POTALA TOURS & TREKS - The Only Tibetan Tour Operator in Sikkim.
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Tour Packages
1. Sikkim Alpine Tour
2. North Sikkim Tour
3. Sublime Pemayangtse Tour
4. Sikkim Nature & Culture Tour
5. Bhumchu Tour
6. Rhododendron Trail
7. Eastern Himalaya Tour
Trekking Packages
1. Trekking Information
2. Dzongri Trek
3. Hee-Bermiok Trek
4. Goecha La Trek
5. Greenlake Trek
6. Sandakphu Trek
7. Yambong Singalila Trek
8. Goecha La Round Trek
Specialized Packages
1. Mountain Bikking
2. School Expedition
1. About Sikkim
2. East Sikkim
3. West Sikkim
4. North Sikkim
5. South Sikkim
6. Travel Tools
Other Destinations
1. Darjeeling
2. Tibet
3. Bhutan

Trekking Information
We are pleased to offer you  treks in remarkable Sikkim and  the Eastern Himalayas. Some people have the idea that trekking is a lot of sweat and no fun, yet anything could be further from the truth.

Trek days are designed to be challenging, not exhaustive; all you need to be is physically fit and enjoy walking. Your trek is your holiday and Potala aims to help you enjoy it as much as possible, not to wear you into the ground. Potalaís staff will as much as possible cater for your every wish, all you have to do is ask your Groupleader and he or she will, when able, organize it for you . 

We are sure you will enjoy your holiday with us in this land of the last great adventure and you may check out the itineraries of the treks we have on offer.

In addition to an Indian visa, foreigners must obtain inner line permit (ILP) to visit Sikkim, the permits can be obtained from all Indian missions, Tourism Office, New Delhi, Sikkim Tourism office, Calcutta and Sikkim Tourism Office, Siliguri on the strength of an Indian Visa.


Foreigners are issued a permit for initial period of 15 days duration on the spot without any delay provided photocopies of Passport and Visa details along with two passport photos of applicants are made available then and there. It can be extended for further 30 days of 15 days each. The extenstion of permits can be obtained from FRO at Gangtok, Superintendent of Police of North, South and West Districts.


If you are visiting the interior regions, you also require a Restricted Area Permit (RAP) OR Protected Area Permit(PAP) which is obtainable in Gangtok from the Police Check Post and Department of Tourism.





Restricted Area Permit (RAP)

Duration : 7 Nights and 8 Days
Altitude : 4020 Mt
Grade : Moderate
Duration : 18 Nights and 19 Days
Altitude : 5000 Mt
Grade : Moderate - Strenuous
Duration : 14 Nights and 15 Days
Altitude : 5000 Mt
Grade : Moderate
Duration : 9 Nights and 10 Days
Altitude : 5050 Mt
Grade : Moderate - Strenuous
Duration : 6 Nights and 7 Days
Altitude : 3636 Mt
Grade : Moderate
Duration : 11 Nights and 12 Days
Altitude : 5000 Mt
Grade : Moderate
Duration : 11 Nights and 12 Days
Altitude : 5000 Mt
Grade : Moderate

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 Potala Treks & Tours
   Paljor Stadium Road, Gangtok, Sikkim - 737101, India;
   Tel : (3592) 202041, 200043, 206934; Fax : (3592) 202707 (Attn: Potala); Mobile : 91-9434257036;
E-mail : potalatreks@gmail.com, ogenyi52@yahoo.com 

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