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Mt. Thinchenkhang Climbing Expedition

Climbing the neighboring peak of Mt. Kanchenjunga in Sikkim

Mt. Thinchenkhang Climbing Expedition - Quick Informations

  • 📅 Duration: 17 Days, 16 Nights
  • 🔼 Highest Altitude: 6010m
  • 🛑 Grade: Challenging + ( know trek grades )
  • 👍 Best Time: April, Oct, Nov
  • 🏃 Activity Type: Climb, Trek
  • 🔄 Trail Type: Same Exit Entry Point
  • 🚩 Starts From: Yuksom
  • 🚩 Ends In: Yuksom
  • 🌏 Region: India - Darjeeling Sikkim
  • 🎌 Country: India
  • 🛪  Nearest Airport: Bagdogra, West Bengal
  • 🚉 Nearest Rail Head: New Jalpaiguri, West Bengal

Mt. Thinchenkhang Climbing Expedition - Key Geographical Highlights

12 Popular Peaks:
Kanchenjunga ( 8586m ), Talung ( 7349m ), Rathong ( 6679m ), Koktang ( 6147m ), Simvo ( 6812m ), Frey ( 5853m ), Kabru S ( 7318m ), Kabru Dome ( 6600m ), Kabru Forked ( 6100m ), Pandim ( 6691m ), Tenchenkhang ( 6010m ), Jupono ( 5650m )
1 High Passes:
Goecha La ( 4950m )
4 Serene Lakes:
Goecha Lake ( 4775m ), Samity Lake ( 4301m ), Goecha Lake 2 ( 4795m ), Goecha Lake 3 ( 4699m )
1 Beautiful Remote Villages:
Yuksom
1 National Parks Or Forest Reserve:
Khanchendzonga National Park

Mt. Thinchenkhang Climbing Expedition - Elevation Profile & Itinerary Overview

Day 1
D1Bagdogra
Day 2
D2Yuksom
Day 3
D3Sachen
Day 4
D4Tshokha
Day 4
Phedang
Day 4
Deurali Top
Day 5
D5Dzongri
Day 5
Dzongri
Day 5
Dzongri Top, Dzongri La
Day 6
D6Dzongri
Day 6
Kokchurong
Day 7
D7Thansing
Day 8
D8Tenchenkhang Base Camp
Day 8
Base Camp
Day 8
Tenchenkhang Camp 1
Day 9
D9Base Camp
Day 10
D10Camp 1
Day 10
Camp 1
Day 10
Tenchenkhang Camp 2
Day 11
D11Camp 1
Day 12
D12Camp 2
Day 12
Camp 2
Day 12
Tenchenkhang Peak
Day 13
D13Camp 2
Day 14
D14Camp 2
Day 15
D15Thansing
Day 16
D16Tshokha
Day 17
D17Yuksom
Day 18
Bagdogra

Mt. Thinchenkhang Climbing Expedition Daywise Itinerary

Day 1Arrival In Bagdogra. Drive From Bagdogra To Yuksom

Activity: Drive Day
Overnight In: Yuksom (1700m )
Accommodation: Hotel
Meals Included: All Meals
Cost Of Transport Included: YES

We will receive you in Bagdogra airport. Upon meeting you, we will head towards Yuksom, a beautiful village in West Sikkim from where we start our trek to base camp

Day 2From Yuksom To Sachen ( 8 Kms,3 hours )

Day 2
1700 - Yuksom
Day 2
2180 - Sachen


8Km, 3hrs.

Activity: Trek Day
Overnight In: Sachen (2179m )
Accommodation: Tents
Meals Included: All Meals

Trek to Sachen

Day 3From Sachen To Tshokha ( 7 Kms,3 hours )

Day 3
2180 - Sachen
Day 3
2960 - Tshokha


7Km, 3hrs.

Activity: Trek Day
Overnight In: Tshokha (2956m )
Accommodation: Tents
Meals Included: All Meals

Trek to Tshokha

Day 4From Tshokha To Dzongri, Via - Phedang, Deurali Top ( 11 Kms,6 hours )

Day 4
2960 - Tshokha
Day 4
3500 - Phedang
Day 4
3980 - Deurali Top
Day 4
3960 - Dzongri


11Km, 6hrs.

Activity: Trek Day
Overnight In: Dzongri (3960m )
Accommodation: Tents
Meals Included: All Meals

Trek to Dzongri

Day 5

Acclimatization Day


Explore Dzongri Top, Dzongri La & Nearby. ( 4 Kms,2 hours )

Day 5
3960 - Dzongri
Day 5
3960 - Dzongri
Day 5
4300 - Dzongri Top, Dzongri La
Day 5
3960 - Dzongri


4Km, 2hrs.

