The Sham Valley, which is also known as the “Apricot Valley”, being the abode of Apricot Flower that blossoms in the valley during the winters, is one of the easiest treks in Ladakh region. The trek is suitable for beginners as well as families. Often dubbed as a ‘baby Trek’,
The best time for trekking in the Ladakh region is May through October. There are winter treks for snow leopard observation, but the temperatures are cold and there will be snow on the ground. Many places are closed to tourists during this time, so you should plan accordingly.