This trek covers the higher reaches of the Barsey (Versay) Rhododendron Sanctuary in the eastern Himalayas, which is famous for its flowers and the spectacular mountain views of the Mt Khangchendzonga and the Everest. The highlights of the trek starts with camping in dencse oak forests amidst the calls of barking deer and wild birds. The trail is rich in floral diversity and specially in spring the rhododendorns are in full bloom.
Day 01: Bagdogra- Hee Bermiok
Arrive at Bagdogra airport. Drive to Hee bermiok. Transfer to hotel/lodge. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Hee Bermiok
Village tour of Hee Bermiok. Overnight at Hotel/Lodge.
Day 03: Trek Begins: Hee Bermiok - Samma Taar Nature Camp
After breakfast trek from Hee Bermiok to Samma Taar Nature Camp. Distance 8kms Overnight at camp.
Day 04: Samma Taar Nature Camp - Barsey
Trek from Samma Taar to Barsey. Distance 6 kms. Overnight at camp
Day 05: Barsey - Jorbotey via Deoningaley Dhaap
Trek from Barsey to Jorbotey via Deoningaley via Dhaap. Distance 8 kms. Overnight at camp.
Day 06: Jorebotey - Phokety via Thulo Dhaap
Trek from Jorebotey to Phoktey via Tholo Dhaap. Distance 7 kms. Overnight at camp.
Day 07: Phokety - Chewabhanjyang
Trek from Phokety to Chewabhanjyang. Distance 4 kms. Overnight at camp.
Day 08: Chewabhanjyang - Hee Bermiok
Trek from Chewabhanjyang to Hee Bermiok. Distance 9 kms. Transfer to hotel/lodge. Overnight at hotel
Day 09: Hee Bermiok -Gangtok
Drive to Gangtok from Hee Bermiok. 130 kms. Time 5 hours. Transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel. Evening to visit the local market.
Day 10: Gangtok sightseeing
Gangtok local sight seeing includes the Rumtek monastery, Enchey monastery, flower show, Handicrafts and handloom centre, Insititute of tibetology, Dodrul Chorten. Overnight at hotel.
Day 11: Gangtok - Bagdogra airport/ Darjeeling/ Kalimpong/Bhadrapur
After breakfast drive to Bagdogra airport for your onward journey.
Note: Tours can be extended to Darjeeling, Kalimpong.