D - DARJEELING - GANGTOK
Day 1 New Jalpaiguri Station / Bagdogra Airport – Gangtok (Approx. 125 kms, 4 hrs. drive)
Arrive NJP/Siliguri Railway Station or Bagdogra airport & transfer to Gangtok. Check-in to hotel . Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day 2 Gangtok –Tsogmo (Changu) Lake –Gangtok
After breakfast start for an excursion to Tsomgo Lake (12,400 ft.) & Baba Mandir (13,200 ft.) which is 55 kms one way from Gangtok city. Overnight at Gangtok
Day 3 Gangtok – Lachung ( Approx 117 kms 6 hours drive)
Pick from Gangtok Hotel & transfer to Lachen in North Sikkim .On the way visit Tashi view point, Kabi Longtsok, Singhik, Seven Sister Water Falls, Chungthang Confluence. Overnight stay at Lachen.
Day 4 Lachung Sightseeing
Early morning drive to Thangu Valley a remote high altitude village of Tibetan Nomads and also proceed further to get some breathtaking view of alpine valley of frozen rivers. From Chopta Valley drive to Gurudongmar Lake close to Tibet Border, Back to Lachen , Check out from Lachen and drive further to Lachung via Chungthang. Check in at hotel. Overnight stay at Lachung.
Day 5 Lachung – Yumthang - Gangtok
Early morning drive to Yumthang Valley , Yumesamdong (Zero point) Alpine flower valley in North Sikkim. On the way visit the Hotspring, Singba Rhododendron Sanctuar and drive back to Lachung . Check out from Lachung and drive back to Gangtok . Overnight stay at Gangtok.
Day 6 Gangtok city sightseeing – Pelling (Approx120 kms, 5 hrs. drive)
After breakfast at the hotel 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.
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.
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 stay 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 at the hotel and 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 Check-out from hotel on time and transfer to NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport for your onward journey with memories of Trip 4 Joy .
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