Lachung is a stunning Himalayan village Located in the lap of eastern mountains. It is one of the most amazing and scenic village in North Sikkim situated near Tibet border at an elevation of 9,600 feet around 125 km from the Gangtok. If you are planning a trip to Sikkim don’t forget to include Lachung in your bucket list.
It’s an offbeat but picturesque hamlet in Sikkim, the captivating snow-capped mountains, beautiful waterfalls, fruit orchards and amazing glacial rivers attract different type of travellers. Basically, it’s famous among trekkers but it offers plethora of activities for everyone, so either you are a vacationer, a nature lover, a photographer or searching a romantic destination for your honeymoon in the lap of nature it will definitely hold you and offer you the best of nature’s beauty and calmness.
Our Lachung Tour Package will offer a short and refreshing weekend trip of 2 days and 1 night. The itinerary includes a visit to Yumthang valley, known as valley of flowers. Your journey will start from Sikkim to Luchang and then we will take you to the most famous valley of flowers, a true miracle of nature. The large stretch of colourful flowers will mesmerize you and will leave you speechless.
We will start from the capital city of Gangtok. From there we will first go to enthralling Lachung while stopping at few of the famous spots on the way such as sister waterfall, Naga waterfall, Singhik view point etc. Mask dance at Lachung Monastery is a must thing to do in Luchang, it’s an age-old Buddhist religious place and you can witness the year-old beautiful culture. After that spent the evening in hotel enjoying the peaceful time with your loved ones.
Day 2Lachung to Valley of flowers Excursion (25km / 1hr both side) then back to Gangtok (125km approx. / 6hrs)
Have your breakfast and start as early as possible to enjoy as much as you can out of your most awaited journey of Valley of flowers. It’s a gorgeous attraction, an extremely picturesque site with green slopes covered with lush green trees, river flowing through the valley, yaks grazing in the plains. The valley is covered with trees, and different species of flowers, an epitome of nature and a paradise for nature lovers with enormous blend of flora and fauna. On the way back don’t forget to visit Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary, a sanctuary with 24 species of beautiful Rhododendrons flowers. Another well-known tourist hotspot is the hot spring which is situated on the right side of Yumthang River. After the visit come back to the hotel and leave for Gangtok.