Itinerary:WO 12 OB – 7N & 8D – TUKDAH (02N) – RANGAROON (01N) – CHATAKPUR (02N) – SITTONG (01N) – LATPANCHOR ( 01N)
Duration:07 NIGHTS & 08 DAYS
Highlights:TUKDAH, RANGAROON, CHATAKPUR, SITTONG, LATPANCHOR
Day 1 : Arrival & transfer Tukdah Tea Garden
On arrival meet & greet atNew Jalpaiguri railway (NJP) station then transfer to Tukdah Tea Garden via Sevoke – Teesta Bazar - ( 86km , 2 ½ - 3 hrs. drive ).On the way visit Peshok Tea Garden , Lamahatta view point.Enjoy the scenic beauty throughout the drive .Post lunch take a walk to the famous Tukdah Tea Estate , visit tea factory.Overnight stay atTukdah Tea Garden.
Day 2 : Kalimpong city tour & back
Early morning breakfast & proceed for Kalimpong ( 30 km , 1 ½ hr. drive approx.) via Lamahatta , Peshok Tea Garden , Lopchu Tea Garden.Visit Deolo view point , Pine view cactus nursery , Dr.Grahams home. One can go for white water rafting at Melli ( 16 km from Tukdah , an hour drive) if time permits .Overnight stay at Tukdah Tea Garden.
Day 3: Transfer to Rangaroon Tea Garden
Early morning enjoy Mt.Kanchenjunga from your stay. On a clear day one can sight glimpse of Samdruptse Post breakfast , check out & proceed for Rangaroon Tea Garden (16 km , 45 min. drive approx).Overnight stay at Rangaroon Tea Garden.
Day 4: Rangaroon - Darjeeling – Chatakpur
Early morning tea &enjoy Mt.Kanchenzonga (subject to clear weather) from your stay.Post breakfast proceed for Darjeeling ( 17 km, 1 hr. drive approx) city tour – covering Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park & Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Tenzing & Gombu Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self-Help Center (Closed on Sunday) & Tea Estate. After that proceed for Chatakpur ( 16 km , 1 hr. drive approx). Overnight stay at Chatakpur.
Day 5 : Chatakpur village visit
Early morning proceed to the view point ( 15 min. uphill walk) to experience magnificent sunrise just back side of famous Tiger Hill .Post breakfast proceed for a jungle trek with an expert guide ( on complimentary basis).After lunch visit the tiny village comprises of 18 families& their livelihood .Over night stay at Chatakpur.
Day 6 : Chatakpur to Sittong
Post breakfast proceed for Sittong (29 km , 1 ½ hrs. drive approx) via Mungpoo “ Rabindra Smiriti Bhavan” , Cinchona plantation , Surel Kothi.Over night stay at Sittong.
Day 7 : Transfer to Latpanchor
Post breakfast visit the orange orchard , the only church ( 150 years old) once made of bamboo during British era. After that proceed to Latpanchor ( 41 km , 2 hrs. drive approx.) visit Namthing Pokhari or Salamandar Lake , Ahal dara view point , Mahananda wildlife sanctuary.Overnight stay at Latpanchor.
Day 8: Transfer to Airport / Station
Post breakfast check out & proceed to New Jalpaiguri railway station (45 km , 2 hrs. drive approx.) / Bagdogra Airport (58 km , 2 ½ hrs. drive approx.).Tour ends.