Although it requires no prior experience in mountaineering, this trek to Stok Kangri does require a level of acclimatization. This is done from your starting point in Leh, giving you two full days to explore the beautiful Ladakhi culture. From then on, your trek will trail through the Stok Village and Mankorma before reaching the base camp, marking your gradual ascent in altitude. On the summit day, you'll begin early in the morning, giving you the unforgettable experience of hiking in the dark and watching the sun rise over the mountains.
- • Conquer a 20,000 foot high peak, the highest in the Stok range.
- • Watch the dawn sky turn pink on summit day.
- • Camp at starkly beautiful locations.
- • Spend a couple of days in Leh and visit Shanti Stupa, Leh Palace and Leh Monastery.
Rules on the trip
Participants must adhere to the instructions of the team leader during the Stok Kangri trek.
Smoking, consumption of alcohol, narcotic drugs etc. is strictly prohibited while on the trek.
For onward bookings from Leh after the Stok Kangri trek, please keep a day or two extra, in case of delays.
For cancellations made 24 days or more before departure of the trek to Stok Kangri: 95% of trek cost will be refunded.
For cancellations made between 14-24 days before departure of the trek to Stok Kangri: 70% of trek/tour cost will be refunded.
For cancellations made between 8-14 days before departure of the trek to Stok Kangri: 50% of trek/tour cost will be refunded.
For cancellations made less than 7 days before departure of the trek to Stok Kangri: No refund.
No show: No refund.
All refund amounts will be processed after deducting any transaction charges.
Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions
The operator reserves the right to change the itinerary of the Stok Kangri trek depending upon the weather conditions and other factors. If extra cost is incurred due to rescheduling, it will be borne by the trekker.
All the arrangements for the Stok Kangri trek are pre-planned and prepaid. In case of non completion of the Stok Kangri trek due to any reason whatsoever there will not be any refund for any unutilized services. Any extra expense due any alteration has to be paid extra.
There is one buffer day in the itinerary of the Stok Kangri trek, which will be used only if the first summit attempt was unsuccessful. The cost for the buffer day, if utilised, will be payable on the spot. This will cost INR 1975 per person and is payable on return.