Lungchok Valley Aritar

This picturesque valley is located in Sikkim and it offers exquisite view of the neighbouring hills and surroundings. Lungchok Valley is considered to be one of the best places to visit and it is also a base camp for trekkers. Surrounded by sublime mountains, it offers the visitors a chance to trek to some amazing destinations, full of natural charm and beauty. It is also one of the ideal places to catch the glimpse of the splendid Aritar Lake and the Kanchenjunga Peak.

Getting There

Namchi is closer to Lungchok Valley; it takes about an hour to reach via vehicle. However, it takes almost three hours from the capital Gangtok to reach to the valley. You can get taxi options in the town.

Things to Do & See in and around

Usually travellers visit this place for relishing the breathtaking sight of the surroundings and peaks such as Mt. Kanchenjunga. Lungchok Valley is also a base camp zone for adventure fanatics; it is an ideal place for trekking. From here places like Aritar, Lokdara and Chujachen are also closer.

Best Time to Visit

The best time to visit Lungchok Valley is during the summers when the air is cool and pleasant. The months between March and May are ideal.

lungchok-valley

Points of Interest: Must Visit Places in Aritar

Sikkim Travel Information at a Glance