08 Nights 09 Days

Gangtok Lachung Lachen Darjeeling Tour for 8 Nights

  • Tour Type - Adventure Tour,Honeymoon Tour,Family Tour
  • City Duration - Gangtok (4N) Lachen (1N) Lachung (1N) Darjeeling (2N)
  • Package Code - SK18
Packages Include -
  • Hotel Stay
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Sightseeing

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Unveiling the Marvels of Gangtok, Lachung, Lachen, and Darjeeling: An 8-Night Tour of North East Sikkim.

The North East region of India is a treasure trove of breathtaking landscapes, vibrant cultures, and serene spirituality. Among the numerous enticing tours in this region, the Gangtok Lachung Lachen Darjeeling tour stands out as a mesmerizing exploration of some of the most enchanting destinations. With its magnificent attractions, this 8-night Sikkim tour journey takes you through the captivating cities of Gangtok, Lachung, Lachen, and Darjeeling. In this itenary, we will delve into the highlights of this tour, along with important details about North East Sikkim tour packages. We Yes Tourism India (the best travel agent in Siliguri) are certified by West Bengal Tourism who would take care of you during the tour. So, let's embark on this remarkable adventure without further ado.

Gangtok: Gateway to Tranquility

Situated amidst the Eastern Himalayas, Gangtok serves as the gateway to a world of tranquility and natural wonders. As the capital city of Sikkim, it offers a perfect blend of urban charm and captivating landscapes. One of the key attractions in Gangtok is Tsongmo Lake, also known as Changu Lake. Surrounded by snow-capped mountains, this serene lake offers a tranquil ambiance that soothes the soul. Another significant destination near Gangtok is Nathula Pass, which provides a glimpse into the Indo-China border and treats visitors to breathtaking views of the Himalayan range. However, it is important to note that Nathula visits require permits, which can be arranged by Yes Tourism India. Other attractions in Gangtok include the Rumtek Monastery, renowned for its architectural beauty and spiritual significance, and Enchey Monastery, which offers a serene atmosphere for introspection and meditation. Gangtok is located approximately 125 kilometers (78 miles) away from Siliguri, making it an easily accessible starting point for your journey.

Lachung and Lachen: Nature's Paradise

Continuing the journey, a visit to Lachung and Lachen in North Sikkim unveils the pristine beauty of the region. Lachung, a picturesque village nestled in the enchanting Yumthang Valley, is often referred to as the "Valley of Flowers." During the spring season, the valley comes alive with vibrant blooms, creating a kaleidoscope of colors against the backdrop of snow-capped mountains. Yumthang Valley is also home to hot springs, where you can immerse yourself in the warm, therapeutic waters amidst the tranquil surroundings. Moving further, Lachen introduces you to the magnificent Gurudongma Lake. Situated at an elevation of over 17,000 feet, the lake mesmerizes visitors with its pristine turquoise waters reflecting the surrounding peaks. Considered sacred by both Buddhists and Hindus, Gurudongma Lake offers a spiritual experience like no other. Lachung is located approximately 102 kilometers (63 miles) away from Gangtok, while Lachen is situated about 120 kilometers (75 miles) away. These distances, though considerable, are well worth the journey to witness the untouched beauty of North Sikkim.

Ravangla: Serenity and Spirituality

As you travel further into South Sikkim, the picturesque town of Ravangla captivates with its serenity and spiritual retreats. The Buddha Park of Ravangla, also known as Tathagata Tsal, is a haven of peace and tranquility. The park features a towering statue of Lord Buddha, offering a sense of serenity and commanding breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains. The Ralong Monastery, located nearby, showcases stunning murals and artifacts, allowing visitors to immerse themselves in Buddhist culture and philosophy. The Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary, with its diverse flora and fauna, offers opportunities for hiking and wildlife spotting, allowing you to connect with nature's wonders. Ravangla is approximately 65 kilometers (40 miles) away from Gangtok, and the scenic drive amidst the mountains adds to the charm of the journey.

