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Yuksom – Dzongri Trek via Nepal - 10 Days

Yuksom to Dzongri Trekking is a fabulous  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.

The Yuksom to Dzongri trek in Sikkim is  the most interesting Trek which you wish to be a part of it. You get to witness a nature full environment with inner peace and joy. During the whole journey you can explore the virgin peaks, impressive Mt. Kangchendzonga (8585 meters), the 3rd highest mountain in the world. Similarly,  you get to  discover some of the most famous peaks during this trek from the Dzongri View Points such as Mt. Kabru south (7317 meters), Mt. Kabru north (7338 meters), Mt. Pandim (6691 meters) Mt. Kabru Forked (6108 meters), Mt. Rathong (6679 meters), Mt. Kumbhakarna (Janoo) (7710 meters), Mt. Kokthang (6147 meters), Mt. Goecha Peak (5127 meters) and Mt. Frey Peak (5830 meters).


Note:

All Tour Package 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.


(The Trip cost varies depending on the group size, total number of days and services you require. If you are interested, please feel free to contact Us.)

Group Discount: Available

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

Day 2
Day 02: Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley. Overnight at hotel.

Today, you will visit the cultural and historical sights in Kathmandu valley including Swoyambhunath, which is said to be over 2,000 years old and one of the world’s most fabulous Buddhists Stupas; Kathmandu Durbar Square; the temple of Kumari – the residence of living goddess with its wooden carved window and balconies; Kasthamandap–a pagoda temple believed to have been built from the timbers of a single tree by King Laxmi Narsingh Malla.

Day 3
Day 03: Kathmandu - Bhadrapur – Gangtok.

Take morning flight from kathmandu to Bhadrapur. Meet our representative at Bhadrapur airport and drive towards Gangtok (The Capital of Sikkim). On arrival transfer into hotel. Evening free to explore surroundings. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 4
Day 04: Yuksam (1785 m. Tsokha (3000 m. (14 kilometers-5 to 6 hours)

On this day, trekking in Yuksam begins at the market of this locality and follows the main road in the direction of the North. Gradually, the treks come out of the gorge and reach near the River Ratong Chu’s right bank. Troop then follows the trail, crossing over 4 overpasses to ascend steeply towards the North-West direction at Bakkhim, a small settlement. The trail will continue to move forward for another three kilometers passing through dense forest of rhododendron and magnolia to reach at Tsokha. Once we reach at this place, we can sit for dinner at campsite. We will also stay here for the night.

Day 5
Day 05: Tsokha - Dzongri (4030 m. (10 kilometers-5 to 6 hours)

On the day third, the trek moves forward and reaches Tsokha, a village and then continues to ascend in the north direction, pasting through a verdant rhododendron forest, reaching to Phedang (3650 meters) it takes around 3 hours to complete the steep incline. We will continue further in the direction of Dzongri. After reaching Dzongri set a camp site for dinner & overnight stay.

Day 6
Day 06: Rest day and Acclimatize at Dzongri

On the day fourth, we will indulge in some rest and relaxation as this day is meant for acclimatization. On this day you can enjoy the spectacular sights of the towering mountain summits by hiking upwards to the Dzongri Top. From this spot you get an incredible panoramic view of various peaks like, Pandim (6691 meters), Kabru (7353 meters), Kanchenjunga (8534 meters), Narsingh (5825 meters), Koktang (6147 meters) and Ratong (6678 meters), and towards the western side you can see the magnificent Singalila Ridge. This ridge separates Nepal from Sikkim. Arrangements made at the camp site for the dinner and night stay in the tents.

Day 7
Day 07: Dzongri - Tshoka (10 kilometers - 5 to 6 hours)

On this day we will start to move forward toward Tshoka. Arrangements made at the camp site for the dinner and night stay in the tents.

Day 8
Day 08: Tshoka to Yuksom (14 kilometers - 5 hours)

Today is the last day of our trek. Today we will go back over steps in the direction of Yuksam. The trek is easy as the path is mostly downhill. We will stop here for a night stay at the guest house.

Day 9
Day 09: Yuksom - Bhadrapur – Kathmandu

Early morning drive to Bhadrapur and take flight for Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel.

Day 10
Day 10: Transfer to airport, departure to your own destination

Cost Includes

  • Airport pick up and transfer by private vehicle as per group size.
  • 3Night's accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • Domestic flight from Kathmandu-Bhadrapur-Kathmandu.
  • 1Night accommodation in Gangtok with breakfast.
  • All your standard Meals and best available camping accommodation during the trek.
  • An Experienced English – speaking trekking guide and 4 trekkers: 1 assistant guide.
  • Porters to carry luggage for 2 trekkers: 1 porter including their salary, insurance, food and lodging.
  • First Aid kit and general equipment for Porter during the trip.
  • India visa fees and visa processing assistance.
  • All necessary Sikkim, India trekking permits.

Cost Excludes

  • Meals at Kathmandu and Gangtok.
  • Your international airfare.
  • Nepal visa
  • Personal expenses.
  • Landry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters.
  • Your Travel Insurance.
  • Tips for Guide, porters and staffs.
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Frequently asked Questions.

How can I go to Sikkim?

Travel to Sikkim by train is possible by getting to major railway heads near Gangtok- New Jalpaiguri (188 km) and Siliguri (145 km). And another option would be taking a flight from Kathmandu via Bhadrapur to our destination. You can further board a bus or hire a taxi 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 to visit 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.

Which part of Sikkim is best?

25 Best Places/ Parts To Visit In Sikkim
• Tsomgo Lake. Image Source. …
• Yuksom. Yuksom is an old historic town, which is considered to be amongst the best places to visit in West Sikkim bestowed with natural beauty and uninterrupted trail for trekkers. …
• Nathula Pass. Image Source. …
• Lachung, Lachen and Yumthang Valley. Image Source. …
• Ravangla. …
• Namchi. …
• Zuluk. …
• Teesta River.

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.

Yuksom – Dzongri Trek via Nepal – 10 Days


Cost Details
1 Person: USD 1900
2 Persons: Per Person USD 1700
3, 4 Persons: Per Person USD 1500
5 Persons or more: Per Person USD 1300


Recommended Gear Lists:

Packing essential gear before trekking is a must in any situation. These gears can protect you from the harsh conditions you may face during the trek.
Clothings:
Woolen caps, hats
Neckwear
Sunglasses
Hiking boots
Trekking socks
Trekking trousers
Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants
Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell jacket
Fleece jackets
Down jackets
Cotton T-shirts
Sweaters
Lightweight gloves
Headgear:
Woolen caps, hats
Neckwear
Sunglasses
Accessories:
Batteries
Chargers
Sleeping bag
First-aid kit
Toiletries:
Toilet papers
Toothbrush
Toothpaste
Shampoo
Soap
Body lotions
Sanitary napkins, tampons
Cotton towel
Sunscreen
Hand sanitizers


(The Trip cost varies depending on the group size, total number of days and services you require. If you are interested, please feel free to contact us.)

Group Discount: Available

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Trip Facts

  • 10 Days
  • Camping
  • Spring & Autumn
  • 4030 meter
  • Kathmandu
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