Highlights of Sikkim
Highlights of Sikkim
Tour Duration : 07 Nights / 08 Days
Tour Destination : Gangtok - Lachen - Lachung - Gangtok - Pelling
Destination Information

  • Itinerary
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  • Day 1 : Arrival and Transfer to Gangtok

    Our representative will receive you at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / Tenzing Norgay Bus Stand (Junction) – He will assist and transfer you to Gangtok which is the capital of Sikkim. Arrive in Gangtok and check into hotel – Evening free to roam around M G Road (Mall) or local Shopping center - Over Night stay at Gangtok.

  • Day 2 : Gangtok – Lachan

    After early morning breakfast, drive to Chungthang 96 kilometers from Gangtok – Lunch at Chungthang – Lachen is 35 kilometers from Chungthang. Reach Lachen late afternoon / early evening - The snow capped peaks, the Shingbha wild life sanctuary, Gurudongmar Lake, Chopta Valley, Thangu are the major attractions. Check into a hotel - Welcome Tea – Evening free to stroll and visit the Lepcha Village – Overnight stay at Hotel in Lachen.

  • Day 3 : Excursion to Gurudongmar Lake

    After early morning breakfast visit to Gurudongmar Lake - A valley at an altitude of 11, 800 feet through which Lachen Chu flows. Then drive through the cold desert till Tibet / China return to hotel for Lunch. After lunch proceed to Lachung – Nearly 50 kilometers and two hours’ drive – Check into hotel at Lachung. The region is fully covered with Rhododendron forest with Chopta Valley and Thangu as the other places of interest. Evening free to visit Lachung Monastery - Overnight stay at Hotel at Lachung.

  • Day 4 : Yumthang

    After breakfast drive towards Yumthang situated at an elevation of nearly 11800 feet. On the way one can visit the famous hot spring which is known for its curative properties of skin diseases - Yumthang is a valley near the river Lachung Chu surrounded by mountains where the tree line ends. During winter Yumthang is somber with snow all around and the snow clad mountains adding to the beauty. Return to Lachung. Evening free to stroll up to Lachung monastery and the Lepcha village – Night stay at Lachung.

  • Day 5 : Lachung - Gangtok

    After breakfast leave for Yumesomdong or Katao. Return to Gangtok, lunch on the way. The location on the way offers majestic view of Mount Pandim, Mount Kabru, Mount Simvo, Mount Jopuno, Mount Khanchendzonga, Mount Sinolchu and other peaks. Arrive at Gangtok - Evening free to roam around M G Road (Mall) or local Shopping center - Over Night stay at Gangtok.

  • Day 6 : Gangtok - Pelling

    Pelling is situated at an altitude of 2072 meters / 6800 feet - On a clear day guest can get a clear view of Himalayan range with snow capped Mount Pandim, Kumbhakarna, Rathong, Khangchendzonga, Zopuno, Shimbho, Narsing, Sinolchu etc - It is one of the exotic destinations with historical sites, short trek routes and wildlife – Its botanical and zoological richness is inspiring and the scenic view is something to be seen to be believed - Yuksom, Ravangla, Rinchenpong and Namchi are some of the tourist spot nearby – Check into hotel - Evening free to roam around the small settlement - Over Night stay at Pelling.

  • Day 7 : Day - 07 – Pelling Local sightseeing

    After breakfast, drive for Full Day Sight Seeing of Pelling and its surroundings. Places of visit are Rimbi waterfalls, Rimbi Rock Garden, Kechopalri Lake, it is one of the holy Buddhist lake. Kechopalri Monastery, Kanchenjunga waterfalls, Pemayangtse Monastery, Rabdantse ruins, the scenic view from the top of the ruin to the mystic heights of Kanchendzonga ranges is something to be cherished – Back to hotel – Evening free to roam around the helipad or Shopping center - Over Night stay at Pelling.

  • Day 8 : Day - 08 – Pelling - Bagdogra or New Jalpaiguri

    After breakfast transfer to New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) or Bagdogra Airport (IXB) Guest are advised to start early and not to rush - Forwarding Journey

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