Goecha La

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Goecha La
Kabru Complex.jpg
View to the NE (?) from Goecha La.
Elevation 4,940 m (16,207 ft)
Location India
Range Himalaya
Coordinates 27°36′28″N 88°11′13″E / 27.60778°N 88.18694°E / 27.60778; 88.18694Coordinates: 27°36′28″N 88°11′13″E / 27.60778°N 88.18694°E / 27.60778; 88.18694
Goecha La is located in Sikkim
Goecha La
Trekking map at Yuksom with Goecha La Trek

Goecha La (el. 4940 mt or 16,207 ft) is a high mountain pass in Sikkim, India in the Himalaya range.

The southeast face of Mt. Kanchenjunga, the world's third highest mountain, is viewable from the pass, which is also a base camp for those aspiring to scale the mountain.


Goecha La in search of Kangchenjunga by George Thengummoottil