6 Nights 7 Days
Day 1:NJP Railway Station / Bagdogra Airport – Gangtok
Day 2:Enjoy the panoramic view on your drive from Gangtok to
Day 3:Lachen | Thangu | Gurudongmar Lake | Lachung
Day 4: From Lachung to Yumthang Excursion, Zero Point (Optional) &
then a driver back to Gangtok
Day 5:Gangtok City Tour
Day 6:Gangtok | Tsomgo Lake | Baba Mandir | Nathu-La Pass
Welcome on arrival at Bagdogra Airport/NJP Railway station, after greetings proceed to Gangtok, at an altitude of 5500ft.Gangtok is the capital of the state of Sikkim is a beautiful and clean town promising of the best monasteries and landscapes. Upon arrival, check-in to your hotel & rest of the day is free to spend on your leisure. You could explore the famous MG Marg (on your own) this time. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
On this day, you will leave the city of Gangtok and head to the beautiful valley of Lachen. After a sumptuous, heavy breakfast at the hotel you will drive to Lachen (9500 Ft. / 6 Hrs.), surrounded by snow-capped peaks. On the way, you will visit the beautiful destinations of Butterfly WaterFalls, Dikchu Dam & Naga Waterfalls. Do stop on this highway for ‘sikkimese’ lunch. Reach Lachen by evening. After an overnight at Lachen, you will be travelling to your next destination.
You will start the day early to start the journey towards Gurudongmar Lake through the Kanchenjunga National Park. Gurudongmar Lake is one of the highest lakes in the world. It is considered a sacred lake and is encircled by snow-covered mountains.. After an unwinding session here, drive through Thangu valley and get back to the Hotel for lunch. After a delicious lunch at the hotel, our representative will take you to a hotel at Lachung. There is a valley here through which a River called Lachen Chu flows. It is known as the Holy Lake and is covered in snow for 9 months, or more. We drive through a cold dessert until we reach the Tibet-China border. You will spend the night at your hotel. Sip some hot tea and release the stress as you prepare yourself for more adventure.
Post early morning breakfast, proceed to Yumthang Valley, which is Known as the Valley of Flowers (11800 Ft / 3598 Mts / 25 Kms / 1-2 hours one way) and Zero Point, further up and about 23kms from Yumthang at an altitude of over 15,000 ft is the place Zero Point (also known as Yume Samdong). On the way back, visit Hot spring, considered to have medicinal properties. Have lunch & move to Gangtok. Upon arrival at Gangtok, checkin to your hotel and stay overnight
After your breakfast this morning, you will start your journey to explore Gangtok Local Spots. Start for a Full day city tour covering Ganesh Tok, Hanuman Tok, Flower show, Bakthang Waterfall, Ropeway, Cottage Industry and Handicraft Center, Institute of Tibetology, Dro-dul Chorten, Enchey Monastery & Banjakhri Falls. In the evening, return to your hotel. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
After a wholesome breakfast in the morning, you will leave for a visit to the famous Tsomgo Lake. Shaped like an oval, the lake is located 40 km away from the city of Gangtok and has an elevation of about 3,780 m above sea level. Apart from its breathtaking scenic beauty, the lake is also famous for housing the Brahminy Ducks and many other migratory birds.Following this will be a visit to the shrine of the famous Baba Harbhajan Singh, a war hero. The shrine is popularly called the Baba Mandir. Nathu-la Pass to Republic of China is nearly 20 Kms and is an optional tour (Strictly subject to availability)
Have a delicious breakfast and check out from the hotel. Proceed for your onward journey. Your arrival at Bagdogra Airport/NJP Railway station will mark the end of the trip. Tour concludes with everlasting memories of North East India