NORTH SIKKIM AND GANGTOK TOUR AT A GLANCE
Itinerary : NJP/Bagdogra-Gangtok-Rumtek – Tsomgo Lake-Lachung-Yumgthang-Gangtok-NJP/Bagdogra.
Duration : 7 nights 8 days.
Alpine Package Tour: Yumgthang Valley, situated at an altitude of 11,800 ft., is 149 kms. covered with rhododendron shrubs and Silver fir trees and wandering Yaks in May the entire valley erupts into a riot of colors. The scenic view is breathtaking. A dip into the hot spring here is soothing!
DAY 01: Pick up from NJP Rly. Stn./Bagdogra airport and drive to Gangtok. (4 hrs.) Arrive Gangtok./Check in hotel. Evening free. Stay O/N.
DAY 02: A easy excursion to Tsomgo Lake situated at the Indo-Tibet border at an altitude of 11,400ft. (option to have an experience of Yak ride here). Enjoy the serene beauty of the lake and return back to Gangtok. Stay O/N. (half day).
DAY 03: Drive to Lachung from Gangtok. Stay O/N at Lachung.
DAY 04: A short drive from Lachung to Yumgthang valley and drive back to Lachung for Lunch. After Lunch drive visit to Lachung village and stay O/N.
DAY 05: Early morning drive from Lachung to Lachen. Arrive Lachen. Evening free. Stay O/N.
DAY 06: Drive from Lachen to Gurudongmar Lake and Chopta valley and return back to Lachen. Stay O/N.
DAY 07: Drive from Lachen to Gangtok- on the way visit places of sight seeing. Stay O/N.
DAY 08: Drive from Gangtok to Bagdogra. Drop. (5 hrs). (Tour ends).