Day 01: Drive or fly from Kathmandu
to Bhadrapur and drive to Gangtok Check in at hotel Gangtok.
Day 02: Today enjoy an Sikkimese breakfast
and transfer for the city tour. Visit the world famous Rumtek
Monastery. Then in the evening briefing for the tour to Lachen.
Day 03: After breakfast departure
for Lachen Village, via Phodong, enroute Kabi and other Sikkimese
Villages. The Lunch for the day will be served on the way.
Reach Lachen after 6 hours drive. Overnight halt at Lachen.
In Lachen only the basic facilities are available here. There
is no electricity. It will be a Village stay, but the nature
vistas compensate all those facilities.
Day 04: Acclimatization hike at Lachen
to Lamo-ang-dang and back to Lachen. Lamo-ang-dang is the
New trekking route in North Sikkim and it is opening by 2007
it was a great pleasure for Company that this new trek route
was reeked by our Director Operation Mr. D. Lachenpa
with the Government officials of Tourism Department.
Day 05: Today Hike from Lachen to Zema Chu. (Chu means
River) Zema is at an altitude of 2728m and is 6 KM
from Lachen. Overnight in Tents at Zema.
Day 06: Today After breakfast the
trek starts from Zema to Tallem altitude (3468m). 5-6 hours
walk along the Zemu River towards west. The going in this
section is usually slow as the path travels through water
logged Rhododendron thickets and fallen tree trunks.
Lunch at Tallem and in the afternoon free for excursion
in the area. Overnight at Camp.
Day 07: Tallem to Jakthang (3176m) 4-5 hours walk.
Trek from Tallem to Jakthang. This route is a walk
in the paradise passing through at least twenty
different kinds of Rhododendron varying in colours
from white to the deepest red and in height from
trees of 6m to scrubs of not more than a foot.
Lunch at Camp.
Day 08: Jakthang to Yabuk (3978m) 4- 5 hours walk.
The path to Yabuk climbs through the forest and
after about three hours of steady walking you reach
the snout of the Zemu glacier. Lunch at Camp. In
the afternoon free for excursion in the area.
Day 09: Yabuk to Rest Camp (4570m) 5 Hours Walk. The path
from Yabuk to Rest Camp follows the Zemu Glacier; the path
is mainly over boulders. As the trail opens into the valley
the great peaks come into view. The Rest Camp is situated
just opposite Mt Siniolchu which is one of the most beautiful
peak in Sikkim.
Day 10: Rest Camp to Green Lake (5050m)
4-5 Hours walk. The trail from Rest Camp gently climbs up
the valley. On a clear day this is one of the most beautiful
walks in the Himalaya. Mt Siniolchu, Simvo, Twin Peaks, Nepal
Peak and The Khangchendzonga are some of the giants that
dominate the horizon. The Camp at Green Lake Plain.
Day 11: Rest Day for sight seeing
at Green Lake. Spend the day lazing in the sun watching the
panoramic view of the Great Mountains of Sikkim. Climb for
about an hour or so to the hill behind the Green Lake one
will come to a high point where you will get the grandest
view of the Mt Khangchendzonga divide and the distant Mt
Chomolhari in Bhutan.
Day 12: Today trek back from Green
Lake to Rest camp. Tent at Rest Camp.
Day 13: Today trek back from Rest
camp to Jakthang.
Day 14: Today trek back from Jakthang
Day 15: Today trek from Tallem to
Zema and drive to Lachen. Over Night at the lodge at lachen.
Day 16: Today after breakfast return
to Gangtok. Check in at hotel at Gangtok. Leisure overnight.
Day 17: Today after breakfast drive
to Darjeeling. Check in at hotel at Darjeeling. Leisure overnight.
Day 18: Early morning visit Tiger
Hill for the world famous sunrise over Mt Khanchendzonga.
Then visit Goom Monastery and back to Hotel to
enjoy the Darjeeling tea breakfast. After breakfast
visit the sightseeing places in Darjeeling. The
places are as follows.
1. Himalayan Mountaineering institute.
2. Happy Valley Tea Garden.
3. Tibetan Refugee help center and etc
Day 19: Today after breakfast drive
to Bagdogra and fly to Delhi. Check in at hotel at Delhi.
Day 20: Today after breakfast transfer
Kakarivitta, Nepal, you will then take an overnight drive
from Kakarivitta to Kathmandu. (You can drive till Bhadrapur
and take a flight from Bhadrapur to Kathmandu)