7 days in Gangtok & Lachen Itinerary

7 days in Gangtok & Lachen Itinerary

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7 days in Gangtok & Lachen Itinerary

Start: Gangtok
1
Gangtok
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Lachen
— 1 night
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes White Hill, Adventure Lover's Sikkim, Fambong Lho Wildlife Sanctuary, and other attractions. Step out of Gangtok with an excursion to Phushrey Lake in Aritar--about 1h 55 min away. The adventure continues: make a trip to Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple, contemplate the long history of Nathula, get great views at Ganesh Tok View Point, and get to know the resident critters at Himalayan Zoological Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Gangtok travel itinerary planner .

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Gangtok. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Lachen.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Aritar
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Nathula ©
Nathula
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple ©
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple
Tsongmo Lake ©
Tsongmo Lake

1
night
Lachen

Lachen ©
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): appreciate the views at Chopta Valley.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Lachen road trip app .

Drive from Gangtok to Lachen in 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lachen

Parks Nature
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Chopta Valley ©
Chopta Valley

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