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The Lachung/Yumthang IBIS Tour

Duration: 6 Days 5 Nights
Season: Dry Season from October to January although snowfall can be expected in between beyond Lachung.
 

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Day 01: NJP/Bagdogra to Gangtok. You will witness the change of vegetation from tropical of the Bengal to the temperate of Sikkim as you move upward. Look out for Hornbills in the Mahananda sanctuary near Siliguri.
 
Day02: Gangtok to Lachung Halt at Lachung. You might be woken up early by the Whistling Thrush at Lachung
 
Day03: Lachung to Yumthang back to Lachung: You are travelling from sub alpine to alpine region and back. Snow Pigeons regularly hover around at Yumthang. Snow Finches, Grandalas, Accentors are seen here. Both sides of the valleys are known to have Monal Pheasants and Satyr Tragopan. .
 
Day04: Lachung to Yumthang back to Lachung.
Look out for two pairs of White Ibis along the Yumthang River
 
Day05:Lachung to Gangtok
 
Day06: Gantok to NJP/Bagdogra
 

 
   
             
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