Itinerary:WO 03 DR SK - DARJEELING (02N), KALIMPONG (01N) , GANGTOK (03N) – 06 NIGHTS & 07 DAYS
Duration:06 NIGHTS & 07 DAYS
Highlights:GANGTOK, KALIMPONG, DARJEELING
Day 01 : Arrival at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB) and Transfer to Darjeeling 78 km , 2 ½ hr. drive)
On arrival meet & greet session at New Jalpaiguri Railway Station (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB), after that our representative will brief the tour , then take the departure transfer to Darjeeling (78 Kilometers, 2:30 hours) - at an elevation of 6701 feet , popularly known as the Queen of the hills –Darjeeling offers spectacular views of Mt. Kanchendzonga– Stroll to Mall.Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Day 02 : Darjeeling Local Sight Seeing
Early morning at about 3:45 am drive to (8000 feet / 2440 meters) Tiger hill through primitive forests of oak, magnolia to view sunrise over Kanchendzonga Peak (subject to clear weather) – On the way back visit Ghoom Monastery, Peace memorial & Batasia Loop – Back to hotel for breakfast - After having breakfast, a sightseeing tour of Darjeeling will be arranged. Within this tour, you can visit the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park (closed on Thursday), Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self Help Centre (closed on Sunday), Tea Garden (outer view) and Japanese Peace Pagoda.Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Day – 03 : Transfer to Kalimpong via half day local sightseeing
After breakfast proceed for Kalimpong ( 57 km , 2:30 hrs drive approx. ). Situated on the foothills of the Himalayas at an elevation of 1243 meters / 4078 feet –Visit Deolo view point , Durpin dara , Mangal dham , Pine view cactus nursery , Dr. Grahams home , Army gold course (drive pass).Over night stay at Kalimpong.
Day – 04 : Transfer to Gangtok
After breakfast proceed for Pelling ( 92 km , 3 – 3 ½ hrs of drive approx).Gangtok the capital of Sikkim.Situated at an altitude of ( 5500 feet ).With a spectacular view of the Khangchendzonga, the town provides the perfect base for travel through the state.Evening stroll around the Mall / local market.Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day - 05 : Excursion to Tsangu Lake / Tsomgo Lake & Baba mandir
Post breakfast proceed for next round of sightseeing. Today’s excursion will take you to the enthralling Tsangu / Tsomgo Lake which is located at a height of 12,400 ft above the sea level, this is holy lake of Sikkim after that visit Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir (13,200 feet). After that you will be driven back to the hotel. Evening is free.overnight stay in Gangtok
Day - 06 – Gangtok Local Sightseeing
Post breakfast start for the city tour of Gangtok – Visit to Directorate of Handicrafts & Handloom, Research Institute of Tibetology, Do Drul Chorten (Stupa), Enchey Monastery, White Hall, Flower Show, Hanuman Tok, Ganesh Tok, and Tashi View point.Over Night stay at Gangtok
Day – 07 - Departure to New Jalpaiguri (NJP) / Bagdogra Airport (IXB)
Morning breakfast - After breakfast transfer to New Jalpaiguri (NJP) or Bagdogra Airport (IXB) Nearly 120 kilometers 3 ½ - 4hours’ drive – Guest are advised to start early but not to rush - Forwarding Journey.
SCANNED COPY OF VOTER CARD OR DRIVING LICENCE OR PASSPORT ALONG WITH PASSPORT SIZE PHOTOGRAPH OF ALL TRAVELLERS
NB : NRI, OCI, PIO Card holder & Foreign National are not allowed to visit Baba Mandir&Nathula Pass. They are allowed to visit till Tsangu Lake, with a valid permit. They also have to be 02 & above in number to visit Tsangu Lake. For getting the valid permit these guest will have to bring with them their valid passport & visa / OCI / PIO Card. They will also be required to bring along with them 08 passport size photograph for processing their permits into Sikkim, Tsangu Lake, Lachen&Lachung. There will be an additional cost for processing the permit & making the tour applicable. Kindly write to us for additional cost.
For Indian Passport Holders to process the permit we would require the following:
We are not responsible for tour cancellation due to Force Majeure clause (Expenses / Cancellations incurred due to mishaps, landslide, strikes, political unrest etc.) Additional expenses incurred due to Force Majeure Clause on the ongoing tour shall be borne by the guest on actual.