Green Lake Trek

 The trek climbs to an altitude of over 17,000 feet and passes through some of the most beautiful scenery in the world. The trek is a popular choice for experienced hikers and offers amazing views of Mount Kanchenjunga, the world's third-highest mountain.

8 Days|7 Nights

90 km | 56 miles

Difficulty - Moderate

Elevation Gain - 2,800m | 9,200ft

Our Max. Group Size - 12

Epic Trails, Breathtaking Scenery: Goechala Trek

This trekking route in Sikkim is known for its stunning natural scenery. The trail passes through dense forests, meadows, and mountain villages, and offers stunning views of the Himalayas. Visitors can enjoy panoramic views of snow-capped peaks and pristine alpine forests on the way. The trek is considered moderate to difficult, and requires a good level of fitness.

The Path/Itinerary

Day 1 - Bagdogra to Gangtok

Pick up from Bhadrapur / Bagdogra / NJP, transit to Gangtok (1,547m) Overnight stay in hotel.

Day 2 - Gangtok Sightseeing

Gangtok sight seeing, and permit formalities Overnight stay in hotel.

Day 3 - Gangtok to Lachen

Transfer to Lachen (2728m) Overnight stay in camp.

Day 4 - Lachen to Talem

Trek to Talem (3240m) Overnight stay in camp.

Day 5 - Talem to Jakthang

Trek to Jakthang (3810m) Overnight stay in camp.

Day 6 - Jakthang to Yabuk

Accordion Body

Day 7 - Yabuk to Rest Camp

Accordion Body

Day 8 - Rest Camp to Green Lake

Trek to Green Lake (4934m) Overnight stay in camp.

Day 9 - Stay at Green Lake

Exploring surroundings at Green lake. Overnight stay in camp.

Day 10 - Green Lake to Rest Camp

Trek back Rest Camp.

Day 11 - Rest Camp to Yabuk

Trek from Rest Camp to Yabuk.

Day 12 - Yabuk to Jakthang

Trek to Jakthang on camp.

Day 13 - Jakthang to Talem

Trek to Talem Overnight stay in camp.

Day 14 - Talem to Zema 1

Trek to Zema 1. Overnight stay in camp

Day 15 - Zema to Gangtok

Transit to Gangtok. Overnight stay in hotel.

Day 16 - Gangtok to Darjeeling

Transit to Darjeeling Overnight stay in hotel (optional).

Day 17 - Darjeeling Sightseeing

Darjeeling sight seeing(optional).

Day 18 - Darjeeling to Bagdogra

Early morning visit Tiger Hill, Ghoom monastery and drop to Bhadrapur / NJP /Bagdogra.

Inclusions and Exclusions

What's Included in the cost?

  • Certified and Experienced Guide

  • Cook

  • Potter

  • Pack Animals - Yaks or Mules

  • Meals - 3 times a day

  • Snacks - 1 time a day

  • Camping Tents for Accommodation - 3 People per tent

  • Kitchen Tent

  • Toilet Tent

  • Table Chairs

  • Permits

  • Cooking Utensils

  • Hotel/Homestay in Yuksam one day before the trek and one day after the trek.

What's not Included?

  • Expenses of personal nature such as laundry.

  • Telephone, alcohol and personal insurance

  • Extra expenses due to unforeseen circumstances such as landslide /strike /accidents/natural calamities, Ropeway, Airfare Ticket, Tips and etc

Other Information

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