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8 days tour in Sikkim

Author: TG Contributor
Date: 2020-04-07

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The charming loveliness of Sikkim’s hills will ensure you and your family unit have an unparalleled understanding together. Every region in Sikkim offers a various experience, from the landscape to the activities on offer.

Day 1: Arrival Bagdogra/ NJP and proceed towards Gangtok, the capital of Sikkim. The drive on NH 10 is picturesque, with the emerald green Teesta River flowing alongside for the entire journey. On the way if time permits you can do rafting in Teesta. Evening in leisure.

rafting in teesta

Rafting in Teesta on the way to Gangtok from Bagdogra/ NJP

MG Marg Gangtok

Evening in leisure MG Marg, Gangtok

Day 2: Excursion to Tsomgo Lake and Baba Mandir. The first stop in today's tour is the oval-shaped Tsomgo Lake (3000 m), spanning 1 km long and 15 m deep. It is considered sacred by the local people. Walk around it or take the ropeway, the view from any angle is mesmerizing.

After you’ve had a fill of the beauty, you will be taken to Baba Mandir, a shrine dedicated to “Baba” Harbhajan Singh, a soldier of the Indian Army who died near Nathula Pass. You can do some activities in Tsomgo Lake like Yak ride, Rope way etc

tsomgo lake

Tsomgo Lake

baba mandir

Baba Mandir

yak ride in tsomgo lake

Yak ride in Tsomgo Lake

Day 3: Gangtok to Lachen. On the way visit Tashi View point, Seven Sisters waterfalls, Kabi Lunchok, Singhik View Point etc.

Kabi Lunchok

Kabi Lunchok, North Sikkim

view from Singhik view point

View from Singhik View Point

lachen town north sikkim

Lachen Town North Sikkim

Day 4: The beauty in this part of the region is stunning. Today early morning visit Gurudongmar Lake and on towards Chopta Valley & Kala Pathar. Later proceed towards Lachung.

Gurudongmar Lake North Sikkim

Gurudongmar Lake North Sikkim

Lachung Town north sikkim

Lachung Town North Sikkim

Day 5: Your visual-awakening journey continues as we take you to Yumthang today, popularly known for Yumthang Valley/Sikkim Valley of Flowers Sanctuary. You will be spending some time at the valley, with its Rolling Meadows, river, and grazing yaks. Later proceed towards Gangtok.

Yumthang Valley

Yumthang Valley North Sikkim

Aroung Lachung

Around Lachung North Sikkim

Day 6: Make sure you don’t skip your breakfast as you’ll be exploring the wonderful city of Gangtok today, and there are a lot of things to see.

Depending on the best time to be at particular places (catching the sunrise or sunset, crowd, etc), you will be driven to various tourist spots accordingly.

Places to visit in Gangtok are Bakthang waterfalls, Banjhakri waterfalls, Ganesh Tok, Chorten, Rope way, Enchey Monastery, etc. If time permits you can do paragliding.

Rope way Gangtok

Rope way in Gangtok