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Zanskar Valley & Monastery's,.* “It is an heretic that makes the fire, Not she which burns in't.” *

"Pibiting gompa" is a very beautiful monastery located in Zanskar region of Jammu and Kashmir. It... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
ZAGREUS Z
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India
Chadar trek

Bucketlist item ticked ,this January! Its an undescribable experience in harsh subzero conditions... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
dryfternamz
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Manali, India
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

"Pibiting gompa" is a very beautiful monastery located in Zanskar region of Jammu and Kashmir. It is situated very close to Padum.Another "Karsha Monastery" having largest number of monks residing ,is in Zanskar Valley (Padum town) .Very good roads,local transportation,rental bikes and short distance of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

Bucketlist item ticked ,this January! Its an undescribable experience in harsh subzero conditions ,the terrain is what keeps you going....The walk on the frozen river is an adventure of a lifetime ,the beauty of the ice sheets and the deep blue river flowing in between...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank dryfternamz
Reviewed 19 October 2018

The Zanskar valley is a stark high-altitude desert where the surreal beauty of the land just takes your breath away. The weather can get pretty extreme here, with hot summers and frigid winters. The land is barren, except for little green oases around rivers and...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank The-Great-Next
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I had tried for my Leh-Ladakh trip, but it feels horrifying experience, once you pay them in full they just let you drop to third party who actually operates the tour and then you sucks with your messed holiday, never ever think of to go...More

Date of experience: July 2018
6  Thank SapanB17
Reviewed 28 July 2018

We came to know of Zanskar Valley from a friend and decided to see it for ourselves. What we found was indeed a treat for eye and lungs too! Pristine environment, fresh air and a heaven for photographers. Must see whenever you visit Ladakh.

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank GuruGhummakad
Reviewed 2 April 2018

I went for trekking on zanskar river and trekked till frozen aterfall Naerak waterfall. Zanskar has sceneic beauty. its silent and seems non ending frozen path where you are walking. its a difficult terrain because of its temperature which is almost varies from day temperature...More

Date of experience: January 2018
4  Thank shubha22
Reviewed 11 March 2018

the place is full of natural attraction and the beauty of the place is exceptional as you will like the place to visit in june or july

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank saqlain2
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Both my wife and I travelled from Kargil to Zanskar valley in a Scorpio alongwith our driver Vicky last year in July. Even then these 250 km took us 8 hours to traverse. Our aim was to reach Padum in good light, so we started...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank Arunverma
Reviewed 15 January 2018

The thrill of being in Leh was just because of tis beautiful place called Zanskar that I along with my fellow trekkers visted last september. The pure and great feel in such an unabashed clean environment was just fantastic. We loved every moment of it

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

My trip to Ladakh was most wonderful and full of adventurous. You will feel the place is Untouched and free of artificial world. It will completely mesmerized you. Loved It...I visited there in August 2014.

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank SuryaDhakray
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ShalliniD
13 January 2018|
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did you manage to complete the track in Feb if yes plz share your experience I'm planing for 20th Jan 2019.
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SukeshNayak
8 July 2017|
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Response from shashindrak | Reviewed this property |
I think Wet N Wild fort road , Leh can solve your problem, I am not interested in Chadar trek but want to see frozen Ladakh & Zanskar river in coming winters at 70 age.1 more person Sonam Chan can help you.
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RajalakshmiM8
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Response from SharathBh | Reviewed this property |
We had gone with the Trek the Himalayas. They were not that professional and they did not have any interest in finishing the trek and they took us half way only. White magic started during the same time and finished the... More
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