07 DAYS IN GANGTOK & LACHUNG tour package takes you to Sikkim. Visit Gangtok, Tsomgo Lake, Lanchung, Yamthung.
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.
Tsomgo Lake, also known as Tsongmo Lake or Changu Lake, is a glacial lake in the East Sikkim district, around 40 kilometres from Gangtok. Located at an elevation of 3,753 m, the lake remains frozen during the winter season.
Lachung is a mountain village close to the Tibetan border, in Sikkim. The Lachung River divides Lachung. The village 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 & Lachung is 102 Km |The distance between Lachung & Yanthung is 51 Km
Gangtok | 03 N
Lachung | 03 N
Day 01: Bagdogra / New Jalpaiguri : Gangtok
On arrival at Bagdogra Airport / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station get transferred to Gangtok. Evening free for individual activity and leisure. Overnight in Gangtok.
Day 02: Gangtok Local Sightseeing
After breakfast, start the sightseeing in and around this capital city of Sikkim, covering Chortan Stupa, Institute of Tibetology (Closed on Sunday), Institute of Handicrafts and handlooms (Closed on Sunday) and Ranka Monastery & Jakhri water Falls. Overnight in Gangtok.
Day 03: Excursion Trip to Tsomgo Lake and Baba Mandir
After breakfast, proceed fora day trip to Tsomgo Lake(12400ft), 32kms from Gangtok City. The lake is considered sacred by the local people. Further 12Kms visit the Baba Mandir dedicated to the memory of soldier Harbhajan Singh. The evening is free at Gangtok for shopping and individual activity. Overnight in Gangtok.
Day 04: Gangtok to Lachung
After breakfast, proceed to Lachung, en route sightseeing at Singhik View point, Chumthang Valley, Twin Falls, andVima Falls. Evening free to explore the beautiful Himalayan village onyour own. Overnight at Lachung.
Day 05: Day trip to Yumthang Valley
After breakfast, start a half day excursion trip to Yumthang Valley. En route visit Hot Spring and Singba Rhododendron Sanctuary. Yumthang, which is at an altitude of 12,000 ft., is situated about 135 km from Gangtok. April and May promises colorful flowers & Orchids, whereas late November to March usually receives snowfall. Return to Lachung & visit the Lachung Monastery. The evening is free to explore the place on your own. Overnight in Lachung.
Day 06: Lachung to Gangtok
After breakfast transfer to Gangtok. Overnight in Gangtok.
Day 07: Gangtok to Bagdogra / New Jalpaiguri
After breakfast, transfer to Bagdogra Airport / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station.