06 DAYS SIKKIM DESTINATIONS tour package takes you to Gangtok, Tsongmo Lake, Lachen, Gurudongmar Lake, Lachung & Yamthung Valley.
Gangtok hosts notable Buddhist sites and the Gangtok Ropeway offers panoramic views of the city. The region’s outdoor recreation includes hiking, camping, mountain climbing and white-water rafting.
Lachen is a town in North Sikkim district. It is located at an elevation of 2,750 metres. While Lachen means "big pass". it forms the base to the Chopta Valley and Gurudongmar Lake. Gurudongmar Lake is one of the highest lakes in the world and in India, located at an altitude of 17,800 ft. It is considered sacred by Buddhists, Sikhs and Hindus.
Lachung is a mountain village close to the Tibetan border, in Sikkim. The Lachung River divides Lachung. Lachung is home to the Buddhist Lachung Monastery with apple orchards surrounding the monastery.
The Yumthang Valley is also known as the valley of flowers. The Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary hosts many species of rhododendrons. Waterfalls, pine forests and hot springs are added attractions.
The north-east region of India is surely one of the most intriguing parts of the country. It is a narrow strip squeezed between the two nations of Bhutan and Bangladesh. Owing to its topography, north-east India is an unexplored paradise with numerous delights. Known as the ‘Seven Sisters’, north-east India is a treasure chest of culture, heritage, history, traditions, natural beauty, adventures and soulful experiences. Thus, a tour to any destination in north-east India offers unforgettable memories of good times.
The distance between Bagdogra & Gangtok is 125 Km | The distance between Gangtok & Lachen is 107 Km |The distance between Lachen & Lachung is 113 Km
Gangtok | 03 N
Lachen | 01 N
Lachung | 01 N
Day 01: NJP Railway station /Bagdogra Airport to Gangtok
Upon arrival at the Bagdogra Airport/NJP Railway Station, get transferred to Gangtok. Check-in to the hotel. Rest of the evening is on leisure. Explore the famous M G Marg. Overnight in Gangtok.
Day 02: Gangtok Local Sightseeing: Tsongmo Lake | Baba Mandir | Nathu La (Optional)
After breakfast, proceed for a visit to the famous Tsongmo Lake. Located 40 km away from the city of Gangtok and has an elevation of about 3,780 m above sea level. Following this, visit the shrine of the famous Baba Harbhajan Singh, a war hero. The shrine is popularly called the Baba Mandir. After this experience, return to Gangtok. Overnight in Gangtok.
After breakfast, drive to Lachen (9500ft). Lachen is a village surrounded by snowcapped peaks and beautiful alpine meadows. Also, visit Tashi viewpoint on the way. Arrive at Lachen and check-in to your hotel. Overnight in Lachen.
Day 04: Lachen : Gurudongmar Lake (40 km each side) : Lachung
The day starts quite early as you make your way through the Kanchenjunga National park. You will be arriving at the scenic Gurudongmar Lake and after spending an amazing time at the glacial lake, return to Lachen for transfer to Lachung. Arrive at Lachung and check-in to the hotel. Overnight in Lachung.
Day 05: Lachung : Yumthang Valley : Gangtok
After breakfast, proceed to visit the Yumthang valley also known as Valley of Flowers. Located at a height of approx. 11,800 ft above sea level. On the way back, visit the Hot Spring which is claimed to have medicinal properties. Return to Lachung and get transferred to Gangtok. Arrive at Gangtok and check-in to your hotel. Overnight in Gangtok.
Day 06: Gangtok : NJP Railway station /Bagdogra Airport
After breakfast depart for NJP railway station/ Bagdogra Airport for your onward journey.