North Sikkim Highlights

Here is a chance to see the beauty of North Sikkim. From the high altitude lake of Gurudongmar to the stunning Yumthang Valley, this tour is a must do for nature lovers. The tour is designed for a perfect getaway from the hustle and bustle.


7 days / 6 nights


Siliguri to Siliguri

Tour Itinerary

  • Day 1: Siliguri to Gangtok

    • Pick-up from NJP railway station or Bagdogra airport and drive to Gangtok.
    • Orientation walk of MG Marg in the evening.
    • Overnight in Gangtok.

  • Day 2: Gangtok sightseeing

    • After a leisurely breakfast, visit to Rumtek Monastery, the largest monastery in Sikkim.
    • Visit Tashi view point to get a panoramic view of the Kanchendzonga mountain range. Kanchendzonga is the third highest mountain in the world.
    • Visit Ganesh Tok, an important Hindu temple from which you get great view of Gangtok town below.
    • Later, visit Enchey Monastery, Do Drul Chorten, Institute of Tibetology and the flower show.
    • Spend the evening at leisure.
    • Overnight in Gangtok.

  • Day 3: Gangtok to Lachen

    • Drive from Gangtok to Lachen.
    • Make a brief stopover at Tashi view point, Phodong monastery and Seven Sister waterfalls on the way to Lachen.
    • Evening at leisure.
    • Overnight in Lachen.

  • Day 4: Lachen to Gurudongmar Lake to Lachung

    • Start early and drive to Gurudongmar lake. It is a high altitude lake, (about 17,500 ft), and is sacred for Buddhist, Hindus and Sikhs.
    • Return to Lachen for lunch followed by the drive to Lachung village.
    • Evening at leisure.
    • Overnight in Lachung.

  • Day 5: Lachung to Yumthang Valley to Gangtok

    • Start early again, and drive to Yumthang Valley located in the Shingba Rhododendron sanctuary.
    • Drive further north to Zero point also known as Yumesodong, close to the Chinese border.
    • Later, return to Lachung for lunch and drive back to Gangtok.
    • Evening at leisure.
    • Overnight in Gangtok.

  • Day 6 : Gangtok to Tsomgo Lake to Gangtok

    • After breakfast, leave for a full day excursion to Tsomgo Lake and Baba Mandir.
    • Tsomgo lake is a sacred high altitude lake and is a popular attraction for travellers.
    • Baba Mandir is a memorial of a fallen soldier and is revered among the defence personals.
    • Drive back to Gangtok. Overnight in Gangtok.

  • Day 7: Gangtok to Siliguri

    • Morning departure transfer to Bagdogra airport or NJP station for your onward connection.
    • End of service.

Useful Information

  • All accommodation
  • Transport by 4×4 vehicle (Toyota Innova or similar)
  • Local guides
  • All entrance fees
  • All transfers
  • Protected area permit arrangement / Inner line permit

  • Camera fees
  • Alcohol & beverages
  • Tips, porter, laundry etc
  • Expenses of personal nature
  • Excess stay & meals due to bad weather conditions or strikes, resulting in delay of flights or any other form of transport
  • Anything doesn’t mentioned above

  • As per budget