Breathless Whiteout Hills
06 Nights / 07 Days
Gangtok - Lachen - Lachung - Gangtok
Package Cost Rs.21,500 per person
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Day (1) NJP/ Bagdogra – Gangtok (4 – 4.5 HRS)
After reaching, our representative will meet and welcome you at NJP Railway station /Bagdogra Airport then he will transfer you to Gangtok. Following arrival, check in to the hotel and get relaxed then visit the local market or nearby area on your own in the evening. Back to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day (2) Gangtok Local Sightseeing
Wake up and have a palatable breakfast then continue for Gangtok local Sightseeing Ganesh Tok, Tashi View Point, Bakthang waterfalls, Enchey Monastery, Nam Nang view point, Flower Show, Ropeway, Research Institute of Tibetology and Do Drul Chorten (Stupa), Directorate of Handicrafts & Handloom, and many more. Then your evening will be free for recreation or you can do shopping by own. Then back to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day (3) Gangtok - Lachen
Wake up early morning and have a nutritious breakfast after that the transport will come for North Sikkim with a permit -move to Lachen – Chungthang is almost 96 kilometers from Gangtok.Sojourn at Chungthang while drivingthen move to 29 kilometers from Chungthang to Lachen.
After reaching Lachung early evening, you will visit the major attractions of the area such as peaks (covered with snow), Gurudongmar, Thangu, the Shingbha wildlife sanctuary, Chopta Valley, and Green Lake.
The infrastructure of the town isn't stable because of the remoteness and snowfall but this place is awesome for tourists to visit. After reaching, check into a hotel and have refreshments then visit the Lachen Monastery and the Lepcha Village in the evening. Back to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day (4) Gurudongmar Lake visit and Transfer to Lachung
Wake up early morning and have a healthful breakfast then visit Lachen – Thangu – Chopta Valley - Gurudongmar lake – Lachen - Drive 55 kilometers from Lachen stop at 15000 feet for a privilege to be engaged.
Then visit one of the most pious sites of worship for the Buddhist, Gurudongmar Lake - 3 hour - a valley at a height of almost 15 800 feet by which Lachen Chu streams. The lake is famous as a holy Lake which gets frozen during winter fencing a range that prevails as water even at - 20 C. Usually, the area is capped with snow between December to April. This is a range of cold badlands till Tibet / China - While coming back have lunch at Lachen – post Lunch move to Lachung for an overnight stay.
Day (5) Yumthang Visit and Transfer to Gangtok (Optional tour to Zero Point, In Additional Cost)
Wake up early morning and start your day with a tasty breakfast then visit Yumthang, also known as the valley of flowers - 25 kilometers, 2 hour - a valley at an elevation of 11800 feet through which Lachung Chu streams, usually capped with snow between December to April. You can spend some hours at Yumthang – The enormous Valley spreads and is a bleak desert till Tibet / China.
On way back visit hot water spring which is fully capped with snow and Rhododendron forest - return to the hotel for lunch then proceed to Gangtok - Afternoon head to Gangtok 130 Kilometers, 5 hours. Walk around M G Road (own costs) in the evening and back to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day (6) Full DayTsomgoLake & Baba Mandir Excursion
Following breakfast head to Tsomgo Lake (Alt 12000ft/3600M), a high elevation alpine lake near Indo-China Border. Relish playing in the snow and experience Yak Ride then move further to Legendary Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir. Return to Hotel for an overnight stay.
Besides, an arbitrary trip to Nathula Pass (14000 ft/4200 M) on China Border can be provided (except Monday, Tuesday) for Indians only with 30 days advance demand at an additional price. Back to the hotel for an overnight stay. Note: If there's a Landslide or any other reason Tshango Lake is closed then we will give other sightseeing.
Day (7) Departure from Gangtok
On this day, wake up and have the last appetizing breakfast then pack up and do the personal activity then move to Bagdogra airport / Njp Railway station for your onward journey with loving memories.
- Accommodation is on twin sharing basis
- Meals: Breakfast and dinner at all places
- Transfers from one place to another Ex. Bagdogra Airport / NJP Rail Station
- All sightseeing will be given point to point basis.
- All toll tax, parking, fuel charge and driver charge included
- Permit fees and GST
- Any Air Fare/Train fare
- Any Meals not mentioned in inclusions, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.
- Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, tips & gratuity, mineral water, soft & hard drinks, rafting, rock climbing, paragliding, joy ride (Toy Train), porterage.
- Any entry fees, Guide, porter charges, travel Insurance and Medi-claim
- Any cost arising due to natural calamities like, landslides, road blockage, political disturbances (strikes), etc (to be borne by the client, which is directly payable on the spot).
- Anything not mentioned under cost included items.
- Any increase in the govt. taxes and state taxes
Permit require for Tsomgo Lake. It is mandatory that guest should carry 04 copies of passport size photograph, original photo ID proof with photo copy (identity card – Voter ID card/Pass-port/Driving License etc) for processing the permit.
Permit require for traveling to North Sikkim (Lachen & Lachung). Requires 02 copies of passport size photographs along with original photo ID proof
The tourism sector in Sikkim & Darjeeling is not very developed and one should not expect or compare it with the standards of plains & other developed destinations there is always scarcity of water and power in the region and so you would come across situation like water (hot) being supplied on time basis – morning & evening.