Lachen ecotourism zone is located in the North District of Sikkim. Lachen Dzumsa GPU is being covered for the ecotourism development in the region wherein the LACHEN EDC is chosen as the focal institution. 

126 Km. from Gangtok, situated at 9920 Ft. (2735 Mtr.) Lachen stands on a grassy and bush flat from the periphery of which raises the pine clad mountains with their snowy peaks and black cliffs. Lachen village comprises of barely 150 houses earlier inhabited only in winter by their owners who spend the summer on the alpine pastures along the Tibet border tending flocks of Yaks. Lachen is also the base camp for the expedition to Mt. Khang-Chen-D-Zongha.

The beautiful Lachen Village
The beautiful Lachen Village

You can visit Gurudongmarg Lake vis Thangu (15000 Ft), Chopta Valley (13200 Ft), Goigong etc beautiful places. This is also a photographers paradise.

Thangu: 28 Km. from Lachen, mainly with an Army Base Camp, Thangu (15000 Ft.) is having a small village in the lap of alpine meadows with shop & restaurants. Visitors can take a break here for a little refreshment

Chopta: A 20 minutes drive will lead you to Chopta – four times larger than Yumthang Valley, at an altitude of 13200 Ft. with meandering rivers as Thangu, Chopta, Lassur Chu & the high altitude snow capped peaks & lush green valleys covering with Alpine flowers at June-July, Chopta Valley is one of the best landscape one can experience over at North Sikkim. In the winter one can even walk on the frozen rivers here.

 Kalapatthar: Further Chopta towards Muguthang Valley a new destination shortly arrived for the North Sikkim Visitors full of colourful Alpine flowers with a breathtaking view of gorgeous green textured snowcapped mountains.

 Gurudongmer Lake: Driving through the Tibetan Plateau via Goigong, the most exotic & unparallel destinations, holding the highest Gurudwara in the World, endowed with a wealth of magical mystery – a visit to this place always remain worth. The blessed water of this lake is believed to posses the miraculous power of granting children to issueless couples. At an elevation of 17400 Ft. this lake freezes during winter except at one spot believed to be specially blessed by Guru Rimpoche.

The Lachen Monastery
The Lachen Monastery
Map of Lachen Ecotourism Zone
Map of Lachen Ecotourism Zone

 

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Deposit Cheque or Cash at ICICI Bank Ltd, Middleton Street Branch, Kolkata 700071, West Bengal
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