Pelling: Where History Meets Nature

As you venture westward, Pelling unfolds as a destination that seamlessly blends history, culture, and natural splendor. This tranquil town in West Sikkim offers panoramic views of the majestic Kanchenjunga range, the third highest peak in the world. The Pemayangtse Monastery, one of the oldest and most important monasteries in Sikkim, is a significant spiritual site that showcases exquisite artwork and offers a serene ambiance for meditation and introspection. Khecheopalri Lake, believed to be a wish-fulfilling lake, attracts visitors with its pristine beauty and religious significance. Surrounded by dense forests, the lake offers a tranquil setting for quiet contemplation. Adventure enthusiasts will find delight in the Singalila National Park, which provides opportunities for trekking, birdwatching, and encounters with rare wildlife species. Pelling is located approximately 120 kilometers (75 miles) away from Gangtok, and the scenic drive through the mountainous terrain makes the journey a memorable experience.

Darjeeling: The Queen of the Hills

No North East Sikkim tour would be complete without a visit to Darjeeling, the epitome of colonial charm and natural beauty. Known as the "Queen of the Hills," Darjeeling offers breathtaking views of the snow-clad peaks of the Kanchenjunga range, lush tea plantations, and a charming blend of cultures. Witnessing the sunrise from Tiger Hill is a magical experience, as the first rays of the sun paint the snow-capped peaks with hues of gold and pink. The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, takes you on a nostalgic toy train ride through the picturesque landscapes, offering a unique perspective of the region. Darjeeling is also famous for its tea estates, and a visit to a tea estate and factory provides insights into the tea-making process, along with the opportunity to savor the world-renowned Darjeeling tea. Other attractions in Darjeeling include the Peace Pagoda, the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, the vibrant local markets, and the lush botanical gardens. Darjeeling is located approximately 70 kilometers (43 miles) away from Gangtok, and the journey between these two charming destinations is filled with awe-inspiring vistas.

Best Season to Visit

The best season to embark on a Gangtok Lachung Lachen Darjeeling tour is during the spring and autumn early winter months, from March to May and September to December. During these periods, the weather is pleasant, with clear skies and mild temperatures, allowing for comfortable exploration of the attractions. Spring brings vibrant blooms to the valleys, while autumn offers the opportunity to witness clear mountain views. However, it is essential to note that each season has its own unique charm, and the region's beauty can be appreciated throughout the year.

The Gangtok Lachung Lachen Darjeeling tour promises an unforgettable journey through some of the most captivating destinations in the North East region of India. With its breathtaking landscapes, serene monasteries, and rich cultural heritage, this tour offers a diverse range of experiences. To ensure a seamless and enjoyable trip, consider opting for North Sikkim tour packages offered by Yes Tourism India, the best travel agent in Siliguri, known for their expertise in organizing tours in the region. With us, you can rest assured of a comfortable stay throughout your journey. So, embark on this remarkable adventure and create cherished memories that will last a lifetime. Discover the marvels of Gangtok, Lachung, Lachen, and Darjeeling, and immerse yourself in the enchanting beauty of the North East.

North Sikkim in Winter
North Sikkim in Winter
Yumthang Valley Lachung
Yumthang Valley Lachung
Tsongmo Lake in Winter
Tsongmo Lake in Winter

Tour Itinerary

1 Day 1 - Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / New jalpaiguri (NJP) to Gangtok Transfer

As you arrive at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) or Bagdogra Airport (IXB), our representative will meet and greet you. Bagdogra to Gangtok taxis are provided by Yes Tourism India . The transfer to Gangtok, the capital city of Sikkim, usually takes 5-6 Hours. On arrival in Gangtok check into your pre booked hotel. Have your dinner and retire to your room to have a sound sleep.

Transfer from New Jalpaiguri Station/ Bagdogra  To Gangtok - 125 km, approximately 5 hours

2 Day 2 - Tsongmo Lake and Baba Mandir Visit

On the second day of your 8-night Gangtok Lachung Lachen Darjeeling trip, complete your sumptuous breakfast at your Gangtok hotel. Start your day trip in Gangtok with an excursion to Tsomgo Lake (12,400 ft.) and Baba Mandir (13,200 ft.), which are 55 km one way from Gangtok city. Baba Harbhajan Singh temple, which has its own history related to martyr Major Harbhajan Singh. This day trip will rejuvenate you and enchant with the natural beauty of North East. Overnight stay at your pre-booked Gangtok hotel. (In case of a land slide or any other reason Tsomgo Lake is closed, Yes Tourism India will provide alternate gangtok Local sightseeing.)

Optional: Request for an inclusion of Nathula Pass to make your Sikkim tour more exciting (charges extra).

3 Day 3 - Gangtok to Lachen

Welcome to the third day of your Sikkim tour package where you will visit North Sikkim for 2Night and 3 Days.

