Lachung, a beautiful village – Tour packages

Lachung Tour packages

A North Sikkim tour is a mesmerizing journey into one of India’s most enchanting regions, where pristine natural beauty and rich cultural heritage converge. Nestled in the lap of the Himalayas, North Sikkim offers a captivating mix of soaring mountains, lush valleys, alpine meadows, cascading waterfalls, and charming villages. The tour promises an adventure that unveils the raw and untouched beauty of the Eastern Himalayas. 

North sikkim tour packages

Itinerary

5-day itinerary for Lachung, a beautiful village in North Sikkim, allowing you to immerse yourself in the serene landscapes and experience the local culture:

Day 1:

Gangtok to Lachung

  • Depart from Gangtok early in the morning for Lachung. The drive takes approximately 6-7 hours, so plan for stops along the way for refreshments and photo opportunities.
  • En route, visit the Seven Sisters Waterfall and Singhik Viewpoint for stunning views of the mountains.
  • Have lunch at a local restaurant.
  • Arrive in Lachung in the afternoon and check into your hotel or guesthouse.
  • Spend the evening exploring the village and interacting with the locals.
  • Overnight stay in Lachung.

Day 2:

Yumthang Valley and Zero Point Excursion

  • Early in the morning, set out for Yumthang Valley, also known as the “Valley of Flowers.” The drive takes around 1.5 to 2 hours from Lachung.
  • Spend time in Yumthang Valley, enjoying the breathtaking beauty of the alpine meadows and snow-capped mountains. If visiting during spring, witness the valley come alive with colorful flowers.
  • Proceed further to Zero Point, which is about an hour’s drive from Yumthang. Experience the surreal landscapes and the thrill of being close to snow-covered peaks.
  • Have a packed lunch at Zero Point, surrounded by nature’s grandeur.
  • Return to Lachung in the afternoon.
  • In the evening, you can relax and take in the tranquility of the village.
  • Overnight stay in Lachung.

Day 3:

Lachung to Lachen

  • After breakfast, check out from the hotel in Lachung and drive to Lachen, another beautiful village in North Sikkim. The drive takes around 2-3 hours.
  • En route, visit the picturesque Naga Waterfall and the Bhim Nala Waterfall.
  • Have lunch at a local eatery.
  • Upon reaching Lachen, check into your hotel and take some time to rest.
  • In the evening, you can explore the surroundings and interact with the locals.
  • Overnight stay in Lachen.

Day 4:

Gurudongmar Lake Excursion and Return to Gangtok

  • Early in the morning, embark on a trip to Gurudongmar Lake, one of the highest lakes in the world. The drive takes around 3-4 hours, and the altitude can be challenging, so be prepared.
  • Enjoy the mesmerizing views of the lake surrounded by snow-capped peaks.
  • After spending some time at Gurudongmar Lake, head back to Lachen.
  • Have lunch at the hotel and check out.
  • Drive back to Gangtok, which takes around 5-6 hours.
  • Arrive in Gangtok by late afternoon or evening.
  • Overnight stay in Gangtok.

Day 5:

Gangtok Local Sightseeing and Departure

  • On the last day, explore the local sights in Gangtok, including Rumtek Monastery, Enchey Monastery, and the Namgyal Institute of Tibetology.
  • Visit the famous Tsomgo Lake and the spiritual Baba Mandir.
  • If time permits, take a cable car ride for panoramic views of the city.
  • Have lunch at a restaurant in Gangtok.
  • After sightseeing, it’s time to depart from Gangtok with cherished memories of your Lachung adventure .