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Lachung Monastery, Lachung

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  • Lachung Monastery is an Buddhist gompa in the Lachung at 9600 ft asl at the confluence of the Lachen River and Lachung River, tributaries of the Teesta River. Permits are required for visits to North ...  more »
  • There are 2 Gompas (monasteries) in Lachung. The bigger Gompa is better known to tourists and tourist vehicle drivers. But there is also a smaller gompa at Singrik, the entry point of Lachung. It is a...  more »
  • Amidst the bending river, inclined roads, snow capped hills one has to drive for 6-7 hours from Gangtok to reach lachung. The monastery is on the other side of the river connected by a hanging bridge....  more »
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