Trek Sikkim Darjeeling

14Days North Sikkim Green Lake Trek

14Days North Sikkim Green Lake Trek

14Days North Sikkim Green Lake Trek

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  • 14Days
  • Trek to the foot of Mt.Kanchenjunga on the Northern side close to the border with Tibet. A popular trek in Sikkim but unadulterated, untouched and less frequented by outsiders. A trek to the Green Lake basin overlooking the Zemu glacier with a semi circular views of the majestic himalayas.

Accommodation & Meals

    • Hotel accommodation – twin share including breakfasts.
    • Twin share tent with mattress during camping/trekking.
    • Fully organized trek services with guide, porters, camping equipment.
    • All fixed three meals everyday during trekking/Camping.

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
  • Call : +91- 9933975902
    +91- 7797749499 (INDIA)
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North Sikkim Green Lake Trek

High Altitude Trek to Green Lake area in Newly Opened North Sikkim

90km Green Lake Trek in North Sikkim close to the border with Tibet starts with a 6Km drive to Zemu Bridge from Lachen.The well defined trek route heads westwards along the Zemu Chu to Zemu Glacier which lies on the eastern side of Mt.Kanchenjunga.The Green Lake Trek route goes through thick green forests and river valleys along the foothills of the great Kanchenjunga Range. Trek through pristine areas visited by very few westerners till date. The Green Lake Trek route in North Sikkim is newly opened, little trekked & is still untouched by outsiders.

Enjoy great views of the snow clad Himalayan mountains lying in a semi-circular arc running clockwise from south east to North West prominent among them being Siniolchu (6887m), Simvo (6811m), Mt. Kanchenjunga(8585 m) the third highest miuntain in the world,Twin Peak (7350 m), Nepal Peak (7168 m),Tent Peak (7365 m) & Pyramid Peak (7123 m) from the Gren lake basin.

Spring is best for many varieties of rhododendron and high altitude plant life. Spring/summer treks are of interest to birdwatchers and flowering plants. October-November is best for clear weather and good mountain views.

 

 

TRIP FACTS

  • Trek Grade:   Moderate to Strenuous.
  • Duration:   13 Nights/14 Days
  • Maximum Trek Altitude:   Zemu Glacier-5500m/18000ft.
  • Maximum Camp Altitude:   Green Lake-4930m/16170ft.
  • Starting & Endging Point:   Bagdogra or Bhadrapur Airport or NJP Railway Station.
  • Best Season:   April-May and October-November.
  • Trek Availiblity:   Only private treks are available on request for minimum of 2 persons.
  • Note:   Minimum 6 months notice required to process permits for North Sikkim.

North Sikkim Green Lake Trek Itinerary
Day 1 :   Arrive at Bagdogra Airport/NJP Rail Station/Nepal Border. Drive to Gangtok (1622m). HOTEL(B/B Only ).
Day 2 :   Gangtok Sight Seeing.Visit Rumtek Monastery. Overnight Hotel
Day 3 :   Drive Gangtok to Lachen(3100m/123Km/5Hrs Drive). Overnight Hotel(B/B only)
Day 4 :   Short Drive to Zemu Bridge(6Km). Green Lake Trek Starts. Trek to Tallem (3300m/13Km/6-7Hrs). Overnight Tents (B,L,D)
Day 5 :   Trek Tallem to Jakthang (3430m/8Km/4-5Hrs). Overnight Tents (B,L,D)
Day 6 :   Trek Jakthang to Yabuk (3850m/12Km/5-6Hrs). Overnight Tents (B,L,D)
Day 7 :   Trek Yabuk to Rest Camp (4500m/9Km/4Hrs). Overnight Tents (B,L,D)
Day 8 :   Trek Rest Camp to Green Lake (4930m/8Km/4Hrs). Overnight Tents (B,L,D)
Day 9:  Day Hike from Green Lake to Zemu Glacier. Overnight Tents (B,L,D)
Day 10:  Trek Back to Yabuk. Overnight Tents (B,L,D)
Day 11: Trek Back to Jakthang. Overnight Tents (B,L,D)
Day 12:  Trek Back to Lachen. Overnight Tents (B,L,D)
Day 13:  Drive Back to Gangtok. Overnight Hotel (B/B only)
Day 14:  Drive to Bagdogra Airport/NJP Rail Station for Final Departure. End of  North Sikkim Green Lake Trek.
Extension can be made Darjeeling, Bhutan and Nepal.
Meals: B = Breakfast; L = Lunch; D= Dinner.

COSTS : Please write to us for Costs & other details

TOUR COST INCLUDES:

  • Hotel accommodation – twin share including breakfasts.
  • Twin share tent with mattress during camping/trekking.
  • Fully organized trek services with guide, porters, camping equipment.
  • All fixed three meals everyday during trekking/Camping.
  • All road transport as per itinerary by car/jeep.
  • Service of an English speaking guide.
  • Entrance fees to monuments visited.
  • All Permits for Darjeeling and Sikkim.

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,the 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: The trek is strenuous and demands good physical form.A physical fitness check-up is recomended.

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