Itinerary:WO 05 DR SK - GANGTOK (02N), LACHEN ( 01N) , LACHUNG (01N) & DARJEELING (02N) – 06 NIGHTS & 07 DAYS
Duration:06 NIGHTS & 07 DAYS
Highlights: GANGTOK, LACHEN, LACHUNG, DARJEELING
Day 01 : Arrival & transfer to Gangtok ( 117 km / 3 ½ - 4 hours’ drive approx.)
Our representative will be there to receive You at Bagdogra Airport (IXB) / New Jalpaiguri (NJP) railway station – After meet & greet session take the departure transfer to Gangtok at an height of 5500 feet and is the most visited spot of India - It is one of the most beautiful town with varieties of Rhododendron, Orchids and butterflies - Evening free to roam around M G Road or local Shopping center.Over Night stay at Gangtok.
Day 02 : 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 03 : Transfer to Lachen
Early morning breakfast drive to Lachen (9800 feet).On the way visit Tashi view point , Seven sister falls , Naga water falls .The infrastructure is not good due to the remoteness and the snowfall / Rainfall –People visit this part of the Sikkim (North) to enjoy snow , scenic beauty .Check into a hotelOvernight stay in Lachen.
Day 04 : Excursion to Gurudongmar lake , Chopta valley& transfer to Lachung
Post breakfast proceed for a thrilling excursion to Chopta valley (13,200 feet) - Gurudongmar lake ( excluding package )( 17800 feet) .Back to hotel , post lunch proceed for Lachung ( 8800 feet).Overnight stay at Lachung.
Day 05: Lachung – Yumthang Valley Excursion
After breakfast proceed to Yumthang Valley which is Known as Valley of Flowers (11800 Ft / 3598 Mts / 25 Kms / 1 ½ hours one way). On the way back, visit Hot Spring considered to have medicinal properties. Back to hotel & leave for Gangtok on the way witness Bheema falls , twin water falls.Over night stay at Gangtok.
Day 06 : Gangtok - Darjeeling ( 117km / 4hrs)
After breakfast proceed for Darjeeling (6710 feet) - Popularly known as the Queen of the hills –It offers spectacular views of the Mount Everest, Mount Kanchendzonga and the rest of spectacular Himalayan range. Check in to hotel.Over night stay at Darjeeling.
Day 07 : 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 08 : Departure – Transfer from Darjeeling to Bagdogra Airport (IXB)
Morning breakfast - After breakfast transfer to Bagdogra Airport (IXB) Nearly 82 kilometers 2 ½ - 3 hours’ 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.