Mt. Thinchingkhang Expedition
mt_thinchingkhangThe best season to climb in Sikkim is from May to October. Foreign expeditions have to book a peak along with a peak fee. The Indian Mountaineering Foundation (IMF) is the country's apex body that helps in organizing/ sponsoring mountaineering expeditions. It is mandatory for Expeditions in Sikkim to take a liason officer from the Sikkim Mountaineering Association along with the liason officer from the Indian Mountaineering Foundation. IMF functions as a clearing house for foreign expeditions and deputes a liasion officer to accompany foreign climbers. All requests have to be forwarded to IMF for clearance.
Itinerary in Detail
Day 01. Bagdogra - Gangtok (East Sikkim) (5 hrs). 
Day 02. Gangtok Sightseeing & preparation for expedition. 
Day 03. Transfer from Gangtok to Yuksom Stay O/N. 
Day 04. Trek from Yuksam to Tsokha (3000m). O/N (7 hrs) 
Day 05 Trek from Tsokha to Phedang. (3450m) O/N. (3 hrs) 
Day 06 Trek from Phedang to Dzongri (4030m) O/N. (4 hrs) 
Day 07 Trek from Dzongri to Thangshing. (3841 m ) O/N. ( 5 hrs) 
Day 08 Thangsing (3841m) - Base Camp (approx. 4310m) 3 hrs.  
Day 09 Base Camp (4310m) - Camp I - Base Camp (4310m) 5 hrs. 
Day 10 Base Camp (4310m) - Camp I: 4 - 5 hrs 
Day 11 Extra Day 
Day 12 Camp I -Summit-Mt.Thinchingkhang (6010m) - Camp I: 7-8 hrs 
Day 13 Camp I (approx. 5510m) - Base Camp (4310m)(4-5 hrs).  
Day 14 Extra Day 
Day 15 Base Camp - Göechela - Thangshing-Lamuni (5-6 hrs). 
Day 16 Thangsing (3800m) - Tshoka (3050m) 7 hrs. 
Day 17 Tshoka (3050m)- Yoksum (1780m) 6 hrs 
Day 18 Yuksom - via Khachupari Lake Pelling O/N 
Day 19 Pelling - Darjeeling drop. Tour and trek ends. 
The above itinerary is a guideline and standard pattern which we provide you. This trekking can be modified according to your time and requirements