H - DARJEELING
Day 1 New Jalpaiguri Station / Bagdogra Airport – Gangtok (Approx. 125 kms, 4 hrs. drive)
Arrive at New Jalpaiguri station or Bagdogra airport and proceed to Gangtok the capital city of Sikkim. Arrive at Gangtok En-route Visit Buddha Park - a 130-foot high statue of the Buddha. Check into hotel. Evening is at leisure. Overnight at Gangtok.
Day 2 Gangtok –Tsogmo (Changu) Lake –Gangtok
After breakfast start for an excursion to Changu Lake (12,400 ft.) & Baba Mandir (13,200 ft.) which is 55 kms one way from Gangtok city. Proceed for Gangtok city tour that includes Rumtek Monastery, Golden Stupa & Nalanda Institute. Also visit Tashi View Point, Ganesh Mandir, Hanuman Tok. Enjoy the Rope Way Ride and visit Flower exhibition show, Vidhan Sabha from outside, Dordul Chorten Stupa and Tibetology. Later Enjoy shoping on the mall road. Overnight at Gangtok.
Day 3 Gangtok – Lachung ( Approx 117 kms 6 hours drive)
After breakfast proceed for drive to Lachung enroute visiting villages and water falls. On arrival free time for relaxation or leisure activities.Overnight at Lachung
Day 4 Lachung – Yumthang – Lachung
After Breakfast excursion to Yumthang Valley - The valley of flowers & back. Flora, Fauna, Rhododendrons and Primulas and found in abundance. Yumthang is the summer grazing grounds of the Yaks. On the way back visit the Sulphur Hot Spring, considered to have medicinal properties. . Overnight at Lachung
Day 5 Lachung – Gangtok
After Breakfast drive to Gangtok. Arrive Gangtok by late evening. Overnight at Gangtok
Day 6 Gangtok city sightseeing – Pelling (Approx120 kms, 5 hrs. drive)
After breakfast proceed for city tour. visiting Tashi View Point, Ganesh Tok, Do Drul Chorten, Namgyal Institute of Tibetology (closed on Sundays), Cottage Industry (closed on Sundays) and Flower Show Complex. Afternoon drive from Gangtok to Pelling. This village is situated at an altitude of 2000 mts (approx.) and commands a spectacular view of Mt.Kanchenjunga. On arrival check-in to your hotel. Overnight at Pelling.
Note: Local sightseeing in Gangtok will be done using Non AC Maruti Vans for all categories of hotels as per the regulation of the local transport associations
Day 7 Pelling – sightseeing
After breakfast proceed for city tour visiting Pemayangste Monastery, Rabtense Ruins, Helipad, Rambi, Darap, Khechipalri Lake, Kanchenjunga Fall and Rock Garden. Overnight stay at Pelling.
Note: Local sightseeing in Pelling will be done using Non AC Jeeps/Tata Sumos as per the regulation of the local transport associations
Day 8 Pelling – Darjeeling (Approx. 109 kms, drive 4hrs)
After breakfast transfer to Darjeeling (6,710 ft.). On arrival check-in to hotel & rest of the day free. Overnight at Darjeeling
Day 9 Darjeeling -sightseeing
Early morning visit Tiger Hill to see a beautiful sunrise and Himalayan Range like Kanchandzonga, Mount Everest etc. One can see the horizon changing colors just before sunrise and then the entire Himalayan range turn golden. It is truly a majestic sight and Ghoom Monastery which is oldest Monastery in the area which was built in 1875 and one can see the image of Mythey Buddha 15ft. height on the way back from Tiger Hill. After breakfast proceed for city tour visiting Himalayan Mountaineering Institute(closed on Thursday) which was started by Tenzing Norgay after he climbed Mt. Everest, Zoological Park(closed on Thursday), Tibetan Refugee Centre (closed on Sunday), Tenzing Rock, Gombu Rock and Happy Valley Tea Estate(from outside). Overnight at Darjeeling.
Day 10 Darjeeling -New Jalpaiguri Station / Bagdogra Airport (Approx. 100kms, 3hrs drive) -Hometown
After breakfast proceed to Bagdogra Airport to board flight or proceed to New Jalpaiguri station to board your train for your hometown. Tour Ends With Sweet Memories.
Accommodation in comfortable and convenient hotels
Entrance fees of all sightseeing places to be visited from inside
Travel by comfortable A/c or Non A/c coach / Vehicle as per the tour itinerary
All Meals – Breakfast & Dinner (set menu) as mentioned in the itinerary
All Tips – Guide, Driver and Restaurants
Govt Tax of 9.00% over and above the Tour Cost mentioned
Cost of Pre/Post tour hotel accommodation
Porterage (coolie charges), laundry, telephone charges, shopping, wines and alcoholic beverages, mineral water, items of personal nature and food or drink which is not part of a set group menu
Any services or activity charges other than those included in the group tour itinerary
Anything specifically not mentioned in the Inclusion