Activity: Trek Day
Overnight In: Dzongri (3960m )
Accommodation: Tents
Meals Included: All Meals

Acclimatization walk to Dzongri Top

Day 6From Dzongri To Thansing, Via - Kokchurong ( 8 Kms,5 hours )

Day 6
3960 - Dzongri
Day 6
3660 - Kokchurong
Day 6
3890 - Thansing


8Km, 5hrs.

Activity: Trek Day
Overnight In: Thansing (3890m )
Accommodation: Tents
Meals Included: All Meals

Trek to Thansing

Day 7From Thansing To Tenchenkhang Base Camp ( 8 Kms,4-5 hours )

Day 7
3890 - Thansing
Day 7
4200 - Tenchenkhang Base Camp


8Km, 4-5hrs.

Activity: Trek Day
Overnight In: Tenchenkhang Base Camp (4200m )
Accommodation: Tents
Meals Included: All Meals

Trek to base camp

Day 8

Load Ferry & Acclimatization Day


Load Ferry to Tenchenkhang Camp 1. Setup Campsite. Return To Base Camp ( 10 Kms,6 hours )

Day 8
4200 - Base Camp
Day 8
4200 - Base Camp
Day 8
5000 - Tenchenkhang Camp 1
Day 8
4200 - Base Camp


10Km, 6hrs.

Activity: Trek Day
Overnight In: Base Camp (4200m )
Accommodation: Tents
Meals Included: All Meals

Load ferry to Advanced Camp

Day 9From Base Camp To Camp 1 ( 5 Kms,4 hours )

Day 9
4200 - Base Camp
Day 9
5000 - Camp 1


5Km, 4hrs.

Activity: Trek Day
Overnight In: Camp 1 (5000m )
Accommodation: Tents
Meals Included: All Meals

Day 10

Load Ferry & Acclimatization Day


Load Ferry to Tenchenkhang Camp 2. Setup Campsite. Return To Camp 1 ( 8 Kms,6 hours )

Day 10
5000 - Camp 1
Day 10
5000 - Camp 1
Day 10
5400 - Tenchenkhang Camp 2
Day 10
5000 - Camp 1


8Km, 6hrs.

Activity: Trek Day
Overnight In: Camp 1 (5000m )
Accommodation: Tents
Meals Included: All Meals

Day 11From Camp 1 To Camp 2 ( 5 Kms,4 hours )

Day 11
5000 - Camp 1
Day 11
5400 - Camp 2


5Km, 4hrs.

Activity: Trek Day
Overnight In: Camp 2 (5400m )
Accommodation: Tents
Meals Included: All Meals

Day 12

Summit Day


Summit . Return To Camp 2. Explore Tenchenkhang Peak & Nearby. ( 12 Kms,7 hours )

Day 12
5400 - Camp 2
Day 12
5400 - Camp 2
Day 12
6010 - Tenchenkhang Peak
Day 12
5400 - Camp 2


12Km, 7hrs.

Activity: Trek Day
Overnight In: Camp 2 (5400m )
Accommodation: Tents
Meals Included: All Meals

Day 13

Reserved Day For Contingency



This is a planned reserved day to keep window for bad weather and other contiongencies. If unutilized, we can spend this day in any other campsite of our liking. The cost of this day is included in the trek package. If you decide to finish your trek instead of utilizing this resereved day, no money will be refunded and the local resources will be paid in full.

Day 14From Camp 2 To Thansing

Day 14
5400 - Camp 2
Day 14
4200 - Thansing


7hrs.

Activity: Trek Day
Overnight In: Thansing (4200m )
Accommodation: Tents
Meals Included: All Meals

Day 15From Thansing To Tshokha ( 14 Kms,6 hours )

Day 15
4200 - Thansing
Day 15
2960 - Tshokha


14Km, 6hrs.

Activity: Trek Day
Overnight In: Tshokha (2956m )
Accommodation: Tents
Meals Included: All Meals

Day 16From Tshokha To Yuksom ( 15 Kms,6 hours )

Day 16
2960 - Tshokha
Day 16
1700 - Yuksom


15Km, 6hrs.

