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  • 01Green Lake Trek In Sikkim

    Green Lake Trek In Sikkim
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    About the Destination:

    A wonderland in the North Eastern part of the country, North Sikkim is one of the least explored destinations in the country. Jotted with scenic lakes, lofty mountains, colourful meadows, rich flora and dense forests, it truly proves to be a paradise for the visitors.

    Green Lake near Lachen is one such hidden gem that allows amazing view of the Kanchenjunga and other glorious Himalayan peaks. Adventurers embark on the famous green lake trek Sikkim, to revel in the beauty of the mountains! The winding road that leads to this stunning lake is interspersed with a large variety of rhododendrons that are a sight for the eyes. Though the going is tough through rocky terrain and dense forests, the end result is worth the effort.

    About the Departure with Details:

    A walk with nature is meditative, therapeutic and exciting! Begin your 13-day green lake trekking tour from Bagdogra airport or New Jalpaiguri Railway Station and drive to Sikkim’s capital Gangtok. Along the drive, the gurgling Teesta River and the mountain ranges will surely mesmerise you with their immaculate beauty.

    The Sikkim Green Lake trek begins from Lachen, slowly scale heights and traverse through forests to reach the destination - Green Lake in North Sikkim. Rugged and uneven terrains, bright and colourful flowers, rare orchids and panoramic views are the main attraction on the way.

    Meal Types: Vegetarian

    Activities: Trekking, Ropeway Ride, Camping

    Duration: 12N/13D

    Total Trekking Distance: 32km

    Maximum Altitude: 5,050m

    Temperature Range: Summer: 100 to 280C; Winter: -50 to 150C

    Difficulty Level: Moderate to Difficult

  • 02Yuksom Dzongri Trek in Sikkim, 2017

    Yuksom Dzongri Trek in Sikkim, 2017
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    About the Destination:

    Dzongri Trek is considered as one of the shortest high altitude trekking in Sikkim. This trek has been attracting a lot of travellers from far and wide.  Nestled high in the Himalayas between China to the north, Bhutan to east and Nepal to eastern frontier, Sikkim is often described as a land of unparalleled scenic beauty. A hidden gem in the north-eastern region of the country, trekkers on this trek gets introduced to the fascinating beauty of picturesque landscapes, exotic wildlife and rolling wildlife. 

    The Yuksom to Dzongri trek in Sikkim is one of those trekking trips in India that will bring you to virgin, undiscovered lands coupled with the towering mountain peaks for a company that will ensure that you are among great company. The trek is often dubbed as ‘walking in Paradise’ and can be safely said that it is a traveller’s delight. As you continue your trek you will come across the sights of the milky white peaks all around Dzongri. Treat your eyes to the view of the mountains with a patchwork of green and gold streaked with blue made by the snow-capped mountains at the distant. 

    As you keep continuing your trek you will also you will also come across some rare birds and animal species which will make you want it to explore more and more. Feel the thrill as you continue your trek through the verdant valley and the deep gorges as you keep continuing your trek. Although the Yuksom Dzongri Trek is considered as a remote trek this treks is very famous among the trekkers and the nature lovers. Pass through the hundreds of Rhododendron and valleys covered with lichen and moss. One can also do birding and also encounters with herds of Bharal or Blue mountain sheep which is very famous here.


    About the Departure:

    The Yuksom Dzongri trek will take you to the heart of the beautiful Sikkim landscape. One will be tasked to make their way through the rugged, challenging and fascinating trails. Offering you a glimpse of some of the magnificent peaks like Kabru (7,353m), Ratong (6,678m), Kanchenjunga (8,534m), Koktang (6,147m), Pandim (6,691m) and Narsingh (5,825m). Along with your way to the Dzongri peak, you can also visit several other attractions as well.

    This includes some of the popular and stunning waterfalls within the region, sunset point like Tiger Hill in Darjeeling which will cap off a wonderful trek. The trek will lead you to some of the majestic sights of the mountains and the distant valleys. This trek is considered as a moderate trek.  The temperature here might go beyond the freezing point at any time of the year. This exotic trek takes you through the thick pristine forest of Sikkim Himalayas takes you to the highest point of at Dzongri Top around 15000 ft from where one can imbibe the splendour of Kanchenjunga National Park.  You will complete this trek in a period of eleven days. 

