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If you want to travel alone (what we think is a very good idea), but the rate is too high: please contact us and we check, which changes we can do so that the trip is suiting your budget. And for sure we can shorten or extend the tour – just per your wish!
|Length of the trip: 22 Tdays|
|Best travel period: March/April and October/November|
|Requirements: good fitness-level, fancy many nights in a tent|
In Sikkim the trekking possibilities are a little limited due to the border to Tibet – but there are nevertheless new routes to discover! The heart of this tour takes you from Uttarey through Singalila-area to Sangkhola. Biodiverse vegetation changes with awesome views not only to Kanchendzonga but also to the further away Everest-group. This tour will be rounded with a varied itinerary in Sikkim with day hikes, bird watching, village encounters, an intense visit of the small monks in Dubdi and an insight into the small town with exciting history: Kalimpong
|Day 1||Individual departure from your home, arrival in Delhi or Kolkata.|
|Day 2||Flight to Bagdogra, drive to Gangtok|
|Day 3||Sightseeing in Gangtok (i.e. Handicraft-Centre, Enchey-monastery, Flower-Show…)|
|Day 4||Rumtek-monastery, Gangtok and cooking class in the evening|
|Day 5||Drive to Kewzing with side-trip to Temi Tea Gardens, village-walk|
|Day 6||Bird-watching and walk to monastery Mangbru or what suits best|
|Day 7||Buddha-Park Ravangla, Bon monastery and walk via Dalling to the accommodation|
|Day 8||Drive to Yuksom with short walks to Rabdentse, Sanga Choeling and stopp in Pemayangtse|
|Day 9||Hike to Kecheopalri-Lake, drive back by car|
|Day 10||Walk to Dubdi monastery, meet Kamerakidz, crown place in Yuksom and so on in the huge village|
|Day 11||Drive to Uttarey, the starting point for the trek. Stopp at the Alpine Gouda Cheese Factory, village walk|
|Day 12||Trek Uttaray – Achhalay (2.000 m -> 2.600 m)|
|Day 13||Trek Achhalay – Kalijhar (2.600 m -> 3.350 m)|
|Day 14||Trek Kalijhar – Gairi (3.350 m -> 3.900 m -> 3.530 m)|
|Day 15||Trek Gairi – Sikkim Megu (3.530 m -> 4.000 m)|
|Day 16||Trek Sikkim Megu – Lam Pokhari (4.000 m -> 4.300 m)|
|Day 17||Trek Lam Pokhari – Lower Yambong (4.300 m -> 3.000 m)|
|Day 18||Trek Lower Yambong – Upper Rimbik (3.000 m -> 2.000 m)|
|Day 19||Drive to Kalimpong, sightseeing|
|Day 20||more sightseeing in Kalimpong, evening drive to the train station NJP, nighttrain|
|Day 21||Arrival in Kolkata, sightseeing|
|Day 22||Drive to the airport|
The detailed itinerary you can find here – by now just german – as a PDF.
Infos about Trekking in Sikkim – also just german – here: PDF.
Flight Delhi/Kolkata-Bagdogra, all mentioned transfers/drives, train ticket New Jalpaiguri-Kolkata (AC-II-tier), accommodation in a double attached bath (Homestay local toilette) on fullboard, local englishspeaking guide between Bagdogra and New Jalpaiguri, bird-watching, cooking class, entrance-fees for the sightseeings, Tenttrek incl. staff, luggage animals, fullboard, tents, thick mats, camping- and nationalparkfees, Kolkata-sightseeing with a local guide, Sicherungsscheine
all flights, other meals, other accommodations, other activities, visa, tipp
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