Summer Sandakphu Gurdum 2022


INR 8000.00


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Activity Level



Group Size


Per Day


From INR 8000.00per person

(Food,Stay,Forest Entry,Trek,Guide)

Day wise Schedule:

Day 1: Reporting at Base Camp Before 5 PM (6700 ft.) Training/Acclimatization/ 7 Pm Orientation

Day 2:  Transfer to Chittrey or Dhotrey (8500 ft.) by Jeep. Trek to Tumling (10000 ft.) 7 KM

Day 3: Trek to Kalipokhri (10196 ft.) 13 KM

Day 4:   Trek to Sandakphu (11941 ft ) 6 KM

Day 5:   Trek to Sirikhola (7498 ft .) via Gurdum (7522 ft)  18 KM (fully descending) From Sirikhola Sharing Taxi to Rimbick Certificate Distribution and Recreation Activity followed by Dinner. Extra Luggage Will be given at Rimbick

Day 6: Checkout After Breakfast in Rimbick (Arrange your Travel accordingly)


Note- Participants are requested to report at base camp by before  5 p.m.

Total round Trekking Route- 51 km.(approx.)




  • Food (Breakfast, Pack Lunch, Dinner, Tea Snacks, Soup)
  • Dormitory Sharing Accommodation in Home Stay, Guest House, and Hostels
  • Guide
  • Transfer to Darjeeling to Chittrey & Sirikhola to Rimbick
  • Forest Entry Tickets
  • Group Insurance


  • Personal Expenses
  • Camera Tickets Any other activities
  • Anything not listed in the inclusions
  • Home to Basecamp to Home


  • Interest Places Around
    • Ghoom HMR
    • Darjeeling HMR
    • HMI &Zoo
    • Ghoom Monastery
    • Manney Bhanjan
    • Kanjenjunga View
    • Japanese Temple
    • Dhotrey
    • Singhalia National Park
    • Rimbick
    • Gurudum


    • More Details: Call us: 011-45999020

Reporting Point:


DRC Car Parking Opposite New Taxi Stand & Multi-level parking,

Just 300 Mtr. Before of Darjeeling Railway Station on Main Road,(Next to the Reliance Smart)

Chota Kakjhora, Darjeeling- 734101

MANDATORY: Trekking Medical Certificate will be compulsory at the time of reporting only (with 30 days of validity ) duly signed by  registered Medical Practitioner (MBBS / MD only) along with his registration no. and stamp.

Grade: Easy to Moderate

* How To Reach: The Base Camp is at International Youth Hostels  Darjeeling, Chota Kakjhora, Near New Taxi Stand, 500mtr away only. Before Darjeeling Railway Station, Darjeeling is easily accessible from any part of India by Air, Rail or Road,

The Railway Station is New Jalpaiguri (73 kms / 3 hours)

Airport at Bagdogra ( 70 kms / 2.5 hours) being

From there avail Bus/Jeep/Taxi services to reach International Youth Hostel, Darjeeling.


Lunch Box( For Pack Lunch)


Tea Cup

Thermal Flast or Water Bottle

Thermal Wear

Monkey Woolen Cap

Trekking Shoes ( Preferably Waterproof, high ankle, & Nonskid)

Good Winter Jackets 

Passport Size Photographs

ID Proof Original and  Xerox

Membership Card

Medical Certificate

Indemnity Band If above 60

Basic Medicine

Sandal or Chappal (Washable & quick dry).

Socks- Cotton & woolen 4 pair (One pair only for night time).

Trousers (Light weight, no jeans, no cargo preferably quick dry).

Inner Garments (as per requirement).

Cotton T-shirts (Full & Half sleeves both).

Trek Suite (Complete set).

Wind Cheater(Upper & Lower with hoods, preferable water repelled).

Rain Coat Set.

Sweater or Woolen Jersey.

Good quality Jacket.

Woolen & Water proof Gloves.

Sun Cap & Woolen Cap.

Sun Glass (Polarized will be best).

Walking Stick.

Rucksack (If you have a good one, otherwise will be provided by YHAI).

Torch (With spare cells).

Water Bottle 

Toilet paper.

Towel, Soap.

Boroline, Vaseline, Sun protection Cream (SPF 30 & above).

Medicine (As per your personal requirement).

Camera with spare cells (Optional).

Personal Things use your at home.


No Map detail.

* Food  & Supplies: YHAI provides nutritious, vegetarian and good quality meals which includes Morning tea, breakfast, packed lunch, evening tea (in the camp), dinner and after dinner tea/coffee/Bournvita, shall be provided.  Please bring your own plates, mugs, spoons etc.

* Accommodation Facilities:

Sharing Basic Dorm Accommodation.

* Safety & Security:

Extensive and painstaking preparations have done into the planning of routes for your safety. Our Field Staffs have been visiting the area to check all in details, every care has been taken to ensure safety. Youth Hostels Association of India West Bengal State Branch Can Not Be Held Responsible for any accident, illness and such other unforeseen casualties. If Participants desire to join and other activities they may do so at their own cost and responsibility and only after finishing the program and checking out.

* What participants should bring along:

Rucksack, Cotton Shirt and Pants, Woolen Jersey and Wind Cheater, Jacket, Inner Garments, Two pair thick woolen socks and two pair cotton socks, Trekking shoe and chappal, Woolen gloves and Monkey cap, Light Rain Coat, Sun Cap, Towel, Sun Glass, Torch, Water Bottle and water purifier, Plate, Mug and Spoon, Packed Lunch Box, Needle and thread with spare Buttons, Toilet papers, Walking Sticks, Vaseline, Soap, Pen and Note Book, Medicine which you normally use at home. Optional: Camera, Musical Instruments.

* Notice to Participants:

1.  Smoking, use of alcohol and narcotics of any description is strictly prohibited during the course of the program.

2.  Stay other than YHAI Camp is not allowed for the entire duration of the camp.

3.  This is an environment-friendly trek. Do no litter any wrappers or spoil the trial in any way. In case you find any wrapper, plastic bag, water bottle or anything left by trekkers on the way, please carry the same with you and deposit at the base camp.

4.  Burning of wood during camp fire is strictly prohibited. Import of any bio Non- degradable Material in West Bengal is an offence


* Special Casual leave:


The Trekking Expedition organized by Youth Hostels Association of India have the approval of Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (Dept. of Personnel And Training), Government of India, vide Office Order no. 28016/3/89-Estt (A), Dated 25 October, 1989. Participants working in the Central Govt. Organization can apply to the authorities concerned for availing special casual leave for the duration of the expedition. This leave can be sanctioned by their office up to 30 days in calendar year.


Cancellation Policy: 

1) In case you are unable to join the programme due to any reason, you will get a 100% Credit Shell of the participation fees which will be valid till December 2023. No refund will be applicable for any cancellation of seat.

2) If the next programme opted by you is cheaper, you may use the balance amount in any of the Trek till Dec 2023.

3) If the next opted programme is costlier, the trekker has to pay the differential amount.

4) If the trekker opts for the same programme that was cancelled, he/she will not be charged extra even if the price goes up next year.

5) You may transfer your seat to your family members and friends also.