Mountaineering in Ladakh Print E-mail

Ladakh offers almost unlimited climbing opportunity for the mountaineers and adventure lovers. One can climb peaks above 6000m.
Listed below are some of the favorite and famous peaks:


  1. Stok Kangari (6150mts) the climb is technically not difficult and need not to be a professional from the summit one can have spectacular view of Karakuram Range.     
  2. Kang Yaste (6400mts) it lies south east of leh on the top of Nimaling Plateau. It has two submits one is 6200mts and the second one is 6400mts which is technical.
    (Both the above peaks can be climbed exclusively or can be combined with Markha valley trek)
  3. Nun Kun in Kargil (Ladakh, 7135mts) completely technical and requires professional mountaineers.
  4. Mentok-1 and Mentok-2 both about 6000mts near Tsomoriri Lake. Not essential to be a professional. This climbing can also be combined with a Rupshu trek.