Khangchendzonga Circuit is easily one of the finest treks the Indian Himalaya has to offer Set in the kingdom of Sikkim, the hike takes you to touching distance of the 3rd highest mountain in the world and other snow jewels of Sikkim Starting from as low as 1800m at Uttarey, the trek reaches its crescendo at Goechala(4940m), where the Khangchendzonga face is only 9 kms as the crow flies It is an amphitheatre of huge mountains ranging from small peaks to 6000ers, 7000ers and the highest one in India!Some notable mountains are Janoo, Talung, Pandim, Jopuno, Narsing, Simvo and Kabru
The first half of the trek straddles the border with Nepal passing through dense forests of rhododendron and sprawling meadows where Yaks and Dzos graze Midway through the trek we camp beside...
Nov 01 to Nov 17, 2019
Goechala Trek Mar 28 to Apr 07, 2019 Apr 11 to Apr 21, 2019 May 16 to May 26, 2019 Nov 07 to Nov 17, 2019
Goechala Trek is your chance to visit the hallowed land of the highest mountain in India and the 3rd highest mountain in the World - Khangchendzonga(8586m) in the Kingdom of Sikkim You will be delighted each day of the trip by the Buddhist culture of the place, its natural beauty and the warmth of the locals The trip spans the Nepalese hinterland of East India covering Darjeeling and West Sikkim Right from day 1, the Khangchendzonga range covers the north sky and grows in size as we inch closer and closer until Goechala, where we are just 9 kms away from its formidable North face You will have to crane your neck to get a good sight at the summit from here
The trip starts with 2 days at the Tea Capital of Darjeeling, the charming hill station town built by the...
Mar 28 to Apr 07, 2019 Apr 11 to Apr 21, 2019 May 16 to May 26, 2019 Nov 07 to Nov 17, 2019