Trek Sikkim Darjeeling

8Days Darjeeling Sandakphu Trek

8Days Darjeeling Sandakphu Trek

8Days Darjeeling Sandakphu Trek

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  • Sandakphu Trek a popular short trek in Darjeeling that goes upto Sandakphu, highest point on the singalila ridge. Trek down to Gurdung and to Rimbik to end the Sandakphu Trek with a three hours drive to Darjeeling. 

Accommodation & Meals

    • Hotel accommodation – twin share including breakfasts.
    • Twin share Rooms in Lodges with mattress during Trekking.

Easy and flexible as per your convenience

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Contact Details

  • INDIA
    Farout Trek
    Upper Chiboo Approach Road,
    Kalimpong-734301
    Darjeeling. West Bengal

    NEPAL
    Climb High Himalaya,
    1st.Floor, Sagarmatha Bazaar,
    Mandala Street, Kathmandu-Nepal
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    +91- 7797749499 (INDIA)
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Darjeeling Sandakphu Trek or as the locals call sandakphu trek in Darjeeling singalila Ridge is among the popular short Treks  in Darjeeling. The Darjeeling Singalila Trek is meant for first time trekkers and also for those short on time but would like to experience Trekking in the Himalayas.

Five day Sandakphu Trek in Darjeeling winds through pristine forests of the Singalila National Park to Sandakphu, highest point on the singalila Ridge. If you are short on time but would like to experience trekking than this is the trek for you.

Singalila Ridge which runs from Manebhanjyang to Phalut forms the international border between India & Nepal. The Sandakphu trekking trail which runs on the spine of the Singalila Ridge with moderate to easy trek is considered among the best trekking trails in the Indian Himalayas.

Trek Darjeeling’s popular mountain trail from Manebhanjyang to Sandakphu to Gurdung & end the Trek in Rimbik. Enjoy great views of Kanchenjunga & Everest range from Sandakphu. Trek through the Singalila National Park with spring rhododendrons and clear autumn mountain views. Visit the Raj time hill resort town of Darjeeling and the famous tea plantations first started by the British.

Best time to visit the Singalila Ridge is during Spring when the entire hill sides are a riot of colors from the Rhododendron flowers. Coupled with the views of Everest and Kanchenjunga Range, singalila ridge truly becomes a trekkers paradise.

Moderate to easy trekking  trekkers carry their day packs only with their essential Items in them and walk at their own pace. Main baggage will be carried by porters/ponies. Accommodation will be provided in trekkers huts and lodges run by local families. Lunch will be provided in tea houses located along the way. dinners and breakfast will be porovided in the lodges of stay.

TRIP FACTS:

  • Style of Trek :  Tea House/Lodge Trek
  • Duration : 8Days
  • Number of Days on the Trek : 5Days
  • Trek Grade : Moderate to Easy
  • Minimum no. Of Participants : 2Persons
  • Highest Point : Sandakphu(3636m)
  • Highest Sleeping Altitude : Sandakphu(3636m)
  • Starting & Ending Point: Bagdogra Airport/NJP Rail Station/Nepal Border
  • Best Season:  March-June & September- December
  • Trek Availibility :  Join a Group on the dates given below
  • Climate : Days are normally warm. Nights can at times be(general) very cold and in winter even below the freezing  point. Monsoon showers in summer (heaviest in July & August). Sometimes even in spring and autumn.
  • Customized private trek can be arranged for a minimum of 2persons on request on a date of your choice

GROUP DEPARTURE DATES FOR DARJEELING SANDAKPHU TREK 2020

8th.Feb – 15th.Feb, 2020 22nd.Feb – 29th.Feb, 2020
7th.March – 14th.March, 2020 28th.March –  4th.April, 2020
4th.April – 11th.April, 2020 18th.April – 25th.April, 2020
2nd..May – 8th.May, 2020 16th.May – 23rd.May, 2020
18th.Sept – 25th.Sept, 2020 02nd.Oct – 09th.Oct, 2020
16th.Oct – 23rd.Oct, 2020 06th.Nov – 13th.Nov, 2020
27th.Nov – 4th.Dec, 2020 11th.Dec – 18th.Dec, 2020
21st.Dec – 28th.Dec, 2020(Christmas Trek)

DARJEELING SANDAKPHU TREK ITINERARY 

Day 1: Arrive at Bagdogra Airport/NJP Rail Station/Nepal Border. Drive to Darjeeling(1686m/90Km/3Hrs). Overnight Hotel.

Day 2: Acclimatization Day. Walking tour of Darjeeling. Overnight Hotel.

Day 3: Drive to Maneybhanjyang(1981m/1Hr). Trek Starts.
Trek Manebhanjyang to Tongloo(3001m/13Km/5Hrs). Overnight Trekkers Hut.

Day 4: Trek Tongloo to Kalpokhari(3100m/15Km/6Hrs). Overnight Lodge.

Day 5: Trek Kalpokhari to Sandakphu(3636m/6Km/3Hrs). Trekkers Hut.

Day 6: Trek Sandakphu to Gurdung(2700m/10Km/4Hrs). Overnight Lodge.

Day 7: Trek Gurdung to Rimbik (2331m/15Km/5Hrs). End of Trek.
Drive to Darjeeling. Driving Time – 4 Hours. Overnight Hotel.

Day 8: Drive to Bagdogra Airport/NJP Rail Station/Nepal border for Final Departure. End of Singalila Ridge Sandakphu Trek
Extension can be made to Sikkim, Bhutan or Nepal.

Note: The above itinerary is a sample,intended to give you a general idea of the likely trip schedule. Numerous factors such as weather, road conditions, physical ability of the participants,etc. may dictate itinerary changes either before departure or while on the trail. We reserve the right to change this schedule in the interest of the trip participant’s safety, comfort and general well being.

Recommendations: Darjeeling Sandakphu trek is Moderate to Easy and is recommended for First time Trekkers/Family Treks.

(All relevant Terms & Conditions apply).

 

COSTS : 

TOUR COST INCLUDES:

  • Hotel accommodation – twin share including breakfasts.
  • Twin share Rooms in Lodges with mattress during Trekking.
  • Fully organized trek services with guide, porters, Ponies.
  • Fixed three meals everyday during trekking.
  • All road transport as per itinerary by car/jeep.
  • Service of an English speaking guide.
  • Entrance fees to monuments visited.
  • All Permits for Darjeeling.
  • Airport Transfers.

DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • Sleeping bag; personal clothing/equipment.
  • Lunches and dinners during hotel stays.
  • Bottled or alcoholic drinks.
  • Tips, client insurance, evacuation costs.
  • Any expenses of personal nature.

Note: The above itinerary is a sample,intended to give you a general idea of the likely trip schedule. Numerous factors such as weather, road conditions, physical ability of the participants,etc. may dictate itinerary changes either before departure or while on the trail. We reserve the right to change this schedule in the interest of the trip participant’s safety, comfort and general well being.

Recommendations: Darjeeling Sandakphu trek is Moderate to Easy and is recommended for First time Trekkers/Family Treks.

(All relevant Terms & Conditions apply).