HIKING TOUR IN THE FOOT HILLS OF Mt. KAN tour (7 Nights/ 8 Days)

Day 1: Bagdogra Airport – Uttarey by Surface 125 Kms Approx 5 Hrs

  1. hours from Bagdogra Airport, New Jalpaiguri (N.J.P.) Railway Station – Uttarey in extreme West Sikkim, is a less explored adventure destination is Sikkim. Evening explore the local village. Overnight stay at the resort.

Day 2: In Uttarey (Hike to Hageypani 8600ft). 5-6 Hrs Walking

Altitude of Hangey Pani:-10000 ft (3048 Meter)

Time taken: Approx 5-6 Hrs

  1. after your hike of the day will lead to Hageypani from Uttarey Valley enroute dense Rhododendron forests, fern species, other rich flora and fauna of Sikkim and panoramic view of Mt. Kanchendzonga, Mt. Simvo and Mt. Sinolchu. After enjoying the great Hiamalaya views you will walk back to your resort different route. Overnight stay at the resort .

 

Day 3: Uttrey To Ravangla 76 Kms Approx 2.5 Hrs (Halfday Exploration Of Uttrey)

  1. after breakfast you will visit Shingshore Suspension Bridge. This bridge is located 4km drive from Uttarey Valley. It is 2nd Highest Bridge in Asia. It lines 300 mtr. Above from the ground and it’s 260mtr in length surrounded by mountains, lush green forests. Later on proceed to Mainbas fall on the way visit Saino Bridge, built over KALEZ KHOLA (Kalez River). “Thereafter drive to Mainbas Waterfalls 30 min. from Saino Bridge. It is beautiful and clam destinations where you feel so relax, here you will enjoy your picnic lunch. Late afternoon you will drive towards Ravangla. Overnight stay at the resort

Day 4: In Ravangla – Hike to Maenam wildlife sanctuary 12 km approx 07 hrs.

Altitude Range: 2300 meters to 3263 meters

Driving Hours: Approx 30 min

Today Walking Hours: Approx 07 Hrs

  1. you set out on a trek to Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary. On a clear sunny day, it is possible to see the plains of Bengal spanning across Kalimpong and Darjeeling in the South, right across the Indo-China border towards the North. "Maenam-la"- the term stands for the treasure house of the medicines. The name suggests a rich collection of different medicinal plants available is the region. This sanctuary is famous for two reasons. Trekking and rich forest covers teeming with high altitude rare Himalayan species. This temperate forest shelters Red Panda, Goral, Serow, Barking Deer, Marbled-Cat, Leopard-Cat, Civet-Cats, Blood Pheasant, Common Hill Partridge, Magpies, Black Eagle, Blue necked Pitta, Sunbirds and different other types of animals and birds. In the evening on your return to the Ravangla town you have an opportunity to stroll around the local market on your own for nearly 40 minutes and later on drive back to your resort where you will enjoy tea and snacks and after some time enjoy your hot dinner with born fire around. Overnight stay at the resort

Day 5: Ravangla – Gangtok by Surface 76 Kms approx 4 hrs

Driving Hours: Approx 4 Hrs

Today Walking Hours: Approx 40 min

  1. after breakfast from Ravangla you drive to past Temi Tea Estate. This is the one and only tea garden in the state of Sikkim and produces one of the top quality teas for the International market. Enroute you will also visit Rumtek Monastery, which is perched on a hilltop facing the city of Gangtok. The original Monastery was built in 1730 by the ninth Karmapa but was destroyed due to a fire and His Holiness, the sixteenth Karmapa in 1960. A flight of stairs from just outside the Main Monastery complex takes you to the Nalanda Institute for Higher Buddhist Studies. Thereafter your drive continues further 24 Kms to Gangtok. Overnight stay at the resort

 

Day 6: Around Gangtok – Tinjure trek approx 10 kms / 5 hrs

Today you will take 20 minutes drive to Tashi View Point. Situated along the North Sikkim Highway, from here one gets a breath taking view of Mt Khanchen Dzonga as the morning rays of the sun settle on it.

