Kasturi Orar Round Trek

The Kasturi Orar Round trek in Sikkim is also one of the most romantic trek route in the Indian Himalayas

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Short Itinerary

Day 1:

Drive from New Jalpaiguri / Bagdogra Airport / Siliguri to Yuksom.


Day 2:

Trek Starts from Yuksom to Sachen ( 9km, 4-5 hrs )


Day 3:

Sachen to Tsokha ( 9 km, 4-5 hrs )


Day 4:

Tsokha to Dzongri ( 11 km, 5-6 hrs )


Day 5:

After breakfast Dzongri to Thansing ( 8 km, 5 hrs )


Day 6:

Thansing to Lamuney ( 4 km, 3 hrs )


Day 7:

Lamuney to Goechala Pass (4940 Mtr.) - Thansing ( total 16 km., 10-12 hours )


Day 8:

Thansing to Lampokhari ( uphill 5-6 hrs. trek )


Day 9:

Lampokhari to Kasturi ( 5-6 hrs )


Day 10:

Kasturi to Labdang Gurung Heritage Village ( 4-5 hrs )


Day 11:

Drive to New Jalpaiguri/ Bagdogra Airport / Siliguri

Day 1:

Drive from New Jalpaiguri / Bagdogra Airport / Siliguri to Yuksom. Overnight stay at Yuksom "Meet & greet" with our company representative on arrival at New Jalpaiguri / Bagdogra Airport / Siliguri and drive to Yuksom ( 150 km., 5-6 hrs., 5,840 ft. ). After arrival check-in, get fresh. After that you can spend your leisure time at Karthok Lake & local market area by walk.

Overnight Stay at Yuksom in a hotel / home stay


Day 2:

Trek Starts from Yuksom to Sachen ( 9km, 4-5 hrs )

After breakfast, trek from Yuksom to Sachen ( 9km, 4-5 Hours ). Trek through dense forest. Overnight stay at Sachen in Tent.


Day 3:

Sachen to Tsokha ( 9 km, 4-5 hrs )

After breakfast, trek to Tsokha ( 9 km, 4-5 hours ) via Bakhim & here you can see the beautiful Yuksom valley. Then trek through the hillside to the abandoned Tibetan settlement of Tsokha. Overnight stay at Tsokha in Tent.


Day 4:

Tsokha to Dzongri ( 11 km, 5-6 hrs )

After breakfast, trek from Tsokha to Dzongri ( 11 km, 5-6 hours ) via Phedang. Continue ascending through rhododendron forests to the alpine meadows of Dzongri. In the evening enjoy the magnificent sunset on the majestic Kanchenjunga range & many more snow covered peaks from Dzongri top.

Overnight stay at Dzongri in Tent.


Day 5:

After breakfast Dzongri to Thansing ( 8 km, 5 hrs )

In the early morning enjoy the unforgettable sunrise on the Majestic Kanchenjunga range from Dzongri top. After breakfast, trek to Thansing ( 8 km, 5 hours ).

Trek down to Kokchurung and then a smooth walk up to Thansing camp.

Overnight stay at Thansing in Tent / Trekkers’ hut


Day 6:

Thansing to Lamuney ( 4 km, 3 hrs )

After breakfast, trek from Thansing to Lamuney ( 4 km, 3 hours ) Walking along the Prekchu river on the

left side. Heading towards the foot of Mt. Kanchenjunga.

Overnight stay in Tent at Lamuney


Day 7:

Lamuney to Goechala Pass (4940 Mtr.) - Thansing ( total 16 km., 10-12 hours )

For an early sunrise view from Majestic Mt. Kanchenjunga range have to walk very early from the camp. Optional view-point of three places 1,2 & 3 and can enjoy the walk on Zemithang Valley. After a tiring & breathtaking trek summit to Goechala back to Thansing. Overnight stay at Thansing in Tent / Trekkers’ hut.


Day 8:

Thansing to Lampokhari ( uphill 5-6 hrs. trek )

Today after breakfast, start trekking towards Lampokhari ( uphill 6 hrs. trek ). Trek through alpine areas and pass by tiny lakes. Overnight stay at Lampokhari in Tent.


Day 9:

Lampokhari to Kasturi ( 5-6 hrs )

Lampokhari to Kasturi. ( 6 hours ).

Overnight Stay at Kasturi in Tent


Day 10:

Kasturi to Labdang Gurung Heritage Village ( 4-5 hrs )

After breakfast, trek to Labdang Gurung Heritage Village. ( 6 hours ). This route crosses through a dense forest, where lianas tangle and moss and orchids hide tree trunks.

Overnight Stay at Labdang in a homestay.


Day 11:

Drive to New Jalpaiguri/ Bagdogra Airport / Siliguri

After breakfast drive to New Jalpaiguri / Bagdogra Airport / Siliguri for your onward journey

Detailed Itinerary

PRICE

₹ 25000

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Inclusions

  1. Accommodation : As per the current availability over there we can provide you Dormitory room at Yuksom & you will be accommodated in Tents / Trekkers' hut during the trek.

  2. Meal Plan : All food during trek will be provided

  3. Transportation : Pickup and drop from either NJP or Bagdogra or Siliguri will be provided in a non-luxury vehicle. All charges included.

( Please Note : Vehicle will be taken for all transfers (Point to point drop) & the mentioned sightseeing points including fuel expenses on hire basis )

Exclusions

  1. Anything not in inclusions

  2. Any personal expenses

  3. Any expenses due to emergencies or plan changes due to unforeseeable circumstances

What to Carry?

Mandatory Carry

  1. Trekking Shoes with soft soles

  2. Backpack - 30 to 40 litre

  3. 2 Tee shirts to be worn as insulation layers / thermal clothes

  4. Heavy Padded jacket for the cold

  5. Trek Pants (track pants are as backup but do not depend on them)

  6. Sunglasses

  7. Suncap

  8. Woolen Cap / Balaclava

  9. Shemagh / Scarf

  10. Socks - 5 pairs

  11. Torch / Headlamp

  12. Rainwear

  13. Polythene covers to protect electronics

  14. Personal Medical Kits

Optional Carry

  1. Trekking Poles

  2. Rain Cover for Backpack

  3. Snackbars and Energy Bars

  4. Toiletries

  5. Cutleries

Type

Great Himalayan Treks

Challenging

Difficulty

New Jalpaiguri

Base

Best Time

Apr - May
Oct - Nov

Duration

More than a Week

Max. Altitude

4940 m / 16,200 ft

Min. Age

16

Location

Sikkim

Price Starts from

₹ 25000

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