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Kanchanjunga Trek to Gochela in Sikkim

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Sikkim’s most popular trek to the foot of Mt. Kangchenjunga the 3rd highest peak in the world. Trek from Yoksum to Goechela pass at 4990m/. A world of subtropical forests, rhododendron forests, alpine meadows where the hairy yak heards graze to the high valleys surrounded by glaciers and snow capped peaks of the Kanchenjunga range. A trek to one of the last remaining pristine Himalayan wilderness.

 

 

 

 

Trekking Hints:-

 

Best Season:- April-June & October-December.
Trek Grading:- Easy to Difficult.
Duration:- 12 Nights / 13 Days.
Maximum Hiking Altitude:- Goechela pass – 4990m / 16,367ft.
Maximum Camp Altitude:- Lamunee – 4164m / 13,657ft.
Starting & Ending Point:- Bagdogra or Bhadrapur Airport.
Tour Availability:- Join a group trek or Private treks availabe on request.

 

 

 

 

Itinerary:-

 

 

01 Day:-

 Arrive at Bhadrapur Or Bagdogra Airport. Drive up the Teesta valley to Gangtok the capital of Sikkim. Over night at Netuk House or Similar.

 

 

02 Day:-

 Gangtok town & Rumtek Monastery sightseeing. Over night at Netuk House or Similar.

 

 

03 Day:-

 Drive Gangtok to Yoksum. Visit Tashiding Monastery enroute. Camp/Lodge.

 

 

04 Day:-

 Trek through dense forested valleys and hillsides to the Tibetan settlement of Tshoka. Ascending through rhododendron forests to the alpine meadows of Dzongri. Camp.

 

 

05 Day:-

 Continue ascending through rhododendron forests to the alpine meadows of Dzongri. Camp.

 

 

06 Day:-

 Day at Dzongri. Climb Dzongri Top for sunrise/sunset views.  Optional hike to Dzongri Pass or  Laxmi Pokhari. Camp.

 

 

07 Day:-

 Trek up the valley to Thangsing. Camp.

 

 

08 Day:-

 Thangsing. Morning hike to Lam Pokhiri. Afternoon trek to Lamune. Camp.

 

 

09 Day:-

 Trek up to near the top of Goecha La Pass. Camp.

 

 

10 Day:-

 Return trek from Thangsing to Tshoka. Camp.

 

 

11 Day:-

 Trek Tsokha to Yoksum. Camp.

 

 

12 Day:-

 Drive to Kalimpong. Hotel.

 

 

13 Day:-

 Drive to Bagdogra or Bhadrapur Airport for departure flight.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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