Sandakphu – Gurdum ’17 & 18 – National Himalayan Winter Trekking
- Report at International Youth Hostels Darjeeling – Reporting Dates:
10th Dec, 2017 to 5th Jan, 2018
- 7N/8D (Fee:Rs.5950+Bkng Chrs Rs.298)
- Accommodation, Nutritious Veg food, Group Insurance, Forest entry fees
Brief description of the program: We are pleased to inform you that like previous years YHAI is organizing National Himalayan Winter Trekking Expedition Sandakphu – Gurdum in Darjeeling Region at Eastern Himalaya from 10th December’2017 to 5th January’2018.Sandakphu, the world famous trekking paradise, from where you can enjoy the clear views of Himalayan Giants like Mount Everest, Kanchenjunga, Lothes, Nuptse, Makalu, Janu, Pandim, Chomolohori and many more upto Arunachal Pradesh.
* Reporting Point:
International Youth Hostels Darjeeling
* How To Reach:
The Base Camp is at International Youth Hostels Darjeeling, Chota Kakjhora, Near New Taxi Stand, 500mtr. Before Darjeeling Railway Station, Darjeeling is easily accessible from any part of India by Air, Rail or Road, The Railway Station is New Jalpaiguri and the Airport at Bagdogra being the links to the outside world. From there avail Bus/Jeep/Taxi services to reach Darjeeling (90 km.) in 3.5 hrs.
* Program Includes:
Accommodation, Nutritious Veg food, Group Insurance, Forest entry fees
* Day Wise schedule:
Day 1: Reporting at Base Camp, (2134 mt.) after 3 p.m.
Day 2: Acclimatization and Orientation
Day 3: Transfer to Dhotrey by Jeep. Trek to Tumling (2900 mt.) 7 KM.
Day 4: Trek to Kalipokhri (3108 mt.) 13 KM.
Day 5: Trek to Sandakphu (3636 mt.) 6 KM.
Day 6: Trek to Gurdum (2910 mt.) 14 KM.
Day 7: Trek to Rimbik (2286 mt.) via Sirikhola, 13 KM. Valedictory Ceremony and Grand Dinner.
Day 8: Transfer by Jeep to Darjeeling Base Camp (54KM.) Lunch, and Check out.
Total round Trekking Route- 53 km.(approx.) Programme & route schedule are subject to change without prior notice.