Embark on this exciting trek where you'll not only get to trek to the high altitude pass of Goechala, but you'll also be treated to the elusive peak of Kanchenjunga, world's third highest peak. On your way to the Goechala, you'll also cross Dzongri and Kanchenjunga National Park. Since you'll be trekking through a gorgeous landscape consisting of sub-tropical as well as alpine forests and lush meadows, with an epic backdrop of soaring peaks, you'll get to explore Sikkim like never before. However, it should be noted that this is not an easy trek as it requires long hours of trekking, making it unsuitable for beginner trekkers.
Sikkim is one of the most untouched and pristine regions of India, housing spectacular natural beauty and climate ranging from subtropical to high alpine. Sikkim is also home to vast lakes, hot springs, tall mountains, and passes that cut through the said mountains. Goechala is one such high altitude pass that sits at an altitude of 16000 feet. It is located in the Kanchenjunga National Park, near Indo-Nepal border.
Trek to the high altitude pass of Goechala and catch a glimpse of Kanchenjunga Peak. | Trek through the Kanchenjunga National Park and explore the pristine natural beauty of Sikkim. | Trek through quaint villages and hamlets of Sikkim. | Trek through lush forests and sprawling meadows to reach the top of Goechala.
Arrive at Yuksom before 18:00 hrs, and spend the rest of the day exploring the village. You can also visit the helipad which gives a gorgeous view of the Yuksom, or you can visit the Kangchandzonga National Park. Overnight in tents at Yuksom.
Overnight in tents at Yuksom.
You have to report to Yuksom before 18:00 hrs. Today's meal package includes only dinner which will be served at the campsite. Sleeping bags and mattresses will be provided to you for the night.
For cancellation made 15 days before the departure of Goechala trek: Full refund (excluding 15% service charges).
NO REFUND will be provided if cancellation is made within 8-15 days of the departure of Goechala trek, however, you can postpone the trek to some other departure date or you can book some another trek of this operator only.
NO REFUND if cancellation is made within 7 days of the departure of Goechala trek
Travellers are required to adhere to instructions of the trek leader during the trek to Goechala.
Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.
Consumption of liquor, drugs, tobacco products and cigarettes is strictly prohibited during the trek.