The trek from Lachen
- Green Lake - Dzongu is a combination of adventure and culture.
The trek starts from Lachen the village inhabited by the Bhutan's
of Sikkim and terminates at the village Lingzia in Dzongu area,
the homeland of the Lepchas the indigenous people of Sikkim. This
trek offers rear opportunity to visit the famous Tolong Gompa an
important and the most inaccessible monastery in Sikkim.
This trekking route is
mainly meant for adventure as well as understanding of Bhutia and
Lepcha culture, it leads you to Lepchas’ hidden place –Dzongu, still
forbidden for the outside world due to its uniqueness, crossing
through Kishongla – 4,785 m, Kishongda, Famous Tolung Monastery is
amidst forests and beautiful places along with many high altitude
medicinal plants. There is also a sacred lake for seeking
fulfillment of your personal unfulfilled wish. Trekking duration
depends upon each guest from 4-6 hrs. a day and night rest at
Jakthang, Yabuk, Rest Camp, Kishongda-4,228 m, Tolung – 3,002 m,
Tolung Monastery – 2,487 m, Linzia / Tingvong village – 1,085 m.