Ladakh is considered to be one of the most fascinating places to visit in India. Whether you are a nature lover or an adventure enthusiast, Ladakh is sure to call out to you. Every years, a large number of bikers and road trippers embark on the journey to Ladakh from Chandigarh or Manali. Ladakh is also a delight for trekkers who are spoilt for choice in this rugged terrain. (ALSO SEE Places to visit in Ladakh on your Manali-Leh-Srinagar bike ride) Of the several trails in the Ladakh region, the Markha valley trek is perhaps the most rewarding. It takes you through clear skies, turquoise lakes and beautiful pastures. The dreamy villages, beautiful monasteries and colorful rocks formations on this trekking trail give you memories to cherish forever. Here are some spectacular photos of Markha valley trek that will spark your wanderlust.

A man and a woman trekking on Markha Valley trekking route in Leh Ladakh

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Traveler on the Markha valley trek route in Ladakh

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Panorama on the Markha Valley trekking route

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Himalayan village in Markha Valley trek in Ladakh, India

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Old monastery in Markha Valley in Ladakh

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View into the Markha Valley with Himalayan mountains range – Ladakh

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Wheat field located in Marhka Valley near city of Leh

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A trekker on Markha valley trekking route in Leh Ladakh

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A lake on the Markha Valley trekking way, just under the huge Kang Yaze which is a 6400 m white peak in Ladakh, India

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Frozen river in the valley with mountain range as background on Markha valley trek route

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A yak and a few cows graze in the meadows of Markha Valley, Ladakh

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The best time to do the Markha valley trek is June to September. So, give the crowded Ladakh attraction a miss and embark on this lovely trek instead.