7 days in Lachung & Gangtok Itinerary

7 days in Lachung & Gangtok Itinerary

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7 days in Lachung & Gangtok Itinerary

Kolkata (Calcutta)
Drive:  11​h 30​min
Lachung
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Gangtok
— 5 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h 30​min
Kolkata (Calcutta)

few
hours
Lachung

Lachung ©
Perched high in the Himalayas, Lachung offers quintessential mountain scenery and small-village hospitality, making it one of India's most beloved destinations.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): admire the sheer force of Bhim Nala Falls, take in the natural beauty of Yumthang Valley, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Lachung sightseeing planner .

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Lachung is an approximately 18.5-hour car ride. You can also fly. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Gangtok.

Things to do in Lachung

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Nature

Side Trip

Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary
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Yumthang Valley ©
Yumthang Valley
Bhim Nala Falls ©
Bhim Nala Falls
Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary ©
Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary

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days
Gangtok

Gangtok ©
Situated in the eastern Himalayan range, state capital Gangtok combines a modern, resort town style with ancient spiritual beliefs and an impressive natural heritage.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Parasailing & Paragliding and Gonjang Monastery. There's much more to do: explore the activities along Tsongmo Lake, don't miss a visit to Hanuman Tok, enjoy breathtaking views from Tashi View Point, and get great views at Ganesh Tok View Point.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Gangtok trip itinerary tool .

You can drive from Lachung to Gangtok in 5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Teesta River, Temi Tea Garden.
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Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Nathula Pass ©
Nathula Pass
Hanuman Tok ©
Hanuman Tok

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