• Wander with Modern Tours and Teks
  • Wander with Modern Tours and Teks
  • Wander with Modern Tours and Teks
  • Wander with Modern Tours and Teks

SIKKIM ALPINE TOUR
ITINERARY : 07 DAYS 06 NIGHTS
 
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.