Goechala Trek: A walk towards Indias Highest Peak

Goechala Pass Trek has suddenly gained popularity in the trekking world. The only trek in the Sikkim Himalayas that takes you to the base of India’s highest peak, Kanchenjunga. In spite of its difficult grade of trekking, many trekkers pave their way towards the Goecha La pass. The best time to be on this wonderful trek route is from October to May when the colorful rhododendrons bloom and eventually winter arrives. Yuksom the base of this arduous yet alluring trek leads to Kanchenjunga National Park, which is a treasure of flourished flora and fauna. Hardly will you see any sunlight on the route with the dense forests. Also, these trails are usually traffic jammed due Yaks. Tshoka is another famous camping site at 9700 feet. This is the place where one can observe horses grazing on the lush green meadows with Mount Pandim and a series of mountain ranges in the background. The wooden logs paved way from Tshoka seems just like a blissful staircase taking you into the arms of the mountains. The terrain henceforth suddenly gets clearer with forests disappearing slowly. Additionally, there will be abrupt ascents descents until Dzongri camping site. The Dzongri top is one of the blessed places. With only an hour’s hike to the sunrise point, you can get submerged into the sublime Sleeping Buddha formed by the magnificent Kanchenjunga range. No one should ever miss the magic of fluorescent rays on Sleeping Buddha, as if gets covered by a glowing Golden Fleece. These few satisfactory moments will rejuvenate you to aspire more and more. Not many know that the Goechala route passes through the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (HMI)...

Goechala Trek in Sikkim

Sikkim is a favorite destination for trekking for its Kanchenjunga Range. Kanchenjunga is the third highest mountain range and famous for the wilderness of nature that trekkers find all along the way. One such trek that provides its trekkers the entire prospective of mountains, local culture, residents, panoramic sight of grand Kanchenjunga with an imposing view of other Himalayan Mountains is Goechala Trek. All along the trek you will find thick Rhododendron forests, calm rivers, grand meadows, mighty mountains, and frosty path. Goechala Trek is a compulsory trekking destination for every trekker.   Beside true natural beauty, Sikkim is the land that acquires the legendary chronicles in its kitty. It has steep mountainside and development of mystified vegetation like cactus, orange trees, oak, and orchids, makes the travelers amazed by the wilderness of the nature. Kanchenjunga, the third-highest mountain in the world, holds such astonishing exquisiteness that constantly changes with the sun-light. A cloud of snow always drapes its peak and proffers an astounding sight to the spectators. This is why Trekking in Sikkim is considered as the Mecca for trekkers.   Unlike trekking in any other part of Himalayan mountain range, trekking in Northeast is very unusual. Trekkers are usually stunned by the dissimilarity of the mountains, the tracks, the culture and people from the other parts of the country and; therefore, Goechala trek is compulsory for every trekker. Goechala Trek in Sikkim, because of its altitude of 4940m, attracts trekkers worldwide for its magnificent view of grand Kanchenjunga among an imperial vista of the other Himalayan Mountains.   The enthralling walk in the Tshoka Rhododendron forests, the...

Goechala Trek – Trekking In Sikkim

Goechala is situated in the state of Sikkim which is a perfect destination for adventure lovers. Trekking in Sikkim is extravagant with flourishing valleys, fine-looking orchards and dark forests. Its unrivaled collection of flora and fauna, add charisma to the adventure of trekking expedition with verdant green peak trails of Sikkim. Darjeeling is the doorway to Sikkim. These base camps have many splendid peaks like Kanchenjunga peak, which is one of the most superlative and stunning peaks of the Himalayan Range. The tremendously tough terrains that are often the preference of the qualified trekkers are on the peak, with snowy crest of the famed Himalayas. There are many peaks like Kabru, Yokhum, Ratong peaks which look very pretty and gives are breathtaking view. They are located on high altitude from where you can see the lovely sightsee of mountains. To the west you can move forward to the edge of Kyangla boundary. The trek to Goechala actually route in the region of the Kanchenjunga National Park that is open to guests. The trek is customary which follows a pictorial route lush flora and magnificent mass views until it reach a high bypass. The route passes through tropical and coniferous woodland and the moist dell are home to a copious array of flora and fauna. Sikkim is renowned for its orchid’s flowers garland which mesmerize you. The Himalayan bear, multicolored pheasants and a fusion of birds.   About the trek Goechala Trek is an admired trek which will add cherishable memories. The trek starts from Yuksom and through Sachen pass, it joins the conventional Dzongri-Goechala trail. The Ridge is really...

Goechala Trek – Trekking in Sikkim

Beside true natural beauty, Sikkim is the land that acquires the legendary chronicles in its kitty. It has steep mountainside and development of mystified vegetation like cactus, orange trees, oak, and orchids, makes the travelers amazed by the wilderness of the nature. Kanchenjunga, the third-highest mountain in the world, holds such astonishing exquisiteness that constantly changes with the sun-light. A cloud of snow always drapes its peak and proffers an astounding sight to the spectators. This is why Trekking in Sikkim is considered as the Mecca for trekkers. Unlike trekking in any other part of Himalayan mountain range, trekking in Northeast is very unusual. Trekkers are usually stunned by the dissimilarity of the mountains, the tracks, the culture and people from the other parts of the country and; therefore, Goechala Trek is compulsory for every trekker. Goechala Trek in Sikkim, because of its altitude of 4940m, attracts trekkers worldwide for its magnificent view of grand Kanchenjunga among an imperial vista of the other Himalayan Mountains. The enthralling walk in the Tshoka Rhododendron forests, the mystifying blue waters of Samiti lake, the wide Dzongri and Thansing pastures, the menacing existence of Kanchejunga and Pandim and the frosty track; all make Goechala trek one of the most romantic trek of Himalayan range. About the Trek The duration of the trek is 10 days and provides the opportunity to experience the raw adventure of trekking in the dominion of gigantic mountain peaks looming directly above the trekkers when base camp is placed amid the sight of rumbling landslide and lofty mountain glaciers. The densest Rhododendron forest of India and the view of...