Darjeeling is a Himalayan city in the Indian state of West Bengal.It is the most popular and perhaps the most spectacular hill resort of India. Located on the footsteps of the Himalayas and perched on the roof of the world, it is surrounded by snow caped mountains and dense forests.Gangtok, the land of monasteries, is also the largest town of Sikkim. Situated in the Shivalik Hills and lying at an altitude of 1437 m, its an important Buddhist Pilgrimage Centre.Some of the major attractions......
Stay in a Hotel on twin sharing basis for 5 nights and 6 days.
Daily buffet breakfast.
Arrival & Departure transfers by exclusive non-A/C Tata Sumo or similar vehicle.(EX Bagdogra Airport / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station).
One half day city tour of Gangtok.
Day Trip to Tsomgo Lake.
One Full day sightseeing\'s at Darjeeling covering 03 & Best Points exclusive appropriate sized non A/C vehicle.
All Parking Charges.
All applicable hotel taxes.
Assistance on arrival.
3.09% Service taxes extra.
Guide charges, Porter charges, Government Service tax and Entry fees are not included.
All the Personal Expenses : Laundry, Telephone calls, Alcoholic & Non Alcoholic beverages, Food (if not included) have to be borne by the guest.
Additional Sightseeing or usage of vehicle are not included.
High Season Surcharge.
Cost does not include any other thing apart from the itinerary inclusions.
Day 1: Arrival at Bagdogra Airport / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station - Darjeeling (95 kms. / 3 hrs)
Welcome on arrival at Bagdogra Airport / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station and transfer to Darjeeling .Once the summer capital of India, Darjeeling is a land of infinite variety and charm. It will cater you a mix-experience of lively nature & charming Himalayan people. It is the place of Dorje, the mystic thunderbolt of the Lama-Religion. Surrounded by Tea gardens; this little town faces some of the highest peaks of the Himalayas. Take rest and then walk around town to appreciate the new culture you are in. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 2: Local Sightseeing tour at Darjeeling
Early morning start for "Tiger Hill" to watch the spectacular sunrise and its amazing effects on the Mt. Kanchendzonga (Worlds 3rd highest peak).Visit Ghoom Monastery and Batashia Loop War Memorial while returning to the Hotel. Breakfast at the Hotel followed by half day local sightseeing covering Padmaja N. Zoological Garden (Closed on Thursday), Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (Closed on Thursday), Tibetan Refugee Self-help Center (Closed on Sunday) and visit to the Mall, Local Market (Closed on Thursday). Evening free for shopping & individual activity and there will be overnight stay at hotel.
Day 3: Darjeeling to Gangtok (105 kms. / 4 hrs)
Morning transfer to Gangtok, At an altitude of 5500ft Gangtok is the capital of the state of Sikkim is a beautiful and clean town promising of the best monasteries and landscapes. Evening free for individual activity and leisure, overnight at hotel.
Day 4: Gangtok local sightseeing
Morning start the half day sightseeing in and around this capital city of Sikkim, covering Chortan( Stupa) Institute of Tibetology (Closed on Sunday), Institute of Handicrafts and handlooms (Closed on Sunday) and, Ranka Monastery & Jakhri water falls.
Day 5: Excursion trip to Tsomgo lake
AM start for a half day trip to Tsomgo lake (12400ft), 32kms from Gangtok City. The lake is almost about 1Km long, oval in shape and 15 mtrs deep. The lake is considered sacred by the local people, Evening free at Gangtok for shopping and individual activity.
Day 6: Gangtok to Bagdogra / New Jalpaiguri (114 Kms / 05 hrs)
Morning Transfer to Bagdogra Airport / New Jalpaiguri Railway Station, Tour Ends..