About the Destination:
Located in Sikkim, Goecha La trek is the dream and desire of the adventure lovers throughout the country! Nestled midst vibrant and colourful flora and fauna, it is also the way to the astounding Kanchenjunga National Park and its opulent beauty.
Originating from Yuksom, this trek passes through beautiful landscapes that are filled with exotic flowers and immensely attractive meadows and forests. The Rathong Chu River on the way adds more charm and appeal to the Goecha La trek. The pass is also an ideal spot to enjoy the best and most alluring views of the Mt Kanchenjunga.
Trekking Distance: 90 Km
Maximum Altitude: 16,200ft
- April – June: 15 to 22 Degrees (Days); -1 to 7 Degrees (Nights)
- September – Nov: 10 to 15 Degrees (Days); -5 to 5 Degrees (Nights)
Difficulty Level: Difficult
Starting and Ending Point: The trek starts and ends at Sankri
Railway Station: New Jalpaiguri (NJP) is the nearest railway station, which is 150 km away from Yuksom
Airport: Bagdogra Airport which is 170 Kms from Yuksom
Base Camp: Yuksom (10 hrs drive from Dehradun)
ATM: Jorethong which is one the way Yuksom thas the last ATM point before your trek begins.