Sikkim Alpine Tour
 

Recommended Time: Sep - Dec/ Mar - May

   
Day 01 Pickup from Bagdogra/NJP drive to Gangtok (approx 4 hrs)
   
Day 02 Gangtok Sightseeing Morning : Handicraft Centre for locally made crafts, Flower Exhibition and Enchey Monastery .
  Afternoon: Tour of the famous Rumtek Monastery, the seat of the Kagyu order, old Rumtek Monastery and Research Institute of Tibetology.
   
Day 03 Tsomgo(Chhangu) Lake Excursion : Tsomgo(Chhangu) lake lies at 12400 ft on the old trade to Tibet about 35 kms from Gangtok near Nathula Pass, the border with China.
   
Day 04 Gangtok drive to Lachung Valley (8,800ft) (approx 5 hrs drive) Enroute dramatic terrain and gorgeous waterfalls, visit Kabi Lungstok, a historical site . Overnight in resort.
   
Day 05 Excursion to Yumthang Valley(11,800ft) along the Singba Rhododendron Sanctuary home to almost 40 different species of rhododendron flowers. Also visit the hot spring, believed by the locals to have remedial value. Overnight in resort.
   
Day 06 Sightsee of Lachung village, visit the monastery and acquaint with the traditional life of the Lchung people. Drive back to Gangtok , enroute visit the Phodong Monastery, one of the oldest Kagyu monastery in Sikkim.
   
Day 07 Drive back to Bagdogra/NJP .
   
 

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Potala Tours & Treks, Paljor Stadium Road, Gangtok, Sikkim
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:(3592) 202041, 200043, 206934; Fax:  (3592) 202707 (Attn: Potala)
Email :  potalatreks@gmail.com  / enquiry@sikkimhimalayas.com