10 days in Lachung & Gangtok Itinerary

10 days in Lachung & Gangtok Itinerary

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10 days in Lachung & Gangtok Itinerary

Start: Gangtok
Drive:  4​h 30​min
1
Lachung
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Gangtok
— 7 nights
End: Gangtok

2
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 20th (Fri): take in the natural beauty of Yumthang Valley, appreciate the views at Yume Samdong (Zero Point), and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Lachung Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Bhim Nala Falls and then look for all kinds of wild species at Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Lachung holiday maker tool .

Gangtok to Lachung is an approximately 5-hour car ride. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Gangtok.

Things to do in Lachung

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary
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Yume Samdong (Zero Point) ©
Yume Samdong (Zero Point)
Yumthang Valley ©
Yumthang Valley
Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary ©
Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary

7
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.
Visiting Tsomgo Lake and Parasailing & Paragliding will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Gangtok: Darjeeling (Barbotey Rock Garden, Batasia Loop, & more), Kali Mandir (in Siliguri) and Kalimpong (Kalimpong Science Centre & Mangal Dham). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of MG Marg, stroll through Himalayan Zoological Park, make a trip to Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir, and take in the dramatic scenery at Banjhakri Water Falls.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Gangtok vacation builder app .

Traveling by car from Lachung to Gangtok takes 5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Darjeeling, Kalimpong, Rumtek Monastery, Kali Mandir
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MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Himalayan Zoological Park ©
Himalayan Zoological Park

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