.
Reporting Dates: 21, 22, 23, 24 and 25 September 2021
Day Wise Schedule:
Day 1 : Leh Reporting Skara Base Camp
Day 2 : Leh Orientaion and Accilmazation Walk
Day 3 : Drive to Zinchen Road head, 28km – 45minuts, Trek to Rumbak 3hrs
Day 4 : At Rumbak, Day walk towards Stok La base 4440mts
Day 5 : Rumbak to Base of Gandala (yurutse Family) 3hrs walk
Day 6 : Gandala base (16240Ft) (yurutse Family) to Shingo village 6hrs walk
Day 7 : Shingo to Kya Village 4hrs walk
Day 8 : Kya Village to chilling Trek 3 hrs and drive to Leh 2hrs
Day 9 : Check out After Breakfast
How To Reach The Base Camp:
By Bus: Route-1: from Srinagar 434km via Sonmarg, Zozila Pass & Kargil. J&K State Road Transport Corporation operates regular bus services between Srinagar and Leh on this route with overnight halt at Kargil.
Route-2: from Manali 474km via Keylong, Baralacha, Tanglangla & Upsi. Himachal Pradesh Tourism, HRTC and J&K SRTC operate daily Deluxe and ordinary bus services between Manali and Leh. The bus journey between Leh and Manali with an overnight halt at Keylong or Darcha.
By Train: The closest railway stations are Jammu, Pathankot or Chandigarh, both at least three days away by bus.
By Air: Major Airlines operate daily flights from Delhi/Jammu/Srinagar
Note: There is no prepaid mobile service availability at Leh – Ladakh region, only postpaid services are functional. (Airtel, BSNL, Only)
Note: Program schedule and route is subject to change without prior notice.
Accommodation Facilities: Sharing Tent accommodation and Sleeping bag shall be provided. A common toilet-cum bathrooms block is available at the camp.
Tented Accommodation sharing basic Ladies and Gents Separate Accommodation. Higher Camp Home Stay
Food & Water Supplies: Nutritious Vegetarian meals
Morning tea, breakfast, packed lunch, evening tea (in the camp), and dinner and after dinner tea/coffee/Bourn vita, shall be provided. Nutritious, vegetarian and good quality food shall be served at the camp. Please bring your own plates, mugs, spoons etc. Natural mineral spring water has been brought to the base camp from a nearby source. Washing of clothes is strictly prohibited. Hot Water Facility Available at basecamp only
What Participants Should Bring: Rucksack (if You have one), Woolens, Cotton Shirts, Slacks, Cotton Pants, Sun Cap, Shoes, Socks, Enameled or Steel Mug/tumbler, Plate, Spoon, Water purifying tablets, Pen knife, Needle, Thread, Spare buttons, Goggles, Cold cream/Vaseline, Soap, Toilet Paper, Towel, Rain sheet, Medicines which you normally use at home, Camera with extra batteries.
How To Join:
For Online booking: Members desirous of joining this programme may apply online by paying requisite program fee along with online booking amount i.e. Rs.13000/- We accept Net Banking, Debit Card and Credit Card payment on www.yhaindia.org for online payments.
After successful transaction Admit Card will be generated. Participant has to carry “Admit Card”, ” Medical Certificate” & “Membership Card”(Print out of membership card may also be accepted) at the time of reporting to the Base Camp.
For Offline booking: Members desirous of joining this programme may also apply on the prescribed “Trekking Registration Form” duly supported by a “Trekking Medical Certificate”, along with a DD of requisite amount of Rs.13000/-(Rs.50 postage charges) per person) in favour of “Youth Hostels Association of India” payable at New Delhi. The Registration Form and DD may be sent to the following address:
Participants can deposit the fees amount in below account number also:
Account Name: Youth Hostels Association of India
Bank: Punjab National Bank
Branch: Chanakyapuri, New Delhi-110021
Account No: 1736000100169945
IFSC Code: PUNB0173600
Trekking Division, National Office
Youth Hostels Association of India
5, Nyaya Marg, Chanakyapuri. New Delhi – 110021,
Contact No. More Details: Contact Us: 01145999020,15 – Whatsapp -9791837744
All Offline Booking confirmation is subject to the availability of seats. National Office will send the Admit Card along with a confirmation letter to the participant at the address mentioned in “Registration Form”.
Members can also apply through our YHAI Units or State Branch in their respective area.
Note: Seat once booked may not be re-scheduled or transferred.
N.B: Without admit card do not claim your registration as confirmed.
Important: Please read all the instructions of programme carefully before booking the same (including cancellation policy).
Cancellation: Cancellation before 30th August 2021 50% refund Any unforeseen event/strike or natural calamity will not be considered as a cause of cancellation. A refund will be given after completion of the program.
Cancellation Rules: Case you are unable to join this trek you will get a refund of RS 6500/- provided your request is received directly in the National Office at least 15 days in advance from the date of your joining. Any unforeseen event/strike or natural calamity will not be considered as a cause of cancellation. Refund will be given after completion of the programme.
Safety & Security: Extensive and painstaking preparations have gone into the planning of mountain biking routed for your safety. Our field staff and experienced camp leaders have been visiting the area to check all details. While every care has been taken to ensure safety, the Youth Hostels Association of India cannot be held responsible for any accident, illness and such other unforeseen eventualities.
Smoking, Use Of Alchohol And Narcotics Of Any Description Is Strictly Prohibited During The course Of The Program.