Located in the state of West Bengal, Sandakphu trek is the highest in the region. Apart from the scenic beauty all around, this trek also allows you to catch glimpses of the world’s tallest four mountains. Kanchenjunga Range is visible from the viewpoint of the trek. Backpackers and trekkers from around the world plan a Sandakphu trek in May, since it’s one of the best months to plan the trip.
Sandakphu weather in May is pleasant, and allows you to explore the region at your own pace. However, during this period, you may have to tackle huge crowds on the trail. The favourable weather attracts people from all parts of the country, and even the world. Clear skies will allow you to see the cluster of peaks that form the shape of the ‘Sleeping Buddha’.
On the other side of the viewpoint, you can even catch glimpses of the beautiful ‘Three Sisters’ peaks. In addition to this, you’ll be mesmerized with the views of Makalu, Nuptse, Lhotse, Chmolonzo and the mighty Everest. You’ll also be able to view the highest peak in Bhutan, Chomolhari.
Sandakphu Trek in May
Since this is the peak season to visit Sandakphu, it’s better to consult a professional tour operator to plan the trip. It allows you to avoid hoards of tourists, and stay confined to the group you’re travelling with in this beautiful region. The average Sandakphu temperature in May is between 6 degree celsius to 12 degree celsius.
Though Sandakphu remains open throughout the year, this is the best period to embark on a mesmerizing journey. Renok Adventures has been conducting tours and treks to Sandakphu for quite some time. For a Sandakphu trek in May, get in touch with our team of seasoned trekkers, guides and support staff to discuss your requirements. Please click here.