Yumthang Gurudongmar Tour


Yumthang Gurudongmar Tour

Duration : 3 nights – 4 days

Circuit : Gangtok –Lachen –Gurudogmar Lake- Lachung –Yumthang Valley – Lachung – Gangtok.

Best Season:
Oct end to Dec- for clear weather & best view of Mt.Kanchandzonga from Gangtok.
Jan to Mar- for snow in Tsomgo Lake, Lachen, Gurudongmar Lake, Lachung & Yumthang Valley
Apr & May- for orchid & rhododendron in Chopta Valley, Yumthang Valley

Day 01: Gangtok to Lachen (120 kms./5 hrs./ Alt.- 8,500 ft.)
Welcome to ‘Yumthang Gurudongar Tour‘ After breakfast you will be transferred from Gangtok to Lachen . On the way visit Singhik View point, Seven Sisters Water Falls, Naga Water Falls, Chungthang etc. Reach Lachen in the afternoon.

Day 02: Excursion Gurudongmar (Alt.- 18,000 ft.) . Lachen to Lachung (50 km/ 2 hrs)
After breakfast proceed for an excursion to Chopta Valley (14,600 ft.) & Gurudongmar Lake (18,000 ft.). Gurudongmar Lake offers magnificent view of Mount Siniolchu & Kanchandzonga. Back to hotel at Lachen for lunch. Transfer to Lachen (Alt.8,600 ft.).

Note: Please take necessary medicines if you have any breathing problems.

Day 03 : Excursion to Yumthang (24 km./ Alt.- 11,800 ft.)

Full day excursion to Yumthang Valley.  The valley is covered with snow during January to March & with rhododendrons during April & May. Enroute visit Sulphur Hot Spring having medicinal values. Lunch at hotel in Lachung. After lunch visit Handicraft Centre & Lachung Monastery.

Day 04: Lachung to Gangtok (125 km./ 5 hrs)
After breakfast transfer from Lachung to Gangtok. This is your farewell day for ‘Yumthang Gurudongar Tour‘ Enroute view magnificent views high rise mountains of North Sikkim & waterfalls. Drop at your respective hotel in Gangtok. Rest of the day is at leisure.