- Duration: 7N / 8D
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- Price: On Request
07 Nights / 08 Days
2N Gangtok – 2N Pelling – 2N Darjeeling – 1N Kalimpong
In Gangtok, visit Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir Excursion
In Pelling, Excursion to Yuksom, Rimbi Waterfalls, Rimbi Hydro Project & Khecheopalri Lake
In Kalimpong, Dello hills, Flower Nurseries, Zong Dog Palri Fo- Brong Monastery and Durbin Dara Monastery
In Darjeeling, visit to Tiger Hill early morning to view Everest and snow-capped Himalayan range.
Sightseeing in Darjeeling – Ghoom Monastery, Japanese Temple , Himalayan Zoological Park & Himalayan Mountaineering Institute
Sightseeing tours by private air-conditioned vehicle
Start and End in Bagdogra / New Jalpaiguri
Day 01 – Bagdogra / New Jalpaiguri – Gangtok
Welcome on arrival at Bagdogra Airport / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station and transfer to Gangtok (114kms/4.5hrs), At an altitude of 5500ft Gangtok is the capital of the state of Sikkim is a beautiful and clean town promising of the best monasteries and landscapes. Evening free for individual activity and leisure,
Overnight at hotel.
Day 02 – Excursion Trip to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir
AM start for a day trip to Tsomgo lake (12400ft), which is only 32kms from Gangtok City, the lake is almost about 1Km long, oval in shape and 15 mtrs deep. The lake is considered sacred by the local people, further 12Kms visit Baba Mandir dedicated to the memory of the soldier Harbhajan Singh. Evening free at Gangtok for shopping and individual activity.
Day 03 – Gangtok to Pemayangtse
Morning transfer to Pemayangtse (123kms/6.5hrs). Pemayangtse is a very small Himalayan village in West Sikkim. Pelling is the nearest motor able point from Mt. Kanchendzonga, worlds 03rd highest peak, offers a good sunrise and all day long view of Kanchendzonga and the entire Eastern Himalayan range. Evening free for individual activity and leisure,
Overnight at hotel.
Day 04 – Excursion to Yuksom
After breakfast we drive to Yuksom (5840 Ft / 1780 Mts, 35 Kms / 02 Hrs.) on way panoramic sightseeing of Darap Village, Rimbi Water fall & Hydro Project, Khecheopalri Lake (6000 Ft / 1829 Mts) it is one of the sacred Buddhist mountain lake and it is believed that whatever is wished in front of the lake comes true. Myth is that when a leaf falls on the placid clear water surface, it is picked by a bird & Kanchenjunga Water fall. A further drive takes you to Yuksom (the meeting place of three monks) – the first capital of Sikkim. This was the place where the first Chogyal (a ruling dynasty in Sikkim) was crowned. Evening back to Pelling and Overnight at Hotel.
Day 05 – Pemayangtse to Kalimpong
Morning enjoy a leisurely breakfast and transfer to Kalimpong (115 Kms / 5hrs), a quiet hill resort in eastern Himalaya. Kalimpong is famous for its Orchids & Nurseries and some of the some of the rarest cacti & Orchids can be seen. Oak, Maple and chestnut stretch up the ridge as far as the eye can reach. Check in at Hotel. Evening visit the local market to have an in depth knowledge about the local culture and community.
Day 06 – Kalimpong Sightseeing and Transfer to Darjeeling
Breakfast at the hotel followed half day sightseeing in and around Kalimpong Covering Zong Dog Palri Fo- Brong Monastery (Durpin Dara Monastery), Flower & Orchid Nurseries, Dello Hill. Later transfer to Darjeeling (70Kms / 3hrs). Once the summer capital of India, Darjeeling is a land of infinite variety and charm. It will cater you a mix-experience of lively nature & charming Himalayan people. It is the place of Dorje, the mystic thunderbolt of the Lama- Religion. Surrounded by Tea gardens, this little town faces some of the Himalayas highest peaks. Take a rest and then a walk around town to appreciate the new culture you are in.
Overnight at Hotel.
Day 07 – Darjeeling Local Sightseeing (9 am to 5 pm)
After breakfast at hotel set out to visit Ghoom Monastery; Batashia Loop War Memorial; Padmaja N. Zoological Garden (Closed on Thursday), Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Tibetan Refugee Self-help Center (Closed on Sunday), Tenzing & Gombu Rock, Tea Estate & Japanese Peace Pagoda. By walk visit the mall road and local market (Closed on Thursday) in the evening.
Note: – Tiger Hill Visit is subject to availability of permit on the previous evening. As per new regulations a limited number of vehicles are issued the permit. Since we cannot confirm the same in advance – this visit can be done on direct payment.
Day 08 – Darjeeling – Bagdogra / New Jalpaiguri
Morning Transfer to Bagdogra Airport / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station
End of Services
7 night accommodation in well-appointed hotels or equivalent
Meal plan as on either Bed & Breakfast / or with Lunch or Dinner or Full Board
Transportation as per itinerary and number of people
AC will not be operational when travelling in the hills.
Vehicle is not on personal disposal but as per itinerary
Vehicle will be changed depending on local vehicle regulations and road / weather condition.
Half Day Kalimpong Local Sightseeing.
Day Trip to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir
One half day sightseeing at Pelling.
One Full day sightseeing at Darjeeling covering 03 & Best Points
All Parking Charges.
Nathula pass/Yumesamdong/Mirik Excursion & Toy train ride Darjeeling at additional Cost & on availability.
Personal Expenses: such as Laundry, Telephone Calls, Alcohol & Non Alcoholic Beverages, Food (if not included)
Additional Sightseeing or usage of vehicle not mentioned the itinerary
Any services not mentioned in the itinerary
High Season Surcharge.
Camera / Video camera fees applicable at monument
Check Inn & Check out time as per Hotel Policy
All tourist places are open and state body reserves right to close any places if found necessary.
Please carefully note the opening and closing days of each of the sightseeing points given in the itinerary.
Most of the 7 sightseeing points in Darjeeling are closed on Thursdays, Forests are also closed on Thursdays, In Gangtok, Institute of Tibetology Institute of Handicrafts and handlooms are closed on Sundays. Nathula Pass is closed on Mondays and Tuesday and is subject to the availability of permits from the army.
Guest need to carry valid ID proof to obtain special permits required for sightseeingHotels are very strict with the child policy. Please carry the age proof so that it can be produced when asked for
Toy train tickets & Cable car tickets are subject to availability & days of operations.