Complete your breakfast and our taxi from Gangtok to Lachen will pick you up after all necessary permits. This North Sikkim trip is surely to make you spellbound by the natural beauty. The second destination on your tour is Lachen whcih is around 7 hrs drive from Gangtok city. We would stop by the popular sightseeings of Singhik View Point, seven sister falls and naga falls. Lachen is a small peaceful village with a mere population. Check into your Lachen Hotel and evening you are free to stroll and visit the Lepcha Village and expore the trails.

Distance from Gangtok to Lachung - 120 km, approximately 7-8 hours

4 Day 4 - Gurudongma Lake and Transfer to Lachung

On your forth day of your Sikkim trip with Yes Tourism India start early at 4 am to visit the Gurudongma Lake. This trip runs through the Kanchenjunga National park, to Gurudongmar Lake. Gurudongmar Lake is one of the top 5 highest lake in India and is considered to be very sacred by the Sikkimise as well as from the Sikkhism community. The scenic Gurudongmar Lake with prayer flags all around will welcome you with beautiful sights of the hills and the glacial waters. The best time to visit this place is during the summers, during the months of March to June and During the Period of October to March. The temperature remains pleasant during summer time. During winter, this valley is mostly frozen. After visit return to Lachen and post lunch transfer to Lachung. Overnight dinner and sleep off the night.

(Optional) You can go to Kala Pathar which is a new attraction, on paying subsequent charges.

5 Day 5 - Yumthang Valley visit and Gangtok Transfer

Witness a truly magical experience at the enchanting Yumthang Valley on the third day of your North Sikkim Trip. Yumthang Valley is the top 5 Destination in Sikkim and is a must visit. After you complete your breakfast our taxi would be ready to take you for the lovely day. Yumthang valley at a height of 12,000 ft is near the river Lachung Chu surrounded by mountains. It is an idle place for the mountain floors to bloom suring the sring. Yumthang valley is also known as the valley of the flowers. During the winter season the valley is covered with huge snow with the backdrop of the snow clad mountains. After a truly enthralling experience on your Gangtok Lachen Lachung tour we return back to the Gangtok, the capital city. On reaching Gangtok check into your hotel, complete your dinner and sleep the night away.

(Optional) You can go to Zero Point which is further 25KM from Lachung, on paying subsequent charges.

6 Day 6 - Gangtok Local sightseeing

Ready yourself for a full day of Gangtok sightseeing tour covering beautiful waterfalls, view-points and monasteries here!

After a lovely breakfast at your hotel, head out for a full day Gangtok town tour on your Gangtok Cab providedb by Yes Tourism India. Gangtok sightseeing includes visit to Tashi view-point, Bakthang Waterfalls, Do Drul Chorten Stupa, Ganesh Tok, Enchey Monastry, Directorate of Handicraft and Handloom, Flower Show, Institute of Tibetology, Ropeway and Banjhakri Falls. After sightseeing, return back to the hotel, have a delicious dinner and sleep off the night.

Note You can also ask your Gangtok Taxi Driver to drop you at Gangtok MG Marg. You can enjoy some time and go for Suvenior shopping.

7 Day 7 - Gangtok to Darjeeling Transfer

Have a filling breakfast and proceed, proceed to Darjeeling  the last city on your tour on our Yes Tourism India Tax. The road to Darjeeling leads through smalls towns as the River Teesta flows along with you. Upon your arrival at your hotel in Darjeeling, complete your quick check in formalities and head to your room. You can go for a short walk to Mall Road. End this action packed day of your Sikkim vacation at Darjeeling with some refreshing sleep.

Distance from Gangtok to Darjeeling : 100 km

Travel Time Gangtok to Darjeeling : Approx. 4 hours

8 Day 8 - Darjeeling’s best Local Sightseeing

Wake up early and head to Tiger Hill to witness the breathtaking sunrise over the Kanchenjunga range, the world's third-highest mountain. Visit the Ghoom Monastery, one of the oldest Tibetan Buddhist monasteries in Darjeeling.Explore the Batasia Loop, a spiral railway track offering panoramic views of the surrounding hills. Return to your hotel for a wholesome breakfast and then proceed to the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (HMI) and the Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park, home to rare Himalayan species and No 1 Zoo in India. Enjoy a romantic ride on the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (Toy Train), immersing yourselves in the charm of this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Later Explore the Japaneese temple and Ropeway over the Rangeet Tea Garden. Overnight stay in Darjeeling.

