Itinerary: Pelling 2N Namchi 1N Gangtok 3N Lachen 1N Lachung 2N (9N10D)
Day 01: NJP/BAGDOGRA TO PELLING(6250 FTS/125 KMS/5-6 HRS)
Upon arrival, meet our representative and drive to Pelling via Jorethang. Arrival at Pelling, check into the Hotel. Evening free to walk around the town. Overnight stay at Hotel
Day 02: PELLING SIGHTSEEING
Breakfast at Hotel. After Breakfast drive to Khangchendzonga waterfalls (23 kms/1 ½ hrs) Enroute see Rimbi water falls. Drive to Khechupalri Lake (16 kms/40 minutes from KWF)- Sacred and wish fulling lake amidst a deep and rich forest. Drive back to Pelling (28 kms/1 ½ hrs) Lunch at Hotel in Pelling. After Lunch, visit Pemayangtse monastery (Nyingma order of Tibetan Buddhism/310 yrs old)
Visit Rabdentse palace ruins (02nd capital of Sikkim)- 30 minutes easy walk from the main road through the forest/ CC footpath. Drive back to Pelling (20 minutes)Overnight stay at Hotel/Homestay.
Day 02: OR OPTIONAL YUKSUM - 1ST CAPITAL OF SIKKIM TOUR
Breakfast at Hotel. Drive to Khechupalri Lake (28 kms/1 ½ hrs)- Sacred and wishfulling lake amidst a deep and rich forest. Enroute see Rimbi water falls. Drive to Yuksum (27 kms/1 hr), enroute visit Khangchendzonga waterfalls. Yuksum is the 01st capital of Sikkim. Visit Norbu ghang Coronation throne (the 01st king of Sikkim was coronated in this place in the year 1641-42 A.D.) Lunch at Yuksum. Drive back to Pelling (34 kms/2 hrs) Stay Overnight at Hotel.
Day 03: PELLING TO NAMCHI VIA RAVONGLA (5500 FTS/75 KMS/4-5 HRS)
Breakfast at Hotel & check out. Drive to Ravangla (6500 fts/50 kms/2 hrs) Visit Tatagatha-Tsal (Buddha Park) at Ravangla. Drive to Namchi,check into Hotel. Lunch at Hotel. After Lunch, visit Chardham (Solophok) and Samdruptse. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
Day 04: NAMCHI TO GANGTOK (5500 FTS/78 KMS/3 HRS)
Breakfast at Hotel and checkout. Enroute visit Temi Tea Garden (100 % Organic tea garden) Drive to Gangtok, upon arrival check into Hotel. Evening free to walk around the town. Over night stay at the Hotel.
Day 05: GTK-TSHANGU LAKE (12500 FTS) BABA HARBHAJAN SINGH MANDIR (13150 FTS) NATHULA PASS (14500 FTS)
Breakfast at Hotel. Drive to Tshangu Lake (40 kms)- Oval shaped Sacred Lake enroute Nathula Pass (Indo - Chinese Border). Drive to Nathula Pass (15 kms further) enroute visit Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir. Explore Around the pass. Drive back to Gangtok via same route(55 kms). Free & Leisure time to stroll in the market area. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
Day 05 : OR OPTIONAL GANGTOK SIGHTSEEING
Breakfast at Hotel. Drive to Banjhakri eco-park (30 minutes from town) Visit Namgyal Institute of Tibetology (museum with collections or antique and rare Buddhism related items),Do Drul Chorten. Ropeway at Hur-huray dara. Back to Hotel for Lunch. After Lunch, visit Hanuman Tok/Ganesh tok/Tashi View Point (to see Mt.Khangchendzonga and other peaks)/Bakthang water falls. Vehicle will drop you at the Market / Hotel. Free & Leisure time to stroll in the market. Over night Stay at Hotel / Homestay.
Day 06: GANGTOK TO LACHEN (9000 FTS/127 KMS/5 HRS)
Breakfast at Hotel & check out. Drive to Lachen (9000 fts/127 kkms/5 hrs) Enroute stop by butterfly water falls and drive to Rangrang (1 hrs from WF),Lunch at Rangrang. Enroute stop by the Naga waterfalls. Drive to Chungthang and further to Lachen. Overnight stay at Hotel/Homestay.
Day 07: LACHEN TO LACHUNG (8850 FTS/50 KMS/2 HRS)
Early morning at 4 am drive to Gurudongmar LakeGURUDONGMAR LAKE - (17400 FTS/65 kms/3 hrs) Stop by Thangu Police Outpost (Permit formalities) Drive further to Gurudongmar Lake. Drive back to Thangu and hike around the valley - (14200 FTS/2 hrs) Back to Lachen. Lunch at Hotel. After Lunch transfer to Lachung and check into Hotel. Evening free to walk around the town. Overnight stay at Hotel/Homestay.
Day 08: YUMTHANG VALLEY (12000 FTS) YUME-SAMDONG (15300 FTS)
Early morning drive to Yume-Samdong (51 kms/3 hrs) .Spend a time at the valley enjoying snow. Drive back to Yumthang Valley (Valley of flowers) Short Hike (40 minutes)to Hot spring through Pine Trees and Rhododendron bushes. Drive back to Lachung. Enroute a short walk in the Shingba Rhododendron sanctuary. Overnight stay at Hotel/ Homestay.
Day 9: LACHUNG TO GANGTOK (124 KMS/5-6 HRS)
Breakfast at Hotel & check out. Drive to Gangtok. Enroute stop by at Shinghik to view Mt.Khanchendzonga and its ranges. Overnight stay at the Hotel / Homestay. Free & Leisure time.
Day 10 : DEPARTURE TO NJP/BAGDOGRA (120 KMS/4-5 HOURS)
Breakfast at Hotel and Checkout. Drive to NJP or Bagdogra