|Duration:||6 Days / 5 Nights||Language:||Hindi English Nepali Sikkimese Lepcha Gurung|
Call us: - 092 666 55 444 to speak to our tour planners
||Best Time to Visit:||Mar Apr May Oct Nov|
|Primary Activities:||Buddhist Monuments Hills & Mountains Trekking Water Fall Tour||Other Activities:||Bird Watching Nature Walk Temple Tours Village Tour|
|Nearest City:||Gangtok Lachung Yumthang||Nearest Airport:||(Silliguri)Bagdogra Airport ( IXB )|
|Nearest Railway Station:||New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (Siliguri) ( (NJP) )||Activity Level:||Basic|
|Traveler:||Domestic International||Transportation:||Most of the places are connected in the state by good road network, Taxi Service is also available from Siliguri-Sikkim to Gangtok. Book a Taxi - 95 83 83 83 83|
|Trip Code:||Sik/Gan/adm/010||Wild Tour:||Family Group Hill Station Relax Romantic Spiritual Eco-Friendly Educational|
Sikkim is a landlocked Indian state located in the Himalayan mountains. The state is bordered by Nepal to the west, China's Tibet Autonomous Region to the north and east, and Bhutan to the east. The Indian state of West Bengal lies to the state. Nestling as it does in the Himalayan mountains, the state of Sikkim is characterised by mountainous terrain. Almost the entire state is hilly, with an elevation ranging from 280 metres (920 ft) to 8,586 metres (28,169 ft). The summit of Kangchenjunga the world's third-highest peak is the state's highest point, situated on the border between Sikkim and Nepal. The Lower Himalayas, lying in the southern reaches of the state, are the most densely populated. The state has 28 mountain peaks, more than 80 glaciers, 227 high-altitude lakes (including the Tsongmo, Gurudongmar and Khecheopalri Lakes), five major hot springs, and more than 100 rivers and streams is founding in Sikkim. Nestled within higher peaks of the Himalaya and enjoying a year-round mild temperate climate, Gangtok is at the centre of Sikkim's tourism industry. Gangtok rose to prominence as a popular Buddhist pilgrimage site after the construction of the Enchey Monastery in 1840. In 1894, the ruling Sikkimese Chogyal, Thutob Namgyal.
Upon your arrival our representative will be there to receive You at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) at Siliguri, You will be assisting for the transfer to Gangtok of capital of Sikkim. The Gangtok is suitable for all from tranquility to adventure, land of monastery, mystic rituals & festivals at an height of 1670 meters / 5480 feet and is the most visited spot of India. It is one of the most beautiful town with varieties of Rhododendron, Orchids and butterflies. Nearly 135 kilometers 4/5 h drive Check into hotel at the evening free to roam around M G Road (Mall) or local Shopping center . Over Night stay at Gangtok.
After Having breakfast , you will start expedition of Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir nearly 40 kilometers and 2 hours drive along the Kyongnosla Alpine Sanctuary, the home to the red panda and the blood pheasant with Rhododendron and other alpine trees along the road - Situated at an elevation of 3753 meters / 12310 feet - The Lake is oval shaped lake nearly 50 feet deep. Generally covered in snow for most of the year the year. This lake is home to the Brahmini ducks & many migratory birds . Nearby is the sacred Baba Mandir known to be a very holy site for all - Nathu La Pass to Republic of China is nearly 20 kilometers and is optional - Back to Gangtok . Evening free to roam around M G Road (Mall) or local Shopping center - Over Night stay at Gangtok.
After having breakfast, you will start drive to Lachung via Chungthang . Lachung is 125 kilometers, 5 / 6 hours . Lunch at Chungthang nearly 2/3h of drive from Gangtok to Lachung situated at an altitude of 8600 feet - On the way enjoy a few wonderful locations like Tashi view point, Kabi Lungstok, Naga Waterfalls, Twin Waterfalls, Bhim Nala Waterfalls and the confluence of Lachen chu and Lachung Chu at Chungthang . Lunch will be served at Namok . The road leads through Rhododendron plants of the Singha Forest Reserve extended up to the Tibetan Plateau of Picturesque landscape, snow peaked mountains, flowing rivers blooming rhododendrons. During April / May / June one can find the riot of colours as Rhododendrons, Primulae and many other Alpine Flowers are in full bloom – Guest are expected to reach Lachung at late afternoon or early evening check into hotel . At the evening free to stroll up to Lachung monastery. Over Night halt at Lachung
After Having breakfast leave for Yumthang nearly 26 kilometers and is an hour drive ,the Yumthang valley is situated at an altitude of nearly 11800 feet with the river Lachung Chu flowing through the valley, hot spring, Yumey Samdong and Katao are nearby places of tourist Interest . The Lachung is most sought after by tourist and the valley is either snow covered or the blooming Rhododendron always enhance the beauty of the place . On the way from Yumthang one may visit the famous hot spring known for its curative properties. Yumthang is a large valley surrounded by mountains where the tree line ends and the cold desert starts. In the winter months there is snow all around and the snow clad mountains adds to the beauty . Over Night halt at Lachung.
After having breakfast leave for Gangtok. (Optional) If the weather is good and sky is clear one can get to see the Himalayan range with the prominent Khangchendzonga peak - The location on the way offers majestic view of mount Pandim, mount Kabru, mount Simvo, mount Jopuno, mount Khangchendzonga, mount Siniolchu and other peaks and the road side is wooded Rhododendron forest generally blooms during the spring. Over Night stay at Gangtok.
After breakfast transfer to Siliguri / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB).Nearly 135 kilometers 4/5 hours drive. Guest are advised to start early and not to rush.