Tour to North East (Darjeeling – Gangtok – Kalimpong Tour)
Time Consumed: 10 Nights/ 11 Days.
Cities Covered: Gangtok(3N) – Lachung(2N) – Pelling(2N) – Kalimpong(1N) – Darjeeling(2N)
Highlights of the tour
# Excursion To Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir
# Excursion To Yumthang Valley
# Full Day Sight seeing In Pelling
Day 01: NJP/ IXB – Gangtok
Meet and Greet on arrival at NJP/Bagdogra & transfer to Gangtok. Rest of the evening free for own activities , O/n stay at hotel.
Day 02: Excursion To Tsomgo Lake & Baba Mandir (timing will depend on the issuance of Permit)
A day excursion to Tsomgo Lake – situated at a height of 3,780 mts. with an average depth of 50 ft & Baba Mandir – The shrine maid in memory of sepoy Harbahajan Sing , Back to Gangtok. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 03: Gangtok – Lachung ( timing will depend on the issuance of Permit )
After breakfast pick up at 0900 A.M from hotel at Gangtok & transfer to Lachung (altitude 8610 ft). Via Phodong, Mangan, Singik Chungthang & Maltim , Lunch on the way. Overnight stay at Lachung.
Day 04: Excursion To Yumthang Valley
Early Morning visit Yumthang-Valley ( Famous as Valley of variety of Rhododendron ), Yumthang is the summer grazing ground of the yaks & winter playgrounds of yetis. On the way back visit the Hot Spring considered to have medicinal properties. Back to resort for lunch. O/n stay at Lachung
Day 05: Lachung – Gangtok
After Breakfast transfer to Gangtok , Afternoon visit Rumtek Monastery , O/n stay at hotel .
Day 06: Gangtok – Pelling
After breakfast transfer to Pelling , One can enjoy the spectacular Eastern Himalayan Range from Pelling .On arrival Check in into the hotel , Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 07: Full Day Sight Seeing In Pelling
Go for a full day sightseeing tour covering in first half , Rimbi Water Falls, Rimbi Rock Garden, Kanchandzonga waterfalls , Khechepadi wishing Lake, Second half cover the Pemayangtse Monastery , Rabedentse Ruins (2nd capital of Sikkim ) , Tikjuk view point , Helipad ground. After visit return to hotel , O/n stay at hotel .
Day 08: Pelling – Kalimpong
After breakfast transfer to Kalimpong , On arrival at Kalimpong proceed for sightseeing program , Covering the Dello, Flower / Orchid Nursery, Dr. Grahams Home , Mangal Dham, Zelepla View point and Buddhist monastery ,Back to hotel , O/n stay at Kalimpong.
Day 09: Kalimpong – Darjeeling
After breakfast transfer to Darjeeling , It is one of the most magnificent hill resorts in the world. Rest of the day free for own activities , O/n stay at hotel.
Day 10: In Darjeeling
Early Morning at 0400 AM visit Tiger Hill ,famous for sunrise over Mt. Kanchendzonga,on way back visit Ghoom Monastery, Batasia Loop and back to hotel. After breakfast proceed for visit 7 points ,covering The Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, PNZ Zoological Park (closed on Thursday) Tenzing Rock, Tibetans Refuge Centre (closed on Sunday), Tea Garden (outer view), Japanese Temple, Peace Pagoda & Ropeway (not operational only view point) . Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 11: Darjeeling – NJP / IXB
Morning free for packing & transfer to NJP Station or Bagdogra airport for return journey.