    Come across the famous and beautiful Khecheopalri Lake. It is believed that the birds here do not allow any leaves to fall on the lake. This trek shares the similar trek course to Chaurikhang the HMI Basecamp and Goechala Trek and starts at Yuksom. Listen to the chirping of the birds and spend some time staring at the small lakes while you head out on this trek. Head out for this amazing trek and also get a chance to explore the beautiful northeast. An augmentation of the Dzongri Trek, the Yuksom-Dzongri Trek brings the crude trekking adventure at its best beyond and past the glades where the trekkers can come close to nature.


    Yuksom Dzongri trek Highlights:

    - Yuksom Dzongri Trek is one the most prominent short high elevation trek and is considered as a shorter form of the Goechala Trek.

    - This trek will take you through some of the most beautiful views of the majestic mountains and the beckoning valleys.

    - Spend some time staring at the might white peaks and pass through the small streams on your way.

    - Catch a glimpse of some of the magnificent peaks like Kabru, Ratong, Kanchenjunga, Koktang, Pandim and Narsingh.

    - Visit the waterfall and spend some time getting close to nature.

    - Also, meet the local people here and get a chance to know about the culture of Northeast.

    Quick Facts:

    Trekking Distance:  50km

    Maximum Altitude: 13,700ft

    Difficulty Level: Moderate 

    Railway Station: New Jalpaiguri is the nearest railway station which is about 150 kilometres away from Yuksom

    Airport: Bagdogra Airpot which is 135 kilometres from Yuksom

  • 03Singalila Trek

    Singalila Trek
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    One of the 3rd highest peaks in the world is Kanchenjunga and this is one of the most admired tracks. In Sikkim, there is a Singalila track which covers the political boundary between Sikkim and Nepal. This trek has a tract of land. Which have lack of trees and excess of rocky hills are there. At Singalila we can add the grassy and folds meadow of Singalila delight.This can offer the majestic view of the Himalayan treks. It is also said that the Singalila trek of Sikkim houses a blissful environment. The lakes of the Singalila add a perfect charm to the ambience of this trekking in sikkim.

    This journey begins in Darjeeling, which is a Friendly and relaxed town with an interesting mixture of the days of the Raj and a vibrant Tibetan Buddhist culture. We will visit the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, the Snow Leopard Breeding Centre and a major Tibetan Buddhist monastery, we will also have the chance to take a ride on the famous 'Toy Train' and wander round the busy bazaar area.

    We will find this trek very significant to the mountain peaks, plants, a series of waterfall, strongly flowing of water, this can contain beautiful monasteries as well as the hills. So thats why Sikkim offers it with experiences as well as very rare.

    Most of the dwellings in Sikkim are rustic, consisting of a bamboo frame, woven with pliable bamboo and coated with cow dung, providing a warm interior. In the higher elevations, houses are made of wood. Sikkim is one of the few states in India to receive regular snowfall.

    It is interesting to note that various ethnic groups of Sikkim have their own classification for Sikkim the Nepalese call it Sukhim or new home, while Tibetans refer to it as Denzong or the valley of rice and to the Lepchas, Sikkim is Nye-al-Ale or heaven. A similar kind of popular trek is the trek toSingalila.

     


     

  • 04Gangtok - Yumthang and Lachung

    Gangtok - Yumthang and Lachung
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    About the Activity:

    • Partake in this 9 day long tour of Gangtok, Lachung and Peling for an enthralling experience of sightseeing.
    • Explore the location widely that includes monasteries, waterfalls, Rock Garden, Flower show, Institute of Tibetology, Valleys of floers, Handicraft centre and Ravongla.
    • The magnificence of hill station along with the serene nature enhance your tour to a different level.
    • Meander through the local streets as well to mingle with native people, know the indigenous culture.
    • The package includes food, accommodation and transportation during the trip.
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    Pelling is a town that is slowly emerging as the second biggest tourist destination in the state after Gangtok standing at an altitude of 2,150 m. This picturesque town offers splendid views of the Himalayas and the Kanchenjanga peak. Boasting of a serene setting, Pelling is perfect for nature walks and small treks and it also forms the base for strenuous and arduous treks in West Sikkim. The land around this town is a virgin territory bathing with alpine vegetation and cascading waterfalls lining the hillside.

    There are many places to visit in Pellin including Pemayangste and ancient Sanga Choling monasteries. One can also take a trip to the rock garden and waterfall at Rimbi, the double-pronged Kanchenjungha Falls, the archaic Singshore Bridge, Chhange Waterfalls, and the Khecheopalri Lake holy to Buddhists. Other proximate locations to Pelling are Yuksom, Rinchenpong, Dzongri and Hee Burmiok.


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