A tiny village cuddling both banks of the Lachung River, Lachung is situated in northeast Sikkim. This charming mountain village is blanketed with snow covered mountain peaks, splendid waterfalls, unsoiled streams and apple orchards. Travellers visiting Lachung can taste the best quality apples, peaches and apricots. The Lachung Gompa here is the most popular site raised around 1880. Travellers can also visit the Shingba Rhododendron sanctuary brimming with Rhododendron trees and shrubs.