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Darjeeling Singgalila Sandakpu Trekking"Darjeeling, known as ''queen of the hills’’, is famous for its tea and tea plantations; its famous’ toy train ‘which carries passengers from lower India into the hill towns below the Himalayas and its stunning view of Mt.Kanchenjunga,part of the beautiful Himalayan range in the Everest family. A small but beautiful. Town-truly a Shangri la-, Darjeeling is the home of people of diverse cultures and traditions. Some ofit's places of interest are the Trekking Season’s
There are basically two trekking seasons in Darjeeling. The first one usually begins in the middle of March and ends around the first week in June. One has to be prepared for an occasional shower which is very refreshing. The flowers in bloom compensate for the summer haze. The second season being around the last week in September and continues until December. The view of the mountains during this period is excellent, but it is quite cold and one may expect snowfall in certain regions.
Trek Darjeeling’s famous mountain trail from manebhanjyang to sandakphu and on to phalut and Rimbik.
"Enjoy stunning views of the Kanchenjunga, Makalu and Everest peaks. Trek through the singalila national park. Experience spring rhododendrons and clear autumn views. Visit the raj period hill resort town of Darjeeling and the famous tea plantations founded by the British.the mining of sandakpu
The name Darjeeling Sandakphu means the 'Height of the Poison Plant', a direct reference to the profusion of the poisonous aconite plants that grow near the peak. The loftiest peak of the Singalila Range, Sandakphu is the culminating point of many trekking routes in the Darjeeling-Sikkim region.
Darjeeling - Manay Bhanjang - Tonglu - Garibas - Sandakphu - Phalut – Raman
Duration: 08 Nights and 09 Days
Highest Altitude: 3,640m
Best Time To Trek:
June To September & October To Mid November
Day 01 Airport-Darjeeling (2130m)
Arrive Bagdogra airport and transfer to Darjeeling. A charming 4-hour journey, through Assam tea plantations and tiny villages takes us to Darjeeling. Built on top of a ridge, Darjeeling faces the Himalaya and is a popular destination for Westerners and Bengalis alike. Overnight
Day 02 Darjeeling Visit arround
you could take an early trip to Tiger Hill to see the sunrise. Afterwards visit the famous Ghoom monastery that enshrines an image of the Maitreya Buddha (the coming Buddha). Later on can visit the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute and tea plantations. Overnight in Darjeeling.
Day 03:Darjeeling – Manay Bhanjang ( 2134m) by car – Tonglu (3070m)
Early morning drive from Darjeeling to trek point. The trail overlooks the Bengali plain south, and have tantalising glimpses of Kanchenjunga ahead, as zigzag through rhododendrons.
Day 04:Tonglu – Garibas (2620m) in 4hours.
take a mossy paved path, that snakesthrough a succession of forests and hamlets, giving way, from time to time, to spectacular mountain sceneries.
Day 05:Garibas – Sandakphu (3640m) in 4h 30 min.
steadily climb to join the ridge trail towards Kalpokhari. Afterwards start a long and steep climb onto the Singalila ridge
that leads to Sandakphu. A remarkable 360 ° view from the top.
Day 06:Sandakphu – Phalut (3600m) in 6hours
walk to a prominent viewpoint for the magnificent sunrise over the Kanchenjunga, Jannu, Everest, Lhotse, Makalu and Cho Oyo. Throughout the day, there are ever-changing views: yak herds, silvery pine forests, tiny lakes ringed with grass, and the snow-capped Himalayan range in the background.
Day 07:Phalut – Raman (2560m) in 5hours.
A pleasant descent through the woods takes to Gorkhey (2500m) thenyou climb up towards Raman.
Day 08:Ramam- Rimbeek-Darjeeling
After Breakfast trek to rimbeek arround 18km 3-4 hours and Transport to Darjeeling (Hotel Stay Over Night)
Day 09:Departure to Bagdogra Airport /Bhadrapur Airport/Njp Train Station