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Overview

Trip Starting From: Bagdogra

About the Destination:

The Sandakphu Peak which is ensconced high up in the mighty Himalayas in the Sangalila range, is truly a ‘Trekker’s paradise’ with its unparalleled beauty and exquisite biodiversity. Sprinkled with forests thick with rhododendrons, beautiful flower filled meadows and quaint hamlets, this trail will fill you with delightful surprises till the end. This region boasts of a rich and varied biodiversity with rare varieties of orchids and magnolias. The trek to Sandakphu kick starts from Manebhanjang, which is the nearest town in Darjeeling.

About the Departure with Details:

Take yourself on a 6N/7D trip to paradise with Sandakphu trekking experience. Trek through enthralling passes, lush and evergreen thickets, narrow trails and explore the panoramic views of the Himalayan Ranges along with the best views of the Mt Everest, Mt Kanchenjunga, Mt Pandim and several others.

Over the 7 days of this Sandakphu trek package, you will be transported to a whole new world of fascinating beauty, harm and appeal! Make the best of this expedition while witnessing the local life, having an interaction with them and exploring their lives from the closest points. 

Maximum Altitude: 14,100ft

Temperature Range: 10 to -6 Degrees (Night)


Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Arrival in Bagdogra, Drive from Bagdogra – Maney Bhanjyang/ Jaubari (4 Hours)

      Short Walk, Cultural Show, Bonfire

    After your arrival at the Bagdogra Airport (NJP), get shuttled to the tiny charming town called Maney Bhanjyang on the Indo-Nepal Border. On arrival in there, a short walk will take you to Jaubari, where you will be checked-in into a homestay. Settle down in the homestay and enjoy the evening beside a delightful bonfire and a cultural show before you retire for the night.

  • Day 2 - Trek from Jaubari to Tumling/Tonglu

    6-7 Hours Trek, Monastery Visit

    Kick-start the adventure with a trek to Tumling/Tonglu along a steadily ascending trail, which takes close to 6 to 7 hours. Stop over at Chitray and do a spot of sightseeing at the serene and mystic 70 year old Buddhist monastery, which belongs to the Ningma- PA sect.

  • Day 3 - Trek from Tumling/Tonglu to Gahiribas/Kalpokhri

    8-10 Hours Trek, Down Trek, Bamboo Glades

    From Tonglu your adventure continues towards Kalpokhri, which could easily take 7-8 hours. This part of the trek would be considerably less tiring as it involves only a few short climbs and is mostly a downward trail. Trek up to the tiny settlement of Gahribas passing through beautiful bamboo glades and enchanting forests filled with rhododendrons; from Gahribas a 2 hour trek will take you to Kalpokhri.

  • Day 4 - Trek from Kalpokhri to Sandhakphu (3,660m)

    7 Hours Trek, Sandhakphu Peak, Mt Everest, Makalu, Mt Kanchenjunga

    Start on one of the most beautiful leg of the entire trek from Kalpokhri to Sandakphu (3,660 m). Make your way through lush forests filled with rich rhododendrons, thick bamboo glades and enchanting magnolia forests to reach the crest of the Singalila Range. This can be described as the icing on the cake as you are rewarded with a view that is sure to take your breath away. Feast your eyes on the stunning view of Mt Everest, Makalu and Mt Kanchenjunga and its associated peaks which seem to be strung together in a snowy ark while on Sandakphu trek route.

  • Day 5 - Trek from Sandhakphu to Phalut

    6 Hours Trek, Zigzag Trails, Scenic Forests

    Situated in the northwest of Darjeeling town, Phalut is the highest peak in the Singalila range. The trail from Sandakhphu is a magical journey .Experience the magic, as you walk through enchanting burnt silver fir forests, which gives the whole place an ethereal feel. After a steady climb for about 5 hours, the trails zigzags through hills and you will reach the trekker hut from where Phalut is a 20 minute walk. Enjoy a spectacular view from the summit, of mesmerising snowy ranges of the majestic Kanchenjunga range.

  • Day 6 - Trek from Phalut to Gorkhey

      15km Trek, Gorkhey Khola Stream, Rammam River

    Continue on this enchanting adventure, with a trek to Rammam. This time the trails takes you through a ridge which you descend, to reveal a lush virgin forest filled with chestnuts, hemlocks, pine and other sub alpine vegetation. The trail takes you to the meeting point of Gorkhey Khola stream and the Rammam River. Then the trek takes on a more challenging guise, as you proceed towards the lovely Samandian plateau. Head towards Rammam from this point and camp overnight.

  • Day 7 - Trek from Gorkhey to Srikhola, Drive from Srikhola to Darjeeling/Siliguri

    9km Trek, Sandakphu Tour Ends Here

    Start on the last leg of this lovely adventure! From Gorkhey, trek on level grounds for almost 9km and descend towards Srikhola. Hereafter, take a drive up to Siliguri/Darjeeling, and amrk the end of the fascinating trek to Sandakphu.

Stay

    7
  • Camps

Meal

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  • Veg and Non Veg

Activity

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  • Trekking
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  • Camping

Other Inclusions

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  • Sandakphu trek cost includes all accommodation during the course of the trek
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  • All meals provided during the trek
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  • Necessary permits
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  • First aid medical kits
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  • Fees for Guides and trek leaders who are well qualified and experienced
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  • All transport from NJP/Bagdogra

Things To Carry

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  • Woollen jacket
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  • Since the place is subject to quick weather changes, it can become cold soon. So carrying a light jacket is advised.
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  • Raincoat
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  • An easily manageable non bulky rain coat one which preferably dries easily is recommended since untimely showers can be expected
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  • Trekking shoes
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  • A pair of good quality trekking shoes is highly recommended since most part of the trip requires you to walk through rough terrain. The shoes should fit well and ideally be waterproof
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  • Ruck sack
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  • A rucksack with broad straps which helps to distribute weight is advised since you will be required to carry it for long spells of time on your back
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  • Sun glass
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  • A pair of good quality sun glasses are recommended to protect your eyes from harsh sunlight while trekking
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  • Towel
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  • A compact towel which dries easily
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  • Toiletries
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  • Basics like soap, toothpaste toothbrush toilet paper sunscreens
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  • Water resistant clothing
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  • Track pants which dries easily, full sleeve cotton shirts and cargo trousers are recommended
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  • Water bottle
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  • A 2 lit waterproof bottle is ideal

Cancellation Policy

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  • If cancellations are made 30 days before the start date of the trip, 50% of booking value will be charged as cancellation fees.
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  • If cancellations are made within 0-30 days before the start date of the trip, 100% of booking value will be charged as cancellation fees.
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  • In case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain activities may be cancelled and in such cases the operator will try his best to provide an alternate feasible activity. However no refund will be provided for the same.

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