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Monastic Trek


  • Short Itinerary
  • Transportation
  • Things to Carry
  • Getting There
  • Camp
  • Cancellation Policy


Season:

March-May/October-December

Day 1: Bagdogra- Pelling ( 145 kms – 4 hrs )

On arrival at Bagdogra and transfer to Pelling, 145 kms from Bagdogra/Siliguri. Check in at hotel. Free evening and overnight at Pelling.

Day 2: Pelling.

After breakfast trek to Sangacholing Monastery which is located high above a wooded hill is about 3 kms and this trek passes through steep hilly slopes covered with thick forest covers. monastery was built in 1697 and considered to be one of the oldest Monasteries in Sikkim. The 40 min trek passes through steep hilly slopes covered with thick forest covers. Afternoon trek to Pemayangtse Monastery situated at an altitude of 6840 ft. Overnight stay in Pelling.

Day 3: Pelling - Khecheopalri (31 kms – 1 hr drive )

After breakfast in the morning transfer to Khecheopalri through the forested hills. The murmuring streams colourful orchids and birds will enrich your way. Khecheopalri is a sacred hidden lake encompass by rich forest covered hills. Trek to monastery on the hill ( 45 minute) . Overnight in lodge at Khecheopalri.

Day 4: Khecheopalri -Yuksum

After breakfast in the morning transfer Transfer to Yuksum , the first Capital of Sikkim and a land of myths and legends. Visit Norbugang Throne, a testimony of a historical event when three learned Lamas from three different corers incarnated here the first Chogyal King of Sikkim in 1641. Overnight at hotel.

Day 5: Yuksum - Tashiding

Transfer to Tashiding. Built in 1717 the Monastery holds several myths of Sikkim Buddhism. Tashiding is also famous for themost holy chortens and presents a glorious view of Kanchenjunga. 28169 ft. Overnight at hotel.

Day 6: Tashiding – Darjeeling

After breakfast transfer to Darjeeling for onward journey.