Gangtok is a beautiful hill town and the capital of north-eastern state of Sikkim. This is one place which many tourists like to combine along with a visit to Darjeeling. In fact the combined trip of Darjeeling-Gangtok is a common recipe when people think about visiting this part of the country.
Upon arrival at Bagdogra Airport / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station, meet and greet and daparture to Gangtok ( 125 kms / 4.5 hrs. ).the gateway to Sikkim. Transfer to Hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overlooking by Himalayan Ranges, Gangtok is a beautiful City. Buddhism is a major religion in this area.
Tsogmo Lake or Changu Lake is a glacial lake in the East Sikkim, India, approximately 40 kilometers / 25 miles away from Gangtok at altitude of nearly 3780 meters / 12400 feet. The road to Nathu La passes the lake on north side.
"Baba" Harbhajan Singh (August 3, 1941 – October 4, 1968) was an Indian army soldier who died near the Nathula Pass in India. He was revered by the soldiers of the Indian army who have built a shrine in his honour near the Lake at an altitude of around 4000 meters / 13123 feet.
This small settlement is located in the northern part of the state in North Sikkim district and is located at an altitude of nearly 9600 feet. Lachung is a tourist hotspot and a scenic destination. Yumthang sightseeing along with the Hot water spring is included in the standard package – Katao, Zero Point and Yumesamdong are optional and are available at supplement cost. Lachung and Lachen play a vital role in North Sikkim tourism. It is called as the flower valley, hot springs, glaciers, and the majestic snow covered Himalayas. All these make North Sikkim a heaven in earth.
There standard package takes care of Lachung stay - Yumthang sightseeing along with the Hot water Spring - Lachung tour Yumesamdong, Katao are optional and are available at supplement cost.
Transfer to Bagdogra Airport / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station. -Tour End