The small town of Lachung sits at an elevation of 3000m (from the sea level) and at the meeting point of two major tributaries Lachen river and Lachung river of river Teesta in the northeast part of Sikkim. It is not so far from the land of monasteries, Gangtok. Our Lachung tour package will take you straight up to some of the frozen peaks of Shivalik Hills and on the other hand you will get the chance to look closely at the lives of common people and their beliefs in Buddhism. We understand all your excitement and desperation to explore more and more and so our package is designed in such a way that it will cover all the places which will make your trip Lachung unforgettable.
The town is located at the footsteps of Tibet. It consists of many of the highest peaks of the Himalayas and sparkling streams. The snow covered mountains will steal your heart. The town is famous for its magnificent landscapes and serene beauty. The view of Lachung river flowing in between the mountains in its purest form will leave you mesmerized. The rich culture and strong traditional values will make you feel fond of this town. The place offers some of the most delicious fruits like apples, apricots and peaches. The hand woven blankets and sweaters of Lachung will definitely make a place in your shopping bag. The local market is full of attractive and useful things like traditional flower vases, handmade carpets and many Buddhist relics. You can have access to very rare medicinal herbs and different ancient therapies .
Day 01: NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport – Gangtok (125 kms / 4 hrs)
Meet & Greet on arrival at NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport & transfer to Gangtok (5,480 ft.). On arrival Check-in to hotel & rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day 02: Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir
After breakfast start for an excursion Tsomgo Lake (12,400 ft.) & Baba Mandir (13,200 ft.) Which is 55 kms one way from Gangtok city. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
(In case of Land slide or any other reason Tsomgo Lake is closed we will provided alternate sightseeing.)
Day 03: Gangtok – Lachen (122 kms / 6 hrs)
After breakfast pick up from hotel & transfer to Lachen (9,800 ft.). Enroute visit Singhik View point, Seven Sister Water Fall, Naga Water Fall, and arrive Lachen by evening. Dinner at hotel. Overnight stay at Lachen.
Day 04: Lachen – Chopta Valley – Gurudongmar Lake – Lachung
Early Morning drive to Chopta Valley (13,200 ft.) & Gurudongmar Lake (17,100 ft.). Back to hotel & after lunch transfer to Lachung (8,800 ft). Arrive Lachung by evening. Dinner at hotel. Overnight stay at Lachung.
Day 05: Lachung – Yumthang Valley Excursion
After breakfast proceed to Yumthang Valley (11,800 ft. Known as Valley of Flowers). On the way back, visit Hot Spring considered to have medicinal properties. Back to resort. Overnight stay at Lachung.
Day 06: Lachung – Gangtok (116 kms / 6 hrs)
After breakfast departure for Gangtok, enroute witness the wonderful Bheema & Twin water falls. On arrival at Gangtok Check-in to your hotel. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day 07: Gangtok – NJP Rly Station / IXB airport (125 kms / 4 hrs)
After breakfast Check-out from hotel and take the departure transfers to NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport for your onward journey.
Tour Cancilation policy
Gangtok airport is one of the nearest airports to the city from where you can get regular flights to different destinations.
The nearest rail is New Jalpaiguri. This is well connected to most of the major cities in India.
6 Nights / 7 Days
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