Temperature: Average temperature at Darjeeling ranges from 4°C to 14°C (39°F to 57°F) during winter and 15°C to 25°C (59°F to 77°F) during summer.

9 Day 9 - Darjeeling to Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / New jalpaiguri (NJP) Railway station / Siliguri Transfer

The Gangtok Lachung Lachen Darjeeling Tour for 8 Nightse ends today!!

Your heart will never allow you to leave this place but your destination awaits you. Today you will depart with a cute smile on your face remembering all the sweet moments spent here and drive back to Bagdogra Airport/ NJP Station for further journey. Today your tour with Northeast Tour ends. Fly back with sweet memories.

Daistance from Darjeeling to Bagdogra Airport: 77 km

Distance from Darjeeling to New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP): 71 km

Travel time: 3 hours


Q. How many days does the Gangtok Lachung Lachen Darjeeling Tour last?

A. The tour spans 8 nights, providing ample time to explore the beautiful destinations.The itinerary can be customized based on your preferences. You can discuss any specific requirements with your tour operator - Yes Tourism India.

Q. Are permits required to visit Nathula Pass?

A.Yes, special permits are required to visit Nathula Pass. We will assist in obtaining the necessary permits. You need to carry all proper documents with Valid ID proof. Foreign Tourist are notallowed at Nathula.

Q. What is the best season to embark on this Sikkim tour?

A. The best seasons to visit are March to June and October to March when the weather is pleasant and the views are clear. However, each season has its own charm. During Winters there are heavy snowfall at North Sikkim which may be temporarily closed for a few days.

Q. How far is Gangtok from Siliguri?

A. Gangtok is approximately 125 kilometers (78 miles) away from Siliguri, which takes around 5 hours by road. On your Journey you can strop for some adventure activities like River Rafting in teesta. Ask your driver to guide you for the same.

Q. What is the distance between Lachung and Lachen?

A. Lachung and Lachen are approximately 47 kilometers (29 miles) apart, with a travel time of around 2-3 hours. However with Sightseeing like Gurudongma Lake and Kala Pathar you will reach Lachung by evening only.

Q. Is it possible to witness the sunrise at Tiger Hill in Darjeeling?

A. Yes, Tiger Hill in Darjeeling offers a mesmerizing sunrise view over the Kanchenjunga range. It is recommended to wake up early and reach there before dawn.


Q. Will I encounter snow during this tour?

A. The possibility of encountering snow depends on the time of year and the specific locations you visit. The best chances of experiencing snowfall are during the winter months, from December to February, when higher altitude areas such as Nathula Pass, Yumthang Valley, and Gurudongma Lake may be covered in snow. However, weather conditions can vary, and it is advisable to check with your tour operator regarding snowfall expectations for your travel dates.


Q. Is the Gangtok Lachung Lachen Darjeeling Tour suitable for elderly or small kids?

A.The tour involves traveling to various destinations, some of which may have steep terrains or high altitudes. While the tour can be enjoyed by people of different age groups, it is recommended that elderly or small infants consult with their healthcare provider before embarking on the tour. Additionally, it is advisable to inform your tour operator about any specific requirements or accommodations needed to ensure a comfortable experience.

We had an amazing trip to Sikkim.. covered gangtok, lachen & Lachung...Thanks to Suraj & Mampi from Yes tourism to have made all the arrangements & ensured a smooth trip for us ??



Roshni B, Bangaluru

As soon as you enter in sikkim, you will feel as you re in heaven. So beutiful and pure. very generous people and police. delicious food. monestaries, nathula paas, hanuman tok, MG road, namachi, north sikkim, yamthang velly must visit places. best season is winter if you love snow


Praveen Dubey, Mumbai

We went for sikkim tour managed by Yes tourism. Experience is very good and memorable. I initially Saurav helped me to customised the plans according to our need and yes i can definitely say it is the number is better from the market. All the facilities and support are as promised to us.
In between whenever we need any help or support Mampi and Rinky were there. I still remember the case when we reached out to them late in the evening and early in the morning, both were understand the situation and took appropriate action at the point. All these small things make your trip more awesome. Thanks to the team for a wonderful experience and unforgettable memory.
Location is very good, charming environment, a lot to experience and places where you can enjoy a lot.
All the places like Gangtok, Lachen Lachung, yumthang velly we have covered and all were must visit places.


Pankaj, Surat