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This deserves to be rated amongst the top places to visit in North East. This spectacular lake is located almost near to China border, passing through various deployments of Indian Army units. After a tiresome 3.5 hrs journey from Lachen, when the sightings of the...More
This lake is at more than 17000 feet above sea level. A very beautiful scenic place with mountain and lake view. We had visited in December 2018 and the lake was half frozen. Light snow on the mountains crystal clear water looks like heaven on...More
Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations correctly suits this majestic lake in the north Sikkim. We were completely spell bound by the beauty of the lake and it's surroundings. Lack of oxygen creates lack of vegetation which makes a completely different terrain on the...More
This is one of the highest lakes of the world at around 18000 ft. That makes it less inhabited and hence very pretty with zero pollution. Its nature at its best. Very calm atmosphere and clear blue lake amidst the snow clad mountains.
We visited in October during which time the winter chill was setting in. The Lake is situated at a height of 18000 feet.
To reach the lake, you have to stay the night at Lachen, which is about 4-5 hours drive from Gangtok. It is...More
Driving from Gangtok to Lachen to visit Gurudongmar is quite a Journey but the journey from Lachen to Gurudongmar is BACK BREAKING, to say the least. But experiencing the terrain while driving in Sikkim is where the fun lies. Gurudongmar itself is not as beautiful...More
Most Amazing & Wonderful place in india, very peaceful place, very clean & neat, just need to carry kapur with you coz Oxygen level is very low...Altitude of 18000 feet... crystal clear water, Amazing views of Glacier.... Heaven, Heaven Heaven on earth....
Hired a luxury vehicle to travel till Lachen from Gangtok , a small but picturesque place at 9000 feet. We stayed in Lachen Paradise and started early next day for the Gurudongmar Lake at 18000 feet. It took us 3 hours and the journey was...More
Awesome route & great destination. It is at an altitude of approximately 18000 feets, so very less oxygen. All people with breathing problem please skip this place from your itinerary. I don't have words to describe it but this place is not for all.