- North Sikkim with Lachung Tour Package
Duration: 06 Nights / 07 Days
Destination Covered: Gangtok - Lachung - Gurudongmar Lake - Yumthang Valley Excursion - Gangtok
Day 01 Gangtok Arrival
On arrival at NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport, meet and greet our representative who will transfer you to Gangtok (5,480 ft.). On arrival, check-in at the hotel. Rest of the day is free for leisure. An overnight stay at the hotel in Gangtok.
Day 02 Gangtok Local Sightseeing
After breakfast in the morning, we will proceed for local sightseeing tour in or around Gangtok which will include a visit to the Tashi view point, Ganesh Tok and Hanuman Tok. These viewpoints offering panoramic view of snow capped Himalayan peaks as well as the Gangtok city. We will further proceed to visit the Rumtek Monastery/ Jhakri Falls, Institute of Tibetology to have a glance of Tibetan antics, Orchid House (Collection of Himalayan orchids), Enchay Monastery, Dodurl Chorten, etc.
In the evening, we will visit the M G Marg, a busy market of Gangtok, for shopping and having Sikkimese delicacy at the local restaurant. An overnight stay at the hotel in Gangtok.
Day 03 Excursion To Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir
After breakfast in the morning, we will start an excursion to Tsomgo Lake (12,400 ft.) and Baba Mandir (13,200 ft.), which are about 55 kms one way from Gangtok city. After exploring the lake and the temple, return back to your hotel in Gangtok for an overnight stay.
Day 04 Gangtok – Lachung(118 Kms/6 Hrs)
In the morning, we will drive to Lachen (9,400 ft, 118 km). On the way, we will visit the Seven Sister Waterfalls. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant on the way. Check in at the hotel in the late afternoon. An overnight stay at the hotel in Lachen.
Day 05 Lachung – Gurudongmar Lake (40 Kms Each Side) – Lachung (44 Kms/2 Hrs)
Today morning, we will drive towards Gurudongmar Lake (17,000ft). Gurudongmar Lake is one of the highest situated lakes in North Sikkim. The altitude here is may cause breathing problem so be careful. Later return back to the hotel and leave for Lachung. Enjoy an overnight stay at Lachung.
Day 06 Lachung – Yumthang Valley Excursion (21 Kms Each Side) – Gangtok (118 Kms/6 Hrs)
After breakfast in the morning, we will proceed to Yumthang Valley which is also known as the Valley of Flowers (11800 Ft / 3598 Mts / 25 Kms / 1 ½ hours one way). On the way back, we will visit the hot spring which is considered to have medicinal properties. Later return back to hotel & leave for Gangtok. An overnight stay at the hotel in Gangtok.
Day 07 Gangtok Departure
In the morning after breakfast, check out from the hotel on time and get transferred to NJP Railway station / IXB Airport for your onward journey.