Saboo to Khaltsar trekSaboo to Khaltsar is an overall moderate trek, which includes some long bumpy drives. Camel Trek, Mountain flight, Khardung La is the main high lights in this trek.
Saboo / Digar / Chumik Yogma / Rongjok / Khalsar / Deskit
Duration of Trek: 07 Days.
Best Time: Mid June to September.
Highest Point: Digar La (5,250m)
Focus: Monasteries, Monks, People Villages.
Highlight: Camel Trek, Mountain flight, Khardung La.
Physical Challenge: Moderate overall, some long bumpy drives.
Day 01: Leh to Saboo to Digar La Base (3700m) 3-4 hrs
After the breakfast drive to Saboo and start your trek towards Saboo Phu, which is the grazing land for the livestock of the Saboo villagers. Beyond Phu is the base for Digar La. Overnight stay in camp.
Day 02: Digar La Base to Chumik Yogma (4620m) 6-7 hrs
After the breakfast walk up to Digar La (5250m), from where you can have a beautiful view of Saser Khangri and Karakoram Range. The ascent is bit difficult. Stay overnight in camp at Chumik Yokma.
Day 03: Chumik Yogma to Digar village (3105m) 3-4 hrs
Trek from the base of the pass for 14 kms to Digar, a small village. Stay overnight stay in camp.
Day 04: Digar village-Rongjok (3105m) 6-7 hrs
Trek eastward towards the Shyok valley and camp after a few hours walk. Stay overnight stay is in camp.
Day 05: Rongjok to Khalsar (3105m) to Deskit 3-4 hours
Walking down the Shyok valley leads you to the pretty village of Khalsar (3105 mts) on the Leh - Panamik road. Finish your trek and drive to Deskit. Stay overnight in Camp or hotel.
Day 06: Deskit to Leh
After Breakfast proceed for a short walk or visit Deskit monastery and drive back to Leh.