Sikkim Low Altitude Trekking is an alternative means of enjoying the natural beauty of the sikkim himalayan region. It is specially for the people who are little concern about the high altitude sickness. It is also best suited for the people who loves to explore the remote Himalayan villages, its people, culture and tradition along with trekking. Sikkim offers many beautiful, pristine and scenic Low altitude trekking and hiking point. The Low Altitude trekking in sikkim can be done with either staying in traditional Home stay or camping.
Low altitude trekking means no difficult climbing and no real height gains, however it involves gradual up and down walking most of the time in the Himalayas. It is best suited for people who have average fitness and has less high altitude trekking experience. Low altitude trekking is also best for Family group, Students groups and Senior Citizens.
During the low altitude trek well beaten trails will take you to the scenic Landscape beauty of the country side as well as to Remote villages, Monasteries and hills. During the Low Altitude trek one will come across the villages and small towns. One will have enough time to interact with the local peoples and get chance to know and experience there life style, culture and tradition. Low altitude trekking also involves staying with the local peoples in there trditional maintained home.
Low altitude trekking is really a great way to explore, enjoy and witness the real world of the himalayas and its people...
Himalayan Heritage Trek is popular low altitude village to village trek in Sikkim. This Low Altitude trek is specially customized for those Adventure Lover who loves to be with the Nature and Himalayan but at the same time want to avoid higher altitude gain. Himalayan Heritage Trek offers and ideal opportunity to explore and experience the real life style of the common local peoples of sikkim himalayan region. Experiencing the day to day activities of the local people will throw a light on the way of life they live and one has an ample time and opportunity to experience all this during the trip. The visit to remote Monasteries, Temples and Unique location of the viallges with local villagers and guide is a life time experience. One has enough time to make friends and learn and experience unique tradition and culture of each villages during the trip. One has a rare opportunity to visit some of the best places which are not included in the regular programmes and itinerary.
Ravangla Khechupelri Trek is another popular sikkim Low Altitude trek which involves trekking and hiking through Villages and visit to some of the reknowned Monasteries of sikkim. This Trek can also be called as Monastery loop Trek as it invloves visit to ten important monasteries of sikkim. This trek is ideally suited for those who loves to explore and visit Monasteries and experience Buddhist Culture. This trek can be done in many ways, be it with Home stay, Camping or Hotel style The Monasteries of sikkim visited during the trek are - Rumtek Monastery, Rabangla Monastery, Tashiding Monastery, Hongri Monastery, Sinon Monastery, Yuksam Dubdi Monastery, Khechupelri Monastery, Khechupelri Lake, Pemayangtshe Monastery and Sangacholin Monastery.
Sikkim Rhododendron Trek is one of the most exiting trip which offers hiking and short trek to some of the most beautiful Rhododendron region of sikkim. In Spring, from late April to mid May, the forests of sikkim are ablaze with brilliant Rhododendron blossoms both in Low and High Altitude region. In this trip we will be covering some of the most beautiful Rhododendron region in west part of sikkim. The day hike and short trek on this programme range from easy to moderate. Rhododendron trek can also be done in other parts of sikkim according to one's choice and interest. This particular trip is best suited for those who are interested to explore the beautiful nature and remote himalayan region with gentle and easy hiking.
Sikkim Village To Village Trek offer one of the great opportunity to observe unique Culture, Tradition and Life style of the of Sikkim villages. This trip involves Home Stay accommodation in all of the destination for sheer cultural and traditional experience. In each destination there will be a different tribal host for the Home Stay. This will give one a great opportunity to experience and learn the local culture and tradition of the different tribal people of sikkim. Sikkim Village to Village Trek also involves experiencing all the local day to day life activities of the himlayan people.
One day short hiking tour to Yuksam, Tashiding, Pelling, Khechupelri lake. This is an ideal one day hiking tour in Sikkim. This short hiking trip is best suited for those who wanted to cover more places in shorter period of time. During this hiking tour one will visit Monasteries, Lakes, Tribal Villages and some specticular View points. This is a typical one day private tour of around 8 hours, which involves both driving and hiking. The tour starts early morning from Yuksam, to Tashiding to Khechupelri lake and then to Pelling.
Mingma! Julay!namestey! hope you are in good health. Sorry to write you lately. Our trip to Thiland made us busy so we were unable to write you back. Mingma the trekking was well organised and I had a wonderful time with you.. . Ladhak is a wonderful place and your guiding made it much much better. We all are very happy and eager to visit your country sikkim next time.
The way you describe sikkim, it really seems to be a nice place. We will promote for you wherever we go. Thanks for your support when the chips were down..
Convey our regards to Jigmee,Arun and Horse man. Hope we will meet then again. Harry,Dorris Michael and Gracy Switzerland 2009
Max, hope you are doing fine business. We are thankful for your warm guidance and wonderful trekking arrangements in a short time. Mingma the food was excellent. We will return to sikkim with friends and family someday. We would no doubt recommend your company mountain tours and treks to all of our friends who want to visit India and specially sikkim and Darjeeling. Adam and wanda Netherland. 2010
Mingma, thanks for your mail. We are still in kerela and doing familiarization trip. Its very hot out here. Mingma your trekking arrangements was good and we had no hesitation in recommending your company. Your guide and cook was very good. We had more than enough varieties of food everyday. We surely hope that you will do well.
Well take care and best of luck Andrew, Roben and David Switzerland 2011 feb