DARJEELING & SIKKIM TOUR
DARJEELING & SIKKIM TOUR – 5N 6D
Day 01 – Arrival early morning in Siliguri and drive to Darjeeling.
you up from Train Station and transfer – Darjeeling – Nearly 105 kilometers 3 ½
– 4 hours drive – At an height of 2123 meters / 70001 feet lies the land of
breathtaking beauty, sloping tea gardens with spectacular views of the Mount
Everest is the Queen of the hills – It is also home to the famous World
Heritage train – on the way visit Salesian College Sonada. The
Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) Evening free to roam around Mall or local
Shopping centre –
Over Night stay at Darjeeling.
Day 02: Darjeeling Local Sight Seeing
morning at around 3:45 AM drive to 8000 feet / 2440 meters through primitive
forests of oak, magnolia to Tiger Hill 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 breakfast next round of sightseeing – Half
Day city tour includes Padmaja Naidu Zoological Park, Ropeway, Tensing Gumpo Rock, Tibetan Refugee Self Help Center (Closed on Sunday), Tea Estate, Peace Pagoda, St Andrew church and Cathedral Church Darjeeling– Back to hotel – Evening free to stroll around the Mall
area or Chowk Bazaar –
Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Day 3: Transfer to Gangtok & Gangtok Local Sight Seeing (Half Day)
breakfast – Transfer to Gangtok – Nearly 135 Kilometers 3 – 3 ½ hour’s drive –
Gangtok – The capital 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 – It has option for
tourist of all ages – Check into Hotel – Drive for visit to Directorate of Handicrafts & Handloom,
Research Institute of Tibetology, Do Drul Chorten (Stupa), Enchey Monastery, White Hall, Flower Show, etc – Back to hotel – Evening free –
Night stay at Gangtok.
Day 04 : Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir (Full Day)
breakfast at hotel – Excursion to Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir ( New ) nearly 40 kilometers The Lake is oval shaped
lake nearly 50 feet deep – Generally covered in snow for most of the year 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 – Over Night stay at
Gangtok (In case of Landslide or due to any other reasons if Tshangu Lake is
closed then an alternate sightseeing will be provided).
Night stay at Gangtok.
Day 05: Sikkim to Kalimpong: (3-4hours)
After Breakfast drive to Kolimpong
on way can stop for some site.
Deolo Hill, Zong Dhog palri, (Paragliding optional)
Night in Siliguri.
Day 06: Kalimpong to Silliguri (2-3hours)
After breakfast drive and visite Cactus Nuesery, and Boat rafting and
continue driving up to Silliguri on the way we can stop some site and for
(Boat rafting optional).
Drop to train Station/ Bagdogra Airport.
End of the Tour – Back Home with sweet memories