This trek can be strenuous on physical strength as we begin our trek in Darjeeling and end Tashiding. Throughout our journey you will be to catch glimpses of the world’s third highest peak Kangchenjunga (8,548 m / 28,044 ft.), as we pass through little villages and through dense forests. There will be certain points, particularly in Sandakphu, where magnificent sunrises can be witnessed. We will also cross the Gocha La, which will lead us over moraines. From the pass, it is ringed with colourful prayer flags, where we will be able to see Kanchenjunga and beyond to Talung glacier. Once reached in Gangtok, you will take a flight back to Delhi ending our journey.
Beginning in Uttarey, after a domestic flight from Delhi to Bagdogra, we will proceed through many villages crossing over several high passes, the highest pass of our trek being Danphe Bhir La at an altitude of 4530 m (14,862 ft.). En route you will be able to witness magnificent sights of various famous Himalayan peaks, two in particular being Everest and Kangchenjunga, as well as trekking through dense forests, gorges and making camp next to beautiful streams. We end our trek in Yuksum, where you will take a flight from Bagdogra to Delhi, which brings us to the end of our journey.
With a domestic flight to Darjeeling, our journey will begin exploring Darjeeling with a drive to Tiger Hill to see the dawn upon the Kangchenjunga (8,548 m / 28,044 ft.). We will explore more of the area including Ghoom Monastery and Botanical Gardens. Our trek will then commence from Uttarey and end in Yuksum, en route trekking through scenic valleys, beautiful wild meadows and meandering streams and rivers as well as dense forest. From Yuksum we will make a journey to Gangtok, where we will visit a Buddhist monastery before your flight to Delhi.
After a domestic flight from Delhi to Gangtok (capital of Sikkim) we will be able to explore the area and visit the Rumtek Monastery and Orchid Sanctuary. Then we will proceed further on to Yuksum, which brings us to the beginning of our trek via Pemayangtse. It is a sustained trek and en route you will be able to explore Tibetan villages and the natural beauty of Sikkim, especially the Kangchenjunga (8,548 m / 28,044 ft.) which is the world’s third highest peak, as well as many other snow-capped peaks. We will proceed to Darjeeling before your flight back to Delhi.