Synopsis: Gangtok – Lachen – Gurudongmer Lake – Chopta Valley – Lachung – Yumthang Valley – Youmesamdang- Zero Point – Katao
|Source DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||GANGTOK, KATAO|
NJP/Bagdogra - Gangtok
assist you to board your vehicle to Gangtok (5500 Ft /1677 Mts, 130 Kms / 04 to 05 Hrs). After
leaving Siliguri we drive along the NH 31A through the dense forests Mahananda Wild Life
Sanctuary, the natural playground of wild elephant, tiger and deer. Sevok comes next with its
promises for the gorgeous view of Tista River as it comes out from the deep gorge of the Himalayas
and spreads itself in the vast plains on North Bengal. From Tista Bazaar follows the winding roads
and a picturesque drive through Himalayan hills to Gangtok , the capital of Sikkim. Check into hotel
and get refreshed for a free leisure evening. Recommend to roam in MG road around the Mall to
enjoy the typical Hill City life of Gangtok and enjoy a comfortable overnight stay in hotel.
Gangtok - Lachen (120KMS./5HRS./ALT.- 8,500 FT.)
valleys upto forest grove of Kabi Langchuk. Shinghik comes next with its promises of one of the
most glorious views of Kunchanjungha. Situated at an altitude of over 4000ft Singhik offers a desired
break to the travelers on the way to Lachen. We will have our lunch on the way. Visit Chungthang-
the confluence of Lachen Chu and Lachun Chu (river) and Vimnala falls water falls on your way to
Lachen. Reach Lachung in the late afternoon. Lachen is also a base for the popular Green Lake trek.
Excursion Gurudongmar Lacen - Lachun (50 KM/ 2 HRS)
Early morning drive to Thangu Village (4100m / 13450ft), a remote high altitude village of Tibetan
Nomads and also proceed further to Chopta Valley (4000m / 13124ft) to get some breath taking view
of alpine valley of frozen rivers. From Chopta Valley drive for another 30kms in 1.5hr to
Gurudongmar Lake (5225m / 17143ft) close to Tibet Border, the one of the highest and biggest fresh
water lakes in Sikkim and back to Lachen for a late lunch.
Check out from Lachen and drive further to Lachung via Chungthang. En route visit Chungthang
confluence of Lachen Chu and Lachun Chu and Vimnala Water Falls. Check in at hotel. Check in athotel and enjoy a comfortable overnight stay.
Encursion - Yumthang - Gangtok
Early morning drive to Yumthang Valley, an alpine flower valley in North Sikkim. Enjoy the scenic
landscape and hot Spring and drive further for 30kms to Yumesamdong (4725m / 15503ft) or Zero
Point close to Tibet Border, one of the highest motorable roads in SikkimFull day excursion to
Yumthang Valley. The valley is covered with snow during January to March & with rhododendrons
during April & May. Enroute visit Sulphur Hot Spring having medicinal values. Lunch at hotel in
Lachung. After lunch visit Handicraft Centre & Lachung Monastery. Later drive back to Gangtok, In
the evening arrive at Gangtok and check into the hotel. Overnight at hotel in Gangtok.
Gangtok - NJP/Bagdogra
After breakfast drive back to Siliguri (NJP)/ Bagdogra (IXB) via same route for your onward journey
with happy memories to cherish.
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|NOT INCLUDED||Any entry fees, Monument entry fees, museum entry fees, Monastery entry fees and camera fees.
Any personal expensive – laundry, shopping, tip etc.
Any adventure activity Rafting & Tracking etc.
Meal other than specified.
Unforeseen expenses beyond our control such as natural calamity / landslide/ snow fall / Strike / Hike in Tax Structure / Hotel / transport rates hike by authority/medical expenses etc.