Yuksom To Dzongri & The Goecha La
Duration : 07 Nights / 08 Days
Destiantion Covered : Bagdogra - Gangtok - Yoksum -Tshoka Village- Dzongri Ridge - Bagdogra
Best Season : October-May.
Trek : Easy to Moderate.
Maximum Hiking Altitude : Dzongri Top - 4200m/13,776ft.
Maximum Camp Altitude : Dzongri - 4000m/13,120ft.
Sikkim's most popular short trek to Dzongri Ridge in the Kanchenjunga National Park. Trek through virgin rhododendron forests and experience the native culture of Sikkim. Climb Dzongri Top at sunrise to enjoy spectacular close up views of Mt. Kanchanjunga, Kabru, Pandim and many other snow capped peaks.
Day 01 : Arrive Bagdogra
Arrive at Bagdogra Airport, NJP Railway Station or Bhadrapur Airport. Drive up the Teesta valley to Gangtok the capital of Sikkim.O/N stay at hotel.
Day 02 : Gangtok
Gangtok town & Rumtek Monastery sightseeing.O/N stay at Hotel.
Day 03 : Gangtok-Yoksum
Drive Gangtok to Yoksum (1770m). Visit Tashiding Monastery enroute. On arrival check in at Camps O/N stay at Camps.
Day 04 : Yoksum-Tshoka Village
Trek to Tshoka village (2745 m). Tent or Trekkers hut.
Day 05 : Tshoka Village-Dzongri Ridge
Continue trek to Dzongri ridge (4000 m). Tent or Trekkers hut.
Day 06 : Dzongri- Tshoka
Morning climb Dzongri Top for sunrise views.
Afternoon return trek to Tsoka. O/N stay at Tents.
Day 07 : Tshoka-Yoksum
Trek back to Yoksum. Tents or Lodge.
Day 08 :
Drive to Bagdogra Airport, NJP Railway Station or Bhadrapur Airport.