This likir trek is also called the "Baby Trek" because of the easy and mild hiking conditions. Starting from Likir, one passes through different villages among the richest in Ladakhki local culture and its worth visiting the monasteries of Likir, Ridzong and Tingmosgam on the way to this trek.This is the trek that can be done throughout the year, as the passes are not very high and don't get snow-blocked during the winter. This is one of the easy Trekking in Ladakh, where one does not need a tent. It leads through historical villages with Buddhist stupas, and Mani walls, and several kind of Buddhist monastery (gompas). In July the temperatures crosses more than 30 degree Celsius.
Trekking in Ladakh is said to be trouble-free from Likir to Temisgam. One can look forward to a very enjoyable trek; easy to start for those who are short on time. It starts a little to the west of Leh in the rich village of Likir, and cross several low passes with pretty villages in between. One gets to see the ancient spiritual monasteries. In fact Ladakh travel itself has a very pleasant landscape and life-style.Start walking early in the morning, take a break at noon and continue again around 3 pm. One will meet people working in their fields; enjoy beautiful landscapes with villages like oasis in the desert.