Zanskar River Gear List

What you should bring:

• Sunscreen
• Sunglasses (with retainers)
• Waterbottle (with carabiner to attach to raft)
• Headtorch (headlamp or flashlight)
• Sleeping bag (warm and compact)
• Sleeping pad (therma-rest or equivalent)
• Warm, fleece jacket
• Raingear (jacket and pants)
• 1 pair long pants and shirt for camp
• A couple of pairs of lightweight pants, shorts and shirts for time in Leh
• 2 pairs polypropilene top/bottoms (1 pr. midweight and 1 pr. expedition weight)
• Warm hat, socks and gloves (fleece or wool)
• Brimmed hat for sun protection
• Swimsuit/shorts
• Book/journal
• Toothbrush/toothpaste
• River footwear (river shoes or warm booties)
• Lightweight hiking shoes



• Video camera
• Sandals for traveling
• Binoculars
• Personal First Aid Kit


Global Descents Provides:

• All transfers from Dehli and return
• Deluxe accomdations while in Leh
• Quality expedition tents
• All meals from Dehli to return
• Highly qualified guide team
• Good, clean fun