5 days in Gangtok & Lachung Itinerary

5 days in Gangtok & Lachung Itinerary

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5 days in Gangtok & Lachung Itinerary

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

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Ranka Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Sat): take a stroll through MG Marg, then contemplate the waterfront views at Tsongmo Lake, and then don't miss a visit to Nathula Pass.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Gangtok travel route planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Gangtok. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Lachung.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Nathula Pass ©
Nathula Pass

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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): take in the natural beauty of Yumthang Valley. On your second day here, take in the dramatic scenery at Naga Falls, admire the sheer force of Bhim Nala Falls, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lachung Monastery.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Lachung travel route planner .

Traveling by car from Gangtok to Lachung takes 4.5 hours. You will leave for home on the 18th (Tue).

Things to do in Lachung

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Yumthang Valley ©
Yumthang Valley
Bhim Nala Falls ©
Bhim Nala Falls
Naga Falls ©
Naga Falls

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