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6800 M



The Shafat-1 Expedition is a thrilling and challenging mountaineering adventure that takes you to the majestic peak of Mount Shafat-I at an altitude of 6800meters. Situated in a breathtaking mountain range in Suru Valley in Ladakh’s Kargil District, this expedition promises an unforgettable experience for seasoned mountaineers seeking a new summit conquest in Indian Himalayas.

The expedition typically spans around 20 days and includes phases of acclimatization, trekking through diverse landscapes, crossing alpine passes, and culminates in a challenging summit push.

The expedition begins from Delhi, and includes travel to Shafat Nala. Upon arrival to the base camp, participants undergo an acclimatization process to adjust to the high altitude and prepare their bodies for the ascent.

Participants will encounter stunning natural beauty, such as lakes, meadows, and unique wildlife along the way.

Experienced guides lead participants on a challenging ascent to the summit of Mount Shafat-I, requiring physical endurance, mountaineering skills, and mental resilience. Reaching the summit offers breathtaking views and a profound sense of accomplishment.

Throughout the expedition, participants have opportunities for cultural immersion, interacting with local communities and experiencing their traditions and warm hospitality.

Safety is a top priority, and the expedition is guided by experienced mountaineers who ensure proper planning and adherence to safety protocols.

The Mount Shafat-1 Expedition offers a unique blend of adventure, physical challenge, and natural wonders. It is designed for experienced mountaineers seeking to conquer new summits and create lasting memories in a breathtaking mountain environment.

20 Days

Kang yatse I

Kang Yatse 1 peak lies in the renowned Markha valley in the Ladakh region. Markha valley is a popular trekking spot in the Himalayas. One can spot Stok Kangri, Saser Massif, and Karakoram range peak doing this trek.


The word Chadar is derived from Urdu language translating to cloak which is precisely very apt for Chadar trek as it’s basically a trek across the frozen blanket of ice sheet over the Zanskar River

Zanskar Valley

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Day 4: Exploring LEH

Day 2: IMF clearance at DELHI

Day 6: Transfer from KARGIL to SHAFAT NALA

Day 7: We arrive at the Base Camp and acclimatize

Day 3: Transfer from DELHI to Leh

Day 5: Transfer from LEH to KARGIL

Day 9 - Day 16: Ascend and Descent to and from SHAFAT-I

Day 8: Trek Commences towards SHAFAT-I

Day 17: Transfer back from Base Camp to Shafat Nala

Day 1: Pickup from Delhi Airport

Day 18: Shafat Nala to Kargil

Day 19: Transfer back from LEH to DELHI

Day 20: Bid farewell with a cluster of memories



​​The only way to travel is to fly to Kushok Bakula Rimpochi Airport located in Leh. It is just 4 km away from the main city. The airport is well connected to Delhi and also receives flights from Mumbai, Srinagar, Jammu, Chandigarh and other general destinations in India. Even international travellers can fly directly from major cities like Kolkata, Mumbai and Delhi.


    Assistance upon arrival at Leh airport by Altitude Adventure's representative & traditional welcome at the Hotel/Guesthouse.
    Transportation as per the programme.
    All camping arrangements with all meals, crew, ponies for luggage.
    Return to the airport and round trip transfers along with all sightseeing tours by non-ac Vehicle as per the program.
    Inner line Permit to restricted / protected areas.
    Currently applicable taxes and service charges.
    Any future taxes / services / costs levied will be charged extra.

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