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Goecha – La Trek - 15 Days

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HIGHLIGHTS OF GOECHA – LA TREK
Goecha La is a high mountain pass in Sikkim, India in the Himalaya range. The southeast face of Mt. Kanchenjunga the world’s third highest mountain can be viewed from the pass, which is also a base camp for those aspiring to scale the mountain).


GoechaL Trekking is an outstanding trek in the isolated area of west Sikkim. Sikkim shares its border with Tibet to the North, Bhutan to the East, Nepal to the West and the State of West Bengal (India) to the South. It is a beautiful land of monumental mountains. It is located at 5000 m from which Kanchenjunga, the world’s third highest mountain peak of the world can be viewed. The trek itself can be challenging, in terms of distances to be covered in a day. One needs to get properly acclimatized due to the huge changes in altitude over a small time during this trek. Is one of the greenest regions in the world, remains one of the top things to do for any holiday maker in the Himalayas. Untouched by any effluence, these forests support a fine ecosystem, with numerous species of unusual flora and fauna.


Outline Itinerary (Goecha – La Trek)
Day 01 : Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport, transfer to hotel by our representative
Day 02 : Fly to Bhadrapur and scenic drive to Darjeeling (2200m.)
Day 03 : Himalayan Tow train ride and walk through the town including visit to Mountaineering Institute
Day 04 : Drive from Darjeeling to Yuksom (1800m.)
Day 05 : Trek from Yuksom to Sachen (2200m.) 3-30 hours
Day 06 : Trek to Tshok (2900m.) 4-5 hours
Day 07 : Trek to Dzongri (3950m.) 5-6 hours
Day 08 : Rest at Dzongri, in the morning will up to the Dzongri top 4300
Day 09 : Trek to Lamune (4200m.) 5-30 hours
Day 10 : Trek to Goecha-La pass (5000m.)-Thangsing (3800m.) 7-8 hours
Day11 : Back to Tshoka
Day12 : Trek to Yuksom
Day 13 : Drive to Bhadrapur and fly back to Kathmandu
Day 14 : Sightseeing at Kathmandu valley
Day 15 : Transfer to airport, departure to your own destination


NOTE : All Trekking offers and plans given in the itinerary are for all interested visitors who prefer full package. We offer the itinerary of the destinations as per your choice. You are always free to choose any itinerary and the staff depending on your financial condition. As per your interest and requirement, we have options for any partial visit too.

GROUP TRIPS

Start Date End Date Status Cost
Guaranteed From € 2850

Day 1
Day 01 : Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport, transfer to hotel by our representative

Day 2
Day 02 : Fly to Bhadrapur and scenic drive to Darjeeling (2200m.)

Day 3
Day 03 : Himalayan Tow train ride and walk through the town including visit to Mountaineering Institute

Day 4
Day 04 : Drive from Darjeeling to Yuksom (1800m.)

Day 5
Day 05 : Trek from Yuksom to Sachen (2200m.) 3-4 hrs

Day 6
Day 06 : Trek to Tshok (2900m.) 4-5 hours

Day 7
Day 07 : Trek to Dzongri (3950m.) 5-6 hours

Day 8
Day 08 : Rest at Dzongri, in the morning will up to the Dzongri top 4300

Day 9
Day 09 : Trek to Lamune (4200m.) 5-30 hours

Day 10
Day 10 : Trek to Goecha-La pass (5000m.)-Thangsing (3800m.) 7-8 hours

Day 11
Day11 : Back to Tshoka

Day 12
Day12 : Trek to Yuksom

Day 13
Day 13 : Drive to Bhadrapur and fly back to Kathmandu

Day 14
Day 14 : Sightseeing at Kathmandu valley

Day 15
Day 15 : Transfer to airport, departure to your own destination

SERVICES: PROVIDED BY COMPANY

  • Airport picks up, drops off, upon arrival and departure
  • India visa fees and visa processing assistance
  • Accommodation at Green Boutique Hotel with breakfast in Kathmandu
  • Kathmandu - Bhadrapur - Kathmandu Flight (inclusive with airport tax)
  • Accommodation at Wonder Woods Boutique Hotel with breakfast in Darjeeling
  • Ground transportation by private Jeep
  • Fluent English Speaking and well clarifying Mountain Guide
  • Full boards Camping Service during whole trek
  • Trained by Ministry of tourism; trekking cook, kitchen helper, Sherpa.
  • Number of porter’s their meal, accommodation, transportation, salary, insurance; equipment’s are included in Cost.
  • Sightseeing at Kathmandu by private AC vehicles
  • Trekking permit fees for sites and manument entry fees
  • First Aid kits for the staffs and the groups
  • Farewell dinner during the last day of departure

SERVICES: NOT PROVIDED BY COMPANY (Personal)

  • International airfares and Nepal travel visa
  • Your personal entrance fees for Kathmandu sightseeing
  • Personal nature expenses
  • Personal Trekking Gears
  • Staff tips

Goecha – La Trek: 15 Days – (Accommodation: Hotel/Camping)

(All rates are in Euro)

PRICING FOR GROUP SIZE BASIS:
⇒ All inclusive Trek Cost for 4 Person basis : EUR 2850 per person
⇒ All inclusive Trek Cost for 6 Person basis : EUR 2750 per person
⇒ All inclusive Trek Cost for 8 Person basis : EUR 2650 per person
⇒ All inclusive Trek Cost for 10 person basis : EUR 2550 Per person


NOTE : We would kindly like you to know that we try our best to follow up the set programs as given all above but at times, because of some local trails or weather conditions may compel us to have a slight changes in necessities. Similarly, the itinerary may also vary slightly subjected to our trekkers’ acclimatization rates. We always prefer the secure and precious life of yours along with the best of the best adventures.

