The Last Shangrila

Day 1: Arrive Gangtok

Arrive Bagdogra airport / New Jalpaiguri railway station and transfer to Gangtok. (127 kms / 4 hrs) Upon arrival in Gangtok transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 2 : Gangtok

This morning proceed to Tashi View Point, which offers a spectacular view of the mountains, Ganesh Tok and Hanuman Tok. Later proceed on a sightseeing tour of Gangtok - visit Do Drul Chortan, Stupa, Institute of Tibetology, Institute of Handicrafts and Handlooms, Enchay Monastery, Flower Show and Rumtek Monastery, which is the largest in Sikkim and is the main seat of the Karma Kagyu lineage. Overnight at hotel.

Day 3 : Gangtok

This morning you will proceed for a half-day excursion to Baba Mandir and the sacred Tshongu lake (12400ft), (32kms/2 hrs). Enjoy an optional yak ride around this picturesque lake. Overnight at hotel.

Day 4 : Gangtok - Lachung

Today you will drive to Lachung (117Kms/5.5Hrs), enroute visit the Phodong Monastery and the Yumthang Valley. Evening at leisure to explore the beautiful Himalayan village on your own. Overnight at hotel.

Day 5 : Lachung

Early morning proceed on a half day excursion to Yumthang Valley at an altitude of 12,000 feet, enroute visit the Hot Spring and Singba Rhododendron Sanctuary. Afternoon visit Lachung Monastery. Evening is at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 6 : Lachung - Gangtok

In the morning return to Gangtok (117 kms / 5hrs). Proceed to your hotel. Day at leisure. Overnight at hotel.

Day 7 : Depart Gangtok

Transfer to Bagdogra Airport or New Jalpaiguri railway station (115 kms / 4.5 hrs) for your onward journey.