Trek To Sandakphu Tour



Duration : 5 Nights / 6 Days

Destination Covered : Darjeeling, Jalpaiguri

Price (Starting From) : On Request


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Tour Detail

Travel to: Sandakphu-Phalut
Hotels: Tents & Homestays
IN-Out NJP-NJP

Includes:
Sharing Accommodation in Homestay and tents
Permit charges for Singalila National Park.
Transfers by Non AC Tata Sumo or similar vehicle.
Meals from day 01 lunch to day 06 dinners.
Guide service
Porter, Yak for central luggage
Mattress for tentExtra meals which are not mentioned in inclusions.
Rucksacks, sleeping bag and other belongings mentioned in the checklist
Camera/video camera/ Porter charges.
Anything not mentioned in the package.
All items of personal nature.
Mineral water.
Any cost arising due to natural calamities like landslides, roadblocks, etc.
Any increase in taxes or fuel leading to an increase in surface transportation.

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: New Jalpaiguri to Dhotrey via Manebhanjan (Approx. 102Kms/ 6 hrs.)

Day 01: New Jalpaiguri – Dhotrey
Arrival at NJP railway station. Proceed for Dhotrey (2700mts). Enroute we will have our breakfast at local restaurants. This journey will take approx. 4 hrs. We will reach Dhotrey by afternoon. Evening free to explore and experience the beautiful dhotrey village. Overnight stay at Trekkers hut.
Dhotre is a small settlement at 2700mts situated in the subhimmalayan Bengal. is a perfect location for starting the trek to Sandakphu. It is located 11 Km from Darjeeling between Manebhanjan and Rimbik. Dhotre offers a beautiful trek to Tonglu through an exquisite forest trail thus letting us avoid the conventional trek from Manebhanjan. One can enjoy a terrific view of the pristine Kanchendzonga range on a clear day and the majetic range stays by your side all through the trek as you climb from Dhotre to Tonglu.

Meals : Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Tea
Snacks

Day 2: Dhotrey - Tumling

After early breakfast start a easy trek of 4-5 hours to Tumling. It is around 2970 meters above the sea level. The peak and the surrounding areas are tranquil. It is the perfect place to meditate in. Overnight stay at Trekkers hut.
Tumling is a small hamlet. A tourist attraction in Eastern Himalayas at an altitude of 2970m(10,000 ft), its population is composed mostly of Gurung families, with the total population being a mere 15 in number.

Meals : Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Tea
Snacks

Day 3: Tumling to Kalipokhri Trek - Approx 11kms/ 7hrs

From Tumling, you will trek for about Seven hours to reach Kalipokhri (or Kalepokhri) at an altitude of 10,400 ft. Initiall you will trek uphill through forests of oak after reaching Gairibas, rhododendrons and bamboo and reach Kaiyakatta in about 1.5 hours. Kaiyakatta is about 2kms from Gairibas. Here you can stop for a cup of tea and move on. The trail starts descending from here. In another 1.5 hours or so you will reach Kalipokhri. Overnight stay at Kalipokhri.

Meals : Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Tea
Snacks

Day 4: Kalipokhri to Sandakphu Trek - Approx 7kms/3-3.30hrs

An early start in the morning will take you to our Dream Destination - SANDAKPHU. You will not like to miss out the panoramic view of the snow peaks from Sandakphu. From Kalipokhri, the trekking route gradually descends up to Bikheybhanjang which is located 2kms away. On the way you will cross a place called Bhagsa where you can take a break for a couple of minutes. Then walk towards Bikheybhanjang. This is another small hamlet. The name means "Valley of Poison" because of the poisonous Aconite plants that grow in abundance around this place.
Further 4kms from Bikheybhanjang and now the final destination. It will be a great treat of your eyes and the best part of this SANDAKPHU TREK. Overnight stay at Sandakphu.

Meals : Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Tea
Snacks

Day 5: Sandakphu to Srikhola Trek - Approx.12kms/3.30-4 hrs

The trail descends through the dense Singalila forest full of oaks and chestnuts. There are some places where even sunlight can't enter. You will find lots of flowering rhododendron trees on the way that bloom in April and May.
The stretch from Sandakphu up to Gurdum is 10kms and can be covered in about 3.5 hours. Gurdum is a picture perfect tiny village. Only four or five families live here. As you approach, you will see how the ridges full with dense trees descend in the backdrop to the valley below. It's a wonderful sight. Srikhola is one and half hour from Gurdum. We will stay at Srikhola for a day to enjoy this beauty and to celebrate your valentines Day.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Tea, Snacks

Day 6: Srikhola to NJP by Car

This is the last day of our trek. We will start our journey for NJP after having our breakfast. Trip ends with some beautiful memories at NJP.

Meals : Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Tea
Snacks


Inclusions

Exclusions

  • Extra meals which are not mentioned in inclusions.
  • Rucksacks, sleeping bag and other belongings mentioned in the checklist
  • Camera/video camera/ Porter charges.
  • Anything not mentioned in the package.
  • All items of personal nature.
  • Mineral water.
  • Any cost arising due to natural calamities like landslides, roadblocks, etc.
  • Any increase in taxes or fuel leading to an increase in surface transportation.

Terms & Conditions

NOTE:

  • Decision of trek leader will be the final decision.
  • Climatic conditions in the high altitudes vary from the plains; take adequate time to get acclimatized to high altitudes.
  • Pay heed to the trek leaders or instructors in order to enjoy a safe and sound experience.
  • Do not consume alcohol or any other intoxicants during the trek.
  • Avoid roaming during the nights.
  • Carry basic medications and a ORS during the tour.
  • The tour takes place through eco-friendly zone; do not encourage littering the local sites or campsites.
  • Do not throw garbage or plastics into the nature. Tri to enjoy the nature by letting it as it is. It is our duty to keep the nature clean.

Payment Terms:

  • To confirm your booking – 40%.
  • In between of booking and departure - 30%
  • 30 days of departure- 30%

Cancellation Policy:

  • 45 days’ prior departure date -20% of total cost
  • 45 to 25 days’ prior departure date -50% of total cost
  • 25 days’ prior departure date- 100% of total cost retention charge will be applicable.

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