Frozen Tsangu Lake on 21 February - Thangu Photo

Frozen Tsangu Lake on 21 February - Thangu Photo

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Thangu is a small but scenic area, located in the state of Sikkim, at an altitude of 13,000 feet. The more popular tourist destination of Lachen, it is approximately at a distance of 30 km from Lachen. With introduction of tourism activities like......Read more on Thangu

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Lachen, Thangu
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Lachen, Thangu
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Lachen, inhabited by Tibetan and Bhutia communities, is situated on the North Sikkim Highway, near the town of Thangu. It is a gateway to the Gurudongmar Lake and the Chopta Valley. The Lachen Monastery is the major attraction of the town constructed in 1806. The... Read More »
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Gurudongmar Lake, Thangu
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The Gurudongmar Lake is situated close to the Indo-Chinese border at a height of around 17,100 ft. This lake is among the highest lakes in the world. It is believed that the lake has been blessed by Guru Padmasambhava, also known as Guru Rinpoche. It is a sacred place for... Read More »
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Muguthang Valley, Thangu
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Muguthang Valley is at an elevation of 15,500 ft and can be reached by trekking from the Chopta Valley. The valley is home to the Tibetan community. Read More »

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