Sandakphu Trek

Sandakphu Trek Height, Cost, Duration, Route info, Travel details.

Sandakphu Trek Route

DayTrekking Route detailsJourneyDistanceAltitude
Day 1Pickup from New Jalpaiguri (NJP) station


Travel to Manebhangjung.

Pickup Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 am

4- 5 hours90 Km6400 ft
Day 2Jaubhari to Tumling6 – 7 hours11 Km6400 ft to 9450 ft
Day 3Tumling to Kalipokhri6 – 7 hours13 Km9450 ft to 10,400 ft
Day 4Kalipokhri to Sandakphu4 hours6.5 Km10,400 ft to 11950 ft
Day 5Sandakphu to Sabargram8 hours14 Km11950 ft to 11807 ft
Day 6Sabargram to Phalut to Gorkhey6 -7 hours16 Km11807 ft to 11950 to 7546 ft
Day 7Gorkhey to Samanden to Ramam to Sepi



Reach Sepi between 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm.


5 hours15 Km7545 ft to 6234 ft
Day 7From Sepi to New Jalpaiguri.


Reach NJP between 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

5 hours 30 mins130 Km 

Sandakphu Trek Details

Best Time to Trek: Mar, Apr and May.

Trekking Path will be covered with Snow during the winter season i.e Sep, Oct, Nov,

Trekking cost depends on the group strength. Trekking will be organized by the professionals and needs special permission from the forest department. This long trekking is advisable for healthy people. Tourist flow high during Jan, Feb, Apr and May months.

All these places can be accessed by Jeeps, interested tourists can reach by Vehicles.

Pre-booking required for Trekking as Guides availability is limited.

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