Parang La Trek the famous Trekking routes in Ladakh – Spiti Valley
Starting of Parang La Trek is Spiti valley and in ancient time people used it as a trade route between Spiti, Tibet and Changthang, lying at a great height of 5,600 metres.
Highlights of Parang La Trek
On the trail you will witness adorable scenic sights of valleys and towering snow clad mountains of Spiti.
There are many streams throughout the trek and you will love walking on the river bed.
With a rich variety of Flora and Fauna experience the change by trekking through barren lands and rocky areas.
Reach Karzok and meet new people with different culture and preferences.
The summit offers unparalleled views of Changthang valleys, Spiti and Parilungi peak. On the way enjoy the views of Kanamo Peak.
Key Points of Parang La Trek
Proper conditioning & training of body required
Need proper gear & clothing for sub-zero temperature?
Shoes are the single most important equipment.
High Altitude requires proper acclimatization.
Beautiful landscapes so carry good photo gear & Extra battery backup.
The backpack should not exceed 10kgs.
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Duration:12 Days (Manali to Leh)
Best Season:After Mid June and Mid Sep
Highest Point: 5600 metres
Weather:Nights are cold and day temperature is pleasant during the season.
Temperature:(5°C to 10°C) (-2°C to -5°C)
Short Itinerary Parang La Trek
Day 1 – Manali to Kaza (202 km)
Day 2 – Kaza to Chicham (18 km) Acclimatization Day at Chicham (4270 m)
Day 3 – Acclimatization Day at Chicham
Day 4 – Chicham to Thaltak (4693 m) (8 km)
Day 5 – Thaltak to Borochin (5100 m) (12 km)
Day 6 – Borochin to Kharsa Yongma (4850 m) via Parang La (5100 m) (14 km)
Day 7 – Kharsa Yongma to Kapapuche (4700 m) (20 km)
Day 8 – Kapapuche to Kitpodansa (4550 m) (20 km)
Day 9 – Kitpodansa to Chumik Shilde (4704 m) (18 km)
Day 10 – Chumik Shilde to Kiangdom (4588 m) (14 km)
Day 11 – Kiangdom to Karzok (4615 m) (22 km)
Day 12 – Drive from Karzok to Leh (240 km)