Tour Packages Details

Sandakphu Trek (06 Nights/07 Days) Package Code : TTT03

PACKAGES DESCRIPTION

Sandakphu Trek

PACKAGES INCLUDE

Hotel Stay

Meals

Transport

Sightseeing

DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1

Bagdogra - Darjeeling (84 kms/3 Hrs)

On arrival at the Bagdogra airport, you will be received by our guide and then drive to Darjeeling town. Transfer to hotel. Evening free to visit the Chowrasta Mall and the local market. Overnight at hotel

Day 2

Darjeeling -Maneybhanjan, 2134m- Trek to Tumling, 3000m

After an early breakfast, drive to Maneybhanjang (24 kms, 2 ½ hrs drive) from Darjeeling.. At 2134 meters, this is the end of the tarmac road and the start of a 1500 meter climb up onto the Singalila Ridge. Today you will trek up to the Tonglu Ridge, and reach your destination for the day - Tumling, in 6-7 hrs. It is a hard first day’s climb. Slow and steady pace over the 12.5 kms route will enable the following schedule:-You will stay overnight at either Tumling in a comfortable private lodge, or at the trekkers hut at Tonglu.

Day 3

Trek Tumling -Garibas, 2621 Mtrs – Kal pokhri

Rise early for a sunrise view from Tonglu Top. Weather permitting you will get fabulous views of both, Singalila and Chola Ranges. Mount Chomalhari, in Bhutan is also visible. Return to Tumling for breakfast. After breakfast, take the trail through the Singalila National Park. Mature forests, cascading streams and wild flowers, are a delight to the senses. A leisurely downhill walk of just 06 kms will bring you to Garibas in just 02.30hrs. Continue trekking to Kal Pokhri, 3081 m. It is a 6 kms fairly steep trek, which will take about 3.30 - 04 hrs of easy trekking. Overnight at comfortable private lodge.

Day 4

Kal Pokhri, 3081 - Sandakphu, 3636 Mtrs

After an early breakfast trek to Sandakphu and you are no doubt likely to feel the effects of the thinner air as you climb over 3000 meters for the first time. However, there is plenty to distract the mind, as you are rewarded with remarkable panoramic views of Khangchendzonga, Makalu, Everest, Lhotse and the other, lesser peaks of Sikkim and eastern Nepal. The very steep 6 kms trek will take 03-04 hrs If the weather is clear, there are remarkable sunset and sunrise views from Sandakphu, of Everest, Makalu, and Khangchendzonga. Overnight in trekkers huts / private Lodge.

Day 5

Sandakphu, 3636m – Srikhola, 1800m

Awake early for breathtaking sunrise views of the great peaks. After breakfast trek down through deep forests to the bottom of the valley and scenic Srikhola – a mountain stream. It is a very steep descent for 13.5 Kms, and will take about 06 hours. Tonight you will stay at another private lodge or trekkers hut.

Day 6

Srikhola, 1800m – Rimbik, 2286m

After breakfast you will continue the trek to Rimbik – a picturesque mountain village. You ascent gradually, to 2286m. on a 5.5 Kms long trail. The last days trek will take about 03-04 hrs. Upon arrival transfer to your jeep for the 68 Kms, 4.30 hrs, drive back to Darjeeling.

Day 7

Darjeeling- Bagdogra Airport (84 kms/3 hrs)

After breakfast, drive to Bagdogra Airport for onward journey.

End Tour

- All surface transportation on an independent vehicle

- Accommodation in Hotels on Twin sharing basis including Breakfast.

- During the Trek accommodation will be provided in Trekkers Huts/Lodges 

- All meals during the trek

- Service of an English speaking guide

- Permits and trekking fees 

The cost does not Include:-

- Air fare or Train fare

- Entry fees to museums, monuments etc

- Personal Insurance

- Hard or soft drinks

- Camera fees

- Anything NOT mentioned in “The Cost Include”

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