Trekking Destinations Darjeeling
trekking destination darjeeling
Trekking Destination Darjeeling
HPA Tours offers you the best trekking destinations in Darjeeling at a reasonable rate. Sandakhpu and Phalut are the most popular trekking destinations in Darjeeling. Darjeeling is located at an altitude of 6,710 ft in north east India and is part of the state of West Bengal.
Darjeeling is the popular hill station enjoys the temperate climate.
Darjeeling gives you an experience of adventure and thrill that no thrill-seeker would want to miss out. The panoramic view of the Mt. Everest and Mt. Kanchenjunga. It is what makes trekking in Darjeeling an unforgettable experience and memorable.
Trekking in darjeeling
Sandakpu is the ideal destinations for trekkers located at an altitude of 11,929ft in Darjeeling district and on the north west of Darjeeling hill town. Treks begin at Manebhanjan and is 28 km from Darjeeling.
It is the highest point in Singalila range and is also the highest peak in the state of West Bengal. The trek to Sandakphu goes all along the Singalila range.=”http://hpatours.com/product/trekking-destinations-darjeeling/”
Treks in Darjeeling
Sandakphu is a wonderland and best for the trekkers. The peak is located at the edge of the Singalila National Park. From Sandakphu, the best view of the mountain Kangchenjunga and Nepal peaks is possible.
It starts from the peak of Kumbhakarna and then is followed by Kanchendzonga and Simvo on the backmost line. Below Kanchendzonga, there are several peaks are Koktang, Rathong, Frey, South Kabru, North Kabru, Kabru Forked, Goecha and then the ridge line of Pandim just ahead of Simvo.
Trekking Destination Darjeeling
The trek along the Singalila Ridge to Sandakphu and Phalut is one of the most popular ones in the Eastern Himalayas due to the grand vistas of the Kangchenjunga range and the Everest range which can be seen from the ridge and also for the seasonal wildflower blooms and birding.
Sandakphu is the summit of Singalila range located at an altitude of 11,929 ft. (3,636 meters). Sandakphu and Singalila Trek is one of the most popular trekking routes in Darjeeling area and offers magnificent views of the valleys and mountains on the way.
You can get an excellent view of four out of the five highest peaks of the world that includes Mt. Everest, Kanchenjunga, Makalu and Lhotse, all in a single stretch.
Darjeeling is also famous for day treks and most of the trekkers come here for day treks. There are two such popular day trek areas. First one is a trek from Tonglu and return to Manebhanjan via Tumling. The other is a trek to Tiger Hill summit. Kurseong is the subdivision of Darjeeling that offer light, moderate and extensive trekking experiences
Phalut Trek is just a 21kms trek from Sandakphu. The gradient of this stretch is easy as both Sandakphu and Phalut are at similar altitudes and also the two highest peaks of the Singalila range. You pass through flowering rhododendrons and forests of oaks, chestnuts and magnolia. You will get spectacular view of several of the highest peaks of the world including Everest group, Kanchenjunga and many other great snow peaks.