• Wander with Modern Tours and Teks
  • Wander with Modern Tours and Teks
  • Wander with Modern Tours and Teks
  • Wander with Modern Tours and Teks

DZONGRI TREK
ITINERARY : 06 DAYS 05 NIGHTS
 
Day 01
BAGDORA/ GANGTOK TO YUKSUM
IT DRIVE TO VALLEY OF RIVER TISTA AND RANGIT WHICH IS 7 TO 8 HRS DRIVE.
OVER NIGHT HOTEL/TREKKER HUT

 

Day 02
YUKSOM - TSOKA
early morning trek for three hours through lush green meadows and four mountain streams.
Henceforth, the trek is a continuous uphill path lined with conifers and is virtually
carpeted with a bed of leaves to leach Bakhim-
a hill village at an altitude of 2744 mtrs. Tsoka is a slightly larger settlement with a few houses,
a monastery and is the last village on the route. You spend the night at Tsoka at an altitude of 3049 mtrs.
Over night at Trekkers hut / Tent.

 

Day 03
TSOKA - DZONGRI
The 10 kms climb takes 05 hours. The vegetation changes to stunted bushes of rhododendrons
and miniature pine trees resembling bonsais as you gain altitude with every step to reach Dzongri,
which is at an altitude of 4030 mtrs. Over night at Trekkers hut / Tent.

 

Day 04
REST AT DZONGRI
Dzongri is picture of solitude surrounded by hills and mountains on all sides.
The mountain fortress has no settlements except for two trekker's huts.
An early morning trek at around 4.30 am to Dzongri top which at 4269 mtrs is higher than most mountain peaks in Europe,
presents yet another view of the Kanchenjunga along with other ranges
basking in the glory of the rising sun.
We return to the campsite and spend the day to acclimatize. Over night at Trekkers hut / Tent.

 

Day 05
DZONGRI – TSOKA
The 10 kms down hill takes 03 hours. The vegetation changes to stunted bushes of rhododendrons and miniature pine trees
resembling bonsais as you gain altitude with every step to reach Dzongri,
which is at an altitude of 4030 mtrs. Over night at Trekkers hut / Tent.

 

Day 06
TSOKA - YUKSOM
A veritable repeat of your 3rd day, the only difference being that you are walking downhill to Yuksom.
A visit to the Dubdi monastery- one of the oldest in Sikkim is a must. End of Service.