Goecha La Trek
I am Planning for the Goecha La trek in May-2016, Dates are flexible but should be after 20 May.
I am starting from Mumbai, but partner can be from any where and we will meet in new Jalpaiguri one if the gateway to sikkim.
I have completed all my deep research and found that this trek can be done without any Organised trekking agency, and I always love this , because you will always enjoy when you have no restriction.
I love Thrill, adventure and want to live every bit of nature.
Plan : New Jalpaiguri (NJP) to Yuksom: 150 KMs by road. : Meet at NJP railway station at 8 AM and start the journey to Yuksom by sharing cab . Max Cost: 150 Per head.
Reach Yuksom by 1 P.M : contact local Porters for Yaks and Utensils and other important itineraries.
Stay in Yuksom .
Trek Start :
Day 1: Yuksom to Bakhim (14 KM) : Moderate Trekking max 5 Hours. : To get Acclimatize with High Altitude , we will stay in Bakhim.
Day 2 : Bakhim to Tshoka (2 Km) : Tough Trekking Max 4 – 6 Hours : Stay here that day to feel the nature and to relax our body.
Day 3 : Tshoka to Dzongri (8 Km) : Moderate to tough Trekking Max 6-7 hours: stay here to enjoy the sun rise on Day 4 .
Day 4 : Dzongri to Thangsing (8 Km) : Tough Trekking Max 5-6 Hours
Day 5 : Thansing to Lamuney (8Km) : Easy Trek , max 5 -6 Hours . here we will enjoy the beauty of Samiti lake.
Day 6 : Lamuney to Goecha La ( 5000M Alt) ; Tough trek , Max 10 hours : Heavy wind and our destination. Finally we are in goecha. tent to be set in Kokchurong.
Day 7 : Kokchurong to Tahoma Max 6 Hours
Day 8 : Tahoma to Yuksom Max 6 hours : Stay in Yuksom or will leave to
Day 9 : Reserve day : options : Gurudongmar lake, Hot springs of north Sikkim or Gangtok visit.
Day 10 ; Reach to New Jalpaiguri : then To destination.
Day 11 : For Mumbai : come with me . 😛 . NJP to calcutta , Calcutta to Mumbai.
Day 12 : Mumbai .Reply