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Goecha La Pass - Best Highway Pass of Sikkim

Whenever I try to find the best place of tourism in India the first thing is look for the highest peak locations. I have personal interest to visit the most impressive hill stations especially for my vacations. Today my target is Goecha La Pass that is 4940 meters above the sea level. This is the high hill pass located at Sikkim, India. You can easily view the best Himalaya ranges from this Pass.

​If you read my previous post you might know about the world’s second largest peak Mt. Kanchenjunga. Once you reach to Goecha La Pass you can easily view this mount, though it is the base camp for trekkers to Himalaya Mountains. 

Goecha La is listed as most romantic elevated altitude trekking location in the Himalayas. Now when talk about the trekking at any particular place then we should know the dissimilar features of the location. This is must, because if you are not aware of the place then you might face the difficulties in unknown spot. Sikkim is the complete different spot then other states of India. The finest part of Sikkim is the state is full of greenery, natural scenery and amazing valleys. 

​The procedure I follow to find the best tourist place for my visit is searching the images of particular place. I was searching the location today and found that Goecha La Pass is missed by me. Nearly 400 places are described on my site, but I missed to search and discover this La Pass. When I saw the images of this place through different sources it was big surprise for me. Goecha La Pass is the best romantic trekking trail where a person must visit in his life, at least once. However, there are limited spots to visit in Goecha La Pass, but each attraction point is best then world. 

Just imaging you are walking through enchanting Tshoka forests with your partner. This could be a memorable moment of your life and you can also visit to vast Dzongri, Thansing meadows, blue water lake, view of Kanchenjunga and icy trail at Goecha La.

​Route to Kanchenjunga National Park starts from Goecha La Pass, which means you can enjoy two different tourist places of Sikkim. This trekking route is full of pictorial lush flora, the views of this high bypass is amazing too. 

Important facts about trekking in Goecha La:
To start trekking you have to reach Yuksom town that is closer to Sachin pass. Once you reach this location you will join conventional Dzongri to Goecha La trail. Following the route you will reach to descend steep forest and from this portion you have to overpass the Dzongri to Goecha La track. 

The Goecha La is beautiful place and the entire route is having big grazing valley and impervious forest. Reaching Dzongri top is pretty and dangerous too. From this portion you will reach to Black Kabru Pandim, then Kabru North and later Kabru Dome peaks. 

Some of the Camping companies are having offers and packages for Goecha La Pass. You can contact the firms for booking as they are professional trained performers. 

Few firms that are offering general services for trekking are:- 
The institutes are having guest house and Camping sight for 
the visitors.
You have to select the type of meal like if you eat Veg then 
select the appropriate option.
Trek equipment’s:
This could be vary from company to company. You might get 
Sleeping bag, tent, mattress, kitchen tent and toilet tent.
Trekking Permits: 
These institutes are having registered permit from the state  
government as well as tourism department.

Medical facilities: For emergency treatment these firms are having initial medical facility. 

​Qualified & experienced trekkers: The teams are having leader, best guide and supporting staff for trekkers. 

For booking, the firms have provided the online form that is easily accessible from any corner of the world. However, it’s better if you book the ticket two months before your trip, because many people from different regions regularly search for the free dates and book this wonder adventure land as per their choice. 

How to Reach Goecha La Pass?
By Train: Closest railway station for this Indian tourist place is New Jalpaiguri a major rail hub of Sikkim. Trains from Kolkata, Delhi, Dehradun and many other cities are available for NJP. 

By Flight: If you are looking for the air route for this tourism spot then you can attain to Bagdogra airport. Flights for this domestic airport is available from metro cities such as Kolkata, Delhi and some more.

By Road: Whichever hill station you select road is the best way to reach the spot. Similar condition applies for Goecha La Pass as well. You can get the direct bus from Dehradun and some big cities of Sikkim.