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GREEN LAKE TREK
 
 
Trip Code : RIGLS
Trip Duration : 15 Days
Trip Grade : Moderate  
Max Group Size : 8
Highest Point:5500m Zemu Glacier
Best time to Go : May, June, July, October, November
  Activity : Trekking 
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Places Visited
Sikkim
The Green Lake Area in northern Sikkim even though open to tourists, still require special restricted area permits to visit. The lake though has drained out into the adjacent Zemu glacier. The absence of the lake is compensated with splendid views all around with Kanchenjunga towering above. The peaks of Simvo like just a short distance away. In late spring between mid May and June, the valleys of North Sikkim are filled with a variety of flowers like rhododendrons, blue poppies and primulaes.

Note: Restricted area permit required. Min 4 months required for booking. 3 passport photos, photocopy of Passport and photocopy of India visa to be submitted 4 months in advance for permit processing.
Trip Highlights
Stunning views of Kanchenjunga and other peaks
The perfectly symmetrical Mt Siniolchu
Rhododendrons, blue poppies and primulaes in Spring
Trip Activities
Trekking
Camping
Local Sightseeing in Gangtok
Trip at a Glance
7 nights hotel
8 nights camping
1 nights airport transfer
9 days trekking
Quick Itinerary
Arrive Bagdogra, drive to Gangtok
Gangtok - complete permit formalities
Drive to Lachung
Visit Yumthang valley for acclimatisation - continue to Lachen
Begin trek to Thalem
Trek to Jakthang
Trek to Yabuk
Trek to Rest camp
Trek to Green Lake
Excursions
Trek to Yabuk
Trek to Zema and drive to Lachen
Drive to Kalimpong
Kalimpong at leisure
Drive to Bagdogra for onward flight home
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