Snow Leopard Trek
Often termed as the Grey Ghost of the Himalaya with a long tail, white-gray coat spotted with large black rosettes, Snow Leopard is a sight to behold and barely seen. Including Ladakh, snow leopards can be seen in eleven other countries including China, Bhutan, Nepal, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Russia, and Mongolia. And wherever their prey can be seen such as sheep, argali, ibex, marmots, pikas, and hares. Snow leopards are found in many places but Ladakh is the best to spot because of their regular occurrence.
To spot the enigmatic snow leopard roaming freely in its natural habitat, Peak adventure has come up with the snow leopard trekking package. Organized only in winters, snow leopard tour will take you to all the remote and mountainous regions of Hemis National Park and neighboring areas where snow leopard sighting is prominent. It will take you at elevations between 10,000 and 15,000 feet, and pass through the Himalayan alpine and sub-alpine zones. Apart from wildlife spotting, snow leopard trek also includes free time to explore the monasteries of Leh and meet the Himalayan Buddhist communities.
With over a decade of experience in providing the finest and well-planned trekking tours in Ladakh, Sikkim, Garhwal, Himachal, and Kumaon, Peak adventure is amongst the trustworthy adventure companies of India. They specialize in offering trekking packages with a twist of unusual and exciting activities that offer ultimate fun and experience. Also, you can ask the travel experts of peak adventure to customize your trekking package, and they will create exactly what you have dreamt of. Accommodation in tents or hotels; daily meals; necessary permits, and gears will be included in the package. They lay importance on a friendly, efficient and positive approach to all aspects of organizing holidays. For any further information, request, and suggestions feel free to contact us; a marvelous trekking tour in India is waiting for you!
Region: The Land of high Passes; Ladakh
Duration: 13 Days
Altitude: 4090 mts - 4580 mts
Grade: Moderate to challenging
Season: Mid Nov - Mid Mar
Highlights of the trip
• Make new records by passing through some of the highest passes
• Experience the exquisite culture of Ladakh by monasteries
• Catch the glimpses of rare and beautiful snow leopard
• Meet and greet local people, who have contributed to the conservation of elusive snow leopard.
• Trekking in Hemis National Park to see snow leopard, blue sheep, wild horse, yak and birds
• Lose yourself in frozen Ladakh's incredible beauty