Short Itinerary :
Day 01 : Bagdogra / NJP to Gangtok
Day 02 : In Gangtok
Day 03 : Gangtok to Yuksom
Day 04 : Yuksam- Tsokha
Day 05 : Tsokha – Dzongri
Day 06 : Excursion Dzongri La & Rathong Valley
Day 07 : Dzongri-Thangsing
Day 08 : Thangsing-Chemathang
Day 09 : Chemathang – Goecha La – Chemathang
Day 10 : Chemathang-Thangsing
Day 11 : Thangsing
Day 12 : Thansing – Dzongri
Day 13 : Dzongri – Bakhim via Jamlingthang
Day 14 : Bakhim -Yuksom
Day 15 : Yuksom to Darjeeling
Day 16 : Darjeeling
Day 17 : Darjeeling- Bagdogra Airport / NJP Railway Station
Gangtok , Yuksom , Tsokha, Dzongri, Rathong Valley, Thangsing , Chemathang, Goecha La, Jamlingthang, Bakhim, Darjeeling, Bagdogra / NJP
Bagdogra / NJP
Start Point :
Meeting Point :
Bagdogra Airport / NJP Railway station
Bagdogra Airport / NJP Railway Station – Gangtok – Yuksom – Tsokha – Dzongri – Thangsing – Chemathang – Goecha La – Chemathang – Thangsing – Dzongri – Bakhim – Yuksom – Darjeeling – Bagdogra Airport / NJP Railway Station
Nearest Railway Station :
NJP Railway Station
Nearest Airport :
Best Season/Time :
March to June and October to December
Sightseeing in Gangtok & Darjeeling
Enjoy panoramic views of Frey, Koktang, Kabru, Ratong, Chandra Peak and the Kabru dome.
Enjoy magnificent view of Tea Estate
Welcome to Bagdogra / NJP. Meet and assist by our representative at Bagdogra Airport / NJP Railway Station. And drive to Gangtok. It is 125 kilometers from Bagdogra / NJP will take 4Hours. After arrival at Gangtok check in hotel. Overnight stay is at Gangtok.
After having breakfast, our full day will be spent in sight seeing in and around Gangtok including the famed Rumtek monastery, Enchey Monastery, Research Institute of Tibetology, Dodrul Chorten, Flower Show and Cottage Industries. Trekking permission has to be taken on this day. Overnight stay is at Gangtok.
Take our breakfast and drive to Yuksom via Rabangla. It is a 140 kilometer journey, covered in 6 hours. Yuksome is at 1700 meters above sea level. In Yuksom you will visit the site of first Chogyal (Monarch) of Sikkims enthronement. Then you will be transferred to your lodge for overnight stay.
This trek begins through rice wood hills with rich abundance of flora and fauna. It passes through forests rich in Oak, Spruce, Chestnut, Fir, Pines, Giant Magnolias and Rhododendron. It’s a botanists paradise. It provides us an opportunity to spot a large species of exotic of birds, butterflies and orchids which enchant the nature lovers. A four hours walk on a path lined with tall trees, brings us to Bakhim. After an hour we will be at Tshoka, a small village for overnight camp. (Distance of 16 km from Yuksom to Tshoka)
This trek is about 8 kilometers and six hours away from Dzongri. It shows us the ways to get closer to the world’s third largest peak, the legendary Kanchenjunga. The sight at dawn and dusk tinted in softest hues is permanently etched in the trekkers mind. The hillsides of Dzongri are painted in all colors of the rainbow as different varieties of flowers are in bloom. There we can stay in a camp at night.
This trail heads to the Dzongri La (at 4550 meters). It passes through the west of Kabur Peak. The two hour trek, with a steady pass, is rewarded by outstanding views across Rathong Glacier. This trek brings you to the spectacular peaks of Rathong Valley. The trail then leads downwards to the valley before coming back to Dzongri. The trail is tricky to follow in places.
The 7 kilometer and 4 hr. trek from Dzongri starts through lush green pastures and valleys. It leads into the beautiful valley situated at the base of Jupono peak. One has to cross a wooden bridge over the stream to reach the camping grounds in the giant valley.
This trek of 4,800 meters or 15,748 feet is situated at the base of the grand Pandim, Chemathang is 8 kilometers from Thangsing and takes around 6 hours to trek.
This trek is much higher and steeper in comparison with other treks. The Goecha La is about 5-km and takes to cover. This is the northernmost and highest point of the trek.
On this day of return journey, we will find rare birds which are found only on the high altitude, the occasional sight of blue sheep roaming in the wilderness.
This day is reserved for taking rest at Thansing.
We will trek from Thansing to Dzongri through Rhododendron forests to the camping site. We will take a side trip to Chowrithang, (4,380 meters or 14,370 feet) which takes eight-hours. There is the base camp of Himalayan Mountaineering Institute of Darjeeling. It is famous for the training of would be mountaineers. The panoramic views of Frey, Koktang, Kabru, Ratong, Chandra Peak and the Kabru dome are seen from here.
A two-hour walk from Chowrithang along the glacier leads to the Houe-Chu Lake, which has the special feature of its milky water. After this, we move from Chowrithang to Bakhim. There is a Zamling Gaon, named after Tenzing’s son, a good place to rest in the journey.
This route passes through one of the most dramatic forest areas of Sikkim in the fragrance of magnolias, which looks more beautiful in the spring when the giant Rhododendron are in full bloom.
We will have a leisurely walk for about four hours, which brings you back to Yuksom.
We will take a drive to Darjeeling via Peshok Tea Gardens. Here we will be transferred to hotel for overnight stay.
Early morning after having our breakfast, we will drive to Tiger Hill to see the glorious views of Sunrise. While coming back we will visit the Yiga Choling Monastery and War Memorial. Then, we will also visit the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Zoological Park, and Tibetian Self Help Centre. We are free to visit the local market and the “Chowrasta” Mall in evening. Night stay is at the hotel.
On the last day of our journey, will move to Bagdogra Airport / NJP Railway Station for onward Journey.
• 30 days or more before the journey: 10% deduction
• 15 to 29 days before the journey: 25% deduction
• 8 to 14 days before the journey: 50% deduction
• 7 days before the journey: Non refundable
• All refunds are processed with 15 working days.
• Refunds will be given in the bank account given by customer.
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