Lachung Tour Packages

Want to explore the beautiful towns of Sikkim and run away from your everyday hustle and bustle then book this Lachung Tour Package the incredible gateway for you. Nestled in the heart of the magical Himalayas is Lachung, a secret precious stone of beauty and peace. The amazing hill station of Sikkim is tucked in the middle of North Sikkim, it is the best proof of unspoiled beauty in the Eastern Himalayas. With “small bypass,” which is attached to its name, Lachung is not just a place to visit but adelight to your taste buds.

If you are an adventure seeker then this destination should be on your bucket list because the adventure of Lachung is as superb as the destination itself. A person who wants to have international experience can see the eye-catching landscapes and you can also feel the beautiful peak of the Himalayas towering above you.

While exploring Lachung you can’t just stuck on its beautiful sightseeing but it is also a form of cultural engagement.  As an explorer, you can explore the unique village, and you will be welcomed by the warm smiles of locals and people who want to share their customs and way of life. Every aspect of Lachung culture, from the rough mountains to the lifelong traditions, contributes to character.

Lachung does not disappoint any adventure lovers. Walk through dense forests, flowing rivers, and mountain grassland, and every step brings you closer to embracing nature. And when the adventure day is over, retreat to comfortable luxury accommodation in the middle of the uneven landscapes. Have this in your Lachung Adventure Tours.

Famous British explorer or traveler, Sir Josepsh  Dalton Hooker, mentions in his book about Lachung “THE HIMALAYAN JOURNAL” as the “MOST CHARMING VILLAGE IN SIKKIM.” After this, you can think if a person with such high status tells about the place then how beautiful the place is.

Major Attractions You Can Enjoy in Lachung

Lachung is an eye-catching village in Sikkim a state in INDIA. It has so many tourist attractions and is encircled by amazing natural beauty. Include these top attractions of Lachung in your Lahung Tours.

Yumthang Valleyis a valley which is known as the“VALLEY OF FLOWERS,”.  This valley is well-known for its breathtaking scenery and an abundance of Himalayan Flowers that bloom from April to June. The valley is a popular location for nature enthusiasts and photographers, and it provides magnificent views of snow-capped mountains.
Specialty: Flora and Fauna, Hot springs, Scenic beauty, Adventure activities
Attractions around: Lachung Monastery, Zero Point, Yumthang Hot Springs, Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary.
Transportation: Taxis, Buses and Cars.

Zero Point: It is the last powered point in North Sikkim, situated beyond Yumthang Valley. It is famous for its mesmerizing scenery, which has snow-covered plains with high peaks in the distance. Adventure seekers should not miss Zero Point, which provides a singular experience of being surrounded by a pure environment.
Specialty:  Snow-capped mountains, natural beauty.
Attractions around: Lachung Monastery, Yumthang Hot Springs, Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary.
Transportation: Taxis, Buses and Cars.

Lachung Monastery: This is an old Buddhist Monastery, that was built in the 19th century, this is not just only a place for worship but also a cultural and historical landmark where visitors can be involved in Tibetan architecture and catch up themselves inspiritual beauty.
Specialty: Tibet Architecture, Colorful Prayers Flags.
Attractions around: Lachung River, Gurudongmar Lake.
Transportation: Taxis, Jeep and Cars.

Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary: This sanctuary is located near Yumthang Valley. It is the home for many different ranges of Rhododendron species, including some rare varieties. Visitors can enjoy luxurious walks seeing the blooming rhododendrons, adding a strike of color to the verdant landscape.
Specialty: Colorful flowers, Endangered animals.
Attractions around: Bird watching, Trekking, Fl aura and Fauna.

Things To Do in Lachung

Use your senses at Gurudongmar Lake: Welcome to the famous Gurudongmar Lake, one of the most popular tourist attractions in Sikkim. Standing at 17800ft above sea level, this lake is one of the highest lakes in the world and is considered to be one of the most spectacular freshwater lakes in the world, it offers a lovely and peaceful setting for the Lake, and this water is considered blessed by the gods and revered by Hindus everywhere. It is about 115km from Gurudongmar Lake to Lachung.
Relax And Unwind at Bhimnala and Naga Falls: If you go through Lachung tours, you are likely to come across two names as must-visit places in Lachung.  Bhimnala and Naga River On your way to this waterfall, you will first see the magnificent Bhimnala. For nature lovers and trekkers looking to recreate the glory of the Himalayas, Bhimnala Falls is a beautiful place to explore and relax Another 21km on the Gangtok - Chungthang road. The first impression of this place is one of the most spectacular in Lachung. The multistoried waterfall is one of the tallest waterfalls in Sikkim.
Take a Wonderful Trip to Mount Catao: Pay attention to all travel enthusiasts! Get ready to test your adrenaline nerves as you prepare to visit Mount Catao. Located about 28 km from Lachung in North Sikkim, the spectacular Mount Katao mountain range is ideal for trekkers and trekkers New to this hot spot is one of the most interesting things to do in Lachung, as you can see Primula, Poppy, and Rhododendron about it with a few tranquil waterfalls. Filled with a truly magnificent view of an alpine forest Mount Katao is one of the most beautiful and unique hiking spots in Lachung and should be included in your Lachung holiday plans. However, this climb requires a permit from the Indian Army. So, check with the relevant authorities before embarking on this journey. Include this place in your Lachung Adventure Tours.
Spend a day in the sacred village of Chungthang: Lachung is hardly a paradise for nature lovers and adventure seekers. However, there are many places near Lachung where you can expand your travel experience by spending some quality time. One such place near Lachung is a sacred village called Chungthang. Known as the origin of the Teesta River, this village is full of myths and legends from ages past. To reach higher altitudes in Lachen and Lachung, you will need to pass through Chungthang. Steeped in legend, the town offers gorgeous 180-degree views of the nearby snow-capped mountains. 

