Goecha La Trek Tour



Duration : 11 Nights / 12 Days

Destination Covered : Gangtok, Kolkata, Yuksom

Price (Starting From) : On Request


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  • Goecha La Trek Tour

Tour Detail

Sikkim: 12 days with 10 days trekking
Elevation: Max 5000 meters.
Grade: Moderate.

The 5000 metres high view point at Gochela (the lock Pass) offers a superb view point. A depression, between Mount Pandim, and a spur of the Kabru Peak form the pass. It looks down into the Talung Valley, with the mighty Talung Glacier, winding its way down below. One is surrounded by great white peaks - Khangchendzonga (8596 M),

Simvo (6811 M), Sinolchu (6888 M), Pandim (6691 M), Kabru (7338 M) and Rathang (6087 M). The awe inspiring sight, instills a feeling of standing in the very lap of Khangchendzonga, and gazing up at its face.

Starting from Yoksom, which is the cradle of Buddhism, in Sikkim, at an altitude of 1780 mtrs; one has to climb steeply to Zongri at 4320 mtr , over a distance of 25 Kilometers. that takes 3 days, with overnight halt; to allow for acclimatization.

The trek from Zongri to the base of Gochela, is an enchanting experience, walking through the Himalayan uplands of the Praig Chuu Valley, with the great white peaks dominating the skyline on either side. It takes 2 days to reach Gochela, and another 02 days to return to Yoksom.

You can stay in trekker's huts or in tents, on the trek. On termination, you get a chance of visiting Yoksom, and Pamayangtse and exploring the famous Buddhist Monastery. The last day is spent in Darjeeling. During this leg of the adventure we stay at the best available hotels.

Alternates: 08 days adventure with 06 days trekking upto Zongri, 4320 mtr.

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Kolkata Airport Pickup / Afternoon Free / Evening Train Boarding for Siliguri / 12 Hrs By Train.

Kolkata Airport Pickup / Afternoon Free / Evening Train Boarding for Siliguri / 12 Hrs By Train.

Day 2: Siliguri to Gangtok (4 hrs) transfer to hotel.

Siliguri to Gangtok (4 Hrs) Transfer to Hotel.

Day 3: Gangtok Local Sight Seeing, Including Rumtek Monastery, Tsomgo Lake, Tibetology and Enchay Monastery

Gangtok Local Sight Seeing, Including Rumtek Monastery, Tsomgo Lake, Tibetology and Enchay Monastery.

Day 4: Gangtok to Yuksom, Via Bon Monastery/halt Hotel (6 Hrs Drive, Alt 1780 M)

Gangtok to Yuksom, Via Bon Monastery/halt Hotel (6 Hrs Drive, Alt 1780 M).

Day 5: Yuksom to Tshoka Camp (16 Km, Alt 3035 M)

Yuksom to Tshoka Camp (16 Km, Alt 3035 M).

Day 6: Tshoka to Pedang (8 km, alt 3730 m) & back to Tshoka

Tshoka to Pedang (8 km, alt 3730 m) & back to Tshoka

Day 7: Trek to Zongri (8 km, alt 43200m)

Trek to Zongri (8 km, alt 43200m)

Day 8: Zongri to Samiti Lak (8 km, 4555 m)

Zongri to Samiti Lak (8 km, 4555 m)

Day 9: Samiti Lake to Gochela (5 km, 5005 m)

Samiti Lake to Gochela (5 km, 5005 m)

Day 10: Trek down Gochela to Zongri

Trek down Gochela to Zongri

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Inclusions

  • EP (No Meal)
  • Hotel
  • Meals
  • Sightseeing

Payments Terms

  • *Some Advance Percentage of total booking amount
  • * Airfare/Transport fare to be paid full at one time in advance.

Cancellation & Refund Policy

  • * Upon cancellation, refund will be made after deducting the Retention Amount.
  • * Retention Amount varies as per the number of days left before your package start date.

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