Welcome to Lachung

Much more of this wonderful scenery is to be found along the majestic Yumthang Valley – excursions here are the main reason visitors stay in Lachung in the first place.

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06 Day Gangtok Lachung with Yumthang Valley tour

Day 01: NJP Rly Station / Bagdogra Airport – Gangtok Upon arrival at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station / Bagdogra Airport, our representative will meet you and transfer you to Gangtok (5,500 ft.) On reaching, check-in at the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure and overnight stay at hotel.Day 02: Gangtok SightseeingAfter breakfast, head for a full-day Gangtok sightseeing tour that incldes visit is to the Ridge Park & Flower Exhibition Center, an absolute treat to eyes with its spectacular display of a wide variety of flowers, especially orchids that are in full bloom during the spring season. Later, visit the Cottage Industry and Handicraft Centre, an ideal spot for souvenir shopping. Here you will see local artisans involved in wood carvings, paintings and weaving inspired from the traditional Sikkamese style. Lunch at hotel. Next visit Dro-dul Chorten, a huge Budddhist religious stupa topped with a golden dome and one of the most important chortens (a Buddhist shrine) of Sikkim. Gangtok sightseeing ends with visit to the Enchey Monastery, located around 6 kms away from Gangtok. It is a 200-year old monastery blessed by Lama Druptob Karpo, a tantric master in Buddhism. Every year, this monastery hosts the popular masked dance called “Chham” in January.Rest of the day at leisure and overnight stay at hotel.Day 03: Gangtok – Lachung After breakfast, check-out at the hotel and proceed to Lachung. Enroute, soak in the mesmerizing vistas of the valleys and halt at Chungthang to view the confluence of rivers Lachen Chu & Lachung Chu. Also, visit the Bhimnala waterfalls that symbolizes huge size and strength. It is popularly called Amitabh falls due to its massive height.On reaching Lachung, you will check-in at the hotel followed by dinner & overnight stay.Day 04: Lachung – Yumthang Valley Excursion After breakfast, proceed to Yumthang Valley known as the Valley of Flowers. This valley is a spectacular paradise of rich flora and fauna amidst green meadows and abundant pine and silver fir trees. During the spring season, it displays rare wildflowers like primulas and rhododendrons. The Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary located in this valley showcases more than 24 kinds of rhododendrons, you won’t find anywhere else in India. You will then return to the hotel for overnight stay.Day 05: Lachung – Gangtok After breakfast, you will head back to Gangtok (5,500 ft.) and enroute, you will take in the mesmerizing view of the Mt. Kanchenjunga from Singhik view point. On reaching Gangtok, you will check-in at the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure followed by overnight stay at hotel.Day 06: Gangtok – New Jalpaiguri Rly Station / Bagdogra AirportPost breakfast, check-out at the hotel and get transferred to NJP Railway Station/Bagdogra Airport for your onward destination.  

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ITINERARY IN BRIEFDay 1 –  Arrive at Bagdogra Airport. Transit to Siliguri to Gangtok. (5-6 hrs)Day 2 –  Gangtok to Aritar via Rangpo. (7-8 hrs)Day 3 –  Aritar to Changu / Tsomgo Lake via Zuluk and reach Gangtok. (6-7 hrs)Day 4 –  Gangtok to Mangan via Kabi Lungchok. (5 hrs)Day 5 –  Mangan to Yumthang via Lachung. (6-7 hrs)Day 6 –  Yumthang to Zero Point to Lachen via Chungthang. (8-9 hrs)Day 7 –  Lachen to Gurudongmar Lake to Upper Dzongu. (7-8 hrs)Day 8 –  Upper Dzongu to Gangtok. (5-6 hrs)Day 9 –  Gangtok to Bagdogara  Airport via Siliguri. (6/7 hrs)

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DETAILED ITINERARY  Day 1 - Arrive at Bagdogara Airport  Arrive at Bagdogara and reach Siligiri, 10 km far from Airport. You will begin your tour from Siligiri to Gangtok along Teesta River and get a first sight of the Himalayas. Day 2 - Gangtok to Aritar via - Rangpo  Post breakfast, our first day journey will be to Aritar (4600 ft) which is at the distance of 70 km via the Rangpo. Day 3 - Aritar to Changu / Tsomgo Lake via Zuluk and reach Gangtok oday is an exciting day as you ride bikes on the famous Zuluk route. After morning breakfast we leave Aritar towards Tsomgo Lake.The road through Zuluk makes almost 32 hairpin turns to reach Lungthung, which makes it a unique engineering feat.  Day 4 - Gangtok to Lachen via Kabi & Mangan  Post breakfast, we roll down towards Kabi Lungchok, which is a historic site and serene destination of the northern part of the state. After exploring Kabi, the ride to Lachen will take you to a different surreal world. Witness the unthinkable beauty of nature in the rolling mountains, forested hills, warbling streams and scattered settlements.  Day 5 - Lachen to Gurudongmar Lake to Lachung (7-8 hrs) Today is undoubtedly the best Sikkim has to offer in terms of landscape and bike riding. Start extremely early this morning, and have breakfast at Thangu before you proceed for an excursion trip through the Kanchenjunga National park, to Gurudongmar Lake. Day 6 - Lachung to Yumthang to Upper Dzongu (7-8 hrs) Our ride today starts from Lachung, situated at an altitude of 11800 feet, which is the gateway to Yumthang Valley (also known as Valley of Flowers). After a warm cup of tea and snacks close to the India - China border, we retrace the ride back and head to the one of the most beautiful off beat villages - Dzongu. Overnight stay at Dzongu Day 7 - Dzongu Exploration  Dzongu is one place in Sikkim where you can still experience the original Lepcha culture and practices. Explore the beautiful village of Upper Dzongu, pluck the freshly grown Oranges directly from the farm and spend relaxing time at the naturally bubbling hot spring pool. A day to yourself and to indulge in games and activities.   Day 8 – Upper Dzongu to Gangtok  A leisure morning breakfast and then kick Start the bikes for the final lap of the tour on the way back to Gangtok. Reach Gangtok post noon and go for souvenirs shopping at MG Road for your loved ones before leaving Gangtok.  Day 9 – Gangtok to  Bagdogara Airport via Siliguri After breakfast, start driving to Bagdogra Airport via Siligiri to reach your onward destination.  For any further queries WhatsApp at +91-9035030952.