Mesmerising Yumthang Valley
5 nights/6 Days | 3 Nights Gangtok | 2 Nights Lachung
Day 01: Bhubaneswar – NJP - Gangtok
Arrival at NJP Railway Station / Bagdogra Airport. Transfer to Gangtok (5500ft /110kms / 04 hrs.). Overnight at Hotel at Gangtok
Day 02: Gangtok
Morning after breakfast shall be taken for excursion to Tshangu Lake & Baba Mandir (14000ft. / 54kms / 03 hrs.).Evening back to Gangtok. Overnight at Hotel
Day 03: Gangtok-Lachung
Pick- up from hotel at Gangtok at about 10 a.m. proceed to Lachung (115 Km) at an altitude of 8,600 ft. On the way stop and enjoy a few wonderful locations like Tashi Viewpoint, Kabi Lungstok, Naga Waterfalls, the confluence of Lachen chu and Lachung Chu at Chungthang, Twin Waterfalls and Bhim Nala Waterfalls. Lunch will be served at Namok. You are likely to reach Lachung at late afternoon /in the evening and will check in our hotel.
Day 04: Lachung
After breakfast leave for Yumthang (11,800 ft.) On the way you may visit the famous hot spring. Yumthang is a large valley surrounded by mountains where the tree line ends. In April/ May /June the valley erupts in a riot of colours as Rhododendrons, Primulae and many other Alpine Flowers are in full bloom. In the winter months, Yumthang is somber with snow all around, and the anow clad mountains adding to the ethereal beauty. Return to Lachung for Lunch. After lunch visit Lachung Monastery, Cottage Industry and Waterfalls. Dinner will be served at about 8p.m.
Day 05: Lachung-Gangtok
After breakfast leave for Gangtok. On the way stops between singhik, Mangan and if the weather is clear you may get to see the Khangchendzonga Range. This location offers a majestic view of Mt. Pandim, Mt. Kabru, Mt. Simvo, Mt. Jopuno, Mt. Khangchendzonga and Mt. Siniolchu. After lunch at Namok, visit Phodong Monastery on the way o/n at Gangtok.
Day 06:Gangtok – Njp Railway Station / Ixb Airport
After breakfast, transfer to NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport (110kms / 04 Hrs) for your onward journey