Activity: Trek Day
Overnight In: Yuksom (1700m )
Accommodation: Hotel
Meals Included: All Meals

Day 17Departure From Yuksom

Activity: Drive Day
Accommodation: None
Meals Included: Breakfast
Cost Of Transport Included: YES

Mt. Thinchenkhang Climbing Expedition - - Why Its A Must-Do

  • Summit of Tenchenkhang 6010 meters
  • Panorama of more than 16 peaks of Bhutan, Sikkim and Nepal. Chomolhari, Narsing, Jupono, Tenchenkhang, Pandim, Simvo, Goecha Peak, Forked Peak, Kanchenjunga, Kumbhakarna, Frey, Rathong, Koktang, South Kabru, North Kabru,  etc 
  • Trek through the rhododendron forest in the Himalayas. Rhododendrons bloom during late March to early July.
  • Birding and animal sight, if lucky.
  • Sunrise and sunset on the mountain peaks.
  • Lepcha, Sikkimese, Nepali and Subba culture.
  • Borderline treks which swings between India and Nepal multiple times. The villages that comes on the way are very beautiful.

Mt. Thinchenkhang Climbing Expedition - An Elaborate Description

Though graded as a trekking peak, climbing Tenchenkhang is a bit more than that. Anyone who has trekked to Goechala or Sandakphu will be fascinated by this peak, especially the view of this peak from the campsite of Thansing is just breathtaking !!

Tenchenkhang offers the apt amount of difficulties to any aspiring mountaineer. If you want to convert yourself into a mountaineer or would like to test your mountaineering skills, this is the peak for you. However, if you underestimate0 this peak to be a mere trekking peak, difficult mountaineering learning awaits you.

Climbing Permit For Mt. Thinchenkhang

 Climbing Permit For Mt. Thinchenkhang

We will make the Climbing permit for Mt. Thinchenkhang. The permit fee charged to clients will be on an actual basis +  15% HH Service Charge. Below is the tentative structure of the peak climbing permit.

 

IMF Handling Fee:

  • US$ 500 for a party of two members.
  • US$ 200 each, for additional members up to seven.
  • Thereafter, for each additional member US$ 250, up to a maximum limit of twelve members. 
  • Liaison Officer Equipment Hire charges US$ 500 in addition to the handling charges.

 

Sikkim Peak Climbing Royalty:

(a) For foreign expedition team: US $350 per team of up to four members, US $500 per team of up to eight members and US $75 for every additional member.

(b) For domestic expedition team: Rs. 15,000/- per team of up to eight members and Rs. 1,500/- for every additional member.

(c) For local expedition team: Rs. 3,000/- per team of up to eight members and Rs. 300/- for every additional member.

 

Kanchenjunga National Park Fees:

For Indian Nationals: INR 350/- per head for the first 7 days. INR 40/- per head-per day for additional days.
For Foreign Nationals: INR 560/- per head for the first 7 days. INR 80/- per head -per day for additional days.
For Students (Indian Nationals): INR 80/- per head for the first 7 days. INR 20/- per head -per day for additional days.
For Local Guides and Porters with the Team: 10/- per head per day
Tent Pitching Charge: 50/- per tent per day
Bed Charges in Log Hut: 100/- per bed per day

Camera Operating Fee:

Still Camera: 30/-
Video Camera: 1000/-
Movie Camera: 35000/-

 

 

Insurance Requirement:

  • Camp crews: Rs. 1 lakh per person.
  • Porters: Rs. 50,000/- per person.
  • Pack Animals: Rs. 20,000/- per animal.

Mt. Thinchenkhang Climbing Expedition Frequently Asked Questions

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Which Is The Best Time To Do The Mt. Thinchenkhang Climbing Expedition?

The month of April and from October to November are good months to climb Thinchenkhang Peak in Sikkim. Post monsoons are the best time to climb it because of stable weather

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What Are The Fitness Requirement Of The Mt. Thinchenkhang Climbing Expedition?

Although being a trekking peak, climbing Mt. Thinchenkhang is not a simple task and is more difficult than climbing a 6000-meter peak of Ladakh. It requires good stamina, fitness and nerves. Previous experience helps a lot. It should never be taken simply and proper planning of itinerary, logistics and support team is very crucial

Mt. Thinchenkhang Climbing Expedition Package Cost Details

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  • Day 1

    Drive

    Arrival Day
    Arrive In Yuksom (1700m )
    Overnight In: Yuksom (1700m )
    Accommodation: Hotel
    Meals Included: All Meals
    Cost Of Transport Included: YES
  • Day 2

    Trek

    From Yuksom (1700m ) To Sachen (2179m ) . 3 Hrs. 8 Kms
    Overnight In: Sachen (2179m )
    Accommodation: Tents
    Meals Included: All Meals
  • Day 3

    Trek

    From Sachen (2179m ) To Tshokha (2956m ) . 3 Hrs. 7 Kms
    Overnight In: Tshokha (2956m )
    Accommodation: Tents
    Meals Included: All Meals
  • Day 4

