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Darjeeling Singalila Trek & Sikkim Tour

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Day 01. Arrive Bagdogra airport and transfer to Hotel Marina for lunch at Bagdogra town. After lunch transfer to Darjeeling (2134m )about 4 hrs drive with tea stop at Kurseong. Proceed to Darjeeling and on arrival check into hotel. Dinner at hotel. O/N hotel

Day 02. After breakfast visit Yigacholing monastery, Himalayan
Mountaineering Institute, Zoo and then Tibetan refugee settlement where they fabric the carpets and handicrafts for self help and then free for shopping after lunch. O/N hotel  

Day 03. Darjeeling – Maneybhanjyang (2134m) – Tonglu (3056m)
After breakfast transfer to Manebhanjyang a small hamlet situated on the Nepal -  Bengal border 2-3 hrs drive. Meet with the trekking crew and start trekking to Gairibas (2621m) 6-7 hrs walk. At the beginning for about 3.5 hrs the trail is very steep crossing the motorable road from time to time and the trail is gradual climb till the Tonglu. One can get the clear views of the mountains from the area. O/N lodge

Day 04.
Tonglu – Kalpokhari (3250m).
After breakfast trek to Kalpokhari 3-4 hrs walk. The trail is quite steep passing through the Nepal and West Bengal border. O/N lodge

Day 05. Kalpokhari – Sandakphu (3636m).
The trail is steep passing through the forests of rhododendrons and Nepal – Bengal Border 4-5 hrs walk. If the weather is clear one can get the views of Mt. Everest, Lotse, Nuptse, and other peaks of Bhutan and Sikkim Himalayas. O/N lodge

Day 06. Sandakphu – Phalut (3600m).
This day the trail descends gradually pass through rhododendron forest for 3 hrs and after lunch ascends slowly for another 3 hrs till the camp site. O/N lodge

Day 07. Phalut – Rammam (2560m).
Early morning climb up the trijunction hill of Nepal, Bengal and Sikkim to see the picturesque views of the mountains. After breakfast trek to Rammam 6-7 hrs walk. The trail descends passing through the rhododendron forest and finally through bamboo forest in the lower region. O/N lodge

Day 08. Rammam – Rimbik (2286m).
Trek to Rimbik 6-7 hrs walk, the trail descends down passing small villages in border. O/N local lodge/camp

Day 09. After lunch transfer to Pelling about 170 kms approx. 6 hrs drive. Afternoon visit Sangacholing Monastery. O/N Hotel      

Day 10. After breakfasrt visit Pemayangtse monastery and transfer to Yuksam (1780m) about 60 Km 3 hrs via Khechiperi Lake (1975m). At Yuksam visit the Debdi Monastery and the Norbugang the place where the first King of Sikkim, Chogyal Phuntshok Namgyal was coronated in 1641 AD. O/N hotel

Day 11. After breakfast transfer to Martam/Rumtek 150 Km via Temi Tea Estate 6/7 hrs. drive. Enroute visit Tashiding Monastery. Lunch at Ravangla. O/N hotel

Day 12. After breakfast visit Rumtek monastery and then transfer to Gangtok.
On the way visit Research Institute of Tibetology and Do-drul Chorten. Afternoon visit Cottage Industry and market. O/N hotel or home stay

Day 13. After brealfast transfer to Lachung (2264m) North Sikkim 118 Km 5/6 hrs. drive, a Bhutia village with a unique local self governing body called Zumsa. It has managed to retain its unique culture and tradition till now. O/N Hotel

Day 14. After breakfast excursion to Yumthang Valley and hot spring (3612m) 24 Km.21/2 hrs drive. It has a fascinating blend of flora and Fauna. Drive back to Lachung for lunch. O/N hotel

Day 15. After breakfast drive back to Gangtok and on the way visit Phodong and Labrang Monastery. O/N hotel or home stay

Day 16. After breakfast transfer to Bagdogra airport 4-5 hrs drive finally exiting Sikkim through Rongpo
GPO Box: 771, Lazimpat, Kathmandu, Nepal
Tel: 4415754 | 4414250
Fax: 977 1 4420239
E-mail: info@nepalshangrila.com


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GPO Box: 771, Lazimpat, Kathmandu, Nepal
Tel: +977 1 4415754 | +977 1 4414250
Fax: +977 1 4420239
E-mail: info@nepalshangrila.com

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