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      A testimony to its rich history and culture, the city of Jammu holds many glorious tales within its forts, palaces, and temples. Jammu is located on the banks of the river Tawi and is surrounded by magnificent mountains and lush green forests, the likes of which can’t be found anywhere else on the planet! The list of best things to do in Jammu is quite extensive and we’ve listed few of them right here.

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      Nestled away in the magnificent Nigiris is the quiet little hill station of Coonoor. Located close to Ooty, this picturesque hill station has lush, velvety tea estates and is famous for producing delicious Nilgiri tea. But sipping on piping tea and gulping in delicious views of the valley are just some of the endless things to do in Coonoor!

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      Mesmerising Scenic Beauty, alpine pastures, wooden homes - all this and more is what makes Lachen the ultimate summer destination. This quaint Himalayan village is home to abundant and diverse flora and fauna making it ideal for a memorable family as well as romantic holiday. There are many places to visit in Lachen that include the likes of the Lachen Monastery, Green Lake, Chopta Valley, and many more. This dreamy village is surrounded by majestic peaks, has heart-warming people, and is a paradise for adrenaline junkies. Nature lovers and birdwatchers find themselves in utter delight here!

      Best Places To Visit In Lachen

      Here is the best list of places to visit in Lachen that will make your trip to Sikkim even more magical and memorable. Read on and take notes!

      • Lachen Monastery
      • Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary
      • Gurudongmar Lake
      • Chopta Valley
      • Thangu Valley
      • Tso Lhamo Lake
      • Lhonak Valley or Muguthang Valley
      • Green Lake
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      Must Read: 10 Best Places To Visit In Sikkim In Summer That Are All About Nature’s Grandeur!

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      Visit Sikkim and explore Yumthang valley, Tsomgo Lake, Gangtok, Nathula Pass, and Pelling. Experience peace and tranquility while exploring Buddhist monasteries, snow-capped mountains, and wildlife sanctuaries. Book packages inclusive of airport transfers, cab, resort, sightseeing, and meals.

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      Suggested Read:10 Fantastic Things To Do In Pelling For A Taste Of The True Sikkimese Heritage

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      Suggested Read:10 Monasteries In Sikkim Exhibiting The Best Of India’s Cultural Heritage

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      Suggested Read:15 Top Things To Do In Sikkim For Unbeatable Adventures In Breathtaking Landscapes

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      Further Read: 9 Places To Visit In Sikkim: Extraordinary Realms In The North East

      This is our pick of the best places to visit in Lachen. Most of these destinations are located within a comfortable driving distance from Lachen city centre and offer tremendous outdoor activities, breathtaking landscapes, and serene surroundings year-round. Which ones of these would you like to check out on your next trip? Plan a customisable Sikkim holiday and explore ‘em all!

      Frequently Asked Questions About Places To Visit In Lachen

      Q. What is there to see in Lachen?


      A. Lachen is a beautiful town in Sikkim that is frequented by travelers for its scenic beauty. It is also the base for those headed to Gurudongmar Lake and Chopta Valley, offering the best treks in Sikkim.

      Q. How can I go to Gurudongmar lake from Gangtok?


      A. Gurudongmar lake is one of the top attractions in Sikkim and those planning a trip to Gangtok often include a tour to the lake too. Journey from Gangtok to the lake in a single stretch is not a great idea and Lachen is the base where people choose to stay for the night. After an overnight stay at Lachen, one can start their journey to the lake, the next morning.

      Q. How can I reach Lachen from Gangtok?


      A. Lachen is at a distance of around 106 km from Gangtok and it takes around 4-5 hours to reach. One can hire a private taxi in Gangtok for Lachen.

      Q. Is Lachung and Lachen same?


      A. No, Lachung and Lachen are two different villages in Sikkim, and both are equally beautiful in terms of scenic beauty. They are 47 km apart and one can choose either of the towns for an overnight stay, when planning a trip to the famous Gurudongmar lake.

      Q. How can I go to Nathula Pass?


      A. Nathula is at a distance of around 54 km from Gangtok, and one can take a shared cab, or private taxi at Gangtok, to visit Nathula.

      Q. Is there snow in Sikkim in October?


      A. It generally begins to snow in Sikkim in December so there are less chances for one to encounter snow in Sikkim in October.

      Q. Can I stay in Lachen?


      A. Yes, there are accommodation options available in Lachen, and people planning to go to the famous Gurudongmar lake, often plan an overnight stay at Lachen.

      Q. How many days are good for Lachen?


      A. A single day is good for Lachen, and mostly people explore this place on their way to other attractions in Sikkim.

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      Lachen is a quaint village located amidst the magnificent Himalayas in North Sikkim and is the gateway to some of the most popular tourist hotspots in Sikkim. Looking for fun things to do in Lachen? Well, it surely is a haven for nature lovers, peace seekers, shopaholics, and adrenaline junkies and serves as the unofficial base camp for trekking for starters

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