About Dhotrey Tumling Gurdum Trek
There are many people who search for weekend hiking/short trek/village hiking/ and a relaxation in an isolated place in the mountains. This trail is perfect for the weekend Hiking, and one who could relish the nature, its beautiful colors with relaxation, and a blend of adventure in it. The villages of Darjeeling, through which trekkers will hike, Dhotrey, a mesmerizing beautiful village in the laps of the Himalayas, with full of peace and serenity, the picturesque village will surely make the traveler crave for it everytime. Wherever one could view is all greenery all around, the village has its medicinal herb sanctuary, a beautiful Shiv Mandir and Buddhist Monastery, where the fluttering prayer flags reminds to maintain the peace, harmony. The trail from Dhotrey to Tumling, is entirely through the dense rhododendron forest, in the month of April and May one could witness the amazing blend of different colors of rhododendron throughout the trail. In the winter months the region recieves good amount of snowfall, which is another beauty. Tumling, (Nepal) a popular spot for the trekkers, offers magnificent view of Sleeping Buddha, comprising of KhanchenDzonga, Pandim, KumbhaKarna, Frey, Kokthang, Rathong, Goecha, Simvo, Kabru South, Kabru North, Kabru Dome etc. The sunrise in the Tumling, is a package of mesmerizing colors, and serenity with amazing Gigantic mountains. The downhill trail to Gurdum, via Meghma, Lameydhura, is another beautiful trail where one could spot the beautiful villages of the Ilam district of Nepal. And finally after, Lameydhura, one enters the dense virgin trail of forest a beautiful smell of the wet soil, fogs will embrace the human soul and finally one reaches the beautiful, colorfully decorated village of Gurdum, (Base camp of Himalayan Passion, for Sandakphu trek, and having own homestay), this village would definitely take a special place in the hearts of the traveler, for its soothing beauty and to the far the lights of beautiful Darjeeling Sadar(City) could be seen.
Arrival at NJP station, pick up from NJP station, and transfer to Dhotrey. Briefing and registration to be completed , spend the evening leisure time exploring the Dhotrey Top, Monastery, Mandir, & the medicinal herb sanctuary, and the beautiful football ground of the Village. Overnight stay at Homestay.
After morning breakfast Trek will start from Dhotrey to Tumling via Tonglu(8kms). The entire trail is gradual ascent, and through the dense rhododendron forest. Overnight stay at homestay.
Get up early morning to witness the spell bounding sunrise over Sleeping Buddha ranges, enjoy the mesmerizing colors. After breakfast, descending trek to Gurdum(13kms) through dense forest of Singalila region where one could get amazing green bamboo forest and rhododendron forest through villages of Meghma and Lameydhura. Overnight stay at Homestay.
After breakfast Departure to NJP. We will leave you to NJP railway station or Siliguri Bus Terminus(Tenzing Norgay Bus terminus). Our Service end here, leave only footprints,take only memories.
Cost of transportation to and from. (NJP to NJP)
Cost of accommodation in Huts/Hotels/Homestays.
Cost of Fooding while on trek (Morning and evening Tea, Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner- meals will be provided. Breakfast-Roti, Sabji/Maggi, etc., Lunch/Dinner-Rice/Roti, Sabji, Dal, Achar, etc.).(Day 1:- Evening tea to Day 4:- Morning breakfast)
Cost of Permit fees.
"What not included"
Cost of Personal expenses.
Cost of emergency due to bad weather conditions.
Cost of personal porter.
Meals during transit i.e. meals while on road or travelling will not be provided. No meals will be provided in Last day (Day 4)
Cost of personal porter to carry his/her backpack.
To book your trek, you need to pay 30% of the trek fees as advance. Rest 70% to be paid in cash when you reach the basecamp, to be collected by the team leader.
One can pay the amount online(Net Banking, GPay, UPI ID).
Details to be shared on request.
30 days before the trek date, full refund of the paid amount
15 days before the trek date, 50% refund of the paid amount.
Cancellation less than 15days to the start date of the trek, no refund possible
In case Himalayan Passion cancels the trek or trip, full refund will be paid.
One has option to send another person on their behalf.
One has option to adjust the paid amount on any other trek, if a person cannot join the trek he/she paid for.