This is a lovely peak on a long ridge running south from Korzok village on the shore of the Tso Moriri lake. In July and August the entire Korzok valley is green with wild flowers giving the peak its name. Mentok in Tibetan and Ladakhi means flower. In some old maps this peak has been named Mata. Best Period: Mid-July to mid October. Tour Sector: Leh / Tsomoriri / Mentok Khangri / Tsomoriri / Tsokar to Leh ... See More+
We offer 4 night & 5 days tour package of Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering in Mentok Kangri. Enjoy trekking in Mentok Kangri, Ladakh & explore the beauty of Himalayan region
Day 1Leh to TsomoririServices Included
After an early break fast, a jeep will drop you at Korzok, which is 225 km from Leh and is the head quarter of the area. Korzok village is on the bank of the lake and the Korzok monastery stands mightily overlooking the village and the lake. You will reach there in the afternoon and stay over night at Tsomoriri (4450m)
Day 2Tsomoriri to base camp (5/6 hrs.)Services Included
- Climbing Equipment
- Kitchen Equipment
The days trek starts early in the morning along the trail that first enter into the Korzok Phu Valley, then starts ascending up the slope among some of the herbal flowers whose color and the fragrance filled the valley. Then as we go around toward the back of the peak, some rocky path makes difficult for the horses. The base camp of the peak is quite windy and the camping area is rocky too.
Day 3Base camp to Mentok Kangri (6251 mts) (06 hrs.)Services Included
- Climbing Equipment
- Kitchen Equipment
The trek starts at around 02:00 am after having breakfast and then start ascending towards Mentok Kangri. To climb up along that scary slope of adjacent peak, probably above 6250 meters is technical and quite tough. But be sure that you should summit the peaks before sunrise. When you are at the top of the much-anticipated peak, it offers spectacular view of Mt Kharlung and at the other side, Mt Chamser and Mt Lungser with all those beautiful meadowy valleys and the blue lake all lying beneath. After enjoying the view, slowly and steadily get down towards base camp before it’s getting too late.
Day 4Rest and explore around the lakeServices Included
The day is rest to explore around the Lake and the village. Tsomoriri Lake is famous for its clear blue lake with the nomadic families settled around the lake. The local people consider the lake sacred. This lake is the breeding ground for numerous species of bird like Bar Headed Goose, great Crested Grebe, the Brahmin duck etc. Then visit the Korzok monastery before you leave this memorable trek.
Day 5Tsomoriri – Tsokar - LehServices Included
Early in the morning, the jeep will pick you up and drive on to Polokkonka pass (13500 ft) and visit Tsokar (a small Lake). The place is famous for wild Asses and the nomadic settlements. From there, short drive brings you on national highway route (Leh-Manali). Continue driving towards Leh via Taklang Pass (5350mts, the second highest motor able pass in the world. Arrive Leh in the evening.
? Accommodation in Delhi on Bed & Breakfast basis & in Leh with All Meals for Nun/Kun Expedition Packages.
? All transportation by Toyota Qualis, Innova or Scorpio
? Two men tent, Kitchen and dinning tents.
? Kitchen equipments and Toilet Tent.
? Stool, Table and mattresses.
? Food veg and non-veg.
? Cook, helper and Mountaineering guide.
? Horses for Luggages.
? Innerline permit, wild life fees and camping charges.
? Climbing Equipments i.e Rope, Ice Axe and Crampon.
? Indian Mountaineering Climbing charges.
? Any Airfare.
? No accommodation in Leh is included except Nun & Kun Packages.
? Sleeping Bags, trekking shoes and clothing.
? Any Kind of Personal Expenses or Optional Tours / Extra Meals Ordered
? Any thing not specifically mentioned under the head “Prices Included”.
? Tips, Insurance, Laundry, Phone Calls.
? Any Kind of Drinks (Alcoholic, Mineral, Aerated)
? Cost incidental to any change in the itinerary/ stay on account of flight cancellation due to bad weather, ill health, roadblocks and/or any factors beyond control.
? Prices valid from 01 May 2020 to 30 September 2020.
? 10% cancellation charges if the trekking is cancelled within 30 days before the tour.
? 20% cancellation charges if the tour and trek is cancelled within a one week before the tour.
? No refund if the trek or tour is cancelled after starting or middle of the trek or tour.
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