West Bengal | 7 Days | October | Moderate
Sandakphu (3636 m; 11,930 ft) is highest point of the Singalila Ridge in Darjeeling district on the West Bengal. The peak is located at the edge of the Singalila National Park.
If you are looking forward to explore Sandakphu & Phalut at its best and also if you are willing to be a part of an exciting group then this is the best deal you can get.
Four of the five highest peaks in the world, Everest, Kangchenjunga, Lhotse and Makalu can be seen from its summit. It also affords a pristine view of the entire Kangchenjunga Range. Reach Escapades Travels on your own and we take care of your all needs for a memorable trip.
Upon arrival at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station in the morning, drive towards Dhotrey which is about 90km drive (5hrs approx.). This village serves as the gateway to the Sandakphu, and it lies at an altitude of around 6400 ft above sea level. Stay overnight at the pre-arranged accommodation in Dhotrey.
Basic Trekking Gears :Backpack (50-60 Litres) with raincover
Daypack (20 litres)
Trekking Pole / Walking Stick
2 x 1 litre water bottle
Personal medicine kit (as advised by your Doctor)
3 quick dry full sleeves T-Shirts, 1 half sleeve fleece T-Shirt
3 Trek Pants
Down Jacket, fleece gloves, waterproof gloves
High ankle trekking shoe with good grip
Accessories- Sunglass, Cap, 2 pair of shocks, Quick dry towel (small size)
Toiletries- Sunscreen (SPF 40+), Moisturiser, Hand Sanitizer, Zip lock bags, toothpaste, toothbrush
By Air :- Kolkata & Bagdogra are two nearby Airports. Whereas, Bagdogra is nearby but pricer than Kolkata, which has regular flights from all major cities.
By Train:- Rail network connects New Jalpaiguri station to Kolkata.
By Bus:- There are many regular bus services from Kolkata to Silliguri, from Kolkata Esplanede
Cancellation prior 30 days from date of journey – 75% refund.
Cancellation between 30 to 21 days from date of journey – 50% refund.
Cancellation between 21 to 14 days from date of journey – 25% refund.
Cancellation less than 14 days from date of journey – non refundable.
Price per person:
Package Inclusion:All Accommodation in Lodges/HomeStay on sharing basis
Trekking with Experienced Guide
All meals (Veg and Egg) on trek
Package Exclusion:Transportation to & from Siliguri
Any personal/food, mineral water/stay expenses
Meals in Journey
Expenses of any extra day(s), if occurred
Anything not mentioned in Inclusions