A five days trek over the low passes, this trek is an ideal introduction to combining comparatively easy trekking with a chance to visit the monastery of Liker and Rizong.
1th day : Leh to Liker, 7 hrs
Leave Leh by taxi and after reaching at Liker visit the monastery and then leaving behind the last house enter an arid terrain, start ascending toward a small pass Pobe-La, when arriving Sumdo cross the river on the right side, continue in the valley for about an hour and finally reaching the summit of the Charchar-La it is only half and hour to Yangthang from Charatse summit.
Day 2nd : Yangthang, ( full day ) camp at Yangthang, visit monastery,
Country side of Rizong village, which is very beautiful and peaceful.
Day 3rd : Yangthang to Ang, 4 hrs
Proceed to Wulle valley, then ascent Sermachen-la and then descent toward Hemis shukpachen, and big viilage and it is and it famous for cedar is found in the plenty, hince name of village there is beautiful Gompa, after crossing the village, there is flat land then steep descent follow right side, climb a steep slope to the summit of the Meptek-La. It is 2-hrs hike from Himes Shukpachen. Descent for half an hour and you are at Ang village. Camp near the river. A path leads to north towards Shyok valley.
Day 4th : Ang to Khaltse, 7 hrs
Next day an hour will take you to Tingmosgam village. It is the richest valley in Ladakh apricot, apple and nuts in many houses there are beautiful Gompa. Path through fields and from here descending along gentile slop, arrive at barren landscape then to national highway and one hour at Khaltse way back to Leh by taxi.
LADAKHINSIGHT TRAVEL Fort Road, (near Dolphin restaurant) Leh-Ladakh J&K India 194101