Cost : INR 10000 (AP)
No of person : 6 pax
Places Covered : Manebhanjang, Chitrey, Lameydhura, Meghma, Tonglu, Tumling, Gairibas, Kalapokhri, Sandakphu, Phalut.
Best Time to Go : Mid March-May & October-December.
Snow time : January to March.
Duration : 4 Days.
Sandakphu has always been known as the trekkers' paradise and located at north west of Darjeeling town at an altitude of about 12,000ft. Sandakphu is the highest point (or peak) of West Bengal and Singalila ridge in Darjeeling district on the West Bengal - Nepal border. Many tourists who love to trek for 3 days to reach there or take a 4-wheel vehicle like a jeep or a Land Rover from Manebhanjan and go all the way up to Sandakphu along the steep gravel road. The motor road was full of loose stones and boulders but now almost 20 km road is made by the Dept and remaining part is little rough. Now it takes about 4 to 5 hours to reach. The distance from Manebhanjan to Sandakphu is about 32 kilometers. From Darjeeling, the distance to Sandakphu is 58 kms (26km up to Manebhanjan). But once you reach Sandakphu after a tiring Landrover journey, you will be rewarded with the real bounty of the nature. If you love snow peaks, then you will feel privileged that you made it up to this point and joined the group of few who have witnessed an end-to-end panoramic views of the Himalayan peaks. And these include four of the five highest peaks of the world, Mt. Everest ( highest ), Mt. Kanchenjungha ( 3rd highest ), Mt. Lohtse ( 4th highest ), Mt. Makalu ( 5th highest ). Sandakphu route is going through India & Nepal border. True nature lover visit this place thrice, 1st is Snow in February-March, 2nd is April - May for Laliguras ( Rhododendrone ), 3rd is for clear weather in November. Sandakphu Phalut landrover tour always a dream for all traveller. Majestic starts Fixed departure for solo & small group traveller. So now Sandakphu Phalut Landrover tour is easy for all.
Peaks seen from Sandakphu and Phalut :
Baruntse (7220m), Chamlang (7319m), Chomo Lonzo (7818m), Lhotse (8516m), Makalu (8462m), Mount Everest (8848m), Nuptse (7861m), Kanchenjunga (8586m), Talung (7349m), Rathong (6679m), Kabru N (7353m), Koktang (6147m), Simvo (6812m), Frey (5853m), Kabru S (7318m), Kabru Dome (6600m), Kabru Forked (6100m), Pandim (6691m), Tinchenkhang (6010m), Jupono (5650m).
Sandakphu Phalut Landrover tour is lifetime experience for every traveller.
Day 1 : NJP to Chitrey / Maneybhanjang ( 82 km, 3 hr. ). Overnight stay in a Homestay.
Day 2 : After breakfast drive to Sandakphu ( 30 km, 3-4 hr. ). Overnight stay at Sandakphu.
Day 3 : Day visit to Phalut & back to Sandakphu ( 42 km, 5-6 ht. ). Overnight stay at Sandakphu.
Day 4 : After breafast drop at NJP / Siliguri / Bagdogra.
"Meet & greet" with our company representative on arrival at NJP / IXB / Siliguri. Pick up from there and drive to Chitrey via Mirik, Simana, Sukhiapokhri by reserved car (82 km, 4-5 hrs.). You can spend sometime at Mirik lake and drink a refreshing darjeeling tea at Gopaldhara Tea shop. After a 3 hr journey you will arrive at Chitrey, the gate of Sandakphu, get fresh and spend sometime in the nature. You can get good night view of Darjeeling city from there. Overnight stay at Chitrey in a homestay.
Early morning you can walk to the view point and will get a glimpses of Kanchenjungha range. After breakfast you can visit Chitrey Monastery and then drive to Sandakphu via Meghma, Tonglu, Tumling, Gairibas, Kaiyakata, Kalapokhri, Bekhebhanjang by Landrover. In entire Sandakphu route Tonglu & Tumling is also famous amongst traveller for magnificent view of Kanchenjungha range. After one and half hour drive you will reach at Gairibas. Drink some tea and fresh Momo there. Another 7 km drive will take you to kalapokhri, last village before Sandakphu, you can spend sometime near the holy lake. Then again landrover will stop at Sandakphu after 6-7 km uphill drive. On the way you will get Beekeybhanjang. After arrival check-in, get fresh. Then you can climb to the rocky point of West Bengal which is the highest point of Sandakphu. In the evening enjoy the magnificent sunset on the Kanchenjungha & many more snow covered peaks from Sandakphu top. Overnight stay at Sandakphu.
At early morning enjoy the unforgettable sunrise on the Majestic Everest - Kanchenjungha Range from the nearest view point. You will get a spectacular view of four 8000 mtr peaks and many 7000-6000 mtr peaks, himalayan part of Bhutan - Nepal, Singalila ridge. If you are lucky then can witness " Sea of clouds ". After breakfast day visit to Phalut ( 21 km., ) by Landrover via Sabargram, Molle. Phalut route pass through the singalila ridge. You can enjoy the wide valley and Kanchenjungha range all along the route. On the way of Phalut you can drink a cup of tea near Molle forest check post. After spending an hour at Phlaut back to Sandakphu by late noon. After arrival check-in, get fresh. In the evening enjoy the magnificent sunset on the Kanchenjungha & many more snow covered peaks. Overnight stay at Sandakphu.
At early morning enjoy the unforgettable sunrise on the Majestic Everest - Kanchenjungha Range from the Sandakphu view point. After breakfast drive to Manebhanjang by Landrover. After arrival at Manebhanjang drive to NJP / IXB / Siliguri by reserved car for your onward journey by Train/Flight.
Your Sandaphu - Phalut landrover tour ends here with memorable moments and with great photos.
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