Yuksom Goechala trek is the premier and the most well known trekking trail in Sikkim. This trek takes the trekkers upclose for a spectacular view of the mighty Mt. Kanchendzonga 8585m - the third mountain in the world along with several other towering snow capped mountains. Some of the most well know peaks seen during this trek are Mt. Pandim 6691m, Mt. Kabur north 7338m, Mt. Kabur south 7317m, Mt. Kumbhakarna (Janoo) 7710m, Mt. Simvo 6811m, Mt. Kabru Forked 6108m, Mt, Frey Peak 5830m, Mt. Rathong 6679m, Mt. Kokthang 6147m and Mt. Goecha Peak 5127m.
Goechala trek is an extension of the Dzongri trek. Trekking beyond the meadows of Dzongri is a raw adventure at its best where the visitor is taken into the realm of towering mountain peaks and unspoiled nature. During Goechala trek the spectacular landscape of nature will make one find inner peace and one will start appreciating the beauty of the Nature and God's creation.
Spring & Autumn
DAY 1: Arrive at Bagdogra transfer to Yuksom
DAY 1: Yuksom to Tshoka (3050m / 6-7 hrs)
DAY 2: Tsokha to Dzongri (4030 m / 5-6 hrs)
DAY 3: Dzongri Rest and Acclimatization / Dzongrila (4020 / 4250m / 40 mins)
DAY 4: Dzongri to Thangsing (3930m / 5-6 hrs)
DAY 5: Thangsing to Lamune (4130m / 3 to 4 hrs)
DAY 6: Lamune to Goechala (4940m / 5 hrs) / Thangsing (2 hrs)
DAY 7: Thangsing to Tsokha (3000m / 5 to7 hrs)
DAY 8: Tsokha to Yuksom (1875m / 5 to 6 hrs)
DAY 9: Yuksom to Bagdogra transfer and fly to onward destination.