Kanchenjunga Trekking Tours on Mountain Trek of Himalaya
Imagine the white snowy peaks of the mighty Himalayas, ideal for testing your endurance. Kanchenjunga Mountain is one such place where the Adventure lovers can raise their adrenalin rush. If you also love to test your limits then Kanchenjunga Trekking on the high altitude of Kanchenjunga Trek is the best thing that you should try.
Duration:13 Days / 12 Nights
Major India Nepal Holidays Tour Highlights
Destinations: New Delhi - Bagdogra - Darjeeling - Yuksum - Tsokha - Dzongri - Thangsing - Gangtok
Day 01:Delhi - Bagdogra - Darjeeling
- Delhi - Bagdogra - Darjeeling
- Himalayas Darjeeling Trekking Tour: (2134 Mts)
- Darjeeling - Yuksum (1630 Mts)
- Yuksum - Tsokha (3500 Mts) : 7 hrs
- Tsokha - Dzongri (4030 Mts) : 6 hrs
- Dzongri - Dzongri La (4415 Mts) - Dzongri 2 hrs
- Trekking Holidyas Thangsing - Samiti Lake (4200 Mts) : 4 hrs
- Samiti Lake - Gocha la (4940 Mts) - Krogchu (3800 Mts) : 12 hrs
- Krogchu - Tsohka : 7 hrs
- Tsohka - Yuksum Trekking Tour: 6 hrs
- Himalayas Ranges in Yuksum - Gangtok (1500 mts)
- Gangtok - Bagdogra - Calcutta /Delhi
Arrive Delhi. Met upon arrival and assisted in connecting flight to Bagdogra. Met upon arrival at Bagdogra. Drive by coach to Darjeeling. Afternoon /evening at leisure. Meals and overnight stay at hotel.
Day 2: Darjeeling Trekking Tour: (2134 Mts)
Half day sightseeing.The mighty Kanchenjunga, third highest mountain in the world is the famous Himalayan peak, towers above this charming town like a gigantic ship floating upon a sea of clouds. In the distance, Mt.Everest retains its aloofness. The town itself is a typical Indian "hill-station", catering mainly to a large influx of plains people escaping the summer heat. There is "The Mall", of course, a promenade with 'fashionable' stores alongside and Kanchenjunga playing hide seek in the skies above. The lower regions of the town are teeming with colorful tribesmen working or trading on seasonal basis. All around the town are picturesque tea-plantations and a visit to them is a must. On the way you might encounter the famous "toy-train" huffing up the hills from Siliguri.
Day 3: Darjeeling - Yuksum Trekking Tour(1630 Mts)
Meals: Breakfast. Begin the day with a spectacular view of Kanchenjunga at sunrise, after an early breakfast proceed for full day drive to Yuksum, it was here that the first king of Sikkim, H.H Funchok Namgyal was crowned by His holiness Gyalwa Latchen Thembo, the man who introduced Buddhism in Sikkim in 1641 A.D. The stone throne used by this first King still exists at Yuksum. at Dubde. Two kms from Yuksum, stands the oldest monastery in Sikkim. This was the residence of Gyalwa Latchen Thembo. Barley and oranges are the main produce of the area.
Day 4: Yuksum - Tsokha (3500 Mts) Trekking Trip: 7 hrs
14 Kms from Yuksum Tsokha is situated at an altitude of 3500 m. A tough climb through dense vegetation and across two clear mountain streams and the meadow of Bakhim (3005mts) brings us to our camp at the tiny interesting Tibetan village of Tsokha. In the forest along the trail grow several varieties of flowers like magnolia, rhododendron, blue poppies and orchids. Wildlife in the area includes black and brown Himalayan bear, barking deer, Sambhar, and antelopes.
Day 5: Tsokha - Dzongri Himalayas Monutain Ranges(4030 Mts) : 6 hrs
At an altitude of 4030m, Dzongri lies 6 kms from Tsokha. A steep ascent through dense forest, and past Phedang mid point of this days trek from where one can have spectacular views of Mt. Pandim, brings us to the top of a ridge into rhododendron country. Magnificent view of Kanchenjunga and its satellite peaks in all their glory.
Day 6: Dzongri - Dzongri La (4415 Mts) - Dzongri 2 hrs
Early morning climb unto Dzongri La (4415 Mts) to have Views of Kanchenzunga Ranges, Kabru dome, Gocha, Jopunu and Pandim. Rest of day at leisure.
Day 7: Dzongri - Thangsing (3840 Mts) Holiday Trekking: 5 hrs
A 5 hr walk to Thangsing (3930m) brings us to the base of the Jopunu peak. cross an interesting wooden bridge en route at Krogchu, and little mountain streams gurgling through the forest, lend a quaint charm to the area.
Day 8: Thangsing - Samiti Lake (4