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Popular Treks in Sikkim

Popular Treks in Sikkim

Popular Treks in Sikkim

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  • Sikkim has some of the most spectacular Treks to offer. All the treks are concentrated inside the Kanchenjunga National Park, which is home to Mt.Kanchenjunga, Guardian diety of Sikkim. Sikkim with it’s rugged landscape and hospitable environment has some of the most memorable trek routes.

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    Upper Chiboo Approach Road,
    Darjeeling. West Bengal

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    Mandala Street, Kathmandu-Nepal
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Six most popular Treks in Sikkim :

1). Goechala Pass Trek :

Dzongri Trek


The most adventurous and popular trek in Sikkim that goes upto 4990m at Goechala Pass which lies at the foot of Mt.Kanchenjunga. The eight days trek starts with a drive to Yuksom which is the trek head for the Goechala Trek.  The Adventurous trek route winds through the dense forests of the Kanchenjunga National Park and goes through small settlement of Tchoka, Dzongri, Thansing and Lamunee. The highlights of this Sikkim Trek is the Goechala Pass which is situated at the foot of Mt.Kanchenjunga.

Brief Itinerary of 13Days Goechala Trek : Day 1: Arrival at Bagdogra Drive to Gangtok. Day 2: Gangtok.  Day3: Drive to Yuksom. Day4: Trek to Sachen. Day5: Trek to Tchoka. Day6: Trek to Dzongri Day7: Rest Day at Dzongri. Day8: Trek to Lamunee . Day9: Kookrochoong Day10: Tchoka. Day 11: Yuksom. Day12: Drive to Kalimpong. Day13: Drive to Bagdogra Airport or NJP Rail Station or Nepal Border. Extension can be made to Darjeeling & Bhutan.

2). 17Days Singalila Ridge Dzongri Goechala Pass Trek :

Singalila Dzongri Trek

The Singalila Dzongri Goechala Trek also referred to as the Round Trek in Sikkim is longer and strenuous than the shorter Goechala Trek. This trek starts from Upper Rimbi. The long and Beautiful Singalila Dzongri Trek winds through some of the most beautiful & secluded  part of the Sikkim Himalayas. This popular trek in Sikkim is meant for those looking to do a longer and strenuous Trek.

Brief Itineray : Day 1: Drive to Gangtok. Day 2. Gangtok. Day 3: Pelling. Day 4: Drive to Upper Rimbi. Day 5: Trek to Naya Patal. Day 6: Trek to Yambong. Day 7: Trek to Gomathang. Day 8: Trek to Pangdin. Day 9: Trek to Bikhbari. Day 10: Trek to Dzongri. Day 11: Dzongri Rest Day. Day 12: Trek to Lamunee. Day 13: Trek to Goechala to Kookrochoong. Day 14: Trek to Tchoka. Day 15: Trek to Yuksom. Day 16 : Drive to Kalimpong. Day 17: Drive to Bagdogra Airport.

3). 19Days Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek 

kanchenjunga base trek in sikkim

Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek, long, strenuous but a memorable trek in Sikkim through some of the most remote and uninhabited part of the Kanchenjunga National Park. A high altitude trek in Sikkim Himalayas that ascends to Daphey Bhir Pass-4735m to Dzongri Ridge-4030m and to Goechala Pass-4990m.  

Brief Itineray for 19Days Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek: Day 1: Drive to Gangtok. Day 2. Gangtok. Day 3: Uttaray. Day 4: Chewabhanjyang. Day 5: Acclimitization Day. Day 6: Gairi. Day 7: Dhond. Day 8: Paharae Megu. Day 9: Lam Pokhari. Day 10: Gomathang. Day 11: Pangdin. Day 12: Ghattey Khola. Day 13: Dzongri. Day 14: Lamunee. Day 15: Kookrochoong. Day 16: Tchoka. Day 17: Yuksom. Day 18 : Kalimpong. Day 19: Bagdogra Airport.

4). North Sikkim Green Lake Trek :

Green Lake Trek

This is also amongst the popular treks in Sikkim and the trek route which lies close to the border with Tibet leads to the foot of Mt.Kanchenjunga on the North Side overlooking the Zemu glacier and the ring of seven thousand metre peaks all around. Closed to outsiders trekking to the green lake basin in North Sikkim was opened to foreign trekkers only in the eighties. The Green Lake Trek in North Sikkim is rarely trekked. This is because of it’s isolation and also because of the permit formalities. Therefore it will be a pleasure if one gets to meet some trekkers onb the route.

Brief itinerary :  Day 1: Arrive at Bagdogra. Drive to Gangtok. Day 2: Gangtok. Day 3: Drive to Lachung. Day 4: Drive to Zemu Chu. Trek to Talem. Day 5: Trek to Jakthang. Day 6: Trek to Yabuk. Day 7: Trek to Rest Camp. Day 8: Trek to Green Lake. Day 9: Exploration of Zemu Glacier. Day 10: Trek Back to Yabuk. Day 11: Trek back to Jakthang. Day 12: Trek Back to Lachen. Day 13: Drive to Gangtok. Day 14: Drive to Bagdogra Airport or NJP Rail Station or Nepal Border. Extension can be made to Darjeeling/Bhutan / Nepal.

5). Short Dzongri Trek in Sikkim :

Dzongri Trek

Trek to Dzongri Ridge from Yuksom a short  four Days Trek is also among the popular treks in Sikkim. This popular trek in sikkim entails just four days of trekking during this period a trekker gets to go upto Dzongri which is in the lap of the Kanchenjunga Range and gets to view upclose views of the Kanchenjunga Range from Dzongri Ridge.

Brief Itineray for Dzongri Ridge Short Trek in Sikkim : Day 1: Arrival at Bagdogra Airport/NJP Rail station. Day 2: Gangtok. Day 3: Yuksom. Day 4: Tchoka. Day 5: Dzongri Ridge. Day 6: Tchoka. Day 7: Yuksom. Day 8: Final Departure.

6). Singalila Pass Phoktey Dara Trek : 

sikkim short treks

Also known as Varsey Rhododendron Trek, the singalila pass trek is moderate to easy trek in nature and climbs to the hiughest altitude of 3600m only at Singalila view point and Phoktey Dara. The 180 Degree views of Everest and Kanchenjunga range from these two vantage points make this among the popular treks in Sikkim Himalayas.

Brief Itinerary  for Singalila Pass Phoktey Dara Trek : Day 1 : Arrival at Bagdogra/NJP. Drive to Gangtok. Day 2: Gangtok. Day 3: Drive to Okhrey. Day 4: Varsey. Day 5: Joributey. Day 6: Kalijhar. Day 7: Singalila Pass. Day 8: Uttray. Day 9 : Kalimpong. Day 10: Final Departure

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  • 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.


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

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