Gangtok 03 Nights/ Lachung 02 Nights
Duration : 06 Days/05 Nights
Day-1 : NJP Railway Station / Bagdogra Airport- Gangtok (5500 Ft /1677 Mts, 135 Kms / 4½ -5 Hrs).
On arrival at NJP Railway Station / Bagdogra Airport you will be received by our office executive who will assist you to board your vehicle to Gangtok. Upon arrival proceed for check-in at hotel. The evening is free for leisure. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day-2 : Excursion to Tshangu Lake and Baba Mandir (12400Ft / 3780 Mts / 43Kms / 3Hrs)
After breakfast at hotel you will depart for full day sight seeing of Tshangu Lake and Baba Mandir. Return to Gangtok in the evening for an overnight stay at hotel.
Tshangu Lake: is one of the most popular destinations for tourists; it is located at 43 km from Gangtok. The lake is about 1km long, oval in shape, 15 metres deep and is considered sacred by the local people. This placid lake remains frozen during the winter months. On the way to the Lake, you will enjoy beautiful scenery and snow capped mountains. The cool water of the Lake is perfectly attuned with the scenic beauty around.
(In case of Land slide or any other reason Tshangu Lake is closed we will provide alternate sightseeing).
Optional Nathula(14140 Ft / 4310 Mts / 20 Kms in 1Hrs one way from Tshangu Lake) Baba Mandir (13100Ft / 3994 Mts / 16Kms in 1Hrs one way from Tshangu Lake) is an Indo China border, controlled by the Indian Army & is situated approx 20 Kms ahead of Tshangu Lake at an height of 14140 Ft / 4310. The journey to Nathula & Baba Mandir is same up to 16 Kms. At this point the right arm of the “V” which is 4 Kms takes one to Baba Mandir & left arm of the “V” which is 4 Kms takes one to Nathula.
One can opt for Nathula Excursion by paying a supplement cost which varies from month to month. Nathula permit gets confirmed 24 hrs prior to the journey date & it is subjected to permit availability as it is allotted as per lottery. Nathula is closed on Monday & Tuesday for tourist. Organising the permit at the last moment is not possible & a clear window of 72 Hrs with proper documents is required to process the permit. To process the permit we would require 04 Passport Size Photograph & photo proof identity card such as Voter Id / Passport / Driving License. Pan card & Adhar card is not accepted as identity proof by authorities. There is no refund, incase the permit is confirmed by Sikkim tourism & due to whatsoever reason (Land slide, Heavy rain fall, VIP Movement, Health issue etc) one is not able to visit.
Day-3 : Gangtok-Lachung (8000 Ft / 2439 Mts / 124 Kms / 05 ½ Hrs)
Pick up from Gangtok to proceed towards Lachung. On the way to Lachung you will enjoy magnificent location (Tashi Viewpoint, Kabi Lungstok, Naga Waterfalls, etc), the confluence of rivers Lachen chu and Lachung chu at Chungthang, Twin waterfalls and Bhim Nala Waterfalls. Lunch will be served on route at Namok. You are likely to reach Lachung late in the afternoon or evening. Upon arrival proceed for check-in at hotel. Overnight stay in Lachung.
Day-4 : Excursion to Yumthang (11800 Ft / 3598 Mts / 25 Kms / 1 ½ Hrs)
After breakfast you leave for Yumthang one way. You can pay a visit to the famous hot spring on the way. Return to Lachung for lunch. After lunch you will depart for local sightseeing at Lachung. This includes visit to Lachung Monastery and waterfalls. Return to hotel for Dinner (around 8 pm) and overnight stay at Lachung.
Yumthang is a large valley surrounded by mountains where the tree line ends. In April, May and June the valley erupts in a riot of colours as rhododendrons, primulae and many other Alpine Flowers are in full bloom. In winters, Yumthang is somber with snow all around and the snow clad mountains adds to the ethereal beauty.
Day-5 : Lachung-Gangtok (5500 Ft /1677 Mts /124 Kms / 05 ½ hours)
After breakfast you will depart for Gangtok stopping on the way at many places between Singhik and Mangan to see the Kanchendzonga Range. These locations offer majestic view of Mt. Pandim, Mt Kabru, Mt. Simvo, Mt. Jopuno, Mt Kanchendzonga and Mt. Siniolchu. On arrival check-in at hotel in Gangtok for overnight stay.
Day-6 : Gangtok-NJP Railway Station / Bagdogra Airport (135 Kms / 4½- 5 Hrs).
After breakfast at hotel transfer to NJP Railway Station / Bagdogra Airport for your onward journey. As you go home let the everlasting memory of the radiant Himalayas and this beautiful serene place linger in your mind and prompt you now and again to revisit this place.
Tour cost per person (in Rupees)
Note: One Tata Sumo Only 08 Pax are Allowed Including Child.3.50% Service Tax Extra
Supplement / Up gradation Cost : AC Innova, AC Tavera Rs. 1000/- Net Per Day,Per vechile Extra.