5 days in Gangtok, Lachung & Lachen Itinerary

5 days in Gangtok, Lachung & Lachen Itinerary

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5 days in Gangtok, Lachung & Lachen Itinerary

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly + taxi:  4​h 30​min
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Gangtok
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Lachung
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Lachen
— 1 day
Drive:  11​h 30​min
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

1
night
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 9th (Sun): enjoy breathtaking views from Tashi View Point, take some stellar pictures from Ganesh Tok View Point, make a trip to Hanuman Tok, then make a trip to Flower Exhibition Centre, and finally explore the activities along Tsongmo Lake.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Gangtok trip itinerary builder site .

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Gangtok is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Lachung.

Things to do in Gangtok

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Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake
Hanuman Tok ©
Hanuman Tok
Flower Exhibition Centre ©
Flower Exhibition Centre

1
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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 10th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lachung Monastery, take in the dramatic scenery at Bhim Nala Falls, and then admire the verdant scenery at Yumthang Valley.

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Explore your travel options from Gangtok to Lachung with the Route module. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel to Lachen.

Things to do in Lachung

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Yumthang Valley ©
Yumthang Valley
Bhim Nala Falls ©
Bhim Nala Falls
Lachung Monastery ©
Lachung Monastery

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Lachen

Lachen ©
Lachen is a town in North Sikkim district in the Indian state of Sikkim. On the 11th (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Gurudongmar Lake.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Lachen trip maker tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Lachung to Lachen. In December in Lachen, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 1°C at night. On the 11th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lachen

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Gurudongmar Lake
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Gurudongmar Lake ©
Gurudongmar Lake

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