The silk route cycling tour of a thrilling adventurous journeys through the Silk Route in Sikkim for 7 days passing through the stunning locations around Kanchenjunga and the Himalayan peaks.We will reach from New Jalpaiguri(NJP) to Sillery Gaon from where you can start your cycling trip passing through the serene valleys and scenic mountain roads.
We will pass through the breath-taking views of Rishikhola, Zuluk, Nathang Valley and so on which will be the major points to visit during the tour.The pickup and drop point is NJP Railway Station is at around 10 A.M and at 02:00 P.M respectively.
The package will include food, accommodation and transportation all through the tour.
Day 1 - The Sikkim Siliguri Cycling Tour through the Silk Route
We will arrive at Maney Bhanjyang from New Jalpaiguri station which will take around 4 hours.We will then move for Sillery Gaon at the Indo-Nepal Border. We will then check-in to a homestay.Here you can enjoy the views on Mt. Kanchenjungha and Himalayan Range from here.
Day 2 - The Sikkim Siliguri Cycling Tour through the Silk Route
Start of the cycling journey to Rishikhola for 23 kilometers through Pedong.The Silk Route is a majestic and camping ground for travelers to have a laugh and sit back out at the banks of the river Reshi.
Day 3 - The Sikkim Siliguri Cycling Tour through the Silk Route
Visit Lampokhari Lake or Aritar Lake during the path you cycle and then the ride runs downhill through the Dalapchand valley and reach a small city, Rongli located on the banks of the Rangpo river.hen the road begins to incline and go uphill through the picturesque village hamlets of Sisney and Lingtam.
Total cycling distance is 22 kilometers today.
Day 4 - The Sikkim Siliguri Cycling Tour through the Silk Route
Head out to Zuluk which will be around 50 kilometers and you will cross a few waterfalls and river streams. When we reach Phadamchen, we will go for a visit to an ancient Buddhist monastery.
The climb will be of 24 kms through the beautiful weather and thick coniferous forests and alpine and then we will reach Zuluk.Stay overnight at Zuluk.
Day 5 - The Sikkim Siliguri Cycling Tour through the Silk Route
From Zuluk to Dhupidara it will be a constant uphill journey of 17 kms.We will take a few pitstops before starting out for the Nathang valley.The scenary will be beautiful and we will pass through a military area.
Nathang valley is a high altitude plateau at an elevation of 13,500 ft above sea level and is flanked through mountains.On reaching Nathang, we will check into a homestay for the night.
Day 6 - The Sikkim Siliguri Cycling Tour through the Silk Route
After early morning wakeup we will go for sunrise trip to Eagle’s Nest Bunker and then return to Nathang for breakfast.We will leave Nathang after breakfast for Gangtok.Enjoy the attractions at Old Baba Mandir, Kupup Lake, New Baba Mandir on your way to Gangtok
Day 7 - The Sikkim Siliguri Cycling Tour through the Silk Route
In the morning, depart from Gangtok and drive to New Jaipalguri.