Darjeeling

Trekking Darjeeling, India

Darjeeling is situated in the lesser Himalayas. The main attraction of Darjeeling are three ‘T’ means Tea, Timber and tourism all over the world. The area is world wide famous for the tea produced, with the name Darjeeling.

Location by Ashmita Trek & Tours

Packages at this location

Darjeeling Sandakphu -Timburey Trek Trekking

This trip is one of our most popular ones! In this trek you will fine not only walking experience but some of the best flora fauna on the way the park has a number of small mammals like red panda, leopard cat and barking deers. The park is the birder’s delight with over 120 spices recorded. You come face to face with the full snow peaks of all the eastern Himalayas mountain range including Mount Everest world’s highest peak at 8848mts.

  • All necessary paper work and permit in Mountain and National park entrance Permit fees

  • All expenses for guide including

  • Meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trek

  • Hot drinks like tea coffee and biscuits

  • Accommodation during the trek at guest house/lodge

  • Local English speaking mountain guides licensed holder

  • Private Transport friendly local driver

  • Arrangement of Sleeping bags with inner line provided by company

  • Group Medical kit box

Accommodation is included in this trip.

Day 1 After your breakfast our driver and guide will come to pick you at 9:00 am drive from your hotel to Maneybhanjang (34 kms, 2 ½ hrs )your starting point of trek Maneybhanjang altitude At 2134 meters, and also know as village of tribes people between India and Nepal border where the clients have to entry a passport and India visa, later you will trek up to the Tumling Ridge which is 11 km trek from manaybhanjang through the Buddhist monastery, local village, rhododendron forestland, reach your destination for the day. Your overnight stay in a comfortable private lodge at Tumling.

Day 2 Early in the morning wake guide will give you wake up call to see the best sunrise view with mountain, weather permitting you will get fabulous views of both Singalila and Chola Ranges and Mount Kanchenjunga. Return to Tumling for breakfast and after breakfast take the trail through the Singalila National Park – via Gairibas - Kalipokhari to Sandakphu. The trail leads one through bamboo glades and farmlands with quaint little villages inhabited by warm and friendly people. It is a continuous climb through the rhododendron forests. Distance from tumling to kalapokhari is 15 kms and it takes 5 hrs walking to Kalapokhari. our lunch at Kalapokhari after lunch we continuous our trek to bikhey vanjang which levelled 2km then steep up through the rhododendron and pine tree forests toward to Sandakphu, Distance is 4 Kms .Overnight at comfortable private loge at Sandakphu which is highest point 3,636mt and 12500ft of Singalila ridge trek. overnight at comfortable private lodge.

Day 3 Morning sunrise call to watch the pink, red and finally golden glow of sunlight as it inches its way east to West across the face of the Himalayas. Return to Sandakhu for breakfast,after breakfast trek down through deep forests the most remarkable scenic between Sandakphu to Timburey is coves with the varieties of trees, bamboo meeting a local people, culture, and the village of tribe people.Distance for 13.5 Km, and will take about 5-6 hours Trek today we stay overnight at private home stay at Timburey. This is the place where you can learn to cook local traditional food and dampling (we call it our local language Momo) overnight at Timburey.

Day 4 After your breakfast Trek from Timburey to Rimbeek via Srikhola village is almost level walk for the first 10 km. reaches Rimbik. Your lunch at Rimbeek later we meet with vehicles and drive to Darjeeling 4 hours Overnight at your Hotel in Darjeeling onward your journey.

This is one of the most highlighted trek in the western Himalaya who have keen interest to do Singalila ridge trek within short time where the Indian and Nepal Himalaya meet. In this trek you will fine not only walking experience but some of the best flora fauna on the way. The park is the birder’s delight with over 120 spices recorded.

About the location

Accommodation

Accommodation is included in the packages.

Location

Darjeeling is located in West Bengal at an elevations of 2164m, why it has gotten the nickname ‘Queen of Hills’. The area is almost covered with green natural vegetation like pine, sal, teak, oak etc. The flaming red rhododendrons and the sparkling white magnolias are found in Himalyas Darjeeling.

Food

Food is included in the packages.

Activities

Long term trekkings, mountain biking and day trips of trekking can be arranged.

Amenities

  • Breakfast

  • Lunch

  • Dinner

Available activities

  • Daytrips

  • Hiking