    Trek

    From Tshokha (2956m ) To Dzongri (3960m ), Via - Phedang (3500m ), Deurali Top (3980m ). 6 Hrs. 11 Kms
    Overnight In: Dzongri (3960m )
    Accommodation: Tents
    Meals Included: All Meals
  • Day 5

    Rest / Acclimatization / Local Exploration Day

    Excursion to Dzongri Top, Dzongri La (4300m )2 Hrs. 4 Kms
    Overnight In: Dzongri (3960m )
    Accommodation: Tents
    Meals Included: All Meals
  • Day 6

    Trek

    From Dzongri (3960m ) To Thansing (3890m ), Via - Kokchurong (3660m ) . 5 Hrs. 8 Kms
    Overnight In: Thansing (3890m )
    Accommodation: Tents
    Meals Included: All Meals
  • Day 7

    Trek

    From Thansing (3890m ) To Tenchenkhang Base Camp (4200m ) . 4-5 Hrs. 8 Kms
    Overnight In: Tenchenkhang Base Camp (4200m )
    Accommodation: Tents
    Meals Included: All Meals
  • Day 8

    Load Ferry & Acclimatization Day

    . Load Ferry to Tenchenkhang Camp 1 (5000m ). 6 Hrs. 10 Kms
    Overnight In: Base Camp (4200m )
    Accommodation: Tents
    Meals Included: All Meals
  • Day 9

    Trek

    From Base Camp (4200m ) To Camp 1 (5000m ) . 4 Hrs. 5 Kms
    Overnight In: Camp 1 (5000m )
    Accommodation: Tents
    Meals Included: All Meals
  • Day 10

    Load Ferry & Acclimatization Day

    . Load Ferry to Tenchenkhang Camp 2 (5400m ). 6 Hrs. 8 Kms
    Overnight In: Camp 1 (5000m )
    Accommodation: Tents
    Meals Included: All Meals
  • Day 11

    Trek

    From Camp 1 (5000m ) To Camp 2 (5400m ) . 4 Hrs. 5 Kms
    Overnight In: Camp 2 (5400m )
    Accommodation: Tents
    Meals Included: All Meals
  • Day 12

    Summit Day.

    From Camp 2 (5400m ) To Camp 2 (5400m ) . Excursion to Tenchenkhang Peak (6010m ). 7 Hrs. 12 Kms
    Overnight In: Camp 2 (5400m )
    Accommodation: Tents
    Meals Included: All Meals
  • Day 13

    Reserved Contingency Day

    Overnight In: Camp 2 (5400m )
    Accommodation: Tents
    Meals Included: All Meals
  • Day 14

    Trek

    From Camp 2 (5400m ) To Thansing (4200m ) . 7 Hrs.
    Overnight In: Thansing (4200m )
    Accommodation: Tents
    Meals Included: All Meals
  • Day 15

    Trek

    From Thansing (4200m ) To Tshokha (2956m ) . 6 Hrs. 14 Kms
    Overnight In: Tshokha (2956m )
    Accommodation: Tents
    Meals Included: All Meals
  • Day 16

    Trek

    From Tshokha (2956m ) To Yuksom (1700m ) . 6 Hrs. 15 Kms
    Overnight In: Yuksom (1700m )
    Accommodation: Hotel
    Meals Included: All Meals
  • Day 17

    Drive

    Departure Day
    Departure From Yuksom
    Accommodation: None
    Meals Included: Breakfast
    Cost Of Transport Included: YES
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We do not organize fixed departures for this trip.

If you want to do this trek with us, please fill this form to Request A Customized Private Trip Plan just for your team members. We will get back to you with all the details specific to your personalized requirements

When Should You Book?

We typically get booked about 2 - 5 months in advance. It is advisable to book this much in advance as you get early bird discounts and also your travel costs like flights/hotels/trains etc are much cheaper and confirmed if you book well in advance.


Rules Of Cancellation: 

If cancellation is done:

  1. Up to 90 days or more before the start date - 100% Refund of the total invoiced amount
  2. 89 days to 46 days before the start date - 60% refund of the total invoiced amount. 40% of the invoice amount will be charged as the cancellation penalty.
  3. 45 days or less before the start date - No Refund of the total invoiced amount
  4. Transfer Of Seat to Different Batch/ Trek: No Loss Of Money, valid up to 1 year from Invoice date. It can be availed up to 30 days before Trek Start Date by sending an email.
  5. Transfer of Seat to Friend/ Family: No Loss Of Money, valid up to 1 year from Invoice date. It can be availed up to 30 days before Trek Start Date by sending an email.
  6. Validity: This rule is applicable for both trekking and technical peaks above 6000 meters, categorized as a climbing expedition and graded as Challenging or Challenging+

 

Find detailed info on Cancellation & Refund Policy

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