9 days in Gangtok & Lachung Itinerary

9 days in Gangtok & Lachung Itinerary

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9 days in Gangtok & Lachung Itinerary

Start: Gangtok
Gangtok
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Lachung
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
End: Gangtok

5
nights
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.
MG Marg and Ranka Monastery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Escape the urban bustle at Kyongnosla Alpine Sanctuary and Climbing Tours. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Gangtok: Darjeeling (Bindu Dam & Batasia Loop). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Tsongmo Lake, make a trip to Hanuman Tok, steep yourself in history at Nathula Pass, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Himalayan Zoological Park.

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Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Darjeeling, Rumtek Monastery
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Nathula Pass ©
Nathula Pass
MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake

3
nights
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 10th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary and then admire the verdant scenery at Yumthang Valley. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lachung Monastery, then take in the dramatic scenery at Bhim Nala Falls, and then admire the sheer force of Naga Falls.

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Traveling by car from Gangtok to Lachung takes 5 hours. On the 12th (Wed), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Lachung

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife

Side Trip

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

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