DURATION : 05 Nights/ 06 Days
DESTINATION : Darjeeling 2 NT + Gangtok 2 NT
Day 01 - Bagdogra / New Jalpaiguri – Darjeeling (95 kms / 3 Hrs.)
Arrive Bagdogra Airport / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station and you will be met our representative and transfer to Darjeeling. Upon arrival check in to the hotel. Unpack your bag and relax and then you can walk around town to appreciate the new culture you are in. Darjeeling, a scenic hill resort town in Eastern India, is surrounded by Tea gardens on one side, and the mighty Himalayan peaks on the other. It is the place of Dorje, the mystic thunderbolt of the Lama-Religion. Overnight stay in Darjeeling.
Day 02 – Darjeeling Local Sightseeing (Full Day) - Darjeeling stay
Early Morning breakfast – full day sightseeing tour includes - Padmaja Naidu Zoological Park, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Ropeway, Tenzing - Gombu Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self Help Centre (Closed on Sunday), Beautiful Tea Estate (Garden), Lebong Race Course, Japanese Temple - other places of visit are Peace Pagoda, Lal kothi, Dhirdham Temple, Ava Art Gallery, Natural History Museum (Sunday Closed) - back to hotel - evening free to visit around Mall or the Local market area - overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Day 03 – Transfer - Gangtok - Gangtok Local Sightseeing
Gangtok stay – Early morning breakfast – Transfer to Gangtok – Nearly 135 Kilometers 3 – 3 ½ hours drive - The capital land of the 22nd State of India, Sikkim is one of the most beautiful hill station with varied options for tourist – it is known for the Monastery, Orchids, High altitude Lake and Butterflies - hotel check in - sightseeing to Directorate of Handicrafts & Handloom, Research Institute of Tibetology, Do Drul Chorten (Stupa), Enchey Monastery, White Hall, Flower Show, Rumtek Monastery, one of the finest monastery where His holy Dalai Lama stayed for some time, Various View Point, Botanical Garden, etc - back to hotel - evening free - over night stay at Gangtok.
Day 04 - Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir (Full Day)
Gangtok Stay - Morning breakfast at hotel - excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir nearly 40 kilometers ( 2 hours drive) along the Kyongnosla Alpine Sanctuary, the home to the red Panda and the Blood Pheasant with Rhododendron and other alpine trees - Situated at an elevation of 3753 meters / 12310 feet - The Lake is oval shaped lake nearly 50 feet deep - generally covered in snow for most of the year – This lake is home to the Brahmini Ducks & many migratory Birds – nearby is the sacred Baba Mandir known to be a very holy site for all - Nathu - La Pass to Republic of China is nearly 20 kilometers and is optional tour -back to Gangtok -evening free to roam around M G Road (Mall) or local Shopping center - overnight stay at Gangtok.
DAY 05 - Drop at Airport/ Railway station for Onward Journey
After breakfast check out from hotel and proceed for onward journey. Drop at Bagdogra Airport or New Jalpaiguri Railway station. Tours end with sweet memories.
1) Tiger Hill