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Goechala Trek, Sikkim

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Goechala Trek

The still lake of Samiti with the views of Pandim Peak with melt your heart away, along side mystical settings of Thangshing.
to not be missed Sunrise view from Dzongri Top of Kanchenjunga, where the mountain looks beautiful because the sun rises and changes the color .
The southeast face of Mt. Kanchenjunga, the world’s third highest mountain, are often viewed from the goechala pass
Experience the cuddling features of thick rhododendron forests of Kanchenjunga park , where the forst doesn’t end at 10,000 ft.
Pha Khola, Tshushay Khola and Mentogang Khola – the suspension bridges over the Prekchu river will leave you in surprise.

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Day 1

Drive from Bagdogra Airport/NJP to Yuksom (5,670ft) (7 Hours)
Begin with the enthrallment of this excellent trek by catching the remarkable views of the Himalayas while driving from Bagdogra Airport/NJP to Yuksom.
The drive will take you along the gushing Teesta River and continuing uphill, you'll be crossing a bridge in Legship to succeed in Yuksom.
Arriving within the town, check-in into a hotel, and retire for the day.

Day 2

Trek from Yuksom to Sachen (7,150ft)
Today are going to be the primary day of this Goechala pass trek! awakening within the morning, start ascending uphill and follow the gorges of the Rathong River.
Trekking through the luxurious thickets of magnolia, rhododendron, and ferns, proceed towards the Paha Khola Bridge.
On the way, relish a packed lunch and keep yourself energized for the remainder of the trek; be prepared to identify exotic orchids, colorful flowers, and monkeys along the hike! Arriving in Sachen, calm down at the campsite and call it each day .

Day 3

Trek from Sachen to Tshokha (9,700ft) (via Bhakim/8,600ft)
The trek for the day will take you thru the aromatic viburnum plantations, after which you'll be crossing the Prek Chu River and hike uphill for around 2-3 hours to succeed in Bakhim.
Hereafter, trekking upwards, you'll finally reach Tshoka, the Tibetan refugee settlement; overnight stay are going to be during a camp.

Day 4

Trek from Tshoka (9,650 ft) – Dzongri (12,980 ft) via Phedang (12,050 ft) (5-6 hrs)
On Day 3 of Goechala trek package, you'll be making your way uphill and thru scenic forests of rhododendrons; you'll expect well-laid trails on the way.
Moving from here, a brief trek will finally take you to Dzongri, where you'll spend an overnight stay in camps.

Day 5

Trek from Dzongri (12,980 ft) – Dzongri Top (13,675 ft) (1 hr) and back to Dzongri then to Thansing (12,930 ft) via Kokchurang (12,100 ft) (5-6 hrs)
Post breakfast within the Phedang campsite, get prepared for an additional scenic uphill trek, and with Goechala pass trek, you'll be crossing 4,000m within the Himalayas!
With this remarkable feat, enjoy your packed lunch and relax round the scenic vistas to urge acclimatized to the upper altitudes.
A further climb after relaxation will finally take you to the Thansing overnight campsite area, from where you'll have mesmerizing views of the Koktang, Rathong, Kabru, Khangchendzonga, Simvo, and Pandim peaks.

Day 6

Trek from Thansing (12,930 ft) – Lamuney (13,700 ft) (2 hrs)
Waking up within the morning, you'll either spend the day relaxing within the camp or simply take up a brief exploration quest round the camp.
The day is far required as you want to get acclimatized to the upper altitudes before gaining further height.
Enjoy your overnight stay in camps.

Day 7

Trek from Lamuney (13,700 ft) – Goechala (15,100 ft) and back to Kokchurang (12,100 ft) (10-12 hrs)
Start the day early so as to avoid the tough climate which may hinder your course within the latter a part of the day.
Climbing uphill through the moraines, you'll then be descending to Samiti Lake then cross the Zemathang Plateau.
From here, you'll once more start ascending over a moraine and after trekking for around 1 hour, will reach to the Goecha La Pass view point 1.
Arriving at this magnificent pass, behold the magical views of the Kanchenjunga and other distant peaks before you begin moving back towards kokchurang for an overnight stay camp.

Day 8

Trek from Kokchurang (12,100 ft) – Tshoka (9,650 ft) via Phedang (12,050 ft) (6-7 hrs)
Waking up early within the morning, enjoy the enchanting views of the Kanchenjunga Peak from a close-by ridge and begin trekking back towards Tshoka.
Today, you'll be taking a route through the Dzongri Plateau so as to avoid the long climb. The trail passes through Prek Chu and therefore the deciduous forests of Phedang.
Arriving in Tshoka, calm down within the overnight stay camps.

Day 9

Trek from Tshoka (9,650 ft) – Yuksom (5,800 ft) via Bakhim (8,600 ft) and Sachen (7,200 ft) (6 hrs)
Today, descending through the Prek Chu River, you'll be arriving in Yuksom, the last leg of this Goechala trek package.
Arriving within the vicinity, check-in into an area hotel, and spend the remainder of the day at leisure.

Day 10

Departure from Yuksom
Goechala trek package ends here.
After having breakfast within the hotel, prepare your bags and check-out from the hotel. With this, the amazing Goecha La trek will come to an end.


  • Stay
  • You will be staying during a homestay and in tents for days of the trek (3 people/tent).
  • The room/tent are often separate for male and feminine participants.
  • Meals
  • All meals during the trek are included within the package.
  • Permits
  • All trekking permits and forest camping charges are included.
  • Activities
  • Trekking, Sightseeing, Camping
  • Guide
  • Qualified and experienced Trek Leader and support staff.
  • Any personal expenses
  • Any kind of tips
  • Acctivities other than mentioned in the tour
  • Insurance


7 to 10 Days

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