Goecha La Trek

I am Planning for the Goecha La trek in September or October -2016, Dates are flexible but should be in these months only.

I am starting from Kolkata , 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.



2 replies
  1. Hey Pratik

    I am interested. Have explored Himalayas in Kashmir, Himachal, UK and Nepal. I guess it’s time to explore the SIkkimese Himalayas. I just need to understand the climate and local scenery there around that time? Any idea? How’s autumn like in Sikkim?


    • Hey Pratik,

      I’m also interested for this trek contact me on 8335040472 so that we can discuss further.