Itinerary:WO 05 DR - DARJEELING (02N), CHATAKPUR (01N),KALIMPONG (01N), GANGTOK (03N) – 07 NIGHTS & 08 DAYS
Duration:07 NIGHTS & 08 DAYS
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 toDarjeeling (78 Kilometers, 2 ½ hour’s drive approx) - at an elevation of 6710 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 sightseeing
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 .Post breakfast visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park (closed on Thursday), Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self Help Centre (closed on Sunday), Happy valley tea Garden (outer view) and Japanese temple , Peace Pagoda.Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Day 03 : Darjeeling -Chatakpur
Post breakfast check out & proceed for Chatakpurunder senchal wildlife sanctuary ( 16 km , 1 hr. drive).The drive through dense forest of oak , pine tree is treat for the sore eyes.Chatakpur is a hidden treasure nestled in the Lap of nature situated at an altitude of 7800 feet.It is the habitat of Wild pig , Himalayan black bear , barking dear , Leopard , jungle cat , spotted dear , rabbit on their to Chatakpur.Overnight stay at Chatakpur.
Day 04 : Transfer to Kalimpong via half day city tour
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 , Durpindara , Mangaldham , Pine view cactus nursery , Dr.Grahams home , Army gold course (drive pass).Over night stay at Kalimpong.
Day 05 : Transfer to Gangtok
After breakfast proceed to Gangtok (92 Kilometers, 3 ½ - 4 hours) , the capital of Sikkim.Gangtok is a perfect destination for tourist in search of enchantment, tranquility, trekking or any other adventure. Land of monastery, mystic rituals , situated at an altitude of 5500 feet , is the most often visited spot of India for its rare Orchids and Butterflies. Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day 06 : 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 ( 55 km ) 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 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.
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.