North sikkim Tour - 6 Days & 5 Nights


Jeelep-La Pass, East-Sikkim

North sikkim

North-Sikkim is the best destination for those who are looking for a natural gateway to spend a few days amidst the pure nature away from the crowded city life. The weather of the North Sikkim is usually frosty cold in the winter season and pleasantly cold during the summer season.

The North Sikkim tour includes the breathtakingly beautiful places like Lachen, Lachung, Yumthang Valley, Nathula Pass, Tsomgo Lake, Gurudongmar Lake and others which are the marvels among the hilly terrains of the world. The Khangchendzonga National Park and the Shingba Wildlife Sanctuary are the major wildlife attractions in the North Sikkim.

Tour Itinerary

On arrival at Bagdogra airport or Siliguri (NJP) railway station meet our representative, who will assist you to board your vehicle to Gangtok (5500 Ft /1677 Mts, 130 Kms / 04 to 05 Hrs) Check into hotel and get refreshed. Recommend to roam in MG road around the Mall to enjoy the typical Hill City life of Gangtok and enjoy a comfortable overnight stay in hotel.

After breakfast drive for a memorable excursion tour to Tsomgo Lake (12,400 ft./39 km), one of the highest altitudes Himalayan Lake. This beautiful oval shape lake almost 1 km long with its average depth 50 ft is situated in east Sikkim Himalaya. From here we will drive further 15 km to New Baba Mandir. One can further drive to Nathula pass (12,000ft.) towards china border depending upon the accessibility of the route. We will back to Gangtok by late afternoon. Evening is free for roaming around M.G Marg, the popular Shopping area in Gangtok.

After an early breakfast we will proceed to Lachen. The route meanders through small villages with valleys upto forest grove of Kabi Langchuk. Shinghik comes next with its promises of one of the most glorious views of Kunchanjungha. Situated at an altitude of over 4000ft Singhik offers a desired break to the travelers on the way to Lachen . We will have our lunch on the way. Visit Chungthang- the confluence of Lachen Chu and Lachun Chu (river) and Vimnala falls water falls on your way to Lachen. Reach Lachen in the late afternoon. Lachen is also a base for the popular Green Lake trek.

Early morning drive to Thangu Village (4100m / 13450ft), a remote high altitude village of Tibetan Nomads and also proceed further to Chopta Valley (4000m / 13124ft) to get some breath taking view of alpine valley of frozen rivers. From Chopta Valley drive for another 30kms in 1.5hr to Gurudongmar Lake (5225m / 17143ft) close to Tibet Border, the one of the highest and biggest fresh water lakes in Sikkim and back to Lachen for a late lunch.

Check out from Lachen and drive further to Lachung via Chungthang. En route visit Chungthang confluence of Lachen Chu and Lachun Chu and Vimnala Water Falls. Check in at hotel. Check in at hotel and enjoy a comfortable overnight stay.

Early morning drive to Yumthang Valley, an alpine flower valley in North Sikkim. Enjoy the scenic landscape and hot Spring and drive further for 30kms to Yumesamdong (4725m / 15503ft) or Zero Point close to Tibet Border, one of the highest motorable roads in SikkimFull day excursion to Yumthang Valley. The valley is covered with snow during January to March & with rhododendrons during April & May. Enroute visit Sulphur Hot Spring having medicinal values. Lunch at hotel in Lachung. After lunch visit Handicraft Centre & Lachung Monastery and overnight stay at Lachung.

After breakfast drive back to Siliguri (NJP)/ Bagdogra (IXB) via same route for your onward journey with happy memories to cherish.

Tour Gallery

mgmarg

M.G. marg

Baba Mandir

New Baba Mandir

yumthang vally

Yumthang vally

cafeteria

Cafeteria

Way of north sikkim

Way of north sikkim

chunthang-cafeteria

Chunthang

gurudongmar

Way to Gurudongmar

gurudongmar lake

Gurudongmar Lake

lachen-rever

Lachen Rever

zeropoint

Zeropoint

way to tumling

Way to tumling

way-to-zeropint

Way to zeropint

budho-temple

Budho temple

durpindara-monestry

Durpindara monestry

changu

Changu

changu

Changu

Tour inclusions

  NJP to NJP Non A/c Car / Bus
  NJP to NJP Fooding and Lodging
  NJP to NJP Inner line permit / any entry fee / Parking fee
  NJP to NJP Tour Mannager

Tour exclusions

  Room Heater, Laundry, Hot Water etc.
  Extra Tea / Coffee or Extra Meals.
  NJP to NJP Spcial Guide
  Ropeway ride / Yak Ride
Pleas Note: Must need for every traveler - 2 copy passport size color Photo + (Photo Identity proof card) Driving Licence/ Votar Card/Adhar Card etc..

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