  1. will be trekking through the Fambong Lho Wildlife Sanctuary up to Tinjure. After a short while you come to a well laid out bridle path, which is about 2 ft wide. The initial climb is quite gradual. Through the clearing in the forests you get glimpses of snow-capped peaks on the horizon. 15 minutes later you pass the Office of the Assistant Warden Fambong Wildlife Sanctuary at Golatar. This is the last point where water is available on this trek. A little ahead is a Forest Rest House. On crossing this one enters into thick forest cover of the Sanctuary. As one ascends the undergrowth begins to get denser. At times one has to trek through a tunnel of bamboo undergrowth. Towards the last 45 minutes of the trek it gets steep and often you have to pass through dense tunnels of bamboo undergrowth. On reaching the top you get a clear view of a wide sweep of the Himalayan ranges: to your right is Mt Khanchen Dzonga and towards the front is the Nathu La (Pass). Besides, you see an entire hillside covered with rhododendrons of various colours. After some refreshments you begin your descent, arriving at the start point a little after mid-day. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 7: Gangtok – Kalimpong by surface 79 Kms Approx 3 Hrs

Today you have a leisurely morning drive to Kalimpong, on your arrival check into the hotel,

Afternoon, visit local handmade paper factory, Zandhog Palri Monastery which offers a splendid view of Bhutan, Sikkim and Darjeeling mountain range. Flower Nurseery and evening at leisure for your rest and relax. Overnight stay at the Hotel

Day 8: Kalimpong – Bagdogra Airport/ Railway station by surface 80 Kms Approx 3 Hrs

After refreshing breakfast, we drive to airport/ railway station and onboard flight/ train to onward destination. End to a memorable, HIKING TOUR IN THE FOOT HILLS Mt. KANCHENJUNG.

All transfers in dedicated vehicles. Vehicle type depending on the no. of persons.                                                                                                 All accommodations on twin sharing or triple sharing at Private Lodge/ Tea House.
All meals (bed tea,breakfast,lunch,evening tea,dinner )
All permits(entry into Singalila national park)
Services of an experienced local trek guide for the whole trek ( Ex. Bagdogara)
.                                                                                                          Porter assistance during trekking. (Max. baggage weight limit, 20 Kg./ porter.)

Tariff is per head on twin sharing basis.

· Upto 3 heads will be accommodated in one Non-AC Indica / WagonR or Similar, 4 to 8 heads in Non-AC Sumo / Victa / Bolero / Max etc. Coach will accommodate 17 to 25 heads.

Package Cost Excludes

 Air Fare / Train fare.

 Expenses of personal nature such as Laundry, telephone calls, tips. Liquor, Airport Tax, Insurance, Refreshment on arrival.                                                                             Additional or incremental expenses arising out of acts of god, political disturbance, strike etc.                                                                                                          Government Service Tax.

Booking Proucedure :

50% Payment has to be made in advance and the balance amount must be paid & as per time limit given at the time of confirmation.

Payments can be remitted through any of the following mode and is subject to realization.

Demand Draft: In favor of Cart Your Trip payable at Siliguri.

At Par Cheque: Issue in the name of Cart Your Trip.

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3 % transaction fee will be charged for credit card payment.

Cancellation-Rules :

* 20% cancellation charge for cancelling more than 15 days in advance.
* 30% cancellation charge if cancelled between 15 to 8 days before arrival
* 50% cancellation charge if cancelled between 7 to 4 days before arrival
* 75% cancellation charge if cancelled between 3 to 1 days before arrival
* No refund is possible if cancelled on the day of arrival or later

 

1. Cancellation charge is applicable on the total package cost.
2. No refund is possible if the tour is cancelled due to bad weather, civil/political disturbance, or anything beyond human control. But there will be full cooperation from the entire team to make an alternate arrangement in such cases.
3. In case your tour booking involves any government accommodation or services, such as tourism department lodges etc. The Cancellation policy will applicable on the package amount excluding government booking. For government booking, the cancellation rules of the concerned authority will be applicable.
4. In case of very high season or special situations, we may communicate a different cancellation rule to you. If Our team members communicated a cancellation rule different from the one mentioned above, then the above rule will not be applicable. Rather the rules communicated by our sales team member will take precedence.

In this hiking tour, you will visit some of the remote villages of the western part of Sikkim.