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Frequently asked Questions.

How can I go to Sikkim?

Travel to Sikkim by would be taking a flight from Kathmandu via Bhadrapur to our destination. You can further board a Private vehicle to reach Sikkim.

Which is the best month to visit Sikkim?

The best time to visit Sikkim is either between March and May or October and mid-December. Best season to visit and see the blooming natural beauty in Gangtok is spring in between from March to May. Autumn, on the other hand, brings the clear view of Himalayan Range.

Do you need permit to visit Sikkim?

Permits required visiting Sikkim. … And therefore all foreign nationals require Restricted Area Permit (RAP) to visit any part of Sikkim including Gangtok. This permit is also popularly known as Inner Line Permit (ILP).

Is Sikkim safe for tourists?

Sikkim is one of the safest and peaceful places in India and beautiful as well. You can travel here with no worries because law and order is very strict here in sikkim.

For what Sikkim is famous?

Sikkim is the most favorite place to recharge and rejuvenate your mind and body amidst the tranquility and beauty of the Himalayan Mountains. Along with the rich biodiversity to explore in the Himalayan state of India, the Sikkim is also the home to famous pilgrim destinations for the Buddhism and Hinduism followers.

How can I go to Sikkim by flight?

By Air. For those wondering how to reach Sikkim by air, there is no airport in Sikkim itself so you will have to travel to the nearest airport in Bagdogra in West Bengal. This airport is about 124 kilometers from Gangtok and it takes about 5 hours from Bagdogra by buses or cabs. And another option would be taking a flight from Kathmandu via Bhadrapur to our destination.

ADDITIONAL TRIP EXTENSION OPTION:

The trip can be extend based on your holiday duration in Nepal. Special Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing and Mountain Flight might be your best choice before or after the trip. As well as following programs also can be extend as additional trips from Kathmandu.


NOTE : We would kindly like you to know that we try our best to follow up the set programs as given all above but at times, because of some local trails or weather conditions may compel us to have a slight changes in necessities. Similarly, the itinerary may also vary slightly subjected to our trekkers’ acclimatization rates. We always prefer the secure and precious life of yours along with the best of the best adventures.

RECOMMENDED GEAR LISTS:
CLOTHING:
Warm jacket (down jacket, if possible)
Water and windproof jacket (alternatively bring a poncho or umbrella)
Long sleeved synthetic fleece (windproof material, if possible)
Thermal underwear
Hat or Cap, pair of gloves and scarf
Comfortable hiking trousers (loose fitting)
Shorts and trousers, or skirt
2 pairs of warm wool-blend socks
2 pairs of running socks or liner socks
Proper hiking boots
Running shoes and flip-flops
2-3 t-shirts
Underwear
Light and expedition weight thermal bottom
Fleece or wool pants
Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants
Camp shoes (sneakers and/or sandals)
Sun Glasses


During winter season, additional clothing’s may include:
The outer jacket should be warm, down jacket is highly recommended during winter season
Bring a pair of warm winter trousers, in addition to the hiking trousers
Bring at least one windproof layer of clothes, helping to reduce any chill factor influence.
Snow gaiters


TREKKING GEARS:
Pair of polarizing sun-glasses (to be comfortable and to avoid potential snow-blindness)
Backpack and backpack cover (against rain and dust)
Map of the trekking route,
Head torch, or small torch, plus spare batteries
Sleeping bag and silk liner
Miscellaneous


TOILETRIES:
A small light weight and quick drying towel
Bar of soap
Sunscreen (SPF +20)
Earplugs
Insect repellants (for lower elevations)
First aid kid
Water purification tables or a water filter
Some Diamox pills against potential altitude sickness (if going beyond 4,000 m elevations)
Toilet paper


OPTIONAL ITEMS:
Camera, battery etc
Books/magazines
Trekking poles
GPS unit
Padlocks for guest house rooms and bags
Large plastic bags – for keeping items dry inside trek bag
Day pack (approximately 2500 to 3000 cubic inches)
Water bottles (2 bottles recommended)
Sewing/repair kit
Pocket knife
Dairy or notebook plus pencil/pen


NOTE :  We would kindly like you to know that we try our best to follow up the set programs as given all above but at times, because of some local trails or weather conditions may compel us to have a slight changes in necessities.  Similarly, the itinerary may also vary slightly subjected to our trekkers’ acclimatization rates. We always prefer the secure and precious life of yours along with the best of the best adventures.

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Goecha – La Trek
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Trip Facts

  • 15 Days
  • Moderate
  • 5000 Meter
  • September - December & February – May
  • Kathmandu
  • Kathmandu
  • Flight & Private AC Vehicle
  • Camping
  • 4

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