Trekking is immensely enjoyed by tourists who visit Leh because of the snow caped mountains and the scenic beauty of the region. Tourists can undertake both mild and challenging trekking across the snow covered Himalayan terrain. Experienced and trained trekkers can compete in the trails of the mountain ranges that surround Leh.Trekking institutes present in the area aid tourists in their treks. The months between June and September are noted as best months for trekking. The Markha Valley trail, Spiti to Ladakh trail, Ladakh Zanskar trail, and the Nubra Valley trail are some of the popular trekking routes in the valley. Apart from this, tourists can also enjoy safaris along the plain valleys along the Indus River.