Duration : 12 Days
North Sikkim is a land of
the Bhutia & Lepcha tribes. Discover the Hidden treasures of North
Sikkim, valleys carpeted with wild flowers that bloom in the spring
and summer. This trek can be done by both young and old and is of
special interest to the nature lover. During this trek you can enjoy
an abundance of wild flowers, the rare blue poppy, many variety of
rhododendrons, rhubarb, amongst many other species. The valleys and
mountain sides are the home of the rare blue sheep and the elusive
snow leopard. There are great view of many snow capped peaks including
Karpo-la, Dongkhya peak, Lhako peak and Sengkamo. A rewarding trek to
a Himalayan valley of rare beauty.
Best Season: April-May-June (Flowers) and Oct-Nov-Dec (Scenic
Trek Grading: Moderate to Strenuous.
Duration: 11 Nights / 12 Days
Maximum Trek Altitude: 4430m/14500ft.
Maximum Camp Altitude: 4200m/13800ft
Starting & Endging Point: Bagdogra Airport or Bhadrapur Airport.
Tour Avaliblity: Only private treks are available on request for
minimum of 2 persons.
>> Minimum 2 participants required for treks to operate.
>> Participants can come in from Delhi, Calcutta(Kolkata) or Kathmandu,
>> Tours starts and ends at Bagdogra or Bhadrapur Airport or NJP
Note: Minimum 6 months notice required to process permits for North
I T I N E R A R Y
DAY 01: Arrive at Bhadrapur Or Bagdogra Airport.
Meet guide and drive to Gangtok the capital of Sikkim. Hotel Sonam
Delek or Similar. (D)
DAY 02: Gangtok town & Rumtek Monastery sightseeing. Hotel Sonam Delek.
(B, L, D)
DAY 03: Drive from Gangtok to Lachung. Hotel/Lodge in Lachung. (B, L,
DAY 04: Drive Lachung to Yumthang valley.
Afternoon hike around beautiful forested Yumthang valley. Tents. (B,
DAY 05: Trek from Yumthang to Tsethang with good view of Sengkam Peak.
Tent. (B, L, D)
DAY 06: Trek Tsethang to Chukyasa via Lhako tso lake. Tent. (B, L, D)
DAY 07: Trek across Lha-Bha Pass to Lha Thang. Tent. (B, L, D)
DAY 08: Trek Lhathang to Cave Camp. Tent. (B, L, D)
DAY 09: Trek to Hot Springs at Tarum Tsachu through rich Rhododendron
forest. Tent. (B, L, D)
DAY 10: Tarum Tsachu-Tarum Bridge. Trek ends. Drive to Lachen valley.
Lodge or Tents. (B, L, D)
DAY 11: Drive Lachen to Gangtok. Afternoon free in Gangtok. Hotel
Sonam Delek or Similar. (B, L, D)
DAY 12: Drive to Bagdogra or Bhadrapur Airport for departure flight.
Meals: B = Breakfast; L = Lunch; D= Dinner.
2 nights stay in Darjeeling with one full day jeep and walking tour of
Darjeeling town, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute and zooligical
Bagdogra (by car) – Delhi (by plane). (Hotel B&B)