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 +===== Plans for our Ladakh trip =====
 +
 +When: from ~ Aug 17\\
 +Duration: for ~3 weeks\\
 +Expected cost: return flight ~ 1000 Eur + something expenses there (difficult to estimate, but it should not be much)
 +
 +
 +=== General Ladakh information ===
 +
 +  * [[http://​wikitravel.org/​en/​Ladakh|Wikitravel]]
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 +== Maps ==
 +
 +  * [[http://​www.adventurestrek.com/​images/​ladakh-map.jpg|quite good maps with tracks]] (try this first)
 +  * [[http://​www.cfa.harvard.edu/​~jbattat/​personal/​adventures/​ladakh.html|an overview map]]
 +  * [[http://​www.koausa.org/​Ladakh/​zanskar_map.jpg|detail of Zanskar]]
 +  * an old (1963) set of 1:250 000 maps
 +    * [[http://​mapy.mk.cvut.cz/​data/​Indie-India/​India_5F250k/​ni43_8.jpg|north of Ladakh]]
 +    * [[http://​mapy.mk.cvut.cz/​data/​Indie-India/​India_5F250k/​ni43_12.jpg|south of Ladakh]]
 +  * [[http://​www.stanfords.co.uk/​stock/​india-ed-olizane-trekking-maps-of-ladakh-and-zanskar/​|to-buy paper map]]
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 +== GPS ==
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 +Look [[http://​artax.karlin.mff.cuni.cz/​~kaspj0am/​maps/?​id=Ladakh|here]] (zoom in to see more details).
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 +
 +== The plan ==
 +
 +  - A few days of acclimatisation and preparation in Leh.
 +    - [[http://​www.tibetheritagefund.org/​media/​projects/​ladakh/​leh old town/​Leh_Heritage_Walk.jpg|a map of heritage of Leh]]
 +  - A ~10 days trek in mountains and via monasteries. E.g. Jhunglam trek, look [[http://​www.himalayansummits.com/​jhunglam-trekking.html|here]] or [[http://​www.bestladakh.com/​b/​en/​trek01.html|here]]
 +  - Ascent of Stok Kangri, look [[http://​www.bestladakh.com/​b/​en/​mount01.html|here]]. ​
 +    - [[http://​www.dirttreks.com/​2007/​india/​stok/​map.htm|Detailed map and ascent notes]]
 +    - [[http://​www.dirttreks.com/​2007/​india/​stok/​trek.htm|Ascent diary]]
 +    - [[http://​alpspitze.al.funpic.de/​tripreports/​stok_kangri/​stok_kangri.htm|Route marked on a photo]]
 +    - [[http://​www.tourenwelt.at/​detail.php?​tourId=171|A good description with pictures and GPS track. Auf deutsch.]]
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 +
 +
 +
 +=== Alternatives ===
 +
 +  * [[http://​www.tourenwelt.at/​detail.php?​tourId=187|Markha valley]]
 +
 +=== Other links ===
  
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