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A beautiful classic trek to start your high altitude experience

Sandakphu, located in the Eastern Himalayas, is the highest peak of West Bengal, India in... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Milugtr
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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
The journey and the destination both not comparable to anything else

This remains one of the places which will remain etched in my memory forever. The only place in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Utkarshgp
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New Delhi, India
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Singalila National Park 734101, India

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Sandakphu, located in the Eastern Himalayas, is the highest peak of West Bengal, India in Darjeeling district. The entire area is inside the Singalila National Park which is a conservation area. You can trek your way up or you can also go by car, jeep,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This remains one of the places which will remain etched in my memory forever. The only place in India from where you can see 4 of the 5 tallest peaks-Everest, Kangchenjunga, Lhotse and Makalu in the world, the remaining one(K2) being in Karakoram. The journey...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Sadakphu is the highest point of the West Bengal. The view of Kanchenjunga, Everest, Makalu, Lhotse and other Himalayan peaks are so beautiful from here.

Thank chayankd22
Reviewed 1 July 2017

I had a dream to visit Sandakphu. Me and my wife trekked and reach there finally. What a place! Kanchenjangha looks so big from there. No photos can give you exact feeling what we felt there. It is beyond our imagination. The place is so...More

1  Thank Debarup
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Though we dont trek in this route but I will firmly tell its wonderful for trekkers. We reach there by British Land Rover. The booking is done at syndicate at Maneybhanjan. Cost is Sandakphu up down ₹4200 & for night stay ₹500 per night. The...More

1  Thank Raja_Asansol
Reviewed 1 June 2017

sandakphu trek is quite famous.me and my wife went for the trek.on the way we met 2 fellow trekkers arnab and krishanu.our route was manebhanjan-tumling-kalipokhri-sandakphu-srikhola.manebhanjan-masterji's hotel.chitrey-hawk's nest,kalipokhri-forgot the name sorry,sandakphu-sunrise lodge,srikhola-hotel red panda. at all the places the arrangement and food is unexpectedly good. guide-hemkumar...More

Thank rn2477
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Wow, first time went for hill station, started from NJP to Maneybhajang. Hire the Land rover and lost in Mountain. First destination was Tumling. Saw the Beautiful sunrise from Tumling. Then trek to Tonglu and return back within couple of hour. Same day reached to...More

1  Thank JoyDtripper
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

This place is simply awesome. The best time to trek is march to May. Do stop at a place called GORKHEY and it feels like a fairy tale land.

Thank Manjaska
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Stories of Sandakphu have always been like fairy tell to me .First heard it from my grand father and with a sudden plan we were off .A group of 5 including a kid .After Enjoying two chilling night in Darjeeling and rejuvenating our mind early...More

2  Thank Indrajit_Bublu
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Sandakphu is a special place because one can see four of the five highest peaks in the world.We went there in the middle of February 2017..and we were extremely lucky that the weather was really good.The views are just jaw dropping.i would highly recommend Sunrise...More

3  Thank Biswarup2017
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28 July 2017|
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Response from JoyDtripper | Reviewed this property |
Brother, there will be no rush in Sandakphu because of Morcha's movement in Darjeeling district. NJP to Maneybhajang part of Darjeeling. So, my personal suggestion to you that, avoid the route till the ending of that... More
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Response from JoyDtripper | Reviewed this property |
Small suggestion, be careful about Morcha's violent movement. Because, still it's not over.
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Rewaj G
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Response from wilderness84 | Reviewed this property |
true. sandakphu is not a monsoon destination.
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