Overview

Period                               June – September  

Duration                           07 Night 08 Days

Riding Days                     8 Days

Accommodation             Hotel / Camp / Home Stay

Motorbike                         Any Bike 150 Cc & Above

Level of Difficulty            Moderate

Average Daily Distance  138 Kms

Total Distance                 1100 Kms

Fitness Level                   Moderate 

7 Nights 8 Days Available on Request
Highlights
  • Visit to Café 15000..
  • Visit to Tiger Hills.
  • Visit to Yumthang Valley & Zero Point.
  • Visit to Gurudongmar and Tsomgo Lake. 
Batches & Camp Charges
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  • Itinerary

    Day 1: Arrive NewJalpaiguri / Bagdogra to Darjeeling ( 90 km / 3 hrs )

    Meet & greet at NJP station / Bagdogra Airport at 12.00 Hrs. Take hand over of the bikes and transfer to Darjeeling. Evening for leisure.

    (Meals: Dinner)

     

    Day 2: Darjeeling Sightseeing and drive to Pelling

    Early morning tour to Tiger Hills (8364 Ft / 2550 Mts) at around 4 AM to view sunrise over Kanchenjunga Peak (subject to clear weather). On the way back visit Ghoom Monastery, Batasia Loop. After breakfast drive to Pelling. Overnight stay at Pelling.

    (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
     

    Day 3: Pelling half day local Sightseeing & drive to Gangtok

    After breakfast Pelling local sightseeing starts where you will visit Khechiopalri Lake, Rock Garden, Dharap Valley, Kanchenjunga Falls, Rambi falls. After sightseeing transfer to Gangtok.Overnight stay at Gangtok.

    (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
     

    Day 4:Gangtok to Lachen (120 kms./5 hrs./ Alt.- 8,500 ft.)

    After an early breakfast we will proceed to Lachen. The route meanders through small villages with valleys upto forest grove of Kabi Langchuk. Shinghik comes next with its promises of one of the most glorious views of Kanchenjunga. Situated at an altitude of over 4000 ft Shinghik offers a desired break to the travelers on the way to Lachen . We will have our lunch on the way. Visit Chungthang- the confluence of Lachen Chu and Lachun Chu (river) and Vimnala water falls on your way to Lachen. Reach Lachen in the late afternoon. Overnight at Lachen.

    (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

     

    Day 5: Excursion to Gurudongmar Lake. Lachen to Lachung

    Early morning drive to Thangu Village (4100m / 13450ft), a remote high altitude village of Tibetan Nomads and also proceed further to Chopta Valley (4000m / 13124ft) to get some breathtaking view of alpine valley of frozen rivers. From Chopta Valley drive for another 30 kms in 1.5hr to Gurudongmar Lake (5225m / 17143ft) close to Tibet Border, the one of the highest and biggest freshwater lakes in Sikkim and back to Lachen for a late lunch.
    Check out from Lachen and drive further to Lachung via Chungthang. Lachung is another remote high altitude village of Tibetan and Bhutia people in North Sikkim with towering rocky snow peaks, vibrant rhododendron valley, lush green yak pastures, perennial waterfalls, hot springs and the base for exploring alpine valley of Yumthang and Yumesamdong close to the Tibetan plateau. Check in at hotel and enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at Lachung.

    (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

     

    Day 6: Excursion to Yumthang – Return Gangtok

    Early morning drive to Yumthang Valley, an alpine flower valley in North Sikkim. Enjoy the scenic landscape and hot Spring one of the highest motorable roads in Sikkim. Full day excursion to Yumthang Valley. The valley is covered with snow during January to March & with rhododendrons during April & May. Enroute visit Sulphur Hot Spring having medicinal values. Lunch at hotel in Lachung. After lunch drive back to Gangtok, In the evening arrive at Gangtok and check into the hotel. Overnight at hotel in Gangtok.

    (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

     

    Day 7 :Gangtok to Tsomgo Lake, Baba Mandir Excursion

    After breakfast day excursion to the oval shaped Tsomgo Lake (40 kms from Gangtok departure in the morning) - situated at a height of 3,780 mts. with an average depth of 50 ft and home to the Brahminy duck and several migratory birds. On the way stop at Kyongnosla The cool water of the Lake is perfectly attuned with the scenic beauty around. Travel to Baba Mandir another 17 kms beyond Tsomgolake. Return to Gangtok. Overnight halt at Gangtok Hotel.

    (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
     

    Day 8: Gangtok to Bagdogra Airport / New Jalpaiguri Station.

    After lunch Drive to Newjalpaiguri / Bagdogra Airport. We drop our bikes at the Airport and proceed to our respective return journey plans. Tour ends with happy memories.

    (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch)

    Inclusions & Exclusions

    What is included in the tour

    • RE 350cc Bikes for Single Riders.
    • Backup Vehicle with Mechanic.
    • Meals - Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner as per the itinerary.
    • Stay at Comfortable and Convenient hotels / home stays and camps.
    • Entry Permits and Permissions.
    • Girikand Ride Marshall with own bike and fuel.
    • Travel Insurance for every participants.
    • First Aid.

    What is NOT included in the tour

    • Any meals/services not mentioned in the inclusions
    • Porter/mule charges to carry your personal bag.
    • Any charges for video cameras, still cameras, etc.
    • Soft drinks, beverages, etc.
    • Personal expenses like tips, telephone calls, laundry, etc.
    • Any costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances like landslides, road blocks, bad weather, etc.