FAQ's

We Have Attempted To Answer Some Of The Frequently Asked Questions In The FAQ's Section, Do Refer Them !  BELOW

 

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Do We Need A Special Permit ?

Restricted & Protected Area Permit Mandatory For All People Visiting To North Sikkim Beyond Mangan & Above.
It Is Mandatory To Go Through A Registered Local Tour Operator Only Subject To Availability Of Duly Filled Forms, Passport Photographs And Other Mentioned Required Documents.

 

Mandatory Procedure?
All The People Travelling To North Sikkim It Is Mandatory To Acquire Permit. The Documents For The Permit Required Is To Be Sent To Us Well In Advance Prior To Arrival By Courier Or Email (While Sending Mail Kindly See That The Files Sizes Are Not Huge)

 

For How Long The Permit Is Provided?
Normally The Permit For Tours Are Given For 05 Days On A Normal Procedure From Gangtok Itself.

Documents Required

To Be Sent To Us By Post, Email Or Courier 07 Days Prior To The Commencement Of The Tour
You Could Scan And Email It Or Courier The Same In Our Gangtok Office, Send The Scan File In Small Size Which Can Be Downloaded Easily.

 

Indian Nationals
02 Nos Passport Size Photos,
Photocopies Of Photo Identity Proof Of All Members Along With The Children And Along With The Postal Address Of The Any One Team Member + With The Mobile Number. (Pan Card Is Not Accepted)
Example Ration Card, Passport, Voter Card, Etc For Children, School Certificate School Identity Card Etc.
⇒ Restricted Area Permit Form Duly Filled
Along With The Full Name Of All The Passengers, Gender, Age & Permanent Address Of All Member With Contact Details

 

For Nri's & Foreign Nationals.
04 Nos Passport Size Photos,
Photocopy Or Scan Of The Front Page Of The Passport Where The Photograph Is Pasted.
Photocopy Or Scan Of The Valid India Visa.
Photocopy Or Scan Of ILP (Inner Line Permit) If Obtained.
(Note It Is Advisable To Request For Inner Line Permit To Visit Sikkim Also While Applying For The Indian Visa Abroad)
⇒ Restricted Area Permit Form Duly Filled

Trekking,

Trekking Permit Is Only Required To Trek In The Restricted Areas. Before Trekking, You Should Contact The Registered Tours Operator In Gangtok And They Will Also Help You Obtain Trekking Permit, If Required.
For Trekking Permit We Have To Apply Well In Advance Around 3 Months Or More & Accordingly Base On The Program They Same Will Be Granted.

 

Permit & What Is The Time Required?
Permit Are Made By The Transporters Or The Service Providers Only. The Permit Is To Be Procured And Provided On The Same Day Of Departure As Per The Norms And Conditions Applied.

Others

Keep Extra Photocopies Of The Relevant Pages Of Your Passport. This Will Be Required For Permits. Also, Keep Extra Photographs Of Yourselves. These Will Be Required For Permits, Filling Out Forms Etc.