Best Time to Vist Lachung

The best time to visitor enjoy the beauty of  Lachung is the pleasant weather which is during the summer and spring months, that is from March to June. This season is normally chill and relaxing, and flowers are blooming to beautify the earth. In addition, October and November also provide ideal weather conditions for tourism and outdoor activities at Lachung. However, it is important to check the weather forecast before planning a trip to ensure ideal conditions for your visit.

How to Reach Lachung

By Air: The nearest airport to Lachung is Bagdogra Airport from where you can easily hire a taxi to Lachung. Check whether your Lachung itineraries include airport transfers and transfers. 
By Road: Lachung is well connected by road and the journey itself is fascinating to watch. Gangtok, the capital of Sikkim, is about 118 km away and is a major transit hub. 
By Rail: The nearest major railway station is New Jalpaiguri (NJP) in Siliguri. The trek from New Jalpaiguri to Lachungo offers a panoramic view of the foothills of the Himalayas.

What To Eat in Lachung

Thukpa: This is a rich Tibetan noodle soup made with vegetables, meat, and sometimes dumplings.
Momos:  Fried or steamed dumplings stuffed with a variety of vegetables, paneer, or meats, which are served with spicy dipping sauce.
Gundruk: Dried leafy green vegetables, often used as a side or in soups.
Rice: Locally grown ricewith various curries or vegetable leaves. 
Fagshapa: A traditional Sikkimese pork dish cooked with radishes, dried chilies, and sometimes soybeans. Chhang: A traditional Tibetan drink made from millet or fermented millet, usually served during festivals or special occasions. 
Sel Roti: Traditional Nepali fried bread made with rice, often enjoyed as a snack or dessert. 
Churpi: A hard cheese made from yak milk, usually eaten as a snack or for cooking.

Where To Shop From

Lachung Bazaar: The local market in Lachung has a variety of items ranging from traditional Sikkimese handicrafts to souvenirs. You can find handmade leather clothing, locally brewed tea, wooden furniture, and more.
Government Crafts: This area displays and sells authentic crafts made by local artisans. Stunning hand-woven carpets, traditional Sikkim ese jewelry, and other handicrafts can be found here.
Khangchenzonga River: While not really a mall, there are sometimes local vendors selling souvenirs and handicrafts and it’s a great place to explore and possibly find something unique.
Gurudongmar Road: On the way to Gurudongmar Lake you can find small stalls selling local food, teas, and sometimes handicrafts It is an opportunity to interact with the locals and explore their offerings.

Tips  for Planning  Your Lachung Tours

Consider these valuable tips to make your trip enjoyable and memorable.
Strictly follow cultural ethics: Lachung is a small town where the Buddhist community lives in harmony. Therefore, it is important that as a tourist you respect the sensibilities of local people by following local customs and practicing responsible tourism 
Pack things up wisely: Needless to say, being a valley district, you should expect cold days during our stay in Lachung. Also, more walking can be part of your Lachung holiday plan. Therefore, warm clothes and comfortable walking shoes are essential. 
Choose your housing options wisely: When you book your Lachung itinerary with Kiomoi, rest assured that you have a variety of accommodation options. From boutique hotels to boutique hotels, you will find accommodation to suit your taste. 
Learn about local languages: Although English is largely understood, learning a few basic words in Nepali and Bhutia can improve your communication with the local languages is a process appreciated by the locals and takes your personal experience included. 
Watch out for security and fraud: Lachung is generally considered safe for tourists. However, as with any destination, it is wise to be cautious. Avoid isolated areas after dark, pack properly, and watch out for touts. 

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Consider booking a Lachung tour in advance to ensure a hassle-free and affordable trip.


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