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)

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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 22nd (Sat): enjoy breathtaking views from Tashi View Point, take some stellar pictures from Ganesh Tok View Point, then make a trip to Hanuman Tok, then make a trip to Flower Exhibition Centre, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Tsongmo Lake.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Gangtok road trip planning app .

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. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Lachung.

Things to do in Gangtok

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

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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.
On the 23rd (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lachung Monastery, admire the sheer force of Bhim Nala Falls, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Yumthang Valley.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Lachung trip itinerary maker .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Gangtok to Lachung. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Lachen.

Things to do in Lachung

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Lachung Monastery ©
Lachung Monastery
Yumthang Valley ©
Yumthang Valley
Bhim Nala Falls ©
Bhim Nala Falls

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day
Lachen

Lachen ©
Lachen is a town in North Sikkim district in the Indian state of Sikkim. Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Gurudongmar Lake.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Lachen attractions website .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Lachung to Lachen. In December, daytime highs in Lachen are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lachen

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Gurudongmar Lake
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Gurudongmar Lake ©
Gurudongmar Lake

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