Lachung is a small hill town in Sikkim near the Indo-Tibetan Border. With its stunning fruit orchards, sparkling streams and gushing rivers flowing against the mesmerizing backdrop of snow-capped Himalayas, Lachung is considered as one of the beautiful places to visit in Sikkim. Typically, 1-2 days is required to explore Lachung as part of Gangtok tour packages. Lachung Monastery, Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary, Yume Samdong (Zero Point), Yumthang Valley, Bhim Nala Falls and Naga Falls are the top places to visit in Lachung. Also, it acts as the base camp for Rhododendron Valley Trek which starts from Yumthang Valley and ends at Lachen Valley.
Gangtok, Pelling, Namchi and Lachen are also close to Lachung and 5-6 day trips can be planned to visit Lachung along with these places.