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Sandakfu or Sandakphu (3636 m-11929 ft) Sandakphu is situated in the eastern Indian state of West Bengal, bordering on Nepal. In fact the road to Sandakphu from Maneybhanjan goes into Nepal once. This is the highest peak in the state of West Bengal. Sandakphu, the world famous trekking paradise, from where you can enjoy the clear views of Himalayan Giants Like Mount Everest, Kanchenjunga, Lothse, Nuptse, Makalu, Janu, Pandim, Chomolhori and many more upto Arunachal Pradesh. It is situated at the edge of the Singalila National Park on the West Bengal - Sikkim border, and is the highest point of the Singalila Ridge. Sandakphu has a small village on the peak with a number of hostels. From Sandakphu the best view of the mountain Kanchenjangha is possible, which is known as the sleeping Kumbhakarna.
This will be Meru Treks’ most luxurious trek. Here we are not staying in tent anywhere. We will get accommodation at small Hotels at every camp site with proper bedding & toilet-bathroom facilities. Not only this but this time we are planning to do our journey by Flight. So that everyone will not be exhaust by travelling through train, time duration will be saved & most important everyone can enjoy the trek in luxurious manner.
Height: 3636 Mtrs Difficulty level:- Easy to Moderate.
SCHEDULE BY FLIGHT :-
Day 1 : Mumbai to Bagdogra by Flight & Bagdogra to Dhotre village(Base Camp)by Jeep (2134 Mt.)
Day 2 : Dhotre to Tumling (2900 Mt.) 7 km. Trek.
Day 3 : Tumling to Kalipokhri (3108 Mt.) 13 km.
Day 4 : Kalipokhri to Sandakphu(3636 Mt.) 6 km.
Day 5 : Sandakphu to Gurdum (2910 Mt.) 14 km.
Day 6 : Gurdum to Sirikhola 7km Trek & proceed to Maipokhari (2150 Mt.)by jeep.
Day 7 : Maipokhari to Darjeeling. Evening free for marketing.
Day 8 : Darjeeling site seen.
Day 9: Darjeeling to Bagdogra by jeep & Bagdogra to Mumbai by Flight.
To & Fro Flight Cost:- Approx.Rs.14000/-onwards. + Trek Fee Rs.9000/- = Approx.Rs.23000/-
Cost does not include food charges during flight journey.
SCHEDULE BY TRAIN:-
Day 1 : Mumbai to Hawrah by Gitanjali Exp.
Day 2 : Hawrah to NJP by Kamrup Exp & proceed to Dhotre village(Base Camp)by Jeep (2134 Mt.)
Day 3 : Dhotre to Tumling (2900 Mt.) 7 km. Trek.
Day 4 : Tumling to Kalipokhri (3108 Mt.) 13 km. Trek.
Day 5 : Kalipokhri to Sandakphu(3636 Mt.) 6 km. Trek.
Day 6 : Sandakphu to Gurdum (2910 Mt.) 14 km. Trek.
Day 7 : Gurdum to Sirikhola 7 km Trek & proceed to Maipokhari (2150 Mt.)By jeep.
Day 8 : Maipokhari to Darjeeling. Evening free for marketing.
Day 9: Darjeeling site seen.
Day 10: Darjeeling to NJP by jeep & NJP to Hawrah by Kamrup Exp.
Day 11: Hawrah to Mumbai by Gitanjali Exp.
Day 12: Arrival at Mumbai.
Train Cost: RS.4500/- + Trek Fee Rs.9000/- =Rs.13500/-
Cost does not include food charges during train journey except at Hawrah Station(Lunch included in cost)
Darjeeling Local Site Seen:
1) Time: 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Himalayan Mountaineering Institute.
Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park.
Darjeeling Rangeet Valley Passenger Rope-way.
Tenzing & Gombu Rock,Happy Valley Tea Estate.(To see from roadside)
Lebong Race Course.
2) Time: 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Boating (Open from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm)
Ava Art Gallery.
Temple Natural History Museum.
*Note:Rates are subject to change by time of booking.